Rangana Herath bowls for Surrey

Herath's cold summer at Staffs

An unremarkable English league stint in 2009 was hardly an indication of his impending rebirth as an international bowler

A scorer makes note of the proceedings

No, you did trouble the scorer

Think a batsman making a duck means the scorer only has to put a zero down on their sheet? Not quite

Rajan Thambehalli

Cricket Switzerland has embraced pink balls

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Not red, not white

The cricketing landscape has changed in Switzerland with the introduction of pink balls from the 2015 season

British university students play on a beach in Barbados

Once upon a Caribbean cricket holiday

Twenty years ago, 16 British university students discovered the joys of watching and playing cricket in the West Indies

A panorama view of the the Clifton Cricket Club in Napier

Napier shows us World Cup joy

Outside the tournament venues, New Zealand is welcoming fans to enjoy its beauty and its cricket, nowhere more heart-warmingly than at Clifton Cricket Club

New Zealand cricket

The Christchurch revival

Future Christchurch chart the cricket culture in the city in a video, featuring interviews with local boys Richard Hadlee, John Wright, Stephen Fleming and Lee Germon among others