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Kevin Pietersen: 5 IPL storylines t...

Covering the Indian Premier League (IPL) from the UAE is going to be very different to the usual IPL...

Phil Tufnell is a veteran of the English cricket scene, from his 121 Test wickets to his 17 years and counting as part of BBC... The Cricket Blog speaks to Phil Tufnell

The Hundred – where are the positives?

Love it or loathe it – and the majority appear to be in the latter camp right now – The Hundred is coming and it’s all starting to look like a proper tournament. Sure, it’s obviously a brash marketin...

Get ahead with in-play betting

In-play betting or live betting is betting from a site like Pointsbet during the event immediately after the sporting event starts up until the end of the event. This type of betting is almost always...

The best ODI teams in the world

The 2019 Cricket World Cup was one of the greatest sporting spectacles of all time. The tournament was jam-packed with exhilarating moments. Furthermore, the final between England and New Zealand was...

How good is Steve Smith?

Very, is the obvious answer to the question in the title and it’s tempting to leave the debate there. But that wouldn’t be overly interesting as a blog post. The word ‘great’ gets bandied about with ...

Australia aren’t just about Steve Smith

England’s meek surrender of the Ashes hasn’t just been because of Steve Smith, despite what you’ll be reading in the English media over the coming days. Sure, his 671 runs in three tests has certainl...

England – not very good but very exciting

We can shelve the boardroom enthusiasm for ‘excitement’ that exists within the corridors of power at the ECB and its lust for more money and more sixes with The Hundred. The ECB has, right now, the m...