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5 Things to look forward to in the England-Australia ODI Series
5 Things to look forward to in the England-Australia ODI Series

The Ashes Test series may very well have been won quite convincingly by England. But there is a fresh ODI series that is due to start soon between the teams, where England would look forward to maintaining the winning momentum and Australia would look to avenge their Test defeat. With both teams undergoing changes before the ODI series, it would be quite a treat to watch which team emerges on top at the end. Australia playing without Michael Cla

Aug 25 2015
4 Supernatural incidents in cricket
4 Supernatural incidents in cricket

“Have you ever been alone at night? Thought you heard footsteps behind and turned around and…no one’s there. And as you quicken up your pace, you find it hard to look again because you are sure that someone’s there…” As Steve Harris strums up a harmonious bassline, Bruce Dickinson shouts out these lines from Iron Maiden’s famous track, Fear of the Dark, giving an eerie feel of familiarity whenever one

Aug 24 2015
Ashes 2015 Combined XI
Ashes 2015 Combined XI

The Ashes are done and dusted, no pun intended. Two cricketers with contrasting careers have walked into the twilight. One rose into eminence after most thought he’ll end up with just that one cap. Another was the blue-eyed boy of Australian greatness, almost marked for greatness too early. While Michael Clarke got the victorious farewell he deserved, Alastair Cook grabbed the urn, even before the fifth Test went underway. It was a strange

Aug 24 2015
10 facts you need to know about Indian all-rounder Stuart Binny
10 facts you need to know about Indian all-rounder Stuart Binny

Binny during Australia tour Stuart Binny has established himself as a very useful cricketer for the Indian team, especially when wicket-to-wicket bowling all-rounder is in need. He has also maintained a regular place in the Karnataka Ranji team. Binny first came into the limelight when he joined the Indian Cricket League (a private cricket league funded by Zee Entertainment). He represented the Hyderabad Heroes team and

Aug 24 2015
Ashes 2015: England focuses on 4-1 win over vulnerable Australia
Ashes 2015: England focuses on 4-1 win over vulnerable Australia

Team England at the Oval during their practice session Australia have already lost the Ashes 'urn' and will be playing for pride in the last Test match against England at the Oval. The home team regained the Ashes after they defeated the visitors in the 4th Test at Trent Bridge by an innings and 78 runs; they are leading 3-1 and will be eager to finish the proceedings by going 4-1 up in the five-match series. Alastair Cook's te

England becomes the first team to win 100 Test matches by an innings
England becomes the first team to win 100 Test matches by an innings

England’s Ben Stokes and Stuart Broad celebrate winning the 4th Ashes Test match The Nottingham Test which saw England completely outplaying Australia in all ways had ended as a match with few important landmarks for the team and players. Stuart Broad completed 300 wickets and also got his best figures of his Test career, Alastair Cook won his 50th game as England player and more. One of the important milestones for English crick

Aug 12 2015
Aussies strategy to tackle Broad in last test!
Aussies strategy to tackle Broad in last test!

Yuvraj’s masks seem to be the only talisman against Stuart Broad Well, now that none of the conventional strategies are working in favour of the kangaroos, it seems that finally they might have to go Yuvi’s way. Whenever you mention the name of Stuart Broad to an Indian, the first image that will emerge will that be of the six sixes cracked by the Yuvraj on the ‘then’ hapless Broad. It is difficult to believe fo

Aug 9 2015
Ashes 2015: The Sad Story Of A Self-Inflicted Australian Downfall
Ashes 2015: The Sad Story Of A Self-Inflicted Australian Downfall

Months before the Ashes, the incessant barrage of reviews all held a common vision – one in which Australia would dominate English cricket and return with the Ashes. England, fresh off an embarrassing premature World Cup termination, rolling in the dire negativity that came with the sacking of their coach and stubborn dismissal of their disputably best modern batsman, were looking to salvage some pride against a raging, unstoppable Aus

Aug 9 2015
Records and milestones by Stuart Broad in the 4th Ashes Test
Records and milestones by Stuart Broad in the 4th Ashes Test

  Stuart Broad during the first day of 4th Ashes Test at Nottingham The fourth Test match of Ashes 2015 will be, for a long time, remembered as Broad’s Test. The assault he created on the Aussies from his very first over on the first session of the first day is not seen often in Test cricket. Though James Anderson was absent, the impact created by Stuart Broad alone was more than what can be expected from the Broad-And

Aug 9 2015
England inflict innings defeat on Australia to regain Ashes
England inflict innings defeat on Australia to regain Ashes

Stuart Broad and Ben Stokes proved too hot to handle for Australia England won the fourth Ashes test at Trent Bridge by an innings and 78 runs to gain an unassailable 3-1 lead and thus regain the Ashes. The hosts picked up the remaining three wickets in Australia’s second innings in quick time early on Day 3 to finish off their resistance. In a match which ran a little over two days, the result was a foregone conclusion after Austral

Aug 8 2015
Ashes 2015: England revel in Stuart Broad's finest hour
Ashes 2015: England revel in Stuart Broad's finest hour

Broad earned his career-best figures of 8 for 15 “Pretty unbelievable,” said the cricketer who single-handedly left a nation in awe within the space of two hours. As England rocked up in Nottingham for the fourth Ashes Test, Stuart Broad making headlines was always to be expected – he needed just one wicket to join the 300 club. What was to unfold, however, not even the man himself could have predicted. This is a ser

Aug 7 2015
Clarke still hopeful after the first day drubbing in the 4th Ashes match
Clarke still hopeful after the first day drubbing in the 4th Ashes match

Micheal Clarke reacts after losing the toss ahead of the 4th Ashes Test match. Australians have been pushed against the wall. They can literally smell the defeat, but it’s difficult to admit as such. Michael Clarke still has his hopes high, according to an article published in IBNLive. On the first day of the 4th Ashes Test, Australian team suffered the ignominy of getting bowled out for a paltry score of 60. This was also the fi

Aug 7 2015
Tale of One and half hour: Trent Bridge
Tale of One and half hour: Trent Bridge

England bowlers especially Stuart Broad demolished Australia in just 18.3 overs Hovering clouds over Trent Bridge with some extra grass on the turf, surely was an easy call of ‘bowling first’. The coin flipped into Cook’s favor as English seamers got the opportunity to unleash their efforts on the suitable track. Before the start of this game, cricket fraternity was weighing on Australians for a turnaround. Expectations fr

Aug 7 2015
Ashes 2015, 4th Test: Stats highlights from Australia's collapse at Trent Bridge
Ashes 2015, 4th Test: Stats highlights from Australia's collapse at Trent Bridge

Scoreboard tells the story Chain of records was made on the opening day of fourth Ashes Test at the Trent Bridge. Starting from Stuart Broad, as he joined the 300 wickets club early in the morning and clinched his career-best bowling figures of 8 wickets by giving away just 15 runs. Australia looked in pressure from the first ball, they kept losing wickets in short intervals and were eventually bowled for 60 runs after playing just 18.3 ov

Aug 7 2015