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Brendon McCullum delivers at Lord’s...

On Monday night I was lucky enough to attend the annual Cowdrey Lecture at Lord’s where Brendon McCu...

For whom the Bell tolls
There have been few finer sights than Ian Bell in full flow

Like all good things, it appears that Ian Bell’s England career is over. He was dropped for last winter’s tour of South Afric...

The ninth IPL season ends on Sunday and after a hectic schedule many players will get a well-earned period of rest. India, ho... Yuzvendra Chahal earns chance with the India cricket team

Former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum delivered the 2016 MCC Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey Lecture at Lord's

Brendon McCullum delivers at Lord’s

On Monday night I was lucky enough to attend the annual Cowdrey Lecture at Lord’s where Brendon McCullum was the guest speaker. In the Nursery Ground pavilion the former New Zealand captain spoke pas...
There have been few finer sights than Ian Bell in full flow

For whom the Bell tolls

Like all good things, it appears that Ian Bell’s England career is over. He was dropped for last winter’s tour of South Africa, but I refused to believe the end was nigh – he had, after all, been dro...
Alastair Cook will stand alone as the only Englishman with more than 10,000 Test runs - joining an elite list of global greats in the process

Alastair Cook stands on the brink of greatness

36 runs are all that Alastair Cook needs to break into the modern batting elite by surpassing 10,000 Test runs. It is a statistical landmark that outlines a player’s longevity and class. Tendulkar, P...
Tony Cozier was one of cricket's iconic voices

Cricket loses another voice

The announcement that Tony Cozier had died came as a hugely upsetting blow to cricket. A man described by the great Michael Holding as being ‘right up there with Sir Garfield Sobers’ in terms of his ...
The shouldering of arms will make a welcome return to cricket with the commencement of the Test summer

Why I am cricketed out

Sri Lanka are on England’s Green and Pleasant Land to start the Test summer, although at first glance, it appears a little difficult to get over excited. I have a confession; I feel totally cricketed...