David Gower takes parting shot at Sky Sports as he and Sir Ian Botham sign off with glass of bubbly

David Gower takes parting shot at Sky Sports as he and Sir Ian Botham sign off with glass of bubbly

David Gower took a parting shot at Sky as he signed off after 25 years of fronting the broadcaster’s cricket coverage. Former England skipper Gower insisted he had not had enough of his role and joked he’d be ‘selling the Big Issue’ after Sky opted not to renew his contract. Both he and former teammate […]

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Sir Ian Botham and David Gower to end Sky Sports careers in final Ashes Test

Sir Ian Botham and David Gower to end Sky Sports careers in final Ashes Test

It is good knight from him and good night from him as Sir Ian Botham and David Gower bring down the curtain on their Sky Sports commentary careers at the Oval. The duo have been a part of the English cricket landscape for nearly 50 years, first as the finest players of their generation on […]

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David Gower defends Geoffrey Boycott and insists his former England colleague must keep his knighthood

David Gower defends Geoffrey Boycott and insists his former England colleague must keep his knighthood

Former England captain David Gower has dismissed calls for Sir Geoffrey Boycott‘s knighthood to be withdrawn. Labour and domestic abuse charities have said the 78-year-old’s honour should be rescinded because of his domestic violence conviction. Boycott, who played 108 Test matches for England before forging a successful career as a broadcaster, was given a three-month suspended […]

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