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Dec 27, 2013: Dravid, Tendulkar and Co set the template, and their successors seem to have been emboldened by their example
Dec 2, 2013: The likes of Dhawan, Kohli and Pujara are a study in contrasts and similarities to the men they hope to replace in India's Test line-up
Nov 7, 2013: There has been enough talk about looking kindly on tampering, but what if it was done off the field?
Oct 29, 2013: Your early cricketing experience hugely influences your ability to consistently pitch it in the blockhole as an adult
Oct 10, 2013: Is there a cricket fan alive who hasn't paid tribute to his heroes without bat or ball in hand?
Sep 19, 2013: From a thrill-a-minute swashbuckler to a captain whose trademark is his calm, Dhoni has come a long way
Sep 6, 2013: Fans at a military airfield, meeting Garry Sobers, Gandhian pronounements, and other memories from an exotic tournament
Aug 20, 2013: Learning the virtues of pitching it on a good length is easy when you end up breaking light fixtures every time you don't
Aug 7, 2013: Why do we insist on castigating cricketers - particularly batsmen - as careless, lazy or lacking strength of character?
Jul 17, 2013: James Anderson mesmerises with skill, Graeme Swann outwits with subtle variations. Not unlike another combination from a few years ago
Jul 3, 2013: His consistently assured batting versus the short ball at the top of the innings made for pleasant viewing in the Champions Trophy
Jun 17, 2013: Cricket commentary never felt better than it did on radio - particularly short wave
Jun 2, 2013: Seeing him run in to bowl makes you sit bolt upright in your chair and watch the game
May 19, 2013: There's no one better to sing the praises of the abdomen guard than someone who grew up playing without one, or wearing one with an infernal buckle
Sep 1, 2012: When you watched him bat, there was a sense that you were witnessing the creation of something beautiful yet not inaccessible
Jan 14, 2012: What was it about them that made them the team to follow for an Indian boy growing up 30-odd years ago?
Apr 17, 2006: Why am I writing this
Apr 13, 2006: This is what makes cricket so addictive
Jan 22, 2006: They say sport is a great teacher
Jan 1, 2006: Aqib Javed in the exquisitely written Rahul Bhattacharya book, Pundits from Pakistan, talks at length about the effects of taped ball games on cricket in Pakistan
A look back at five high-profile exhibition matches
Bide your time, put your body behind each delivery, and play with the batsman's mind