It’s possible to feel sorry for Chris Silverwood, a leaf trapped in a tornado. Even when he said there were “positives” to take from England’s…
There are (increasingly debunked) reasons why, when it comes to being regarded as captaincy material, bowlers are put in the shade. It was nice then to…
I don’t want to talk. About bloody Jarvo. Though it’s ennui. He’s in custody. So that does add a bit of a sour coda to things. And you can now at least…
How does a visiting team prepare for what awaited England in Ahmedabad? What practice drills can batsmen do to combat a pitch such as that? Chris…
In defence of Justin Langer's compaint about a player walking out with a toasted sandwich in his pocket, as a rule Test cricketers shouldn't take to the…
Leading sports writer and free trade advocate, Simon Heffer, today said any England player who earns money participating in the IPL "should be shot…
These are not terrific times for Tim Paine. His team has been decimated by a decimated team. His reputation for saving Australian cricket’s soul is in…
Alison Mitchell is usually a model of restraint on commentary, albeit not a model in the sense many of her male counterparts ever follow her Benaud-like…
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