featurecricketa month ago

ICC World T20 | Who will qualify from Group 2 ft. India, South Africa, Pakistan

Australia has proven to be a brilliant host so far, apart from all the rain, with its pitches providing an equal contest between bat and ball. The underdogs have capitalized on this to provide a host of memorable upsets making the ongoing group stages one of the most thrilling in World T20 history.
Gantavya Adukia
featurecricket2 years ago

ODI Super League : a double-edged sword that ICC needs to tread carefully with

The last line of the third paragraph of ICC’s explainer for the Men’s ODI Super League has these exact words: ‘Since each point matters, there will be no dead rubbers and teams will always have to be at their very best.’
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket3 years ago

Explained 16-team qualifiers for 2021 T20 World Cup

The International Cricket Council has announced that there would be a 16-team qualifier for the 2021 T20 World Cup. All you need to know - how does it work, where would it happen, who are the teams involved and what was the previous format - we have, in this article, ‘Explained’.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket3 years ago

“I’d love to see Netherlands play Test cricket one day” - Max O’Dowd reflects on the rise of budding Netherlands team

Five years after their heroics in the 2014 WT20, the Netherlands are on the rise once again, and now find themselves among the Top 13 ODI teams in the world. At the heart of their rise has been opener Max O’Dowd, who exemplifies the quality of youngsters coming through the ranks in Dutch Cricket.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket4 years ago

ICC’s decision to grant ODI status to four teams augurs well for the sport’s globalisation

ICC decided to expand the 12-team ICC ODI rankings table to accommodate Nepal, Netherlands, Scotland and United Arab Emirates (UAE) and starting June 1, every ODI game that these teams play from here on will count towards determining their rank and it is a welcoming move.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket7 years ago

The impending death of associate cricket

Arun S Kaimal