KP 'devastated' after Strauss rules out return over trust issue

KP 'devastated' after Strauss rules out return over trust issue

Star batsman Kevin Pietersen said he was "devastated" after being informed by newly-appointed England director of cricket Andrew Strauss that he would not feature for the national team over the home summer because there was a "massive trust issue".

Andrew Strauss gets new England director role

Andrew Strauss gets new England director role

Former captain Andrew Strauss has been appointed as the England and Wales Cricket Board`s director of cricket, the governing body announced Saturday.

England coach Peter Moores facing sack: Reports

England coach Peter Moores facing sack: Reports

Peter Moores is set to be sacked for the second time as England coach after Andrew Strauss takes up a new post in the national set-up, several British newspapers reported on Friday.

Kevin Pietersen warns Andrew Strauss over England `treachery`

Kevin Pietersen warns Andrew Strauss over England `treachery`

Kevin Pietersen has said Andrew Strauss must restore public confidence after a "treacherous 15 months" should the former captain be appointed as English cricket`s new supremo.

Timid England must be more aggressive, says former bowler Matthew Hoggard

Timid England must be more aggressive, says former bowler Matthew Hoggard

Former fast bowler Matthew Hoggard has accused England of being too "timid" and is urging his country to follow Australia coach Darren Lehmann`s lead by encouraging a more positive and aggressive approach.

Kevin Pietersen celebrates England `lifeline` with Surrey ton

Kevin Pietersen celebrates England `lifeline` with Surrey ton

Kevin Pietersen said he`d been offered a "lifeline" after he capped what could turn out to be a memorable week in his turbulent career with a century on his Surrey return.

Kevin Pietersen backs Michael Vaughan for new England role

Kevin Pietersen backs Michael Vaughan for new England role

 Kevin Pietersen believes his former Test captain Michael Vaughan is best-placed to oversee a revival of England`s fortunes.

Michael Vaughan interested in England's director of cricket role

Michael Vaughan interested in England's director of cricket role

Former England captain Michael Vaughan has reportedly emerged as the front-runner for the newly created post of 'Director of England Cricket', after Paul Downton was sacked as the team's managing director.

ECB sack Paul Downton as England's managing director

ECB sack Paul Downton as England's managing director

Paul Downton`s turbulent and brief reign as managing director of England Cricket came to an end after just over a year in charge on Wednesday when the England and Wales Cricket Board announced he would be leaving his post.

Kevin Pietersen shouldn`t expect England recall, says Alec Stewart

Kevin Pietersen shouldn`t expect England recall, says Alec Stewart

Exiled England star Kevin Pietersen shouldn`t expect an international recall despite his return to county cricket, according to his Surrey coach Alec Stewart.

England name Ottis Gibson as fast bowler coach for West Indies tour

England name Ottis Gibson as fast bowler coach for West Indies tour

England named former West Indies paceman Ottis Gibson as their fast bowling coach on Thursday for a Caribbean tour in April.

World Cup exit shines light on England's one-day woes

World Cup exit shines light on England's one-day woes

"We thought 275 was chaseable. We shall have to look at the data."

Paul Downton backs Peter Moores after England`s woeful World Cup exit

Paul Downton backs Peter Moores after England`s woeful World Cup exit

England and Wales Cricket Board chief Paul Downton is standing behind under-fire coach Peter Moores in the aftermath of England`s embarrassing World Cup exit.

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.

Eoin Morgan subjected to blackmail attempt: ECB

Eoin Morgan subjected to blackmail attempt: ECB

England one-day captain Eoin Morgan was recently the target of a blackmail attempt by an Australian man, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) revealed in a statement on Thursday.

Discarded Kevin Pietersen determined for comeback into England squad

Discarded Kevin Pietersen determined for comeback into England squad

He might not have been included in England's 15-man World Cup squad, but flamboyant right-hander Kevin Pietersen is determined to get his place back into the squad.

Alastair Cook dismissal better late than never for England

Alastair Cook dismissal better late than never for England

With the World Cup two months away the England and Wales Cricket Board`s decision to sack Alastair Cook as one-day captain was very much a case of better late than never.

Eoin Morgan replaces Alastair Cook as England`s World Cup captain

Eoin Morgan replaces Alastair Cook as England`s World Cup captain

Eoin Morgan has replaced Alistair Cook as England`s World Cup captain, The England and Wales Cricket Board announced on Saturday.

I`m waiting for a call, says England`s exiled star Kevin Pietersen

I`m waiting for a call, says England`s exiled star Kevin Pietersen

Exiled England star Kevin Pietersen on Friday said he would consider any offer to return as England selectors met to decide which players are set for World Cup duty.

Andy Flower was a 'power crazy' coach: Kevin Pietersen

Andy Flower was a 'power crazy' coach: Kevin Pietersen

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen has claimed in his soon to be released autobiography that Andy Flower was a power-crazy coach.