Jonathan Trott suffered a relapse of the condition which ruled him out of the Ashes. The same old “soft” and “weak” comments resurfaced, but burnout is far more complicated than that. Read it here.
A chat to Michael Holding produced this on genuine fast bowling and why it’s such a lovely thing. Published by Al Jazeera. Read it here.
Spoke to the BBC World Service about depression in cricket. You can listen to the show here.
Quinton de Kock is finally showing signs that he has what it takes to cut it at international level. During South Africa’s tour of the UAE, he’s looked a different player to the one who made his debut almost a year ago. It’s all down to some good old-fashioned hard work. So much hard work …