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London, Dec 10 (ANI): Former England cricketer Ian Botham has said that their team must act fast and hit the Aussies with pacemen in Perth if they want to do anything notable in the Ashes.
Sydney, Nov 27 (ANI): Former England captain Sir Ian Botham has advised England to dig in and fight back in the second Test in Adelaide starting on December 5 and disregard the incessant sledging, which he added, will always be a part of the 'hard, uncompromising' Ashes.
London, Nov 26 (ANI): Former England Test skipper Sir Ian Botham has urged England to 'dig deeper' to come out on top in the current Ashes series and stop 'pining' over the 'shock' departure of their batsman Jonathan Trott over 'stress-related illness'.
Botham joins Ponting, Gilchrist, Waugh in Big Bash commentary team Nov 25, 12:48 pm
Sydney, Nov 25 (ANI): The Big Bash League's new broadcaster, Network Ten, has recruited Ian Botham to its commentary team for the Twenty20 tournament this summer, further adding to its star profile.
London, Nov 25 (ANI): Former England player Ian Botham has said that there is no hiding place in an Ashes series Down Under and England must be brave and go toe-to-toe with Australia if they are to retain Ashes.
Sydney, Nov 24 (ANI): Australian cricket legend Jeff Thomas, unofficially known as the fastest bowler of all time, has claimed that a 'whole heap of batsmen' were scared of him when he was in his prime.
London, Nov 23 (ANI): England Test legend Sir Ian Botham has said that England batsmen crawled into the cave and just got deeper and deeper until there was no way out, following their poor show on the second day of the first Ashes Test at the Gabba.
Sydney, Nov 20 (ANI): English legend Sir Ian Botham has slammed Australia's batting depth and has branded it as the 'weakest Ashes line-up ever'.
Sydney, Nov 16 (ANI): Former England captain Ian Botham has taken aim at Australia's team for the first Test, saying only Michael Clarke deserves a spot in the English team from it.
Sydney, Nov 14 (ANI): Legendary England all-rounder Sir Ian Botham has advised Australian fans to 'be nice' to explosive England batsman Kevin Pietersen instead of slamming him with verbal shots if they want to get under his skin during the Ashes.
'Batting hero' Rogers not afraid of 'giant' English' pacers on 'lively' Ashes pitches Nov 11, 3:35 pm
Sydney, Nov 11 (ANI): Australian Test opener Chris Rogers has said that England's towering fast bowlers hold no fears for Australia's batsmen, even on lively Ashes pitches.
Johannesburg, Nov 9 (ANI): Cricket legend Ian Botham has raised over a quarter million dollars by completing his greatest charity walk in Sri Lanka on Friday.
Johannesburg, Nov 2 (ANI): Cricket legend Ian Botham was cheered on by hundreds of Sri Lankans on Friday as he began a 100-mile trek in the island.
Islamabad, Nov 1 (ANI): Former England great Ian Botham has started a 160 km charity walk in Sri Lanka and Allan Border, Steve Waugh, Mahela Jayawardene, Kumar Sangakkara and Muttiah Muralitharan are among cricketers who will accompany him at various points of the walk.
London, Oct 30 (ANI): England batsman Ian Bell is hoping to emulate his summer heroics against Australia in the first leg of the back-to-back Ashes series and become the first man to retain the Compton-Miller medal.
London, Oct 21 (ANI): Former England skipper Ian Botham has said that he is backing England to whitewash Australia for the first time ever in the Ashes this winter.
Botham backs England to 'relish' having 'field day' in 'fast' Oz pitches in winter Ashes Oct 18, 2:51 pm
London, Oct 18 (ANI): Former England Test player Sir Ian Botham has backed England to relish winning the winter Ashes series in Australia, starting in November, despite their arch-rivals having the advantage of playing at home.
London, Sept 7 (ANI): Senior England fast bowler and Ashes hero James Anderson has said that team captain Alastair Cook is not a person to be 'trifled with', despite his 'boyish demeanour'.
Johannesburg, Sept 3 (ANI): England pace spearhead James Anderson has said that it is in his best interests to take a break from international duty before the return Ashes series begins in Australia in November.
London, Aug 28 (ANI): Former England Test captain Sir Ian Botham has backed Ashes heroes England to win 5-0 in the return series in Australia as he believes that England has the players to win again, especially a match-winning bowling attack.
London, Aug 22 (ANI): England pace spearhead James Anderson has reportedly moved into the second position on his country's all-time list of Test wicket-takers, with his 326th Test victim being Australian captain Michael Clarke on day one of the final Ashes Test.
Islamabad, Aug 16 (ANI): Former England Test captain Sir Ian Botham has said that his latest 160-km charity walk in Sri Lanka will be his toughest to date.
UK media calls on Clarke to develop more 'nastiness' like 'curmudgeonly predecessors' Aug 13, 4:02 pm
Melbourne, Aug 13 (ANI): The English media has praised some of the battling Australian players despite reveling in England's dramatic win in the fourth Ashes Test at Durham, although they reckoned that Australian captain Michael Clarke needed to get more 'nastier'.
Botham in a soup over 'sexist dragged by wifey to supermarket jibe' Aug 13, 10:41 am
London, August 13 (ANI): Sir Ian Botham has been named a "sexist relic" after he apparently made a sexist remark about men being "dragged to the supermarket" by their wives on the fourth Ashes test.
London, Aug 13 (ANI): Former England captain Sir Ian Botham has praised the Ashes hosts' century-making hero Ian Bell as a 'bonafide Ashes star', saying that if Bell can guide England up towards a lead of 300 or more at The Oval, then the bowlers can bring the win home.
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