Almanac Teams: The Horse and the Frog, Best of 35 (1980- )

We’re halfway to Number 70 (will we get that far? Who knows!) in Rodney Boyd’s best of sides since 1980. Today’s team is all about a sextet of absolute stars in any era, with a few handy cameos thrown in.

The Ashes 2015 – Second Test, Day 2: Australians dominate at Lord’s

A great day for the Australians in the end, despite an early English fightback, as Citrus Bob Utber finally meets his nemesis.

SCG Test, Australia v India – Day Three: A Retraction

Joe Moore eats humble pie and issues an apology to SPD Smith for earlier statements doubting his cricketing ability.

Australian selectors still preferring the cryptic over the quick

  After watching Australia’s two one-dayers against England, there is one disturbing thought to emerge : some ghosts of the Andrew Hilditch era may have returned to our selectors’ thinking. There at Lord’s was that perennial selection of 18 months ago, Steven Smith, while Mitchell Johnson waltzed straight back into the side at The Oval when Pat Cummins succumbed to [Read more]