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Woakes backs England to bounce back from Pakistan defeat

06 June, 2019 4:15 pm 4:15 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – England’s narrow defeat by Pakistan in their second World Cup match was by no means a ‘car crash’ and the hosts are determined to bounce back quickly from the disappointment, fast bowler Chris Woakes has said. England thumped South Africa in their World Cup opener but fell 14 runs short of Pakistan … Read More

Woakes takes three wickets as England take early grip

08 August, 2018 8:27 am 8:27 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Ben Stokes made his return just four days after being cleared of affray but it was another England all-rounder Chris Woakes who made early inroads into India’s batting on the opening day of the third Test at Trent Bridge . Woakes, centurion and man of the match in England’s second Test win … Read More

Woakes’ maiden Test century puts England in control

08 August, 2018 9:30 am 9:30 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Chris Woakes struck a maiden Test century and Jonny Bairstow added 93 as England dominated the third day of the second Test at Lord’s , reaching 357-6 to open up a significant 250-run lead over India. Arriving at the crease with England 131-5, Woakes — back in the side as a replacement … Read More

England call-up Pope and Woakes

08 August, 2018 10:32 am 10:32 am

LONDON (92 News) – England have made two changes to the squad for the second Test against India at Lord’s, which commences on Thursday 9 August. The headline selection comes in the form of Surrey’s 20-year-old middle-order batsman Ollie Pope, who replaces Middlesex’s Dawid Malan, while Warwickshire bowling-all-rounder Chris Woakes returns in place of Durham’s … Read More