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Anil Kumble bowls in his final Test

India cricket

Why Kumble is the right choice for India coach

The great legspinner built a prolific career on tenacity, hard work and professionalism - exactly the qualities an India coach must promote

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

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The nature v nurture debate in cricket

In an article for Aeon magazine, David Papineau explores the idea of nature v nurture in cricket by comparing it with other sports

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UAE cricket

'We got trainers, but I had to train them too!'

In an interview with Wisden India, UAE coach and former Pakistan fast bowler Aaqid Javed shares his early experiences of working with the team

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The need to simplify batting

In his column for the Hindu, Greg Chappell stresses on the need to introduce simplicity in teaching young cricketers the art of batting

West Indies cricket

How will the Pybus Report fare?

Tony Becca in Jamaica Gleaner is impressed with the changes proposed by WICB's Systems Report for 2014 but is wary of the challenges of implementing them on the field

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Japanese cricket

Youtube, Shizuka Miyaji's first coach

Carly Adno in Australia's Telegraph explores the origins of Japan's captain and allrounder Shizuka Miyaji

Indian cricket

Remembering Desh Prem Azad

In a personal tribute to Desh Prem Azad, Pradeep Magazine, in the Hindustan Times, remembers the coach, who was a strict disciplinarian and an inspiring cricketer to his young wards

The Investec Ashes 2013

Lehmann gives Australia freedom, belief

Writing in the Telegraph, Shane Warne believes Darren Lehmann will be more of a mentor and less of a coach for Australia