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



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


Rashid Khan : Adelaide’s Best Reasonable Option of Last Resort

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When Rashid Khan played his first innings for Adelaide in which he actually faced a ball, he was a model of efficiency. His six runs off two balls meant that the only ball he wasted was the one he got out on. It wasn’t quite within the parameters of how cricket understands “six and out”, […] READ MORE


Gautam Gambhir : The Desperation, The Hunger and a Glorious Career

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Gautam Gambhir : The Desperation, The Hunger and a Glorious Career “He never tries to be politically correct, he says what he thinks and he does what he says. Gautam Gambhir puts his money where he puts his tongue whether it’s about bearing the lifetime education expenses of a martyr’s daughter or it’s about bringing […] READ MORE


Why Fantasy Cricket Is Great For The Sport

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Why Fantasy Cricket Is Great For The Sport Fantasy cricket is a new concept within the context of the sport. With the sport’s origins dating back to 1598 (at the earliest), fantasy cricket has been around for barely one one-hundredth of that. Still, as the world of any sport tends to evolve through the technological […] READ MORE


Pakistan vs Australia: First T20 Preview

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After battling it out in the longest format, Pakistan and Australia are ready to face off in a three-match T20I series starting Wednesday. The hosts will be looking to carry on the momentum from Tests while Australia will see this as chance to redeem themselves. Pakistan are currently sitting on top in the T20I rankings […] READ MORE


CPL Final: Trinbago Knight Riders vs Guyana Amazon Warriors

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CPL Final: Trinbago Knight Riders vs Guyana Amazon Warriors After the thrilling and historic Vitality Blast in England crowned their champion, attention now turns to the West Indies as the Caribbean gets set for their own final showpiece event. It sees the defending champions, the Knight Riders, trying to defend their title and become the […] READ MORE


The Record That The St Kitts and Nevis Patriots Broke

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The Record That The St Kitts and Nevis Patriots Broke Now that they have been eliminated from the Caribbean Premier League, and no one else seems to have mentioned it, I thought it might be worth mentioning that the St Kitts and Nevis Patriots broke the same record twice in their last night of success. […] READ MORE