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The lion arrives his den

IPL governing council announces "Each IPL franchise can retain 5 players". But the flash news says, "M.S.Dhoni's CSK return has been confirmed officially". That is the rapport he has created with Chennai Super Kings and people of Tamil Nadu.The...

Sir Don Bradman in Numbers

On this day in 1928 Donald George Bradman makes his International Cricket debut A 20 year old Donald George Bradman became Australia's 124th Test player Don Bradman scores 18 1 79 112 40 58 123 37* 8 131 254 1 334 14 232 4 25 223 152 43 0 226 112 2 167 299* 0 103* 8 66 76 24 48 71 29 25 36 13 30 304 244 77 38 0 0 82 13 270 26 212 168 51 144* 18 102* 103 16 187 234 79 49 0 56* 12 63 185 13 132 127* 201 57* 138 0 38 89 7 30* 33 173* 0 England Matches: 37 Runs: 5028 Ave: 89.78 HS: 334 100s: 19 50s: 12 India Matches: 5 Runs: 715 Ave: 178.75 HS: 201 100s: 4 50s: 1 South Africa Matches:...

Virat Kohli’s Smashing records

We don't want to bore you with the write up lets get into statistical analysis of Virat Kohli Century. Virat Kohli's last 8 Test centuries: 200 211 167 235 204 103* 104* 213 26th Nov 2000 at Nagpur: Sachin Tendulkar scored double...

Street Cricket rules

Last week i tweeted asking what is your favorite street cricket rules and got 100+ response which made me to write this article. Yes across the world there are numerous rules followed in street and backyard cricket then i thought...

Batsman to bat all five days

Not often you see a batsman to bat all five days of the test match and today Cheteshwar Pujara become only third Indian and 9th overall to achieve this unique feat. Interestingly all three Indians made this record at...

Gautam Gambhir- The unsung hero

Ask about India's 2007 T20 world cup win to anyone and you will see him telling you about Joginder sharma's last over, Sreesanth's catch,Irfan Pathan’s spell Dhoni's captaincy. Ask them about 2011 world cup win and they will...

Emotional roller-coaster of diehard indian fans during this border-gavaskar trophy

Host broadcaster star sports labelled this series as #TESTOFTHEBEST when all the pre- series evidence was pointing towards a one-sided affair.. In a remarkable turn of events in Ranchi on fifth day of the third test, Peter Handscombe and...

Pujara finds batting zen, and more

Key points from Border-Gavaskar trophy 2017-  Australia surpass expectations Not many people gave Australia a chance when they arrived on Indian shores. Ricky Ponting said if Ausatrlia can show fight in India that will be more than sufficient while Saurav Ganguly...

” T20 is for Kids Real men will watch Test Cricket “

Though it began in August 2005 between Australia and New Zealand but in all our consciousness it actually started in the lightning eve of 19th September 2007 at Durban, South Africa when punjabi southpaw Yuvraj Singh hammered Stuart Broad...

1st March 2003

1st March 2003 My Birthday. Saturday. Mahashivratri. India vs Pakistan battling in the momentous occasion of World Cup after many years since before the Kargil War put bilateral relations in deep freeze. For a cricket fanatic child raised in 90s...