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Saturday, September 22, 2018

How can we save Test cricket?

If you look at just about any statistic, test match cricket is on its way out. This year’s boxing day test in Melbourne, the...

Successful summer for England, but batting dilemmas remain

Jason Segall reflects on an interesting summer of cricket to look forward towards an impending Ashes down under.

In review: A summer of sport

As a keen football fan, sum­mertime (as Lana Del Rey so accu­rately said) is one full of sadness. Yes, there are a number of...

Crushing defeat for England in the Ashes, but Flickers of Hope...

As the dust settles on England's Ashes defeat Down Under, deputy sports editor Jason Segall ponders if there are any positives to take.

Smith’s Kingdom Collapses in Ball Tampering Scandal

Deputy sports editor Jason Segall has his say on revelations that Australian cricket captain Steve Smith and others deliberately cheated in a recent test match against South Africa.

Captain Cook resigns: What’s next for England?

Deputy sport editor Jason Segall offers his thoughts on the resignation of Alastair Cook as England Cricket captain and contemplates the legacy he has left behind, as well as potential replacements.

County Championship poised for another season

Deputy sports editor Jason Segall previews what promises to be another exciting year of County Championship cricket.

Cricket Club suffers false start to season

Cancelled fixtures puts league completion in doubt  Lack of warm up matches affects team performances For Men’s Cricketers in St Andrews, the season is short...

Cricket World Cup 2015: as revered as its name suggests?

Last Saturday saw 14 teams head to New Zealand and Australia to compete in the oldest international, one-day tournament in the cricketing calendar. The...

Joe Root and the fine art of cricketing leadership

Leaders are not one and the same. They are not uniform. Whether within or outside of sport, you will rarely find leaders who are...