Andrew Hughes

MARCH 04, 2015

The World Cup of national anthems

Where the champion will be a minnow
Public singing must only be allowed when you forget the lyrics of a song you were humming inaudibly and are forced to sing it out loud as a recalling tactic © ICC
FEBRUARY 28, 2015

How to wind up cricket's purists

Just ask the ECB's new helmsman
FEBRUARY 25, 2015

Don't support your national team

It will only cause your blood pressure to rise
FEBRUARY 21, 2015

Dark days ahead for the World Cup

What else could the umpiring hand signal fiasco indicate?
FEBRUARY 18, 2015

Stop the World Cup, I want to get off

It has been a perfect tournament. Time to quit while everyone's ahead
FEBRUARY 14, 2015

How maths has ruined one-day cricket

Does any normal person understand the D/L method? Why not replace it with a coin toss?
FEBRUARY 11, 2015

Why 50-over cricket is like the banking crisis

It's a bunch of numbers and restrictions, and no one has a clue what's going on
FEBRUARY 07, 2015

The World Cup all-star commentary line-up

Starring a giant fast bowler and a divisive South African Englishman
FEBRUARY 03, 2015

Enough with the ghosts, New Zealand

How low will a country sink to get an advantage at the World Cup?
JANUARY 31, 2015

The best way to promote cricket

Cricketers, please get on social media and voice your ignorant opinions. That will get you noticed by millions
JANUARY 27, 2015

All about KP's new tattoo

And why teams ought not to be allowed to spend on players as they like
JANUARY 24, 2015

The ICC's World Cup behavioural regulations revealed

You could get to throw rotten fruit at abusive players
JANUARY 21, 2015

The tale of Davey Warner and the mythical line

We all know there is a line that must not be crossed, but where is it, who drew it, and did they use a ruler?
JANUARY 17, 2015

An efficient WICB is simply boring

What would we do without their incompetence livening up our existence?
JANUARY 14, 2015

Why tradition is all-important in cricket

Why county cricket, verbal abuse and threats of physical violence are what our game is all about
JANUARY 10, 2015

The tale of Steven and the spider

Arachnophobia is alive and well in our game, and it's all good
JANUARY 07, 2015

The definitive guide on how to retire

Cricketer past his sell-by who's mulling the big decision? You've come to the right place
JANUARY 03, 2015

Are you man enough for these 2014 awards?

Read on if you've drunk 52 beers or more in a sitting
DECEMBER 31, 2014

What to look forward to in 2015

Reviewing the year is for wimps. Instead, here's what's going to be making headlines in the year ahead
DECEMBER 27, 2014

The administrators of 2014

Because we need to appreciate the hard work and kickbacks they accept through the year