ECB should 'hang heads in shame' over Peter Moores sacking: Alec Stewart
ECB should 'hang heads in shame' over Peter Moores sacking: Alec Stewart

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) should "hang their heads in shame" over their sacking of coach Peter Moores, according to former captain Alec Stewart.

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.

Alastair Cook closes in on England batting record
Alastair Cook closes in on England batting record

Alastair Cook closed in on becoming England`s highest Test run-maker on Wednesday as his team began their pursuit of West Indies` 299 all out on the second day of the second Test.

Scoring county 'tons, double tons' will help Kevin Pietersen in earning recall: Alec Stewart
Scoring county 'tons, double tons' will help Kevin Pietersen in earning recall: Alec Stewart

Former England cricket team captain Alec Stewart believes that all sacked batsman Kevin Pietersen has to do to get a recall back to the national side is score runs, hit hundreds and double hundreds.

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.

ICC World Cup: Sarfraz Ahmed effects record-equalling six dismissals
ICC World Cup: Sarfraz Ahmed effects record-equalling six dismissals

Drafted into the playing XI for the first time in the ongoing cricket World Cup, Pakistan wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed made an instant impact with a record-equalling six catches and 49 runs in the team's upset win over South Africa, here on Saturday.

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.

James Anderson becomes England's most-capped cricketer
James Anderson becomes England's most-capped cricketer

Pacer James Anderson on Friday reached another career milestone becoming England's most-capped cricketer in all formats. By making his 304th appearance for England in the ODI tri-series against Australia, the 32-year-old went passed former wicketkeeper-batsman Alec Stewart who represented England on 303 occasions.

Kumar Sangakkara joins Surrey for 2015 season
Kumar Sangakkara joins Surrey for 2015 season

English cricket county side Surrey Friday confirmed the signing of Sri Lanka batsman Kumar Sangakkara.

Alec Stewart backs Kevin Pietersen on parody twitter account issue
Alec Stewart backs Kevin Pietersen on parody twitter account issue

Kevin Pietersen's claim that a former England captain has told the ECB that three of his team-mates might have access to a parody twitter account mocking him came out to be true with Alec Stewart saying that he stood by what the controversial former batsman said in his autobiography.

Tim Bresnan denies any role in Kevin Pietersen's parody Twitter account
Tim Bresnan denies any role in Kevin Pietersen's parody Twitter account

England speedster Tim Bresnan has denied being a part of a club which ran @KPgenius Twitter account, as claimed by Kevin Pietersen in his autobiography.

Former England captain Stewart `absolutely stands by` Pietersen

Former England captain Alec Stewart insisted Wednesday that Kevin Pietersen had been right to complain of England players` involvement in a parody Twitter account mocking the star batsman.

Kevin Pietersen unlikely to feature in Surrey`s final matches
Kevin Pietersen unlikely to feature in Surrey`s final matches

Kevin Pietersen`s faint hopes of an England recall suffered another blow on Monday when Surrey confirmed he was unlikely to play any first-class cricket in the final weeks of the season.

Ian Botham, Graeme Swann call England performance an embarrassment
Ian Botham, Graeme Swann call England performance an embarrassment

Angry and sad at the way England have been outplayed in the ongoing ODI series against India, former captain Ian Botham and retired spinner Graeme Swann said the performance of the side led by Alastair Cook is nothing short of an "embarrassment".

India are giving England ODI cricket lessons: Alec Stewart
India are giving England ODI cricket lessons: Alec Stewart

Exasperated at England's consecutive defeats, former captain Alec Stewart said the hosts must learn from India how to play One-day cricket.

Alec Stewart bats for under-fire Duncan Fletcher, says he cannot be blamed for India`s poor show

Former England captain Alec Stewart on Tuesday batted for under-fire coach Duncan Fletcher, saying the Zimbabwean cannot be held responsible for India`s pathetic show in England since a coach can only guide and execution on the field was players` job.

Former Proteas skipper Graeme Smith calls time on Surrey stint

South Africa great Graeme Smith will not be returning to Surrey next season, the English county announced Sunday.

Amla to replace injured Smith at Surrey

South Africa batsman Hashim Amla is to replace Graeme Smith at Surrey after the former Proteas captain was ruled out for the rest of the English season with a fractured right knee.

Dour England even duller without Pietersen swagger

Not really teeming with exciting strokemakers, England, from a fan`s perspective, may have just become a lot less watchable after the unceremonious sacking of Kevin Pietersen.

`Outsider` Pietersen runs out of England allies

Kevin Pietersen is one of the most thrilling batsmen the game has known while Geoffrey Boycott was one of its greatest defensive openers.