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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...
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...