Who are the greatest batsmen from England ever? Historically, England have been the third most successful side in Test match cricket, only behind Australia and South Africa in terms of their win percentage, which stands at 36.46%. In limited overs cricket, England have won two trophies till date – the 2010 World T20 and the […] READ MORE
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Unpopular Cricket Opinions
What are the most controversial opinions in cricket? Sport is a saviour’s grace in many aspects of life. It fills audiences with enjoyment. Nothing can come close to watch your team play and dominate. But in the same mould, lies some divide. There are many ways to skim a cat and by the same token […] READ MORE
Los Angeles Dodgers And Cricket’s Costliest Fielding Errors
World Series Baseball’s Los Angeles Dodgers were one play away from taking a sizeable 3-1 lead in the World Series only for the misfield gods to strike. But, what relates the Los Angeles Dodgers to cricket’s infamous misfields? An error each from centre fielder Chris Taylor and catcher Will Smith allowed the Tampa Bay Rays […] READ MORE
Kevin Pietersen – Remembering the 158 vs Australia at The Oval in the 2005 Ashes
Kevin Pietersen, 158, vs Australia, 2005 Ashes Just how valuable is Kevin Pietersen and the 158 he scored vs Australia in 2005? The birth of a great team is often traced to a single player. Their legacy might be tough-as-nails leadership or the nurturing of talent. For the England side of 2008-2013, however, that legacy […] READ MORE
England Cricket’s Top 5 Best T20 Batsmen Of All-Time
England Cricket: Who Is The Best T20 Batsmen Ever? England have some amazing T20 batsmen at the moment. Jason Roy, Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow make up a formidable trio. Jonny Bairstow recently dominated the 2019 IPL for the Sunrisers Hyderabad. Watch – Bairstow’s stunning maiden IPL century for SRH In fact, England are blessed […] READ MORE
Ranking Kevin Pietersen’s Best Test Match Innings For England Cricket
Kevin Pietersen’s Eight Of The Best Test Match Innings Kevin Pietersen, when onsong, was something else. KP, could destroy an opposition batting line-up in a session. He loved pressure situations and in an 8-year international career; he played some brilliant knocks. Kevin Pietersen’s status as an all-time great was assured when retired as England’s second […] READ MORE
High Ceiling And Good Company For Tall Zak Crawley
Tall Batsmen A Rarity Tall would be an understatement for Zak Crawley. The greatest batsmen in the world are usually of a low centre of gravity. For instance, legendary greats such as Bradman, Ponting and Tendulkar were all under 6 feet tall. Similarily contemporary greats such as Smith, Babar and Williamson also all stand under […] READ MORE
Is Curtis Campher the next great Ireland cricketer?
Keys to Success Curtis Campher – The next generation Ireland Cricketer? How do the best batsmen succeed at international cricket? A gameplan to score runs and the confidence to execute the relevant shot are two essential requirements. Mark Ramprakash was one of the most majestically talented batsmen of his generation. The former Surrey and Middlesex […] READ MORE
Who Makes It Into England’s All-Time ODI XI?
Picking England’s All-Time ODI XI England Cricket played their first-ever ODI against Australia at Melbourne in 1971. Since then, they have appeared in 4 World Cup Finals – losing 3 and winning 1. Along the way, England Cricket has had some incredibly talented players. From Graham Gooch to Jos Buttler, the Three Lions have never […] READ MORE
Was Kevin Pietersen England Cricket’s Worst Mistake?
Kevin Pietersen – England’s Biggest Mistake Ever? On the 27th of June, Kevin Pietersen celebrated his 40th birthday and it marked over six years since he made his final Test appearance in an England shirt. His international career ended in controversial fashion, denying himself, England and the fans of years of entertainment from the flamboyant […] READ MORE