BOB WILLIS

  • India are light years ahead of England in ODIs: Bob Willis January 14, 2015

    London: Former England fast bowler Bob Willis said that the Indians were light years ahead of their present English counterparts in One-Day Internationals (ODIs), and added that the limited overs game has changed beyond recognition. "Indian players are getting individual scores of 200 plus in one-day games now and there are...
  • Bob Willis calls England 'happy hookers' after Lord's surrender July 22, 2014

    London: Former England captain Bob Willis took potshots at the national cricket team after they slid to a 95run defeat to India at Lord's, calling them "happy hookers" for their meek surrender against shortpitched bowling and compared them with the ones who used to frequent a posh nightclub once famous...
  • Bob Willis accuses England of balltampering against Sri Lanka June 15, 2013

    Cardiff: England have found themselves at the centre of a tampering row after former captain Bob Willis accused them of scratching the ball. The alleged incident took place during England's sevenwicket Champions Trophy oneday international defeat by Sri Lanka at The Oval on Thursday when Pakistani umpire Aleem Dar and his...
  • Pietersen's England situation is a mess: Willis August 8, 2012

    London: Hardhitting batsman Kevin Pietersen is holding England to ransom by threatening to quit Test cricket, according to former captain Bob Willis. The South Africanborn Pietersen caused a shock at the end of the drawn second Test against South Africa on Monday by saying he would announce whether he was standing...