The (literal) art of cricket
The (literal) art of cricket

CLR James was right when he said cricket holds a claim to being regarded as an art form

What's fandom about?
What's fandom about?

The relationship between fan and cricketer springs from hero worship and grows into something more fully formed

Does the modern cricket fan get a good deal?
Does the modern cricket fan get a good deal?

The cricket-watching experience varies in India, England and Australia, as do the fans' causes for complaint

Who says there's a problem with Test cricket?
Who says there's a problem with Test cricket?

There's too much of a kerfuffle over the death of the format. Can't we just let sleeping dinosaurs lie?

The lovely smell of failure in the morning
The lovely smell of failure in the morning

Why we should be savouring England's Lord's defeat

Is cricket war?
Is cricket war?

Not when we last checked. So what's with all the nationalism?

What's going to happen in this year's Ashes?
What's going to happen in this year's Ashes?

No one knows, but we all know what's not going to happen

The definitive England-Australia preview
The definitive England-Australia preview

The only article you need to read to know how the Investec Ashes is going to pan out

A cure for sledging
A cure for sledging

In which we propose an innovative alternative to traditional "gamesmanship"

In praise of the bat-logo police
In praise of the bat-logo police

Cricket may be nowhere near FIFA when it comes to maladministration, but there are some areas where we can hold our heads high

Who says English cricket lacks inventiveness?
Who says English cricket lacks inventiveness?

Whoever it was, did they watch the Edgbaston ODI? No? Thought so

Alastair Cook: cricket's Tom Cruise
Alastair Cook: cricket's Tom Cruise

And no, that is not intended as a compliment

An IPL review (without having watched a game)
An IPL review (without having watched a game)

The joys of bringing a clear, fresh perspective to the cricket world's blingiest extravaganza

What makes Yorkshire trolling distinctive
What makes Yorkshire trolling distinctive

And what's wrong with the NatWest Blast: find out in our special two-for-one

What does a director of cricket do?
What does a director of cricket do?

We welcome back another beneficiary of the ECB's personnel recycling initiative

The triumph of the mediocre
The triumph of the mediocre

Kudos to England for pulling off a draw against the odds

The Pakistan revolution in the offing
The Pakistan revolution in the offing

The post-Misbah era promises to be exciting and flamboyant

Are you pro-KP or anti-KP?
Are you pro-KP or anti-KP?

A nation's future hangs on the answer. Or not

The James Anderson style of excuse
The James Anderson style of excuse

No swearing, no wickets, says the fast bowler

After the party, the nap
After the party, the nap

Exhausted by the World Cup? Worry not, we have just the competition for you