Alec Stewart

  • India are giving England ODI cricket lessons: Alec Stewart 13 hours 2 minutes ago

    London: Exasperated at England's consecutive defeats, former captain Alec Stewart said the hosts must learn from India how to play One-day cricket. India have taken a 2-0 lead in the five-match series with convincing victories at Cardiff and Nottingham. "India look a completely different team to the rabble that threw in...
  • Duncan Fletcher cannot be blamed for India's poor show: Alec Stewart August 19, 2014

    Former England captain Alec Stewart batted for under-fire Indian coach Duncan Fletcher, saying the Zimbabwean cannot be held responsible for India's pathetic show in England since a coach can only guide and execution on the field was players' job. Stewart's comments came after Ravi Shastri was appointed the Director of Indian...
  • England outcast Pietersen agrees Surrey deal February 11, 2014

    London: Axed England batsman Kevin Pietersen has agreed a deal to play for Surrey in this year's English county season having been jettisoned from the national team set-up for good. The 33-year-old has negotiated the end of his central England contract with the England and Wales Cricket Board and will now...
  • Adams, Salisbury sacked; Stewart new man-in-charge at Surrey June 17, 2013

    London: After a disappointing start to their County Championship season, Surrey have sacked Team Director Chris Adams and first team coach Ian Salisbury and appointed former captain Alec Stewart as the new man-in-charge at the club. Surrey are currently third-bottom in the league table and still seeking their first win of...
  • Tendulkar makes Alec Stewart's Test dream team May 8, 2013

    London: Sachin Tendulkar is the only Indian to make it to the Test dream team drawn up by former England captain Alec Stewart from among players against whom he had played in his career. "The 'Little Master' is a no-brainer for his extraordinary run-scoring over such...
  • Absence of KP has weakened England: Stewart September 19, 2012

    London: Former England captain Alec Stewart was hardly surprised to see Kevin Pietersen being left out for the upcoming November tour of India but he conceded that the controversial batsman’s absence has weakened the side. “It was no great shock to see Kevin Pietersen left out of the squad for the...
  • Stewart laments death of rising star Maynard June 19, 2012

    London: Alec Stewart said Tom Maynard may well have gone all the way to the top as English cricket struggled to come to terms with the death of one of its most promising talents at the age of just 23. Maynard, the son of former Glamorgan and England batsman Matthew...
  • West Indies competitive under Sammy: Stewart May 4, 2012

    London: Former England skipper Alec Stewart has praised the development of the West Indies side under current skipper Darren Sammy. Stewart, who captained his country in 15 of his career spanning 133 Tests, said despite the lowly state of West Indies cricket, the team is beginning to turn their fortunes...