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The greatest innings of all time – is it Kusal Perera’s 153?

Derek Pringle divulges a talking point which has arisen from Kusal Perera's spectacular feat in Durban

February 27, 2019 with 0 Comments

Lavalette: Surely World Cup is beyond Ricky Ponting

Tristan Lavalette welcomes the recruitment of a former skipper to the Aussie ODI set-up but questions whether it has come too late

February 21, 2019 with 0 Comments

Adam Collins column: Emerald Isle now learning to swim at the deep end

It’s not easy, as Kermit the Frog taught us as kids, being green. And so it is for Ireland cricket in this their second year as a full..

February 21, 2019 with 0 Comments

Isabelle Westbury column: I’m all for an Ashes taunt but let’s make it funny!

Almost 20 years ago I made my first pilgrimage to St James’ Park. It was the start of the 1999 Premier League season, Alan Shearer was..

February 21, 2019 with 0 Comments

The tragedy of Wilf Slack, one of cricket’s true gents

He was 35 not out when he collapsed. He would not play another shot or draw breath again

February 21, 2019 with 0 Comments

We’ve got right mix to make yo-yo a no-no, says Joe Leach

Cliches come to mind all too easily when one thinks of Worcestershire.

February 21, 2019 with 0 Comments

Johnson column: Ok, you’ve beaten death but can you bat No.3?

The on-field verbals in St Lucia have turned out to be a bit more spicy than the anodyne stuff you normally get out in the middle..

February 21, 2019 with 0 Comments

Derek Pringle: Let’s protect Mark Wood and Olly Stone with a job-share

Derek Pringle recognises express English pairing have to be managed due to fitness concerns but insists they have to be allowed to play,

February 21, 2019 with 0 Comments

Simon Jones: Cranking up the speed makes all the difference

Richard Edwards talks to former England fast bowler Simon Jones about the importance of raw pace and how there’s no bigger weapon in any..

February 21, 2019 with 0 Comments

Tristan Lavalette column: Sympathy for Jason Holder but game just has to speed up

Baseball is nostalgically known as America’s pastime, but has been leapfrogged by basketball as the US’ second most popular sport. With..

February 14, 2019 with 0 Comments


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