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Sri Lanka cricket

June 05, 2016

Gamini Goonesena, Ceylon's polymath

Goonesena was the buccaneering all-round Sri Lankan talent, who plied his trade with distinction well before his country made ripples in the cricketing world

Sri Lanka news

June 01, 2016

Time for Thirimanne to repay faith and deliver

Damith Samarakoon

Having been given a long rope, despite a shaky technique, the onus is on Lahiru Thirimanne to step up and convert promise into substance

England cricket

May 31, 2016

A very English 10,000 ends an agonising wait

After decades of making a hash of it, England finally has a representative at the high table of career runs

May 26, 2016

Left-arm over and out

England's long and steady supply of slow left-arm men seems to have dried up. In fact, the only real quality bowler of the type in world cricket currently seems to be Rangana Herath

May 17, 2016

Readers' comments: what a variety

A breakdown of the types of reader comments that feature on ESPNcricinfo


May 12, 2016

When Tony made it a tour to remember

Adrian Lee

How Tony Cozier won over the travelling members of a Hong Kong club


April 23, 2016

A favourite Sachin moment

Dinker Vashisht

Tendulkar's googly to Moin, and what made it special


April 13, 2016

A team of namesakes

A reader presents his world-beating team of Mohammads

Twenty20 cricket

April 07, 2016

Why not measure the T20 batting strike rate in 120 balls?

A batsman's destructive power is better highlighted if we take into account the actual length of an innings

World T20 2016

April 02, 2016

Badree, the anonymous mystery spinner

Always in the background in a team of rockstars, Samuel Badree has got a solid case for being West Indies' player of the tournament


April 01, 2016

Taskin Ahmed, conspiracy theories, and the charms of cricket

Cricket is no stranger to controversies, suspect actions, or fans at loggerheads, but such is its binding power that all of the above have co-existed. The allure of cricket, even in the fleeting 20-over form, is undeniable, and should be enjoyed while it

March 26, 2016

The perils of inter-era comparisons

It is wrong to assume that the greats of past eras would not have been able to adapt to T20 cricket

India v Bangladesh, World T20 2016, Group 2, Bangalore

March 24, 2016

The Dhoni steal

The Indian captain's sprint to seal victory against Bangladesh captured everything pivotal to his game

March 13, 2016

A call for guided tours of Indian cricket grounds

Why not emulate Lord's and bring the game closer to the cricket fan?

March 07, 2016

The Un-Australian Australian

An Australian cricket enthusiast explains why he is not enamoured of the Australian cricket team

Martin Crowe 1962-2016

March 07, 2016

The regal genius of Martin Crowe

A fan pays tribute to the New Zealand legend, waxing lyrical about Crowe's place in the pantheon of cricketing greats

Irani Cup 2015-16

March 06, 2016

Muzumdar, Iyer and the passing of the baton

A reader on the importance of almost getting it done and getting it done

World T20 2016

February 27, 2016

A fan's agony

A reader expresses his disappointment and despair at the ticket sales process for this year's World T20

February 26, 2016

Double trouble

When two England batsmen make 250-plus scores within a span of three months, it does result in interesting matches

February 21, 2016

Adam Voges has ruined my beloved list

A reader is extremely unhappy with Voges' stratospheric Test average


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