English grab at rising Australian talent Steve Smith rebuffed
English grab at rising Australian talent Steve Smith rebuffed

Australia batsman Steven Smith revealed English county side Surrey once tried to push him into the country`s national set-up by virtue of his mother`s British heritage.

Steve Smith lets his `bat do the talking` with Kent ton
Steve Smith lets his `bat do the talking` with Kent ton

Australia`s Steven Smith said he wanted to let his bat "do the talking" after the world`s number one ranked Test batsman opened his Ashes tour account with a century against Kent on Friday.

Australia struggle to bat in England: Graeme Swann
Australia struggle to bat in England: Graeme Swann

Former England off-spinner Graeme Swann believes that the Australian batting line-up struggles to find its form in England.

Steven Smith is not a great batsman, says Graeme Swann
Steven Smith is not a great batsman, says Graeme Swann

Former spinner Graeme Swann has criticised the technique of Asutralia's premier batsman Steven Smith and suggested that the prospect of facing the world's number one willower in a forthcoming Ashes series was not giving England sleepless nights.

Graeme Swann tells England to keep one-day 'courage'
Graeme Swann tells England to keep one-day 'courage'

Former England off-spinner Graeme Swann has told Eoin Morgan`s men to maintain their `courageous` approach to one-day cricket and rid themselves of a fear of failure once and for all.

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.

Attention! Marlon Samuels gives rival Ben Stokes send-off salute
Attention! Marlon Samuels gives rival Ben Stokes send-off salute

West Indies all-rounder Marlon Samuels conjured up a new twist to his feud with Ben Stokes when he stood to attention and gave a military-style salute to his English rival on Thursday.

England will rebound from World Cup debacle: Graeme Swann
England will rebound from World Cup debacle: Graeme Swann

Former England bowler Graeme Swann has predicted a surprisingly bright summer for the national squad at home and has tipped the squad to rebound from their World Cup disaster and beat New Zealand in the upcoming Test series.

ICC World Cup 2015: Have mercy, plead battered bowlers
ICC World Cup 2015: Have mercy, plead battered bowlers

With three 400-plus totals piled-up at the World Cup in just six days, bruised and battered bowlers on Thursday pleaded for mercy as the record books were being hastily rewritten.

Changes demanded after England's latest World Cup flop
Changes demanded after England's latest World Cup flop

The incoming chairman of England`s cricket board has flagged a review of the team`s approach to the one-day format after a third crushing loss at the World Cup.

Cricket legends swap bats for golf clubs
Cricket legends swap bats for golf clubs

 Some of the greatest cricketers in the history of the game will swap bats for golf clubs, and battle at the BMW New Zealand Open when they line up for Golf in QueenstownANZ Celebrity Challenge from March 12-15.

Kevin Pietersen's England career definitely over, says James Anderson
Kevin Pietersen's England career definitely over, says James Anderson

Jimmy Anderson has reportedly said that Kevin Pietersen's England career is definitely over.

Graeme Swann denies Graham Gooch's `criminal` charge
Graeme Swann denies Graham Gooch's `criminal` charge

Graeme Swann has insisted he did the right thing quitting midway through England`s 5-0 Ashes series thrashing despite Graham Gooch calling the decision "criminal".

KP's explosion – truth behind the turmoil in English cricket?

What is a player supposed to do, when despite being the highest scorer for his country in all formats of the game, he is sacked by his board, citing reasons, which are yet to be known? What is a player supposed to do, when his own team-mates create a parody account on Twitter by his name?

Kevin Pietersen accepts England career may be over
Kevin Pietersen accepts England career may be over

Kevin Pietersen conceded Friday he may "potentially" have played his last match for England as the controversy surrounding his autobiography continues.

James Anderson dismisses KP's bullying culture claims
James Anderson dismisses KP's bullying culture claims

England pace spearhead James Anderson has dismissed claims made by Kevin Pietersen in his autobiography that a bullying culture flourished in the team in the recent years and described the developments in the last few days as "sad".

After Ricky Ponting, Graeme Smith backs Kevin Pietersen's 'bullying' claims
After Ricky Ponting, Graeme Smith backs Kevin Pietersen's 'bullying' claims

A day after former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting backed Kevin Pietersen's 'bullying' claims inside the England dressing roon, former South African skipper Graeme Smith too agreed with his counterpart and said the Proteas tried to use it against them to take advantage.

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.

Kevin Pietersen open to England return if ECB chief Giles Clarke leaves
Kevin Pietersen open to England return if ECB chief Giles Clarke leaves

As fanciful a scenario as it may seem but Kevin Pietersen says he could yet be open to the idea of coming out of retirement to play for England again if ECB boss Giles Clarke exits the scene.

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.