Ian Chappell

Cricket commentator for Channel 9, and a columnist

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The Adelaide Oval witnessed another fascinating session under lights

Day-night Test cricket makes sense

If players can adapt quickly to the pink ball, it will ensure more competitive cricket, which will guarantee bigger crowds

Richie Benaud is inducted into the Australian Cricket Hall of Fame by Ian Chappell

Cricket writers who inspired me

The likes of Wooldridge, Benaud, Cozier and Gray were fine company and great to read and listen to

Virat Kohli leads his players out in his first Test as captain

Why captains should be mentored early

Former captains would do well to offer advice to young leaders of age-group teams to prepare them for bigger challenges at the highest level

Denesh Ramdin walks back after being dismissed for 59

Give first-class cricket its due

For struggling Test teams to get better, they need to strengthen their domestic cricket and ensure their best players aren't lost to T20

James Faulkner bowls the back-of-the-hand slower ball

Deviation a bowler's best weapon

With so little margin for error, especially in T20 cricket, any movement - on the air, off the pitch - is vital in giving the bowler a chance

Virat Kohli celebrates after taking India home

Sharper India back on track

Their crushing defeat to New Zealand was a jolt they needed to refocus, and against Pakistan they played like tournament favourites

A screengrab of a Doug Bracewell delivery that bowled Adam Voges but was ruled a no-ball

Bring back the back-foot no-ball law

Given how front-foot line calls are tougher than they look, this change would allow the umpire more time to focus on decisions after the ball is delivered