Category Archives: Ian Bell

Bell eager to put winter behind him with county return

England batsman Ian Bell can’t wait to make his first appearance of the season for Warwickshire in their LV= County Championship match against Lancashire at Liverpool this week. Bell returned from England’s tour of Sri Lanka only last week but … Continue reading

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Ian Bell outlines his New Year resolution

England batsman Ian Bell will depart for the Test series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates next month with the aim of establishing himself as the world’s number one Test batsman. Warwickshire’s Bell currently stands fourth in the ICC … Continue reading

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Ian Bell awarded honorary degree by Coventry University

England batsman Ian Bell has been awarded an honorary degree by Coventry University in recognition of his contribution to sport and his work with the West Midlands-based Acorns Children’s charity. Coventry-born Bell was made an Honorary Doctor of Business Administration … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: England head towards 600, The Oval, day three, morning

Bopara given the platform after Bell double hundred Lunch: Fourth Test, day three, The Oval Match score: England 591-6 (Bopara 44*, Prior 18*, Bell 235, Pietersen 175; Sreesanth 3-123) Full scorecard Session score: England 134-3 England win Shanthakumaran Sreesanth hails from Kerala … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: England set for massive total, The Oval, day two, evening

Bell and Pietersen give Oval full house a memorable day in the sun Close: Fourth Test, day two, The Oval Match score: England 457-3 (Bell 181*, Anderson 3*, Pietersen 175) Full scorecard Session score: England 161-1 England win Forty years ago … Continue reading

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Eng v Ind live: England break shackles, The Oval, day two, afternoon

India fail maintain advantage as Bell and Pietersen cash in Tea: Fourth Test, day two, The Oval Match score: England 296-2 (Bell 114*, Pietersen 98*) Full scorecard Session score: England 170-0 England win It’s the little things that often indicate … Continue reading

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Eng v SL live: Prior shattered after run-out blow, Lord’s, day five, afternoon

England get early wicket after setting Sri Lanka 343 to win Tea: Second Test, day five, Lord’s Match score: Sri Lanka 32-1 (Paranavitana 9*, M Jayawardene 5*) and 479 (Paranavitana 65, Dilshan 193; Finn 4-108) need 311 more runs to … Continue reading

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Eng v SL live: England build commanding lead, Cardiff, day four, evening

Trott and Bell continue home side’s dominance on another shortened day Close: First Test, day four, Cardiff Match score: England 491-5 (Bell 98*, Morgan 14*; Cook 133, Trott 203) lead Sri Lanka 400 (Paranavitana 66, Dilshan 50, P Jayawardene 112) … Continue reading

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Eng v SL live: Pietersen’s jinx continues, Cardiff, day four, afternoon

KP falls to left-arm spinner after another delayed start Tea: First Test, day four, Cardiff Match score: England 344-4 (Trott 147*, Bell 28*) trail Sri Lanka 400 (Paranavitana 66, Dilshan 50, P Jayawardene 112) by 56 runs Full scorecard Session … Continue reading

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Ian Bell: “I’ll see out my career with Warwickshire”

England batsman Ian Bell has confirmed that he would like to see out his county career with Warwickshire. Bell, 29, made his debut for Warwickshire in the final match of the 1999 season when he was summoned from the classroom … Continue reading

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