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SEPTEMBER 02, 2014

Why didn't anyone pick Bruce Martin?

The boys discuss Cook and Swann, Richie Benaud's lounge, and discover that Jonathan Millmow used to be a postman. Plus, the Mystery Man song

SEPTEMBER 01, 2014

Minefield, or incompetent batting?

Combating difficult conditions tests a batsman's skill. Australia were exposed in Harare because their players failed to come to terms with a legitimate turning track

SEPTEMBER 01, 2014

The power of booing

It has value when used against players who have transgressed - particularly if they have somehow offended the spirit of the game

AUGUST 31, 2014

What cricketing memories remain locked in your archive for eternity?

Your first six? A last-ball victory? The legendary and the quiet moments of your favourite players?

AUGUST 30, 2014

Analysing the unexplainable

Stats review of the England-India Test series, including a look at sequences by teams that were as bad as, or worse than, India's five-innings streak of sub-200 scores in the recently concluded Test series

AUGUST 29, 2014

Why wasn't England v India a multi-format points series?

The future of the women's game is tied in to whether all boards agree to adopt this system

AUGUST 28, 2014

What cricket can learn from baseball's review system

In baseball, technology is used to help experts, not to second-guess them

AUGUST 27, 2014

All hail the new, macho Fawad Alam

He had phenomenal numbers before he sprouted luxuriant facial hair, but it seems Pakistanis have started to take him seriously only now

AUGUST 26, 2014

The parts of cricket that language forgot

There are feelings and situations in cricket that all of us are familiar with but can't describe succinctly

AUGUST 25, 2014

The Wilt Chamberlain of cricket

There is one current cricketer who is as dominant and unstoppable as the legendary basketball player was

AUGUST 24, 2014

The joy of seeing a sledger receive his comeuppance

It's deeply satisfying to see a known potty mouth, especially one who has wound up your team, be defeated on the field - though it doesn't always work out that way

AUGUST 23, 2014

The Phillip Hughes debate never ends

He makes buckets of runs but cannot hold his place in the Test side. What needs to work for him going forward?

AUGUST 22, 2014

66 for 6 and all that

How does an Indian fan react to this most evil of numbers?

AUGUST 19, 2014

Younis Khan: unsung and endearing

Despite being part of a dysfunctional set-up, he has managed to get the best out of himself and players partnering him

AUGUST 17, 2014

It's time we had laws to eliminate sledging

Players should realise that their cricket skills speak louder than the abuse they sometimes dish out in the name of legitimate aggression