West Indies with a mixed bag versus Afghanistan

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Phil Simmons returned to the managerial post of the West Indies three and a half years after he was controversially dismissed following the team’s World T20 triumph. Having led the Caribbean side to a dramatic last over victory over England, the man from Arima was let go by the previous administration led by David Cameron. […] READ MORE



India’s Long Season Ahead And The Afghan Threat To Begin

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India’s Long Season Ahead and The Afghan Threat To Begin After a hectic IPL schedule, where either you play a match or you travel on any given day, Virat Kohli’s men are well rested and are now charging up in Bengaluru to kick off their new season. While Virat Kohli has a neck injury which […] READ MORE


India vs Afghanistan: Match Preview

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India vs Afghanistan: Match Preview India will take on Afghanistan in a one-off historic Test in Bangalore on June 14th. This Test will be the first official Test match Afghanistan will play and it’s fitting that it is played against India considering the fact that Afghanistan’s home ground for international fixtures is in Gurgaon, India. […] READ MORE


India vs Afghanistan: Five Things To Look Out For

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India vs Afghanistan: Five Things To Look Out For History is going to be made on June 14th. Afghanistan will be playing their first ever Test match, completing their rise to prominence in the cricket world. They will be playing against India, currently ranked as they number one Test side in the world. Provided the […] READ MORE


How Can Bangladesh Get Back To Their Winning Ways?

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How Can Bangladesh Get Back To Their Winning Ways? At one point in time Bangladesh were hailed as the “dark horses” of cricket, the unknown quantity capable of defeating top sides. This is no longer the case. Afghanistan have firmly usurped them to be the loveable underdogs in cricket and Bangladesh are free-falling down the […] READ MORE


The Perpetual Rise Of Rashid Khan

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The Perpetual Rise Of Rashid Khan Imagine you are 19 years old and the greatest wicket-keeper batsman of all time, Adam Gilchrist, has your picture as his “DP” on Twitter. That would normally mean you have made it, wouldn’t it? Well, Rashid Khan has taken the world by storm and how! Playing for a team […] READ MORE



In A State Of Despair : A Shoutout To The Associates

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In A State Of Despair : A Shoutout To The Associates “The umpires have called it. Scotland are out.” It was this tweet from Cricket Scotland’s twitter handle that broke out the dreaded news, quicker than expected. It was at the 2015 Cricket World Cup that I saw Scotland play for the first time. As […] READ MORE