Darren Gough

  • Swann all set to surpass Underwood, says Gough July 21, 2013

    Gullane, Scotland: Former Test paceman Darren Gough believes Graeme Swann could one day be regarded as England's finest spinner and rates fast bowler James Anderson as the country's best-ever exponent of the new ball. Gough, who took 229 wickets at an average of 28.39 in 58 Tests between 1994 and 2003,...
  • Anderson delighted to break Gough's ODI record June 10, 2013

    Birmingham: James Anderson may be getting used to making history but he derived special pleasure in breaking Darren Gough's record to become England's most successful one-day bowler. The 30-year-old Lancashire pacemen, who last month became only the fourth England bowler to take 300 Test wickets, started the Champions Trophy opener against...
  • Gough for Pietersen making India tour September 13, 2012

    London: Even as uncertainty hovers over Kevin Pietersen's future in the England set-up, he has received support from former fast bowler Darren Gough who has insisted that the embattled batsman should be included in the India-bound squad in November. "There has been some immaturity on both sides. There are issues with...
  • Train in sauna to battle Lanka heat: Gough March 26, 2012

    London: Former England fast bowler Darren Gough has some advice for the English team that aims to conquer Sri Lanka in their own backyard - train in a sauna to battle the heat and humidity of Sri Lanka. Gough said high temperatures would be a challenge for England. "Sri Lanka is the...
  • NRI businessman held for duping celebrities August 3, 2009

    London: An NRI businessman Kautilya Nandan Pruthi and his two British accomplices have been arrested in London on charges of allegedly duping more than 600 people including many celebrities. Pruthi's victims include celebrities like former English cricketer Darren Gough and singer Jerome Flynn. His online profile describes him as a 'zany entrepreneur...