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England, fast, bowler, Archer, racial abuse

England fast bowler Archer says he was subjected to racial abuse

11 November, 2019 4:00 pm 4:00 pm

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – The England and New Zealand cricket boards launched a probe on Monday after England fast bowler Jofra Archer said he was subjected to racial insults by a spectator while batting during the final day of the opening test at Bay Oval. New Zealand cruised to an innings and 65-run win over England … Read More


Six-wicket, Archer, England, advantage, Australia

Six-wicket Archer gives England advantage over Australia in final Test

09 September, 2019 11:42 pm 11:42 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Jofra Archer took six wickets as England’s bowlers gave their side a handy lead on the second day of the final Ashes Test, reducing Australia to 225 all out in reply to their own first innings score of 294 at the Oval on Friday. England openers Rory Burns and Joe Denly added … Read More


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Awesome Archer gives England advantage in third test

08 August, 2019 8:50 am 8:50 am

LEEDS, England (Reuters) – First five-wicket of Jofra Archer haul in test cricket put England in command on a weather-affected opening day of the third Ashes test at Headingley on Thursday as they bowled Australia out for 179. Archer completed figures of 6-45 in his second test, Australia collapsing from 136-2 in the final session … Read More


England call up Archer for Ashes opener, Stokes reinstated

07 July, 2019 4:16 pm 4:16 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Speedster Jofra Archer received his maiden call-up to the England test squad for the Ashes series opener against Australia while all-rounder Ben Stokes was reappointed Joe Root’s deputy on Saturday.  Barbados-born Archer was one of the standout performers in England’s maiden 50-overs World Cup triumph earlier this month. The 24-year-old, who claimed … Read More


England, Archer, Wood, restrict, Sri Lanka, 232, World Cup

England’s Archer, Wood restrict Sri Lanka to 232 in World Cup

06 June, 2019 2:20 pm 2:20 pm

LEEDS, England (Reuters) – England’s pace duo of Jofra Archer and Mark Wood claimed three wickets each to restrict former champions Sri Lanka to a modest 232-9 from 50 overs in their World Cup encounter at Headingley on Friday. Sri Lanka began poorly after winning the toss and electing to bat first, losing openers Dimuth … Read More


Archer, targets, England, backup, role, World Cup

Fast-tracked Archer targets England backup role for World Cup

04 April, 2019 12:47 pm 12:47 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Jofra Archer did not find a place in England’s preliminary World Cup squad but the uncapped all-rounder is determined to impress in the one-day series against Pakistan and break into the final team in case there is an injury in the 15-man side. Archer was omitted from the preliminary World Cup squad … Read More