There’s an effortless presence to US comic Sam Jay. Invite her round to your house and she’d immediately be more at home than you. Why? Because she’s cool. Trust me, you’re over there, worrying about what you normally do with your arms when you sit down; meanwhile, Jay’s grabbing a beer from the fridge, kicking…

Ross Taylor made his Middlesex debut as England captain Eoin Morgan sat out the game with a sore shin Royal London One-Day Cup, Kia Oval Middlesex 277 (49.2 overs): Taylor 64, Roland-Jones 45; Batty 4-29 Surrey 240 (48 overs): Foakes 71, Burns 49; Sowter 4-37, Helm 4-40 Middlesex (2 pts) beat Surrey by 37 runs…