Category: Features

Fixing, Bans and Suspensions in Pakistan Cricket

Fixing, Bans and Suspensions in Pakistan Cricket

Before I start, I’ve got three questions for you, that might sound simple to the eyes, but not very simple to the mouth, thats for sure. Would you risk your dignity and honor to play alongside a match-fixer?  Would you be light-hearted enough to bring age into play, and forgive a young 18 year old boy because of his tender […]

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Statistical round up of international Test cricket played in 2015

Statistical round up of international Test cricket played in 2015

Since the emergence of T20 cricket and the hunger that the audience has shown for it has made test cricket a little bit dull. This is a line which is commonly heard a lot these days, but by definition cricket is and will always be test cricket. In 2015, there were a lot of test cricket played all around the […]

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Pakistan Cricket in 2015 – Highs and Lows

Pakistan Cricket in 2015 – Highs and Lows

2015 has been a highly busy year for Pakistan Cricket. Now that claim might come as a surprise to many, but that is ok, since it has been the story of Pakistan cricket for many years. It is arguably the team with the most expectations on its shoulders when compared to the other giants of world cricket. Pakistan have participated […]

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The extraordinary rise of Afghanistan Cricket

The extraordinary rise of Afghanistan Cricket

“Rising and Rising” What a last few years for Afghanistan cricket! Have they officially replace the likes of Zimbabwe as a Test side in the fairytale cricketing world? 2015 has been a groundbreaking year for the Afghan men, who have experienced rise never before experienced in the history of their country. Among the major highlights of their year were their […]

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Future of Pakistan’s Dwindling Fast Bowling

Future of Pakistan’s Dwindling Fast Bowling

Pakistan – The home of fast bowling The soil of Pakistan has always been a package of surprises for the world when it comes to producing intimidating fast bowling attack in international cricket. Considering the poor structure and poorly organised pattern of sports in Pakistan, surviving at the highest level of competitive cricket has earned Green Shirts the status of being “the […]

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Imran Khan on the field – Captain, Leader, Legend

Imran Khan on the field – Captain, Leader, Legend

No introductions should ever be needed for a man so loved, so adored and respected not just in his motherland, but all around the world. Imran Khan isn’t just among the greatest Pakistani cricketers of all times, but his name would surely make it to the list of the most influential leaders in the history of this planet. Imran Khan’s name […]

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Imran Khan vs Ian Botham – from the field to the court, a cold & bitter rivarly

Imran Khan vs Ian Botham – from the field to the court, a cold & bitter rivarly

When any two of the world’s superpowers collide, havoc is bound to prevail all across. The game of cricket brings joy and thrill like no other sport that has ever graced planet earth. Cricket has given us all moments to cherish and enjoy for ever, and at the same time, it has also cemented moments in our hearts that many […]

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The legend of Henry Jupp – The man who kicked off International Cricket

The legend of Henry Jupp – The man who kicked off International Cricket

Cricket is an “Oldie and Goldie” in the world of sport. It has been among the most popular sports of the world, and for quite some time now. For over a century, the game of cricket has kept on growing and expanding, both in class, and in popularity. Today, cricket has a gazillion forms in almost every part of the […]

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Johnson calls it a day at the office, retires from International cricket

Johnson calls it a day at the office, retires from International cricket

Not the longest of careers, but surely a great one Mitch! Just as was hinted by the Aussie fast bowler before the start of the WACA Test against New Zealand, Mitchell Johnson has now officially called it a day at the office, and will hang up his boots following the second Test against the kiwis, which is well currently into […]

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Younis Khan retires – Legend with a Mystery ODI career

Younis Khan retires – Legend with a Mystery ODI career

Hero in one format, not so heroic in the other! While he may not have made it to the top of the ladder in ODI cricket, but Younis Khan’s name will forever go down in the history books as one of the greatest Pakistani Test batsmen of all times. Needless to say, Younis Khan has been second to none during his […]

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