Mike Brown views facing down Ireland’s aerial onslaught in Dublin as the perfect way to reclaim his England place.
Graeme Swann has revealed he struggled following his exit from Strictly Come Dancing and almost refused to watch the show.
Jonny Bairstow further advanced his case for a long-term future at number three in Barbados but does not expect an easy ride in England’s problem position.
Jonny Bairstow fell two short of a century as England’s batsmen completed their preparations for this month’s first Test against the West Indies.
Durham seamer Mark Wood has been added to England’s Test squad in the West Indies as a replacement for the injured Olly Stone.
Joe Root commiserated with injured seamer Olly Stone after his tour of the West Indies ended on the same day his fellow bowlers filled their boots with wickets in Barbados.
Ireland coach Joe Schmidt gave a positive update on Johnny Sexton’s fitness when naming his squad for the opening two rounds of the Guinness Six Nations.
Captain Joe Root was quick to find form on day one of England’s first warm-up in the West Indies but a lower-order collapse offered a warning against complacency in Barbados.
Nathan Hughes has signed a three-year deal with Bristol that will see him leave Wasps at the end of the season.
Jos Buttler accepts England’s leading stars face a balancing act to keep themselves in peak condition throughout what could be a golden year for the sport.
Olly Stone is still working out his place in England’s pace pecking order as he balances hopes of a Test debut in the West Indies over the next month with the trickier prospect of forcing his way back into World Cup contention.
Maurizio Sarri says his Chelsea side could beat Gareth Southgate’s England team, even though the Italian has not had time to fully mould the Blues to play as he wishes.
England must complete the Six Nations without Sam Underhill after the Bath flanker was ruled out for three months by ankle surgery.
Flanker Sam Underhill could be a doubt for England’s opening Guinness Six Nations games against Ireland and France.
People across the UK are coming together over Christmas to support hundreds of those less fortunate than themselves with parties, meals, presents and a warm bed for the night.
Women’s football stands at a “tipping point” as England head into the 2019 World Cup, according to former Lionesses’ captain Casey Stoney.
England’s national selector Ed Smith insisted Jofra Archer’s name did not come up as his panel rubber-stamped two familiar-looking squads for the new year tour of the West Indies, but would not rule out a late dash for the World Cup.
Ben Stokes and Alex Hales remain eligible for England selection following the outcome of a disciplinary hearing into their roles in a fight outside a Bristol nightclub in 2017.
England will be among the top seeds for the 2019 Women’s World Cup draw on Saturday and could face Scotland.
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe hopes midfielder Lewis Cook can draw strength from the recovery of team-mate Callum Wilson as he faces a lengthy spell of rehabilitation from a serious knee injury.