What a fine mess English cricket finds itself in. Yet for supporters of a certain age, the last two months in Australia have just been a return to normal service.
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Thursday 01 November 2012
Samit Patel was the clearest 'winner' in England's stalemate against India A at the Brabourne Stadium.
Tuesday 30 October 2012
Steven Finn gave England significant cause for concern as he limped out of the attack with a thigh injury on an awkward first day of their India tour.
Thursday 25 October 2012
Captain must hope prodigal son KP can rewrite team's dismal record against 'slows'
Wednesday 24 October 2012
Stuart Broad will inevitably play a pivotal role as England seek to regroup under a new captain, reacquaint themselves with their most talented batsman and restate their Test match credentials in exacting conditions.
Monday 15 October 2012
Cricket South Africa and the national team's players have accepted an apology from England and Wales Cricket Board chief executive David Collier over comments he made concerning the Kevin Pietersen text row.
Wednesday 10 October 2012
South Africa's players are “awaiting an apology” for the suggestion from England cricket chief David Collier that some of their number provoked Kevin Pietersen into sending controversial text messages.
Sunday 07 October 2012
The way of modern sport is to deny, or show contrition for reasons other than true remorse
Sunday 07 October 2012
Former England captain tells Stephen Brenkley why Kevin Pietersen reminds him of another singular character who was talented enough to merit being treated differently
Wednesday 03 October 2012
The process of ushering Kevin Pietersen back into the England fold began today. This is the statement issued by the ECB...
Friday 31 August 2012
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Thursday 30 August 2012
It would be a pity if one unhappy summer – some lacklustre batting, the Test defeat by South Africa and England's loss of its No 1 world Test ranking – were allowed to colour the rest of Andrew Strauss's cricketing career.
Wednesday 29 August 2012
Clinical tourists pick up where they left off in Test series to leave England helpless as their run of 11 consecutive wins is comprehensively ended
Tuesday 28 August 2012
The limited-overs roadshow has arrived on the South Coast. It is still at the beginning of its journey, with London and several points north still to come before it finally ends on 12 September, five days before England embark on the defence of their World Twenty20 title.
Sunday 26 August 2012
Practice pays off for young left-armer as he takes three wickets in last over for Hampshire
Wednesday 22 August 2012
Today is the first anniversary of one of the greatest moments in English cricket history. It will be marked by soul-searching, hand-wringing and wondering what the heck to do next.
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