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Has Virat Kohli done enough to be called the greatest ODI batter ever?
As ever with these things, the competition is with Sachin Tendulkar. AB de Villiers and Viv Richards come into the picture too
Why the current India side is the best Test team of its time
They have won close to two-thirds of their Tests in the most recent cycle, and their fast bowlers and spinners alike have delivered stellar numbers
Were the pitches tougher to bat on in the 2023 India-Australia series or the 2017 one? Here's what the data says
Looking at pitching lines and lengths for offspinners against right-hand batters tells a story
Do India choke in high-profile ODIs? Here's what the numbers say
There is no evidence in the record of "pressure" having an effect on the outcome of a game
Virat Kohli is India's slowest-scoring batter in T20 internationals. Should he go down the order?
In T20, how quickly a player scores depends on how quickly they accelerate, not on their strike rate at the end
Why T20 hitting is not just a more risky version of batting
And how Pakistan have not quite caught up with the other international teams when it comes to going on the attack
Who is a genuine allrounder? Do Kallis, Hadlee and Jadeja fit the bill?
Looking at it on the basis of players' batting and bowling contributions per match throws up some interesting lists
Does strike rotation matter in cricket? Yes, but not in the ways you might think
How the outcome of one ball affects the batter's response on the next varies between formats
Do we really need neutral umpires anymore?
The DRS numbers over the last three years show that there is no case for saying that home umpires are biased
Are Kohli and Pujara in slumps? Let's look at what the control data says
Looking at whether a batter is in control on a delivery can tell us about the trade-offs they make between risk and reward
What lines and lengths should you bowl to Kohli, Smith, Williamson, Root and Pujara?
An analysis of beehive data of lines and lengths bowled to these batters from 2012 onwards provides some insights
What looking at James Anderson's and Ishant Sharma's careers as collections of spells tells us about them as bowlers
There's a fair bit to be learned by looking at these bowlers in terms of the support (or lack of it) at the other end
How long can a batsman score poorly before it's more serious than just a matter of bad form?
Why form is more about technique than scores
T20 openers are more conservative than they need to be
They use up more of the team's innings than they need to for the runs they produce
Which current player is No. 2 among Test batsmen of all time when measured against the performances of the average player?
The Runs Above Average Replacement metric provides a fuller assessment of batsmen than just their average
Is the DRS a good thing? Yes if you're a fingerspinner, no if you're a left-hand batsman
How have batsmen and bowlers gained and lost under the various eras of the lbw law?
Why New Zealand should be at the top of the ODI rankings now
It's a good idea for the ICC to adopt the ELO system to rank teams
Is there an advantage to having left-right pairs at the crease?
In the first half of ODI innings, yes. In Tests, not really
Four-day Tests could be game-changing if they are structured right
To be truly successful, Test cricket has to fit better into contemporary life
Salman Butt, Kamran Akmal and Rao Iftikhar to assist chief selector Wahab Riaz
Australia's ODI World Cup champions enter 2024 IPL auction at highest base price
01-Dec-2023 • 20 hrs ago•Nagraj Gollapudi
Kohli and Rohit rested for white-ball games in SA; Suryakumar to lead in T20Is, Rahul in ODIs