Ravi and Mani: Tied together in a moment in history

We wouldn’t be talking about it if we had won or lost, says Shastri; what do you say – destiny, asks Maninder

I was there – the first Test match on Indian soil

"A special occasion" - the story of watching Nayudu and Jardine, Nissar and Nichols from a sofa at Bombay Gymkhana

Caught in a time warp, Kanpur can win you over with its charm

It wasn’t the ideal venue for India’s 500th Test, but the city hit the spot with its old-world brand of politeness and courtesy

From Tied Test to 500th, BCCI indifference to history remains appalling

To ignore the memorable Chennai game of 1986, and to not invite several captains for the Kanpur bash, did the Indian board no credit whatsoever

Sehwag was a genius who changed Indian cricket: Kapil Dev

Former India captain picks his favourites – Test wins, batsmen and performances – and looks back on his special 432nd

West Indies cricket still being run by stupid people: Stephenson

Accidental pioneer of slower ball reflects on ‘rebel’ tour of South Africa, and a career unfulfilled

Gambhir in line for comeback
Gambhir in line for comeback

Hamstring injury to KL Rahul opens the door for veteran batsman to return to international cricket

Ashwin, Jadeja spin India to win
Ashwin, Jadeja spin India to win

Vijay and Pujara the biggest stars with the bat as New Zealand go down by 197 runs in Kanpur

Regina v Cairns: The road to hell – paved with scorched reputations

After a bruising saga that stretched back to January 2010, even the victor felt slightly defeated

When Wisden ignored the Olympics

Sydney Pardon, the Almanack’s editor at the time, didn't mention cricket’s first and only appearance at the Games in 1900, and for good reasons