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Drakes, Narine, Odean make it to CPL team of the tournament
Drakes, Narine, Odean make it to CPL team of the tournament

The tournament had several established stars doing well, but the new talent gave it an extra sheen

Chris Wood finds his belief as Hampshire prepare to take the Final step
Chris Wood finds his belief as Hampshire prepare to take the Final step

After numerous near-misses on Finals Day, astonishing 2021 turnaround gives hope

IPL 2021 returns: Rajasthan Royals, Punjab Kings, KKR and Sunrisers Hyderabad look to turn fortunes around
IPL 2021 returns: Rajasthan Royals, Punjab Kings, KKR and Sunrisers Hyderabad look to turn fortunes around

A look at the form in the first half and the challenges ahead for the bottom four teams on the points table

IPL 2021 returns: What Delhi Capitals, CSK, RCB and Mumbai Indians need to do differently in second phase
IPL 2021 returns: What Delhi Capitals, CSK, RCB and Mumbai Indians need to do differently in second phase

A look at the form in the first half and the challenges ahead for the top four teams on the points table

Slow Death back in the Fast Lane: How Tymal Mills rose again
Slow Death back in the Fast Lane: How Tymal Mills rose again

After managing a long-standing back issue, and starring in the Hundred, Mills is back in vogue

Sneaky battles, amazing performances, weird results: how the Australia-India rivalry took shape
Sneaky battles, amazing performances, weird results: how the Australia-India rivalry took shape

What does the next installment of this head-to-head have in store?

Mark Boucher: 'Team realised we are not a finished product'
Mark Boucher: 'Team realised we are not a finished product'

Coach credits self-awareness for South Africa's run of seven successive T20I wins

IPL 2021 Part 1: Samson's refused single, Jadeja's 37-run over, Brar's golden scalps
IPL 2021 Part 1: Samson's refused single, Jadeja's 37-run over, Brar's golden scalps

With the IPL set to resume, we look back at five defining moments from the first chunk of the season

The Buzz: Colin de Grandhomme's mullet is no more
The Buzz: Colin de Grandhomme's mullet is no more

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

Out-of-form Colin de Grandhomme stares at uncertain NZ future
Out-of-form Colin de Grandhomme stares at uncertain NZ future

With better options available, the 35-year-old is likely to be dropped for New Zealand's immediate assignments

Brendan Taylor's best: Putting one over Australia, sparking a record chase, and that last-ball six
Brendan Taylor's best: Putting one over Australia, sparking a record chase, and that last-ball six

As Brendan Taylor plays his last game for Zimbabwe, we look back at his greatest moments

Six-sixes man Jaskaran Malhotra gives stop-start career a boost, and is now dreaming bigger
Six-sixes man Jaskaran Malhotra gives stop-start career a boost, and is now dreaming bigger

The USA batter is the fourth man to hit six sixes in an over in international cricket, after Gibbs, Yuvraj and Pollard

In Case You Missed It: Covid, chaos, and condemnation
In Case You Missed It: Covid, chaos, and condemnation

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The Domingo Effect: Bangladesh reap the rewards of continuity and camaraderie
The Domingo Effect: Bangladesh reap the rewards of continuity and camaraderie

Speaking to ESPNcricinfo, the head coach reflects on the back-to-back series wins over Australia and New Zealand

India's T20 World Cup squad: Why Rahul Chahar and not Chahal? How did Ashwin make the cut?
India's T20 World Cup squad: Why Rahul Chahar and not Chahal? How did Ashwin make the cut?

We look at the reasons behind the selections of Kishan, Chahar, Ashwin, Axar, Varun and Shami

India's T20 World Cup selection questions: Five spots up for intense debate
India's T20 World Cup selection questions: Five spots up for intense debate

Ten names are almost certainties, but there is heated competition among the back-up batters, fast bowlers and spinners

Jasprit Bumrah happens. And England's challenge ends
Jasprit Bumrah happens. And England's challenge ends

Out of a clear blue sky, England undergo an hour of reckoning that wrecks their resistance

Misbah-ul-Haq's tenure - more lows than highs, but he wasn't always to blame
Misbah-ul-Haq's tenure - more lows than highs, but he wasn't always to blame

Misbah took over when Pakistan were No. 1 in T20I cricket, but they have slid since, like they have in other formats too

The Buzz: Players say their long goodbyes
The Buzz: Players say their long goodbyes

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

Rishabh Pant finds a new way of defying expectations
Rishabh Pant finds a new way of defying expectations

In grinding out his slowest first-class fifty, even he was going somewhere he'd never gone before