IPL 2020 Post-Match Discussion: Game 10 – MI vs RCB

Second super over in just 10 matches? This shows how competitive all the sides are. RCB had won this game by the barest of margins in the final ball of the super over. This game between MI and RCB will be one of the best ever encounters in IPL history. Now, let’s see the strengths and weaknesses of both the sides.  Result: Royal Challengers Bengaluru … Continue reading IPL 2020 Post-Match Discussion: Game 10 – MI vs RCB

Dean Jones: The Professor who Defined Aggression

Dean Jones has been one of the icons of cricket and a revelation for Australia. He has impacted not only Australia cricket, but, the entire world. Let us trace his journey from all the facets of his life: As a Player Back in the 1980s, ODI cricket was pretty much on the lines of Test cricket with teams scoring around the run-rates of 4 to … Continue reading Dean Jones: The Professor who Defined Aggression

IPL 2020: Squad Analysis of Rajasthan Royals (RR)

Rajasthan Royals (RR) had won the inaugural IPL trophy way back in 2008 when they were led by Shane Warne, but since then they haven’t managed to qualify for a single IPL final. The closest they came so far since their title-winning season was in 2013 where they secured the 3rd place. They will hope to change their fortunes this season. Let us now see … Continue reading IPL 2020: Squad Analysis of Rajasthan Royals (RR)

IPL 2020: Squad Analysis of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)

RCB has always been a squad full of star players, there have been legends like Rahul Dravid, Anil Kumble, and Jacques Kallis. Presently, too they have some great players like de Villiers, Kohli and Steyn. As the proverb suggests, “Too much of any good thing can be harmful,” RCB haven’t won a single IPL title in their history. Let us have a look at how … Continue reading IPL 2020: Squad Analysis of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)

IPL Throwback: Chris Gayle’s Stunning 175*

It was one of the most dominating displays of batting in the history of cricket. The ‘Gayle’storm had struck Bengaluru when the mighty Chris Gayle was batting against the Pune Warriors India, and it was an innings worth remembering. Chris Gayle was going through a great form this season. The match started off with rain interrupting the match after just having completed one over. Some … Continue reading IPL Throwback: Chris Gayle’s Stunning 175*

IPL in UAE: The Conditions and Impact of the Lack of Audience

Right from the time IPL has been shifted to UAE along with the strict rule that the players will play amidst zero audience and fanfare, two questions have been buzzing in the minds of analysts: How will conditions from UAE be different from conditions in India in this IPL? Will the lack of audience affect the players? Yorker World will answer these questions today: How … Continue reading IPL in UAE: The Conditions and Impact of the Lack of Audience

Mankading: The Story, Incidents And Opinion

Mankading is one topic that has been very controversial throughout the history of cricket and it makes headlines whenever a cricketer even comments about it. Let us understand what is Mankading and some of the most famous incidents. The History Let us see where this term ‘Mankading’ came from.  According to the Law 42.16 on Mankading: If the non-striker is outside the crease at the … Continue reading Mankading: The Story, Incidents And Opinion

The Warwickshire Treble: Greatest Performance in County Cricket

County Cricket in England is deemed to be one of the highest quality cricket games across the globe, and this story is related to one of cricket’s greatest achievements, the Warwickshire Treble. Back in 1994, Warwickshire put up one of the best performances in county cricket history. They won the County Championship, the Sunday League, and the Benson & Hedges Cup in the same season. … Continue reading The Warwickshire Treble: Greatest Performance in County Cricket

Billy Bowden: The Man who made Umpiring Entertaining

Batsmen, bowlers and fielders are the first people that come to us when we think of cricket. Then come the umpires, who are the people behind every decision and a signal. Umpiring was a job considered ‘boring’ because of the fact that the umpires had to stay in the same position and give a signal or decision using different gestures. Once the over finishes, the … Continue reading Billy Bowden: The Man who made Umpiring Entertaining