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Category Archives: Cricket

IPL 2018 season 11

  Indian Premier League is all set to begin in the first week of April. The 11th season of cricket extravaganza is geared up to enthrall millions of cricket fans all over the world. This year’s IPL 2018 will have 8 teams contesting to win the tournament, as first IPL winners Rajasthan Royals and two-time winners Chennai Super Kings will replace Gujarat Lions and Rising Pune Supergiant. The former champions of IPL are making their [...]

Kohli Captain Ruthless

 The more you speak the more you admire the leader in Virat Kohli, he serves as the best example of the old expression “leading from the front”. The man has been scoring loads of runs ever since he took over the reins of Indian cricket team. Kohli has belted in centuries after centuries, breaking records after records, and time and again he steered India’s ship across the winning shores with his unbelievable performances. Performances speak [...]

Memorable Moments in Indian Cricket

Like every other country in the British Commonwealth, India learned the game of cricket from its colonial masters. Yet, the irony is that over the years the country has performed much better than its erstwhile tutors and is right now regarded as one of the strongest cricketing countries. Following are some of the most memorable moments in its cricketing history till date. World Cup win in 1983 Without a shadow of a doubt, the World [...]

top cricket academies in india

Cricket is like a religion in India – it is more than just the most popular sport in the country. The game was taught to Indians by its colonial masters – the British. Ever since India has gone on to perform splendidly in this sport and much credit for that can be attributed to the academies. National Cricket Academy The National Cricket Academy at Bangalore is the official cricket academy run by Board of Control [...]

womens world cup 2017

  India face England in the final of 2017 ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup and this is a major chance for the team to create history. Ever since the tournament was held in 1973 two teams have always been dominant – Australia and England. New Zealand remains the only team to have won the World Cup other than these two teams when it lifted the trophy in 2000. The final lineup for the tournament is [...]

ravi-shastri

The wait is finally over and Ravi Shastri has become the new coach for the Indian men’s cricket team. He prevailed over other candidates such as Richard Pybus, Tom Moody, and Lalchand Rajput. As of now, Shastri has been made the coach for two years till 2019 World Cup. He will have assistance in the form of Zaheer Khan, who will play the role of bowling consultant till that time, and Rahul Dravid, who will [...]

new coach indian cricket team

The head coach for the Indian men’s cricket team is expected to be picked today. Given the drama that has followed the exit of Anil Kumble and the surprising revelations that came around that time he was nearing the end of his tenure as coach there has been a high level of media glare around this issue. At this time, Ravi Shastri seems to be the front-runner as Virat Kohli and a lot of other [...]

Indian Women Cricket Team

Not many may know this with the exception of the most ardent of cricket fans but India has a women’s national cricket team as well and one that has been punching above its collective weight over the years. The Indian women’s cricket team played its first ever test in 1976 against the West Indies and its one day international (ODI) debut came during 1978 World Cup, in which it was the host as well thus [...]

ICC Women's World Cup-2017

It was only a few days back that the Indian men’s cricket team was humbled its Pakistani counterparts even as the likes of Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Amir, and Hasan Ali blazed a path of glory and the much-vaunted Indian men’s team was left wondering. Now, at the grandest stage of them all in women’s cricket – ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 – India has extracted a revenge of sorts by crushing Pakistan with a huge [...]

championstrophy-pak

If there is one word that can explain Pakistan Cricket Team – it’s unpredictability. You never know which Pakistan team will turn up. One day they will come across as world beaters and the very next day they will look like the most ordinary team on the park.  For billions of India fans across the globe who bleed blue, the Pakistan team that played the final of Champions Trophy on Sunday were the world beaters. Fakhar Zaman just four innings into his international career, struck a [...]