List of things Indian commentators can't say expanded
List of things Indian commentators can't say expanded

And why Simon Harmer is okay with not being a fast bowler

Irfan encouraged to low-five
Irfan encouraged to low-five

Also: Uthappa's existential doubts, Prasad's commentary return, and more

Paul Farbrace's Spain diary
Paul Farbrace's Spain diary

In which the England team coach goes missing during a team-bonding mission

Bangladesh v India: how the teams stack up
Bangladesh v India: how the teams stack up

A comparative analysis of how the two sides rank on various parameters. Featuring Narendra Modi, Anushka Sharma and tiger masks

Bayliss to learn English for new job
Bayliss to learn English for new job

And other cricket news you may have missed in recent days

Gayle put off by orangeness of orange cap
Gayle put off by orangeness of orange cap

As the IPL and those hypnotising three-syllable chants roll on, there is a bunch of disturbing complaints making the headlines

Kohli to buy out stadium for Anushka
Kohli to buy out stadium for Anushka

It's IPL time, so there's plenty of news you may have missed while staring at the cheerleaders

ICC to help cricketers identify journalists who insulted them
ICC to help cricketers identify journalists who insulted them

Vital cricket news you may have missed because you were busy watching the confounded World Cup

The camaraderie of the big-screen countdown
The camaraderie of the big-screen countdown

You know the one, where players from both teams show off their mad math skills

Afghanistan desperate to wake up from fairy-tale run
Afghanistan desperate to wake up from fairy-tale run

And other bits of news around the tournament you may have missed

Famous World Cup chants decoded
Famous World Cup chants decoded

In which we deconstruct what the fans are yelling in the stands

Warner to box kangaroo in opening ceremony
Warner to box kangaroo in opening ceremony

And how can there be a World Cup without Pitbull?

Seven superstitions we may see at the World Cup
Seven superstitions we may see at the World Cup

A handy guide to the esoteric rituals and lucky charms you can expect to see at the tournament

Warner to take Hindi tutorials
Warner to take Hindi tutorials

Plus, a weepy Corey Anderson opens up in our news round-up

India's report card in Australia
India's report card in Australia

In which several famous Marks, from Twain to Knoplfler, come into the picture

Irfan donates vertebrae, spinners opt for elbow surgery
Irfan donates vertebrae, spinners opt for elbow surgery

The pick of the cricket headlines this year

The real reasons why the BCCI opposes DRS
The real reasons why the BCCI opposes DRS

And it has little to do with 100% accuracy

Fewer batsmen hanging bats out to dry
Fewer batsmen hanging bats out to dry

Changes in technique and more in our news round-up

Yasir Shah reminiscent of Abdul Qadir and Yasir Shah
Yasir Shah reminiscent of Abdul Qadir and Yasir Shah

Also: Joe Root's Movember struggles, and the perils of slow-motion replays

Sangakkara asked to delay retirement by 200 years
Sangakkara asked to delay retirement by 200 years

Also: the duckface plague, excerpts from a PCB letter to the ICC, and more