Tendulkar and Sehwag pip Swann to ICC top gong

Sachin Tendulkar, the living legend of Indian cricket, was awarded the top prize at yesterday’s ICC awards ceremony in Bangalore by being crowned Cricketer of the Year. His international team mate Vi...

India is the world’s number 1 – for how long?

The ICC Test Ranking is a complicated tool based on results, player performances and the strength of the opposition. If you’re struggling to sleep head over to their website for a full shake-down on ...

Test championship – the way forward?

The International Cricket Council appears to be leading cricket towards a four-year Test championship that will see one country crowned the ultimate Test playing nation. The Future Tours Programme, t...

Kevin Pietersen to head home before the Ashes

When his short stint at County Championship Division Two outfit Surrey comes to an end, England batsman Kevin Pietersen will head to South Africa for an even shorter stint with KwaZulu-Natal. He will...

Fair weather formula

The Duckworth-Lewis method has been in operation since 1996 but still comes in for criticism and calls for alteration. Paul Collingwood famously voiced his disapproval of the formula when applied to ...