Thursday, January 24, 2019

JAN

Barry Richards – Debut of A Giant

Barry Richards, the South African opening batsman, and later commentator is considered to be a giant of the game. With a wonderful batting technique,...

Chandrasekhar Began His Journey

Bhagwat Chandrasekhar was a key part of the legendary Indian spin quartet from the 60’s and 70’s. The man, also known as ‘Chandra’ was...

Billy Bates – First English Test Hat-Trick

The story of Billy Bates is a tragic cricket story from yesteryears. He was an Ashes hero whose life turned upside down post a...

When India Created World Record And Successfully Chased 315 In ODI

It was Independence Cup third final in 1998. India and Pakistan, the arch-rivals were facing each other on this day, twenty one years back...

Test Wicket Number 600 For Anil Kumble – A Revisit

On 17th Jan 2008, Anil Kumble became the only Indian and overall 3rd bowler after Shane Warne and Muttiah Muralitharan to reach the 600...

A Record Loss For Bangladesh

Bangladesh were playing their first overseas test since September 2014 and most of the responsibility was on Tamim Iqbal, Shakib Al Hasan, and the...

Hirwani Won Test For India With Sensational Debut – 8 Wickets In Each Innings

Post the retirement of the famous spin quartet, Bedi-Prasanna-Chandrasekhar-Venkat Indian team were struggling in their spin department. Ravi Shastri used to contain one end...

Bodyline Series: When Woodfull Was Hit On Heart

86 years ago during 1932-33 Ashes tour of England in Australia the 22 yards witnessed few unforgettable moments in the history of cricket that...