Nov 25, 2014: The sickening blow that struck Phillip Hughes is a reminder of the ever-present dangers associated with facing fast bowlers, even while wearing a helmet
The Wisden Cricketer - September 2007
Aug 29, 2007: David Frith on Bert Oldfield, a great Australian survivor
Oct 16, 2006: The regular Monday column in which Steven Lynch answers your questions about (almost) any aspect of cricket:
May 2, 2006: One of the enduring images of watching South Africa of late has been the frequency with which Makhaya Ntini has struck batsmen on the head. Here, Cricinfo picks out 11 moments where tempers spilled over off the field&
Sep 9, 2003: 1853 Birth of one of the greatest bowlers of all time
A brief history ...
Aug 11, 2002: Martin Williamson with a brief history of Bodyline
Australia v England, 3rd Test, Adelaide, January 13-19, 1933
Jan 19, 1933: A match report from The Cricketer of the 3rd Test at Adelaide
Cricketer of the Year 1927
1927: WILLIAM ALBERT OLDFIELD, probably the best wicket-keeper in the world at the present day, was born at Sydney on September 9, 1897
Dale Steyn on relationships, his beard, how growing up in the bush shaped him, and what attracted him to fast bowling
Attacking play - particularly bowling - has been the team's hallmark down the decades, but not anymore it would seem
Do fast bowlers need verbal fisticuffs to generate aggression? Does sending a nightwatchman in always make sense? Is surpassing 100mph even possible?
Azhar Ali's early steps in captaincy will be analysed extensively but he needs time to step out of the large shadows of Misbah-ul-Haq and Shahid Afridi
We thought it would be a fun exercise to pick a dream XI from the support staff on duty with the IPL franchises this season. The only rule: everyone on the team should have played international cricket. Here goes ...
For New Zealand's wild child, there is probably no better place than county cricket right now
His current game is extremely premeditated, so as to delay taking risks, and it robs the innings of all natural flow