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
Vidyadhar Paradkar knew Haseeb Hameed would go far since their first meeting - and he has played no small part in that
Ask Steven also reveals the highest Test total that could not forestall defeat
Preston Mommsen talks about his decision to quit Scotland cricket at 29
The newest member of the England squad takes after his father, Ray Jennings, a man he got used to calling coach, not dad, early. By Luke Alfred
Jon Hotten: At Lord's we saw three in-between scores of the sort that are as likely to annoy the selectors as excite them