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Shubman Gill replaces Babar Azam as new top-ranked men’s ODI batter

New Delhi, Nov 8: India opener Shubman Gill has replaced Pakistan captain Babar Azam as the new top-ranked men’s ODI batter in the latest ICC men’s batting rankings released on Wednesday. He has now become just the fourth player from India after Sachin Tendulkar, MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli to hold the top spot in […]

Virat Kohli hones his signature drives, lofted strokes ahead of MI clash

Mumbai, Apr 9:  Star Royal Challengers Bengaluru (RCB) and India batter Virat Kohli was seen honing his signature drives and lofted hits in the nets ahead of his side’s clash against the Mumbai Indians (MI), which will take place on Thursday. RCB and MI will be locking horns in a high-octane clash at Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium, […]

PCB chief Mohsin Naqvi to meet Shaheen Afridi in Kakul for damage control

Islamabad, April 01: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Mohsin Naqvi to meet Shaheen Shah Afridi to address concerns regarding statements mistakenly attributed to the star pacer in PCB statement. Following PCB’s declaration of Babar Azam as the new captain for T20Is and ODIs, former skipper Shaheen who had been kept in the dark before the […]

Top 10 Game-Changing Run Outs in Recent Cricket History

Explore the most pivotal run outs in recent cricket history – moments that altered games forever in our top ten list. In cricket, even small mistakes can majorly affect the player and the team. run outs have an entirely different meaning in this context—they become essential, game-changing moments that can swing the odds and decide […]

Maxwell equals Rohit Sharma’s record for most centuries in men’s T20Is

Adelaide, Feb 11: Australia’s big-hitting batter Glenn Maxwell equalled India skipper Rohit Sharma’s record for most hundreds in men’s T20Is when he slammed an unbeaten 55-ball 120 in the second T20I against the West Indies at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday. Maxwell slammed a 50-ball century to propel Australia to a mammoth 241/4 against the […]

ICC Rankings: Kohli rises to 3rd, Gill remains on top in ODIs

Dubai, Nov 22: Following an impressive display at the ODI World Cup, India batter Virat Kohli gained ground in the latest update to the ODI Player Rankings, moving up one spot to third. Meanwhile, his teammate Shubman Gill maintained his position at the top. Kohli scored a tournament-best 765 runs during the recent ICC Men’s […]

T20I Records: Fastest players to score 1000 runs in T20Is

The T20 format has been a format dominated by the batters since its inception. There have been many players who have started brilliantly with their batting careers. Many players have gone on to achieve great heights in the format. There are players from associate nations also who have gone on to make records, while these […]

Bas de Leede becomes highest wicket-taker for Netherlands in World Cups

Bengaluru, Nov 12: Bas de Leede on Sunday became the highest wicket-taker in the ODI World Cups for the Netherlands in the ICC ODI World Cup match against India at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium. Bas de Leede, after dismissing Indian skipper Rohit Sharma, went past his father Tim de Leede’s record of 14 wickets in as […]

England end World Cup campaign on a high with commanding victory over Pakistan

Kolkatta, Nov 11: In a resounding conclusion to their ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup journey, England delivered a stellar performance against Pakistan at Eden Gardens, emerging victorious by a formidable 93-run margin.The win, while a positive note to end on, was insufficient to propel either team beyond the group stage, concluding their World Cup campaigns.Facing […]

Fakhar Zaman, pacers inspire Pakistan to 7-wicket victory over Bangladesh

Kolkata, West Bengal, October 31: Riding on Fakhar Zaman, Abdullah Shafique’s half-centuries and bowlers’ brilliance Pakistan registered a 7-wicket victory over Bangladesh in the ongoing ICC World Cup 2023 at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Tuesday. With this brilliant victory, Pakistan broke their four-match losing streak in the ongoing tournament, moving up to 5th in the […]