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

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 in … Continue reading World Test Championship Final: Does New Zealand have better pacers than India?

Probable Playing XI of India for the World Test Championship Final

On 9 July 2019, India encountered a sorrowful defeat against New Zealand and got knocked out from the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Indian fans were devastated as they had been dreaming about that awaited ICC Trophy. Well, they’ll have something to cheer for from 18 June 2021 as India will go against New Zealand to secure an ICC Trophy after 8 long years in … Continue reading Probable Playing XI of India for the World Test Championship Final

Pravin Amre: A Dissatisfied International Career But An Amazing Coaching Career

Pravin Amre, the batsman who scored a 50 on ODI debut and 100 on Test debut unfortunately didn’t have a long career for India. He made his debut against South Africa in 1991, when it got readmission into international cricket. He ended up playing just 11 Tests and 37 ODI’s between 1991 and 1994. However, his coaching has helped a lot of cricketers, who were … Continue reading Pravin Amre: A Dissatisfied International Career But An Amazing Coaching Career

Quiz: How well do you know Sachin Tendulkar?

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 articles … Continue reading Quiz: How well do you know Sachin Tendulkar?

When Sachin Tendulkar was accused of Ball Tampering

If you are an Indian, you would be aware of the stress and strains the umpires have to face in ‘Gully Cricket’. One wrong decision from the standing umpire and there is a furore on the pitch. All the fieldsmen encircle the umpire and heated arguments take place which mostly end with the ‘change in the decision‘. But fielding sides in international matches have no … Continue reading When Sachin Tendulkar was accused of Ball Tampering

WC 1996 Semi-Finals: The Great Indian Heartbreak

“If only pictures could talk, all Indian cricket fans would have wept for 15 years, until 2011” Embed from Getty Images The 1987 World Cup finals were at Eden Gardens, where Indians gathered in large numbers to see England lose and celebrate the win of Australia as revenge for India’s loss in the semi-finals. 9 years later, in 1996, the venue was Eden Gardens again … Continue reading WC 1996 Semi-Finals: The Great Indian Heartbreak

Shardul Thakur: A Journey to be Remembered

“Tula maanla re Thakur” were the words echoed by Virat Kohli after Thakur won India a decider ODI with an unbeaten 17 runs off 6 balls against West Indies in December 2019. Shardul Thakur has since been in the scheme for India’s plans, particularly in ODIs and T20Is. Thakur has further proved the team management his worth with a match-winning 67 runs against Australia in … Continue reading Shardul Thakur: A Journey to be Remembered

Decoding India’s Pace Attack for T20I World Cup 2021

After a successful T20I series against England, India’s confidence is sky-high. India outclassed England, especially in the last 2 T20I’s. What’s more important and satisfying for India in those two games was their bowling. India has immensely struggled while defending totals in the shortest format. Death bowling and bowling in Powerplay has been a major concern. Fortunately, Indian pacers didn’t disappoint the skipper Kohli this … Continue reading Decoding India’s Pace Attack for T20I World Cup 2021

Prasidh Krishna: The Karnataka Pace Machine

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 trusted … Continue reading Prasidh Krishna: The Karnataka Pace Machine

India vs England T20I 2021: Key Takeaways

India continued its winning streak in the recently concluded series against England, making it an unbeaten 8 T20I series win on a trot. Embed from Getty Images India gave a clinical performance in the series decider guided by a fantastic opening partnership from Kohli and Rohit and an equally good performance from Bhuvneshwar Kumar. India, once again, after losing the toss, battled coming out of … Continue reading India vs England T20I 2021: Key Takeaways