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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...
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 ...
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...
The West Indies players celebrated their World T20 success with vigour - a success crafted with no support from their own board

World T20: what next for West Indies and the WICB?

As Carlos Brathwaite sent his fourth consecutive six sailing high into the Kolkata night sky on Sunday, the West Indian team were halfway across the outfield in a pique of ecstasy before the ball had...
Brendon McCullum has laid the foundations for future success in New Zealand cricket

Brendon McCullum: transcending statistics

When assessing the impact a cricketer has had on the game, the first port of call is always statistical analysis. The game has woven a rich tapestry of statistics for us to stare at and utilise in ar...