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World T20: what next for West Indie...

As Carlos Brathwaite sent his fourth consecutive six sailing high into the Kolkata night sky on Sund...

2016 World T20 Qualifiers: The associate predicament
Down and out: Peter Borren saw his Netherlands side crash out of the World T20 having played only one game - the associates are being gravely mistreated by the ICC

We are well into the qualifying stages of the 2016 World T20 and after two rounds of matches, including the washed out matche...

The West Indies players celebrated their World T20 success with vigour - a success crafted with no support from their own board

World T20: what next for West Indies and the WICB?

As Carlos Brathwaite sent his fourth consecutive six sailing high into the Kolkata night sky on Sunday, the West Indian team were halfway across the outfield in a pique of ecstasy before the ball had...
Down and out: Peter Borren saw his Netherlands side crash out of the World T20 having played only one game - the associates are being gravely mistreated by the ICC

2016 World T20 Qualifiers: The associate predicament

We are well into the qualifying stages of the 2016 World T20 and after two rounds of matches, including the washed out matches in Dharamsala, three teams have been knocked out of the competition. The...
Sir Everton Weekes, right, strolls out to bat with Sir Frank Worrell.

Looking back: Everton Weekes and Don Bradman in 1948

Dave Warner, in Perth, notched three consecutive Test centuries in three consecutive innings for the second time in his career. He further inked his name onto a list that includes the great and good ...
Television now sits at the heart of cricket, bringing previously unattainable insight and closeness to the game

Technology, broadcasting and cricket

The role of broadcasters in cricket has never been more pivotal. The debate surrounding them and their product offering has gone beyond audience engagement and now nags at the morality and the spirit...
Crowds love to see big hitting, but how long before a spectator gets seriously injured by a ball flying into the crowd?

The safety of cricket

A spate of horrendous injuries suffered on the field of play of late has called into question the adequacy of the safety of cricket. Philip Hughes’s tragic death, struck on the neck by a bouncer, has...
Eyes on the prize - the IPL trophy

IPL 2015 ones to watch, preview and predicition

From the big hitting of the World Cup, now to the big hitting of the Indian Premier League, which is back in 2015 for its eighth season. Where this once felt like a jumpy upstart of a competition, it...