Nagraj Gollapudi

Nagraj Gollapudi is an assistant editor at ESPNcricinfo

Johan Botha exults after dismissing M Vijay

IPL news

KKR bring in Botha, Mahmood as replacements

Kolkata Knight Riders, the defending champions, have recruited Azhar Mahmood and Johan Botha as replacements for the injured pair of James Neesham and Chris Lynn for this IPL season

JP Duminy goes over the top

IPL 2015

Duminy named Delhi Daredevils captain

JP Duminy has been appointed the captain of Delhi Daredevils ahead of the 2015 season. Daredevils were led by Kevin Pietersen last year, but the franchise released him as part of an overhaul which saw them offload 13 players from their 2014 squad

West Indies news

Garner looms in WICB presidential race

Dave Cameron is favourite to win a second term at the head of the WICB but Joel Garner's presence should make the election a close contest

Chris Gayle hit himself out of trouble

West Indies news

Gayle admits possibility of Test retirement

West Indies opener Chris Gayle has raised the possibility of retiring from Test cricket if his fragile back cannot cope with the increasing workload in a crammed cricket calendar

Members of the England team before departing for Australia and New Zealand in 1954

Feature

26 all out

Sixty years ago, England arrived in New Zealand, ascendant. The hosts were weak but nobody realised just how low they would descend

Feature

Royal pastings

Five bowlers recall being at the receiving end of Viv Richards' brutal bat

Graeme Pollock pads up for a nets session

Match That Changed My Life

Massive in Adelaide

Graeme Pollock took part in one of the great partnerships in 1964. Then, he went on to become one of the game's greats

IPL 2015 news

KC Cariappa: KKR's new unknown spinner

From a maiden stint in the Karnataka Premier League to being purchased for an astonishing amount in the IPL 2015 auction, KC Cariappa has had a few interesting months

S Badrinath drives during his century

Ranji Trophy 2014-15

Mhambrey's miracle men

An injection of self-belief, led by coach Paras Mhambrey and three hungry professionals, has launched Vidarbha into the the Ranji Trophy knockouts for only the second time in their history