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Alex Hales needs to twist and not s...

The England squad for the upcoming series against Bangladesh and India will be announced in the comi...

Younis Khan gives a masterclass in batting against spin
Younis Khan put on a batting masterclass against spin (an every other type of bowling!) at the Oval for Pakistan against England

The ability to bat against spin bowling has been a hotly debated topic amongst Australian and English cricket fans over the l...

There is an ever growing consensus that it’s time for Alastair Cook to give up the England captaincy, a position that h... England’s captain Alastair Cook – the right man?

Alex Hales has struggled to make an impact in Test cricket. Attack, attack, attack; he needs to get back to his instincts

Alex Hales needs to twist and not stick

The England squad for the upcoming series against Bangladesh and India will be announced in the coming days and several players are sweating on whether they will be spending their winter on tour or n...
Inconsistency has been a hallmark of England under Alastair Cook. He has never transformed into a leader or a captain of note

England’s captain Alastair Cook – the right man?

“That’s my point about England’s captain, he has no feel for the game. He just bowls them by numbers and lets the game happen” said ex-England batsman, Geoffrey Boycott during England’s third Test ag...
Australian captain Steve Smith looks back in anguish as he loses his wicket to spin in Pallekele. He wasn't the only Australian who struggles against spin bowling, and not for the first time in recent times, either

Australia’s struggles with spin continue

Australia struggling against spin in the subcontinent… sounds familiar, doesn’t it? A brilliant maiden Test hundred from Kusal Mendis gave Sri Lanka an historic win over Australia in the first Test a...
The sight of captain's calling for a decision review has become commonplace in the game

DRS: Time to abandon the second referral

Just before lunch on Saturday in the first England Vs Pakistan Test, Azhar Ali was rapped on the pads by a Moeen Ali off-break. England appealed for a bat pad catch which was duly rejected by the Ump...
Jason Roy has been a revelation in England's ODI side, but could he make the transition to Test superstar as well?

England’s next wave of batting stars

England’s batting let them down in the first Test against Pakistan at Lord’s. That much was obvious to everyone, not least captain and coach, Alastair Cook and Trevor Bayliss, who both lamented naïve...