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David Warner's Ashes warning to England 'pathetic' – Marcus Trescothick

Australia vice-captain David Warner’s warning that England should expect “war” next month was “pathetic”, says 2005 Ashes winner Marcus Trescothick. Batsman Warner, 30, said he will try to make himself “hate” England’s players for extra motivation. Trescothick, who made 76 Test appearances, says the tourists will take no notice of Warner’s claims. “I don’t think

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Middlesex's relegation stands after failed appeal

Middlesex have failed in their appeal against a two-point deduction in the County Championship, confirming their relegation from Division One. The punishment came for their slow over rate during August’s match at Surrey, which was abandoned when a crossbow bolt was fired into The Oval. Middlesex finished one point below Somerset, who were ready to

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England team-mates attend Stokes wedding

England cricketer Ben Stokes has married Clare Ratcliffe at a ceremony in East Brent, near Weston-super-Mare. International team-mates Joe Root, Stuart Broad and Alastair Cook were among the guests at the church service. Stokes, 26, was arrested last month on suspicion of causing actual bodily harm following an incident outside a nightclub in Bristol. Earlier

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