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James Neesham during a pink-ball fielding session

New Zealand cricket

Neesham fights the dark days

In an interview with New Zealand Herald, Jimmy Neesham shares the life lessons he learnt during his recent injury rehabilitation

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A couple of fans make their stance on DRS clear to the BCCI

Decision Review System

A broadcaster's view on DRS

Senior broadcast professional Hemant Buch writes about the issues with the Decision Review System, but feels it is good for the game as long as it is supported by better protocols

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Fast bowling

Why are pacers' backs under constant threat?

In his piece for The Guardian, Greg Chappell weighs in on what makes fast bowlers susceptible to back injuries, and how selectors needed to have a 'bank of fast bowlers of varying ages' equipped to handle the workload

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Steve Smith gives Major League Baseball player Paul Goldschmidt batting tips

Million Dollar Batter?

Josh Burrows talks to the men who are looking for the next link between baseball and cricket: the slugger who becomes a T20 star

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A rainbow over the Spitfire Ground at Canterbury

England cricket

Lewisham cricket, profit and loss

The Guardian's Barney Ronay laments the decision-making process that could spell the end of cricket in the London borough of Lewisham

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Ireland cricket

A cricketing balm for blood-stained memories

Vishal Chopra, who saw his mother being killed in Ireland as a five year old, will now watch his 15-year-old son, Varun, represent the nation in the under-19 World Cup in Bangladesh next year

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Frank Tyson looks on during a bowling camp

Frank Tyson 1930-2015

The elemental force that was Tyson

Mike Selvey, in the Guardian, pays tribute to former England fast bowler Frank Tryson and mulls on how a bowler's speed in cricket is something of an ideal rather than a statement of fact

A cricket bat and ball factory in Sialkot

Cricket history

Remembering the wide-bat controversy

Writing in the Guardian, Mike Selvey marks the 234th anniversary of the wide-bat controversy, which led to the laws of cricket limiting the width of the bat

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The sun sets over the WACA

Australian cricket

In memory of the WACA

Writing in the Guardian, Mike Selvey, who has played at the WACA, recalls the romance of the ground and hopes it can still be maintained despite the move