Yorkshire Vikings v Birmingham Bears: Bresnan hoping home is where the start is for Vikings
TIM BRESNAN has told his Yorkshire team-mates that results will come if they keep faith with their attacking principles as he looked ahead to a hat-trick of home games that he believes can kickstart the club’s T20 Blast campaign.
Westley gets call to stand in for injured Ballance in the Oval Test
YORKSHIRE captain Gary Balance will be replaced by Tom Westley in next week’s third Investec Test against South Africa, and the Essex batsman could be joined in the England side by a second newcomer, Middlesex’s Dawid Malan.
Joe Root vows humbled England will bounce back after heavy Trent Bridge defeat to South Africa
England captain Joe Root played down concerns over his side’s misfiring top order after a comprehensive, series-levelling defeat to South Africa but kept the door open for changes ahead of the third Investec Test.
Highlights: Alastair Cook crucial to England’s chances of survival at Trent Bridge
England know Alastair Cook represents their best chance of somehow surviving six remaining sessions at Trent Bridge – or even chasing a world-record target of 474 – to stay ahead in the Investec series against South Africa.