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...

Old Rivals England and Australia to Resume Battle

The old rivals resume their battle on Thursday, as England play host to Australia in the latest installment of one of the sport's greatest...

Ireland’s bowlers give their batsmen a second chance

The sun was out, and the partnership was set. England were still 51 behind, but the gap was becoming small enough for the Irish...

The Day Ireland Shocked England at Lord’s

There's nothing like a batting collapse, of seeing a rush of wickets on the scoreboard nearly matching the flow of runs and, for a...

Shoots of recovery as Ireland prepare for England Test

As an Irishman leads England to World Cup victory, Ireland Cricket is back on the up too

As The Walls Closed In

Fielding in a multi-day match is different from fielding in any other type of single-day match, whether that match lasts for a full day...
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...

Haseeb Hameed England future: it’s now or never

Haseeb Hameed is batting for not just his England future in 2019 but his Lancashire career too

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...