Andy Zaltzman

Stand-up comedian and a writer

Jess Jonassen came out with positive intent

Let's talk about Canterbury

Why those who say the somnolent pace of (some of) the recent Test proves women's cricket is not worth watching are wrong

Mark Taylor is dismissed by Darren Gough

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The power of two. (Or not)

Why does the position seemingly inspire a relative lack of performance in many - and the opposite in a few?

Graham Dilley hits out on his way to 56

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No. 9 dream

Why batting at No. 9 offers some of the greatest potential for heroism

A glum Alastair Cook ponders a 218-run defeat

Don't go, New Zealand

Come back and play a one-off Test-ODI-T20 simultaneous hybrid megamatch

The manual scoreboard shows the top half of the South African line-up

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Take five

A new series on the great batting positions of Test cricket, beginning with the midriff of the XI

Ben Stokes attacked from the outset

Spot the spurious stat

Find the one fact in this list that isn't unimpeachably true