August31

The importance of Ponting and Hayden

by:
rickyponting_matthewhayden

Glenn McGrath and Shane Warne are usually cited as the key figures in Australia’s now ended era of Test dominance but in their own way Matthew Hayden and Ricky Ponting were equally as significant.

August23

Referral, Not the Plan A

by:
rudi_koertzen

It doesn’t matter who you support, England or Australia, it’s a safe bet that supporters from both sides will agree the standard of umpiring this 2009 Ashes series has been nothing short of abysmal.

August14

Looking Forward – Yesterday and Today

by:
lakerspinning

The purpose of this article is to have a look at Laker’s approach in order to see just how accurate or otherwise his predictions were and then for the writer to try and project the game forward again, this time, less ambitiously, to 21 years hence.

August10

Life After Flintoff

by:
Jonathan-Trott-355x23520090810091346

After the Ashes, England’s Test side will enter a new era, one where Andrew Flintoff in particular will need to be replaced. How should England balance their team without Flintoff, and who are the likely contenders to join the England squad in the future?