Michael Atherton

  • English cricket needs rethink after Dutch disaster in WT20: media 01-04-2014 08:27 AM

    London: England cricket must make sweeping changes after a humiliating defeat to the Netherlands in the World Twenty20 capped off a dismal winter, the national press said Tuesday. England, who had already been eliminated from the competition before Monday's debacle in Chittagong, were bowled out for just 88 runs with...
  • England greats turn on team after Dutch debacle 31-03-2014 11:36 PM

    London: Former England captains Michael Vaughan and Michael Atherton rounded on the current side after they bowed out of the World Twenty20 with a humiliating 45-run loss to the Netherlands in Chittagong on Monday. Bowled out for just 88 with more than two overs to spare in reply to the...
  • Former England captain Atherton criticises the 'big three' move 27-01-2014 09:14 PM

    London: Former England captain Michael Atherton has openly criticised the move by the cricket boards of England, India and Australia to take control of the International Cricket Council and also enjoy bigger share of the revenues of the governing body. "...the end of the notion that a fair and principled...
  • 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...
  • Modern cricketers should not forget county cricket

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    Top-class cricket teams are getting skittled out for shambolic totals such as 47 and 49, as witnessed in Tests in South Africa this year. They...