Northants v Kent, Specsavers Championship, Div Two, Wantage Road, 1st day
May 15, 2016: Joe Denly made his first century of the season but four wickets after tea left the opening day between Northamptonshire and Kent quite even
Essex v Northants, County Championship, Division Two, Chelmsford, 1st day
Apr 24, 2016: Essex's powerful batting line-up made Northants toil at Chelmsford as England captain Alastair Cook continued his productive start to the season
Apr 4, 2016: Monty Panesar has been made part of Northamptonshire's squad for the 2016 season having secured his own funding
Mar 9, 2016: Monty Panesar will take another step towards resuming his professional career on Wednesday when he embarks on Northamptonshire's pre-season tour to Barbados
Mar 9, 2016: Only three months after Northants' chairman claimed the club was in the best financial position it had been in for 20 years, the board has declared losses of almost £450,000 for the financial year
Feb 18, 2016: From Darling's Adelaide whack to Dhoni's Wankhede tee-off - a look back at some legendary cricket sixes
Dec 6, 2015: Monty Panesar could return to Northamptonshire as he looks to revive his career
Dec 3, 2015: Monty Panesar is preparing to speak out about the mental illness that led to his high-profile departures from Sussex and Essex, and says he has not given up hope of an England recall one da
Sep 15, 2015: Not so long ago, Monty Panesar would have looked forward to the announcement of the England Test squad for a tour of the UAE secure in the knowledge that his name would be included
England v Australia, 5th Investec Test, The Oval, 3rd day
Aug 22, 2015: The Ashes are regained, but England have been horribly poor at The Oval not least in their playing of Nathan Lyon which does not bode well for challenges ahead
Aug 14, 2015: Monty Panesar has spoken for the first time about his indefinite break from cricket at the end of April and has admitted that he "fell out of love with cricket".
England v Australia, 1st Investec Test, Cardiff
Jul 7, 2015: Five members of the current Australia squad were present when James Anderson and Monty Panesar defied them six years ago and it was an outcome that set the tone for more than just one series
Jun 10, 2015: At a time when the paucity of spinners in England is such a concern, Monty Panesar should be pushing for an international recall. Instead, a troubled period has led him to take an indefinite break from the game
Essex v Worcestershire, Chelmsford, 2nd day
Sep 24, 2014: Essex may not be able to celebrate promotion at the end of this match but Chelmsford basked in another Jesse Ryder masterclass
Glamorgan v Essex, Swansea, 3rd day
Aug 17, 2014: Monty Panesar completed a match haul of 10 wickets to help Essex to the brink of victory going into the final day of their against Glamorgan at Swansea.
Glamorgan v Essex, Swansea, 2nd day
Aug 16, 2014: Monty Panesar recorded his third five-wicket haul of the season as Essex manoeuvred themselves into a winning position against Glamorgan on the second day at Swansea.
Sri Lanka in England 2014
Jun 17, 2014: As well as England's attack performed on the final day at Lord's, they were screaming out for a specialist spinner especially while they waited for the ball to reverse swing
Jun 1, 2014: Monty Panesar's career has declined since his memorable India tour in 2012 as Essex's decision to omit him against Glamorgan for bad timekeeping further testifies
Worcestershire v Essex, New Road, 2nd day
May 19, 2014: Essex reduced Worcestershire to 105 for 8, a lead of 193, after Saeed Ajmal had taken six wickets to give his side the edge
Essex v Sri Lankans, Tour match, Chelmsford
May 13, 2014: Sri Lanka were given a harsh introduction to the challenge of English conditions as they subsided to a 22-run loss against Essex on the D/L method on a damp night in Chelmsford.
He understands the Indian mentality better and doesn't have to deal with star players on the wane
Visibility is good, so is durability, and while it does swing a fair amount, it ought to spin as well