Jul 2, 2014: Can those hurried scrawls reveal the private workings of a professional player's mind?
May 21, 2014: There is much to admire in the rhythm and timing of a batsman's leave-alone, which at times seems to borrow from the quintessentially Iberian art of bullfighting
Mar 4, 2014: Sometimes recreational cricketers get a chance to face players of international-calibre, and to stand 22 yards from a pace storm
Feb 14, 2014: The careers of two present-day England players have been noticeably intertwined since their days in youth cricket
Feb 12, 2014: If you were a cricket fan born and raised in Bangalore in the '70s and '80s, chances are you did everything in your power to watch Gundappa Viswanath bat
Apr 17, 2013: For a number of Australian greats down the years, cricket has begun rather close to home
Nov 24, 2012: The sport is full of pauses that enhance the drama, just like in Harold Pinter's plays
Sep 1, 2012: When you watched him bat, there was a sense that you were witnessing the creation of something beautiful yet not inaccessible
Apr 29, 2012: How a fan came to write the story of the Pakistani great's life
Mar 25, 2012: A one-time cricketer gets into whites again, and lives to tell the tale
Mar 7, 2012: Gum-chewing, ball-thwacking, awe-inspiring superstar Viv Richards is sixty today
Feb 26, 2012: As an ordinary person you don't get to see the workings of the home of cricket. Not unless you sign up as an archery volunteer for the Olympics
Jan 14, 2012: What was it about them that made them the team to follow for an Indian boy growing up 30-odd years ago?
Jan 8, 2012: What if the greatest batsman of them all had faced the finest legspinner ever?
Dec 4, 2011: Don't give up the game just because your joints are creaking. Take inspiration from these tales of a cricket-mad community
Nov 27, 2011: John Arlott wasn't just the voice of cricket. He was a source of comfort and hope to two cricketers who felt themselves alone against the cricket establishment
Oct 1, 2011: There's nothing more exciting in cricket than watching a quick man tear in with a batsman in his sights
Sep 5, 2011: What happens when a team of international vets faces off against Sheffield's finest club cricketers for charity?
Aug 11, 2011: The Test match-watching experience has changed over the years - the players' faces are obscured, the grounds are more coldly impersonal - but the buzz of a big game remains
Aug 10, 2011: A fan makes a long-anticipated pilgrimage to the home of cricket
Rob Steen: Lord Patel's appointment to the ECB could put the endangered format in the forefront, both financially and in the public's conscience
Couch Talk: Barry Richards puts his shortened Test career in perspective, and talks about Bedi, Pollock and Viv
Kartikeya Date: Quality spinners have always thrived in India, so it may not be fair to suggest that the current generation of Indian batsmen is inferior
Mark Nicholas: The Cardiff match showed the format is valid and valuable. Only, we need to be careful we don't overdo it
Jonathan Wilson: When the bad days outnumber the good, and the aches and pains hasten your decline, you wonder if each game might be your last
After spending 15 years in the domestic circuit, Naman Ojha is expected to make his Test debut in the third match, for which, he says, he is not facing additional pressure because of the long wait
After a ten-month free-fall, Cheteshwar Pujara will turn out for India once again at the traditional batting paradise that is the SSC. Can he make it count?
For the fifth time in the last year and a half, India had their opponents five down for less than 100 only to let the lower order off the hook
There are more frequent tours, better technology, and easier pitches today than before. So why do teams struggle to win away from home more than they did in the past?
Eleven things the series has brought to light about Cook and Co
Every time the bowlers have earned Sri Lanka a slim advantage during this series, the batsmen have found ways to let them down, at the crease and in the field