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Yuvraj Singh reveals what Andrew Flintoff said to him during the 2007 World T20
Yuvraj Singh reveals what Andrew Flintoff said to him during the 2007 World T20

For an Indian cricket fan, the sight of Yuvraj Singh smashing Stuart Broad for six consecutive sixes in one over will always remain fresh. That thunderous over is easily one of the golden, most memorable periods of play in the history of Indian cricket.But most people will also remember that before that fateful over, Yuvraj had an animated discussion with Andrew Flintoff who had just completed his over. The argument was a heat

Apr 28 2016
ICC World T20 2016: 10 funniest tweets that made the headlines
ICC World T20 2016: 10 funniest tweets that made the headlines

The West Indies Cricket Team with the ICC World T20 Trophy at the Eden Gardens2016 has been absolutely phenomenal for West Indies Cricket. Carlos Brathwaite belted four back-to-back Ben Stokes deliveries into the jam-packed stands of the Eden Gardens last Sunday to gift the island nation its third consecutive world championship of the year.Earlier that day, the West Indies Women's Cricket Team registered a stunning 8-wicket vic

Apr 6 2016
Andrew Flintoff takes on Amitabh Bachchan yet again
Andrew Flintoff takes on Amitabh Bachchan yet again

Andrew FlintoffFormer England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has recently earned the ire of a lot of Indians after mock-pretending to not recognise Amitabh Bachchan on Twitter. He got majorly trolled by a parody account in return though Big B held a reserved silence.Also read: Ind Vs WI T20 WC 2016 Semi final Match Time info, Google doodle brings live score at your tapThree days after the incident, Flintoff has mocked Bachchan yet again, still

Mar 31 2016
Amitabh Bachchan's reply to Andrew Flintoff's sarcastic tweet
Amitabh Bachchan's reply to Andrew Flintoff's sarcastic tweet

Kohli was the Man of the Match for another brilliant inningsVirat Kohli's unbeaten 82 helped India seal the semi-final berth in the ICC World T20 and beat Australia by six wickets in their final group game at Mohali. Chasing 161 after losing the toss and being asked to bowl first, India needed a big performance from their top order and Kohli delivered for the umpteenth time.Also read: India vs Australia World T20 2016 Highlights: Virat K

Mar 27 2016
5 on-air comments from cricketers caught on the microphone
5 on-air comments from cricketers caught on the microphone

The game of cricket has undoubtedly transformed over the years. The innovations have always aided the game in some way or the other. However, the entertainment value of cricket seems to have rocketed sky-high after the inception of T20 cricket. The slam-bang version of the gentleman’s game has metamorphosed cricket like nothing else.From cheerleaders to stump microphones to players wearing microphones on the field, the shortest format of th

Cricketer's first Tweets including Sachin Tendulkar, MS Dhoni, AB de Villiers, Virat Kohli and more
Cricketer's first Tweets including Sachin Tendulkar, MS Dhoni, AB de Villiers, Virat Kohli and more

Some first tweets are inexplicable, while some are funnyTwitter turned 10 yesterday and it is hard to see a medium being as important in reducing the barrier between sportsmen and their fans quite like Twitter has done in the last decade.As Twitter celebrated it’s 10th birthday, the list of players who  have made headlines on Twitter is only on the rise. So let us take a look at what the first Tweets of some of those cricketers were.He

Mar 22 2016
5 of the most high-profile sports agents in the world
5 of the most high-profile sports agents in the world

The players may always take center stage in the eyes of the masses, but it’s the people behind the scenes who hold all the cards that make a successful team/player. Remember Tom Cruise in Jerry Maguire as a high-flying sports agent or Jon Hamm, who plays sports agent J B Bernstein in the film 'Million Dollar Arm'?J B Bernstein is a real person and his story is the one which dreams are made of. Don’t we all aspire to be like th

Mar 21 2016
ICC World T20: Former captain Andrew Flintoff backs England to lift the cup
ICC World T20: Former captain Andrew Flintoff backs England to lift the cup

Andrew Flintoff has moved into working in media since hanging up his boots.Seasoned seam bowling all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has come out with a bold prediction ahead of the World T20 in India. One India reported the flamboyant cricketer picking England to emerge victorious in the tournament.Also read: India vs South Africa ICC World T20 2016 warmup match schedule, date, time and venueThat the former skipper is sticking his neck out and tagg

Mar 11 2016
5 most memorable moments of the T20 World Cup history
5 most memorable moments of the T20 World Cup history

The 2016 ICC T20 World Cup 2016 is about to get underway. It is the flagship event of the shortest format of the game. It is going to be the sixth edition of the tournament.Throughout these five editions, the spectators have witnessed many memorable moments. Whether it is Yuvraj’s breathtaking six sixes in an over, or Umar Gul’s five-wicket haul, the tournament has stored plethora of unforgettable moments in its archive. Man

Mar 8 2016
Andrew Flintoff says he played for England while drunk, also got a Test century
Andrew Flintoff says he played for England while drunk, also got a Test century

Andrew Flintoff admits that he scored his second Test hundred while being drunkFormer England cricketer Andrew Flintoff has admitted that he played Test cricket for his nation while being under the influence of alcohol. The former Three Lions all-rounder not only played international cricket while being drunk also revealed that he scored a Test hundred while drunk.I was drunk when I ended up getting my second test century The flamboyant cric

Feb 8 2016
5 instances of sportsmanship between rival countries
5 instances of sportsmanship between rival countries

The history of cricket has been witness to several great rivalries over the years, the most epic ones being those involving some of the popular cricketing nations. When you think of rivalry between teams, the first two that instantly come to mind are the iconic Australia-England rivalry and the fierce India-Pakistan rivalry. Other than that, there have also been other memorable ones such as the ones India and Pakistan have had with the Australia

Jan 30 2016
10 instances of cricketers being named intriguing nicknames
10 instances of cricketers being named intriguing nicknames

Shakespeare has said that if a rose were called by any other name, it would smell just as sweet. Although one may beg to differ in case of some of the names bestowed upon the cricketers in this list. Nicknames are sometimes earned through performance, sometimes on the basis of physical characteristics and sometimes on far fetched connections. Cricket is undoubtedly a gentleman's sport. But you would be surprised at some names even self p

Jan 21 2016
Chris Gayle lashes out at former players who proved themselves to be hypocrites
Chris Gayle lashes out at former players who proved themselves to be hypocrites

Chris Gayle has said he will return to AustraliaChris Gayle has had a very eventful Big Bash League season, and he has saved his biggest killer blows for the very end. After smashing a 12-ball fifty on Monday, the world record for the fastest fifty, Gayle signed off from the BBL with a stinging social media rant against his critics.Gayle claimed in his post that there were several players who had criticised him in public, but had spoken to him in

Jan 19 2016
#NoMatterWhat - Andrew Flintoff: The player who changed how English Cricket was perceived
#NoMatterWhat - Andrew Flintoff: The player who changed how English Cricket was perceived

Andrew Flintoff was instrumental in England regaining the Ashes in 2005It was seven years before 2005 that Andrew Flintoff made his Test debut. The year is mentioned here specifically, in the beginning because that year divided his career, and the English cricket at large, into two different eras.Like it was before 1947 and after in India, before July 4 and after in America, English cricket post the Ashes of 2005, were looked at through different

Dec 23 2015
#NoMatterWhat - 5 reliable big-hitters in modern-day Cricket
#NoMatterWhat - 5 reliable big-hitters in modern-day Cricket

The advent of limited-overs cricket dates back to 1971, but its version that we see now has gone through several changes through the filters of those who pioneered it at various stages. One-day cricket, in its nascent stage was a shortened version of Test cricket. It was like a Test match of three sessions played in two equal phases. Touch-play and timing were the tunes of those days, as some of the most classical batsmen to have graced the

Dec 18 2015
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