Ajit Agarkar

Why the Ranji Trophy needs first-innings points

Pushing for result-oriented games is a good move, but scrapping the reward for going ahead in the first innings could be detrimental in a number of ways

Karun Nair raises his bat after reaching a triple century

IPL 2015

Freshening up the festival

Perhaps after eight seasons of the IPL there is sameness, flatness, a sense of fatigue? Maybe the template can be revisited

Dream duo: Trent Boult and Dale Steyn bowled together

ESPNcricinfo staff

Mumbai Indians v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2015 final, Kolkata

'Started from the bottom now we here' - Pollard

Mumbai Indians won their second IPL title by beating Chennai Super Kings at Eden Gardens, the culmination of a campaign that had begun with four consecutive defeats. Here's what the Mumbai players and coaching staff told iplt20.com after the victory

Mitchell McClenaghan picked up 3 for 25