Clare Connor to become first female MCC President

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A female first Former England women’s captain Clare Connor will become the new MCC President in October next year succeeding the current president Kumar Sangakkara. All-round cricketer Clare Connor represented England from 1995 to 2005. Kumar Sangakkara, the former wicketkeeper, batsman and captain of Sri Lanka was invited to serve a second term in the […] READ MORE


5 legends who aren’t on the Lord’s Honours Board

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The Lord’s delight Lord’s to cricket ground is commonly referred to as “The Home of Cricket” because it is one of the most iconic venues in the world. This is because of its rich history and tradition. The venue itself is named after Thomas Lords – the founder of the ground in 1814. There are […] READ MORE




Rejuvenated India Shock England

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Rejuvenated India Shock England Not even India’s most ardent fans would have predicted what transpired last week in Trent Bridge. Perhaps not even Ravi Shastri and Virat Kohli themselves. Sides aren’t supposed to come back after being 2-0 down in a test series, not even at home. Not when they have been hammered in nearly […] READ MORE


The Assumption of Action

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As rain prevented play on the opening day at Lord’s, the lack of entertainment highlighted how there was an assumption of action. Cricket was scheduled: an outside element was needed to disrupt it. There was, however, no recommendation outside of internet chat rooms for Lord’s to invest in a roof despite the annoying disruption. Nick […] READ MORE



Four Things India Must Do To Win At Lords

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Four Things India Must Do To Win At Lords After an quintessential test match in Edgbaston, summer carnival moves to the home of cricket. Both teams will lock horns against each other at the iconic Lords. England will be hoping to build on the momentum while Kohli’s men will be desperate to level the series. […] READ MORE


MS Dhoni: The Finisher, Finished?

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MS Dhoni: The Finisher, Finished? After England defeated India comprehensively in the recently concluded three-match ODI series, you’d expect the media to be talking about Joe Root’s spectacular runs in ODIs, Kuldeep Yadav’s magical spells or India’s middle order woes ahead of the World Cup next year. However, like you always see, the Indian media […] READ MORE


Royal London One-Day Cup Final: Live Updates

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Royal London One-Day Cup Final: Live Updates Welcome to Last Word on Cricket’s live coverage of the Royal London One-Day Cup Final between Hampshire and the Kent Spitfires. We are reporting live from the media centre at Lord’s and will be bringing you live updates throughout the day and some post-match interviews. It should be […] READ MORE