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  • Fear of failure a problem for England, says Andrew Strauss November 18, 2014

    Andrew Strauss said on Monday that a collective fear of failure on the part of England`s batsmen risks damaging the team`s chances at next year`s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand. One longstanding complaint about England`s recent one-day international performances, which have seen them lose five of their last six...
  • Former Aussie cricket coach Arthur rules out England job February 17, 2014

    Dumped Australia cricket coach Mickey Arthur Friday ruled out applying for the vacant England job after being appointed head of the Super 15 rugby team Western Force's development programme. The South African, who was ousted just before the start of the Ashes series in England last year with two years left...
  • Cricket South Africa slams 'flawed' ICC plan January 21, 2014

    London: South Africa have become the first major cricket nation to call on the International Cricket Council (ICC) to withdraw a draft plan that would give greater control of the world game to England, Australia and India. A "position paper" outlining the proposed changes is due to be discussed by...
  • India A beat England XI in practice game January 6, 2013

    New Delhi: India A provided some cheer amidst disappointing show by the senior team as they comprehensively beat England by 53 runs under the Duckworth/Lewis method in the first warmup match, being held at the Palam Airforce Ground here on Sunday. Riding on Murali Vijay's 76, India A posted a competitive...
  • Allrounder Parvez Rassol makes J&K proud January 4, 2013

    Parvez Rassol is the first Jammu and Kashmir player to have been called up to India A squad that is set to play England in a warmup ahead of the ODI series. ...
  • Steve Harmison joins Yorkshire on loan July 8, 2012

    ChesterLeStreet: Former England fast bowler Steve Harmison has joined Yorkshire on a monthlong loan, his parent county announced on Saturday. The 33yearold has spent much of this season in Durham's 2nd XI while Yorkshire are short of seamers with former England leftarmer Ryan Sidebottom injured and Mitchell Starc due to join...
  • Adapt to English conditions to win: Walsh May 2, 2012

    Kingston: Fast bowling legend Courtney Walsh believes the West Indies can be successful in England if they are consistent and quickly adapt to the local conditions. The West Indies left on Tuesday for a tour of England where they will play three Tests, three OneDay internationals and a Twenty20 from...
  • Saina enters 2nd round of All England C'ship March 10, 2011

    Birmingham: Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal made a winning start in the All England Badminton Championship by beating Korean Seung Hee Bae in straight games at the National Indoor Arena in Birmingham. But the World No. 5 had to overcome a stiff challenge before clinching the firstround match by 2113, 2116....