The Australian captain told one English player to ‘get ready for a broken arm’. Is this really what the Ashes is all about now?
Cricket Australia is still very lofty about ‘The Spirit of Cricket’. After their team’s loutish pleasure in humiliating England, they have a nerve
Following its football tournament, Rome will soon hear the sound of willow on leather
Breaking off sporting links with Pakistan would signal our displeasure at the way it treats minorities
Test match cricket approaches the profundities otherwise attained only by great literature, even by religion itself. Why does it happen so rarely?
Of course it doesn’t quite achieve what only a religious understanding can deliver: all the same, nearly all human life is there
After all, the mighty are being put down from their seats and the humble exalted
Cricket star Graham Gooch inspires students at St Joseph’s College, Stock-on-Trent
Cricketers at St Ambrose College in Cheshire take on battle-hardened Marylebone Cricket Club