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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.
Aug 15, 2019
Sri Lanka vs New Zealand: Tim Southee equals Sachin Tendulkar's tally of sixes in Test cricketAB de Villiers, Sanath Jayasuriya, Ian Botham are some of the former cricketers that Tim Southee has already surpassed in the list while among current players Ben Stokes, David Warner and Ross Taylor trail him.
Aug 13, 2019
Ashes 2019: England bank on Jofra Archer, Jack Leach to stop Steve Smith in second Test at Lord'sEngland are set to field a revamped attack featuring fast bowler Jofra Archer as they try to finally get Australia's batting star Steve Smith out cheaply and level the Ashes in the second Test at Lord's.
Jan 25, 2019
England vs West Indies: James Anderson claims 27th five-wicket haul, equals Ian Botham's recordWith Alzarri Joseph's wicket Anderson equalled Ian Botham's record for the most five-wicket innings hauls in Tests by an England cricketer.
Aug 13, 2018
Virat Kohli loses top spot in ICC Test rankings for batsmen to out-of-action Steve SmithBesides Kohli, Ravichandran Ashwin rose to the third position among all-rounders, while Hardik Pandya moved up 25 places to take the 74th spot among bowlers.
Jul 27, 2018
India vs England: Ian Botham backs Adil Rashid's inclusion in Test squad, says he doesn't get what the fuss is all aboutLegendary England all-rounder Ian Botham says the criticism around the inclusion of spinner Adil Rashid in the home team's squad for the first Test against India is "unnecessary".
May 24, 2018
Alan Wilkins opens up on life as sports broadcaster, dismissing Viv Richards and narrating Sachin Tendulkar's dismissal in farewell TestThe power of the spoken word is such that it stays within our veins for a time immemorial. The responsibility is so huge that a word here or there can cause storm, especially in sports where fans are very closely attached to their heroes and teams.
May 18, 2018
England great Ian Botham backs ECB's proposed 100-ball competition, hopes it matches global appeal of IPL, Big BashBotham believes the new tournament, due to start in 2020, could compete with the other popular franchise-based leagues.
Dec 25, 2017
Ashes 2017: If England and Australia were to sit down for a bridge-building Christmas dinner, here's how it will goAfter a so-far bad-tempered Ashes series, England have invited their Australian counterparts for a festive meal to let bygones be bygones. Hosted by Ian Chappell and Ian Botham.
Dec 11, 2017
Ashes 2017: Australian media sneer England following Ben Duckett's late-night bar prank ahead of Perth TestEngland's Ben Duckett was fined £1,500 ($2,000) for pouring beer over teammate Jimmy Anderson. He will play no further part in the remaining England Lions matches following the late-night bar prank.