- How to wind up cricket's purists
The Long Handle: Just ask the ECB's new helmsman
- The Sri Lankan party at the MCG
Fan Following: The Dilshan-Sangakkara show, Rangana Herath's athleticism, the papare bands and the obstacle-course race during the mid-innings lit up the Bangladesh-Sri Lanka game at the MCG
- Backing Green at the Gabba
Fan Following: The match between Ireland and the UAE was the first final-over thriller of the World Cup and it was littered with great moments like the bail fail and the antics of Larry the Leprechaun
- Don't support your national team
The Long Handle: It will only cause your blood pressure to rise
- 'Your captain's Irish'
Fan Following: It might have been a bit of a no-contest but the fun fans and excellent weather made up for it
- White Nights, grey skies, and a Gayle shower
Firdose Moonda returns to familiar surroundings and learns that you need to pack mittens, even for the NZ summer
- I heart Lara
The Cricket Monthly: The world's fastest cricket fan, Usain Bolt, on his favourite bowler, batsman, and ground
- Unloved, underprepared: what did cricket expect?
Jarrod Kimber: Underperforming in one game should not be an argument against UAE's presence at the World Cup
- Ashes and dust, dross and gold
Whitewash to Whitewash is an inside look at the ups and down of Australian cricket between 2006 and 2014
- Where are the promising West Indies batsmen?
Tony Cozier: The pitches in the first-class competition aren't encouraging batting talent, thereby prolonging the struggle to replace Gayle and Chanderpaul