Pub group Young’s has posted strong annual growth, but warned it will be tough to beat the growth of last year’s bumper World Cup summer.
Stuart Broad looks on with envy at the power of England’s World Cup-chasing batting order and admits he cannot think of another – past or present – who would improve it.
The World Cup starts later this month and runs until July 14, during which time 11 grounds around the country will be used.
Joe Root intends to tailor his batting to England’s requirements at the World Cup after admitting he sacrificed pragmatism for an occasionally gung-ho approach against Pakistan.
Alex Hales insists he will be cheering for England during the World Cup despite his withdrawal from the squad last month.
Joe Root feels England are in uncharted territory where there are “no question marks” surrounding their final 15-man squad heading into the World Cup.
England captain Eoin Morgan will carry a message of “no regrets” into a World Cup campaign he would happily start tomorrow.
Jofra Archer’s domestic teams enjoyed a humorous exchange after the Rajasthan Royals congratulated “our pace machine” on his World Cup selection.
Former captain Sir Alastair Cook says Jofra Archer should be fast-tracked into the England team at the forthcoming World Cup.
Defender Dejan Lovren believes Liverpool will be title contenders again next season as they are still improving under Jurgen Klopp.