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”

Fastest Batsman to score 1000 Runs in ICC One Day Tournaments- Shikhar Dhawan

Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan continued his good form in the ICC Champions Trophy when he smashed yet another half-century against South Africa during India’s third Group B match. Dhawan scored 78 runs during India’s run chase of 192 runs and also became the fastest batsman to score 1000 runs in ICC ODI tournaments. The left-handed batsman achieved this feat in just 16 innings and broke Sachin Tendulkar’s record who achieved it in 18 innings. Continue reading “Fastest Batsman to score 1000 Runs in ICC One Day Tournaments- Shikhar Dhawan”

Ab De Villiers First Ever Golden Duck in ODI

South Africa skipper and star Batsman Ab De Villiers tasted a rare failure in the ICC Champions Trophy match against Pakistan as he was dismissed for a golden duck for the first time in his career. He was caught by Mohammad Hafeez off the bowling of Imad Wasim. Continue reading “Ab De Villiers First Ever Golden Duck in ODI”

India vs Pakistan Attendance Champions Trophy 2017 Crowd Edgbaston 4 June 2017

A Crowd of 24,156 was in attendance for the India vs Pakistan game at Edgbaston in the Champions Trophy on 4 June 2017. This is the highest ever crowd for the One day international at Edgbaston. Continue reading “India vs Pakistan Attendance Champions Trophy 2017 Crowd Edgbaston 4 June 2017”

Fastest to score 7000 ODI Runs- Hashim Amla

South African batsman Hashim Amla overtook Virat Kohli to become the fastest to reach 7000 One day runs in the course of the third and final ODI against England at Lord’s. Amla took only 151 innings to get to the landmark while Kohli took 161 innings. Hashim Amla also holds the record for becoming the fastest to score 2000, 3000,4000, 5000, 6000 and 7000 runs. Continue reading “Fastest to score 7000 ODI Runs- Hashim Amla”

List of Champions Trophy Winning Coaches-1998 Till Date

Here are the list of Champions Trophy winning coaches. No Indian Coach has been part of the ICC Champions Trophy winning team yet, with India’s previous 2 triimphs coming under Duncan Fletcher and Jogn Wright. Anil Kumble will be biding this year to be part of it. Anshuman Gaekwad came close to winning in 2000, but his Indian Side lost to New Zealand. Continue reading “List of Champions Trophy Winning Coaches-1998 Till Date”

List of ICC Champions Trophy Winners-1998 Tilldate

Here are the list of Champions Trophy winners from 1998 till date.

India and Australia are the only teams to have won 2 ICC Championship Titles, with the former winning in the years 2002 and 2013) and the latter triumphing in the years 2006 and 2009.The other teams that have won once are- West Indies (2004), New Zealand (2000), Sri Lanka (2002) and South Africa (1998). England and Pakistan are the only teams not to have won the ICC Champions Trophy, but the former has reached the final twice. Continue reading “List of ICC Champions Trophy Winners-1998 Tilldate”

Leading Wicket Taker by Indian Women in One Day International-Jhulan Goswami

Former Indian women’s cricket captain Jhulan Goswami has become the leading wicket taker in women’s One-Day internationals going past Australian Cathryn Fitzpatrick record of 180 wickets on Tuesday. She took three wickets against South Africa Women during the ongoing women’s Quadrangular Series in South Africa by taking her career tally of wickets to 181 in 153 matches. Continue reading “Leading Wicket Taker by Indian Women in One Day International-Jhulan Goswami”