Botham's Ashes tales fire up Buttler

2015-07-07 10:55

Jos Buttler says listening to England hero Ian Botham's tales of Ashes past was "like story time with your granddad".

India slams Botham's call

2014-09-05 10:48

Organisers of cricket's IPL have hit back angrily at former England all-rounder Ian Botham's call for the tournament to be scrapped.

England ponder Botham blast

2014-08-29 10:48

England will have criticism from all-round great Ian Botham ringing in their ears as they try to get back on level terms with India.

Botham fears for Flintoff

2014-05-31 14:55

England great Ian Botham has said Andrew Flintoff was making a "massive mistake" in coming back to play Twenty20 cricket.

Beefy completes 'greatest' walk

2013-11-08 19:26

Cricket legend Ian Botham completed his "greatest" charity walk in Sri Lanka and raised over a quarter million dollars.

Morné joins Beefy for Big Walk

2013-10-22 13:30

Morné du Plessis will join Sir Ian Botham on his most challenging walk for charity yet, across Sri Lanka.

Botham mocks Oz's woes

2013-03-14 09:03

England great Ian Botham has revealed that he was relishing Australia's woes in India after four players were suspended.

Botham, Hussain hail Greig

2012-12-29 18:01

Former England captains Ian Botham and Nasser Hussain have led the tributes to their late predecessor, the late Tony Greig.

Botham backs Eng to stay top

2012-04-18 07:33

Ian Botham expects England, who take on South Africa in July, to hold onto their world No 1 status for "quite a while now".


Flintoff comes clean on pedalo

2014-09-12 11:16

Andrew Flintoff says his notorious encounter with a pedalo during the 2007 CWC was a failed attempt to enjoy a drink with Ian Botham.

Botham calls for end to IPL

2014-09-04 09:01

England cricket legend Ian Botham says the Indian Premier League is "too powerful" for cricket's long-term good.

Botham caught out by nude pic

2014-08-18 14:28

Former England all-rounder Ian Botham was embarrassed when a photograph of a naked man appeared on his Twitter page.

'Spineless' England slammed

2014-01-05 17:25

Ian Botham has launched a scathing attack on England's Ashes whitewash, calling the team's display in Australia "spineless".

Beefy egged on in Sri Lanka

2013-11-01 14:26

Hundreds of Sri Lankans cheered on Ian Botham as he began a trek from the north to the south of the island.

Botham writes off Aussies

2013-06-09 17:12

Ian Botham will not be surprised to see back-to-back whitewashes by England in the forthcoming Ashes double-header.

England performance 'worst'

2013-03-08 11:10

England great Ian Botham described the team's first innings performance in the opening Test against NZ as possibly the worst.

Botham, Broad in Twitter spat

2012-11-20 10:02

Sir Ian Botham has hit out at Stuart Broad after the England bowler reacted angrily to criticism of his form.

Botham calls on ICC to act

2011-11-03 10:36

The ICC needs to act fast to cut off the head of the match-fixing snake, says former England captain Ian Botham.

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