South Africa's cricket is on the rise again, now represented by players of all the country's races. One of them is Temba Bavuma. His first test century in 2015 knocked a few perceptions for a six.
Just because you were good at sport does not mean you can coach without furthering your qualifications and experiences.
Examining our sporting heroes reveals much about ideas of national identity and who is accepted.
The former England captain was a towering figure in sport, but her mission to reduce inequality in cricket remains unfinished.
The rise of India's Ravichandran Ashwin is down to both art and science.
New research shows pink cricket balls can be extra difficult to see in those crucial minutes when day turns to night during play.
The European Union has a deep, and maybe unbreakable reach into our sporting life.
When a cricket match is cut short there's a way to work out how many runs are needed in any reduced over game. That's okay for the long form game but it doesn't work for the shorter matches.
As Chris Gayle has so amply demonstrated, there is still considerable resistance to the full integration of women into sport culture – and not least in the sports media.
The pink ball introduced to this year's day night cricket test can be difficult to see for some players, especially if they are colour blind. There is a better choice of colour.
What can the International Cricket Council learn from FIFA and the IAAF? Plenty.
There's no evidence that cloud cover affects bowling at all, but everyone involved with cricket seems to think it does.
If a misogynistic atmosphere is allowed to prevail in men’s individual and team sports, then all the platitudes about sport being a socially positive force stand exposed.
Leave debates about on-court banter aside and focus on the victim here.
Cricket, which has aspirations to become a global game despite the limitations of its growth trajectory along the lines plotted by the old British Empire, may shrink back to a few strongholds.
While women achieve great things on field, off-field administrators need to make sure they're supported.
A corruption scandal in India's cricketing super league has led to the suspension of two of its teams.
It's not just about physical training and psychology, sport is influenced by your location.
The Ashes start tomorrow but the war of words has already begun.
It was designed as a way of achieving a result from rain-affected matches, but the Duckworth-Lewis method is not fit for purpose. Here's a suggested replacement.