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Wednesday, February 20, 2019

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.

Toying with tradition: how will a new T20 tournament affect English...

Harry Dean explores whether a proposed new T20 tournament could represent the future of English cricket or whether it could be a moment of madness.

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...

Seagulls in Barbados: a review

If England’s latest fiasco against the West Indies is anything to go by, Barbados is, while paradisiacal in almost every sense, a rather tricky...

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...

Varsity Success for Saints Cricketers Despite Rain

Jason Segall travels down to Edinburgh to report on the inaugural Cricket Varsity match from the Carlton Cricket Club

Caribbean Revival: Are the Windies on the Road to Redemption?

Harry Dean takes a look to see if the West Indies can once again become a cricketing superpower.

Alastair Cook’s spin masterclass

James Gray breaks down Alastair Cook's secrets of batting against spin

Sri Lankan sojourn for Men’s Cricket Club

Cricket tour to Sri Lanka throws up stories, success - and some devious spin bowling

In defence of tradition

St Andrews is an institution steeped in tradition. This grand old estab­lishment is a testament to the power of history. The very essence of...