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'Test cricket is harder than it looks'

Australia’s Test opener Ed Cowan tells Subash Jayaraman, in a podcast for The Cricket Couch , that Test cricket has become even more difficult for a batsman as pitches today are more bowler friendly.

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What is this primacy of Test cricket?

Time to be honest about the place Test cricket occupies in today's scenario, says Dileep Premachandran, in Wisden India .

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A triangular Test experiment that failed

Stephen Brenkley, in the Independent on Sunday , looks back at the triangular Test series involving England, Australia and South Africa in 1912, its failure and what it means for Test cricket today.

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An American take on Test cricket

ESPN 's Wright Thompson, an American journalist, on his experience of watching and reporting on a Test match at Lord's.

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Test matches are still vital and thrilling

Simon Hughes argues in the Daily Telegraph that the ICC missed a huge opportunity to bolster the status of Test cricket by bowing to pressure from broadcasters and scrapping the Test Championship set for 2013.

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Test cricket needs reinvention

Peter Roebuck points out some lessons to be learned from the poor crowds at the Pallekele Test in the Natal Witness

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A suitably silly trophy

Emma John has an amusing article in the Guardian about the mace presented to the top Test team in the world