April 1, 2010 : The three best batsmen and one of the spinners were easy picks. What about the others?
March 22, 2010 : The world's leading wicket-taker, his likely successor, and three other spinners from the 80s form the shortlist
March 18, 2010 : Five Sri Lankan fast bowlers to pick from, among them the country's most successful quick and one who took four in four
March 8, 2010 : A highly talented four-Test wonder, a Lord's centurion, an explosive batsman, the current captain and his successor behind the stumps make up the wicketkeeping shortlist. By Sa'adi Thawfeeq
March 2, 2010 : Who to pick for Sri Lanka's middle order - strokemakers or stodgy accumulators? Or keepers who can more than just get by with the bat?
November 23, 2009 : The candidates for the openers' slots are two firebrand attackers and three more conventional batsmen
Couch Talk: Sanjay Bangar, India's batting coach till recently, talks about how he approaches players with technical issues
Jonathan Wilson: When your shoulder is sore, you feel like death, and you play on - hoping to produce the devastating dipper you long for
Tony Cozier: CARICOM should maximise the support of the region's greatest players as the two parties push for overhauling the WICB's present structure
Ian Chappell: For struggling Test teams to get better, they need to strengthen their domestic cricket and ensure their best players aren't lost to T20
Practice can mean a whole lot of things. By Liam Cromar
Plays of the day from the match between Delhi Daredevils and Kolkata Knight Riders
Thirty years ago England were battered, bruised, broken and blackwashed in the Caribbean