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Winds of change

Jan 17, 2008: Arjuna Ranataunga always had strong views on how cricket was run in Sri Lanka. Now that he has become the chairman, it's his chance to "get cricket right", and he has started out with a host of changes

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Underdone and overwhelmed

Nov 21, 2007: Little went right for Sri Lanka on the tour of Australia, but a tough tour would have prepared them well for the series against England

Birds of a feather

Jun 19, 2007: At this stage Sri Lanka cherish continuity and would want Trevor Bayliss to take up from where Tom Moody left off

Casting a giant shadow

May 21, 2007: Tom Moody brought Sri Lanka's cricketers out of their comfort zone and into a level of professionalism that brought no mean success

The upside of disappointment

Apr 30, 2007: With their performance at the World Cup, Sri Lanka distracted a nation from the troubles that have blighted it during the last two years

Sri Lanka searches for answers

Aug 18, 2006: An investigation in to South Africa's withdrawal from Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka's mental revolution

Aug 9, 2006: Sri Lanka's recent past reflects a paradigm shift for the better

A voyage of self-discovery

Jul 3, 2006: Sri Lanka were not only competitive during their tour of England, they finished the dominant team, their confidence at sky-high after what proved to be a voyage of self-discovery

A mountainous challenge

Apr 28, 2006: Sri Lanka's tour of England has so far been entirely pleasant. But everyone knows that life is about to get tougher

A sad and undeserved ending

Apr 4, 2006: Sanath Jayasuriya's Test career been ended on a painful note after dislocating his right thumb during the second Test against Pakistan at Kandy

The marvel that is Murali

Jan 24, 2006: A tribute to Muralitharan on his reaching the 400-wicket milestone in ODIs

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The kinaesthetic beauty of timing

Sankaran Krishna: When batsmen transfer their body weight and movement precisely into the point of contact between bat and ball, the results can be glorious

    What does the future hold for Ian Bell?

The Switch Hit crew talk about Bell, Buttler's resurgence, and the pink ball

Can South Africa trust in Tabraiz Shamsi?

Luke Alfred: If they are serious about improving their T20 record, they could do worse than give Titans' promising chinaman bowler a look-in

    The Warner way

Numbers Game: Australia have had a rich tradition of left-hand opening batsmen, and David Warner is a worthy addition to that list

Olympic cricket? It's a yes from the women

Raf Nicholson: The funding and exposure will be huge for women's cricket

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The difference between Nagpur and Nottingham

One home advantage is not better or worse than the other, but this pitch had variable turn, bounce and pace to go with the fact that pitches that turn from ball one get worse with time

India's pace puzzle: Aaron or Umesh?

With India playing most of their Test cricket at home over the next 18 months, they will have to choose between their two quickest bowlers most of the time. A tricky choice, given Varun Aaron and Umesh Yadav's hit or miss tendencies

Ross Taylor treats himself

How Ross Taylor reconciled with New Zealand cricket and made the highest score by a visiting batsman in Australia

A six-ton Test, and Imran's prolific 30s

Plus: most runs in a Test by a New Zealander, and c&b by the same bowler twice in a Test

South Africa fall to record lows

Stats highlights from the second day's play in Nagpur, where South Africa collapsed to their lowest total since their return to Test cricket

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