Cook will be looking for a strong response from his English side after their heavy defeat to Australia in the second test
What England must have at Edgbaston is a pitch that gives encouragement to Anderson in particular
After spending the last 12 weeks being battered and bruised at the hands of Australia, Stuart Broad could be forgiven for wishing he was already back at home.
The spin bowler quit midway through the disastrous tour of Australia
Defeat on Friday will make it nine internationals in a row on tour
Another game, another fiasco. New head Paul Downton must ensure the right calls are made to rebuild squad
England were in shock. They were probably in meltdown as well. In losing to Australia by one wicket with three balls to spare after the last-wicket pair put on 57, it was entering the kind of territory where you wondered when they might win again.
England's limited overs coach is thinking ahead as England prepare for second ODI of the series Down Under
Jordan drew praise from captain Alastair Cook and former Australia bowler Brett Lee and has set his sights on 2015 World Cup selection
Captain Alastair Cook failed to survive the first over
Tour fall-out reveals coach will continue only if controversial batsman is dropped after deterioration in their relationship
The batsman faces being ousted from the international set-up following England's 5-0 defeat in the Ashes
Former Test captain admits everyone among the players and coaching staff needs to step up and prove they deserve to be their
Diary of a cricket obsessive
Both Flower and England captain Alastair Cook are under pressure as they try to avoid a 5-0 Ashes whitewash to Australia
Flower praises 'outstanding' Swann but admits he had hoped the 34-year-old would see out the remainder of the tour