Archive for November 22nd, 2017

Shoaib Akhtar and Virender Sehwag to lock horns in ice cricket

Shoaib Akhtar and Virender Sehwag to lock horns in ice cricket

Shoaib Akhtar and Virender Sehwag, the two legends and once rivals, are all set to go face-to-face, and this time in ice cricket. According to the reports, the match would be taking place at the frozen lake in St. Moritz, Switzerland, which also has a beautiful background of the Swiss Alps. The tournament is scheduled to be played on the […]

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Mukhtar Ahmed creates records with his 3rd T20 hundred

Mukhtar Ahmed creates records with his 3rd T20 hundred

Mukhtar Ahmed, while playing for Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) against Karachi Whites in the on-going National T20 Cup, scored his third T20 hundred and with that created many records in the Pakistan domestic history. Ahmed with his 3rd T20 hundred became the joint-most T20 century maker in the history of Pakistan’s domestic. Mukhtar shares the spot with Ahmad Shahzad […]

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Ireland to play maiden Test match against Pakistan

Ireland to play maiden Test match against Pakistan

Ireland, who were given test status in June this year, will play their inaugural Test match against Pakistan at Malahide in May, 2018. Stormont in Belfast and Bready in Derry, Ireland were also the options for May 11 to 15’s 1st Test, but Malahide was considered the frontrunner and the Dublin venue has now been confirmed as hosts. Ireland, have […]

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Maxwell added to Australia squad as cover for Warner

Maxwell added to Australia squad as cover for Warner

Glenn Maxwell, teh Australian allrounder have been roped in by the selectors of Cricket Australia as cover for the injured vice-captain David Warner. The all-rounder was initially ignored and Shaun Marsh was picked ahead of him as a specialist batsman at number 6 position. Maxwell was the part of the squad which travelled India and Bangladesh earlier this year for […]

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ICC announces test ranking scenarios ahead of the Ashes

ICC announces test ranking scenarios ahead of the Ashes

Ahead of the Ashes series starting tomorrow, International Cricket Council has announced the Test ranking scenarios. England is currently at third in the rankings and enjoying an eight-point lead over their arch-rivals Australia who are at the fifth position. If Australia wins the Ashes In any case, Australia whitewashes England, they will climb to the third position in the rankings […]

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Chennai: Australian cricket team captain Steve Smith  during his arrival to participate first ODI against India, at Chennai Airpot on Saturday. PTI Photo by R Senthil Kumar(PTI9_9_2017_000177B)

Warner confident to play the 1st Ashes Test: Smith

Steve Smith, the Australian skipper has said that the opener David Warner is recovering from the neck injury, and he is confident to take part in the 1st Ashes Test at the Gabba in Brisbane, 23rd November. Warner hurt his neck while taking a catch at training this week. All-rounder Glenn Maxwell was called up as a cover for Warner, […]

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