5 Moments when Muttiah Muralitharan made Sri Lanka proud

The Australian Cricket Board has recently done their best to portray Muttiah Muralitharan as an anti-national. The article on their website titled“Muttiah plotting Sri Lanka’s downfall” certainly caught the eyes of Sri Lanka Cricket Board and their sports minister went on…

James Anderson: The Late Bloomer

In 2014, a rejuvenated India toured England looking to overturn the horrors of three summers ago. They put up a good show at Trent Bridge. They followed it up with a brilliant victory at the Mecca of cricket, Lords. Spirits…

India’s famous overseas Test victories

Indian cricket team is generally very strong at home. But when it comes to overseas, India’s performance against quality oppositions has traditionally been below par. However, there are a few very good victories that are worth reminiscing. Here we bring…

Allan Border: The Harbinger of Modern Australia

Allan Border is a former Australian test cricketer. He was a left handed middle order batsman and was the second man to reach 10,000 runs in test cricket (after India’s Sunil’s Gavaskar). However, he is most remembered for being the…

The Kohli Root Conundrum

Last week saw stupendous performances from two elite batsmen in different parts of the world. What also garnered attention was Michael Vaughan’s tweet comparing the test match statistics of Joe Root and Virat Kohli. Here we look at the careers…

Top 5 India vs West Indies encounters

India vs West Indies has taken place 90 times,with India winning 16 and losing 30. These matches have produced several classics and it was difficult to narrow down to just 5 test matches. Till the end of the 60s, India…

Chandu Borde: The Eternal All Rounder

Chandu Borde is a former Indian test cricketer, who played 55 test matches from 1958-69. He was a right handed middle order batsman and a leg spin bowler. Borde is also one among only 4 Indian cricketers to have been…

5 Infamous Match Fixing incidents in Cricket

The Lodha committee came out with its report yesterday suggesting radical yet necessary changes in the overall functioning of cricket in the country, which included a change in the power structure (hierarchy) of BCCI in order to prevent conflict of…

Top 5 team Celebrations on a Sports Field

Team sports is all about togetherness and bond which the team shares. While playing as a team, a camaraderie and a sense of brotherhood is formed among the team. Teams stay together during hard times, and celebrate like one strong…

The progression of Faf du Plessis

Francois du Plessis, popularly known as Faf Du Plessis by his fans and the cricketing fraternity worldwide, turns 32 today. The right-handed middle order batsman and a part-time right arm leg-break bowler, who plays for the Republic of South Africa (RSA),…