ICC World T20 predictions – Round 2

After a reasonably straight forward first round of predicting, things are due to get a little tougher as some of the big boys go head to head in the second round. The run away leader of our pool, Cri...

ICC World T20 2012 preview and prediction

Welcome to the fourth edition of the Twenty20 World Cup, hosted for the first time in the subcontinent, in Sri Lanka. India, Pakistan and England are the previous winners of the competition, but who ...

The Cricket Blog’s World T20 prediction pool

Just in time for the kick off in Hambantota of the 2012 ICC World T20, we’ve set up a prediction pool so that we can pit our wits/luck against one another! To get involved, simply visit http://www.su...

WIN! A copy of Third Man in Havana by Tom Rodwell

To celebrate the launch of Tom Rodwell’s new book, Third Man in Havana, Finding the Heart of Cricket in the World’s Most Unlikely Places, The Cricket Blog has teamed up with Icon Books to give away f...

The Cricket Blog’s 2011 Team of the Year

2012 has already got off to a blistering start with heaps of runs in South Africa and Australia. Before we come to that, however, we’re going to take a quick look back at 2011 and its star performers...

A look back at 2011

With the year drawing to a close, we’ve decided to take a look back at it and pick out our moments and performers of the past 365 days. It’s largely based on Test cricket, but that’s the best format,...

ICC needs to rethink DRS, not banish it

The will we, won’t we saga surrounding the use of technology on the cricket field has been resolved by the International Cricket Council; the Decision Review System will no longer be mandatory, inste...