Eoin Morgan played down concerns over Ben Stokes' fitness after England kicked off their Royal London One-Day Series with a convincing 72-run defeat of South Africa at Headingley.
Steve Smith has distanced Australia from the possibility of taking strike action during the upcoming Ashes series if a dispute over pay is not settled soon.
Eoin Morgan's 10th one-day hundred for England proved decisive as the hosts downed South Africa by an emphatic 72-run margin in the Royal London Series opener at Headingley.
Champions Trophy organisers have reassured all eight competing teams of the security measures in place at the tournament in the wake of the terrorist attack in Manchester.
South Africa's team manager says the deadly attack in Manchester left his side with "genuine concerns" about their tour of England but insists sport must not be held ransom by terrorists.
James Anderson is facing an extended spell on the sidelines after the England and Wales Cricket Board announced the seamer has torn his groin.
Marcus Trescothick hit a club record 50th first-class century for Somerset as their Specsavers County Championship clash with Warwickshire ended in a draw.
Fraternising with the enemy may be frowned upon in some sporting circles but England's Ben Stokes admits he was happy to take tips from Australia captain Steve Smith during the Indian Premier League.
England Women's coach Mark Robinson said Sarah Taylor feels like she is "starting a new chapter" after being included in the World Cup squad.
Kyle Coetzer and Matthew Cross both struck centuries as Scotland beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the tour match at Beckenham.
Scotland's cricketers recorded a historic victory over Sri Lanka in Beckenham in Kent on Sunday.
James Anderson is unlikely to bowl again in Lancashire's Specsavers County Championship clash with Yorkshire and will have a groin scan on Monday, Press Association Sport understands.
Lancashire and England are sweating on the fitness of Jimmy Anderson after he pulled up with a groin injury early in the Roses match at Emirates Old Trafford.
AB de Villiers believes South Africa are about to face a Ben Stokes who has taken his game to "the next level".
Alastair Cook may yet find an improbable route back into England's 2019 World Cup reckoning after earning an invitation to next year's North-South Series.
Darren Lehmann is adamant Australia's ongoing pay dispute will not lead to some of their top stars boycotting the Ashes.
Essex marched into the Royal London One-Day Cup semi-finals following a rain-affected victory over Kent.
Chris Woakes sees little reason to fear English cricket may encounter a breakdown in contract negotiations like that afflicting Australia and casting a cloud over next winter's Ashes.
Royal London One-Day Cup table-toppers Essex and Worcestershire discovered their prospective semi-final opponents early after rain washed out three matches in the last round of South Group fixtures.
Mohammad Nawaz has been banned for two months by the Pakistan Cricket Board as part of its investigations into last winter's spot-fixing scandal.
Live international cricket is set to return to free-to-air television as part of the England and Wales Cricket Board's new proposed broadcast deal from 2020, according to tender documents leaked to The Times.
Worcestershire secured top spot in the Royal London One-Day Cup North Group with a Duckworth/Lewis five-wicket victory at Derbyshire.
Former England captain Michael Vaughan believes the Australian pay dispute hanging over the Ashes could be the first of many to affect the international game.
Shane Warne expects new captain Joe Root to change the way England play Test cricket.
Australia vice-captain David Warner has suggested next winter's Ashes series may be in danger because of a pay dispute.
Essex moved close to a home semi-final in the Royal London One-Day Cup with a 72-run win over previous South Group leaders Somerset.
Ben Stokes ended his impressive Indian Premier League stint by helping Rising Pune Supergiant reach the play-offs.
Former Australia captain Mark Taylor has accused the Australian Cricketers' Association (ACA) of failing to cooperate in negotiations with the sport's national governing body over an ongoing pay dispute which could result in a players' strike.
Moeen Ali has called on cricket to make itself more affordable if it is to become truly inclusive.
James Vince scored Hampshire's highest ever List A score but Colin Ingram and Chris Cooke pulled off a stunning run-chase to steal a three-wicket Royal London One-Day Cup victory for Glamorgan.
Jason Gillespie will coach Australia A on their tour of South Africa this summer.
Paul Collingwood rolled back the years to help Durham complete a remarkable four-wicket victory against Nottinghamshire at Trent Bridge.