Umar Gul: Retirement, Stats And The 2009 T20 World Cup Journey

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The Best T20 Bowler Umar Gul, the hero for Pakistan in the T20I World Cup 2009, recently bid farewell from all-formats of cricket after his team Balochistan’s elimination during the National T20 Cup that took place in Pakistan. He is considered to be the best T20 fast bowler for Pakistan till now. Moreover, he still […] READ MORE


Who is the greatest T20 batsman among Dawid Malan, Babar Azam and Virat Kohli?

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The greatest T20 batsman Can we pick the greatest T20 batsman among the current crop of players in internationals? Dawid Malan, Babar Azam, and Virat Kohli are the three currently playing batters in T20 format who have the highest averages and played more than 15 games. Each of them has played a pivotal role in […] READ MORE


Suresh Raina And The Ideal T20 Franchise Cricket Future

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Did Suresh Raina retire too early? Suresh Raina, the T20 superstar. Cricket fans all around the world were hit with a piece of disheartening news on the eve of India’s Independence Day as two of India’s all-time greats, the former captain MS Dhoni and his deputy in CSK Suresh Raina announced their retirement from the […] READ MORE


Specsavers County Championship Set To Resume

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The Specsavers County Championship Is Back! The men’s Specsavers County Championship will return as confirmed by The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) today. The fixtures are set to start from August the 1st. The coronavirus pandemic has meant that no cricket has been played so far this summer. This holds true for both England […] READ MORE




ODI Cricket: India and the West Indies Give A Glimpse Into The Future

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Two proud cricketing nations just concluded their limited series, with both needing to build towards both the T20 and ODI World Cups. India won both three-match series by 2-1 scorelines, but the West Indies would have been encouraged by their performances, particularly from the younger players. So what did we take away from the tour? […] READ MORE


Andre Russell: Consistency in the Chaos?

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The ability to hit the ball 360 degrees around the ground is what encapsulates the modern-day limited overs player. Andre Russell is one of a limited breed of T20 batsmen. He does not have the ramps and the scoops. He will not be reverse sweeping the spinner and manipulating the field. He stands and delivers. […] READ MORE


Scorchers Feeling The Heat: Five Key Big Bash Talking Points

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We are now three weeks into the 2018/19 Big Bash season and little has gone to script so far in this thrilling T20 extravaganza. Giants have been toppled, new stars have risen to the fore and fans have been treated to some wonderful bowling and daring batting. Here are the five biggest talking points so […] READ MORE


Big Data and the Changing Face of Test and T20 Cricket

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Cricket has always been considered something of a numbers game, but in recent years, the sport’s use of big data analysis has ramped up to unprecedented levels. It goes way further than looking at batting and bowling averages, too. Aside from strike rates and wickets taken, international test cricket and T20 cricket teams increasingly use […] READ MORE