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Brazilians play cricket too

Apr 7, 2012: In the football-mad country, cricket has gained a small foothold. And the best thing is, it's not being played only by expats

Toby Chasseaud

Part cricket, part entertainment, part comfort food

Apr 5, 2012: Season five of the IPL, which attempts to strike a fresh balance between hype and sport, is being pitched as a recovery from last year's poor numbers. Time will tell

Sharda Ugra and Tariq Engineer

Buchanan puts the science into selection

Apr 2, 2012: New Zealand did away with their selection panel last year. Instead they have a selection manager who reads pie charts before drawing up a squad list

Firdose Moonda

The ICC must get disability cricket onto the agenda

Apr 2, 2012: Pakistan have led the way in providing opportunities for the less fortunate to play international cricket. Now it's up to those who govern the game to take it forward

George Dobell

The lake that became a people's ground

Mar 26, 2012: The Basin Reserve may not be the most picturesque venue but it is full of history and character

Firdose Moonda

The girl who can do it all

Mar 23, 2012: The 21-year-old Ellyse Perry is already women's cricket's poster girl. But with her continuing success, she could soon cross the gender divide and be just a cricket hero

Nagraj Gollapudi

'Not just a Black Cap'

Mar 21, 2012: Grant Bradburn pushes his players to think beyond national ambitions. Unlike his own career, he wants theirs to be world-class

Firdose Moonda

'In professional sport you don't make excuses'

Mar 19, 2012: He had reasons to take a break and expect sympathy, but Australian batsman Peter Forrest chose to make an important career move and just get on with it

Daniel Brettig

Chasing the century

Mar 14, 2012: The idea that Sachin Tendulkar might be a fallible human like the rest of us doesn't sit well with many Indian fans. And so the wait for the milestone continues

Wright Thompson

'Some cricketers today don't know anyone'

Mar 13, 2012: Though he didn't enjoy touring, Warren Lees, the former New Zealand keeper and coach, doesn't get why players are so insular these days

Firdose Moonda

Mac the pragmatic

Mar 12, 2012: Nathan McCullum has a common-sense approach to cricket, which he picked over football, and he wants to make the best of the limited time available to an international sportsman

Firdose Moonda

Rahul Dravid's retirement

My husband, the perfectionist

Mar 12, 2012: While he was very particular about how he approached the game, he had the great ability to leave cricket on the field once the day was done

Vijeeta Dravid

Down Under? Point up

Mar 5, 2012: How come Australians prefer to catch the ball with their hands reverse-cupped? Steve Rixon and Ian Chappell weigh in

Sidharth Monga

The Rhinos go local

Mar 4, 2012: Jason Gillespie's stint as the their coach coincided with a period of off-field improvement for the Zimbabwean franchise. But now they need to dig lower

Firdose Moonda

The last of Trumper

Mar 1, 2012: It is a hundred years to the day that Victor Trumper played his last Test match. A look back at the genius batsman (and his phobia of clergymen)

Ashley Mallett

Cricket basks in the badlands

Feb 19, 2012: Anantapur's provincial location and violent politics make it an unexpected location for a beautiful international-quality ground

Sharda Ugra

When cricket was called a tort

Feb 19, 2012: A judgement on behalf of a local club ground 35 years ago stands village cricket in England in good stead today

Fabian Muir

When Dickens shouldered arms

Feb 19, 2012: How the first England team to tour Australia might not have, if it were not for a refusal by the great novelist

Ashley Mallett

Cricket's not all greek to the Greeks

Feb 10, 2012: In Corfu and Athens the sport is catching on, and the locals are getting their countrymen from all over the world to visit and play as well

Firdose Moonda

'You need to change the way the batsman plays'

Feb 9, 2012: Fielding up close to the bat isn't just about pulling off blinding catches and taking blows to the body

Interviews by Daniel Brettig and Nagraj Gollapudi
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