Strauss sees IPL as risk worth taking for England London [UK], May 31 : England director of cricket Andrew Strauss has defended his decision to allow his side's key players to participate in the recently-concluded Indian Premier League (IPL) despite their subsequent injury concerns.
Cook knew it was time to 'step aside', says Andrew Strauss London [UK], Feb. 7 : England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) director of cricket Andrew Strauss believes Alastair Cook's decision to step down from the post of Test captain stemmed from his reservations about "how much he had left in the tank".
KP gives 'thumbs up' to Strauss as ECB director Melbourne [Australia] Dec. 3 (ANI): Maverick England batsman Kevin Pietersen has heaped praise on Andrew Strauss, saying the former left-handed batsman has done a good job as director of the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB).
Pietersen says Strauss was right to leave him out of Ashes London, Sept.24 : Out-of-favour batsman Kevin Pietersen has accepted England cricket chief Andrew Strauss' decision to exclude him from the England squad for this year's Ashes series against Australia, saying the decision seemed right at this particular moment.
Gillespie to discuss 'head coach job' with Strauss
London, May 21 : Former Australia fast bowler and current Yorkshire coach Jason Gillespie is expected to hold talks with the ECB's Director for Cricket Andrew Strauss in the next 24 hours on the possibility of him accepting or not accepting the vacant position of head coach.
Strauss to seek coach who accepts 'his' stance on Pietersen
London, May 17: Andrew Strauss, the newly appointed director of England's cricket, has insisted that only those people will be considered for the post of head coach who has an alignment with 'his' stance towards former batsman, Kevin Pietersen.
Bell backs Joe Root as England future captain
Wellington, May 15: England veteran batsman Ian Bell has backed rising star Joe Root as future Test skipper despite being replaced as vice-captain by his fellow team mate earlier this week.
Root's appointment as Alastair Cook's deputy by England's new director of cricket Andrew Strauss was seen as ...
Graeme Smith brands England 'laughing stock' over KP's exile
Johannesburg, May 13 : Former South Africa skipper Graeme Smith has extended his support to Kevin Pietersen, saying that newly appointed director of cricket Andrew Strauss made England's cricket a 'laughing stock' by prolonging the sacked batsman's international exile.
Strauss says 'trust issue' behind KP's England exile
London, May 12 : England new director of cricket Andrew Strauss on Tuesday confirmed that out-of-favour batsman Kevin Pietersen will not be considered until after the summer's home Ashes series against Australia, citing a 'massive trust issue' between the two as a reason behind the decision.
Kevin Pietersen lost England's trust: Strauss Kolkata, Feb 10 : Kevin Pietersen's England career came to a disastrous end, owing to the total loss of trust between him and the team management, claimed the former English captain Andrew Strauss.
England Test skipper Strauss retires England Test captain Andrew Strauss on Wednesday announced his retirement from professional cricket with immediate effect, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said.
SA leads Reliance ICC Test Championship South Africa replaced England as the top team in the Reliance ICC Test Championship table following its 2-0 victory over Andrew Strauss's team in the three-match series which ended at Lord's Cricket Ground in London Monday.
Strauss receives ICC championship mace London, May 16 : England captain Andrew Strauss on Wednesday received the Reliance ICC Test Championship mace for leading the team that finished on top of the Reliance ICC Test Championship table on the annual cut-off date of 1 April.