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Category: Moeen Ali

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England want Moeen Ali back for Tests when he is ready, says Ashley Giles

• ‘There is no doubt … he’s shown his abilities in Tests and ODIs’• Giles wary of pressures packed schedule puts on playersAshley Giles has said there is “no doubt” England want Moeen Ali to make a Test comeback but is mindful that a packed internation…

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Moeen Ali: ‘I’m taking a break from Test cricket to prolong my career’

Having some time away has felt liberating so I don’t want to rush my return, but I’m eager to experience the buzz of playing for England againRepresenting England has always been a privilege and my decision to take a break from Test cricket at the end …

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England’s contract issue central to the international future for Moeen Ali

All-rounder is not on trip to South Africa with Test team and can plot career path on lucrative franchise circuitThe size of England’s tour party to South Africa betrays the uncertainties. A squad of 17 players is unusual given there are two warm-up ma…

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Joe Root hopes Moeen Ali will make England Test return in South Africa

• England captain will contact all-rounder in next couple of weeks• ‘When he’s on form he adds a different dimension to our group’Joe Root will contact Moeen Ali in the next fortnight to establish whether the all-rounder feels ready to make a return to…

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Magnificent Ben Stokes is England’s greatest ever all-rounder | Moeen Ali

My friend’s feats at Headingley and in the World Cup final at Lord’s have elevated him above legends like Ian Botham and Andrew Flintoff. He is the best cricketer I have played alongsideIn the biggest summer in English cricket history Ben Stokes has st…

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Moeen Ali taking break from cricket after being dropped by England

Worcs say all-rounder will take short time off to recharge‘He has had an intense schedule of international cricket’The England all-rounder Moeen Ali is taking a short break from all forms of cricket after being omitted from the squad to face Australia …

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Moeen Ali can be an England stalwart again despite Nathan Lyon mauling | Vic Marks

The spinner has been dropped after struggling in the first Ashes Test, leaving England with more questions to answer at Lord’sNathan Lyon has not been as vociferous at the start of this Ashes series as he was before the last one in November 2017. There…

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England forced to consider how many, not whether, to make changes | Vic Marks

Chance to lift gloom after defeat in first Ashes Test is not helped by the lack of red-ball practice of possible replacementsWe all make mistakes but most of us manage to do so without attracting too much attention. However, this luxury is not given to…

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No-frills Nathan Lyon shows Moeen Ali how to take match by the throat | Geoff Lemon

Australia’s off-spinner made knocking off England in their second innings look a simple operation while his England counterpart will not be sorry to leave EdgbastonAgainst Australia in particular Moeen Ali has days like these. Days like the fourth of t…

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Chris Woakes says England need a plan to claim crucial Steve Smith wicket

• ’We’ll look at a few plans overnight,’ says Woakes• Smith’s form looking ominous for EnglandThis summer’s Ashes series is only three days old but already the same question that vexed England when they last met Australia in Test cricket has resurfaced…

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Diversity is one of our strengths and it helped us win the World Cup | Moeen Ali

In the England dressing room, it doesn’t matter where you come from or what you believe in; if you show courage, unity and respect you can achieve anythingThe moment we won the World Cup is one I will never forget and would do anything just to experien…

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England didn’t just beat Australia, we battered them – confidence is soaring | Moeen Ali

We made an important statement and have hit top form in time for the Cricket World Cup final against New ZealandAfter our semi-final at Edgbaston Eoin Morgan and Trevor Bayliss sat the lads down to celebrate beating Australia but also remind us not to …

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Moeen Ali driving sense of fun for England’s World Cup joy of sixes | Ali Martin

Moeen set to face Sri Lanka hoping none of England’s big-hitters better his ODI mark for a centuryMoeen Ali will win his 100th ODI cap in Friday’s World Cup group game against Sri Lanka, a deserved milestone for a player who made his debut in 2014 and …

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Family comes first in this England team and that’s probably for the best | Moeen Ali

The environment Morgs has created and his standing as captain make you realise that decisions are made solely for the team’s benefitCricket can produce some amazing feelings on the field and I have been lucky enough to experience a few along the way. B…

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Moeen Ali back from daughter’s birth and ready to face West Indies

• All-rounder’s wife had couple’s second child earlier this week • England may opt for two spinners and Buttler also passed fitMoeen Ali will resume England training on Thursday following the birth of his second child, with the all-rounder now pushing …

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Moeen Ali: ‘What has happened to us? There’s so much hate in the world’ | Ali Martin

All-rounder is wary of social media but proud of his Birmingham roots, as he prepares for a World Cup and Ashes summerIt’s a woefully wet Wednesday in south Birmingham but, in the shelter of Edgbaston’s cavernous indoor school, Moeen Ali is working on …

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Moeen Ali injury could see Joe Denly bowl for England against Pakistan

• England coach Trevor Bayliss says Moeen rested as a precaution• Bayliss says Jofra Archer is ‘very skilful … he’s fitted in well’Three weeks out from the start of a World Cup England have spent four years planning for, there are still a couple of ope…

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The Spin | England’s ODI side exasperate and excite, but you have to watch them

The series against West Indies was a reminder how entertaining the 50-over format can be and the need for World Cup victory“It was fine when it left my hand,” was a response I occasionally gave to an exasperated captain after being hit for six. It alwa…

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The Spin | England’s ODI side exasperate and excite, but you have to watch them

The series against West Indies was a reminder how entertaining the 50-over format can be and the need for World Cup victory“It was fine when it left my hand,” was a response I occasionally gave to an exasperated captain after being hit for six. It alwa…

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Moeen Ali makes peace with role as England’s sole spinner in West Indies

• ‘I can’t hide behind saying I’m second spinner. I need to face it’• Moeen: 2015 Barbados Test was worst I’ve bowled for EnglandMoeen Ali has made peace with his role in this England Test team, insisting it is time to stop hiding behind the tag of sec…