Highest score by a team in One Day Internationals- England vs Australia 2018

England’s men’s team broke their own score of record when they amazed 481 for 6 in their alloted 50 overs against Australia at Nottingham, thereby beating their previous highest score of 444 for 3 against Pakistan which they achieved against Pakistan 2 years ago at the same ground.

Highest Score by a team in One Day International

First West Indies Bowler to take 10 wickets in a test against Sri Lanka- Shannon Gabriel

West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel wrote his name in the record books by becoming the first West Indies bowler to claim 10 wickets in a Test against Sri Lanka at St Lucia. Continue reading “First West Indies Bowler to take 10 wickets in a test against Sri Lanka- Shannon Gabriel”

India vs Afghanistan Match Preview-2018

Team India will be squaring of with Afghanistan in an upcoming test series which is scheduled to begin in Bangalore from 14th to 18th June 2018.

Ajinkya Rahane will be leading the test squad in the absence of the regular skipper Virat Kohli.

Afghanistan were given the test status by the International Cricket Council in June 2017.

It is being termed a historic match which will be hosted in Bengaluru.

Team India will be seeing this series as preparation for upcoming England tour.

India will be wary of 19 year old spinner Rashid Khan who has been in an sensational form in the recently concluded IPL 2018.

The ace spinner bagged 12 wickets in the T-20 series against Bangladesh.

Pace Bowler Dawlat Zadran will be missing due to injury, and his place will be taken by Wafadar Momand.

First Scotland player to score an ODI Century against England- Calum MacLeod

Scotland’s Calum MacLeod’s magnificent unbeaten knock helped Scotland reach 371 for the loss of 5 wickets in their one day international against England in Edinburgh on Sunday. Continue reading “First Scotland player to score an ODI Century against England- Calum MacLeod”

BCCI Awards 2017-18

Indian captain Virat Kohli will be receiving the award for the best cricketer of the year, following his magnificent performance over the past two seasons, while Indian Women’s World Cup stars Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana will receive the Indian women’s maiden award for best female international cricketer for the year 2016-17 and 2017-18 seasons respectively. Continue reading “BCCI Awards 2017-18”