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.

Boycott slams lifeless Nottingham pitch, wants Cook to step down

Disappointed by the "lifeless" pitch which produced a draw in the opening India-England Test, former captain Geoffrey Boycott said decks like the one in Nottingham will turn the home pacers into a bunch of "midgets" with little or no belief in their abilities.

Broad hits back at Pietersen`s `unhappy` England claim

Stuart Broad has insisted England are anything but a depressed side after former star batsman Kevin Pietersen suggested there was "an underlying current of unhappiness" in the dressing room after recent defeats.

Peter Moores won`t take captaincy off Alastair Cook

England coach Peter Moores has insisted he won`t be a party to taking the captaincy off Alastair Cook in a bid to get the opener back to his best form with the bat.

Axing Pietersen was in the best interest of English Cricket: ECB

England and Wales Cricket Board managing director Paul Downton gave his most detailed explanation yet on Thursday for the controversial decision to end the international career of the "frustrating" Kevin Pietersen.

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.

Geoffrey Boycott hits out at England for playing like `one-day clowns` in Ashes

Hitting out at England after they had been thrashed 5-0 by arch-rivals Australia, former opener Geoffrey Boycott has accused the team of batting like "one-day clowns".

`Awed` British media, cricket legends `frustrated` at Haddin`s `rescuing` ability

The British media and former cricketers has reacted with a mixture of frustration and awe at veteran Australian Brad Haddin`s remarkable ability to rescue his team, which is evident in the ongoing Ashes.