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.
Michael Atherton on the highs and lows of a tour that included the infamous Tiger Moth incident.
Nasser Hussain, Bob Willis and Mike Atherton explain the effect of England's 1986/87 Ashes win.
Nick Compton's Test career appears over after he missed out on the Ashes, says Mike Atherton.
Jonathan Trott's duel with Mitchell Johnson is shaping up nicely for the Ashes, says Mike Atherton.
Steven Smith can look forward to a long spell in the Australia line-up after his first Test ton, says Athers.
James Faulkner's selection for the fifth Ashes Test is clear warning to Shane Watson, says Mike Atherton.
Michael Atherton hails David Willey's match-winning display in Northants' Friends Life t20 Final victory.
Michael Clarke 'tamed' England's bowlers as Australia racked up the runs at Old Trafford, says Athers.
Mike Atherton has dismissed Michael Clarke's claim that Australia can win three Tests on the spin.
Michael Atherton says Michael Carberry deserves an England call-up for his fine one-day form.
Michael Atherton heaped praise on Joe Root after the opener put Australia to the sword in the second Ashes Test.
A Lord's victory would go a long way to healing any divisions in Australia's camp, says Mike Atherton.
Brad Haddin was magnificent despite Australia losing the opener, says Mike Atherton.
What bit of drama in the first Ashes Test at Trent Bridge fired up the Sky Sports pundits?
A strong tail may still provide some late jitters for England in the first Test's finale, says Mike Atherton.
Mike Atherton hailed Ashton Agar's nerveless knock after watching the debutant make history.