Cricket was a money game long before Stanford

February 24, 2009

stanfordAn interesting reversal in the accustomed roles of news and sports writers emerges from the newspaper coverage of Allen Stanford, the Antigua-based Texan who faces charges relating to an alleged $8 billion fraud.

Plenty of winners from drawn test as Stanford loses ECB deal

February 20, 2009

In a week when Twenty20 cricket’s highest profile backer fell from grace, the drawn test between West Indies and England provided a strong reminder of the enduring quality of the long-form of the game.

What impact will Stanford charges have on cricket?

February 17, 2009

U.S. authorities charged Texas billionaire Allen Stanford and three of his companies with “massive ongoing fraud” on Tuesday as federal agents swooped in on his U.S. headquarters.