Hashim Amla plays a sweep shot

Rewarding times for Hashim Amla

Numbers Game: The rate at which he has accumulated ODI hundreds and MoM awards is among the fastest in history

Ben Dunk made an unbeaten 229 off 157

Manic one-day chases, and daddy partnerships

Ask Steven: Also, most brothers in a Test XI, and the fastest to 20 ODI centuries

Mahela Jayawardene talks to the press after Sri Lanka's return

Change of plan

ESPNcricinfo XI: After the sudden end to West Indies' tour of India, a look at some other tours which ended prematurely, or didn't happen at all

Younis Khan signals his 150

Younis Khan and the art of scoring hundreds

Numbers Game: Only five Pakistanis have scored 15-plus hundreds, but his appetite for tons matches that of the best

Javed Miandad

On This Day

Hit the ground running

October 31: Who is the youngest batsman to score a double-ton?


Cover image of Geoffrey Boycott's <i>The Corridor of Uncertainty</i>

A work of introspection, Boycott style

Review: Geoff Boycott's latest autobiography is nuanced and rounded, and acknowledges errors, failings and regrets


Top dog of the underdogs

My Favourite Cricketer: Jack Russell brought a neatness to the keeper's art that was matched by his meticulous scruffiness in other regards. By Scott Oliver

'I want to preserve the game's history'

Rohan Pate, who opened a cricket museum in Pune, talks about his collection, Tendulkar's bats, and chasing Lara

'My dream is to win the World Cup for New Zealand'

Neil Wagner on being 12th man for South Africa, his baseball namesake, and who he'd least like to be stuck in a lift with


Anisa Mohammed picked up 4 for 32

The age of player power

Rob Steen: Players, emboldened by free agency and endorsements, are asserting their rights as never before

Kumar Sangakkara plays a glorious cover drive

Why the perfect technique is the one that disappears

Ed Smith: The various acts that are involved in playing cricket well happen best intuitively, when we aren't consciously pursuing them

Dave Cameron and Wavell Hinds at the agreement-signing ceremony

Reticent WICB not helping matters

Tony Cozier: The president Dave Cameron has not answered several uncomfortable questions regarding the WICB's role in the player crisis

The West Indies bowlers stifled India at the death

Has international cricket begun to break up?

Simon Barnes: The disenchantment among the weaker teams is forcing a devaluation of Test cricket