Misbah-ul-Haq becomes the oldest captain to hit a Test ton

Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul-Haq became the oldest captain to score a ton in Test cricket on Thursday. He achieved the feat in the first Test against England at Lord’s on Thursday when he made 110 not out in the first day’s play. Misbah was 42 years 47 days when he achieved this milestone. The previous oldest […]

David Saker appointed as the Fast bowling coach of Australia

Cricket Australia, on Thursday (July 14), appointed David Saker as the full-time fast bowling coach of their national side, the slot was left vacant by Craig McDermott following an unsuccessful ICC World Twenty20 campaign in India earlier this year. Saker, who was England’s pace bowling coach between 2010 and 2015, led the Victorian Bushrangers to […]

Snorkeling, Diving, Yoga Keep the Indian Cricketers Fresh in the Caribbean

The Indian cricket team is taking full advantage of the Caribbean sea and its beaches ahead of their second warm-up match at St Kitts from Thursday, the Kohli led side has mixed business and pleasure in equal measure. The first match, a two-day affair, ended in a draw. Team India are to play a three-day […]

England vs Pakistan 1st Test Preview: England will be full of confidence at Lord’s

The last time Pakistan came out to Lord’s, the match ended with three Pakistani players (Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Asif and Salman Butt) being sent into the cricketing gallows. However, after almost half a dozen years have passed since that incident, both teams will be raring to lock horns against each other. The occasion will also […]

Cricket Fraternity Split Over Mohammad Amir’s Test Comeback

As Mohammad Amir gets ready to return in the most purest form of Cricket, on the same stadium where he was found guilty of spot-fixing six years ago, the cricket world is divided on whether the tainted pacer should be allowed to make a comeback or not. IN FAVOUR OF AMIR’S COMEBACK Nasser Hussain, Former England […]

Rohit, Dhawan and Rahul all scored Half-Ton on day one

Indian batsmen Shikhar Dhawan (51), KL Rahul (50) and Rohit Sharma (54 not out) had a good outing with their respective half-centuries, while Cheteshwar Pujara came up with solid knock on day one of their first practice match against West Indies Cricket Board President’s XI at Warner Park in Basseterre, St Kitts on Saturday. After both […]

Shoaib Akhtar anguish over BBC’s ‘Spot-Fixer’ jibe at Mohammad Amir

After 3 for 36 in 11 overs  in a warm-up match against Somerset in Taunton, BBC ran a headline in their mobile service: ‘Spot-fixer Amir Takes Three Wickets on Return’. Many Cricketers and Cricket pundits have found BBC’s ‘spot-fixer’ jibe at Mohammad Amir in poor taste. The young Pakistani pacer, who was banned from international cricket for […]

Ravichandran Ashwin will be the key for India in West Indies says Sourav Ganguly

India’s former captain Sourav Ganguly on Friday, said off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin will play a key role to India’s chances during the Test series against the West Indies, the upcoming series in the Caribbean will be India’s first under the new head coach Anil Kumble. On his 44th birthday, while interacting to media Ganguly said, “I think Ashwin […]

ENGLAND vs SRI LANKA 5th ODI PREVIEW : CONFIDENT ENGLAND LOOK TO FINISH THE SERIES ON HIGH

  After winning the fourth ODI, England have already clinched the series. Now they will be looking forward to continue their momentum and finish the series with the win. On the other hand, Sri Lanka will try to finish the series on positive note by winning this ODI. However, it is not a meaningless match, […]

Amir will get a good reception in England: Shane Warne

  Australian spin legend Shane Warne believes it will be a “who has a better bowling attack” competition in the Pakistan-England series which will commence from July 14 at Lord’s. The spin king believes the top-order of both the teams will have to face a hard time trying to cope with the seam on English pitches. “I […]