31 December
Saeed in Pakistan squad (Ananova)
England stick with injured trio (Ananova)
Stewart set for comeback (BBC)
Wasim makes it five (BBC)
World Cup spot for injured trio (BBC)
Stewart fit to return at Sydney (CricInfo)

30 December

29 December

28 December
Barmy banter gets out of hand (Sky Sports)

27 December
Honest Butcher makes sure his hands are clean (Guardian)
Butcher earns rare applause for England (Independent)
Bleak future for injured Stewart (Independent)
Butcher's honesty the only comfort (Telegraph)
Butcher shows a sporting touch (Telegraph)

Resilient Stewart nearing end of international journey (Times)

26 December
Butcher plays the blues but only on his air guitar (Daily Record)
Butcher needs fine tuning (Mirror)

25 December
I won't be fully fit for Test, admits Stewart (Ananova)

Stewart fear for England (BBC)

24 December
Stewart slight doubt for Test (Ananova)

England's Stewart doubtful for Test with bruised hand (CricInfo)
Hussain likely to stand by veterans (Independent)
England to rely on old guard (Telegraph)

23 December
Experience needed but not Stewart (Guardian)

Tudor suffers new blow (Sun)

22 December
Five lows of 2002 (BBC)

Hussain faces up to his Waterloo (Observer)

21 December

20 December

19 December
Selectors to place their trust in tried and tested (Times)

18 December

17 December
Surrey cash in on internationals (Ananova)

Hollioake feels Warne's pain (Guardian)
Blurred vision leaves Tudor gloom (Guardian)

16 December
Dates for Alec Stewart's Testimonial (Surrey CCC Official)

15 December
Hollioake a freed spirit again (Independent)
Singalonga losers: why England are a load of rubbish (Observer)
Hollioake returns with 'no fear' (Telegraph)

14 December
Hollioake: I almost quit (Ananova)

Hollioake bolsters England (BBC)
Tudor doubt for Melbourne (BBC)
Hollioake philosophical about England recall (CricInfo)
Round two for new-look Hollioake (CricInfo)
Hollioake: ‘I almost quit cricket’ (Cricket4)

13 December
Hollioake recall stirs memories of brother Ben (Guardian)
Happy Holli bounces back (Mirror)
Hollioake in from the cold as Flintoff gains merciful.. (Telegraph)

England's pupils take academic year in their stride (Times)

12 December
Hollioake gets England call (Ananova)

Hollioake in for Flintoff (BBC)
Hollioake set for England call (CricInfo)
Hollioake is England’s latest recruit (Cricket4)

11 December

10 December
Batty makes rapid advance (BBC)

9 December
Hollioake waiting in wings for World Cup (Times)
Inner London schools rediscovering a passion for cricket (Times)

8 December
Natural talent is stifled (Observer)
Fighting talk (Telegraph)

7 December
Taking the good with the bad (BBC)

To take or not to take (BBC)
The right squad for the Cricket World Cup? (BBC)
England name initial 30-man World Cup squad (CricInfo)

6 December
World Cup call up for Adam (Mirror)
Clarke signs, Salisbury will (Surrey Advertiser)

Ultralase have eye on bigger things (Surrey Advertiser)

5 December
Clarke agrees new long-term deal (Ananova)

Rikki Clarke signs new five-year contract with Surrey CCC (CricInfo)
Newman: A major repair job required (Surrey Mirror)

4 December

3 December
Hollioake plans triathlon trip (BBC)

I feared for my sight, says battered Tudor (Independent)
Tudor feared for his eye after Lee bouncer (Mirror)
I panicked big time (Sun)
Tudor keen on rapid return (Telegraph)

2 December
Hollioake in line for recall (BBC)

The future of English cricket (Guardian)
Waugh: My fear for Alex's eye (Mirror)
Stewart alone on the bridge (Telegraph)

1 December
Ashes misery compounded for England duo (Ananova)

Mark Butcher fined 20 per cent of match fee (CricInfo)
Tudor recovering after bouncer felling (Cricket4)