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England's flawed technician

Jul 5, 2012: However much his domestic record may glitter, in the end we have to ask why a player with so much going for him produced so little where it matters most of all - on the Test match stage

David Lloyd

The eternal watchfulness of Chanderpaul

Apr 27, 2012: He waits and waits for the ball, sort of like how he has waited for a team worthy of his contributions

Alex Bowden

What ails Australia's best and brightest?

Apr 26, 2012: The cream of the next generation of batsmen seem to be struggling with technical flaws

Chris Rogers

Letter to Whatmore

Feb 28, 2012: A former coach welcomes the new arrival with a few words of advice

Geoff Lawson

Look back to the World Cup, New Zealand

Feb 23, 2012: In recent one-dayers New Zealand have had South Africa's number. If they need more inspiration, they can recall the quarter-final win in Dhaka

Andrew Alderson

Lessons from Zimbabwe

Feb 13, 2012: It has been smooth sailing for New Zealand in their first series of the year but the real test lies ahead, in the form of South Africa

Andrew Alderson

The revolution has been televised

Feb 7, 2012: Why did Cricket Australia dump their state-based Twenty20 format for a shiny new city-based one? One word: TV

Alex Malcolm

The bizarre world of USA cricket

Feb 5, 2012: The national side will shortly be playing in the World Twenty20 Qualifiers but if you go by the controversies and drama off the field, it's a miracle there is a team left to compete

Peter Della Penna

No light at the end of Sri Lanka's tunnel

Jan 26, 2012: As long as the country's cricket is in the hands of politicians and the self-serving, there is little hope for the team

Hilal Suhaib

The great Australian chokehold

Jan 20, 2012: India's downfall in this series has been due to the relentless pressure the opposition bowlers have kept up, with accuracy, movement and pace working in harmony

Geoff Lawson

South Africa's batting has the yips

Dec 30, 2011: They're being badly impeded by the perplexing inability of their strong line-up to fire together

Rob Houwing

Memo to Nathan Lyon

Dec 6, 2011: Spin the ball hard, mix up the pace, follow your instincts

Ashley Mallett

Does Kolkata still love Test cricket?

Nov 28, 2011: Fans aren't packing into Eden Gardens like they used to. A few reasons why that may be

Mudar Patherya

Stumper should get the nod

Nov 18, 2011: Australia need a tough coach, one with a stern work ethic but also a sense of fun. Steve Rixon ticks all the boxes

Ashley Mallett

Ringside at the biggest cricket trial of them all

Nov 5, 2011: Outside the courtroom, it was all informal and laidback, but in it things were deadly serious, and never more than on the day Mohammad Amir showed up

Richard Sydenham

Littlejohn's secretarial role

Sep 11, 2011: The former Bowls Australia official will give John Wright useful advice by analysing the talent pool, but the power remains with the coach

Andrew Alderson

Why shouldn't the BCCI be accountable?

Sep 10, 2011: The sports bill will open the board up to scrutiny. If it doesn't have anything to hide, what does it have to fear?

Rahul Mehra

What will Indian cricket gain from the sports bill?

Sep 10, 2011: The recently proposed sports bill does not recognise that the BCCI is unique among sports bodies in the country, and is unlikely to do the game any good

Desh Gaurav Sekhri

Pakistan news

PTT's job done, onus is now on PCB

Jul 13, 2011: The ICC's chief executive explains the remit of the task team and says the ball is now in the PCB's court

Haroon Lorgat

Lessons from Siddons

Jun 19, 2011: The former Bangladesh coach instilled mental toughness in his players, but his legacy was blighted by failures towards the end of his term

Abu Choudhury
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    Why isn't Ashwin playing?

Martin Crowe: It's hard to understand how India's best spinner is being left out in favour of bits-and-pieces players

    Gower savours life in the last chance saloon

Rewind: David Gower was on the verge of being dropped for good in 1990 when he made a charismatic century against India

The Vincent punishment

Paul Ford: What incentive do other players have of confessing their involvement in fixing if a lifetime ban is all that they can expect?

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India look for their Indian summer

Billboards are calling the series England's Indian Summer, but it is India who are looking for that period of warmth, redemption after the last whitewash, for they have seen how bleak the winter that can follow is

South Africa face the Kallis question

Accommodation for a great player like Jacques Kallis should be made with careful consideration and South Africa cannot get carried away with sentiment

India's bowling leader conundrum

The present Indian bowling line-up will tackle its first five-Test series without the proven guidance of Zaheer Khan, their bowling captain. India had unravelled without him in 2011. Will they do better this time around?

Five key head-to-heads

From two embattled captains to the challenge for India's openers against the new ball, ESPNcricinfo picks five contests that could determine the series

Packed tours, and Shiv's late stumping

Also, best post-war win/loss record, most runs in two calendar years, most ducks in a Test, and brothers with similar numbers

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    India look for their Indian summer (87)

    Billboards are calling the series England's Indian Summer, but it is India who are looking for that period of warmth, redemption after the last whitewash, for they have seen how bleak the winter that can follow is

    Why isn't Ashwin playing? (69)

    It's close to inexplicable how India's best spinner is being left out in favour of bits-and-pieces players

    South Africa face the Kallis question (56)

    Accommodation for a great player like Jacques Kallis should be made with careful consideration and South Africa cannot get carried away with sentiment

    India's bowling leader conundrum (44)

    The present Indian bowling line-up will tackle its first five-Test series without the proven guidance of Zaheer Khan, their bowling captain. India had unravelled without him in 2011. Will they do better this time around?

    Five key head-to-heads (33)

    From two embattled captains to the challenge for India's openers against the new ball, ESPNcricinfo picks five contests that could determine the series