Ian Botham News
Relive the best moments from Day 3 of the first Test between England and West Indies at Edgbaston.
Joe Root said he felt "extremely privileged" in captaining three of England's most successful Test cricketers, Alastair Cook, James Anderson and Stuart Broad, who starred in win against West Indies.
England vs West Indies: Seamers make merry as visitors lose 19 wickets on Day 3 to hand hosts innings win
Stuart Broad starred as England thrashed the West Indies by an innings and 209 runs to ensure the inaugural day/night Test in Britain ended inside three days at Edgbaston on Saturday.
Joe Root and Co take on Jason Holder's West Indies in a three-Test series as day-night Tests arrive on English shores.
Stuart Broad is "very confident" longstanding new-ball partner James Anderson will play a "big part" in England's upcoming Ashes defence in Australia.
England vs South Africa: Moeen Ali is on course to becoming 'world-class' spinner, says Trevor Bayliss
Ali completed a brilliant campaign by taking two wickets in two balls as England won the fourth Test at Old Trafford by 177 runs shortly after tea on Monday's fourth day.
Is Ravichandran Ashwin on par as an all-rounder with the likes of Richard Hadlee, Ian Botham, Imran Khan and others? Here's a statistical analysis.
England vs South Africa: James Anderson's 300th wicket at home cements his spot as nation's greatest pacer
High on talent and low on numbers, James Anderson delivered consistently to arguably step over as England's best ever fast bowler. Or so would the numbers suggest
South Africa are already missing paceman Dale Steyn and on Saturday fellow seamer Vernon Philander was taken to hospital for an x-ray after being hit on the hand during his innings of 52.
Brian Lara said, "The ICC Champions Trophy was always one of the high points of my career, especially playing in the final at The Oval in 2004."
Ian Botham has hit out at the "appalling" prospect of a first day/night Test in England, saying the "ridiculous" plan risks damaging cricket's flagship format.
India vs New Zealand, Indore Test, Day 3 stats wrap: From Ashwin's record galore to Guptill's love for India
Statistical highlights on day three of the third cricket Test between India and New Zealand, in Indore on Monday.
Kapil Dev said that comparisons between all-rounders in international cricket can only happen when each one has played 50 Test matches in his career.
England's legendary all-rounder Ian Botham believes his country's Test side is the most feared in the world and deserves to be in the top of the International Cricket Council (ICC) rankings.
India's Test captain Virat Kohli is a "phenomenal player and a treat to watch", feels legendary New Zealand fast bowler Sir Richard Hadlee.
Ian Botham said that India needed to look beyond the 20-over format and focus more on Tests, in which they're struggling despite being ranked third.
Steve Waugh added that the increase in popularity of T20s is the key reason behind teams not being able to find the right balance across formats.
It must be remembered that Dhoni took a lot of flak in England, Australia and at home after his franchise owner’s team CSK was in the eye of the IPL betting storm.
There is a case for saying Anderson is England’s best bowler ever, certainly the best in the last 40 years.
The Cricket Board on Friday rubbished former England great Ian Botham’s criticism of the highly lucrative Indian Premier League.