Quiz: England Tour of India 2021

+4 Be it those wickets tumbling easily on unexpected pitches of Motera or the runs galore in the ODIs in Pune, the England tour of India was an enjoyable tournament. Although India won in all the formats, England put a tough fight in each of the formats. So how well did you follow this tournament? Take this quiz and find out. Featured Image: BCCI Akhil … Continue reading Quiz: England Tour of India 2021

Prasidh Krishna: The Karnataka Pace Machine

+2 It was 2019. The Kolkata Knight Riders were facing the Delhi Capitals in an IPL match. In a high scoring match, both the teams ended with a score of 185. With a Super Over about to start, the captain Dinesh Karthik tossed the ball to a 23-year-old Prasidh Krishna. The KKR team had much experienced bowlers like Lockie Ferguson and Andre Russell, but Karthik … Continue reading Prasidh Krishna: The Karnataka Pace Machine

6 Batsmen in the Race for Shikhar’s Dhawan’s Opening Spot

+4 Shikhar Dhawan’s form in T20s has been under the scanner for quite some time now. While he has been putting up some impressive performances, his strike-rate and consistency have been questioned. His consistency issues with the bat have come up during the recent Vijay Hazare Trophy (50-over tournament) too, in which he had 4 single-digit scores followed by a massive 153. Even in the … Continue reading 6 Batsmen in the Race for Shikhar’s Dhawan’s Opening Spot

Ravichandran Ashwin: Not Anymore in the T20I Race?

+5 Ashwin was almost playing after a year and a half in a major T20 match. His previous major T20 match was back in IPL 2019 when he was the captain of the KXIP team. Now, he was traded by KXIP to Delhi Capitals for the 2020 season of IPL. After an unexpected COVID-19 break, the IPL finally resumed and DC was facing KXIP in … Continue reading Ravichandran Ashwin: Not Anymore in the T20I Race?

Quiz: Indian Domestic Legends

+5 While the achievements of the Indian cricket team on an international stage can be discussed all day long, India also has an enviable domestic setup. There have been some enviable Indian domestic players and records over the years. Take this quiz to find out how much you know about Indian domestic cricket. Featured Image: Wasim Jaffer | Twitter Akhil KintaliI am a developer by … Continue reading Quiz: Indian Domestic Legends

IPL 2021 Auction Review: Which Team Stands Where?

+5 The IPL Auction for the 2021 season took place recently and most of the teams did what was expected of them. While there were some surprisingly explosive bids, there were some surprising misses too. Let’s have a look where each team stands after the recently concluded auction: 1. Royal Challengers Bangalore New Players Picked: Glenn Maxwell (14.25 cr), Sachin Baby (20L), Rajat Patidar (20L), … Continue reading IPL 2021 Auction Review: Which Team Stands Where?

Quiz: India vs England

+3 India and England share a unique history in cricket. While the British introduced cricket to India, the sport slowly became popular in India and as of now, this sport’s popularity has gone beyond expectations. Take this quiz to see how much you know about the rich cricket history between India and England. Featured Image: Twitter Akhil KintaliI am a developer by profession, a passionate … Continue reading Quiz: India vs England

7 Surprising Stats from Rishabh Pant’s Test Career

+14 It was his debut match, India was facing England in Trent Bridge. India wasn’t in the greatest position at 279/5 when he came in to bat. Facing his first ball, he gently teed it to the fielder. In the very next ball, on the second ball of his Test career, he came down the track and hit a huge six off Adil Rashid. That … Continue reading 7 Surprising Stats from Rishabh Pant’s Test Career

India’s Backup Test Bowlers: Best Indian Bowling Bench?

+4 Less than a decade ago, India had a great shortage of bowlers. Many players who made a mark in the limited-over games failed to replicate that in the Tests. Many big names from domestic cricket were brought into the team. While some failed, the others couldn’t do much due to lack of opportunities. This lack of good bowlers impacted India a lot. Since the … Continue reading India’s Backup Test Bowlers: Best Indian Bowling Bench?

IPL 2021 Auctions: 5 Players Mumbai Indians (MI) May Target

+3 Mumbai Indians had a successful season of IPL in 2020 and would like to continue the same in IPL 2021 too. While Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult did the major heavy lifting in bowling, none of the other pacers stood up. And this was evident in MI’s released player list. MI released the overseas pacers Mitch McClenaghan, James Pattinson, Nathan Coulter-Nile and Sherfane Rutherford. … Continue reading IPL 2021 Auctions: 5 Players Mumbai Indians (MI) May Target