Jos Buttler found it hard to grip the bat when he came to bat in the first innings of England after sustaining finger injury. His struggle at the pitch ended with an 8-ball duck.
England's Jonny Bairstow and Jos Buttler were unable to take the field on Day 4 after being hit by finger injuries. Visiting all-rounder Ben Stokes, who took up a side strain while bowling looked in discomfort with the bat.
One of the finest white-ball batters at the moment, Jos Buttler has averaged only 19.20 in the three Ashes Tests against Australia so far, including a horrendous dismissal in the Boxing Day match in Melbourne.
Mohammad Rizwan of Pakistan, Wanindu Hasaranga of Sri Lanka, Mitchell Marsh of Australia and Jos Buttler of England have been shortlisted for the ICC T20I Player of the Year 2021 award.
England lost the second Test of the Ashes 2021-22 series by 275 runs in Adelaide and they now trail Australia 2-0 with three matches to go. They have never come from 2-0 down to win the Ashes.
England have never come from 2-0 down to win against Australia in the Ashes history. Only once has a team come from 2-0 down to win the Ashes - Australia in 1936-37, and that was with legendary batter Don Bradman in their side.
Dawid Malan and Joe Root’s 138-run on Day 3 of the Adelaide Test against Australia stand is the third-best third-wicket stand in Day-night Tests. Root became only the third batter to score 1600 plus runs in a calendar year.
James Anderson is fit and is not carrying any injury. The decision to rest Anderson at Gabba for the first Ashes 2021-22 Test is part of an English plan to keep the pace spearhead fresh for bigger challenges.
The five-test Ashes series starts Dec. 8 at the Gabba in Brisbane, leaving England short on match practice ahead of a tour where they're hoping to win a Test on Australian soil for the first in 10 years.
After the eight Indian Premier League teams finalise their retention plans, new franchises -- Lucknow and Ahmedabad -- will pick a maximum of three players between December 1 and 25 before the IPL mega auction in January.
The previous record of most sixes was 314 sixes by 98 players in 35 matches at 8,97 in the previous edition in India five years ago.
England topped Group 1 while New Zealand were second in group 2 at the end of the league stage of T20 World Cup 2021. See ENG vs NZ live.
The major missing in the T20 World Cup 2021 semifinal will be England opener Jason Roy, who injured his hamstring against South Africa.England play New Zealand in the first semifinal on Wednesday.
As many as 97 batters hit 310 sixes so far in the ICC T20 World Cup with England’s Jos Buttler topping the list with 12 maximums in four innings.
England and Australia qualify for T20 World Cup 2021 semifinals from Group 1. South Africa lose out on Net Run Rate despite Kagiso Rabada hattrick.
South Africa in with a chance to make the T20 World Cup semis. Can they beat England in Sharjah? Get live streaming details of ENG vs SA.
With four wins from as many matches, England are almost assured of a semifinal berth. Australia and South Africa are both on six points each and are in close race for a berth in last four.
England's Jos Buttler, who notched up his maiden T20 international century against Sri Lanka, gained eight slots to reach a career-best ninth position.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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