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July 2019’s Ball of the Century: Ferguson to Buttler – ONE

Ball of the Century This month’s ball of the century was bowled during the World Cup Final, on July 14th, when Lockie Ferguson bowled the final ball of the 43rd over to Jos Buttler. Buttler crouched and...

New Zealand star Boult lifts lid on World Cup final heartbreak

News Trent Boult has admitted that he is still processing New Zealand’s heartbreaking World Cup final defeat to England. The Kiwis came agonisingly close to being crowned world champions but suffered a super-over loss to England at Lord’s...

Eoin Morgan lifts lid on “amazing” No. 10 visit; reveals thinking on future

News World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan has revealed how the team’s visit to Downing Street went, whilst also confessing he is yet to make a decision on his playing future. Less than 24 hours following the stunning conclusion to...

Cricket is NOT a sport, so say the Russians

News In what will surely be a massive blow to almost no one, the Russian Sports Ministry has once again ruled that Cricket is not an official sport. The Russian ‘registry of sports’ list determines which sports are deemed...

Jacques Kallis calls for ODI rule change in one specific area

News South African great Jacques Kallis believes an amendment should be made the to powerplay rule to prevent the ODI format becoming too batter friendly. The current powerplay laws state that: During the first 10 overs of an innings a...

Sir Alastair Cook gives the Test opener’s view on World Cup mayhem

England The chaos like we saw unfold on Sunday runs (usually) in stark contrast to the traditional sedate style of play in Test cricket, so it comes as no surprise to hear that Sir Alastair Cook was left...

Leader to the end: captain Morgan quells rowdy No. 10 celebrations

News Keen to avoid the boisterous scenes of 2005, England captain Eoin Morgan quickly put a stop to any lairy behaviour as the team visited the Prime Minister on Monday evening, a report has claimed. England won the 2019...

42,000 and counting sign petition for cricket’s terrestrial TV return

News In the wake of English cricket’s greatest success since the Ashes series of 2005, more than 42,000 signatures have been penned on a petition to secure cricket’s return to terrestrial TV. Sunday’s Cricket World Cup final attracted a...

From the sublime to the ridiculous – World Cup graphics deconstructed

Features Calmed down yet? Me neither. Something to read between watching the endless replays of that last ball set to Titanic music or the reaction in Trafalgar Square. Let’s talk graphics. Don’t worry – cricket graphics, I’ve not lost...

Ben Stokes rebuffs notion that World Cup heroics completes redemption

England English all-rounder Ben Stokes has revealed that although his checkered past has made World Cup success all the sweeter, that redemption for his past tribulations was not a motivating factor. Stokes starred in an epic final with an...

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Manchester United could use new formation to solve their squad dilemma

There will be plenty of intrigue when the Manchester United team sheet drops this weekend. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and his side begin their pre-season tour...

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