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Alastair Cook sacked in a 'hugely disrespectful' way: Andrew Strauss
Alastair Cook sacked in a 'hugely disrespectful' way: Andrew Strauss

Former England captain Andrew Strauss has launched a strong attack on the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), saying sacking of former skipper Alastair Cook was "hugely disrespectful".

Andrew Strauss says fear of failure a problem for England
Andrew Strauss says fear of failure a problem for England

Andrew Strauss said Monday 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.

Empty stands fuel fears for Test future
Empty stands fuel fears for Test future

Pakistan`s stunning series win over Australia may have had fans applauding from afar, but it was played out against a familiar backdrop of empty stands, stoking fears that interest in Test cricket is dying out.

Strauss laments 'madness' of Pietersen fall-out
Strauss laments 'madness' of Pietersen fall-out

Andrew Strauss has said English cricket could be damaged by the "madness" surrounding the publication of Kevin Pietersen's autobiography.

I'd like to hug Strauss and patch up row, says Pietersen
I'd like to hug Strauss and patch up row, says Pietersen

Kevin Pietersen wants to hug Andrew Strauss and resolve his differences with his former captain, the controversial ex-England batsman said on Thursday.

Test cricket is slowly going to fizzle out, fears Andrew Strauss
Test cricket is slowly going to fizzle out, fears Andrew Strauss

Former England captain Andrew Strauss has said the skewed distribution of power among the India-led big three in ICC can lead to a situation in future when the "rich will only get richer and the poor poorer".

Ashley Giles, Makhaya Ntini to play cricket at 19,341 feet on Mount Kilimanjaro
Ashley Giles, Makhaya Ntini to play cricket at 19,341 feet on Mount Kilimanjaro

When you`re climbing Africa`s tallest mountain to play the world`s highest game of cricket, you`d better make sure you`ve got a spare ball.

Strauss bats for under-fire Cook, says axing him before World Cup won't be right
Strauss bats for under-fire Cook, says axing him before World Cup won't be right

Former England skipper Andrew Strauss on Wednesday said that sacking Alastair Cook as captain before the 2015 World Cup is not an answer to English cricket team's one-day woes.

Andrew Strauss questions wisdom of putting Andy Flower in charge of England`s A team

Former England captain Andrew Strauss has questioned the insight of putting Andy Flower in charge of the squad once again.

India can never win with four bowlers, feels Andrew Strauss

Taking a dig at the Indian approach ahead of the Old Trafford Test, former England skipper Andrew Strauss has said that the visitors not only need more aggression but will also find it extremely difficult to win a Test match with four bowlers in their XI.

Kevin Pietersen feels sorry for retired England skipper Andrew Strauss

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen said that he felt sorry for Andrew Strauss following his highly offensive remark against Pietersen during a commentary at Lord`s.

Strauss makes derogatory Pietersen remarks - reports

Former England captain Andrew Strauss was caught on microphone making derogatory remarks about ex-team mate Kevin Pietersen during an MCC v Rest of the World exhibition match at Lord`s on Saturday, media reports said.

Axing Pietersen was in the best interest of English Cricket: ECB

England and Wales Cricket Board managing director Paul Downton gave his most detailed explanation yet on Thursday for the controversial decision to end the international career of the "frustrating" Kevin Pietersen.

Andrew Strauss takes up Middlesex role

Former Middlesex and England captain Andrew Strauss has joined the county`s executive board with immediate effect, the Lord`s-based club announced Monday.

Mike Selvey says Cook given `blank canvas` to start rebuilding England Test squad

Former England cricketer Mike Selvey has said that captain Alastair Cook and the team director have been handed a new, blank canvas by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) to rebuild the Test team according to their strategies and ethos.

Pietersen lost England`s trust: Strauss

Kevin Pietersen`s England career was ended because of a total loss of trust between him and the team`s management, according to former captain Andrew Strauss.

Broad`s request to include Pietersen in England`s World T20 squad ignored by ECB

England bowler and Twenty20 captain Stuart Broad had reportedly told the England and Wales Cricket Board ( ECB) that he wanted sacked Kevin Pietersen in the squad for next month`s World Twenty20 tournament, only to be ignored.

Andrew Strauss tells Cook to behave like a captain

Former England captain Andrew Strauss has reportedly told Alastair Cook to behave like a captain and should stop treating his teammates as close friends.

Sachin Tendulkar may be god but he worshipped cricket, says Andrew Strauss

Sachin Tendulkar might be considered God but the legendary batsman has always worshipped the game of cricket, said former England captain Andrew Strauss in his tribute to the former Indian cricketer today.

Cook finds England captaincy tiring

England captain Alastair Cook has admitted that he finds his job tiring, a fortnight ahead of their first warm-up match of the winter Ashes tour in Australia.