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Satire: Test cricket announces retirement
Satire: Test cricket announces retirement

Bye Bye Test cricket! In a shocking revelation Test cricket, one of the three formats in cricket has announced that it has decided to hang its boots. Test cricket is the oldest format in cricket, having made its debut in 1877, but the game had been played between teams as early as the 16th century. There have been 2179 Test matches in total and the Test match between Sri Lanka and India would be the last test match ever. “I don&rsqu

Sep 3 2015
Lightning fast WACA wicket to die slow death as cricket shifts to new venue
Lightning fast WACA wicket to die slow death as cricket shifts to new venue

A general view of the WACA stadium The Western Australia Cricket Association (WACA) Ground will be stripped of big Test and ODIs from 2018. The international matches involving India, England and South Afrcia will be moved newly built stadium at Burswood. Under the new approved blueprint by WACA board, Tests involving other countries and Sheffield Shield matches will still be host by the WACA stadium. Australia's T20 league - Big Bash L

Sep 3 2015
5 amazing series wins for India after starting on a wrong note
5 amazing series wins for India after starting on a wrong note

Comebacks in any sport are not easy. Sport, no matter how many strategies have been chalked up and how much training and conditioning has been done, is still comprised of emotions at its core, which can make or break a situation. That perfect away-swinger which gets the big breakthrough, that counter-attacking surge that brings a dominating bowling attack back on its knees, those stunning flying catches which cannot really be practiced and

Sep 3 2015
Rohit Sharma - Not as talented as we think, not as bad as we make him out to be
Rohit Sharma - Not as talented as we think, not as bad as we make him out to be

Rohit Sharma is being unfairly criticised Cruel. That’s what cricket at the international level is. The players who have had a taste of it know how fickle it’s followers can be. When you win, when you perform well, you’re worshipped, you’re treated like a war hero. When you don’t, you’re made fun of, you’re abused by people who feel it’s their birthright to do so. No matter how

Sep 3 2015
Ishant Sharma - The boy who needs to become a man
Ishant Sharma - The boy who needs to become a man

Ishant Sharma needs to keep his aggressiveness in check Ishant Sharma’s international career began at the end of 2007 - A story of a protagonist who had the potential to alter the fortunes of Indian cricket. A young fast bowler popularly known as Lambu in the U-19 cricket circles took the field against Pakistan on a typical sub-continent pitch in Bangalore. He bowled his heart out on a flat deck against India's arch enemies a

Top 10 batting collapses
Top 10 batting collapses

Nowadays, cricket is all about the batsmen. Big bats, small boundaries, field restrictions and innovative shots have caused the balance between bat and ball to tilt. Most ODIs are considered to be boring if at least 600 runs haven’t been scored. As bowlers keep disappearing over the boundary almost every over, their overall grip on the game has gotten relatively weak. Nobody seems to root for the bowlers anymore, and the batsmen continue to

Sep 3 2015
5 Best Moments of Ishant Sharma's Career
5 Best Moments of Ishant Sharma's Career

Ishant Sharma looks at the set of stumps in the middle of the training session. He marks his run-up, bounds up to the crease, hair flying and jumping across his face as he delivers the ball, pitching it on off-stump and bringing it back into a right-hander. Ishant frowns. He walks back and talks to bowling coach Bharat Arun. They talk about wrist positions and angles. Ishant tries again and manages to get the ball to straighten. Now all he needs

Sep 2 2015
Sri Lanka's Tharindu Kaushal reported for suspect bowling action
Sri Lanka's Tharindu Kaushal reported for suspect bowling action

Kaushal picked up 13 wickets in the recently concluded series against India Tharindu Kaushal has been reported for having a suspect bowling action following the conclusion of the third Test match between Sri Lanka and India in Colombo. The Sri-Lankan offspinner put in some good performances during the series which India won 2-1, but will now have to change his action if it is found to be illegal under the new ICC regulations for illegal act

Sep 2 2015
Why the series win over Sri Lanka is very special for Team India
Why the series win over Sri Lanka is very special for Team India

India won the three-Test series against Sri Lanka 2-1 India has won a Test series overseas finally. A long wait of 22 years for a series victory in Sri Lanka has also ended. Virat Kohli led the side wonderfully well as India outplayed Sri Lanka in all the departments to clinch the series 2-1. It was a special triumph in more ways than one. India last won a Test match 13 months ago against England at Lord’s, since when they have playe

Sep 2 2015
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