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 to the ball. What had...

Windies vs England: Joe Root’s 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 ago. The 28-year-old became the...

Why 2019 is providing an exciting year of cricket ahead in the UK

There are few things better in the world of sport than a good slate of cricket spread throughout the year. With a good stretch of tests and one-day events...

Scorchers Feeling The Heat: Five Key Big Bash Talking Points

We are now three weeks into the 2018/19 Big Bash season and little has gone to script so far in this thrilling T20 extravaganza. Giants have been toppled, new...

Big Data and the Changing Face of Test and T20 Cricket

Cricket has always been considered something of a numbers game, but in recent years, the sport’s use of big data analysis has ramped up to unprecedented levels. It goes...
Neil Flack

Captaining An Under-19 Side – An Interview With Neil Flack

Under-19 cricket isn’t kids kicking up heels, mankading non-strikers out all the time or even impressing your dad watching by the sidelines. It’s not even for kids. It’s for...

Gautam Gambhir : The Desperation, The Hunger and a Glorious Career

Gautam Gambhir : The Desperation, The Hunger and a Glorious Career "He never tries to be politically correct, he says what he thinks and he does what he says. Gautam...

The Almost Wicketless Session

Don't you get out, Doran. Don't you get out. Jake Doran wasn't even at the crease. Jordan Silk and Ben McDermott were. And Doran isn't a bad batsman. But that was...

How Variety In Attack Finally Gave England Success Away From Home

After years of failing away from home, England's decision to add more variety to their attack proved key to their 3-0 whitewash victory in Sri Lanka

Beyond The Australian Team

Paul Potts looks at the impressive performers so far in the Sheffield Shield and who could break into the Australian Test side