Where is Australian Cricket heading ?

Sandpaper incident Sandpaper scandal — a stain in Australian cricket, which probably won’t be erased from the mind of the cricketing world anytime soon and definitely not from the glorious history of Australian cricket. Two blokes, one in the path of becoming one of the greatest test players ever, and another in the becoming of

Five Reason Why you Should Watch an IPL.

1. Pure entertainment: You must have noticed that it has been just over a week IPL has started but already so many games have gone to the wire. Almost every game has gone to the last over to find a winner. IPL assures 100% entertainment for over 50 days. If you are a cricket fanatic,

Where does RCB always go wrong?

In recent years, RCB has been boasting with the superstars in batting. With the likes of modern legends Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Brendon McCullum, you can easily predict the extent of nightmare for bowler if the batting unit clicks together. How about a year ago when the Bradman of T20 cricket “Chris Gayle” and

DD thrash Mumbai in their own fortress

Another match and another thriller. Mumbai Indians — An IPL team that keeps their fans in the edge of their seat in every match.  All their three games went down to the wire. But, as the phrase goes, “so close, yet so far.” What trick did they miss? Was it dropped catches? Or was it

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

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 the availability of their

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