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Botham says England team having worst days ever after horror show in Ashes

Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 14:39

England cricket legend Ian Botham has said that he has seen some bad days as a watcher of the England cricket team and this one was right up there with some of the worst.

Return Ashes: England fear nobody, says captain Alastair Cook

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 16:12

Skipper Alastair Cook accepts England will probably need to raise their game a notch or two to win a fourth straight Ashes series but almost scoffed at suggestions the tourists were running scared on Wednesday.

Joe Root keen to face new Test batting challenge

Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 14:36

Joe Root insists he has no problems dropping down England`s batting order for this week`s Ashes series opener against Australia to accommodate in-form Michael Carberry as opener.

Steve Finn backs England to `rise in key moments` during Ashes series

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 10:58

England pace bowler Steven Finn has said that his side`s ability to overcome adversity and deal with pressure was the difference between them and Australia during the earlier Ashes series.

Jonathan Trott shrugs off Mitchell Johnson`s `short ball` barbs ahead of first Test

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 10:45

England player Jonathan Trott has said that he is not worried about the short ball that Australian bowler Mitchell Johnson has to offer.

Ian Bell says England will face major `blow-up` if Matt Prior fails to recover `in time`

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 14:33

England`s summer Ashes hero Ian Bell has admitted that it would be a major `blow-up` for his side if vice-captain and wicketkeeper Matt Prior is not fit to play in the first Test of the winter Ashes.

Pietersen insists `will be fine` for first Ashes Test in Brisbane

Last Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013, 14:14

England`s star batsman Kevin Pietersen, who has flown to Melbourne for treatment on his knee injury, has said that he is fine and fans should relax.

England not too old, says Graeme Swann

Last Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013, 12:54

Ageing off-spinner Graeme Swann insisted on Monday that England are not too old to defend the Ashes, saying the team`s mix of youth and experience is an asset.

England sweat on Pietersen, Prior ahead of Ashes

Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 09:12

England batsman Kevin Pietersen will travel to Melbourne for a cortisone injection on his troublesome knee on Sunday.

Captaincy is all about results, says Alastair Cook

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 05, 2013, 14:10

England`s Alastair Cook admits Shane Warne`s criticism of his captaincy raised his blood pressure a notch but is happy to let his record speak for itself going into the second Ashes series of the year.

Bell says present England success in Ashes `rose` from `dark days` of Oz humiliation

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 05, 2013, 13:50

England`s Ashes hero Ian Bell has said that his team`s current dominance in the iconic series was born in the dark days of the repeated humiliations.

Jonathan Trott says has `ironed out` technical `flaws` ahead of winter Ashes

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 05, 2013, 12:29

England batsman Jonathan Trott has insisted that he has `ironed out` his `technical flaws`, which he admitted were the cause behind his lack of productivity during the summer Ashes series.