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Alastair Cook stands on the brink o...

36 runs are all that Alastair Cook needs to break into the modern batting elite by surpassing 10,000...

Cricket loses another voice
Tony Cozier was one of cricket's iconic voices

The announcement that Tony Cozier had died came as a hugely upsetting blow to cricket. A man described by the great Michael H...

The summer of 2016 is upon us. Next week, England’s Test series against Sri Lanka will commence at Headingley. With three Tes... James Anderson will clean up against Sri Lanka and Pakistan

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...
From hero to zero: Shahadat Hossain was the first Bangladeshi to make the Lord's honours board. He now faces prison for torturing a child

The disturbing case of Shahadat Hossain

The unwelcome events that had taken place in the household of Bangladeshi international Shahadat Hossain came to light in September 2015, when an 11 year old maid who had been working for him and his...
Mumbai Indians are defending their IPL crown, but you wouldn't know that judging by the BBC's cricket coverage

Why won’t the BBC give the IPL proper coverage?

In the modern world, cricket is a rapidly changing game. Gone are the days of Test match cricket monopolising the calendar and even the original one day formats have been changed and modified to refl...
Joe Root is England's main man in all three formats of the game

Joe Root’s development continues at pace

Once the dust has settled on events in Kolkata last Sunday night, England will look back on the World T20 tournament as a whole and take a great many positives from it. The ability to chase and set h...