August 28, 2009 : The jury's XI seems a comment on the reduced role of skill in the modern game
August 28, 2009 : England's all-time side has just two players from the last 30-odd years
July 28, 2009 : Few tasks in cricket are tougher than opening the batting in England, and picking openers for an England dream team is hardly easy either
August 3, 2009 : Barring an alpha male, England's middle order has everything: dashers, artists, stonewallers, and all of them graceful
August 7, 2009 : No dressing room can be big enough for more than one of these three allrounders - Tony Greig, Ian Botham, Andrew Flintoff - all flash, all action
August 11, 2009 : Is competence sufficient, or should only the very best wicketkeeper make the grade?
August 17, 2009 : Nine contenders for the fast-bowling slots on England's all-time XI. Which of these greats will make it to the team?
August 21, 2009 : Only four to pick from for the slow bowler's slot, but that doesn't make the task any easier
The Cricket Monthly: When the 20-year-old died after an on-field accident, it was the end of an Indian dream
TCM September issue
Bowl at Boycs: Geoff Boycott on India's batting order, and the problem of no-balls
Diary: Sharda Ugra brushes up her language skills, and wonders at the new BCCI
Andy Zaltzman: Guess who is the second-best opening bowler in Tests this decade
Luke Alfred: Cricket in South Africa is perilously close to being irrelevant for the country's largest demographic group