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
Tony Cozier: New Zealand became a better Test side thanks to livelier surfaces at home. West Indies can follow their lead
Review: Curtly Ambrose's autobiography has just the right mix of reflection, forthrightness and lists
South Africa's Richard Levi talks about batting with Sachin Tendulkar, and ranks himself on dressing-room messiness
If you have not been soundly beaten in the Ashes, or lack a properly English nickname, you're definitely not fit for the role. By Alan Tyers
Roger Sawh: Shivnarine Chanderpaul, despite his one-of-a-kind technique and because of his steely grit, is on the brink of becoming West Indies' top run maker
For New Zealand's wild child, there is probably no better place than county cricket right now