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5 possible replacements for Rising Pune Supergiants' injured duo
5 possible replacements for Rising Pune Supergiants' injured duo

IPL 2016 hasn't really gone according to plan for the Rising Pune Supergiants. After victory in the opening, they lost four successive games and were sinking like a stone. Just when it looked as though a lifeline had been thrown their way with the win over Sunrisers Hyderabad, disaster has struck yet again.First Kevin Pietersen was ruled out of the tournament and now South African T20 captain Faf du Plessis has been as well and just like that

Apr 28 2016
5 T20 players who are proving age is just a number
5 T20 players who are proving age is just a number

“Age is a question of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.” - Leroy "Satchel" PaigeThis famous quote by a former American baseball player must surely has inspired many a sportsman. In the case of cricket, it is presumably thought to be a young man’s game. However, the very notion has been challenged time and time again by cricketers who have often proved it wrong.Some cricketers who are well

Apr 11 2016
VIVO IPL 2016 Orange Cap Holder/Most Run Scorer: Virat Kohli is now the Orange Cap holder
VIVO IPL 2016 Orange Cap Holder/Most Run Scorer: Virat Kohli is now the Orange Cap holder

Chris Gayle in the only two-time Orange Cap winnerEight star-studded teams are all set to collide in the 9th edition of the Indian Premier League. Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals, two of the most formidable teams in IPL history, will not be featuring owing to their suspension for 2 years in the aftermath of the spot-fixing controversy. However, we will certainly not be missing out on most of the players from  the tainted franchises

Apr 9 2016
IPL 2016: 5 recently retired cricketers whom fans want to see playing in the IPL
IPL 2016: 5 recently retired cricketers whom fans want to see playing in the IPL

With the ninth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) right around the corner, fans will be thronging to the stadiums to watch international teammates take on each other and rivals play on the same side.However, there will be a few players who the fans might miss at the tournament. During the last one year or so, many famous cricketers have bid adieu to the international game, thus leaving a void in their respective national and domestic team

Apr 6 2016
5 best individual performances at T20I World Cups
5 best individual performances at T20I World Cups

Cricket is a sport where 11 men play on each team. It is certainly a team game where the collective effort of the individuals is what defines the outcome of the game. But, sometimes, some very, very, rare times, a team wins because of the effort of one certain individual.Michael Bevan is one of the most synonymous names with match-winners. Another player who was responsible for making India win many games with his individuality was Kapil Dev. Eve

5 memorable batting performances at the ICC T20 World Cup that don't fade away
5 memorable batting performances at the ICC T20 World Cup that don't fade away

The ICC T20 World Cup is in its sixth edition and there have been five different winners so far, demonstrating the nature of the tournament and how tough it is to be consistent in it. T20 is exciting because things change really fast, and this list of top 5 memorable batting performances in the tournament over the years is ample proof of that. Sample this more than 175 half-centuries have been scored so far in the T20 World Cup, all the editio

Mar 19 2016
ICC World T20 2016: 4 talking points from the Super 10 matches so far
ICC World T20 2016: 4 talking points from the Super 10 matches so far

With the start of Super 10s, we are well and truly into the meat of the tournament, and while only four matches of the Super 10 stage have been played, there have been plenty of talking points already.The biggest tournament of the year on the cricketing calendar has already seen its fair share of highs and some controversies already.  The results in the first few matches have been quite notable.Be it Gayle's 100, or the poor quality

Mar 18 2016
All-time World T20 XI
All-time World T20 XI

As we are on the verge of the sixth edition of the ICC World T20, let us take a moment to step back and look at the previous tournaments and find out who the best performers have been. While no side has won the tournament twice, there have been plenty who have been consistent throughout the five editions.Here at SportsKeeda we tried to find out who has been the most consistent and who would make it into an all-time World T20 XI. So here are the r

Mar 14 2016
Mike Hussey names England as World T20 Dark Horse
Mike Hussey names England as World T20 Dark Horse

Michael Hussey and Eoin Morgan during their outing for Sydney Thunder in the BBL in 2014-15 Former Australian cricketer Mike Hussey believes England will be the Dark Horse at the ICC 2016 World T20, cricket.com.au reports. Though the 40-year-old named hosts India and Australia as favourites for the global event, he feels the leadership qualities of skipper Eoin Morgan and coach Trevor Bayliss gives England a competitive edge ahead of the oth

Mar 13 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
5 T20 legends who will be missed at the 2016 World T20
5 T20 legends who will be missed at the 2016 World T20

The 2016 World T20 is just around the corner and with no clear runaway favourites apart from the hosts, India, it is set to be another exciting edition with some of the nest players in the world.Also read: ICC T20 World Cup 2016 ScheduleThe World T20 in India will undoubtedly see some brilliant matches but will also be without some of the best players in the format. While some haven’t been picked because of their previous with the boar

Mar 6 2016
5 possible contenders for the Indian coaching job
5 possible contenders for the Indian coaching job

Coaching the Indian cricket team is one of the most high-profile and high-pressure jobs in the world. The expectations that surround the team are enormous. In a cricket-crazy nation like India, it is understandable but it makes the coach and the captain's job rather strenuous.Also, for the coach, the job becomes even tougher as he has the arduous task of managing high-profile players who are treated as demigods in the country. The task become

Mar 5 2016
Delhi Daredevils name Paddy Upton as their Head Coach
Delhi Daredevils name Paddy Upton as their Head Coach

Paddy Upton also coached the Sydney Thunders in the BBLIt seems that Delhi Daredevils are leaving no stones unturned to revive their fortunes in this year’s Indian Premier League. After securing the services of Rahul Dravid as the mentor of the side, the Indian Premier League franchise have named Paddy Upton as their head coach for the upcoming IPL season.Upton, who guided Sydney Thunder to KFC Big Blash glory in 20

Mar 3 2016
Michael Hussey discloses offer for coaching Team India
Michael Hussey discloses offer for coaching Team India

Michael Hussey was known for his composed demeanour and intelligent battingIn an interesting development, former Australia batsman Michael Hussey has divulged in his latest book that he was approached for coaching the Indian team. ESPNCricinfo reported the 40-year old stating that VVS Laxman had enquired if he was interested in coaching the ‘Men in Blue’.The stylish Hyderabadi, also Sunrisers’ mentor had asked Hussey who was rep

Mar 2 2016
Analysing why several Australian players have been late bloomers in Test cricket
Analysing why several Australian players have been late bloomers in Test cricket

Several Australian cricketers have been late bloomers in their careersAustralian cricket has presented a pretty strange case to the global cricketing fraternity in the last few decades. Unlike many nations that present young and raw talents to the world, Australian cricketers make their mark quite late in Test cricket.Maybe it’s the grind that they have to go through at the first class level or it’s the competition for spots

Feb 22 2016
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