Geoffrey Boycott slams `shambolic` England
Geoffrey Boycott slams `shambolic` England

Geoffrey Boycott said Tuesday the way in which English cricket had been run lately amounted to a "shambles" ahead of this week`s first Test against New Zealand.

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.

Michael Vaughan, Geoffrey Boycott criticise England's openers
Michael Vaughan, Geoffrey Boycott criticise England's openers

Former England batsmen Michael Vaughan and Geoff Boycott criticised openers Jonathan Trott and Alastair Cook after the West Indies got them both out early in the first cricket Test here.

ICC World Cup 2015: Eoin Morgan is deluded, says Geoffrey Boycott
ICC World Cup 2015: Eoin Morgan is deluded, says Geoffrey Boycott

Former England captain Sir Geoffrey Boycott on Saturday slammed ODI skipper Eoin Morgan for his comments post his team's premature exit from the ICC World Cup 2015.

India doing well as it is batsman's World Cup: Geoffrey Boycott
India doing well as it is batsman's World Cup: Geoffrey Boycott

Former England captain Geoffrey Boycott has said that the Indian cricket team is doing well because so far it has been a "batsman's World Cup" and they will continue to be a "big threat" when batting first.

Boycott wants selectors to be fair to `sacked` Pietersen amidst England recall rumours
Boycott wants selectors to be fair to `sacked` Pietersen amidst England recall rumours

Legendary cricketer Geoffrey Boycott has said that England selectors should be fair to sacked batsman Kevin Pietersen amidst rumours surrounding his possible team return to the national side.

ICC World Cup 2015: Geoffrey Boycott rips into feeble England, again
ICC World Cup 2015: Geoffrey Boycott rips into feeble England, again

England are not as good as they think they are and have a lot of hard work to do to even qualify for the World Cup quarter-finals, former opening batsman Geoffrey Boycott said on Friday.

World Cup 2015: 'Shining light' James Taylor proving doubters wrong
World Cup 2015: 'Shining light' James Taylor proving doubters wrong

If there was one thing pretty much the whole cricketing community agreed upon on the first weekend of the World Cup, it was that James Taylor deserved better than to be robbed of a century by a dodgy umpiring decision.

Alastair Cook can`t handle Kevin Pietersen: Geoffrey Boycott
Alastair Cook can`t handle Kevin Pietersen: Geoffrey Boycott

England great Geoffrey Boycott believes an international recall for Kevin Pietersen won`t happen because captain Alastair Cook "can`t handle" him.

Gillespie glad to fulfil Boycott order as Yorkshire win 
Gillespie glad to fulfil Boycott order as Yorkshire win 

Jason Gillespie said he was pleased to have carried out the wishes of Yorkshire great Geoffrey Boycott after guiding the side to their first English County Championship title in 13 years on Friday.

Geoffrey Boycott will not be putting his money on England for WC
Geoffrey Boycott will not be putting his money on England for WC

Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott has said that he would not be putting his money on England currently for the World Cup.

BCCI's enormous power not good for cricket: Geoffrey Boycott
BCCI's enormous power not good for cricket: Geoffrey Boycott

Days after cricketing legend Ian Botham called for IPL to be scrapped, former England captain Geoffrey Boycott has said it is not the T20 tournament but the Indian cricket board wielding enormous power that is detrimental to the game.

Geoffrey Boycott tells Alastair Cook to stop getting in a spin over critics
Geoffrey Boycott tells Alastair Cook to stop getting in a spin over critics

England great Geoffrey Boycott has told current skipper Alastair Cook to accept "constructive" criticism from former players.

India vs England: English press slams India`s abject surrender

The Indian cricket team found itself at the receiving end of scathing criticism by the British media following its humiliating innings and 244-run drubbing in the fifth and final Test at the Oval with Geoffrey Boycott calling the visiting batsmen "lambs to the slaughter".

Geoffrey Boycott warns Sam Robson about `huge question mark` over his international future

Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott has told opener Sam Robson that there is a huge question mark against the Australia-born batsman`s international future.

Geoffrey Boycott points out three key areas for England to improve

Former captain Geoffrey Boycott is mighty pleased with England winning the Manchester Test by an innings and inside three days but he sounded a word of caution saying that Alastair Cook and Co. must improve upon three areas before they face India in the series-decider fifth Test starting Aug 15 at The Oval.

Geoffrey Boycott asks James Anderson to `zip up his foul-mouth` and let ball do the talking

Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott, while hailing James Anderson as the country`s best bowler since Ian Botham, has urged the seamer to zip it up and bowl in light of his controversy with India`s Ravindra Jadeja.

Prior steps down, calls for Cook`s sacking grows

Struggling wicket-keeper Matt Prior became the first victim of England`s humiliating defeat against India at the Lord`s when he decided to virtually retire even as the calls for removing skipper Alastair Cook grew louder on Tuesday.

Geoffrey Boycott demands stern punishment for Anderson if found guilty

Former England captain Geoffrey Boycott has recommended "stern punishment" for James Anderson if the England pacer is found guilty of abusing and pushing Ravindra Jadeja on the second day of the first Test at Trent Bridge.

Alistair Cook receives flak for poor performance in Trent Bridge

Calls for England cricket team Captain Alistair Cook to step down from captaincy are growing louder with his dismal performance in the last two test series that England played against Sri Lanka and India.