Ravi Bopara

  • Alastair Cook grateful for England support 08-05-2014 08:20 PM

    Alastair Cook said on Thursday that the backing of his colleagues and team management had persuaded him to continue as England captain after he questioned his own position following a wretched Ashes series. Cook found himself under the spotlight after England's recent 5-0 thrashing in Australia, a campaign where the...
  • England ready for Malinga and Mendis threat, says Bopara 26-03-2014 11:30 PM

    Dhaka: England's batsmen are adequately prepared for the challenge of facing maverick Sri Lankan bowlers Lasith Malinga and Ajantha Mendis in Thursday's vital World Twenty20 match, all-rounder Ravi Bopara said on Wednesday. England were unfortunate to lose to New Zealand om the Duckworth-Lewis scoting method in Saturday's rain-ruined super 10...
  • Sammy, Samuels, and Bopara fined for altercation 11-03-2014 08:12 AM

    Bridgetown: West Indies captain Darren Sammy is one of three players fined by the International Cricket Council, following an altercation during Sunday's first Twenty20 International against England. Sammy, along with teammate Marlon Samuels and England's Ravi Bopara, were slapped with level one breach of the ICC Code of Conduct, after...
  • 2nd ODI: Ravi Bopara steers England to 3-wicket win over West Indies 03-03-2014 02:08 AM

    Antigua: Ravi Bopara hit an unbeaten 38 and shared a match-winning stand with captain Stuart Broad to lead England to a tense three-wicket victory over the West Indies in their second one-day international on Sunday. The pair added an unbroken 58 off 80 balls - the highest partnership of the...
  • As it happened: Australia vs England, 1st T20 29-01-2014 01:36 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) Australia captain George Bailey won the toss and opted to bat against England in the first Twenty20 in Hobart. After a closely fought ODI series, Australia and England shift their focus to the shortest format of the game. Playing...
  • Bopara backs Alastair Cook as England captain 21-01-2014 09:35 AM

    Perth: Allrounder Ravi Bopara says Alastair Cook is still the best man to captain England and still has the full support of the dressing room. Cook indicated after the third one-day international on Sunday, in which Australia took an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series, that he would consider...
  • Ravi Bopara was under ICC match-fixing scanner, claims report 26-10-2013 04:31 PM

    London: England's Indian-origin cricketer Ravi Bopara was investigated by the International Cricket Council's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit after an inquiry into this year's Bangladesh Premier League. The England and Essex batsman was almost suspended for an alleged failure to supply various documents in time, The Times newspaper reported here Saturday....
  • 5th ODI: Australia thrash England by 49 runs, clinch series 2-1 17-09-2013 02:42 AM

    Shane Watson's century saw Australia to a 49-run win over England in the fifth one-day international at Southampton on Monday as their lengthy tour ended with a 2-1 series victory. Watson, involved throughout in a trip that saw Australia arrive in Britain in May before their early Champions Trophy exit...
  • Morgan, Bopara take England to a comfortable victory 03-09-2013 11:15 PM

    Dublin: Ravi Bopara and Eion Morgan both hit centuries Tuesday to steer a young and inexperienced England team to a six-wicket victory against Ireland in a one-day international. England finished with 274-4 having been set a target of 269 by the Irish, with captain William Porterfield scoring 112 for Ireland....
  • As it happened: England vs Australia, 2nd T20 31-08-2013 06:30 PM

    Click here for the live updates of this match between England and Australia in Chester-le-Street. Toss and team news: Australia have won the toss and elected to bowl as they make one change by replacing Josh Hazlewood with Nathan Coulter-Nile. On the other hand, England are unchanged. Teams: England: 1...
  • NZ win series after 2nd T20 gets abandoned due to rain 27-06-2013 10:16 PM

    CLICK HERE for live updates from the second T20 between England and New Zealand being played at the Kennington Oval, London. England go into the second Twenty20 against New Zealand of the two-match series with the hope of leveling the series. The hosts didn't do that bad either in the...
  • McCullum hails Rutherford after T20 win over England 26-06-2013 10:34 AM

    London: New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum praised Hamish Rutherford for an "outstanding" innings as the Black Caps beat England by just five runs to win the first Twenty20 international at The Oval on Tuesday. McCullum may have top-scored with 68 but it was left-handed opener Rutherford's dashing 62 that caught...
  • New Zealand beat England by 5 runs in first T20 26-06-2013 03:04 AM

    London: Brilliant half-centuries by Hamish Rutherford and Brendon McCullum set New Zealand on their way to a five-run victory over England on Tuesday in the first of two Twenty20 internationals at The Oval. Rutherford (62 off 35 balls) and McCullum (68) put on a second-wicket stand of 114 to help...
  • Indian players thank fans over Twitter 24-06-2013 01:59 PM

    Birmingham: Overwhelmed by the support from the Indian fans at the Champions Trophy, newly crowned winners thanked the large crowd turning up for the final encounter against hosts at Birmingham. "Yehhhhhhhhh boyyyy.. Champion love the support in England .. Thanks to every one.. Enjoy the win guys..," Suresh Raina tweeted....
  • India lift Champions Trophy after England choke in 20-over final 23-06-2013 10:56 PM

    On a bizarre Sunday in wet Birmingham, India's skills in the Twenty20 format trumped England's as they kept their bearings in a 20-overs-a-side shootout to lay their hands on the 50-over Champions Trophy. A long and frustrating day ended with India triumphing in brilliant scenes after England collapsed in pursuit...
  • Sangakkara hits ton as Sri Lanka beat England to stay in semis hunt 14-06-2013 01:20 AM

    London: Kumar Sangakkara smashed an unbeaten 134 off 135 balls as Sri Lanka stunned England by seven wickets in a high-scoring thriller on Thursday to stay afloat in the Champions Trophy. The Islanders, chasing England's seemingly impregnable 293 for 7, launched a spirited chase in the day-night game at the...
  • Bell, Bopara shine in England's big win over Australia 08-06-2013 11:18 PM

    Edgbaston: England landed an early psychological blow on Australia ahead of the Ashes series, beating their fierce rivals by 48 runs in their opening match of the Champions Trophy on Saturday. Opener Ian Bell hit a patient 91 to help steer England to 269 for 6, a target that appeared...
  • Ravi Bopara, Owais Shah under ICC scanner for fixing 31-05-2013 07:04 PM

    London: More than 20 English county cricketers and two umpires are being questioned by anti-corruption detectives as part of the ICC's match-fixing investigation. The ICC is speaking to players who were involved in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), which featured cricketers from around the world. Ravi Bopara, Owais Shah, Kabir...
  • Swann, Bresnan back after injury for England in Champions Trophy 03-05-2013 03:32 PM

    London: Offspinner Graeme Swann has been called up by England for next month's Champions Trophy after making his recovery from an elbow injury that ruled him out of the recent tour of New Zealand. Pacer Tim Bresnan is also in the 15-man squad following his comeback from a similar injury,...
  • Pick Wright over Bopara, urges Hussain 11-09-2012 05:31 PM

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  • England stars want Pietersen return 03-09-2012 08:15 PM

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  • James Taylor called up for second Test 29-07-2012 03:38 PM

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  • Bopara hails 'best' England ODI team 02-07-2012 07:42 AM

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  • Ravi Bopara glad to be back for England 14-06-2012 09:42 PM

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  • Morgan dropped by England for SL Tests 28-02-2012 08:01 PM

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