Ashley Giles

  • Carberry rails at England coach Giles, selectors 01-04-2014 10:05 AM

    England opening batsman Michael Carberry has criticised team management for leaving him in the dark about his playing future and questioned selectors over their decision to axe Kevin Pietersen. The 33-year-old was England's second highest run-scorer after Pietersen in their ill-fated Ashes series in Australia but was overlooked by limited...
  • England coach Giles admits T20 defeat to Dutch 'embarrassing' 01-04-2014 08:22 AM

    Chittagong: England coach Ashley Giles Monday admitted their T20 WC defeat against minnows the Netherlands was "embarrassing" and said he shared the fans' anger at their humiliating loss. England went down to the Netherlands by 45 runs in their last group one match in the Super-10 stage, a repeat of...
  • England need to find the right T20 formula, says Giles 13-03-2014 09:49 AM

    England limited-overs coach Ashley Giles is searching for the right "formula" ahead of the Twenty20 World Cup in Bangladesh after his side suffered a series defeat against the West Indies. England have been below par during the three-match Twenty20 series in the Caribbean, with the West Indies comfortably wrapping things...
  • Ashley Giles to seek England coaching job 03-02-2014 12:06 PM

    Sydney: England limited overs coach Ashley Giles says he will apply for the Test coaching role left vacant by the removal of Andy Flower. Giles told reporters after England's 84-run loss to Australia in the third Twenty20 international he is eager to coach England in all three forms of the...
  • ECB chief hints Ashley Giles will succeed Flower 01-02-2014 12:53 PM

    Melbourne: England Cricket Board chairman Giles Clarke hinted on Saturday that Ashley Giles would succeed Andy Flower as Test coach after the former Zimbabwe international quit following their Ashes whitewash. Flower resigned on Friday to allow the team to rebuild after their disastrous tour of Australia, where they lost the...
  • Chris Jordan replaces Steven Finn in England T20 squad 18-01-2014 08:28 PM

    Sydney: Sussex seamer Chris Jordan was called into England's Twenty20 squad to play Australia on Saturday following the early exit of Steven Finn. Jordan is already in Australia with the one-day international squad where he has shown signs of promise despite England going 2-0 down in the five-match series. Middlesex...
  • England bowler Finn sent home to work on technique 15-01-2014 12:51 PM

    England paceman Steven Finn will miss the remainder of the limited overs series in Australia and return home to work on the technical aspect of his game, his country's cricket board said on Wednesday. Struggling with his rhythm and pace in the practice games, the 24-year-old right-arm bowler did not...
  • Ben Stokes' progress excites England ODI coach 17-09-2013 06:50 PM

    Southampton: Ben Stokes's recent performances against Australia won't have done the rising star of English cricket's hopes of securing an Ashes tour berth any harm, according to one-day coach Ashley Giles. The 22-year-old Durham pace-bowling allrounder took five wickets for 61 runs, his maiden five-wicket haul in one-day internationals, at...
  • Pietersen a 'great example', says Giles 11-09-2013 09:41 AM

    London: Kevin Pietersen is setting a "great example" to the novice players in England's one-day squad, according to limited-overs coach Ashley Giles. Just over a year ago, Pietersen was briefly exiled from the national side after being accused of sending derogatory text messages regarding then England captain Andrew Strauss to...
  • Don't write off England in ODIs, warns coach Giles 10-09-2013 10:27 PM

    Birmingham: Ashley Giles believes his former England captain Michael Vaughan was too quick in suggesting fans who'd bought tickets for the one-day series with Australia deserved a refund. Before the series started, England named a one-day squad without several rested senior players in regular captain Alastair Cook, batsman Ian Bell...
  • Ashley Giles readies England for crucial New Zealand match 15-06-2013 11:29 PM

    Cardiff: England will face familiar foes when they bid to book their place in the Champions Trophy semi-finals against New Zealand in Cardiff on Sunday. Earlier this year, England won a limited overs series in New Zealand only for the Black Caps to turn the tables in England shortly before...
  • Ashley Giles wants to see England 'A game' against Australia 07-06-2013 09:17 AM

    Nottingham: England one-day coach Ashley Giles wants to see the side produce their "A game" in their Champions Trophy opener at Edgbaston on Saturday (June 8). Tournament hosts England were below their best for much of their recent 2-1 one-day series defeat by New Zealand, although they did at least...