You would bowl the perfect ball and Virender Sehwag would hit you for six, raves Brett Lee

You would bowl the perfect ball and Virender Sehwag would hit you for six, raves Brett Lee

Brett Lee has praised Virender Sehwag to no ends, describing him using the most affluent adjectives while explaining why his unpredictable batting style made him so difficult to bowl to. He went on to compare Sehwag with Sachin Tendulkar and recount tales that made him realize his immense talent. India has been lucky to produce … Read more

Analyzing the legitimacy of concerns over Virat Kohli’s form and legacy

Analyzing the legitimacy of concerns over Virat Kohli’s form and legacy

Virat Kohli set the bar too high early on in his career for his own good, failing to scale the same heights of late. However, whether his slump an ordinary drop as is the case for most sportsmen or is it one that will hurt his legacy to no ends, is the question this article … Read more

24-year-old Virat Kohli said he would match Sachin Tendulkar’s ODI record, reveals Oakley chief

24-year-old Virat Kohli said he would match Sachin Tendulkar’s ODI record, reveals Oakley chief

Ashwin Krishnan, head of marketing at Oakley, recalled a young Virat Kohli confidently expressing that he would reach Sachin Tendulkar’s landmark figure of 49 ODI centuries when he was just 24 years old. Krishnan went on to talk about Kohli’s ongoing lean patch and the potential cause for the same. Two things Virat Kohli has … Read more

Loved the contests between me and bowlers, remarks Rahul Dravid

Loved the contests between me and bowlers, remarks Rahul Dravid

Rahul Dravid has stated that he always cherished the battles he had with bowlers because it allowed him to bring his strength, his patience, to the fore while also helping him concentrate better. He further explained his different playing style and the need to spend time away from the game. Rahul Dravid never burst onto … Read more

Jack of all trades, master of none

Jack of all trades, master of none

One Day Internationals are getting more and more redundant as cricket evolves, slowly losing favor amongst the players, fans and organizers as highlighted by Ben Stokes’ retirement. It is high time for the ICC to have serious discussions about the format’s future to save ODIs from extinction. When Australia visited England for the annual Ashes … Read more

Twitterati hail Virat Kohli as he completes 11 years in Test cricket

Twitterati hail Virat Kohli as he completes 11 years in Test cricket

Team India batter Virat Kohli made his Test debut on this day (June 20) back in 2011. His first Test match was against the West Indies at Sabina Park in Kingston, Jamaica, coming nearly three years after his ODI debut. It was not an impressive start for the Delhi batter as he was dismissed cheaply … Read more

Sachin Tendulkar remembers Shane Warne while dining at London restaurant

Sachin Tendulkar remembers Shane Warne while dining at London restaurant

Indian cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar remembered his friend and late Australian cricketer Shane Warne while dining at a restaurant in London. The former India captain, via an Instagram post, mentioned that the restaurant was close to where the Aussie legend used to stay whenever he was in the UK. Warne died on March 4 this … Read more

Sachin Tendulkar’s record ‘insurmountable’, states Sunil Gavaskar

Sachin Tendulkar’s record ‘insurmountable’, states Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar is of the opinion that Sachin Tendulkar’s record in Test cricket is “insurmountable” and it will not be easy for Joe Root to go past it. Joe Root is in terrific form for quite some time and many feel that he can break Sachin Tendulkar’s record provided he continues his good form. Sachin … Read more

Collaborated with Sachin, Azhar, and Dravid as leaders and shared responsibility, states Sourav Ganguly

Collaborated with Sachin, Azhar, and Dravid as leaders and shared responsibility, states Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly has revealed that he collaborated with Sachin Tendulkar, Mohammad Azharuddin, and Rahul Dravid as leaders in his playing days which made them believe in his leadership. Ganguly is considered to be one of the finest captains with 21 Test wins and 76 ODI victories under his leadership. Sourav Ganguly is known to be … Read more

Indian cricket fraternity hails Rafael Nadal after ‘King of Clay’ wins 14th French Open title

Indian cricket fraternity hails Rafael Nadal after ‘King of Clay’ wins 14th French Open title

Tennis legend Rafael Nadal reiterated his status as the “King of Clay,” winning the French Open title for the 14th time on Sunday. The 36-year-old Spaniard defeated Casper Ruud, the first Norwegian to reach a Grand Slam singles final, in straight sets (6-3, 6-3, 6-0). With his latest victory at Roland Garros, achieved in 2 … Read more