We start a brand new series of videos where we ask current and former players to offer us "one piece of advice" to pass on to people just starting out in the game. Mahela Jayawardene says "keep it simple".
In our latest 'Off The Mark' video, we find out how West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Smith first fell in love with the game and how close he came to accurately predicting his future as an international cricketer.
Brett Lee says it is best to describe the Indian Premier League as "organised chaos" but he credits the tournament with helping cricket make enormous progress off the field by breaking down cultural barriers.
We take a look ahead to the Sri Lanka-Pakistan Twenty20 International series that gets underway tomorrow (30th July) as the tourists aim to back up Tests and One-Day International series victories with another win.