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Planet Cricket: Is greed of the Big Three destroying the game?

Bangladesh haven't toured England since 2010 and it doesn't look like they will be in the near future as ECB and other boards chase money

September 13, 2017 with 0 Comments

Derek Pringle column – Let’s toast forgotten men from Botham’s summer

It was the biggest occasion of its kind, an attempt to get all living England cricketers male, female and disabled to a dinner at Lord’s..

February 28, 2017 with 0 Comments

ECB’s Steve Elworthy appointed managing director of Cricket World Cup 2019

The ICC and ECB today jointly announced that Steve Elworthy had been appointed as managing director of the ICC Cricket World Cup which will..

July 19, 2016 with 0 Comments

Peter Hayter column – Why the ICC masterplan should not spare Ashes

A cautious welcome to the ICC’s proposal to offer those nations currently excluded from the closed shop of Test cricket a way in through..

June 6, 2016 with 0 Comments

Derek Pringle column – Finn must eye up the prey and hit the deck hard

There is another game Steven Finn appears to be playing alongside cricket at the moment – Snakes and Ladders. Finn, a 6ft 8in fast..

June 6, 2016 with 0 Comments

Strauss is right in admitting limited thinking, writes Peter Hayter

by Peter Hayter With his stentorian tones, Radley College and Durham University education and entirely apt nickname of Lord Snooty, Andrew..

November 18, 2015 with 0 Comments

VIDEO: “We Are England” – Alastair Cook, James Anderson & Co on what it means to play for England

Watch England stars past and present describe what it really means to play for your country

July 6, 2015 with 0 Comments

LV= Breakthrough Player Award shortlist announced

Six of the county game’s brightest young talents have been shortlisted for this year’s LV= Breakthrough Player Award. Alex..

June 30, 2015 with 0 Comments

WIN tickets to Essex v Ravi Bopara’s All Stars!

What do Chris Gayle, Shahid Afridi, Mahela Jayawardene, Kumar Sangakarra and England star Ravi Bopara all have in common? The correct..

April 30, 2015 with 0 Comments

Strong start vital, says Cross

Picture: © Action Images   Kate Cross has stressed the importance of England women’s opening three games against New Zealand...

February 10, 2015 with 0 Comments


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