Shane Warne, the second-highest wicket-taker in Tests, ended his professional cricket retirement to play in Australia’s inaugural Twenty20 Big Bash League.
England batsman Paul Collingwood said he’ll retire from Test cricket at the end of the Ashes series, though will continue in the sport’s shorter formats.
Former captain Paul Collingwood and wicketkeeper Matt Prior were left out of the England cricket squads for forthcoming limited-overs matches against Sri Lanka.
The Perth Scorchers signed former England limited-overs cricket captain Paul Collingwood to play in the inaugural season of Australia’s revamped Twenty20 league.
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 will take a 306-run lead over Australia into day four of the second Ashes cricket Test after Kevin Pietersen struck an unbeaten double century to power his team to 551-4.
Paul Collingwood will miss England’s final one-day cricket match against Australia with a back injury but should be ready for the World Cup later this month.
An unbeaten 213-run stand from Eoin Morgan and Paul Collingwood lifted England to 331-4 on the opening day of the first cricket Test against Pakistan.
Alastair Cook and Ian Bell struck centuries as England built a 208-run lead over Australia on day three to take control of the deciding fifth Ashes cricket Test in Sydney.
Fast bowler Peter Siddle took six wickets, including a hat trick, as Australia dismissed England for 260 before reaching 25 without loss in reply on the first day of the Ashes cricket series in Brisbane.
"It is going to be the perfect moment to bow out of Test cricket."
- Paul Collingwood on Jan 06, 2011