Paul Collingwood

Former England allrounder Ian Botham backs controversial 100-ball cricket format

Former England allrounder Ian Botham backs controversial 100-ball cricket format

England great Ian Botham has backed controversial plans for a new city-based 100-ball competition despite widespread criticism from within the game.

May 18, 2018, 22:51 PM IST
Faf du Plessis to lead World XI in three-match T20I series against Pakistan

Faf du Plessis to lead World XI in three-match T20I series against Pakistan

The team will be mentored by former Zimbabwe cricketer Andy Flower and the squad will travel to Dubai for a seven-day training camp before they board the flight for the series, that would kick-off from September 10.

Aug 24, 2017, 18:09 PM IST
Read: How cricket fraternity reacted to Ben Stokes double ton

Read: How cricket fraternity reacted to Ben Stokes double ton

Ben Stokes has become the second fastest double centurion in the history of Test cricket.      

Jan 03, 2016, 18:56 PM IST
Young stars creating formidable England squad: Paul Collingwood

Young stars creating formidable England squad: Paul Collingwood

Earlier, England had secured a 95-run win over Pakistan in the second match in Abu Dhabi.

Nov 15, 2015, 23:00 PM IST
England must treat World Cup like Ashes: Paul Collingwood

England must treat World Cup like Ashes: Paul Collingwood

Former England all-rounder Paul Collingwood believes the national side must give the 50-over World Cup as much importance as the Ashes to make the most of the younger players.

Sep 16, 2015, 12:08 PM IST
Mahela Jayawardene, Paul Collingwood to join England team as consultants

Mahela Jayawardene, Paul Collingwood to join England team as consultants

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Tuesday said that Sri Lankan legend Mahela Jayawardene and former England cricketer Paul Collingwood would join their management team as consultants.

Sep 15, 2015, 16:53 PM IST
Artistic touch: England's Ashes batch of 2005, 2015 draw portraits of each other for charity

Artistic touch: England's Ashes batch of 2005, 2015 draw portraits of each other for charity

Former and current England players showed their artistic side by making a sketch of the 2005 and 2015 English Ashes side. They have put these sketches for auction at Cricket United which is UK's biggest ever cricket charity awareness campaign to raise money for disabled charity organisations.

Aug 18, 2015, 11:32 AM IST
Full credit to Alastair Cook's leadership for Ashes win: Paul Collingwood

Full credit to Alastair Cook's leadership for Ashes win: Paul Collingwood

Former England all-rounder Paul Collingwood has heaped praise on skipper Alastair Cook for his brave and spot on captaincy despite facing criticism in the past, also adding that the opening batsman is the main reason behind the hosts reclaiming the Ashes with a 3-1 win over Australia.

Aug 17, 2015, 20:12 PM IST
Paul Collingwood urges Alastair Cook to carry on as captain

Paul Collingwood urges Alastair Cook to carry on as captain

Paul Collingwood has told England captain Alastair Cook to carry on in the job rather than step down amid the euphoria of an Ashes triumph.

Aug 09, 2015, 17:11 PM IST
1st ODI: England vs New Zealand - Preview

1st ODI: England vs New Zealand - Preview

England, not for the first time, will try to re-launch themselves as a one-day international cricket side when they face World Cup finalists New Zealand in the first of a five-match series at Edgbaston on Tuesday. 

Jun 08, 2015, 06:06 AM IST
England always learn the hard way: Paul Collingwood

England always learn the hard way: Paul Collingwood

Former captain Paul Collingwood on Saturday said the England cricket team always learned lessons the hard way.

Mar 14, 2015, 18:16 PM IST
ICC World Cup: Scotland prepare for Lasith Malinga with Paul Collingwood throwdowns

ICC World Cup: Scotland prepare for Lasith Malinga with Paul Collingwood throwdowns

Scotland hope to tackle Sri Lanka`s sling-arm fast bowler Lasith Malinga in the World Cup on Wednesday by practising with Paul Collingwood`s throwdowns at the nets, according to captain Preston Mom

Mar 10, 2015, 19:11 PM IST
Nerves suffocated England out of WC: Paul Collingwood

Nerves suffocated England out of WC: Paul Collingwood

Former England captain Paul Collingwood said on Tuesday that lack of confidence in the team suffocated it out of the World Cup following its fourth loss in five Pool A matches.

Mar 10, 2015, 14:58 PM IST
Scotland prepare for Lasith Malinga with Paul Collingwood throwdowns

Scotland prepare for Lasith Malinga with Paul Collingwood throwdowns

Scotland hope to tackle Sri Lanka`s sling-arm fast bowler Lasith Malinga in the World Cup on Wednesday by practising with Paul Collingwood`s throwdowns at the nets, according to captain Preston Mom

Mar 10, 2015, 12:17 PM IST
David Gower vows to fight 'appalling' tax demand: Report

David Gower vows to fight 'appalling' tax demand: Report

David Gower has vowed to fight an "appalling" and "unfair" tax demand with which he and several other former top England cricketers have been hit with by British authorities.

Mar 06, 2015, 18:19 PM IST
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Globetrotting coaches make World Cup impact

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Globetrotting coaches make World Cup impact

Most of the teams competing at the World Cup have travelled a long way to reach Australia and New Zealand but that`s nothing to the journeys made by some of their coaches.

Feb 24, 2015, 10:14 AM IST
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: England vs Scotland - Preview

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: England vs Scotland - Preview

A floundering England will be looking to avoid a potential banana skin when they take on minnows Scotland in a crucial Pool A cricket World Cup match at the Hagley Oval, here tomorrow.

Feb 22, 2015, 11:53 AM IST
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.

Feb 21, 2015, 11:41 AM IST
Scotland determined to break cricket World Cup duck

Scotland determined to break cricket World Cup duck

Registering their first victory in a World Cup match is the "realistic target" Scotland`s young and hungry team have set themselves in their third appearance in the biggest 50-over tournament.

Feb 05, 2015, 14:42 PM IST
Dropped Stokes could have won England World Cup: Collingwood

Dropped Stokes could have won England World Cup: Collingwood

 Former England captain Paul Collingwood criticised the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) Tuesday, saying dropping Ben Stokes for the World Cup was a big mistake and claiming the young all-rounder could have won England the elusive trophy.

Feb 03, 2015, 15:38 PM IST