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14 Aug 2013

How women changed cricket

In her latest blog for Lords.org, cricket historian Zoe English looks at how women may have invented overam bowling and trialled the first non-red cri... Read more

The Dark Side: A portrait of Glenn McGrath

MCC Collections Officer Charlotte Goodhew on Justin Mortimer's portrait of Glenn McGrath. Read more
01 Aug 2013

Neutral umpires and the Spirit of Cricket

In her latest blog for Lords.org, Zoe English reflects on Simon Taufel's MCC Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey Lecture and the question of neutral umpires. Read more

Memory Man: Peter Doig on cricket, Francis Bacon and abstraction

Charlotte Goodhew talks to the acclaimed painter Peter Doig about cricket, Francis Bacon and his path towards abstraction. Read more
31 Jul 2013

Honours Board Legend: McGrath

Glenn McGrath, perhaps the finest fast bowler to play the game, returned to one of his happiest hunting grounds during the recent England v Australia ... Read more
29 Jul 2013

Honours Board Legend: Amiss

In 1974, Warwickshire and England's Dennis Amiss struck 188 against India to help set up an innings-and-285-run victory as Mike Denness' side took an ... Read more

Mandela's lawyer remembers Lord's through the ages

Sir Sydney Kentridge, the former lawyer of Nelson Mandela, spoke to Lords.org during the second Investec Test at the Ground about cricket in the 1940s... Read more
23 Jul 2013

The birth of 'Carnival Cricket'

In her latest blog for Lords.org, Zoe English looks at the birth of 'Carnival Cricket' and the story of one-day cricket. Read more
18 Jul 2013

Luck and judgement

MCC World Cricket committee Chairman Mike Brearley reviews the latest meeting, where the Decision Review System was high on the agenda. Read more

'Cricket' - then and now

Graham Sheffield blogs for Lords.org on a film that shows the Ground during the Ashes summer of 1948, when Don Bradman's Australia were all conquering... Read more
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