England Cricket Team is the team that represents England in cricket. Currently, England and Wales Cricket Board is the governing body of the England national cricket team. Previously, The Marylebone Cricket Club was its governing body.
The England and Wales Cricket Board organize all tours and matches of team England including domestic series. England Cricket Team is the member of the ICC with all three formats of cricket.
Nicknames of England Cricket Team
England cricket team is commonly called the ‘POMS‘ by rival teams.
Not a single win but Runner-ups in Champions Trophy 2004 and 2013.
England Cricket Team in the T20 world cup
Champions in the year 2010: under the captaincy of Kevin Pietersen. Also Runner-up in 2016.
England Cricket Team in the Ashes
The England cricket team has won The Ashes 32 times.
Here are some other records in the name of England Cricket team
England is the only team in the history of Test cricket to have secured 100 victories by an innings.
As of December 2018, England has an overall winning percentage of 36.14 which is the third-highest winning percentage of Test-playing teams.
The highest number of test matches which are played by England is against Australia.
England has been the most successful against Bangladesh, having won nine out of ten Tests against them.
England played in the debut Test matches of Australia, India, New Zealand, South Africa, Sri Lanka, and West Indies. Also, winning all of them except against Australia.
England Cricket team is one of the strongest cricket teams of all times. Team England received test status in the year 1877. The England cricket team and Australia national cricket team are the two teams who played first-ever test cricket match on 15 March 1877. Similarly, These two teams England and Australia are the teams who played first ever One-day internationals. Team England acquired ODI status in the year 1971. England played its first-ever ODI against Australia on 5 January 1971 at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne. Also, England played its first T20I against Australia 13 June 2005, at the Rose Bowl, Southampton.
England cricket News
First of all, Cricket is one of the most popular games in England. Cricket is the national game of England. In short, people are just crazy about cricket in England. Also, people follow this game religiously. Similarly, they follow England cricketers too. As a result of this, cricket is one of the most searched topics on the internet.
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