Category: Numbers

IPL

IPL tickets the costliest in any T20 league in the world

The Indian Premier League (IPL) has been named the most expensive T20 league in the world, with the most pricey tickets, as new research revealed how much money fans...

England v West Indies: Can Joe Root rekindle his lost mojo in Test Cricket in this English summer?

Finally, international cricket hit the restart button on the 8th of July this year with England locking horns with West Indies in a three-match Test series. The hosts,...

England v West Indies | Jason Holder, the underrated gem who deserves more

In January 2019, West Indies captain Jason Holder became the No. 1 all-rounder in the ICC’s Test rankings and imitated Sir Garry Sobers in achieving the top spot. In...

Rahmanullah Gurbaz – Ushering in the new age of Afghanistan cricket

Rahmanullah Gurbaz is perhaps an anomaly in Afghanistan cricket. Think Afghanistan cricket and it’s impossible to escape the spin narrative. From Mohammad Nabi to...

IPL 2020: The overseas dilemma awaiting Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)

The world is clouded right now with the pandemic spreading like wild fire and there are bleak chances of us witnessing the T20 World Cup this year. If indeed the T20...

The challenge of opening the batting in Test Cricket and the modern-day openers who shine

In 2010, Sir Alastair Cook, the current leading run-scorer for England in Test cricket, was going through a rough patch in his home nation. In the two-match Test series...

lower order batsman

The thankless job of a lower order batsman

There are a lot of misconceptions in the game of cricket that lead to a lot of debates and one such popular yet silly misconception is that a lower order batsman has a...

Spin it to win it – Set template for Afghanistan aids T20I success

In 2019, when it was time for the 50-over World Cup, the spotlight was on the bigger teams and not specifically on Afghanistan who were playing only their second World...

What do numbers reveal about the Fab Four in Test Cricket?

In this modern era of cricket, it’s not unusual to see staggering strike-rates, sixes being scored for fun. Cricket has seen a lot of innovations and batsmen have...

Russell

Happy Birthday, Andre Russell : 10 Records which prove he is a T20 beast

Andre Russell is a dream T20 player. He can walk into any T20 side in the world, be it as a pure batsman or even a pure bowler. The West Indian all-rounder can bat...