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England v Sri Lanka: Alex Hales and Joe Root give hosts edge - BBC Sport

Alex Hales hits 83 and Joe Root 80 as England reach 310-6 against Sri Lanka on day one of the second Test at Chester-le-Street.

Piers Morgan
"Calm down, England cricket fans. If you genuinely prefer watching Cook bat to KP then I respect your opinion. I'd see a doctor though." 40 Minutes Ago

Giles Clarke to leave England and Wales Cricket...AU~OF THE WEIRD

Giles Clarke to leave England and Wales Cricket Board in bid to become #InternationalCricketCouncil

England Cricket
""I can't believe I played that shot but that's cricket." Honest @root66 on how it felt to get out on 80 today " 11 hrs ago

England vs Sri Lanka LIVE cricket score: Second Test day one updates

All the action as it happens as the hosts aim for another victory. Over-by-over updates from JONNY SINGER, and updates from PAUL NEWMAN and LAWRENCE BOOTH at Chester-le-Street.

Saj Sadiq
"Pakistan's Test matches in the next few months: 4 vs England 2 or 3 (unconfirmed) vs W Indies 2 vs N Zealand 3 vs Australia #Cricket" 06 hrs ago

England v Sri Lanka, second Test, Chester-le-Street, day one - BBC Sport

Live text and TMS commentary as Alex Hales falls for 83 in the second Test between England and Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street.

UltraTech Cement Ltd
"Answer 11) Karn Sharma made his international T20 debut against England in September,2014" 03 hrs ago

New Zealand plan day-night Test against England - BBC Sport

New Zealand want to play England in a day-night Test at Auckland's Eden Gardens in 2018.

Saj Sadiq
"Wahab Riaz "England will be a big challenge for us but we've faced Cook and Root before and we know their strengths and weaknesses" #Cricket" 03 hrs ago

England v Sri Lanka: Saturday Debate to focus on Test cricket's future

The future of Test cricket is the topic up for discussion on the Saturday Debate, live on Sky Sports 2 from 10am ahead of day two of the Second Investec Test between England and Sri Lanka.

Michael Dugher
"Momentum Football! Haven't England fans suffered enough... What's next Progress Cricket? Labour First Volley Ball?"

Travel tips for England cricket fans wanting to head to the Stadium of Light - Chronicle Live

England are playing Sri Lanka in a cricket test match at Chester-le-Street, followed by England's football friendly with Australia

Paul Swinney
"I see both #England football and cricket teams are playing on the banks of the #Wear today #ENGvAUS #ENGvSL @StadiumOfLight @DurhamCricket" 03 hrs ago

[VIDEO] England Vs. Australia Live Stream — Watch The International Soccer Game - Hollywood Life

It's not cricket! Whenever England and Australia meet it's normally for The Ashes! But this time, the Socceroos are heading to the Stadium of Light on May 27 to face off against the Three Lions in what should be an entertaining encounter full of goals. Catch the international friendly with us right ...

Christopher S. Dixon
"#Cricket Cook goes, caught at 2nd slip for 15, so he still needs 5 runs to complete 10,000 runs in test cricket England 39/1" 11 hrs ago

Live Cricket Score of England vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Day 1 at Chester-le-Street

Catch the live updates of the second Test between England and Sri Lanka at Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street

Cricket Australia
"Jonny Bairstow & Moeen Ali building a nice partnership for England, the hosts 5-287 in their first innings v SL: https://t.…" 14 hrs ago

England may play day-night Test on 2018 New Zealand tour as Kiwis eye more floodlit five-day cricket to boost crowds and ratings

The Black Caps made history last November when they contested the inaugural day-night Test against Australia in Adelaide, which drew big crowds and increased television ratings.

Newcastle Falcons
"Breaking: Reports of Falcons' @mouritzbotha spotted on Sky TV demolishing a bacon sarnie during the England cricket. Updates as we get them." 03 hrs ago

England v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test Day One: Five Things We Learned - Yahoo Cricket India

'England v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test Day One: Five Things We Learned' on Yahoo Cricket India. When Nuwan Pradeep operated on a tighter line, he took a few blows but ensured he was playing everything straight down the ground. The lucky thing for Hales is that he has the range of shots – he just had to fi...

BRASS: Durham
"Who else is excited for the start of the cricket ? Catch @oompahbrass cheering @englandcricket on this weekend. https://t.…"
Cricket Australia
".@BLACKCAPS announce dates for the Chappell-Hadlee series in NZ, as well as a planned day-night Test against England https:…" 02 hrs ago

Slow death of confused Nick Compton as England's No 3 is starting to run out of time to convince the selectors he's their man

LAWRENCE BOOTH AT CHESTER-LE-STREET: It was all summed up when Suranga Lakmal darted back to make the catch, which he did. Its significance could be huge for Nick Compton.

"Pakistan's Test matches in the next few months: 4 vs England 2 or 3 (unconfirmed) vs W Indies 2 vs N Zealand 3 vs Australia #Cricket"

Knee injury puts Mohammad Hafeez in doubt for Pakistan tour of England

Mohammad Hafeez has been ruled out of Pakistan's skills camp which begins on May 28 at the National Cricket Academy

Sri Lanka Tweet
"England Won the Toss and elected to bat first against Sri Lanka in 2nd Test Cricket match #Lka #EngvSl"

Milestones prove elusive for England on Riverside return - Chronicle Live

There was history in the making at the second Test, but England found milestones hard to come by against Sri Lanka

Durham Cricket Board
"Today's participants in our U11 #kwik #cricket demo during the break of the #England vs #SriLanka test game. #Durham h…" 03 hrs ago

Alastair Cook falls short of 10,000 Test runs as Joe Root and Alex Hales mount England's recovery against Sri Lanka

PAUL NEWMAN AT CHESTER-LE-STREET: A day of surprises at the start of what could be Durham’s last Test ended with the familiar tale of England reaching a dominating position against Sri Lanka.

Telegraph Cricket
"Cautious England miss a trick by choosing Chris Woakes over Jake Ball for Sri Lanka Test https://t…"

New Zealand targets day-night Test v England at Eden Park in 2018

New Zealand Cricket has announced a packed slate of fixtures for the following two home summers which may include the prospect of the country's first day-night Test against England at Eden Park in 2018

Saj Sadiq
"PCB says medical reports unsatisfactory for Mohammad Hafeez due to a knee injury. He's doubtful for the tour of England #Cricket #EngvPak" 17 hrs ago

New Zealand Plan Day-Night Test Against England - Cricket News

New Zealand Cricket (NZC) said the fixture against England, to be played under lights with a pink ball, would take place at Auckland's Eden Park in 2018 'pending agreement and approval'. latest Cricket news

A.Ghaffar Dunya News
"Alert : England Cricket board contact Saqlain Mushtaq for Spin Consultant role vs Pakistan series.English Media"
"Pakistan's Test matches in the next few months: 4 vs England 2 or 3 (unconfirmed) vs W Indies 2 vs N Zealand 3 vs Australia #Cricket"
Inzamam ul Haq
"Inzamam-ul-Haq confirms that Yasir Shah is expected to be fit in 10 days & will be ready for the tour of England" #Cricket #EngvPak"
"Added match: 2nd Investec Test: England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street, May 27-31, 2016 #cricket" 22 hrs ago

Monty Panesar: England spinner opens up about his mental illness - BBC Sport

England's Monty Panesar reveals he has learned to accept he needs medication to help him deal with mental illness.

Anthony Davison
"#ff Fantastic to have Test Cricket back in the North East - good luck, @Englandcricket @Durhamcricket #NEFollowers #Darlobiz #ENGvSL" 15 hrs ago

New Zealand set to host day-night Test against England |

New Zealand unveiled plans to host a day-night Test against England as part of a packed home international schedule for the next two seasons.

Dave Tickner
"Forced Twitter bantz between England football and cricket accounts making me wish we'd lost the Ashes tbqfhwy."
Fearnley Cricket
"GIVEAWAY!2003 Mini cricket bat signed by England!Follow,Retweet & like us on FB for a chance to win!Ends Mon23rd May h…"

England bat first; Siriwardana replaces Shanaka

The Sri Lankans won't be ditching their thermals just yet, but the opening day of the second Test at least dawned dry. Alastair Cook won the toss and, despite a temptation to target Sri Lanka's brittle batting line-up straightaway, decided to bat

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