Clarke to end ODI career after final

Australia captain Michael Clarke will retire from one-day internationals following tomorrow’s World Cup final against New Zealand. The 33-year-old has been suffering with a back problem for some time and a hamstring injury ruled him out of Australia’s World Cup build-up, with George Bailey and Steven Smith, the two men most likely to succeed him, … Read more

Trott back for Windies tour

The England selectors today announced a 16-man squad captained by Alastair Cook for the three-match Test series in the West Indies which starts next month. The Warwickshire batsman Jonathan Trott, who captained England Lions on their recent tour of South Africa, returns to the squad after an 18-month absence from the international scene. There are … Read more