newscricket16 days ago

WATCH : Quinton de Kock's brilliant reflexes to claim his 100th Test dismissal

South African wicket-keeper Quinton de Kock has created a distinct niche for himself as being one of the finest wicket-keeper batsmen around. Yesterday, he reaffirmed the faith by taking a blinder to send Tom Westley packing to claim his 100th Test dismissal.
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newscricket21 days ago

WATCH | Jonny Bairstow counters a bouncer with Sachin Tendulkar's signature upper cut

English wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow used Sachin Tendulkar's signature upper cut to perfection when Kagiso Rabada attacked him with a bouncer on the fourth day of the third Test between England and South Africa. Bairstow's quick fire 63 helped the hosts put up a colossal target of 492.
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newscricket21 days ago

Narendra Modi advises Indian women's cricket team not to be burdened by their World Cup final loss

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has advised the Indian women’s team not to be burdened by their loss to England in the final of the ICC Women’s World Cup earlier this month. Modi also reminded the women’s team that they had won the hearts of the entire nation, despite not winning the world cup.
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newscricket24 days ago

WATCH | Kagiso Rabada bowls the perfect yorker against England

Kagiso Rabada has made a name for himself as the best fast bowler in the world at the moment. And he once again proved his worth in the ongoing third Test match against England when he delivered a perfect yorker to Dawid Malan which left the Englishman sprawling on the floor.
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newscricketa month ago

Never imagined my daughter would pick up six wickets in the final, says Anya Shrubsole’s father

After the man of the match performance by Anya Shrubsole in the Women’s World Cup final, her father Ian Shurbsole has shared his happiness and stated that it was a like a dream-come-true moment for him. A former cricketer himself, Ian also added Anya has always been single-minded and focused.
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newscricketa month ago

Reddit : What is the country where D/L has been used the most

The Duckworth Lewis method has become an integral part of cricket in the recent years and has played a pivotal role in deciding crucial matches that would have otherwise been abandoned. A Redditor recently posted a graph depicting the countries that have relied the most on the method for results.
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newscricketa month ago

Kevin Pietersen ready to make International comeback with South Africa

Kevin Pietersen is eagerly counting the months to his potential return to international cricket with South Africa - 2 years from now and 5 years after he was unceremoniously dropped from the English team. He will be playing extensively in South Africa from now on to further his cause.
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newscricketa month ago

Joe Root shocked by Michael Vaughan's 'lack of respect for Test cricket' comment

England Test skipper Joe Root has termed Michael Vaughan's criticism of the England side as "unfair" and added that he couldn’t believe the comment came from Vaughan, his boyhood hero. But the 340-run loss to South Africa forced him to admit that they have to adapt the rigors of Test cricket better.
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newscricketa month ago

No Indian finds a place in Alastair Cook's All time cricketing XI

Former English Test skipper Alastair Cook named his All Time cricketing XI recently but sadly no Indian player was fortunate enough to find a place in his team.Meanwhile, AB de Villiers and James Anderson were the only players from the current crop to make it to Cook's all time favourite team.
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newscricketa month ago

Aakash Chopra and Michael Vaughan indulge in war of words on Twitter

Former Indian opener Aakash Chopra and former England skipper Michael Vaughan were involved in a Twitter spat on Sunday debating the correctness of Kagiso Rabada's one-match ban issued by the ICC. Vaughan did not uphold the move while Chopra termed the Englishman's opinion as incorrect.
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