Jonathan Wilson

Bob Willis without the laughs

Pakistani shopkeepers watch the live broadcast of the India-Pakistan World Cup match at a market in Rawalpindi

Where were you when...

As Stuart Broad ripped through Australia, one writer found himself in an electronics store, surrounded by TVs, none showing the cricket

Alexei Kervezee might be wishing he had played straight

Long hop or peach?

A ball can be both; it all depends on how you look at it

The cordon reacts after Shikhar Dhawan's drop

Three drops. Should I worry?

Does confidence play a role in catching? Even if the statisticians say otherwise, it certainly feels like it does

Andrew Strauss leaps to pull off a stunning catch to dismiss Adam Gilchrist

A trip down 2005 lane

There is nothing in sport quite as good as the realisation that the success you've almost written off as impossible is actually happening

Lendl Simmons launches the ball over the off side

Any bats for sale in Malabo?

You've got to practise your cricket, but it's not worth the risk of taking your own bat through customs in a non-cricket playing country

Alec Stewart takes a catch

What we often miss in World Cups

It's impossible as adults to watch sport as we did in childhood, when we remembered only the great moments and filtered out the drabness in between

England celebrate their emphatic win at the MCG that ensured England retain the Ashes

The charm of the Boxing Day Test

This annual fixture is special not just for the cricket, but also because it satisfies one of the tenets of Christmas - bringing people together