James Taylor

  • England call up Graham Onions for 4th Ashes Test August 6, 2013

    Manchester: England gave Durham pacer Graham Onions the chance of playing the fourth Ashes Test on his ChesterleStreet home ground after including him in a 13man squad on Monday. Just hours after England had retained the Ashes courtesy of a rainaffected draw in the third Test at Old Trafford on Monday,...
  • Panesar, Taylor, Tremlett recalled for 3rd Ashes Test July 28, 2013

    London: England have recalled Monty Panesar, James Taylor and Chris Tremlett for the third Ashes Test against Australia at Old Trafford starting Thursday, with fast bowlers Steven Finn and Graham Onions the omitted players. Star batsman Kevin Pietersen is still recovering from a calf strain sustained during the win at...
  • James Taylor to face Aussies in warmup July 24, 2013

    London: Nottinghamshire batsman James Taylor has emerged as the leading candidate to replace Kevin Pietersen in the third Test against Australia if the England star fails to recover from injury. Pietersen suffered a calf strain during the second Test at Lord's and was unable to take the field for Australia's second...
  • US President Barack Obama sings with Santa Claus December 7, 2012

    US President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, and their daughters Sasha and Malia sang 'Santa Claus is coming along' and lit the National Christmas Tree in a festive ceremony in Washington, DC. The first family of the US lit up National Christmas Tree, and the musicfilled ceremony was hosted by...
  • US: Barack Obama lights national Christmas tree December 7, 2012

    Washington: US President Barack Obama and his family have flipped the switch for the 90th annual lighting of the National Christmas Tree. Obama was joined at the ceremony by TV star Neil Patrick Harris, who hosted the ceremony. Performers included singers Kenneth 'Babyface' Edmonds, Ledisi, Jason Mraz, James Taylor and...
  • EngSA, 3rd Test, Day 1: As it happened August 16, 2012

    London: South Africa made a recovery after a disastrous beginning to their first innings of the third and final Test at Lord's on Thursday. JP Duminy made an 61, while Jacques Rudolph too contributed with 42 as the visitors reached 262 for 7 before bad light stopped play, with 2.2...
  • James Taylor called up for second Test July 29, 2012

    London: Uncapped Nottinghamshire batsman James Taylor has earned his maiden callup to Englands Test squad, after it was announced that Ravi Bopara will miss the second Test against South Africa this week for personal reasons. Bopara had been recalled to the Test setup for the first Test at The Oval,...