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Smith ‘staggering’
Smith ‘staggering’ Mark Butcher

Smith ‘staggering’

Steve Smith’s form is "staggering" says Mark Butcher, after he eased through to his fourth consecutive Test century.

Warner 'unstoppable' Mark Butcher

Warner 'unstoppable'

David Warner was in irrepressible form as he scored his third century of the series against India, says Mark Butcher.

Butch: Big win for Smith Mark Butcher

Butch: Big win for Smith

Steven Smith proved his captaincy skills by guiding Australia to victory over India, says Mark Butcher.

Sharma 'staggering' Mark Butcher

Sharma 'staggering'

Rohit Sharma’s record-breaking 264 was a staggering display of hitting, says Mark Butcher.

Rayudu 'a revelation' Mark Butcher

Rayudu 'a revelation'

Ambati Rayudu's hundred in the 2nd ODI proved his match-winning credentials, says Mark Butcher.

Building confidence Mark Butcher

Building confidence

England should have declared early but must not be too harshly criticised, says Mark Butcher.

Maximum potential Mark Butcher

Maximum potential

England's batsmen must go all out in their final warm-up match against India, says Mark Butcher.

Leave Buttler be Mark Butcher

Leave Buttler be

Mark Butcher says England could 'waste' Jos Buttler's talents if he is shunted up into their T20 top order.

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Clarke denies rift after return

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Taylor fires England to win

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Lloyd on World Cup

Lloyd on World Cup

In the first of our new series, two-time winning captain Clive Lloyd tells us why he loves the Cricket World Cup.

World Cup Flashback

World Cup Flashback

Andy Bichel’s 7-20 and 34no destroyed England in 2003. Has there been a better all-round display?

World Cup Classics: West Indies implode against Australia in 1996

World Cup Classics: West Indies implode against Australia in 1996

Richie Richardson’s hopes of bowing out of one-day cricket as a World Cup-winning skipper were thwarted as the West Indies imploded against Australia to suffer their first ever semi-final defeat.