UPDATED ON MAR 02, 2021 12:53 PM IST
The third Test match got over within two days after the visitors crumbled in front of the India spin duo of Ravichandran Ashwin and Axar Patel.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 13, 2021 10:39 PM IST
Leach added, "They said they were checking it, then the LBW picture came up, we were saying no, no. We wanted to check the other one. I got the impression that they hadn't checked it.
UPDATED ON FEB 12, 2021 11:15 AM IST
With four wickets down and still 503 runs behind England, it looked India are in for a disaster. But stepped in Pant and his presence on the crease changed the complexion of the match. Pant went on a rampage as he meted out special treatment to England spinner Jack Leach.
UPDATED ON FEB 11, 2021 04:05 PM IST
In the latest column on Sky Sports, Leach stated that it’s important that England keep ‘trying to improve in practice’.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 09, 2021 02:51 PM IST
- India vs England: Jack Leach, who picked up 4/76 in England's massive win over India on Tuesday, felt India batsman Rishabh Pant was in IPL mode in reference to the India wicketkeeper's knock of 91 in the first innings.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 04, 2021 07:42 AM IST
India vs England: After Underwood, Edmonds and Panesar, will Leach carry forward a trend of left-arm spinners doing well in India?
PUBLISHED ON FEB 01, 2021 09:19 PM IST
Leach and Bess can look back on a past high. The last time an England left-arm bowler and off-spinner teamed up in India, they helped notch up a famous series win.
UPDATED ON FEB 01, 2021 10:00 PM IST
- Will we see a repeat of Ashley Giles-like tactics of bowling outside leg-stump to the likes of Virat Kohli, Shubman Gill, Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara?
Reuters | , Galle
PUBLISHED ON JAN 17, 2021 06:26 PM IST
England made a nervous start to their pursuit of a modest target of 74 and closed day four on 38 for three on Sunday.
LONDON | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2020 04:33 PM IST
All-rounder Ben Stokes will lead England in the match, which will begin at the Ageas Bowl Southampton on Wednesday in a bio-secure environment amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
‘I guess we’ll never know’: England spinner Jack Leach says he had symptoms similar to coronavirus during South Africa tour
Southampton | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2020 04:14 PM IST
The left-arm spinner had returned home from South Africa in January after struggling to recover from sepsis (immune system’s over reaction to infection). He also contracted flu before the Centurion Test.
‘Don’t fall asleep because you might not wake up’: England cricketer reveals why he feared for life last year
UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2020 04:48 PM IST
Leach is currently in Sri Lanka to take part in England’s two-match Test series against the ‘Islanders’, which is part of the World Test Championship (WTC).
Cape Town | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JAN 03, 2020 08:20 AM IST
Fast bowler Archer could not take part for the second successive day because of pains in his right elbow, while Burns injured his left ankle playing football as England warmed up before getting down to cricket practice.
Cape Town | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JAN 02, 2020 08:15 AM IST
Archer, who took six wickets in the first test defeat at Pretoria including 5-102 in the second innings, did bat in the nets and took part in fielding drills but a sore right elbow kept him from bowling.
Cape Town | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON JAN 01, 2020 09:19 AM IST
Spinner Jack Leach has now regained fitness and the coach said they are willing to take a hard call if need be. In the first Test, England went for an all pace attack.
Cape Town | By Reuters
UPDATED ON DEC 30, 2019 02:45 PM IST
Sibley had scores of four and 29 in the first test in Centurion, which South Africa won by 107 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the four-match series, but will now be a doubt for the second game starting in Cape Town on Friday.
Centurion | By Reuters
UPDATED ON DEC 25, 2019 02:07 PM IST
SA vs ENG: Ben Stokes spent Tuesday at the bedside of father Ged, who was hospitalised the day before due to a “serious illness”.
Centurion | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON DEC 24, 2019 09:27 PM IST
Ben Stokes at the bedside of his critically ill father and Chris Woakes the latest victim of illness that has swept through the touring squad, Root admitted that the build-up to the four-match World Test Championship series had been “frustrating”.
Benoni, South Africa | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2019 08:10 AM IST
James Anderson was easily England’s outstanding bowler, taking three for 41 in 19 overs, as South Africa A made 325 for five in reply to England’s 456 for seven declared before play was called off in mid-afternoon.
London | By AFP
UPDATED ON DEC 20, 2019 03:12 PM IST
The Somerset duo will act as cover with pace duo Stuart Broad and Jofra Archer laid low and spinner Jack Leach also unable to take part in their tour match beginning on Friday with South Africa A.
UPDATED ON NOV 30, 2019 04:09 PM IST
Jack Leach, who was not a part of England’s playing XI, started feeling unwell after the first session of play on Day 2 at Hamilton.
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2019 04:05 PM IST
In his new book titled ‘On Fire’, Stokes revealed that Warner kept saying things to him while he was trying to save the match for England and that really motivated him to win the match.
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2019 05:18 PM IST
This slip did not come back to haunt England as Jack Leach scalped 4 wickets along with Stuart Broad to hand the hosts a commanding victory by 135 runs.
London | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2019 11:41 PM IST
England beat Australia by 135 runs in the fifth and final Ashes test at the Oval on Sunday to draw the series 2-2.
Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2019 04:11 PM IST
England vs Australia: Ricky Ponting, who is serving as Australia assistant coach, also narrated what went on with the team after Tim Paine won the toss as the development took him in utter surprise.
London | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2019 08:36 AM IST
Mitch Marsh marked his first appearance of the Ashes series by returning 4-35 to help restrict England to 271-8 on the first day of the fifth test at The Oval on Thursday.
London | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 10, 2019 07:52 PM IST
Justin Langer’s side clinched a dramatic fourth Test win over England in the last hour of Sunday’s final session at Old Trafford.
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2019 08:20 AM IST
England fans and media have slammed the former Australian captain for being classless.
London | By Indo-Asian News Service
UPDATED ON SEP 10, 2019 04:07 PM IST
Jack Leach had become a superstar after scoring one run during the match-winning last-wicket stand with Ben Stokes at Leeds in the third Ashes Test at Headingley.
Manchester | By AFP
UPDATED ON SEP 08, 2019 11:13 PM IST
Australia retained the Ashes with a 185-run thrashing of England in the fourth Test at Old Trafford on Sunday. Victory left Australia 2-1 up in the five-Test series ahead of next week’s finale at the Oval.