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England pulls plug on Pietersen’s hopes for a return

South Africa-born batsman Kevin Pietersen's hopes of a recall to the national team were in tatters due to "lack of trust" in the player.

‘Race is run’ for England captain Andrew Strauss

England Test captain Andrew Strauss says his "race is run" as he announces his retirement from all professional cricket with immediate effect.

Strauss century takes monkey off his back

England captain Andrew Strauss hopes his long-awaited 20th Test century will provide the spark for a successful season with the bat.

Strauss doesn’t see Pakistan defeat as the end

England captain Andrew Strauss has stressed that a 3-0 hammering inflicted by Pakistan is not all doom and gloom for his team.

Nine-over Gul blitz helps Pakistan rout England

Paceman Umar Gul took 4-63 to help Pakistan beat the world's best Test team, England, by 10 wickets in the first Test inside three days.

Beware England, Miller tells India

Geoff Miller has warned India that Andrew Strauss's team is in perfect form to take advantage if the world's number one Test team isn't at their best.

England steal headlines from Tendulkar

England and Andrew Strauss did the unthinkable and stole the headlines from Sachin Tendulkar's century in a World Cup on Sunday.

England skipper left with plenty to ponder before Cup

England captain Andrew Strauss admits he has plenty to think about as injuries plague the team just two weeks before their World Cup opener.

England win second Ashes Test to lead series

England won the second Ashes Test on Tuesday by an innings and 71 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series.

Let the tweeters tweet, says ‘boring’ Strauss

England skipper Andrew Strauss presented a straight bat to questions about batsman Kevin Pietersen's undiplomatic tweeting on Thursday.

Cook joins select company in England run feast

Alastair Cook became only the fourth Englishman to score a test double-century in Australia as the first Ashes Test headed for a draw on Monday.

Birthday boy Siddle rocks England with hat-trick

Peter Siddle celebrated a hat-trick and career-best test figures on his birthday to bowl Australia into a commanding position against England.

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20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

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Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

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SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

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