Dec 23, 2008: Four achievable performance indicators for Ashraful and Co. in their upcoming Test series against Sri Lanka
Dec 21, 2008: South Africa have never, yet, snared a series in Australia. But suddenly their corner looks very compellingly like the one to be in
Dec 16, 2008: South Africa have been better in Australia than their recent results there indicate. Will they finally lay the ghosts to rest this time?
Dec 15, 2008: If the PCB had capitalised on its marquee team in the 80s and 90s, Pakistan would perhaps not be world cricket's outcast today
Dec 9, 2008: South Africa may not really need Jacques Kallis' runs at the moment, but he is a long way from being dispensable just yet
Oct 17, 2008: Why the man who now holds the record for the most runs in Tests is two batsmen in one
Oct 15, 2008: Why the Ryan McLaren issue has implications for English and South African cricket
Oct 3, 2008: India's big five battle on because that's what they do best. We can't expect them to suddenly stop believing and switch off
Sep 17, 2008: Almost every attempt by Norman Arendse to sound placatory and reasonable during his resignation press conference was followed instantly by something contradictory
Sep 17, 2008: The exodus of Bangladesh players to the ICL is not so much about money as about a feeling of insecurity and neglect
Aug 15, 2008: Up there with the Gavaskars and Tendulkars? Just where does India's gonzo opener stand in his country's batting pantheon?
Aug 12, 2008: Even his fiercest critics will now have to salute Graeme Smith
Jul 25, 2008: A captain who doesn't merit his place, a coach who isn't delivering the needed results, and a board that doesn't know how to govern. Pakistan have plenty going against them of late
Jul 21, 2008: The Bradshaw-Stewart Twenty20 proposal was good for the game and the fans, but it collided with the ECB's prime directive
Jul 1, 2008: Why banning Zimbabwe from the game for political reasons isn't the way to go
May 7, 2008: Just which team does one cheer for in the IPL? A cricket watcher agonises
May 5, 2008: The first two weeks of the IPL have proved that while Twenty20 is far from perfect, it is a valid form in its own right with its own unique attractions and pleasures
Apr 3, 2008: The ICL is being lapped up in Pakistan. It helps that they have a team of their own to root for
Apr 2, 2008: In the light of Sehwag's latest blitzkrieg, it is worth asking: what value does technical correctness in general, and footwork in particular, hold these days?
Mar 13, 2008: Talk about silly money all you like, but the bottomline is, the IPL will bring competition and the rules of the market into cricket - and that can't be bad