Kartikeya Date

A cricketing view

Muttiah Muralitharan gets a standing ovation from the Indian team as he goes to collect his medal

How to make a 14-team World Cup fairer

Replace knockouts with Qualifiers and Eliminators and change the points system to one that takes into account the margin of victory

Waqar Younis and Sourav Ganguly shake hands

India v Pakistan across the eras

The two sides' records against each other have had very little to do with their form against the other top teams

Brad Haddin ducks a Mohammed Shami bouncer

In defence of the bouncer

The delivery is essential to the game, but we need to guard against its abuse