The captain of England, Andrew Strauss, announced his retirement from professional cricket with immediate effect and Alastair Cook will lead the Test side instead.
A disastrous home series defeat to South Africa completed a poor year for England as the No.1 Test team in the world.
England coach Andy Flower is pleased with England’s comeback against Pakistan.
Partnerships are essential in ODIs as teams have only 300 balls at their disposal to post a big total on the board. Here are the highest partnerships for all wickets in the format so far.
You might have the best of batsmen, the best of bowlers, but when it comes to having the right balance, it is detrimental that the wicket keeper chips in with crucial runs. Here is a list of those greats who influenced the game with both gloves and bat in hand.