Archive for November 17th, 2017

‘I’m not a robot, I also need rest,’ Kohli

‘I’m not a robot, I also need rest,’ Kohli

India skipper Virat Kohli has once again said that he needs some time off from international cricket. While talking to media, he said he is “not a robot”. The star batsman is expected to be rested during the latter part of the Sri Lanka series which began in Kolkata on Thursday in order to be fresh for the tour of […]

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Prithvi Shaw slams 5th first-class hundred in 7th match

Prithvi Shaw slams 5th first-class hundred in 7th match

Prithvi Shaw, who turned 18 just a couple days ago, continues to sparkle. In the on-going Ranji Trophy 2017, he slammed his 5th first-class hundred against Andhra Pradesh on Friday. The 18-year old, made a fantastic start to his first-class career, as he has 5 FC tons in just 7 first-class matches. In his sparkling innings of 114 which came […]

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I always enjoy playing cricket in Bangladesh: Afridi

I always enjoy playing cricket in Bangladesh: Afridi

Shahid Afridi, the former Pakistani cricketer, is currently in action in Bangladesh Premier League for his team, Dhaka Dynamites. In his first match of the season, he won the game for his team and is keen on replicating match-winning performances in the fixtures to follow. Yesterday, the players of the Dhaka franchise visited the historical Lalbag Fort to promote the […]

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Spot-fixing is a cancer, says Waqar Younis

Spot-fixing is a cancer, says Waqar Younis

Former Pakistani cricketer and coach, Waqar Younis, expressed his disappointment at the recent spot fixing-related activities in the Pakistan cricket circle. Earlier this year, the Pakistan Super League saw itself being plagued by the menace of spot fixing. The spot fixing saga saw some of the big names of like Sharjeel Khan and Nasir Jamshed found guilty of spot fixing […]

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Australia announces test squad for Ashes

Australia announces test squad for Ashes

Australia, on Friday named its test squad to face England in the Ashes series, which includes some shocking names. Opening batsman Cameron Bancroft is set for his Test debut and wicketkeeper Tim Paine returns for the first two Tests. Bancroft gets his chance to represent Australia after scoring heavily in this season’s domestic Sheffield Shield competition, and he replaces Matthew […]

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