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Dec 05, 2019
'Had a sense of humour as sharp as his bowling': Cricketers pay tribute to ex-England captain Bob Willis after his demiseFormer England captain Bob Willis, who bowled his country to a famous Ashes Test victory in 1981, has died aged 70 after a short illness.
Dec 04, 2019
Former England captain Bob Willis passes away aged 70 after prolonged battle against illnessWillis, a right-arm fast bowler, went on to play 90 Tests and 64 ODIs, where he picked 325 and 80 wickets respectively. In fact, he has also scalped 16 five-wicket haul in Tests, while he has taken four four-wicket hauls in ODIs.
Aug 26, 2019
Ashes 2019: Audacious Ben Stokes produces historic innings at Headingley to reassert his boundless capabilitiesBen Stokes finish unbeaten on 135 — England's record fourth innings chase brought home on his back — thanks to him the series still alive and the world no closer to knowing just exactly what it is that Stokes can't do.
Apr 27, 2018
Virat Kohli's English county stint may be in doubt as BCCI wants him to play Afghanistan TestKohli himself was keen to get some gametime in England ahead of the tour. One would remember his struggles against James Anderson and Stuart Broad the last time India toured England for a Test series, in 2014.
Mar 30, 2018
Virat Kohli county stint: Contrary to Bob Willis' opinion, here's how India captain can actually help English cricketVirat Kohli is the best batsman across formats at present (that debate is over for at least one year given Steve Smith’s ban) and inarguably has the highest star power in world cricket today. Surely, any and every English youngster who plays with and against him this June will benefit immensely.
Mar 27, 2018
Virat Kohli should be 'made to suffer' in England like before and not allowed to play County Cricket, says Bob WillisLetting Virat Kohli play county cricket is "nonsense", feels former England captain Bob Willis, who wants the prolific Indian captain to "suffer" from the wretched form he endured in 2014, when his team comes here for a Test series later this year.
Dec 08, 2017
Ashes 2017: Ex-England captains Michael Vaughan, Bob Willis fear team could be whitewashed by AustraliaEngland slumped to a 120-run defeat in the second Ashes clash this week on a ground widely seen as their best chance of winning.
Nov 14, 2017
Ashes 2017-18: From Kevin Pietersen's Adelaide heroics to Steve Waugh's grit at The Oval, knocks that oozed classHere’s a look at the top five innings played in the Ashes, which often changed the course of the match, and sometimes, even that of the series altogether.
Jun 17, 2013
Champions Trophy: Anderson rejects ball-tampering accusationsAnderson said the England bowlers' ability to reverse swing the ball did not mean it was being tampered with.