Warne backs Buttler for England captaincy

Cricket legend Shane Warne has suggested that Jos Buttler should replace Joe Root as the current England Test captain. The Australian has claimed that handing over the captaincy would allow Root to become the world’s best batsman, and could benefit England’s long term plans. 2018 has been a huge year for Jos Buttler. Having failed

Joe Root seals the deal for Yorkshire

Joe Root secured a career-best 4-5 to help Yorkshire see off Lancashire within 40 minutes of their Roses clash in the Specsavers County Championship. Root, who eliminated England teammate Jos Buttler during the second day at Old Trafford, returned in superb style to take Graham Onions, Matt Parkinson, and James Anderson, going 4-5 from 7.4

Dominic Bess to make England test debut

Somerset off-spinner Dominic Bess is set to make his test debut for England today. The 20-year-old was named by captain Joe Root in a press conference on Wednesday afternoon, and will feature in the five day test against Pakistan at Lords. Having gone winless in seven games against Australia and New Zealand, England will be