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London, Sep 02 (ANI): England cricket team coach Peter Moores has insisted that captain Alastair Cook can be an influential batsman in one-day cricket despite former England greats slamming the skipper for his approach.
Johannesburg, Sep 02 (ANI): Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott has told captain Alastair Cook to accept the 'constructive' criticism from former players like himself.
Johannesburg, Aug 30 (ANI): Retired England spinner Graeme Swann has said on Friday that the team's current approach to ODIs was akin to a two-litre diesel in Formula One race, reiterating his call to Alastair Cook to stand down as the nation's ODI captain and quit limited overs internationals completely.
Cook brands Swann 'so-called friend' for asking him to quit England captaincy for WC Aug 28, 12:24 pm
London, Aug 28 (ANI): England skipper Alastair Cook has branded Graeme Swann as a 'so-called friend' after the retired spinner called for him to quit as captain for the World Cup.
London, Aug 26 (ANI): Former England skipper Michael Vaughan and retired spinner Graeme Swann believe that Alastair Cook should be axed as the captain of the England one-day team.
Nottingham (England), July 9 (ANI): Ousted England batsman Kevin Pietersen believes the hosts would face a tough Test series at home against India without off-spinner Graeme Swann in their ranks.
London, May 30 (ANI): Former England spinner Graeme Swann has backed all rounder Chris Jordan should be in the team's starting XI for the first Test against Sri Lanka in June, saying that he is 'ready-made' for international cricket.
Swann backs Cook, says the England skipper will silence doubters May 25, 1:52 pm
Washington, May 25(ANI): Former England spinner Grame Swann backed Alastair Cook when critics blasted the England skipper following the dismal winter ashes series in Australia.
London, Apr 23 (ANI): New England head coach Peter Moores was the most unsuccessful coach of the team in the modern era during his previous stint, despite claims by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) that he is the leading 'England coach of his generation', according to a report.
London, Apr 8 (ANI): England Test captain Alastair Cook has said that he is happy to make his comeback to domestic cricket after a much-needed break with his family following a disastrous winter for the team.
Brit report offers solutions to rebuild 'uncertain' England team after 'testing' winter Apr 6, 11:52 am
London, Apr 6 (ANI): A British report looks at some suitable solutions for rebuilding the uncertain England team set-up following their 5-0 Ashes humiliation, the sacking of Kevin Pietersen, the retirement of Graeme Swann, the step-down of Andy Flower, Jonathan Trott's burn-out and a collective loss of form.
Cook says no 'quick-fix' for England following disastrous winter Apr 2, 12:56 pm
London, Apr 2 (ANI): England Test captain Alastair Cook has warned his side that there is no 'quick fix' solution for them after their disastrous winter, which was finally capped by a humiliating World Twenty20 campaign.
Sydney, Mar. 08 (ANI): Former England spinner Graeme Swann has slammed Australian opener David Warner's claims of enjoying sledging by opponents, saying that Warner will struggle to maintain his confrontational style when he fails to perform.
London, Mar 5 (ANI): Retired England off-spinner Graeme Swann has backed limited-overs coach Ashley Giles as the ideal person to replace Andy Flower as England's head coach and make the team 'world-beaters' again.
London, Mar 1 (ANI): Former England bowler-turned TV expert Graeme Swann has joined the 'war of words' between his former teammates Kevin Pietersen and Matt Prior and called the sacked batsman 'childish' over his public spat with Prior.
London, Feb 18 (ANI): Retired England spin bowler Graeme Swann will reportedly be commentating for England's one-day tour of the West Indies starting later this month.
Pietersen should be part of England's short-term future: Swann Jan 28, 11:09 am
Melbourne, Jan 28 (ANI): Former spinner Graeme Swann, whose 255 Test wickets made him England's most successful spinner since Derek Underwood, has once again denied rumours of a rift with Kevin Pietersen.
Second elbow operation made Swann liability for England team Jan 28, 10:38 am
London, Jan 28 (ANI): Graeme Swann, whose 255 Test wickets made him England's most successful spinner since Derek Underwood, quit midway through the Ashes series, fearing he had become a liability for the team.
London, Jan 27 (ANI): Former England spinner Graeme Swann, who retired during the Ashes series in Australia, said he chose to walk away during because his bowling was awful and he felt powerless during matches.
Oz proud to have forced three England players to return home: Bailey Jan 17, 12:40 pm
Melbourne, Jan 17 (ANI): Batsman George Bailey has rubbed salt to England's wounds by saying that the Australian side was proud of forcing three of England's players to return home.
Sydney, Jan 1 (ANI): Australian Ashes hero Chris Rogers has said that he is probably the biggest 'beneficiary' of England spinner Graeme Swann's retirement from the international game.
London, Dec 31 (ANI): England team director and coach Andy Flower has insisted that he will not quit the team even if the tourists are whitewashed five-nil in Australia in the Ashes.
Johannesburg, Dec 27 (ANI): Newly retired England off-spinner Graeme Swann has said that he has reassured star batsman Kevin Pietersen that his remark about arrogant cricketers was not a reference to his former England team-mate.
Sydney, Dec 27 (ANI): Australian spin legend Shane Warne has said that England bowler Stuart Broad was the target of retired spinner Graeme Swann's vicious comments on player egos within the English team.
Swann upset at media coverage of retirement announcement Dec 26, 10:41 am
London, Dec 26 (ANI): Retiring England spinner Graeme Swann has hit out at some media coverage of his retirement announcement and indicated that he is 'upset' at the inference that he criticised former team-mates when he announced the end of his Test career.
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