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Sam Curran: 'I look back on the 2018 India series thinking, yes I can perform at this level'
Sam Curran: 'I look back on the 2018 India series thinking, yes I can perform at this level'

The England allrounder talks about facing India again, and what he has learnt during his time with the Chennai Super Kings

A final chance to push for Australia's T20 World Cup squad
A final chance to push for Australia's T20 World Cup squad

A recap of some of those needing to impress the selectors over the five matches against Bangladesh

Are the India of 2021 better than the India of 2018?
Are the India of 2021 better than the India of 2018?

Three years ago, Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri were worried about the side's inability to seize key moments. Have they improved on that front?

Is Wanindu Hasaranga's 4 for 9 the best birthday performance by a bowler?
Is Wanindu Hasaranga's 4 for 9 the best birthday performance by a bowler?

Also: who has collected the most golden ducks in Tests?

India in England - the greatest hits
India in England - the greatest hits

Kohli and Co have the opportunity to add to the list of memorable moments that contests between the two teams have produced

The Buzz: Let's all learn from Jimmy Neesham
The Buzz: Let's all learn from Jimmy Neesham

All the bantz, the jousts, and little bit of eavesdropping from the social media playground and beyond

Hey India, let your spare batters play for Sri Lanka, please?
Hey India, let your spare batters play for Sri Lanka, please?

Our correspondent tears himself away from Hundred Twitter to make a request to the BCCI

Selection questions for India: Who should play if Rahane is unfit? Does Siraj get in?
Selection questions for India: Who should play if Rahane is unfit? Does Siraj get in?

India have a few things to ponder over as they prepare for the first Test against England, which begins on August 4

Did we really need the Hundred?
Did we really need the Hundred?

Changes to T20 could well have achieved the desired ends instead

In Case You Missed It: Sri Lanka, Australia fight back, the Hundred finds its rhythm
In Case You Missed It: Sri Lanka, Australia fight back, the Hundred finds its rhythm

Our best content from the week gone by

Four learnings for second-string Sri Lanka
Four learnings for second-string Sri Lanka

Can they help Hasaranga achieve his world-class potential, and can they fix their soft middle order?

Minor League Cricket: T20 league in USA kicks off with Sami Aslam, Corey Anderson in the mix
Minor League Cricket: T20 league in USA kicks off with Sami Aslam, Corey Anderson in the mix

The tournament begins on July 31 at seven venues across the USA

Indians at the Hundred: Jemimah Rodrigues sparkles, slow start for Shafali Verma
Indians at the Hundred: Jemimah Rodrigues sparkles, slow start for Shafali Verma

Smriti Mandhana, Deepti Sharma and Harmanpreet Kaur show good form in the early stages

Every second counts - early takeaways from the Hundred bash
Every second counts - early takeaways from the Hundred bash

Bowlers have it better, timekeeping is key, women have equal billing as men… there's a lot to get behind

Stats: Hasaranga's birthday bash, and Sri Lanka break 13-year duck
Stats: Hasaranga's birthday bash, and Sri Lanka break 13-year duck

All the statistical highlights from one of India's worst efforts with the bat in T20Is

Mike Hendrick: salt of the earth, sinew of the game
Mike Hendrick: salt of the earth, sinew of the game

Farewell to a fine bowler who beat the bat more often than seemed reasonable, and came close to winning England the 1979 World Cup

Kuldeep Yadav gets back in World Cup race on T20 return
Kuldeep Yadav gets back in World Cup race on T20 return

Before the IPL, there is one more T20I against Sri Lanka which gives him more time to get into his groove

'Be absolutely relentless on length' - Dale Steyn on succeeding as a fast bowler in England
'Be absolutely relentless on length' - Dale Steyn on succeeding as a fast bowler in England

The former South Africa fast bowler has some tips for Bumrah, Shami and Co

Has Rohit Sharma cracked the Test match opening code?
Has Rohit Sharma cracked the Test match opening code?

The England series will be a litmus test for him, but he has already shown that he can adapt his attacking style to the demands of the format

Juggling psychology and cricket, Calvin Harrison continues 'unbelievable' journey
Juggling psychology and cricket, Calvin Harrison continues 'unbelievable' journey

Allrounder may have got a platform to perform through the Hundred, but his development comes from a university and county system