Ireland's Spin Depth

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 cricketing context, you could see...

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...
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 ago. The 28-year-old became the...
Joe Root Cricket

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...
Cricketing Moments

Three big cricketing moments of 2018

The year 2018 has come to an end and there is a lot that has happened both on and off the field. The year had its fair share of...

Kohli Achieves The Other Cowan – Again

In internet parlance, a Cowan is when a batter faces 100 balls in a Test match innings for not many runs. Perhaps a dated reference, and far from the...

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...

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

Joe Root’s New England : Rekindling The Winning Spirit

Joe Root and his England team have managed to do something really special on this tour to Sri Lanka. They have beaten Sri Lanka in Sri Lanka, something which...

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