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Kate Richardson-Walsh awarded MBE in New Year Honours

England captain Kate Richardson

Great Britain and England captain Kate Richardson-Walsh MBE and ex-international player, coach and performance analyst Maggie Souyave OBE have both been named in the New Year Honours list in recognition of their services to hockey. England and Great Britain Captain Kate Richardson-Walsh made her international debut back in 1999 when ...

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‘I was wrong over Alastair Cook’s England captaincy’: Michael Vaughan


Michael Vaughan has admitted he was wrong to suggest Alastair Cook should be replaced as the England captain. Vaughan was one of a number of former England captains turned media pundits to criticise Cook following the humbling defeat to India at Lord’s in the second Test last month. Vaughan, who ...

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At this stage, Alastair Cook cannot be enjoying cricket: Michael Vaughan

Cook has gone nine Tests without a win and the opener was out for just 10 in his side’s first innings during the ongoing second Test against India at Lord’s. PHOTO: AFP

LONDON: Michael Vaughan has joined the list of former skippers questioning whether Alastair Cook should continue as England captain. After nine Tests without a win and 26 innings since he made the last of his England record 25 Test hundreds, Cook’s position has come under intense scrutiny, with the opener ...

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Friendlies mark start of World Cup countdown

England captain Steven Gerrard believes the final few weeks leading up to the tournament will be crucial ahead of their June 14 opener against Group D rivals Italy

PARIS: The countdown to the 2014 World Cup begins in earnest this week as a raft of international friendlies signals the final phase of preparations for nations heading to Brazil. England, the 1966 champions, who head to Brazil with all-time low expectations, play the first of three pre-tournament friendlies against ...

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