Month: October 2017

Stokes Shouldn’t Be on Plane to Down Under, Why?

Background of Stokes Incident: Ashes is about a month away and there is a lot of buzz about it. The media is cracking, the analysts are penning into the columns and the fans are fanning around.  As the Australian players gear up for the first Test match at Bisbane, England is still in confusion about

Wickets’ number of Bowler Doesn’t Always Reveal Actual Story

We often look upon stats for the quality of the bowlers. Particularly, number of wickets is what grabs our attention. However, numbers don’t reveal everything about the match situation. Number doesn’t say anything about the quality of bowling that got the wicket. This fact becomes more apparent in the limited format. Regardless of the kind

Virat Kohli, A New Character in Cricket

The early symptoms of greatness of Virat Kohli were apparent when India won 2008 U-19 World cup in Malaysia under his captaincy.  He became regular member of Indian cricket team with his consistent performance and excellence.  Being part of the squad that won World Cup 2011, by and by, he established himself as excellent player