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Saturday, October 19, 2019

In defence of Alistair Cook

It has been a traumatic six months for the young England Captain but as his Sri Lankan counterpart proved, there is light at the end of the tunnel

Optimism abounds as cricket season draws near

Just when it seems that BUCS action had finished for the year, deputy sports editor Harry Dean previews cricket season for both the men's and women's first team.

It’s Just Not Cricket

On Thursday of last week three Pakistani cricketers were jailed for their involvement in a plot to bowl no-balls at specific points during a...

Scotland squad for tour of the Middle East bears many new...

Scotland's squad announcement for their tour to Afghanistan is shrouded in controversy. James Gray reports.

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.

Aussie angst: inside the Ashes

The Ashes are in full swing. Hugo Porter, a Pom, takes on the Aussies

Early season wobble for uninspiring Saints

Robert Chadwick reports on Saints Cricket's uninspiring first games of the indoor season.

Pom in Oz: Frazer Hadfield reports on The Ashes

Our man in Australia reviews the first test of this year's Ashes.

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...

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...