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”

India A Squad for the Tour of South Africa

Here are the list of India A players who are going to feature for the tour of South Africa. Krunal Pandya and Basil Thampi have earned maiden call-ups to the India A side after their impressive performance for their respective IPL Franchise. The tour will begin on July 26 with a triangular one-day series, also involving Australia A. India and South Africa will play two 4 day games in August. Continue reading “India A Squad for the Tour of South Africa”

India’s One Day and T-20 Squad for 2017 West Indies Tour

Here are the list of players who are going to feature in the 5 One Day Matches and T-20 international against the West Indies. This tour will take place after the Champions Trophy. India will be without Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah who have been rested for the series in Caribbean. Wicketkeeper Batsman Rishabh Pant and left-arm wristspinner Kuldeep Yadav have been called up. Continue reading “India’s One Day and T-20 Squad for 2017 West Indies Tour”

Fastest to score 8000 Runs in ICC Champions Trophy- Virat Kohli

Indian captain Virat Kohli become the quickest batsman to 8000 runs in one-day international cricket, beating AB de Villiers’ mark in seven fewer innings. Kohli crossed the 8000-run mark in his 175th innings, during the course of his unbeaten 96 off 78 deliveries against Bangladesh in Thursday’s ICC Champions Trophy semi-final in Birmingham. Continue reading “Fastest to score 8000 Runs in ICC Champions Trophy- Virat Kohli”

West Indies Cricket BLK Shirt Deal-2017

West Indies team has signed a three year deal to become the official Kit Sponsor. This includes the West Indies Men, Women and Under 19 team. West Indies are the reining T-20 Champions. The West Indies men will wear BLK for the first time when they begin their tour of England with a Test Match at Edgbaston on August 17. Continue reading “West Indies Cricket BLK Shirt Deal-2017”