Jarrod Kimber


Did you know we just had a disability cricket World Cup?
Did you know we just had a disability cricket World Cup?

Chances are you didn't, and that's just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the problems faced by disability cricket

Why isn't Colin Ingram being picked in all the T20 leagues?
Why isn't Colin Ingram being picked in all the T20 leagues?

Version 2.0 bats big, fast and consistent - but in the world of auctions and drafts, perception still trumps performance

Why isn't Ravindra Jadeja better in T20 cricket?
Why isn't Ravindra Jadeja better in T20 cricket?

Slow left-arm spinners generally do well in T20s, plus he can also bat a bit. Then why doesn't he stop runs, take many wickets, or bat quicker in the IPL?

When nothing good would last
When nothing good would last

South Africa came to England missing vital organs and left with questions over the health of the rest of the side

My summer watching the big four
My summer watching the big four

Kohli, Root, Williamson and Smith have indisputably been top of the batting heap for four years now. They were all on show in England this year

You need to work harder and smarter, Pakistan
You need to work harder and smarter, Pakistan

If they want to be No. 1 again, they need to stop going into series so undercooked

Bangladesh's extraordinary 16 years in Test cricket
Bangladesh's extraordinary 16 years in Test cricket

There's a case for saying they've underperformed, but considering where they started, and how long it takes to grow in cricket, their achievement is spectacular

We need to talk about bouncers
We need to talk about bouncers

What we needed from the Phillip Hughes inquest was a serious discussion on how to make our game, where 90mph bowlers are now the norm, safer

Saeed Ajmal won't stop fighting
Saeed Ajmal won't stop fighting

He's no longer the dangerous bowler he was at the height of his powers, but he hasn't given up just yet

Yasir fight embodies Pakistan's rise
Yasir fight embodies Pakistan's rise

Nothing in Pakistan cricket comes easily, as Yasir's experience in England has shown, but this was their moment to savour

What a difference a game makes
What a difference a game makes

Most things went right for Pakistan in victory at Lord's. In the second Test, most did not

Facts conspire against Sri Lanka
Facts conspire against Sri Lanka

Some may believe they were victims of misfortune but the truth is Sri Lanka's defeat was at least partly self-inflicted, not the result of a conspiracy

A not-quite-perfect special-sort-of day
A not-quite-perfect special-sort-of day

Amid the rainfall and the disappointment of seeing Alex Hales miss out on a maiden Test hundred, there was still a bit of the Lord's magic

How Carlos Brathwaite became a star
How Carlos Brathwaite became a star

He wanted to be able to do what his team wanted him to do. At the World T20 final, that meant backing himself to hit the sixes he had practised all tournament

What's worked in this World T20?
What's worked in this World T20?

Yorkers made a comeback, pure batsmen largely trumped hitters, and the myth of the par score was busted

A team of 11 Afridis
A team of 11 Afridis

Afghanistan are a side who identify with their Pashtun brother in heart, mind and cricket

Why isn't T20 taken seriously?
Why isn't T20 taken seriously?

Dismiss it as cricketainment all you like but T20 is cricket. That is a fact that isn't acknowledged and respected enough

South Africa: giants without laurels
South Africa: giants without laurels

Their dominance overseas for a decade ranks among the most impressive in cricket history. So why haven't they been feted like history's other great teams?

How Younis endures through the turmoil
How Younis endures through the turmoil

The tireless regularity of Younis Khan's run-scoring has provided Pakistan with a sense of certainty, something that the nation has lacked for a very long time

The watchers watched
The watchers watched

A day spent at the Kia Oval, sampling the habits and conversations of the men and women who make up the average County Championship crowd