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Discussing England’s Test tea...

Following England’s defeat in Antigua, the series against the West Indies has been lost and England ...

The Trevor Bayliss contradiction – ODI glory, Test misery

There are fewer than 120 days until the Cricket World Cup. The last time the event took place, England were not up to the pac...

Countdown to the Ashes: fixtures and tickets

Although the participants have rather more pressing goals at the moment, namely winning a one-day series against New Zealand or trying to bounce back from humiliation in the West Indies, for supporte...

England humiliated in Jamaica

The ghost of Caribbean tours past visited England with a vengeance in Jamaica as they crashed to a defeat every bit as humiliating, if not more so, than any they suffered in the dark days of the 1980...

Big fuss about nothing over the ICC all-time rankings

Cricket’s penchant for ridiculous rows has emerged again in the past week after a spectacular loss of perspective by mainly Indian followers and ex-players. Now I know you are not supposed to critici...

Australia gain consolation win despite Smith heroics

Although it has got rather lost in the noise surrounding England’s complete and utter implosion, Australia saved some face by defeating South Africa in the third and final test. They won fairly comfo...

Time for Bangladesh test status to be revised

So another sterling performance from Bangladesh. I am all for expanding the game to make it as global as possible but so little progress seems to have been made since their elevation to test status. ...