Category: Players

Women’s T20 World Cup: Poonam Yadav makes an early statement against Australia

Spin. Flight. Bounce or rather, the lack of it. Guile. Deception. Magic. And the ability to bounce back. – Each of these things were on display as Poonam Yadav ran...

Ishant Sharma

Ishant Sharma’s availability a massive boost for the Indian Test team

India have been sweating over Ishant Sharma’s fitness. He injured his ankle during a Ranji Trophy game but has passed the fitness test and is on the way to New Zealand...

Naseem Shah

Naseem Shah shows he is ready for the big stage as he becomes youngest to take Test hat-trick

16 years, 359 days. There’s a fast bowler of this age making headlines. When you hear this, you’d like to think it’s at the Under-19 level at the very least and...

ICC U19 World Cup 2020: Jaiswal, Young, Parsons and other players that seem ready for International cricket

Every two years, there are young stars that emerge on the biggest stage. The ICC U19 World Cup has become a big part of a two-year cycle in the 21st century and there...

NZ v IND: Game Plan – Who can get Virat Kohli out in T20Is?

2689 runs, an average of 52.72 and 24 half-centuries. These are Virat Kohli’s numbers in T20I cricket. Each of those numbers are the highest in their own category. Be...

Future Stars | ICC U19 World Cup : If you haven’t heard of Nyeem Young yet, you will from now

There was a time not too long ago when West Indian cricket didn’t seem to have any life. They were largely being rolled over by most sides around the world. However,...

In-form Glenn Maxwell says he has “no demons” now

Glenn Maxwell says he has got “no demons” in his head now, reaping the rewards of a break he took to deal with mental health issues. Maxwell, who took a...

Bhanuka Rajapaksa

Player Watch: IND v SL – A close look at Sri Lanka’s x-factor, Bhanuka Rajapaksa

The perennial India – Sri Lanka bilateral is back but unlike the last few years, some of you at least might find it hard to identify players to watch out for from...

IPL 2020 Auction: overseas players SRH will be looking at

The IPL 2020 auction is close to happening now and the team plans are already in place. Often, the auction is the most interesting part of the IPL as we get to see these...

England hope to rectify woes away from home on South Africa tour

How do England score enough runs and take 20 wickets a match to be a competitive Test side away from home? These are the stark questions confronting Joe Root’s men...