Oct 12, 2007: Hambledon's name conjures up an image of rustic locals playing the game in front of the Bat and Ball pub. The reality is quite different
Nov 17, 2004: David Underdown dispenses with the rose-tinted spectacles often associated with the game in the 18th century and tours the grounds of southern England courtesy of the diaries of John Baker, a regular spectator at Hambledon's matches in the 1700s...
How Ross Taylor reconciled with New Zealand cricket and made the highest score by a visiting batsman in Australia
Plus: most runs in a Test by a New Zealander, and c&b by the same bowler twice in a Test
Stats highlights from the second day's play in Nagpur, where South Africa collapsed to their lowest total since their return to Test cricket
It refuses to let India play Pakistan there, but hasn't been forthcoming with reasons why
In the last four years, there has been a dramatic increase in the number of draws and big runs down under
India faced strong resistance from Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis on the third day, but R Ashwin, aided by a treacherous pitch, proved too relentless for them