First Batsman to Average 50+ in all 3 formats in International Cricket- Virat Kohli

Indian captain and star batsman Virat Kohli became the first batsman to average over 50 in all 3 formats and also struck an unbeaten 103 runs which helped India beat Sri Lanka by 304 Runs at Galle. Continue reading “First Batsman to Average 50+ in all 3 formats in International Cricket- Virat Kohli”

Dilruwan Perera Run out in Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe 2017 Video by Musakanda Waller Chakabva

Here is the video of Dilruwan Perera run out by Musakanda,Waller and Chakabva to dismiss Dilruwan Perera during Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe test match at Colombo. Continue reading “Dilruwan Perera Run out in Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe 2017 Video by Musakanda Waller Chakabva”

Leading Run Scorer in Women’s ODI Cricket- Mithali Raj

India captain Mithali Raj created history on Wednesday as she became the all-time leading run-getter in women’s one day internationals. She went past Charlotte Edwards record of 5992 ODI runs after scoring her 34th run against Australia in Bristol. The 34-year old reached the landmark in 183rd ODI matches. Continue reading “Leading Run Scorer in Women’s ODI Cricket- Mithali Raj”

First Indian Women’s captain to register a golden duck in ICC World Cup 2017- Mithali Raj

Indian women’s captain Mithali Raj fell for a golden duck for the first time in her career off the first ball against South Africa at Leicester on Saturday. She was dismissed by Dane van Niekerk. India failed to overhaul South Africa’s score of 273 and was dismissed for 158 Runs. South Africa ended up winning the match by 115 Runs. Continue reading “First Indian Women’s captain to register a golden duck in ICC World Cup 2017- Mithali Raj”

Most Centuries in ODI Run Chases- Virat Kohli

Indian captain and star batsman Virat Kohli overtook Sachin Tendulkar’s record of most hundreds in chases during the fifth and final One-Day International against West Indies in Jamaica. While The Little Master Sachin Tendulkar took 232 innings to score 17 hundreds, Virat Kohli achieved this feat in just 102 innings to score 18 ODI tons while batting second. Continue reading “Most Centuries in ODI Run Chases- Virat Kohli”

Highest Score By a Batsman On Test Captaincy Debut

Graham Dowling former New Zealand captain holds the record for scoring the maximum number of runs in captaincy debut of 239 runs followed by Chanderpaul (203) and Cleam Hill (203). Joe Root joins fourth in list when he scored 190 runs against South Africa at Lords. Continue reading “Highest Score By a Batsman On Test Captaincy Debut”

Sarfraz Ahmed to lead Pakistan in all 3 Formats

Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed was handed over test captaincy after he led his team to an Champions Trophy title in England. His first assignment as test captain will be in the three-match Test series against Sri Lanka which is likely to be held on the neutral venue of the United Arab Emirates in October. Ahmed has already led Pakistan in nine one-day internationals since last year, winning seven and losing two. He has also led in eight Twenty20s, by winning seven and losing just one.