THAT Hundred

Australia had a year without Steve Smith. They tried Peter Handscomb, then Mitchell Marsh, then Shaun Marsh, then Nathan Lyon, and finally Marnus Labuschagne...
Andy McBrine

Cloudy in Stormont, Sunny for McBrine : A Highbrow’s Class Act

19th May. You could be excused if you were caught sneaking the weather updates more often than usual but the European summer can be...
Cricket World Cup 2019

Cricket World Cup 2019: Are England Meeting Expectations?

Four games played, three wins and a defeat to the mercurial Pakistan. So far so good for the pre-tournament favourites, very much on course...
World Cup Semi-Final

Who Will Make the World Cup Semi-finals?

Who will make the World Cup semi-finals? The 2019 Cricket World Cup is underway in England and Wales with the international game’s top teams battling...

How to deal with Russell

Andre Russell is the best offensive player in the Indian Premier League. He has the highest strike rate in IPL history out of all...
Josh Poysden

From Leggies At Birmingham to Flippers At Headingley : An Interview With Josh Poysden

It is almost an hour past noon as the Hindu gymkhana overlooks the sensational Marine Drive with the sun beating down at 30°C. It...
PSL 4

PSL 4: Team Of The Tournament

After a month of enthralling cricket, the fourth edition of the Pakistan Super League came to an end in Karachi with Quetta Gladiators finally...

Assessing Ireland’s Spin Depth

In recent news, perhaps the Irish border ‘backstop’ was crucial to a Brexit deal defeat but when you poke your nose around in a...

The Last Ball of the Day and its Meaning

When Shane Warne bowled Basit Ali on the last ball of the day in 1995, there was a great interest in the back story...
Joe Root

Windies vs England: Joe Root side on the march

Joe Root stamped his own personal authority on his England side as they romped to a 3-0 whitewash over Sri Lanka almost two months...