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.

Richard Hadlee backs Black Caps to add to England`s woes
Richard Hadlee backs Black Caps to add to England`s woes

New Zealand legend Richard Hadlee has warned England that the Black Caps are ready to add to the hosts` woes in the forthcoming Test series.

Ian Botham wants Strauss to drop Alastair Cook as England captain
Ian Botham wants Strauss to drop Alastair Cook as England captain

Former England all-rounder Ian Botham believes that newly appointed director of cricket Andrew Strauss should drop Alastair Cook as the team captain and replace him with Joe Root.

Lawrence Dallaglio says England right to turn back on Kevin Pietersen
Lawrence Dallaglio says England right to turn back on Kevin Pietersen

Dressing room harmony is crucial if England are to have a chance of reclaiming the Ashes even if it means discarding the country`s most destructive batsman, according to former England rugby skipper Lawrence Dallaglio.

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.

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".

Angry Pietersen rails at 'deceitful' England
Angry Pietersen rails at 'deceitful' England

An extraordinary week in Kevin Pietersen`s turbulent career will end with him flying back to India to play in the IPL feeling betrayed by what he described as "deceitful" behaviour by the England management.

Kevin Pietersen triple century gives Andrew Strauss timely nudge
Kevin Pietersen triple century gives Andrew Strauss timely nudge

 Kevin Pietersen showed just how desperate he is to play for England again by hitting the first triple century of his career on Monday to offer a timely reminder of his talents to new England cricket director Andrew Strauss. 

Sacking Peter Moores was not knee-jerk: Incoming ECB chairman
Sacking Peter Moores was not knee-jerk: Incoming ECB chairman

Incoming England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) chairman Colin Graves on Monday defended the way national side head coach Peter Moores was relieved of his duties.

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.

James Taylor`s `new-era` England face Irish challenge
James Taylor`s `new-era` England face Irish challenge

James Taylor leads a much-changed side into what he says is a "new era" for England cricket when they face Ireland in a one-day international at Malahide, near Dublin, on Friday.

Eeverything will stay same even if Andrew Strauss is made ECB director of cricket: Geoffrey Boycott
Eeverything will stay same even if Andrew Strauss is made ECB director of cricket: Geoffrey Boycott

Former England cricketer Geoffrey Boycott has expressed apprehensions over Andrew Strauss being shortlisted for the post of ECB's new director of cricket, warning that 'everything will stay the same' and there will be no revival of England's cricket fortunes.

Coach Peter Moores urges for more time to develop England into 'world beaters'
Coach Peter Moores urges for more time to develop England into 'world beaters'

After England's comprehensive loss in the just concluded Barbados Test, coach Peter Moores has said he needs more time to turn the fortunes of his struggling side.

England lose another brick in wall as Jonathan Trott quits
England lose another brick in wall as Jonathan Trott quits

 Jonathan Trott followed Graeme Swann, Kevin Pietersen and Matt Prior into the international wilderness on Monday to leave England desperately short of experience ahead of this year`s Ashes series against Australia.

England need to find ruthless edge, says Peter​ Moores
England need to find ruthless edge, says Peter​ Moores

England coach Peter Moores said his team needed be more ruthless after they were beaten by West Indies in the third test in Barbados and drew the three-match series 1-1.

ECB finally takes T20 bite, ropes in Mike Fordham for franchise-based cricket in England
ECB finally takes T20 bite, ropes in Mike Fordham for franchise-based cricket in England

After years of hesitation, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has finally taken the Twenty20 bite and are planning a franchise-based cricket tournament. According to a leading British daily, the ECB has roped in Mike Fordham, who helped in launching of hugely successful the Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2008 and the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) five years later.