Lawrence Booth

Lawrence Booth writes on cricket for the Daily Mail. His fourth book, What Are The Butchers For? And Other Splendid Cricket Quotations, is published in October 2009 by A&C Black

Final, Birmingham

India v England

Wisden's review of the Final, India vs England

Second T20I

West Indies in England, 2011

Wisden's review of the second T20I between England and West Indies, The Oval, 2011

First T20I

West Indies in England, 2011

Wisden's review of the first T20I between England and West Indies, The Oval, 2011

4th Test

England v India, 2011

Wisden's review of the fourth Test, England v India, 2011

Cricket and Television

The box of tricks

Televised cricket is a rather different beast from the sport first screened by the BBC from Lord's and The Oval in 1938

Allan Lamb

Lambie and I

'Twas a bond that brooked neither stats nor sense

No. 22

Covered pitches

The advent of covered pitches had significant effects on spinners, and served to make wickets all over the world uniform

And the winner is...

A former bludgeoner, two former England keepers, a stocky allrounder, a fingerspinner, and a future KP, in our awards for the season