Jul 30, 2018: He needs to throw off the shackles to come into his own as a leader
The Ashes 2017-18
Dec 21, 2017: "It's a bit over the top," Australia's captain said. "We obviously had a plan from the start of the series that we were going to bowl a lot of short stuff to those guys, much like we did back in 2013"
The secrets of ball-tampering
Apr 6, 2017: When it comes to altering the condition of the ball, cricketers see any creativity, within limits, as acceptable
Feb 8, 2017: A closer look at the fates of Alastair Cook's predecessors who played on after stepping down
Oct 26, 2016: Digging the pitch, repetitive body movements, talking to themselves, superstitious behaviour, visualisation - different ways that batsmen deal with the pressure of their profession
Jan 27, 2014: Mike Atherton, the former England captain, talks about the pressures of leadership, the demands of TV and print journalism, and the problems with the ICC's revamp plan
ICC's revamp plans
Jan 27, 2014: Michael Atherton has condemned proposals to put power to run international cricket in the hands of India, England and Australia as the end of an idealistic notion that the game can be run for the benefit of all.
Dec 9, 2013: After Darren Bravo's superb effort in Dunedin, a look at some other famous match-saving innings in Tests
ESPNcricinfo for Cricket Summit
Nov 19, 2013: Mike Atherton, the former England captain, has called on cricket's most powerful nations to do more for the wellbeing of the weaker Test teams
Oct 9, 2013: Andrew Strauss, Angus Fraser and Nasser Hussain have all confirmed they are not in the running to replace Hugh Morris as managing director of England cricket
Jun 23, 2012: Andrew Flintoff's outburst against Michael Atherton only serves to tarnish the way we would like to remember him best.
World Cup 2011
Feb 7, 2011: Lord MacLaurin, the former chairman of the ECB, has laid into the "crazy" schedule that England's cricketers have been subjected to in Australia this winter, but believes it will have little bearing on their performance in the World Cup
Sports Journalists' Association Awards
Mar 9, 2010: Michael Atherton, the former England captain, has won the UK's top honour for a sports writer, being named Sports Writer of the Year for 2009 by the Sports Journalists' Association
Feb 13, 2009: Following the abandonment of the first day's play in Antigua owing to a sandy and dangerous pitch, we look back 11 years to the scene of another curtailed Caribbean Test, the first of the1997-98 West Indies-England series
Stanford and the WAGs
Oct 30, 2008: Allen Stanford was caught on camera getting rather close to some of the England players' partners
Oct 7, 2008: An opener on his inspirations
Aug 18, 2008: All too few top-level players have the writing skills to match. So why are they increasingly making inroads into the cricket media?
Jun 28, 2008: When Michael Atherton met Robert Mugabe
May 28, 2008: Batsmen who have been let down by their - or others' - running
Apr 6, 2008: Set to retire from the Times, Christopher Martin-Jenkins talks about past times, present gripes and future plans