India vs Sri Lanka: 5 Indian Players To Watch Out For

+4 While the preparation for World Test Championship Final is underway for the Indian team, BCCI managed to fit in a T20I and ODI series against Sri Lanka after the Final. As the regular players from the Indian squad would be in England, BCCI has selected other players to tour Sri Lanka. Shikhar Dhawan has been chosen as the captain, while Bhuvneshwar Kumar will be … Continue reading India vs Sri Lanka: 5 Indian Players To Watch Out For

World Test Championship Final: Does New Zealand have better pacers than India?

+8 As the World Test Championship Final comes nearer, it has been announced that overcast conditions could be expected during the match. Given this, both India and New Zealand will look to build teams that can work best in such conditions. Traditionally, overcast conditions have always favoured the swing bowlers. There have also been instances where few swing bowlers weren’t able to control the swing … Continue reading World Test Championship Final: Does New Zealand have better pacers than India?

How Mohammad Nabi inspired a war-struck nation to take up Cricket

+4 If we are searching for a model of how to meet tough international challenges with skill, dedication and teamwork, we need to look at the Afghan national cricket team. The following lines were said by Hillary Clinton when she was addressing the media in the USA back in 2010. Now, the USA is a country with no relation to cricket, and when it wants to … Continue reading How Mohammad Nabi inspired a war-struck nation to take up Cricket

Quiz: IPL 2021 – Phase 1

+2 With some exhilarating matches, amazing knocks with the bat and some impressive spells with the ball, the IPL 2021 started off with a bang. Unfortunately, it stopped midway due to the ongoing pandemic. But, we’ve seen a great tournament so far which promises some mouth-watering clashes in the second phase. So, how well did you follow the 1st phase of IPL 2021, take this … Continue reading Quiz: IPL 2021 – Phase 1

Why do Expensive Overseas Pacers fail in IPL?

+6 Just like every year in the auctions, even in the auctions of IPL 2021, the overseas pacers were the most expensive buys. Chris Morris went for 16.25 crores, while Kyle Jamieson, Jhye Richardson and Riley Meredith went for 15 crores, 14 crores and 8 crores respectively. One striking and shocking point to be noted is, none of the latter three had prior experience of … Continue reading Why do Expensive Overseas Pacers fail in IPL?

Quiz: How well do you know Sachin Tendulkar?

+9 Sachin Tendulkar has been an inseparable part of Indian cricket history. It is amazing to see how a single person can unite an entire nation to a sport. So, how big a fan are you of Sachin? Take this quiz and find out. Featured Image: Sachin Tendulkar | Twitter Akhil KintaliI am a developer by profession, a passionate Cricket fan and have contributed with … Continue reading Quiz: How well do you know Sachin Tendulkar?

AB de Villiers: Stats in T20 Leagues after Retirement

+6 AB de Villiers had surprised everyone with his abrupt retirement from international cricket back in 2018. He was just 34 at the time of retirement and was in brilliant form. He confessed that he was tired and wanted to focus on league cricket from thereon. Now that AB de Villiers was available for all the leagues, he became a hot cake for all the … Continue reading AB de Villiers: Stats in T20 Leagues after Retirement

IPL 2021: Punjab Kings Pre-Season Analysis

+4 The Kings XI Punjab had a horrendous start to the tournament in 2020 having lost 6 games out of the first 7. Later on, they gave a good comeback winning 5 matches in a row before losing the next two. For this season, KXIP went the Delhi Capitals way and had a total revamp. They renamed themselves as Punjab Kings and also changed their … Continue reading IPL 2021: Punjab Kings Pre-Season Analysis

IPL 2021: Kolkata Knight Riders Pre-Season Analysis

+4 The Kolkata Knight Riders had too many ups and downs last season. After some good and bad games, KKR missed the Qualifiers by a whisker and finished 5th in the table. They had many positives, but a captaincy change in the middle of the season made a lot of noise. This year, KKR will be willing to make it to the Qualifiers and win … Continue reading IPL 2021: Kolkata Knight Riders Pre-Season Analysis