Cricket

Wolves man Moeen Ali lands England call-up

Selected – Moeen Ali

Worcestershire and Wolverhampton star Moeen Ali was today included in the England squad to tour the Caribbean and the following World Twenty20 tournament in Bangladesh.

Row rumbles on after Kevin Pietersen sacking

Kevin Pietersen

English cricket was split down the middle today after Kevin Pietersen was sacked as the fallout from the worst Ashes tour in their history claimed its most high-profile victim.

Mike Gatting: My biggest regret is going on rebel tour

Former England skipper Mike Gatting, who is now president of the MCC. During his term of office he hopes to help children from poorer backgrounds become more involved in cricket

Mike Gatting takes a moment to think and his voice quietens. “I suspect,” he says. “I might not have gone to South Africa. I guess you might say a lot of the trouble started when I had an argument with an umpire."