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ECB confirms Trevor Bayliss as new England coach
ECB confirms Trevor Bayliss as new England coach

Ending weeks of speculations, the England and Wales Cricket Boars (ECB) on Tuesday confirmed Trevor Bayliss as the new coach of the England team.

Jason Gillespie set to become England coach, say reports
Jason Gillespie set to become England coach, say reports

Former Australia pacer Jason Gillespie is reportedly poised to accept the vacant post of England coach after the sacking of Peter Moores.

Trust issues with KP: Team in shambles, ECB still gambles

Kevin Pietersen is devastated. He has every right to be so. A 'massive trust issue' has been cited as a reason why he can't be brought back into the England squad.

I gave no ultimatum on Kevin Pietersen issue: Alastair Cook
I gave no ultimatum on Kevin Pietersen issue: Alastair Cook

 England Test cricket team captain Alastair Cook on Wednesday denied issuing an ultimatum over the selection of batsman Kevin Pietersen.

What Andrew Strauss can learn from Sir Alex Ferguson

Kevin Pietersen’s on-again, off-again relationship with the England cricket team has brought to the fore England Cricket Board’s ineptitude at man management. The ECB’s treatment of Pietersen is testament to the fact that they are yet to master the art of managing mavericks.

MCC plans to refurbish media centre at Lord's
MCC plans to refurbish media centre at Lord's

 Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) on Tuesday announced plans for a four million pounds refurbishment of the award-winning J P Morgan Media Centre at Lord's. Work will take place over the course of the next two winters and the renovated media facility will be unveiled in time for the 2017 season when Lord's will host the ICC Women's Cricket World Cup final.

England interest `flattering`, says Jason Gillespie
England interest `flattering`, says Jason Gillespie

Former Australia fast bowler Jason Gillespie said on Tuesday that it was "very flattering" to be linked with the vacant England coaching job.

Stuart Broad apologises for missing sponsor event
Stuart Broad apologises for missing sponsor event

England bowler Stuart Broad has revealed that he has apologised for missing a sponsor event last week, following media reports he had been out drinking the night before.

'Inflammatory' Kevin Pietersen comments hard to overlook: Andrew Strauss
'Inflammatory' Kevin Pietersen comments hard to overlook: Andrew Strauss

Andrew Strauss said Sunday that "inflammatory comments" made by Kevin Pietersen in his controversial autobiography helped explain the star batsman's ongoing exile from the England team.

England team weaker without Kevin Pietersen: Michael Clarke
England team weaker without Kevin Pietersen: Michael Clarke

Australia captain Michael Clarke said today England will be a weaker team without Kevin Pietersen, but still expects a tough Ashes battle in July.

Kevin Pietersen laments lack of `clean slate`
Kevin Pietersen laments lack of `clean slate`

Kevin Pietersen again indicated he`d been misled about the possibility of an international comeback when he said Saturday he had been offered a "clean slate" by incoming England and Wales Cricket Board chairman Colin Graves.

ECB chairman says 'no promises' made to Kevin Pietersen
ECB chairman says 'no promises' made to Kevin Pietersen

Colin Graves, the incoming chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board, was adamant Friday that he "didn`t make any promises" to Kevin Pietersen about a possible return to Test cricket.

Pietersen saga will put pressure on Cook, Strauss: Dravid
Pietersen saga will put pressure on Cook, Strauss: Dravid

England skipper Alastair Cook and his former teammate Andrew Strauss will face intense pressure during the upcoming Ashes battle with Australia over the decision to ignore the claims of Kevin Pietersen for a Test recall, former India captain Rahul Dravid said. 

Ian Bell won`t rule Kevin Pietersen out of England contention
Ian Bell won`t rule Kevin Pietersen out of England contention

There is still away back into the England side for exiled star batsman Kevin Pietersen, Ian Bell said Thursday.

Aussies relish England Kevin Pietersen chaos
Aussies relish England Kevin Pietersen chaos

Australian cricketers are in shock over Kevin Pietersen's banishment from the international game and delighted they won't have to face him in this year's Ashes series.

Devastated that my England hopes have been shattered: Kevin Pietersen
Devastated that my England hopes have been shattered: Kevin Pietersen

Sacked England batsman Kevin Pietersen says he is absolutely "devastated" on hearing the news that his hopes of returning to the national side have been dashed by England and Wales Cricket Board's (ECB) director of cricket Andrew Strauss.

Kevin Pietersen jokes about England coaching job
Kevin Pietersen jokes about England coaching job

Kevin Pietersen joked on Twitter that he had applied for the England coaching job on Wednesday, a day after being sidelined by new director of cricket Andrew Strauss.

England dreams gone, Kevin Pietersen ready for IPL return
England dreams gone, Kevin Pietersen ready for IPL return

 With his England comeback dreams over, swashbuckling batsman Kevin Pietersen is now set to join IPL franchise SunRisers Hyderabad as the play-offs race hots up at the business end of the T20 cricket tournament.

England a `laughing stock` over Kevin Pietersen, says ex Proteas skipper
England a `laughing stock` over Kevin Pietersen, says ex Proteas skipper

Former South Africa captain Graeme Smith was among several pundits who slammed Andrew Strauss`s decision to maintain Kevin Pietersen`s international exile, saying it had made English cricket a "laughing stock".

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".