• Australia v England, 1st Test, Brisbane
  • No fear for England as four in a row looms
  • Nov 20, 2013: Whatever the pitches and whatever the attacks, England appear to have the stronger side, while Australia's bluff and bluster seems a sign of insecurity

  • Ask Steven
  • And that's stumps...
  • Oct 13, 2013: Which wicketkeeper made the most stumpings in Tests?

  • Ask Steven
  • Cricket's golden oldies
  • Oct 11, 2013: Who was the oldest man to make his ODI debut for a Test-playing country?

  • Ask Steven
  • The unwanted record
  • Oct 7, 2013: Which specialist batsman played the most Tests without ever scoring a hundred?

  • Ask Steven
  • Dominic at the double
  • Oct 4, 2013: Was Dominic Sibley the youngest player to score a double-century in first class cricket?

  • The Ashes 2013-14
  • Rankin likely for Ashes, but questions remain
  • Sep 21, 2013: Debates over the identity of the second spinner, reserve wicketkeeper and reserve batsmen will occupy the minds of the England selectors ahead of the announcement of the Ashes squad on Monday

  • Cricket
  • Back Cook to finally shine in Ashes finale
  • Aug 20, 2013: The first half of the Ashes feats/overkill reaches a conclusion at The Oval where for the first time since Botham's annus mirabilis in 1981 England head to Kennington with the series wrapped up

  • Eng v Aus, 4th Ashes Test, Chester-le-Street, 1st day
  • Lyon's simple ploy that foxed England
  • Aug 9, 2013: Nathan Lyon is not a 'modern' offspinner but his old-school values have served him well

  • England v Australia, 4th Ashes Test, Chester-le-Street, 1st day
  • England's self-inflicted wounds show muddled thinking
  • Aug 9, 2013: England's batsmen did not appear to know whether to stick or twist on the opening day, but should have followed the lead of their captain

  • England v Australia, 4th Ashes Test, Chester-le-Street, 1st day
  • Polyhedral dice decide Starc's fate
  • Aug 9, 2013: ESPNcricinfo presents the plays of the day from the opening day at Chester-le-Street

  • Golf
  • Bell and Rogers the ones to watch
  • Aug 8, 2013: The about-turn in fortunes at Old Trafford has led to a marked change in odds for the fourth Test at Durham even though the Ashes are done and dusted

  • England v Australia, 3rd Ashes Test, Old Trafford, 5th day
  • Australia turn a corner
  • Aug 5, 2013: After the humiliation of Lord's, Australia refocused their game and, if it hadn't been for the weather, would probably have won in Manchester. That bodes well for the remainder of the Ashes

  • England v Australia, 3rd Ashes Test, Old Trafford, 5th day
  • Underwhelming success for England
  • Aug 5, 2013: Having been outplayed at Old Trafford, England retaining the Ashes was met with a subdued atmospshere

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