Mike Atherton

England made it too easy for Aussie hero Ashton Agar

Talking Point
Fri 12 Jul, AT 10:28

Where were the bouncers? Where were the tactics? Not Alastair Cook's finest day as England captain

The Ashes, cricket, Alastair Cook, Michael Clarke

The Ashes: six key factors that will decide the series

Tue 9 Jul, AT 13:45

England are being tipped to win, but could Australia's cricketers spring a surprise this summer?

Tom Maynard

Tom Maynard: cricket star undermined by toxic lifestyle

Talking Point
Wed 27 Feb, AT 11:10

There may be more cricketers with a drug habit fuelled by soaring wages

Critics hail Alastair Cook's bold call to bring Pietersen back

Talking Point
Wed 28 Nov, AT 10:18

Star batsman's return to England fold surprised many observers – but Cook has shown he's a clever captain

Kevin Pietersen

Has Kevin Pietersen lost the will to win?

Wed 13 Jan, AT 09:25

As England seek victory in South Africa, Atherton questions KP’s hunger

Andrew Flintoff

Do England need Flintoff?

Tue 14 Jul, AT 13:40

Media comment: The injury-prone all-rounder should no longer be seen as pivotal to England’s success