Andrew Strauss

Ashes: England want clarity on 'complicated' Ben Stokes situation, says Andrew Strauss

Ashes: England want clarity on 'complicated' Ben Stokes situation, says Andrew Strauss

England chief Andrew Strauss has admitted the ongoing absence of Ben Stokes from the tour of Australia is a "blow" to the team but said the all-rounder's future involvement in the Ashes was largely out of his hands. 

Nov 06, 2017, 16:47 PM IST
Andrew Strauss says experience of playing in Indian Premier League worth any potential injury risk

Andrew Strauss says experience of playing in Indian Premier League worth any potential injury risk

Former England captain Strauss said he would be reluctant to let senior players go to the IPL if it meant they were unavailable for Test duty.

May 31, 2017, 08:52 AM IST
Be brave and smile, ECB tell England players

Be brave and smile, ECB tell England players

Tom Harrison, chief executive of the ECB, said the England cricketers and their director of cricket former England skipper Andrew Strauss knew what was expected of them.

Mar 21, 2017, 08:59 AM IST
Rahul Dravid tipped to replace Anil Kumble as India head coach after Australia series

Rahul Dravid tipped to replace Anil Kumble as India head coach after Australia series

The BCCI is reportedly mooting changes in the coaching hierarchy, and is ready to give Kumble a bigger role which will cover senior, A side, junior as well as women’s teams.

Mar 11, 2017, 19:31 PM IST
England Test captain Joe Root happy to rely on old friend Ben Stokes as vice-captain

England Test captain Joe Root happy to rely on old friend Ben Stokes as vice-captain

ECB director Andrew Strauss was of the opinion that the leadership of the side moved decisively to a younger generation ahead of the team's next Test, against South Africa.

Feb 19, 2017, 09:27 AM IST
Under new Test skipper Joe Root, Ben Stokes wants fans to fall in love with England again

Under new Test skipper Joe Root, Ben Stokes wants fans to fall in love with England again

Stokes, 25, was one of several players interviewed by England team chief Andrew Strauss, himself a former Test skipper, although Root was the obvious choice to succeed Cook after serving as his vice-captain.

Feb 15, 2017, 08:48 AM IST
England pacer Stuart Broad receives MBE from Prince Charles; undergoes Test captaincy interview

England pacer Stuart Broad receives MBE from Prince Charles; undergoes Test captaincy interview

Broad was recognised for his services to cricket by the Prince of Wales at Buckingham Palace on Thursday.

Feb 11, 2017, 10:02 AM IST
Alastair Cook can thrive without captaincy, says former England captain Andrew Strauss

Alastair Cook can thrive without captaincy, says former England captain Andrew Strauss

Strauss insisted Cook would be regarded as one of "England`s great captains", saying he deserved credit for 2015 Ashes success.

Feb 07, 2017, 09:16 AM IST
Andrew Strauss’ all-time XI: Sachin Tendulkar lone Indian; no place for Wasim Akram, Ricky Ponting, Kumar Sangakkara

Andrew Strauss’ all-time XI: Sachin Tendulkar lone Indian; no place for Wasim Akram, Ricky Ponting, Kumar Sangakkara

There are two Englishmen, four Australians, two South Africans, one West Indian, one Indian and one Pakistani player in the left-hander's team.

Jan 25, 2017, 09:54 AM IST
No `blacklist` for Eoin Morgan, says Andrew Strauss

No `blacklist` for Eoin Morgan, says Andrew Strauss

However, the ECB gave the tour the go-ahead after an inspection visit to Bangladesh led by team security chief Reg Dickason.

Sep 18, 2016, 19:16 PM IST
England`s 19 years old Haseeb Hameed in line for Bangladesh tour call

England`s 19 years old Haseeb Hameed in line for Bangladesh tour call

From Bangladesh, England head straight into a five-Test series in India with no warm-up matches ahead of the second leg of their tour programme.

Sep 15, 2016, 20:51 PM IST
Eoin Morgan's absence from Bangladesh tour blessing in disguise for Jos Buttler?

Eoin Morgan's absence from Bangladesh tour blessing in disguise for Jos Buttler?

Morgan has been given a deadline of EOD saturday to confirm his decision by the England board.

Sep 10, 2016, 14:50 PM IST
Eoin Mogan has no choice but go to Bangladesh, reveals Kevin Pietersen

Eoin Mogan has no choice but go to Bangladesh, reveals Kevin Pietersen

With Cook willing to go, there is no option left for Morgan, feels discarded England batsman Kevin Pietersen.

Sep 08, 2016, 14:08 PM IST
Andrew Strauss issues Bangladesh deadline to England players

Andrew Strauss issues Bangladesh deadline to England players

The future of the tour was called into question after an attack on a Dhaka cafe in July that saw 20 hostages killed.

Sep 07, 2016, 23:25 PM IST
Remember Shane Warne's 'That Ball' to Andrew Strauss? Re-live it with this video!

Remember Shane Warne's 'That Ball' to Andrew Strauss? Re-live it with this video!

The Aussie spin-wizard himself stated that this piece-of-art was one of his best ever.

Jul 14, 2016, 00:27 AM IST

Kevin Pietersen: The elephant in the room

The great Shakespearean line from Hamlet ‘to be, or not to be, that is the question’ can easily be rephrased into ‘to pick, or not to be, that is the question’ in the context England’s squad select

Jan 31, 2016, 21:04 PM IST
Andrew Strauss puts IPL experience ahead of Tests

Andrew Strauss puts IPL experience ahead of Tests

Strauss also urged a greater separation between the longer and shorter formats.

Nov 14, 2015, 16:07 PM IST
Kevin Pietersen open to England cricket coaching job

Kevin Pietersen open to England cricket coaching job

Exiled England batsman Kevin Pietersen said he is open to a coaching role.

Oct 17, 2015, 17:19 PM IST
Andrew Strauss was right to leave me out, says Kevin Pietersen

Andrew Strauss was right to leave me out, says Kevin Pietersen

Kevin Pietersen says England cricket director Andrew Strauss was right to overlook him for this year`s Ashes test series victory over Australia.

Sep 24, 2015, 20:13 PM IST
Kevin Pietersen omission helping England: Andrew Strauss

Kevin Pietersen omission helping England: Andrew Strauss

England cricket team are benefiting from the decision to exclude batsman Kevin Pietersen from selection, believes country's cricket chief Andrew Strauss.

Sep 08, 2015, 11:18 AM IST