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Sep 18, 2012
Cricinfo: On his blog, A Cricketing View , Kartikeya Date argues that 20 overs is too short a duration to maintain the fine balance between bat and ball, which has helped Test cricket endure for so long
Jul 1, 2012
Cricinfo: It is with great pain that Robert Shrimsley, writing for Financial Times , calls a Twenty20 match a game of cricket, as his boy loves it, untouched by the absorbing potential of the 'real game'
Jun 15, 2012
Cricinfo: Former Pakistan batsman Ramiz Raja, writing in the Dawn , says that a majority of players around the world are treating international matches as a springboard to be picked for a T20 league.
Jun 14, 2012
Cricinfo: Former England allrounder David Lloyd, writing in the Manchester Evening News , says that while the Twenty20 format has great entertainment value, it isn’t really cricket.
May 18, 2012
Cricinfo: If not Twenty20's Bradman, then Chris Gayle is its WG Grace, its Ranjitsinhji, says the Old Batsman, in his blog : in the format's infant years, Gayle is a conceptual force, its vision of the future.
Nov 30, 2011
Page 2: Hello and welcome to the animal farm that is our glorious game
May 18, 2011
Page 2: This is it for Shane Warne then
Apr 10, 2011
Cricinfo: The recent emergence of the Twenty20 game has confronted traditional cricket with the equivalent of a reverse swinging yorker, writes Greg Dyer in the Sunday Herald
Aug 18, 2010
Page 2: And you thought Long Handle was just a fan's diary
Aug 4, 2010
Page 2: More musings and observations from the last few days gone by
Jul 14, 2010
The Cordon: A detailed study of Twenty20 results indicates the matches haven't been as close as you'd expect
Jul 7, 2010
Cricinfo: After seeing fairly small crowds at many domestic Twenty20 games in England this season, Martin Samuel writes in the Daily Mail that the format is a passing fad
Jun 19, 2010
Jun 12, 2010
Page 2: With the Test in West Indies getting interrupted by rain, Andrew Hughes switches to domestic Twenty20 action in England, a world with its own set of rules, no floodlights and faraway music
May 11, 2010
The Stands: The moment Dilshan executed his shot, the bowler's final sanctuary was lost, and what was the batsman's no man's land was conquered
Apr 10, 2010
Cricinfo: Peter Roebuck asks in the Hindu whether Twenty20 players can achieve greatness, though the stage is smaller
Apr 9, 2010
Cricinfo: Gale force winds, uncovered pitches, pensioner batsmen, and the sight of public toilets as sightscreens cannot be replicated in the International Pomposity League
Mar 2, 2010
Cricinfo: Donald McRae, of the Guardian , caught up with Lalit Modi, the IPL Commissioner, in Mumbai
Feb 10, 2010
Cricinfo: The Royals' plan to establish a global franchise shows that cricket's permanent revolution is not yet at an end, writes Andy Bull in the Guardian .
Jan 22, 2010
A look back at five high-profile exhibition matches
Bide your time, put your body behind each delivery, and play with the batsman's mind