Analysis

The art of the match-losing innings

T20 batting is full of misplaced good intentions, poor strategy and systemic insecurity. This is how those qualities lose matches

Tim Wigmore

September 2018

The frustrations of M Vijay

Late last year he looked to have made a Test opening spot his own, but two series on, some old failings seem to have come home to roost

Karthik Krishnaswamy

August 2018

Collapso relapso

Batsmen are piling on runs like never before. They are also shrivelling at the first sight of adversity

Tom Eaton

March 2017

Crime and punishment

Warnings, fines, bans and let-offs: a short history of penalties and breaches under the ICC's code of conduct

Alok Prasanna Kumar

February 2017

Ambiguity in death

When exactly is a ball dead? Five recent instances that show the laws are unclear and the umpires indecisive

Russell Degnan

December 2016

Futuristic in stats and strokes

He last played an ODI more than 20 years ago, but his numbers remain jaw-dropping even by modern standards of batting

S Rajesh

March 2015