There was plenty of pomp and ceremony before the Ashes series began

Is cricket war?

Not when we last checked. So what's with all the nationalism?

Michael Clarke addresses the media at a press conference

A cure for sledging

In which we propose an innovative alternative to traditional "gamesmanship"

Open session: M Vijay and Shikhar Dhawan have a chat

In praise of the bat-logo police

Cricket may be nowhere near FIFA when it comes to maladministration, but there are some areas where we can hold our heads high