The top 20 best nicknames in cricket history

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Best nicknames in cricket history Cricket is a sport synonymous for giving players their own nicknames. Fans, coaches, teammates, you name it – all of them have the ability to assemble quality nicknames out of nowhere. Officials, umpires and commentators also get given nicknames – for e.g Steve Bucknor was known as the “Slow Death […] READ MORE


The Top 5 Best Bowling Partnerships

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Best Bowling Partnerships In Cricket A bowling attack’s main job is to pick up 20 wickets in a test match and 10 wickets in an ODI. The former is crucial because there is no overs constraint in tests and therefore without taking 20 wickets, a team cannot win. As a result, the best test teams […] READ MORE


Top 5 Best Australian Bowlers In Test History

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Best Australian Bowlers In Test Matches The current Australian bowling attack is widely regarded as the best in test match cricket. Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood and Nathan Lyon form a deadly quartet. They have variety in the attack, in terms of pace, bounce, movement and spin. But, are any of them amongst the […] READ MORE


Top 5 Best Test Match Spinners Of All-Time

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Ranking The Best Test Match Spinners Of All-Time “Spin to win.” A common phrase used in the cricketing world and especially in the subcontinent where spinners have historically played the starring role in bowling opposition sides out. It is therefore no surprise that Asian teams have produced some of the best test match spinners of […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Dodgers And Cricket’s Costliest Fielding Errors

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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


Was Sri Lanka’s Muttiah Muralitharan An Underrated Genius?

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Muttiah Muralitharan – The Smiling Assassin  On the back of the backlash aimed towards actor Vijay Sethupathi over his Muttiah Muralitharan biopic ‘800’. We ask is the legendary Sri Lankan off-spinner an underrated genius? Undoubtedly statistically one of, if not the greatest bowler to ever play the beautiful game of cricket. Sitting a full 92 […] READ MORE



England’s 2005 Ashes Winners: Where Are They Now?

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England’s 2005 Ashes Winners – Where Now? Ever wondered what the old England Cricketers do after they retire? England’s 2005 Ashes winners, where are they now? Ian Bell ended a 21-year first-class career this week, when the top-order batsmen decided to hang up his boots and with it his iconic cover drive. Bell went out […] READ MORE


Rahul Dravid: Indian Cricket’s Timeless Gentleman

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It’s time we talk about this beautiful game of Cricket and the ones making it even more beautiful to watch. The game is an enormous package of beauty, dedication, and class, and so was this player from India named Rahul Dravid. Throughout the years, the game has evolved in many different forms. With each and […] READ MORE


Ranking Kevin Pietersen’s Best Test Match Innings For England Cricket

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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