England spin bowler Graeme Swann was ruled out of the Test cricket series against New Zealand because of an elbow injury that needs surgery as the entire first day was wiped out by rain after the home team chose to bowl.
England beat the West Indies by 18 runs to retain a chance of reaching the Cricket World Cup quarterfinals.
Graeme Swann will miss the final two games of England’s one-day cricket series against Australia to rest a sore elbow in his bowling arm.
South Africa set England a target of 221 runs to win their fourth one-day cricket match at Lord’s in London.
Ian Bell top-scored for England as it beat South Africa by six wickets in the fourth one-day international to take a 2-1 lead in the cricket series with one match to play.
England named Chris Woakes, Craig Kieswetter, Luke Wright, Michael Yardy and James Tredwell to the Twenty20 cricket squad that will take on Australia starting Jan. 12.
England named the following 15-man squad for the cricket World Cup. The world champion in the sport’s Twenty20 format is seeking its first title in the 50 overs-per-side version.
England defeated South Africa by 6 wickets in their fourth one-day cricket match at Lord’s in London to take a 2-1 lead in their series.
Eoin Morgan keeps his place in England’s 12-man squad for the first of four cricket Tests against Pakistan in Nottingham, starting in four days.
England recalled spinner Monty Panesar and fast-bowler Chris Tremlett in a 16-man squad for the Ashes cricket tour of Australia, starting in November.