newscricketa month ago

AB de Villiers backtracks from Big Bash League, leaves Cricket Australia in quandary

After showing interest in the league, AB de Villiers has pulled himself out of Big Bash League for 2019-20 after getting to know Cricket Australia’s internal plans. The decision has left Cricket Australia in a huge quandary as they had promised de Villiers’ presence to their host broadcasters.
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2019 | Shane Watson to retire from Big Bash League

Shane Watson has officially called time on his career in the Big Bash League, Australia’s premier franchise based tournament. Cricket Australia CEO Kevin Roberts has confirmed this development today, but there was no mention on his retirement from other leagues around the world.
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newscricket3 months ago

Franchises pick us because we adjust to conditions, says Mohammad Nabi

Mohammad Nabi has stated that himself, and his fellow country spinners Rashid Khan and Mujeeb Ur Rahman, adjust to conditions very well, justifying their selections in different leagues around the world. He also shared how he strategizes to play in different conditions and for different teams.
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newscricket3 months ago

We have showed that we can beat any side, declares Afghan spinner Rashid Khan

Afghanistan spin king, Rashid Khan, is highly optimistic of his side’s chances ahead of the 2019 ICC World Cup as he declared that they have proved they can beat anyone in limited-overs cricket. Khan heaped praise on domestic tournaments like the IPL that helped him gain confidence over the years.
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newscricket4 months ago

Aaron Finch eager to impress against India after helping Renegades win Big Bash League

Australia limited-overs captain Aaron Finch is looking forward to the series against India in the coming weeks after recently winning Australia’s premier T20 tournament - Big Bash League. Finch & Co. will play India in two T20Is followed by a five-match ODI series starting on February 24.
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newscricket4 months ago

VIDEO | Frustrated Aaron Finch destroys chair after unfortunate run out in BBL final

How do batsmen feel when they have to return back to the pavilion after an unlucky dismissal in an important game of cricket? Aaron Finch showed what he felt when he destroyed a chair in anger after he had to walk back into the hut after getting run out in an unfortunate manner in the BBL Final.
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newscricket4 months ago

VIDEO | Marcus Stoinis nods his head in awe after being beaten by Qais Ahmad’s magical delivery

It is not uncommon to see batsmen praising the bowlers after being dismissed by some stunning deliveries, but Marcus Stoinis didn’t waste any time in doing that. After Qais Ahmad bowled a ripper of a delivery to Stoinis and the latter was left hugely impressed by the Afghanistan spinner.
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newscricket4 months ago

VIDEO | Batless Dwayne Bravo falls at an unfortunate time to be dismissed for Diamond Duck

It is really unfortunate for any batsman to be dismissed without facing a single delivery, and Dwayne Bravo was at the receiving end of it. Yesterday, while attempting a couple with Glenn Maxwell, he slipped mid-way and lost his bat, which resulted in him being dismissed for a diamond duck.
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newscricket5 months ago

VIDEO | “Mic'd up’ Nic Maddinson fails to judge Ben Cutting catch to offer Melbourne Stars a Six

One of the selling points of T20s has been the on-field interviews with the cricketers being mic’d up even while batting and keeping. Yesterday, Nic Maddinson was in a conversation with Fox Sports commentary team and suddenly he failed to judge a Ben Cutting catch to award the Stars a six.
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newscricket5 months ago

VIDEO | Riley Meredith three no-balls and five wides to concede 17 runs on ONE legal delivery

Cricket can really be harsh at times and if the lady luck doesn’t support you at the right time, then you can hardly do anything about it. Sure enough, Riley Meredith could have done better after he went for 17 runs on one ball - yes, you read it right - after dishing out one extra after another.
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