Category: Facts

Best Indian Partnerships for the 6th wicket in Test

Best Indian Partnerships for the 6th wicket in Test

The current Test series between India and West Indies revealed a new star for the Blues in the batting front. In the third test match when India’s top order crumbled, Ashwin stepped up and unveiled his true colors. He alongside Wrddhiman Saha put up a stand of 213, eventually leading India to post a total tally of 353 runs. The […]

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Intriguing facts about Sami Aslam

Intriguing facts about Sami Aslam

Pakistan is facing England in the third Test at Edgbaston, Birmingham and Sami Aslam has replaced Shan Masood. After dismal performances by Shan and especially him being dismissed constantly by James Anderson, Sami was called in for Pakistan’s starting XI. Pakistan had also suffered a heavy loss of 330 runs at Old Trafford and with the series being leveled at […]

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Top 10 Commentators in Cricket World

Top 10 Commentators in Cricket World

Commentary in any sport makes the match more interesting and controls the state of mind of the person watching the game. It makes the game more interesting and opinions of individuals are usually based on what they hear during commentary. Following are the top commentators of the Cricket world: 10. Sourav Ganguly Ganguly is the youngest from the list of […]

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Interesting Facts About Most Successful Indian Captain MS Dhoni

Interesting Facts About Most Successful Indian Captain MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni was the most successful captain of the India Cricket team and his numbers clearly back this statement. He inspired everyone not only through his amazing leadership skills but also with his bat and spectacular behind the stumps’ quick moves. When starting to praise the Captain Cool, you might run out of adjectives. Following are some of the unknown facts […]

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Top 10 Man of the Series Awards in Tests for India

Top 10 Man of the Series Awards in Tests for India

Cricket is a team game but it is performance of few individuals which get breakthrough for their side and eventually shift the tides of the match or even the whole series. In a match some individual display exception skills to lead their team to glory and eventually they are awarded with Player of the Match award. However, if that individual […]

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Most run outs in Cricket History – Top 20

Most run outs in Cricket History – Top 20

This list would give you fits of shock and surprise, that is one thing for sure. Many modern day batsman like Pakistan’s Mohammad Hafeez, who have been cussed and ridiculed for their run out talents as of late, dont even make it to this top 20 list. Anyways, without any further suspense, lets go ahead and check this week’s Crictale […]

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History of the greatest rivarly ever – Pakistan vs India

History of the greatest rivarly ever – Pakistan vs India

“The Mother of all Games” There is no shadow of a doubt over the fact that the Pakistan-India rivarly is one of the greatest and most intense sports rivalries in the history of this planet. Can you figure out the estimated amount of the people that switch on their tv sets to watch a live encounter between Pakistan and India? […]

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History of the Cricket Bat

History of the Cricket Bat

Like every legendary worldly entity has a long and deep story, the cricket bat and its evolution date back centuries. The first few mentions of the cricket bat can be dated as back as the first quarter of the 17th century. This may come as a surprise to most, but those first few mentions of the bat will recall an […]

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The 11 worst overs in Cricket history

The 11 worst overs in Cricket history

Slide 1/12  Dear Oh Dear! Poor old bowlers! They have had their best days and what other days? Well, not the most merciful on them. The agony seemed never ending for them. As a moment of silence and respect, today we honor the bowlers that went through the most nightmare-like overs in the history of One Day Cricket. Let us look […]

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5 batsmen who got run out on 99

5 batsmen who got run out on 99

Slide 1/6    The “99 and run out club”! Much like cricket is a game of joys and wonder rides, but at the same time, it is also a game full of demoralizing tragedies and devastating heart breaks. Ofcourse, we can name a handful of the possible tragedies that can occur in cricket. Being carried out on a stretcher after […]

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