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Steve Waugh

This Day That Year: January 2

All the Happening in Cricket on January 2 Centuries in International Cricket 2013 AN Petersen South Africa v New Zealand 2008 A Symonds    Australia v India 2007 W Jaffer         India v South Africa 2005 Salman Butt Pakistan v Australia 2004...
Anurag Thakur

SC removes Anurag Thakur and Ajay Shirke from their respective BCCI designations

In a development of events, Supreme Court has ordered to remove Anurag Thakur from the position of BCCI President for now abiding by the court orders. SC also has ordered BCCI Secretary Ajay Shirke to come down from his...
Cricket Australia

Australia to start preparations for India tour in UAE

Even before completing the current assignment against Pakistan, Australia seems to be much worried about their upcoming tour to India. They will be preparing now with time at hand in the UAE for the tour where they will be...
Misbah-Ul-Haq

Pakistan vs Australia Third Test Preview: Misbah to lead Pakistan in final Test

Pakistan team management has confirmed to the media that Misbah ul Haq will be playing the final Test match against Australia and will lead the team. Misbah who has been going through a bad patch in the runs in...
Najam Sethi

West Indies invited to play Twenty20 matches in Pakistan

The Pakistan Çricket Board (PBC) has invited the West Indies to play two Twenty20 internationals in Pakistan, this was comfirmed by the executive committee of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Najam Sethi at a press conference over the weekend. Sethi...
Virat Kohli celebrating Test Hundred

Some ‘Unique’ records by Indian Players in 2016

Indian test skipper Virat Kohli surpassed his average over 50 in all three formats, Ravindra Jadeja became first player to grab 10 wickets, score fifty and take four or more catches in a match. December 20th on the final day...
Sir Colin Cowdrey

This Day That Year: January 1

The opening day of the year is always great for any player. It is the beginning of new calendar year to book records in game of history. Here are some happenings on this day. Centuries in International Cricket 2014 CJ...
Andy Roberts Michael Holding and Sir Viv Richards

Wrong move by government of Antigua and Barbuda to buy Sticky Wicket with the...

Former  West Indies fast bowler Sir Andy Roberts says the government of Antigua and Barbuda made a mistake when it bought the Sticky Wicket Ground formerly owned by convicted Ameri can fraudster Allen Standford jointly with the West Indies Cricket...
Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting

Cricket Australia appoints Ricky Ponting as Assistant Coach for SL T20’s

Former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting has been appointed as the Assistant Coach for the T20 series against SL. This decision was made by Cricket Australia on Sunday, as per media reports. Previously, Jason Gillespie and Justin Langer were appointed as...
Kohli

2016: A year Virat Kohli to remember throughout his entire career

In 2016 Virat Kohli had a outstanding year with the bat, he was India's   highest run getter with  over 1000  runs. Kohli also  had a  dream season in the  IPL season with four T20 hundred and over 900...
Karun Nair, the future star of Indian cricket. Image: Cricinfo

I was trying to pace my innings in order to play a long innings:...

Karun Nair has been one of the most talked about cricketers over the past few weeks after his record breaking knock of 303 not out. Thus  he became only the second Indian cricketer after Virender Sehwag to notch up...
CRICKET-RSA-LKA-TEST

SA vs SL Second Test Preview: Islanders look to square series against Proteas at...

After going down by 206 runs in the First Test at Port Elizabeth against South Africa, SL succumbed to their first defeat in 5 Test matches, thereby breaking the winning streak. On a pitch where they were expected to...
Steve Smith

Unlikely win over Pakistan can give Australia confidence says Smith

  Steve Smith think his team unlikely victory over Pakistan on Friday in the second Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground will give his team confidence as they prepare for stiffer challenges against India at the end of the home...

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The Victory Tests: Part 1 – The Backdrop

In this series, Arunabha Sengupta relates the tale of the Victory Tests played between England and the Australian Services as a celebration of the...