ICC launches ‘Super League’ to determine who qualifies for World Cup 2023 in India

Shared News: July 27, 2020 12:13:22 pm England’s captain Eoin Morgan after winning the Cricket World Cup final in 2019.(Source: AP) The International Cricket Council (ICC) have launched a 50-over World Cup Super League to determine qualification for the 2023 World Cup, that is set to take place in India. The tournament is set to […]

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Ravindra Jadeja may replace R Ashwin in second Test against New Zealand

Shared News| February 28, 2020 8:20:56 am Ravindra Jadeja and R Ashwin during a practice session. (Source: Twitter/BCCI/File Photo) Resting his legs on a table, leaning back in his chair in an enclosure over the pavilion, Ravindra Jadeja was lost in his world when Ajinkya Rahane called him out for a sprint after the nets […]

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16-year-old Shafali Verma storms T20 World Cup: ‘She reminds me of Sehwag’

Shared News| February 28, 2020 9:59:03 am Shafali Verma won her second Player of the Tournament award in Melbourne on Thursday A couple of years ago, Shafali Verma, just 14 then, was asked to face Haryana’s Ranji team pacer Ashish Hooda at Rohtak’s Shri Ram Narain Cricket academy. Coach Ashwani Kumar wanted to test his […]

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Birthday Special: ‘I saw the making of Cheteshwar Pujara’

Sandeep Dwivedi grew up in a house that overlooked the ground where an 8-year old Cheteshwar Pujara learnt to bat from his cricket-tragic father. He witnessed the baby steps taken by India’s No.3, closely followed his rise up the ranks and has watched him bat around the world. Shared News| January 25, 2020 9:28:12 am […]

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India vs New Zealand 1st T20I: Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul shine as Kohli & Co. gun down 204

Shared News| January 24, 2020 5:48:35 pm India beat New Zealand by six wickets in the first match of the five-match T20I series between the two countries on Friday. Shreyas Iyer’s 26-ball half-century along with KL Rahul’s blitzkrieg at the top of the order helped India beat New Zealand by six wickets at Eden Park […]

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‘Don’t reverse sweep up into your own face’: James Neesham after injuring himself against India A

James Neesham gets injured trying to play reverse sweep (Source: AP, Twitter) Kiwi all-rounder James Neesham impressed with his all-round performance in the New Zealand A vs India A fifty-over clash on Friday but ended up hurting his chin with a failed reverse sweep attempt. Neesham posted pictures of his chin after the incident on […]

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Faster, stronger, Shreyas Iyer: India’s No. 4 outmuscles New Zealand

Shreyas Iyer hit five fours and three sixes to help India bounce back after the dismissals of KL Rahul and Virat Kohli. Shared News| January 25, 2020 10:18:34 am Years later, Shreyas Iyer would revisit this dreamy night at the Eden Park with fondness. It could well be the night that could define him, the […]

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Fact Check: Did Sri Lanka U19’s Matheesha Pathirana bowl a 175 kph delivery against India?

Matheesha Pathirana seemingly bowled a 175 kph missile to India U19’s Yashashvi Jaiswal in the fourth over of their innings in an ICC U19 World Cup encounter in Bloemfontein, South Africa. Shared News| January 21, 2020 8:12:36 am Matheesha Pathirana has a bowling action reminiscent of Lasith Malinga. (Source: ICC) Matheesha Pathirana, Sri Lanka U19’s […]

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Big Bash League: Rashid Khan bags his fifth hat-trick in T20 cricket

Rashid has been exceptional for the Adelaide Strikers in the ongoing BBL season. Shared News| January 8, 2020 2:10:07 pm Rashid Khan, who is currently playing for Adelaide Strikers in Big Bash League in Australia, has hit the headlines for his cricketing heroics. The Afghanistan all-rounder scripted his fifth hat-trick in T20 cricket on Wednesday […]

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