Cricket News Hurl

NOVEMBER 04, 2013

Welcome back, Jesse

Billions of one-day runs and administrative goof-ups getting you down? Big J comes to warm the cockles of your heart
"So Atlas Shrugged is about a treasure map?" © Getty Images
OCTOBER 27, 2013


This week we look at trouser-related crimes, administrator spats, and everything that's dominated by Indians
OCTOBER 13, 2013

Sachin special supplement

Where you only get the biggest news of the era
OCTOBER 06, 2013

The ICC fails to beat Afghanistan

Mean cricket administrators make the best soap operas, don't they?
SEPTEMBER 29, 2013

Cricket fixes Twitter problems

Cricket administrators turn into suited crusaders, and Mike Hussey and Andrew Strauss reveal some drama
SEPTEMBER 22, 2013

Croc, pus, ambassador

No really, there is some cricket news in there too
SEPTEMBER 15, 2013

It's Misbah's fault

Bopara can't get the time of day right on a quiz show, the BCCI hates Lorgat, Clint McKay has taken a hat-trick - one man is to blame for it all
MAY 18, 2013

Fixing old farts

Bookies text, Warner rages, Pathan kicks, a political party moralises, Zimbabwe's coach pushes, and Glenn Maxwell remains awesome
MAY 04, 2013

A matter of good hair

Luscious locks have been sported by many great fast bowlers, but do you need them to be a talented quick?
APRIL 27, 2013

Cricket, LA Times style

Gayle is immortalised by Americans, a birthday is celebrated, a pitch is attacked, and MS Dhoni is unnecessarily compared to Michael Jordan in this week's News Hurl
APRIL 20, 2013

Dickie's XI, and Sachin's exit

This week's News Hurl features reactions to the English umpire's XI, Gloucestershire district Lady Taverners' indoor Under-15 girls tournament, and Shane Watson's public statements
APRIL 06, 2013

Badgers stop play, Pitbull starts it

This week's News Hurl features good news for Jesse Ryder, Jasprit Bumrah and the president of the Sri Lankan Ports Authority Cricket Club, bad news for James Pattinson and Rickmansworth Cricket Club, and the lyrics of an IPL showman
MARCH 02, 2013

A World Cricket Committee review

Jarrod Kimber reviews the latest findings from MCC's World Cricket Committee
FEBRUARY 23, 2013

Batman smashes batsman

Caleb Martin knows his cricket. Why else would the NZC ask him to toss the coin in the second ODI between New Zealand and England?
FEBRUARY 16, 2013

The Jim ban

Jesse Ryder is back. This week he hit the winning runs for the blackcaps (BLACKCAPS) in a backyard cricket game for some TV show I have unsurprisingly never heard of
FEBRUARY 09, 2013

Swollen fatherhood

The IPL tried to put a price tag on the priceless this week. Only $260,000 for Jesse Ryder? His wrists are worth more than that on their own
FEBRUARY 02, 2013

Meeting cricket's power couple

There was probably a time last weekend when you started crying uncontrollably; you didn't know why, it just hit you
JANUARY 26, 2013

Magic Rain Stops Play

Sure it was only a pointless three-match ODI series against a team missing Philander, Amla, De Villiers and Steyn
JANUARY 18, 2013

Bailey's Burgers Are Better

This week Jesse Ryder made the news not just for his mega-wicked 46 from 17 balls and two wickets that put Wellington into the final of some tournament, but because he may be back
JANUARY 12, 2013

Margaret the match fixer

Jesse Ryder took 9 wickets for 30 runs in a stunning spell of bowling in a dream I had this week. He was swinging it both ways like a bowler in Allan Border's Cricket