Jul 8, 2006: Martin Williamson on the time Denis Compton was promised Rs 50 a run in the final of the Ranji Trophy ... and went on to score 249. But when it came to payment ...
Mushtaq Ali 1914-2005
Jun 18, 2005: Syed Mushtaq Ali has died at 90. Tributes flowed in as the news of his death spread
India's first overseas centurion
Jun 18, 2005: Syed Mushtaq Ali, one of Indian's early cavaliers and the first Indian batsman to score a Test century away from home, has died in his sleep early this morning
Dec 18, 2004: Tributes flowed in for Vijay Hazare
Mar 13, 2000: In his playing days, he was a dare devil who bewildered bowlers and entertained spectators by jumping out even to pace bowlers or by hitting the fastest deliveries from outside the off stump to the mid wicket boundary
Dec 17, 1999: Syed Mushtaq Ali, that exhilarating Indore opener of the 30's and 40's, and one half of India's most legendary opening pair turns 85 today
The current Ranji season is proving to be a breakout one for Delhi's Rishabh Pant, who is aiming to make it big for his mentor, Tarak Sinha
England and India have a long history of animosity, and this series is proving as feisty as many that have preceded it
Barbados is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its independence. Is this selection of Bajan players from over the years better than most Test teams?
Also: the longest winning streaks in ODIs, New Zealand's overseas players, and the highest partnership by Nos. 10 and 11