Alec Stewart

India vs New Zealand, 2nd ODI: MS Dhoni completes 200 catches in India

India vs New Zealand, 2nd ODI: MS Dhoni completes 200 catches in India

He thus became the world's third and first Indian wicket-keeper to achieve the feat.

Oct 25, 2017, 23:16 PM IST
Pune's Kevin Pietersen unlikely to play in England again, claims Alec Stewart

Pune's Kevin Pietersen unlikely to play in England again, claims Alec Stewart

KP was released by Surrey at the end of last season.

Apr 07, 2016, 23:50 PM IST
Read: How cricket fraternity reacted to Ben Stokes double ton

Read: How cricket fraternity reacted to Ben Stokes double ton

Ben Stokes has become the second fastest double centurion in the history of Test cricket.      

Jan 03, 2016, 18:56 PM IST
England batsman Vikram Solanki retires

England batsman Vikram Solanki retires

Former England batsman Vikram Solanki announced his retirement from cricket on Monday.

Sep 07, 2015, 22:50 PM IST
ECB should 'hang heads in shame' over Peter Moores sacking: Alec Stewart

ECB should 'hang heads in shame' over Peter Moores sacking: Alec Stewart

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) should "hang their heads in shame" over their sacking of coach Peter Moores, according to former captain Alec Stewart.

May 10, 2015, 17:03 PM IST
Kevin Pietersen warns Andrew Strauss over England `treachery`

Kevin Pietersen warns Andrew Strauss over England `treachery`

Kevin Pietersen has said Andrew Strauss must restore public confidence after a "treacherous 15 months" should the former captain be appointed as English cricket`s new supremo.

May 06, 2015, 22:34 PM IST
Alastair Cook closes in on England batting record

Alastair Cook closes in on England batting record

Alastair Cook closed in on becoming England`s highest Test run-maker on Wednesday as his team began their pursuit of West Indies` 299 all out on the second day of the second Test.

Apr 23, 2015, 09:44 AM IST
Scoring county 'tons, double tons' will help Kevin Pietersen in earning recall: Alec Stewart

Scoring county 'tons, double tons' will help Kevin Pietersen in earning recall: Alec Stewart

Former England cricket team captain Alec Stewart believes that all sacked batsman Kevin Pietersen has to do to get a recall back to the national side is score runs, hit hundreds and double hundreds.

Apr 10, 2015, 13:45 PM IST
Kevin Pietersen shouldn`t expect England recall, says Alec Stewart

Kevin Pietersen shouldn`t expect England recall, says Alec Stewart

Exiled England star Kevin Pietersen shouldn`t expect an international recall despite his return to county cricket, according to his Surrey coach Alec Stewart.

Mar 31, 2015, 08:57 AM IST
ICC World Cup: Sarfraz Ahmed effects record-equalling six dismissals

ICC World Cup: Sarfraz Ahmed effects record-equalling six dismissals

Drafted into the playing XI for the first time in the ongoing cricket World Cup, Pakistan wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed made an instant impact with a record-equalling six catches and 49 runs in the team's upset win over South Africa, here on Saturday.

Mar 07, 2015, 16:46 PM IST
David Gower vows to fight 'appalling' tax demand: Report

David Gower vows to fight 'appalling' tax demand: Report

David Gower has vowed to fight an "appalling" and "unfair" tax demand with which he and several other former top England cricketers have been hit with by British authorities.

Mar 06, 2015, 18:19 PM IST
James Anderson becomes England's most-capped cricketer

James Anderson becomes England's most-capped cricketer

Pacer James Anderson on Friday reached another career milestone becoming England's most-capped cricketer in all formats. By making his 304th appearance for England in the ODI tri-series against Australia, the 32-year-old went passed former wicketkeeper-batsman Alec Stewart who represented England on 303 occasions.

Jan 23, 2015, 15:40 PM IST
Kumar Sangakkara joins Surrey for 2015 season

Kumar Sangakkara joins Surrey for 2015 season

English cricket county side Surrey Friday confirmed the signing of Sri Lanka batsman Kumar Sangakkara.

Jan 16, 2015, 14:27 PM IST
Alec Stewart backs Kevin Pietersen on parody twitter account issue

Alec Stewart backs Kevin Pietersen on parody twitter account issue

Kevin Pietersen's claim that a former England captain has told the ECB that three of his team-mates might have access to a parody twitter account mocking him came out to be true with Alec Stewart saying that he stood by what the controversial former batsman said in his autobiography.

Oct 09, 2014, 21:23 PM IST
Tim Bresnan denies any role in Kevin Pietersen's parody Twitter account

Tim Bresnan denies any role in Kevin Pietersen's parody Twitter account

England speedster Tim Bresnan has denied being a part of a club which ran @KPgenius Twitter account, as claimed by Kevin Pietersen in his autobiography.

Oct 09, 2014, 19:35 PM IST

Former England captain Stewart `absolutely stands by` Pietersen

Former England captain Alec Stewart insisted Wednesday that Kevin Pietersen had been right to complain of England players` involvement in a parody Twitter account mocking the star batsman.

Oct 09, 2014, 06:41 AM IST
Kevin Pietersen unlikely to feature in Surrey`s final matches

Kevin Pietersen unlikely to feature in Surrey`s final matches

Kevin Pietersen`s faint hopes of an England recall suffered another blow on Monday when Surrey confirmed he was unlikely to play any first-class cricket in the final weeks of the season.

Sep 09, 2014, 00:06 AM IST
Ian Botham, Graeme Swann call England performance an embarrassment

Ian Botham, Graeme Swann call England performance an embarrassment

Angry and sad at the way England have been outplayed in the ongoing ODI series against India, former captain Ian Botham and retired spinner Graeme Swann said the performance of the side led by Alastair Cook is nothing short of an "embarrassment".

Sep 03, 2014, 11:27 AM IST
India are giving England ODI cricket lessons: Alec Stewart

India are giving England ODI cricket lessons: Alec Stewart

Exasperated at England's consecutive defeats, former captain Alec Stewart said the hosts must learn from India how to play One-day cricket.

Aug 31, 2014, 22:22 PM IST

Alec Stewart bats for under-fire Duncan Fletcher, says he cannot be blamed for India`s poor show

Former England captain Alec Stewart on Tuesday batted for under-fire coach Duncan Fletcher, saying the Zimbabwean cannot be held responsible for India`s pathetic show in England since a coach can only guide and execution on the field was players` job.

Aug 19, 2014, 21:06 PM IST