International Feature – The Best Sri Lankan Test Team of All Time…

Sri Lanka were the 8th team to be given full Test playing status in 1981. The ‘Lions’ won their first Test match in 1985 and have won many  matches  against all Test nations playing an attacking and intuitive style of cricket. Sri Lanka currently hold a number of records in Test cricket: 1) They hold… Continue reading International Feature – The Best Sri Lankan Test Team of All Time…

Open Wound – The Worrying Performances at the Top of the Order of Test Cricket…

Reflecting on the recent series between England and India,  I thought I would write about a concerning trend that continues to grow in Test cricket.  The poor performances of Test openers.  The opening batsman from both sides only produced 2 centuries and 1 fifty in the 5 match series  All of these scores were produced… Continue reading Open Wound – The Worrying Performances at the Top of the Order of Test Cricket…

International Feature – The Best New Zealand Test Cricket Team of all Time

The following team is selected with my view that it could win a Test match against another country at anytime and in any venue throughout the world.  The ‘Black Caps’ were the 5th country to play Test cricket starting in 1930. They did not win there first Test match until 1956. Until the last 10… Continue reading International Feature – The Best New Zealand Test Cricket Team of all Time

International Feature – The Best West Indies Team of all Time…

The following team is selected with my view that it could win a Test match against another country at anytime and in any venue throughout the world. I was fortunate to watch the great West Indian teams that dominated Test cricket throughout the 1980’s and the early 90’s. These teams played the game with panache… Continue reading International Feature – The Best West Indies Team of all Time…