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Cricket World Cup confirms dominanc...

We are just over halfway through the 2019 Cricket World Cup and if results go the way most bookies w...

South Africa shoot themselves in the foot

South Africa suffered their first ever home Test series defeat to Sri Lanka this week. It was their first home series defeat ...

We’re not particularly used to seeing specialist wicket keepers in international cricket these days. In the careful calculati... Move over Bairstow and Buttler – England find their be...

Dravid defies Sri Lanka

The first Test match action since August 22nd kicked off in Ahmedabad between two of the finest exponents of this genre of cricket this morning. India won the toss and elected to bat, attempting to b...

Records tumble in Karachi

Pakistan must wish after 2 days that they had not bothered playing test cricket again. The length of their absence from the longer form of the game (over a year) has had a not altogether unexpected i...

Jayawardene to step down as captain of Sri Lanka

Mahela Jayawardene has announced his resignation as captain of Sri Lanka after his team’s defeat in their Twenty20 international against India came hard on the heels of their humbling by the same tea...

50 over international round up

The past week or two has seen the beleaguered 50 over form of the game return to the limelight. With the advent of Twenty20 there are many who do not see a future for this form of the game. It posses...

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. ...