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Andre Russell, MVP

Apr 30, 2016: A look at what lies behind the rise of the West Indian allrounder who just might be the world's hottest T20 property at the moment

Nagraj Gollapudi

'You have to play like you don't care, but you have to care a lot'

Mar 21, 2016: New Zealand allrounder Grant Elliott is 37 today. His life over the last few years has been worth making a movie about

Sidharth Monga

Gidron Pope's fire burns bright

Feb 13, 2016: A combative, expressive offspinner and flamboyant batsman from West Indies has caught the public eye in this Under-19 World Cup

Mohammad Isam and Vishal Dikshit

The making of Mustafizur

Aug 7, 2015: The Bangladesh bowler has had a dream start, but he's not going to let that change the person he is

Mohammad Isam

Somachandra de Silva's age-defying cricketing journey

Jul 16, 2015: The former Sri Lanka legspinner was nearly 40 when he played his first Test, but that didn't stop him from calling time on the game - and going on to serve off the field

Janaka Malwatta

Ricey remembers

Jun 30, 2015: A South Africa and Nottinghamshire colossus, now beset by illness, looks back at his career

Luke Alfred

Can Tymal Mills fill England's bowling vacuum?

Apr 10, 2015: Sussex's new signing has shown enough promise to be the left-arm tearaway the country needs

Andrew Miller

India's first post-war legend

Mar 11, 2015: On his birth centenary, a look at Vijay Hazare, who won accolades from contemporary greats for his patience and appetite for runs

Haresh Pandya

Meet Hanuabada's latest flagbearer

Dec 23, 2014: The rise of Papua New Guinea batsman Lega Siaka has shown fellow young players in his country that they can dream big

Tim Wigmore

MacLeod spells hope for Scotland

Oct 30, 2014: Allrounder Calum MacLeod nearly lost his way with a faulty action, but he's back and key to Scotland's hopes of making an impression at the World Cup

Tim Wigmore

Sam Billings keeps Kent's flame burning

Sep 25, 2014: The county's rich lineage of wicketkeepers has welcomed its latest sensation. And his batting is giving the national selectors another explosive option to ponder

Jack Wilson

The wait pays off for Tambe

May 28, 2014: Forty-two years old, and more than two decades into a journeyman career, Pravin Tambe is living the dream on the big stage

Nagraj Gollapudi

Bassendean's Sri Lankan star who wasn't

May 12, 2014: Suresh Perera could have been a contender in Sri Lanka's teams of the 2000s, but he was lost to big cricket too soon. He still hits a long ball in his new home town of Perth, though

Tristan Lavalette

The cricket tragic who bowled Bradman

Apr 23, 2014: The former Australian PM Bob Hawke was a wicketkeeper and loved cricket and Bradman. But he once left the Don speechless with the force of his political convictions

Ashley Mallett

'Hopefully now I am beginning to peak'

Feb 11, 2014: Older and more mature than when he first played for England, Samit Patel hopes he can let his bat do all the talking from now on

Jack Wilson

The Aussie who headed to HQ

Jan 31, 2014: Thousands of youngsters pitch up in London to find a groove but not many are like Sam Robson, who aims to play Test cricket for England

Alan Gardner

Ranji Trophy 2013-14

Tough road to the top for workhorse Bhatia

Dec 7, 2013: Over the years, Delhi's Rajat Bhatia has taken difficult decisions and beaten several hurdles to become one of the most reliable allrounders in Ranji Trophy cricket

Devashish Fuloria

South Africa's wild young thing

Nov 25, 2013: Quinton de Kock forced himself into the national team with an array of breathtaking innings. Now he knows he must think about his game

Firdose Moonda

The Ashes 2013-14

Learning on the job

Nov 18, 2013: On his way to a central place in Australia's batting line-up and their leadership plans for the future, Steven Smith talks about his journey so far

Daniel Brettig

India cricket

Shami's rise from small-time club to country

Nov 9, 2013: Seven years ago, Tousif Ali sent his 16-year-old son, Mohammed Shami, from Sahaspur in Uttar Pradesh to Kolkata. The young bowler's story is one of faith and trust

Sidharth Monga in Kolkata
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    Have spinners been less effective in this IPL?

It's early days yet, but the numbers show that fingerspinners have struggled. Ajit Agarkar and S Rajesh figure out why

Do we need to be harsher on wide yorkers?

V Ramnarayan: Maybe it's time to give bowlers a little more leeway down the leg side and a little less on the off

    Wake up and smell the IPL

Mark Nicholas: Spring in England is a time for getting back into the rhythms of cricket. In India, it's a different ball game

About a bully boy

The Cricket Monthly: At his best Matthew Hayden resembled a big, nasty brute terrorising a bunch of kids. Where was the joy in that?

The ball you're always trying to bowl

Jonathan Wilson: When you feel like death and play on, hoping to produce the devastating dipper you long for

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Supergiants' list of possible replacements

Who could come in for the injured Steven Smith, Mitchell Marsh and Kevin Pietersen? Here are some options for the beleaguered Pune franchise

When Harbhajan tried to console Rayudu

Plays of the day from the IPL match between Rising Pune Supergiants and Mumbai Indians, in Pune

'The outpouring of emotion was like I'd died'

James Taylor, who was forced to retire at 26 due to a serious heart condition, talks about how his life has been turned upside down, and how he'll battle the illness just as he battled for his England career

The slowest IPL century, and all-new XIs

Also: the oldest maiden Test centurions, most Test matches missed, and keeper-captains' double-hundreds

The fizz in Mustafizur

In a little over 12 months, he has firmly established himself as a top-notch bowler, and the captain's go-to man in the toughest situations

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    In a little over 12 months, he has firmly established himself as a top-notch bowler, and the captain's go-to man in the toughest situations

    'The outpouring of emotion was like I'd died' (38)

    James Taylor, who was forced to retire at 26 due to a serious heart condition, talks about how his life has been turned upside down, and how he'll battle the illness just as he battled for his England career

    How Kohli rules T20 (27)

    He cannot match the big hitters for power, but his numbers are as good as theirs - if not better

    Andre Russell, MVP (18)

    A look at what lies behind the rise of the West Indian allrounder who just might be the world's hottest T20 property at the moment