The List The ListRSS FeedFeeds  | Archives
George Binoy and Travis Basevi dig into our stats database
Showing 21-40 of 315 First pageFirst Previous pagePrevious Next Next page Last Last page

Can bat, can bowl

Nov 23, 2011: Allrounders who batted in the top five and bowled a sizeable number of overs in one-day internationals

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

The top-order allrounders

Nov 16, 2011: Shane Watson and Jacques Kallis are among the rare allrounders who bat in the top five and bowl a substantial number of overs

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

Who is closest to Bradman, Lohmann and Garner?

Nov 9, 2011: Which batsman, after the Don, has the best average over a 52-Test sequence? Are there bowlers with averages and economy rates comparable to those of George Lohmann and Joel Garner?

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

The Karachi caper, and other fighting tons

Nov 2, 2011: Batsmen who scored centuries in Test innings where several wickets had fallen for very little

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

Heroic hundreds in wrecked innings

Oct 26, 2011: Batsmen who scored centuries amid collapses, like Brendan Taylor did against New Zealand

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

O captains, my captains

Oct 19, 2011: England have used six captains in 2011, the most in a year. We look at other teams that passed the leader's hat around

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

Played 42, won 0

Oct 12, 2011: Cricketers who finished their careers with impressive records but were part of few or no victories

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

The series that ended it all

Sep 21, 2011: Eleven Pakistan players from the 2010 tour of England have not played Tests since. Which series have been the last for the highest number of cricketers?

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

They did all right without hundreds

Sep 13, 2011: Misbah-ul-Haq and Angelo Mathews have among the best averages for batsmen without a century

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

Wicked ends to wicket droughts

Aug 31, 2011: Bowlers who came back from poor stretches of form with impressive performances

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

A chasm between England's averages

Aug 24, 2011: They averaged nearly 60 with the bat and 26 with the ball during their rout of India. The difference between the two averages is among the largest for a series

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

Cook's 294, and other revivals

Aug 17, 2011: Batsmen who made a double-century or a hundred after dips in form

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

Rahul's recall, and other elderly comebacks

Aug 10, 2011: The longest gaps between Tests and ODIs for players on the wrong side of 35

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

England's 319-run win sets new record

Aug 3, 2011: Teams that won by the largest run and wicket margins after conceding a first-innings lead

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

England's longest debutant-less streak

Jul 27, 2011: Teams that played the most consecutive matches without a debutant

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

Openers averaging 45 (years)

Jul 20, 2011: Who formed Test cricket's oldest opening combination? And how far back do you have to go to find a middle order older than Dravid, Tendulkar and Laxman?

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

Sri Lanka's best struggle in England

Jun 22, 2011: How players have fared in England compared to the rest of their careers

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

Sammy's first-Test advantage

Jun 15, 2011: How bowlers fared in terms of average in their first outings against different teams

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

Strong first impressions, and some weak ones

Jun 8, 2011: How batsmen fared in terms of average in their first outings against different teams

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

The ones that got away

Jun 1, 2011: Batsmen who were never dismissed by the top ten wicket-takers in Test cricket, despite playing them several times

Travis Basevi and George Binoy
Showing 21-40 of 315 First pageFirst Previous pagePrevious Next Next page Last Last page

Top

    The return of Bob Simpson

Rewind: When the 41-year-old former captain came out of retirement to lead Australia against India

    Ranji in Ireland, Hazare in Mumbai

Subash Jayaraman's cricket world tour takes in Dublin, Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore and Chennai

    A year of triumph and disaster

Martin Crowe: Misbah, McCullum, and the ICC's efforts against chucking were the positive highlights in a year that ended with the tragedy of Phillip Hughes' death

    Two fortresses called Brisbane and Centurion

Numbers Game: Australia haven't lost at the Gabba since 1988, while South Africa have a 14-2 record in Centurion

Why Steven Smith's here to stay

Russell Jackson: He has experienced captaincy at every level. Most admirably, he has managed to reinvent his game to succeed at the highest level

News | Features Last 7 days

What ails Rohit and Watson?

Both batsmen seemingly have buckets of talent at their disposal and the backing of their captains, but soft dismissals relentlessly follow both around the Test arena

The perfect Test

After the tragedy of Phillip Hughes' death, this match showed that cricket and life will continue to go on. This time Test cricket dug in and got through to tea.

Hazlewood completes quartet of promise

Josh Hazlewood has been on Australian cricket's radar since he was a teenager. The player that made a Test debut at the Gabba was a much-improved version of the tearaway from 2010

Australia in good hands under proactive Smith

The new stand-in captain has the makings of a long-term leader, given his ability to stay ahead of the game

Karn struggles to stay afloat

The failed gamble of handing Karn Sharma a Test debut despite him having a moderate first-class record means India have to rethink who their spinner will be

News | Features Last 7 days