Ashley Giles discloses why Sam Billings was picked ahead of Jos Buttler and Jonny Bairstow for New Zealand Tests

Sam Billings: The uncapped English wicket-keeper batsman received a maiden Test call-up as a replacement for Ben Foakes yesterday. Former England spinner and current director of cricket of men’s team Ashley Giles has opened up on why the English selectors…

“Matches will be where they are”: Ashley Giles denies altering schedule of India Tests to accommodate IPL 2021

Ashley Giles denies altering schedule: The former English cricketer has denied receiving any request to tinker with the fixtures. It was only last week that speculations around the BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India) requesting ECB (England Cricket…

Ashley Giles confident of hosting Australia in September

Ashley Giles confident of hosting Australia: Australia’s tour of England is likely to be of great importance for England. Ashley Giles, former England spinner and managing director for Men’s cricket, has expressed confidence with respect to Australia touring England in…

On this day in 2001 Sachin Tendulkar was stumped in Test cricket for the 1st time, thanks to Sehwag

On this day in 2001 Sachin Tendulkar was stumped in Test cricket for the 1st time, thanks to Sehwag who vividly recalls the incident. Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag have a brilliant relationship, one of mutual respect and admiration, but…