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(Ian Pont is a former English player who played for Norttinghamshire and Essex.  Early on in his coaching career he chose to specialise in pace bowling and it is his work of coaching speed into bowlers whilst improving accuracy that is hailed a breakthrough for developing long-term bowling attacks. His first book The Fast Bowler's Bible is used by coaches and players at all levels all over the world as a blueprint. His second book Coaching Youth Cricket is recommended reading by the English & Wales Cricket Board. His latest publication, Ultimate Pace Secrets, reveals how speed is generated. Pont was Bangladesh’s bowling coach from September 2010 till the 2011 World Cup)

Is England camp a joyless, soulless place to be in?

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January 7, 2014, 11:13 am

Ian Pont looks at what went wrong for England in Australia.

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Where are the 150kmph bowlers today in world cricket?

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January 4, 2013, 9:06 am

There was a time in the 1980s when speed ruled the world. The West Indies had a quartet of quicks bowling around 150kmph at their best and used intimidation as a main weapon. They were aggressive. They were hostile. But above all, they were quick. Or, at least, perceived to be quick; and that is all that matters.

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India tour of England 2014

Jul 27, 2014 (15:30 IST)   at Southampton

Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka, 2014

Aug 6, 2014 (10:00 IST)   at Galle

India tour of England 2014

Aug 7, 2014 (15:30 IST)   at Manchester

South Africa in Zimbabwe, 2014

Aug 9, 2014 (13:30 IST)   at Harare

Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka, 2014

Aug 14, 2014 (10:00 IST)   at Colombo

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Afghanistan tour of Zimbabwe, 2014

Jul 24, 2014  at Bulawayo

Afghanistan won by 100 runs

South Africa tour of Sri Lanka, 2014

Jul 24, 2014  at Colombo

Match drawn

Afghanistan tour of Zimbabwe, 2014

Jul 22, 2014  at Bulawayo

Afghanistan won by 2 wkts

Afghanistan tour of Zimbabwe, 2014

Jul 20, 2014  at Bulawayo

Zimbabwe won by 8 wkts

Afghanistan tour of Zimbabwe, 2014

Jul 18, 2014  at Bulawayo

Zimbabwe won by 6 wkts

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