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Johnson column: Like royal weddings, things won’t be the same now

Martin Johnson on how cricket is just as prone to modernisation as Harry and Meghan

May 30, 2018 with 0 Comments

Westbury column: How T20 reflects lure of private sector

By Isabelle Westbury When David Storey, arguably the greatest novelist to have played professional sport (granted a narrow genre), wrote..

March 22, 2018 with 0 Comments

Hayter column: Imagine Darren Gough’s value in today’s T20 market

Peter Hayter says the 'fat lad from Barnsley' would have made a steal in mega-riches of the Indian Premier League

February 13, 2018 with 0 Comments

Johnson column: T20 cricket, the most virulent virus since the Black Death

(Photo: Vivek Prakash-IDI / Getty Images) By Martin Johnson Did you know that the average human attention span is getting shorter and..

October 12, 2017 with 0 Comments

Pity that KSL launch lacked World Cup’s self confidence

(Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images) Alison Mitchell regrets that women’s T20 league was introduced in low-key style…..

August 15, 2017 with 0 Comments

Manthorp column: South Africa the last domino to fall as T20 cricket falls to global cash moguls

(Photo: Lee Warren/Gallo Images/Getty Images) By Neil Manthorp It wasn’t necessary to watch South Africa’s insipid performance in the..

June 28, 2017 with 0 Comments

Peter Hayter column – Let’s have more of this magic – and free to air, too

If Colin Graves, Tom Harrison and those at the England and Wales Cricket Board pushing for acceptance of their Twenty 20 vision needed..

May 9, 2017 with 0 Comments

Derek Pringle column – Force is strong as Gayle cashes in again

Gayle was T20’s poster boy right from the start, nailing his short-form colours to the mast with his infamous, “I wouldn’t be sad”..

April 25, 2017 with 0 Comments

Why Mills’ transfer was the IPL’s most intriguing

(Photo: Getty Images) By Harvey Burgess Ben Stokes’s £1.7m transfer at the IPL auction on Sunday may have developed into the day’s..

February 22, 2017 with 0 Comments

Yes, T20 should be fast-paced and fun but let’s cut out these howlers

Alison Mitchell looks back at the controversies in the shortest form recently and suggests that the game must have integrity A few recent..

February 7, 2017 with 0 Comments


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