England

Euro 2020-2021

England held by Scotland as Croatia face battle to qualify

England took on Scotland at Wembley for the 100th time in a competitive fixture but for just the second time at a major tournament, 25 years after they met at Euro 96

Players react during the UEFA EURO 2020 Group D football match between England and Scotland at Wembley Stadium in London on 18 June 2021

Euro 2020-2021

Belgium, Netherlands progress into last 16

The Netherlands’ win seals top spot in Group C ahead of Austria and Ukraine, who meet on Monday with second place up for grabs, and makes North Macedonia the first side to be eliminated from this ...

Belgium's midfielder Kevin De Bruyne (C) celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA EURO 2020 Group B football match between Denmark and Belgium at the Parken Stadium in Copenhagen on 17 June 2021

Sterling gives England opening win over Croatia

Raheem Sterling finally found his tournament touch when his 61st-minute goal gave England a deserved 1-0 win over Croatia at Wembley on Sunday as they began a European Championship with a victory for ...

 England's Raheem Sterling celebrates scoring their first goal

Second Test

Taylor urges New Zealand to stay ‘professional’

England just avoided the humiliation of a defeat inside three days after reaching stumps on 122-9, a slender lead of 37 runs with a lone wicket standing

 New Zealand's Ajaz Patel (3R) celebrates after New Zealand's Tom Blundell (L) caught England's Joe Root off his bowling on the third day of the second Test cricket match between England and New Zealand at Edgbaston Cricket Ground in Birmingham, central England on 12 June 2021

Second Test

Young stars for New Zealand before falling late on second day

Conway’s innings backed up his stunning 200 on debut in last week’s drawn first Test at Lord’s with another impressive knock

New Zealand's Will Young celebrates his maiden test 50 during the second day of the second Test match between England and New Zealand at Edgbaston Cricket Ground in Birmingham, central England on 11 June 2021

UEFA Euro 2020

Italy get off to flying start as Wales, Belgium enter fray

Roberto Mancini’s side came into the tournament on a 27-game unbeaten run and laid down a marker with a comprehensive victory, Ciro Immobile and Lorenzo Insigne scoring after Merih Demiral’s own goal ...

Italy's Lorenzo Insigne celebrates scoring their third goal with teammates in Euro 2020 Group A match against Turkey at Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy on 11 June 2021

G7 eyes allocating $100b from IMF funds to Covid-ravaged nations: US

The United States and other Group of Seven nations are considering reallocating $100 billion from the International Monetary Fund's warchest to help countries struggling most to cope with the ...

US president Joe Biden and Canada's prime minister Justin Trudeau attend a session during the G7 summit in Carbis Bay, Cornwall, Britain, 11 June 2021.

Second Test

Burns, Lawrence guide England on tough day against Kiwis

Matt Henry had done the early damage as England, who had been 72-0, lost three wickets for 13 runs shortly after lunch, with captain Joe Root out for just four

England's Dan Lawrence celebrates after reaching his half century with Mark Wood in second Test against New Zealand at Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham, Britain on 10 June 2021

Off-spinner Bess added to England squad for second NZ Test

England have added off-spinner Dom Bess to the squad for the second Test against New Zealand at Edgbaston which begins on Thursday, coach Chris Silverwood said on Monday.

Off-spinner Bess added to England squad for second NZ Test

ECB suspends Robinson for historic racist, sexist posts

England fast bowler Ollie Robinson has been suspended from "all international cricket" after historical racist and sexist tweets came to light earlier this week when he made his test debut against ...

ECB suspends Robinson for historic racist, sexist posts
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