Cricket World Cup

Who will make England’s World Cup squad?

England announces a 15 man strong party for the World Cup tomorrow. The tournament, to be hosted across the sub-continent, will offer England the chance to add the ICC’s flagship trophy to the ...

The Cricket Blog’s 2010 Team of the Year

2010 has been a good, bad and ugly year for cricket. There have been individual performances of the highest order, woeful team efforts and a betting scandal that rocked the sport to its core. With al...

Arthritis Research UK – taking the pain out of sport

The vast majority of us have suffered injury as a result of playing sport. Even more ‘mundane’ sports such as snooker and darts carry a risk of injury, although not quite in the same way as being spe...

King Kevin returns to dominate Australia

Kevin Pietersen hasn’t had the best of times in the past couple of years. His last century came some 21 months back on England’s tour of the Caribbean having lost the captaincy of the sid...

Australia Vs England; Ashes first Test player ratings

It was the good the bad and the ugly. Andrew Strauss won the toss and opted to bat, Australia rolled England over on Day One and proceeded to pile on the agony with magnificent innings from Mike Huss...

The Cricket Blog speaks to Mark Webber

Following on from the disappointment of missing out on the Formula 1 World Championship this season to Red Bull Racing team mate Sebastian Vettel, is Mark Webber in line for more disappointment this ...

A landmark day with the bat

Tuesday 16th November was a great day for international batsmen. There was a century, a double-century and triple-century as the bowling was, by and large, put to the sward. There was one six wicket ...