The top 5 highest test scores by batsmen

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What are the top 5 highest test scores by batsmen? Test match cricket has always been a simple game. Outscore the opposition and bowl them out twice within 5 days. As a result runs on the board are vital and the highest test scores in the history of the game have mostly resulted in wins. […] READ MORE




Who Makes It Into Australia’s All-Time Test XI?

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Picking Australia’s Greatest All-Time Test XI: Cricket Australia played their first-ever test against England at Melbourne between 15th and 19th March, 1877. Australia won their first ever test by 45 runs. In Australia’s Test cricket history, they have had highly talented players from Sir Donald Bradman to a modern day genius in Steve Smith. Picking […] READ MORE


Best Australian Batsmen – Late 1990s to Mid 2000s

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The Best Australian Batsmen In the late 1990s to Mid 2000s, you would not be able to go past Adam Gilchrist, Matthew Hayden, Ricky Ponting, Michael Clarke and Michael Hussey as the best Australian batsmen. Adam Gilchrist (Australian Batsmen & Keeper) “Gilly.” The Bomb. Gilchrist had the whole package, he was an amazing batsman and […] READ MORE


Picking Australia’s greatest ODI XI

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The Rich History Statistically, Australia has been the most successful ODI team since the format began in 1971. They have won 5 Cricket World Cups and 2 Champions Trophies. Their win percentage is the second-highest. Only South Africa’s win percentage of 63.92 is greater. Australia was also the first country to adopt coloured clothing, dark […] READ MORE


The Greatest Of All Time Debate: What’s In A Batting Average?

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The Greatest of All Time Debate: What’s In A Batting Average? In sports it is always hard to make accurate comparisons with current players and their former counterparts. This is no different in the ever-changing climate of international cricket. A key indicator, which is commonly used to make comparisons, is a batsman’s average. However, without […] READ MORE