MARCH 14, 2015

The first batting World Cup

A look at how the scoring rates have seen a significant increase in this World Cup
Batsmen have clearly dominated this World Cup with the new field restrictions encouraging them to try some unorthodox ways to score © Associated Press
FEBRUARY 28, 2015

A potpourri of World Cup numbers - I

Tidbits from the 2015 World Cup
FEBRUARY 13, 2015

History and form back Australia; NZ and SA not far behind

A look at how teams have done in previous World Cups - their records and their win margins. Also their recent form
JANUARY 24, 2015

A different ball, a different result

A look at the closest matches in Test history, and a Bradman surprise
JANUARY 10, 2015

A baker's dozen of 2014 vignettes and stars

The best of 2014, and yet another Bradman surprise
DECEMBER 13, 2014

More numbers, from readers

Another dose of random numbers - this time from readers. Also: a tribute to Phillip Hughes, and the now-customary Bradman surprise.
NOVEMBER 29, 2014

Player Ball Difference: An interesting new concept

A look at the fastest and the slowest innings in cricket using a new concept - Ball Difference. And, yet another Bradman surprise
NOVEMBER 17, 2014

An irreverent look at cricket numbers

A 100 random numbers that tell stories - loads of fun in store. Plus, another Bradman surprise
OCTOBER 11, 2014

ODI overs analysis using ball-by-ball data: Part 1

An analysis using ball-by-ball data to identify scoring and wicket-taking patterns through the 50-over innings in ODIs
SEPTEMBER 13, 2014

Dynamic Test team performance analysis

An analysis using a comprehensive methodology that identifies the best teams and their dominant periods in Test history
AUGUST 20, 2014

Performance and result analysis of Test teams

A look at Test teams across the years, measuring the peaks of each team, and the highest peak across teams
AUGUST 09, 2014

Peer analysis of Test teams: Part 1

A look at the best and the worst Test teams of different eras
JUNE 14, 2014

Consistency of Test batsmen - Part 1

Which batsmen have been the most consistent in Test cricket?
APRIL 26, 2014

Chalk and cheese in the same ODI innings

Instances of huge contrasts between batting strike rates or bowling economy rates within the same ODI innings
APRIL 12, 2014

Team performance analysis in T20 internationals

Who defends well and who chases a target better?
MARCH 15, 2014

Test top-score analysis: Bradman and Lara dominate

An analysis that identifies the most dominant innings by batsmen in Tests, in the context of contributions by other batsmen to the team score
MARCH 08, 2014

Forgotten Test innings: Readers' XV

A look at readers' choice of 15 forgotten but impactful innings in Tests
FEBRUARY 08, 2014

Test series analysis - beyond the scorecard

An in-depth look at the most comprehensive series wins in Test history
JANUARY 25, 2014

A chink in the armour

An analytical study of the most frequent modes of dismissals for leading Test batsmen
JANUARY 18, 2014

Ashes 2013-14 and India in SA: head-to-head analysis

An analysis of the head-to-head confrontations in the Ashes and India in South Africa series