Source: A Cricketing Week that Went Down in History The world of cricket over the last week has seen incredible performances and riveting action on the 22-yards pitch. The action that took place on the field went down in history as an important event in the annals of cricket history.
Source: The 4-Day Game: Is that the Future of Test Cricket? As the World Test Championship unfolds, trends are emerging from the longest format of the game of cricket. The five day game has only seen its full schedule used only twice. If any other game has gone into the fifth day, the weather interruptions… Continue reading The 4-Day Game: Is that the Future of Test Cricket?
Source: A Tale of Two Knocks Two locations. Two matches. Two people. The way they played determined the outcome of the game.
Source: The World Test Championship: Will it Bring Back the Crowds? The virtue of patience rules the longest format of the game of cricket. With patience being a diminishing facet of human life, it has drawn the crowds away from Test cricket. In a bid to bring the crowds flocking back to the stadiums to… Continue reading The World Test Championship: Will it Bring Back the Crowds?
Source: Surprises Light Up the World Cup 2019 The World Cup was meandering along at a sedate pace with the title contenders India, Australia, New Zealand and England cocooned in the top four, just as expected. The only blip on the horizon was the dismal performance of South Africa at the tournament. But then came… Continue reading Surprises Light Up the World Cup 2019
Source: World Cup 2019: Bowlers Set the Tournament Ablaze Proving the pre-tournament predictions wrong, which declared the World Cup to be a bowlers' nightmare, it is the bowlers who have brought the tournament alive!
Source: World Cup 2019: A Damp Start and a Few Upsets 10 brilliant teams, 48 matches, 11 iconic grounds! With the heavyweights of international pitted against each other in the initial matches, cricket lovers across the world for salivating for an intense start to the ICC World Cup 2019. Alas, the beginning to the tournament… Continue reading World Cup 2019: A Damp Start and a Few Upsets
Source: World Cup 2019: Will India’s Batting Prowess Prove to be Achilles’ Heel? India begins its World Cup campaign tomorrow against South Africa. While India's batting might is considered to be their strength, it has a few chinks in the armour. Will the Indian team plug the holes off before they start their campaign?
Two IPL heavyweights stare down each other in the final of the 2019 edition. One is a defending champion. The other is a former champion. Who will wear the crown for a fourth time?
The Decision Review System (DRS) was introduced in the game of cricket to reduce umpiring blunders. But in the latest IPL season umpiring errors have presented the DRS with a new set of challenges. Can it once again overcome scrutiny?