Cricket and war

Tail-enders had pro dreams

Several members of the Afghanistan Under-19 team wanted to stay in New Zealand after the recent World Cup to become professional cricketers in the hope they could support their families in their war-torn homeland

Cricket and war

War stops play

Patrick Kidd, in his blog in the Times , revisits the summer of 1939 when the Second World War brought the West Indies tour of England to an abrupt end