Cricket

  • 2 April 2014

    ON a day when the likes of Aaron Finch and Dwayne Bravo - hulking, dynamic, short-form aggressors - set up big wins for Australia and West Indies, England Test captain Alastair Cook was once again forced to discuss the enforced retirement of his own world-class matchwinner, the infamous Kevin Pietersen.

  • 10 February 2014

    ANDY TENNANT, the head of performance at Cricket Scotland, last night welcomed the International Cricket Council's decision to offer a Test-playing chance to the leading associate member nation.

  • 8 February 2014

    Ashley Giles' chances of becoming England's new director of cricket have risen sharply after the highly-rated Gary Kirsten removed himself from the reckoning because of family commitments.

  • 7 February 2014

    ENGLAND have included the uncapped Moeen Ali and Stephen Parry in their World Twenty20 squad, with fellow newcomer Harry Gurney in the group for the limited-overs tour of the West Indies which precedes the tournament in Bangladesh.