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The Closest Test Match Win | West Indies vs Australia

West Indies tour of Australia in the 1960-61 season is widely considered to be the best ever test series in Australia. The 1992-93 tour...

Debut Century Of Surinder Amarnath, A Forgotten Hero

When the second member of the second generation in Bharadwaj family, Surinder Amarnath Bharadwaj made his Test debut on this day in 1976, the...

Neil Harvey Magic In Durban | On This Day, Year 1950

The year was 1950 and the venue was Kingsmead, Durban. It was the third test match during Australia’s tour of South Africa. Neil Harvey...

Murali – The ‘Throwing’ Controversy Returned | On This Day, Year 1995

Muttiah Muralitharan was a champion bowler from Sri Lanka. With 800 test wickets and many records in his name, Murali is considered to be...

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...