Joe Root’s return to form is down to adopting a more aggressive and ‘natural’ mindset, says Mike Atherton.
Steven Finn has a 'good chance' of forcing his way into England's fourth Test XI, says Mike Atherton.
England enjoyed another near-perfect day at the Ageas Bowl on Wednesday, says Michael Atherton.
Test newbie Jos Buttler's electric batting can re-energise English cricket supporters, says Mike Atherton.
Michael Atherton says India’s allegations against James Anderson could work in England's favour at Lord’s.
Michael Atherton praised the perseverance of England's bowlers after they eventually ousted India for 457.
Michael Atherton says Alastair Cook’s batting form must improve if he's to remain England's captain.
England's sterile tactics and poor bowling have put them in a hapless Headingley position, says Mike Atherton.
Dominant England must be ruthless to sink Sri Lanka in second Test, says Michael Atherton.
Mike Atherton assesses the positive impacts made by Joe Root, Matt Prior and Moeen Ali on day one at Lord's.
England must hit the ground running against Sri Lanka or endure a long summer, says Michael Atherton.
England's ODI win over Sri Lanka is an ideal start to life under Peter Moores, says Michael Atherton.
Nasser Hussain, Ashley Giles and Mike Atherton debate England's current best Test top six.
Virat Kohli's immense self-belief guided India into the World T20 Final against Sri Lanka, says Mike Atherton.
England's loss to the Dutch is unacceptable, even for a team shot of confidence, says Mike Atherton.
Michael Atherton praised Alex Hales' 'magnificent' match-winning World T20 ton against Sri Lanka.
Michael Atherton feels Kevin Pietersen ran out of allies in the England camp before making his decision to quit.
England must not rush to appoint a successor to former head coach Andy Flower, says Mike Atherton.
Kevin Pietersen knuckled down and showed pride in his MCG performance, says Mike Atherton.
The third umpire had no option but to uphold Joe Root's controversial dismissal, says Mike Atherton.
Alastair Cook's below-par start to the Ashes series is becoming a worry, says Mike Atherton.
Matt Prior must arrest his poor batting form before the Ashes are gone, says Mike Atherton.
Mike Atherton says Joe Root should bat at No 3 but Nasser Hussain is backing Ian Bell.
Australian skipper Michael Clarke endured a calamitous opening day to the Ashes, says Mike Atherton.
Mike Atherton remembers a series in which Shane Warne tipped the balance firmly in Australia's favour.