After a disastrous start to their campaign with two successive defeats, bottom-placed Sunrisers Hyderabad will be eager to bounce back against an inconsistent Delhi Daredevils, who are likely to be boosted by the return by Kevin Pietersen, in the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) here tomorrow.
New England head coach Peter Moores was the most unsuccessful coach of the team in the modern era during his previous stint, despite claims by the England and Wales Cricket Board ( ECB) that he is the leading `England coach of his generation`, according to a report.
A British report looks at some suitable solutions for rebuilding the uncertain England team set-up following their 5-0 Ashes humiliation, the sacking of Kevin Pietersen, the retirement of Graeme Swann, the step-down of Andy Flower, Jonathan Trott`s burn-out and a collective loss of form.
Former England captain Andrew Flintoff has said that he believes that star batsman Kevin Pietersen can lead his side to a 3-1 victory in the summer Ashes series, which is set to start from Wednesday at Trent Bridge.
Alastair Cook is over 8,000 runs behind Sachin Tendulkar in Test cricket but Kevin Pietersen believes his England captain is on target to challenge the veteran Indian`s numbers and break every record that has been set.
Alastair Cook has said he is disappointed England`s premier Test batsman Kevin Pietersen`s season has been ended sooner than they would have liked, but the captain added the fact that he would miss the Indian Premier League (IPL) season could be a blessing in disguise for them ahead of the all-important Ashes series this year.
London: Former England captain Alec Stewart was hardly surprised see Kevin Pietersen being left out for the upcoming November tour of India but he conceded that the controversial batsman`s absence has weakened the side.