Joe Root is a "singular, driven individual" who will tackle the challenges of being England Test captain head on, says Mike Atherton.
Michael Atherton appraises Alastair Cook’s captaincy and thinks it would be sensible to consider options other than Joe Root.
Our team, including Sir Ian Botham, David Lloyd, Nasser Hussain, pick their favourite moments and players of 2016.
Michael Atherton reflects on England's capitulation in the fourth Test and praises the ongoing dominance of India.
England are facing defeat and have been made to pay for chances missed on day three, says Michael Atherton.
'Battling' Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler can push England towards a competitive first-innings score, says Michael Atherton.
Sam Billings should be called into the England squad to replace the injured Haseeb Hameed, says Michael Atherton.
Michael Atherton has questioned whether England need a third spinner following Adil Rashid's emergence.
Ben Stokes and Jonny Bairstow got more than they bargained for in a penalty shoot-out against Nasser Hussain and Mike Atherton.
Mike Atherton says England can't expect too much of Jos Buttler if he replaces Ben Duckett for the third Test in India.
Ben Duckett must adjust his technique quickly after three very similar dismissals in his short Test career, says Michael Atherton.
It was inevitable that Virat Kohli would make a big score during the Test series against England, says Michael Atherton.
Michael Atherton believes that this winter provides Trevor Bayliss with his "first real test" as England head coach.
Michael Atherton is looking forward to a thrilling finish in the second Test between Bangladesh and England in Dhaka.
Michael Atherton assesses Alastair Cook's captaincy as the left-hander equals his record number of appearances as Test skipper.
Michael Atherton believes England may consider playing a fourth spinner in the second Test against Bangladesh in Dhaka.
Mike Atherton hopes India's decision to trial DRS against England will lead to uniform playing conditions across international cricket.
Michael Atherton heaped praise on 18-year-old Bangladesh offspinner, Mehedi Hasan, after he took a five-for on debut.
Michael Atherton says the ECB are sending out a strong message with their relegation of Durham from the County Championship.
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