Now he's got his opportunity, I like to think he'll grasp it with both hands." Taylor's call-up at Headingley, where England must avoid defeat to cling on to their number one Test ranking, has echoes of Trott's selection for the 2009 Ashes decider.
England will seek to bounce back after what spin bowler Graeme Swann described as a "public humiliation" when they face South Africa in the second Test starting at Headingley on Thursday. England's ranking as the number one Test team is under threat...
In coming to praise South Africa yesterday, Andy Flower was careful to champion England. After a week in which he has had time to marshal his thoughts while spending a few days away with his family, England's coach neither sought to disguise the...
Andy Flower wants hosts to return strong Second Test: England v South Africa England coach Andy Flower says his side need a strong performance in the second Test at Headingley if they are to level the series with South Africa.