Cricket Monthly: Issue One - May 2014

By particularkev | A monthly magazine on global cricket.

Women's Twenty20: New IPL-style league planned by Australian pair

Cricket's top women players could feature in an Indian Premier League-style tournament within nine months.<p>That's according to Australian businessman Shaun Martyn who is proposing to launch a Women's International Cricket League.<p>It has yet to be sanctioned by the International Cricket Council but …

The history of cricket in England is one of many cultures

Cricket has often been appropriated by those who see the sport as being symbolic of ‘their England’, and who would invest it with exemplary qualities that it does not possess<p>The rich mix of English cricket<p>Of course Nigel Farage spent Sunday afternoon at the cricket, whiling away the final few hours …

Gayle to seek treatment for back injury

West Indies news<p>Chris Gayle has said he will seek treatment in Germany for an injured back to ensure he is fit for the home Tests against New …

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Cricket match fixing: Who's pulling the strings? - Sport

<b>The latest instalment in cricket's match-fixing saga has revealed a power struggle, writes Dylan Cleaver</b><p>"I believe there are dark forces at …

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Oz journo slams dull ICC fixing probe following no Oz players involved claims

A senior Australian journalist has joined critics slamming the International Cricket Council's probe into match fixing as 'dull' after the …

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The game that's in a fix

Cricket: The great game that is now in terrible fix<p>Getty Images<p>OFF YOU GO: The Wellington Firebirds celebrate taking the wicket of Lou Vincent, in …

Cricket match fixing: Anatomy of match fixing - Cricket

<b>In Lou Vincent’s example, he has the perfect personality traits to be considered vulnerable: a troubled man with money worries parachuting in and out</b> …

Cricket must confront the magnitude of fixing

The first step towards the solution is to appreciate the scale of the problem, something cricket still seems to be struggling to do<p>The sad truth is that the most recent spot-fixing revelations bring to mind nothing so much as Captain Renault’s line as he shuts down Rick’s Café in Casablanca: “I’m …

Czech cricket: onwards and upwards!

Prague TV |<p>20 May 2014<p>How far has cricket progressed in Prague over the last 12 months?<p>It’s been over a year since Prague.TV last met with the guys …