Andrew Strauss

  • Andrew Strauss takes up Middlesex role 01-04-2014 08:19 AM

    London: Former Middlesex and England captain Andrew Strauss has joined the county's executive board with immediate effect, the Lord's-based club announced on Monday. The 37-year-old, who retired from all cricket in 2012, was one of England's most successful recent captains, leading the team to Ashes success at home in 2009...
  • Kevin Pietersen lost England's trust: Andrew Strauss 09-02-2014 08:32 PM

    London: Kevin Pietersen's England career was ended because of a total loss of trust between him and the team's management, according to former captain Andrew Strauss. The England and Wales Cricket Broad (ECB) announced the end of Pietersen's association with England earlier this week, citing a need for a new...
  • Schofield backs England coach Flower 19-12-2013 09:38 AM

    Sydney: A key architect of the revival of English cricket on Thursday backed under-fire coach Andy Flower after the team meekly surrendered the Ashes to Australia. Ken Schofield, who authored a report on the way forward for England after their 5-0 Ashes whitewash in 2006-07, called for Flower to remain...
  • Atherton hails Broad as Warne and Waugh bemoan Aussie batting 21-11-2013 06:11 PM

    London: Michael Atherton said Stuart Broad had thrived on his 'public enemy' status after bowling Ashes-holders England into a strong position on the opening day of the first Test against Australia in Brisbane. Broad, jeered by home fans at the Gabba following his refusal to 'walk' in the first Ashes...
  • Tendulkar may be god but he worshipped cricket: Strauss 17-11-2013 05:17 PM

    London: Sachin Tendulkar might be considered God but the legendary batsman has always worshipped the game of cricket, said former England captain Andrew Strauss in his tribute to the former Indian cricketer on Sunday. "Cricket made him into a god but, ironically, the game of cricket was what he worshipped,"...
  • Andrew Strauss wants no new row with Kevin Pietersen 11-10-2013 11:37 PM

    London: Former England captain Andrew Strauss said Friday he didn't want to become involved in a "war of words" with Kevin Pietersen over the Indian Premier League. Strauss retired last year following a series with South Africa where Pietersen was accused of sending derogatory texts regarding his then skipper to...
  • Andrew Strauss goes public over Kevin Pietersen row 28-09-2013 09:31 PM

    London: Former England captain Andrew Strauss has lifted the lid on his stand-off with Kevin Pietersen that overshadowed his final days as an international cricketer, saying he felt "let down" by the star batsman. And his comments, in Saturday's Daily Mail serialisation of his autobiography, 'My Driving Ambition' placed a...
  • Andrew Strauss backs Kevin Pietersen as England's ODI mentor 13-09-2013 09:26 AM

    Birmingham: Andrew Strauss believes Kevin Pietersen can act as a "mentor" to an inexperienced England one-day side despite his own sometimes difficult relationship with the star batsman. Pietersen was briefly cast into the international wilderness last year after being accused of sending derogatory text messages about then England captain Strauss...
  • Strauss pondering England chief role 12-09-2013 10:23 PM

    Birmingham: Andrew Strauss on Thursday said he will decide "in the next couple of weeks" whether he wants to apply for the post of the England and Wales Cricket Board's managing director of cricket. The position, which carries responsibility for the overall running of England's national teams, is set to...
  • Strauss backs England to punish troubled Aussies 28-06-2013 08:14 PM

    London: Former England captain Andrew Strauss believes his country have never been stronger favourites to win the Ashes after Australia's descent into chaos in recent weeks. Strauss, who masterminded back to back Ashes triumphs in 2009 and 2011 before retiring last year, has been stunned by the turmoil gripping the...
  • Andrew Strauss hopes Kevin Pietersen saga is over 27-06-2013 02:15 PM

    Andrew Strauss hopes England's Ashes campaign will not suffer any ongoing disruption from the extraordinary chain of events that saw star batsman Kevin Pietersen briefly dropped from the side last season. Pietersen was axed from the England side when, after having made a brilliant hundred against his native South Africa...
  • Strauss wants Kevin Pietersen fit for Ashes 18-05-2013 12:32 AM

    London: Former England captain Andrew Strauss said on Friday it was important for the side's Ashes prospects that star batsman Kevin Pietersen regained full fitness. Pietersen is currently sidelined with a knee problem and in his absence England struggled to 232 all out in the first innings of the first...
  • Pietersen and ECB reach an agreement 03-10-2012 04:33 PM

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  • Andrew Strauss 'a great man': Flower 01-09-2012 02:30 AM

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  • Cook surprised by speed of Test ascent 31-08-2012 09:53 AM

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  • I've got huge boots to fill: Cook 30-08-2012 02:17 PM

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  • I've got huge boots to fill: Cook 30-08-2012 02:17 PM

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