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India and the ICC World Cup 2019 Sc...

The Indian cricket team leaves for England on 22nd May 2019. India plays in two warm-up matches, one...

Proteas need the Silent Warrior to go to war in England

Since 2008, the Proteas have been able to call on Hashim Amla time and time again during their hour of need. Indeed, it was t...

The West Indies may well have won the first two cricket World Cups in 1975 and 1979, but they haven’t won it since and not ev... Can Chris Gayle inspire the Windies in his World Cup farewel...

Haseeb Hameed’s struggles continue

It was impossible not to be impressed by Haseeb Hameed in India in 2016/17. The diminutive Lancashire opener was just another cricketer on the merry-go-round that is Alastair Cook’s opening partners,...

Essex begin new season with the look of champions

There is always extra pressure when starting the season as champions, especially when coming off an unbeaten season as Essex did in 2017. The inclement weather over the first weekend meant that the 2...

SRH set early IPL pace

Sunrisers Hyderabad have been the early pace setters in IPL 2018, winning their first three games and looking like the team to beat this season. Ably led by Kane Williamson, SRH have bucked a trend t...

County Championship preview – Essex

Essex County Cricket club have named a strong 13-man squad as they prepare for their County Championship opener at Headingley. Essex were labelled as strong favourites to be relegated immediately fol...

Are England set for changes?

England head coach Trevor Bayliss has suggested that there could be selection changes following a winless winter. England endured a torrid winter as they failed to retain the Ashes,  falling to a 4-0...

Should we feel sorry for Steve Smith?

It was impossible not to feel at least a pang of sympathy for Steve Smith as he broke down in front of the world during his press conference. He is clearly distraught, sorry and regretful over what h...

Lehmann knew nothing? What a shambles!

Cricket Australia think they have acted strongly and probably believe that they have contained the ball tampering and behavioural crisis that has engulfed Australian cricket. James Sutherland, the CE...