As Edgbaston basked in the history for hosting the First ever Day Night Cricket Test in England, we turn over the history books between England and West Indies , the two sides involved in the momentous occasion England and West...
Shivnarine Chanderpaul. It isn't just any name. It's nearly a day and a half on the cricket pitch. It's bowlers soiled in sweat. It's tired fielders. Chanderpaul is about hot burning sun-punishing bowlers with the scorecard showing accumulation of runs. Constantly. Isn’t it? Chanderpaul...
We often speak about Pakistan cricket’s ability to churn out raw pace sensations literally out of the blue. In fact, we tend to get so obsessed with their pace factory, in an almost clichéd fashion, that we forget to...
There's a catch with overwhelmingly good talent. It seems like it's getting wasted or so because it seems effortless. And, yet, it also seems somehow inexhaustible. It works on the imagination. Doesn't it? Kevin Pietersen, it could be said, has been one such...
A freakish injury in teenage years, questions about his commitment to Zimbabwe Cricket. Low remunerations as a professional cricketer, an inconsistent team often finding it’s own place under the sun. And above all, the lure of taking steps for...
When the 5-match India-West Indies ODI series was announced back in May this year, not many Indian fans were thrilled. Most were groaning outright for the boredom that they presumed awaited them. But discussing that openly might not be...
It's April 3, 2016. The West Indies have won something, that given their current waning fortunes, sounds like an urban legend. Nonetheless, it's the toss. Putting England to bat, Bravo and Brathwaite, with 3 wickets apiece, are smiling at the end...
At first glance, Jason Holder might appear as an aggressive paceman, much like the shining stars of his West Indies’ elite cricketing past. But while Cricket might serve a great ticket to visit nostalgia, it’s the present where truth rests....
Life, it’s said, is what happens to you when you are busy making other plans. Had that not been the case then Sikandar Raza, from Sialkot in Pakistan, who dreamt of flying fighter jets for Pakistan Air force wouldn’t have...
"I apologise to Anil Bhai, I really do," admitted Indian Cricket Captain and Anushka Sharma's only fan from Team India, Virat Kohli. Adding further, "Jumbo's contribution to Indian Cricket is undeniably great and much greater than Ramesh Powar's and therefore, for...