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The Ashes - 1st Test, Trent Bridge, 2013

Following the tragic death of Phil Hughes, here's a look back of the part he played in what was then a record 10th-wicket partnership with debutant ... #November 27, 2014

The week ahead in 60 seconds

It’s a Champions League T20 overload this week, with the distraction of the penultimate round of County Championship action.... #September 15, 2014

Flintoff on the 2005 Ashes

It is nine years since England won the 2005 Ashes. Andrew Flintoff gives the inside story on each Test and the celebrations... #September 12, 2014

Eoin Morgan - how to find your form

Eoin Morgan's matchwinning 71 against India was a welcome return to form, and here he tells you how you can follow his lead... #September 10, 2014

The week ahead in 60 seconds

England’s summer is over, but there’s plenty of crucial County Championship action this week along with the start of the T20 Champions ... #September 08, 2014

England's worst ODI defeats

After another embarrassing defeat to India, we look back through history at some of England's worst one-day series defeats.... #September 03, 2014

The Timeless Test

Norman Gordon, the oldest Test cricketer who has died aged 103, played in the Timeless Test of 1939. We spoke to him and looked back at that match.... #September 02, 2014

The week ahead in 60 seconds

There’s a plethora of international action plus the English domestic scene approaches its climax in both the Championship and Royal London Cup.... #September 01, 2014

Mag taster: Cricket's last post

While World War One raged the Bradford League became an unlikely sanctuary for players such as Hobbs, Barnes and Woolley.... #August 21, 2014

The week ahead in 60 seconds

There’s plenty at stake as we head towards the end of the English summer with T20 Finals Day and quarter-final spots up for grabs in the RL ... #August 18, 2014

Archive: The thing that could not be

Stuart Broad was given ... #August 17, 2014

From the Archives: XI quirky bowling actions

With Saeed Ajmal's bowling arm under scrutiny, we look back at some of the more curious bowling actions in cricket history.... #August 13, 2014

The Cricketer announce Owzat-Cricket as the official retailer of the National Village Cup in a new two-year deal

After a hugely successful association in 2014, The Cricketer is delighted to announce Derbyshire-based equipment experts Owzat-Cricket as the ... #August 11, 2014

From the Archives: XI DRS decisions

The England-India series has thrown up a few DRS what-ifs. But what if DRS had been in place since the beginning of Test cricket ... ?... #August 06, 2014

From the Archives: XI Swing theories

Swing has been in the air at the Ageas Bowl. Here's 11 reasons why this might be the case, from dark cows to high tides.... #July 30, 2014

The week ahead in 60 seconds

The T20 Blast finalists are to be decided, KP takes the field in the Caribbean, while England look for their first Test win of the summer.... #July 29, 2014

From the Archives: XI Ceremonies

The opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games takes place in Glasgow this evening. But no sport does it better than cricket. Eh-hem.... #July 23, 2014

The week ahead in 60 seconds

The group stage of the T20 Blast wraps up as we welcome the return of domestic 50-over cricket. And India’s whirlwind tour of England continues.... #July 22, 2014

Taster: Davidstow Village Cup

Roche CC are one of eight quarter-finalists competing for a Lord's final on Sunday. Benj Moorehead watched the Cornish team invade Berkshire last ... #July 18, 2014

Big interview: James Anderson

Last October James Anderson spoke to us about how he had to cultivate a mean streak in order to survive as a fast bowler. Read it here... #July 17, 2014

Eyewitness: Northants vie for title

A pick-me-up for all Northamptonians: the story of the epic match against Warwickshire in 1995 when the title was at stake.... #July 15, 2014

The week ahead in 60 seconds

Rolling back the years with the likes of Marcus Trescothick, Mahela Jayawardene, Chris Gayle and Andrew Flintoff in this week’s cricketing ... #July 14, 2014

Five things to look out for in the Championship

Can Northamptonshire turn things around, pining for Panesar and in praise for Shantry: we look at the weekend's big issues.... #July 11, 2014

Eyewitness: England v India, 1971

As England and India prepare to join battle, we recall the Oval Test 43 years ago. India had never won a Test here, let alone a series ...... #July 08, 2014

The week ahead in 60 seconds

England and India get underway while the counties jostle for position at the top and bottom of the Championship and T20 Blast tables.... #July 07, 2014


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