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Brendon McCullum with his family at his final international presentation ceremony

New Zealand cricket

The McCullum hand in New Zealand's renaissance

Brendon McCullum's methods may have been unorthodox, but they helped bring about a refreshing brand of cricket that made New Zealand the neutral's favourite

Aleem Dar was presented with a memento of his 100th Test

Pakistan cricket

The making of Aleem Dar

One man's journey from average cricketer to outstanding umpire

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Angelo Mathews has a laugh during a practice session

Sri Lankan cricket

The Angelo Mathews story

Angelo Mathews on his mother's influence on his career, being nicknamed Superman, and more

Yorkshire coach Jason Gillespie

English cricket

The two sides of Jason Gillespie

Talking to Greg Baum, of the Age, the former Australia fast bowler opens up about coaching English county champions Yorkshire

New Zealand cricket

The Christchurch revival

Future Christchurch chart the cricket culture in the city in a video, featuring interviews with local boys Richard Hadlee, John Wright, Stephen Fleming and Lee Germon among others

New Zealand cricket

The making of Trent Boult

New Zealand fast bowler Trent Boult speaks to Andrew Alderson in the Herald on Sunday, on how his bowling has developed, his ODI career, his fitness, and his Cadets club

English cricket

The KP files

In an explosive interview with the Daily Telegraph on the eve of the release of his autobiography, Kevin Pietersen lashes out

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English cricket

Root, Ballance and the Idle days

In an extensive interview with BBC Sport, Joe Root and Gary Ballance reminisce about their early years with Yorkshire and the time they spent as house-mates in a village called, perhaps aptly, Idle