Alastair Cook can surpass Sachin Tendulkar's world batting record: England coach Trevor Bayliss

Alastair Cook can surpass Sachin Tendulkar's world batting record: England coach Trevor Bayliss

Legendary England cricketer Ian Botham also believes that Cook can break Tendulkar's record.

No loyalty to team, it's loyalty to money now: Steve Waugh

No loyalty to team, it's loyalty to money now: Steve Waugh

Waugh, however, feels India, Australia and England are closest to getting the equilibrium right.

James Anderson: England's leading wicket-taker collects his OBE

James Anderson: England's leading wicket-taker collects his OBE

He is England's leading wicket-taker in all forms of cricket and the tenth highest in the history of the international game, with 720 in all.

South Africa vs England: Ian Botham tips Alastair Cook & Co to win Test series vs wounded Proteas

South Africa vs England: Ian Botham tips Alastair Cook & Co to win Test series vs wounded Proteas

Botham insisted that his side have a realistic chance of winning the series against South Africa this time.

Batsmen will sleep better after Johnson's retirement: Ian​ Botham

Batsmen will sleep better after Johnson's retirement: Ian​ Botham

David Lloyd said that Johnson was a champion and warrior.

Cricket fan built miniature stadium in memory of cricketer Phillip Hughes

Cricket fan built miniature stadium in memory of cricketer Phillip Hughes

A cricket fan in England has hand-built a miniature stadium in memory of late Australian Phillip Hughes.

The feeling of winning the Ashes hasn't sunk in: Ben Stokes

The feeling of winning the Ashes hasn't sunk in: Ben Stokes

England's new Ashes hero Ben Stokes on Monday thanked the fans for their support and said that the feeling of winning the Ashes was yet to sink in.

Ashes 2015: Ben Stokes accepts all-round burden

Ashes 2015: Ben Stokes accepts all-round burden

England all-rounder Ben Stokes has said he understands why he`s been compared to Ian Botham and Andrew Flintoff but stressed he is determined to make his own mark in international cricket.

Flat pitches will help Australia, says Ian​ Botham

Flat pitches will help Australia, says Ian​ Botham

 England cricket legend Ian Botham has warned that England will be "playing into Australia's hands" if flat pitches are prepared for the upcoming Ashes tournament starting July 8 in Cardiff.

Ben Stokes a better player than me, says Andrew​ Flintoff

Ben Stokes a better player than me, says Andrew​ Flintoff

Former captain Andrew Flintoff believes Ben Stokes can become one of England`s greats and rates the all-rounder as a more talented player than he was.

5th ODI, Chester-le-Street: England vs New Zealand - Preview

5th ODI, Chester-le-Street: England vs New Zealand - Preview

A rejuvenated England head into Saturday`s winner-takes-all fifth one-day international against New Zealand knowing that even a defeat would do little to spoil the buzz surrounding English limited-overs cricket.

Ian Botham wants Strauss to drop Alastair Cook as England captain

Ian Botham wants Strauss to drop Alastair Cook as England captain

Former England all-rounder Ian Botham believes that newly appointed director of cricket Andrew Strauss should drop Alastair Cook as the team captain and replace him with Joe Root.

Joe Root should be England captain: Ian Botham

Joe Root should be England captain: Ian Botham

Former all-rounder Ian Botham says it is time to drop Alastair Cook as England captain and replace him with Joe Root adding that ex-Australia pacer Jason Gillespie would be the perfect candidate for the post of England coach.

West Indies drop Sulieman Benn for second Test against England

West Indies drop Sulieman Benn for second Test against England

The West Indies left out spinner Sulieman Benn from their 14-man squad announced Saturday for the second Test against England in Grenada.

Alastair Cook satisfied with effort as England fall short

Alastair Cook satisfied with effort as England fall short

England did everything possible to win the first test against West Indies which ended in a draw in Antigua on Friday, captain Alastair Cook said.

West Indies vs England, first Test: Jason Holder earns draw for hosts despite James Anderson record

West Indies vs England, first Test: Jason Holder earns draw for hosts despite James Anderson record

Jason Holder struck his maiden first-class century to lead West Indies to a draw in the first test in Antigua on Friday after James Anderson had become England`s leading test wicket-taker.

James Anderson breaks Ian Botham`s English wicket record

James Anderson breaks Ian Botham`s English wicket record

James Anderson became the leading wicket-taker in English Test cricket history, dismissing West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin after tea on the final day of the first Test at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Friday.

1st Test, Day 5: James Anderson equals Ian Botham's record as Windies struggle

1st Test, Day 5: James Anderson equals Ian Botham's record as Windies struggle

James Anderson claimed a record-equalling wicket and England`s spinners kept their team on course for victory over the West Indies on the final day of the first Test at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Friday.

ICC World Cup 2015: Ricky Ponting, Viv Richards, Ian Botham back New Zealand to win the Cup

ICC World Cup 2015: Ricky Ponting, Viv Richards, Ian Botham back New Zealand to win the Cup

Three cricketing greats -- Ricky Ponting, Ian Botham and Viv Richards -- have voiced their support for the New Zealand team who they believe can clinch this year’s World Cup trophy.

England`s one-day faults exposed at World Cup

England`s one-day faults exposed at World Cup

England great Ian Botham, after seeing New Zealand thrash Eoin Morgan`s men by eight wickets in their World Cup pool clash at Wellington, was clear.