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Feb 11, 2014: It might be time to go back to more traditional methods of preparation: long periods of batting and bowling in place of hours spent in the gym, in ice baths, and on the massage table
Feb 2, 2014: If it ultimately comes down to the athlete's skill, then maybe it's time to dispense with the big crews that accompany teams these days
Jan 23, 2014: If they had to play to be paid, would they allow their handlers to rest them so often?
Jan 15, 2014: Is there any thrill in watching one of the world's fastest bowlers bowl illegal deliveries aimed at the body of an annoying talk-show host with zero batting skills?
Jan 6, 2014: It often seems that only pitches that assist fast bowlers through the game are considered up to standard
Jan 1, 2014: World records are being broken but it points to a deficit in skills at the international level
Dec 26, 2013: Plenty of players bid farewell to the game in 2013 - an unusual number of great ones among them
Dec 15, 2013: Quiet, unassuming, polite and humble, Hashim Amla remains a terrific role model
Dec 10, 2013: The tourists have no excuses for their poor showing. They have simply not been good enough against quality bowling on lively pitches
Dec 3, 2013: Players insist that what's said on the field doesn't affect them, but then why do it at all? And why go up in arms when someone seemingly crosses the line?
Nov 28, 2013: Michael Clarke has gained praise in some quarters for showing mongrel by sledging. What sort of message does that send?
Nov 22, 2013: A Brisbane newspaper's campaign to vilify Stuart Broad has backfired spectacularly, and deservedly, as it wrongly portrays Australian fans as churlish and immature
Nov 19, 2013: Is his image a carefully constructed bubble that will one day be pricked? Everyone I have asked emphatically disagrees
Nov 13, 2013: A certain famous legspinner has shown he does not quite get leadership - in contrast to the two captains in the upcoming Ashes series
Nov 2, 2013: Scoring at more than six runs per over no longer comes fraught with huge risk and considerable damage
Oct 28, 2013: Do kids as young as eight need the protection, or do helmets just hamper their batting technique?
Oct 22, 2013: Where are the bowlers who consistently land balls in the blockhole at decent pace?
Oct 12, 2013: Aka the cricket stroke that can move medical professionals to poetry
Oct 6, 2013: Is it worth forking out the equivalent of a month's mortgage for your ten-year-old to play for a representative team?
Sep 24, 2013: Both sides are similarly matched in batting and bowling, so it may come down to who can stand up on the field longer
The cricket world reacts to the passing away of Phillip Hughes
It is impossible to imagine how Sean Abbott must feel after sending down that bouncer to Phillip Hughes. While the cricket world hopes for Hughes' recovery, it should also ensure Abbott is supported
The sickening blow that struck Phillip Hughes is a reminder of the ever-present dangers associated with facing fast bowlers, even while wearing a helmet
Going out to play cricket today would have been near enough to impossible. Even doing so next week in the nets and at the Gabba for the first Test will be difficult
Why the Indian opener would be well advised to shelve the hook and pull in Australia