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Sharma 'staggering'
Sharma 'staggering' Mark Butcher

Sharma 'staggering'

Rohit Sharma’s record-breaking 264 was a staggering display of hitting, says Mark Butcher.

Rayudu 'a revelation' Mark Butcher

Rayudu 'a revelation'

Ambati Rayudu's hundred in the 2nd ODI proved his match-winning credentials, says Mark Butcher.

Building confidence Mark Butcher

Building confidence

England should have declared early but must not be too harshly criticised, says Mark Butcher.

Maximum potential Mark Butcher

Maximum potential

England's batsmen must go all out in their final warm-up match against India, says Mark Butcher.

Leave Buttler be Mark Butcher

Leave Buttler be

Mark Butcher says England could 'waste' Jos Buttler's talents if he is shunted up into their T20 top order.

Wright of return Mark Butcher

Wright of return

Luke Wright's Big Bash exploits are enhancing his England 50-over chances, says Mark Butcher.

Jordan 'a rare talent' Mark Butcher

Jordan 'a rare talent'

Chris Jordan can push his World Cup claims by rocking Australia in the ODI series, says Mark Butcher.

Cook 'too predictable' Mark Butcher

Cook 'too predictable'

Alastair Cook must become more streetwise if he is to continue as England's captain, says Mark Butcher.

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Rain wrecks England warm-up

England were frustrated by rain in Colombo as their final warm-up match was abandoned without a ball being bowled.

Broad denies Pietersen claims

Stuart Broad denies that Kevin Pietersen was "bullied" during his time in the England team.

Kohli ready for 'rowdy' Gabba

Virat Kohli is ready for the Gabba’s ‘rowdy crowd’ as he prepares for his India Test captaincy debut against Australia.

Moeen stars in England win

Moeen Ali claimed three wickets before cracking a quick-fire 50 as England beat Sri Lanka A in Colombo.

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Sky Cricket Podcast: England must play brand of cricket fans want to watch, says Mark Butcher

Sky Cricket Podcast: England must play brand of cricket fans want to watch, says Mark Butcher

England’s middle-order batsmen would be the envy of the world if they weren’t under pressure to turn in 'super-human' performances so often, says Mark Butcher.

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Sri Lanka v England: 'Mankading', Kumar Sangakkara, Alastair Cook all make our classics list

Sri Lanka v England: 'Mankading', Kumar Sangakkara, Alastair Cook all make our classics list

As England prepare to take on Sri Lanka in a seven-match ODI series, we look back at some classic moments from recent clashes…