England’s Stuart Broad is confident he has plenty more to give in the Test arena after rolling back the years with a brilliant Ashes campaign.
Cricket World Cup
Sports clubs in the north-east have paid tribute to a cricket and rugby stalwart and medical pioneer who has died of leukaemia in Aberdeenshire, aged 80.
On the morning after the champagne super over which sparked England’s maiden World Cup triumph, nobody could deny the excitement and efforts of both the winners and New Zealand to roll with it through the many twists and turns of the climactic contest.
It’s a measure of how far things have moved in Eoin Morgan’s world that he probably won’t remember his first involvement in World Cup action.
England have never won the Cricket World Cup since the tournament was launched in 1975.
It was the match which really lit up the Cricket World Cup.
There are two World Cups in progress at the moment - in cricket and women’s football - and both events, in different ways, have demonstrated how sport can impress and depress and occasionally during the same match.
The chief executive of Cricket Scotland has responded to criticism of the current World Cup by saying that every team should have to qualify for the finals of the event in the future.
No sport has a monopoly on stupidity, but cricket too often punches above its weight when it comes to creating unbridled farce.
A year ago this morning, Scottish cricket was basking in glory and celebrating banner headlines after the national side’s dramatic ODI triumph over England in Edinburgh.
There have been plenty of justified complaints about the structure of the 2019 Cricket World Cup, which starts this week.
George Salmond can hardly believe that 20 years have passed since he led Scotland’s cricketers into their maiden World Cup foray.