SEPTEMBER 23, 2014

The strange affair of the Indian gentleman

David Wardale: He came a long way to turn out for, and have a few beers with, the most wildly non-competitive cricket team in 'the Blighty'
Will you travel 5000 miles just to play a game in this setting? © Getty Images
SEPTEMBER 22, 2014

Notes on greatness

Amber Sinha: What makes a sportsman great and another merely very good is often a matter of the narratives built around them
SEPTEMBER 15, 2014

Don't get greedy Sri Lanka

Damith Samarakoon: A lesson for Sri Lankan Cricket from Breaking Bad - if it ain't broke, don't obsess over fixing it
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014

Cricket brings out raw emotions

Akshay Loomba: The majority of the crowd that booed Moeen Ali at Edgbaston did not have race or religion in their mind. But a smaller section did, and that should not be condoned
SEPTEMBER 08, 2014

Cricket - then, now, forever

Rudolph Lambert Fernandez: A lot has changed, some of it stays the same. Corporate, or classic - cricket continues to seduce
SEPTEMBER 01, 2014

Anderson or Trueman?

Bill Ricquier: Who is England's best bowler? The debate rages on
AUGUST 27, 2014

For the love of the game

Rasitha Herath: Stories of Arjuna, of Sanath, and of a third-world country recovering from war and trying to set its house in order
AUGUST 20, 2014

Me, my Bapi and Bangladesh cricket

Zeeshan Mahmud: A son recalls the highs that Bangladesh cricket gave him and his father
AUGUST 13, 2014

Caribbean cricket tipping overboard

Jamoz Senior: Players, selectors, captains and coaches aren't to blame for the systematic decline of West Indies cricket. The WICB is responsible
AUGUST 01, 2014

Is cricket losing to football?

Manish Dubey: Football was once considered the Commoner's game, cricket the Elite's. That has started to change, at least in the urban Indian city of Gurgaon
JULY 28, 2014

Inzy, you beauty

Ali Umair Chaudhry: Posterity hasn't been kind to this master of Pakistani batsmanship, a jolly green giant capable of remarkable shamanism with willow in hand
JULY 23, 2014

Eleven suggestions to enhance Test cricket

Rustom Deboo: Better marketing, a more uniform calendar, killing the two-Test series and more
JULY 16, 2014

Ten horror starts

Zeeshan Mahmud: 0 for 4. 7 for 6. Fightback from 0 for 3 - they are all in this list of ten horrible batting starts
JULY 07, 2014

A lying father

Manish Dubey: Indian fathers can watch all the matches they want to only if their sons grow up liking cricket as much as they do
JULY 01, 2014

Low ebb? What low ebb?

Paul J Kemp: If you take the raw emotion of being a supporter out of it, this England side is still hungry, still determined, and still not far from being a very good cricket team
JUNE 23, 2014

It's the build-up, silly

Vijay Subramanya: The entire cricket-watching public will have their eyes peeled when MCC takes on Rest of the World on July 5. It isn't difficult to see why
JUNE 17, 2014

Stop walking

Jack Mendel: Let the umpires do their job. Walking - even when done with the best of intentions - undermines them
JUNE 07, 2014

A batting index for limited-overs cricket

Sourav Kumar: How does one measure the impact of a batsman in T20 cricket? Multiplying the batting average with the strike-rate could be the way to go
JUNE 07, 2014

The challenge of building loyalty

Rahul Oak: The IPL's future could well rest upon the ability of the league to build fan loyalty; Flippant team revamps and seasons without home games won't help
JUNE 05, 2014

Where are the spinners?

Kaushik Bhattacharya : It's ironic that the emergence of the shortest format has put a question mark on their future in the five-day format, while they are thriving in T20s