I’m often struck when I read about cricket history about the great players that were playing the game in the early 90’s when I was getting into cricket that I just had no idea about at the time. My attention was limited to the players I had access to, whether on TV or at my local club, Somerset CCC. As I got into my early teens I began to appreciate the wider global game but I thought it would be interesting to compile a list of the players who captured my imagination before that, when I first started watching cricket. Continue reading “My childhood eleven – The players who shaped my cricket education”
Over the next eight days we will be sharing a new set of infographics pitting the eight Champions Trophy teams against each other on their form over the last two years. You’ll be able to see who is each country’s top performer with bat and ball, and how they rank compared to those from the other teams.
After the tournament we will look back and see how accurate these rankings proved to be.