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The disturbing case of Shahadat Hos...

The unwelcome events that had taken place in the household of Bangladeshi international Shahadat Hos...

World T20: what next for West Indies and the WICB?
The West Indies players celebrated their World T20 success with vigour - a success crafted with no support from their own board

As Carlos Brathwaite sent his fourth consecutive six sailing high into the Kolkata night sky on Sunday, the West Indian team ...

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...
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...
Looking back in anger - did Alex Hales play his own game in South Africa and should be be dropped as a result?

The Testing case of Alex Hales

During the four Test series England recently won 2-1 in South Africa, Alex Hales was the newest member on the ever-expanding list of Alastair Cook’s opening partners. Post Andrew Strauss, Cook has ba...
The most infamous no ball in cricket's history, at Lord's in 2011.

The confusing case of Mohammad Amir

So, Mohammad Amir is back playing professional cricket. Just as swiftly as that, he’s back playing international cricket – the sheepish looking wunderkid who hooped it round English corners in ...
England have unearthed a few gems of late, not least Ben Stokes (L) and Joe Root, but other pieces haven't quite fallen into place. Yet

England seek elusive consistency

It is the stated ambition of Andrew Strauss, England’s director of cricket, that the team should attain the number one ranking in all three disciplines; Tests, ODIs and T20s. The first riotous steps ...
This series promises to be a battle of the bowlers

England in South Africa 2015/16 preview

This is the final assessment in England’s marathon, 17-Test 12 months. Such is the lopsided importance placed upon beating Australia that it will, largely, be looked back on as a success, even if tha...