Category: Features

Know your players – Chemar Holder | England vs West Indies

The West Indies side seem to be getting back it’s old mojo. Well, it may not exactly be like the 70s yet but there’s a definite resurrection in terms of fast...

Nitin Menon: Journey thus far and challenges lying ahead as ICC Elite Panel Umpire

After a 10-year gap, in 2006, BCCI decided to conduct an exam for umpires aspiring to officiate at the domestic and national level. Narendra Menon, a former First-class...

Amar Virdi – Spinning his way up top | England vs West Indies

Born in the Chiswick district of South West London, Amar Virdi, the 21-year-old hailing from the Sikh community traces back his ancestral origins to the Indian state of...

The Fearless Warrior of Sri Lanka- Reliving the legacy of Sanath Jayasuriya

His slash over third man was a feast to the eye, his whip over mid wicket had the opposition gaping at him in disbelief, and he was a man who brought about a fresh lease...

Know your players – Dan Lawrence | England vs West Indies

Background He is touted as the “next big thing ” in the English cricket circuit. 22-year-old, Dan Lawrence was born in Leyteston, a part of West London in the United...

Zak Crawley

Know your players – Zak Crawley | England vs West Indies

Over the last few years, there is no doubt that England’s top-order in Test cricket has been a little fragile, with constant chopping and changing. Even when Alastair...

COVID-19 challenge could make or break cricket in Zimbabwe

2003 World Cup Campaign aftermath and race-related issues For avid cricket fans, Zimbabwe could be best recognized as a very competitive cricketing nation in the late...

World Cup

On This Day: 1975 World Cup Final – A buccaneering battle between bat and ball

Sunil Gavaskar’s discombobulating effort on day 1 to Clive Lloyd’s pyrotechnics on the final day, the 1975 World Cup is remembered for more reasons than just...

Shaheen Shah Afridi braces himself for England Challenge

Shaheen Shah Afridi braces for England challenge

“I want to make it big in Test cricket like Wasim Bhai and Waqar Bhai has done. They are what they because of their achievements in Test Cricket. I am also trying...

Can Shai Hope repeat his 2017 heroics to revive his Test career? | England vs West Indies

The 2017 tour of England was a memorable one for West Indies. Although they lost all three of the Test, ODI and T20I series, what they would like to remember is their...