S Rajesh

Brendon McCullum and Tim Southee check the condition of the ball

New Zealand's second-innings problems

The Lord's result further reinforces the notion that New Zealand - especially their bowlers - struggle to finish teams off in the second innings of Tests

Alastair Cook takes the applause for a battling century

England v New Zealand, 1st Investec Test, Lord's, 4th day

A Lord's record and Cook's marathon

Stats highlights from a magnificent day of batting by England at Lord's

Dwayne Bravo celebrates a wicket with his trademark dance move

MI v CSK, IPL final 2015, Kolkata

The best sloggers take on the best bowlers

Chennai Super Kings have been the most economical bowling team of IPL 2015, but they are up against the best batting side in the last five overs

Dinesh Karthik celebrates Sanju Samson's dismissal

The bat-first advantage in IPL 2015

Teams batting first have a 31-23 win-loss record in IPL 2015; last year, they won only 22 games and lost 37

Tim Southee and Trent Boult took eight wickets between them

New Zealand in England 2015

Battle of the new-ball attacks

Stats preview for the Test series between England and New Zealand

Gautam Gambhir walks back after being dismissed for 1

IPL 2015

Four teams, nine combinations

ESPNcricinfo takes a look at the possible top-four teams in IPL 2015

Ravi Bopara is congratulated on striking after the rain break


The D/L method has undergone another modification and has a new name as well, but there remain areas where its results are iffy