Regulars

It was an emotional day for fans of Jacques Kallis at Kingsmead

An all-round ODI giant

Numbers Game: Few players can boast the sort of numbers that Jacques Kallis achieved in ODIs

Don Tallon

Worst keepers, and honours at Lord's

Ask Steven: Also, most keeping dismissals on debut, seven-for at HQ, and youngest ODI centurions

A tour game at Buffalo Park

No repeats

ESPNcricinfo XI: From Sheffield to Jalandhar, grounds that have hosted only one Test

Geoff Boycott  is interviewed by BBC anchorman Peter West

Boycott floored by an Indian trundler

Rewind: When Eknath Solkar got under the skin of Geoff Boycott, leading to a three-year self-imposed exile from Test cricket

Graeme Smith and Misbah-ul-Haq share the trophy

On This Day

England are Biffed

August 2: Graeme Smith's two double-centuries flatten England

Review

Cover image of Simon Wilde's <i>On Pietersen</I>

KP in précis

Review: Using secondary sources, a newspaper journalist tries to decipher Kevin Pietersen and his career beyond the prima donna stereotype

Highlights

'Ajmal calls me the running offspinner'

Scott Styris talks about being a globetrotting cricketer, the ugliest cricket kit, and his slow one-day hundred

Sea, sun, scandal

Diary: Our correspondent takes in the sights and sounds of Galle and Colombo, and reports on a tampering controversy

From swinging London to Maco country

Diary: Our correspondent walks and buses the streets of the English capital, and then heads for the coast

Opinion

R Ashwin broke the double-century stand

Have India missed the boat?

Martin Crowe: They made a wrong move by refusing to pick Ashwin; Kohli and Pujara have not come good; and Jadeja has only flattered to deceive

Don Bradman , Portrait - undated

How we misunderstand risk in sport

Ed Smith: Success, failure, innovation - they are all about our willingness to take risks and how we judge them

It was another tough post-match debriefing for Alastair Cook

England's selection errors could lead to series defeat

Ian Chappell: Persisting with Cook as captain, and picking batsmen with limited techniques, will hurt them

Alastair Cook ponders how to get another wicket

If you're drunk enough, you're good enough

Dave Podmore: Let us now reflect on Lord's and look ahead to the next Test