India vs South Africa First T-20 Match Report-2018

India having beaten the hosts 5-1 in the ODI series, started the T20I series with a comprehensive 28-run win over South Africa in the first of the three-match series at the New Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg on Sunday. Continue reading “India vs South Africa First T-20 Match Report-2018”

First Indian Bowler to pick up 5 wickets in all 3 formats- Bhuvneshwar Kumar vs Proteas

Bhuvneshwar Kumar become the first Indian bowler to bag a five-wicket haul in all the three formats of the game. Continue reading “First Indian Bowler to pick up 5 wickets in all 3 formats- Bhuvneshwar Kumar vs Proteas”

Fastest to score 17,000 Runs- Virat Kohli vs South Africa

Indian captain and star batsman Virat Kohli achieved yet another record when become the fastest to reach 17,000 international runs, achieving the feat in his 363rd innings during the 6th ODI against South Africa on Friday. Continue reading “Fastest to score 17,000 Runs- Virat Kohli vs South Africa”

First Batsman to score 500 Runs in bilateral ODI Series- Virat Kohli vs South Africa

Indian captain Virat Kohli became the first player to score 500 runs in a bilateral ODI series overtaking Rohit Sharma Continue reading “First Batsman to score 500 Runs in bilateral ODI Series- Virat Kohli vs South Africa”

Kohli’s Bullish Captaincy is Giving India New Identity

Test cricket over the years has come down to fine margins between the top playing nations. Skill can only take you so far but it is also the hunger to stay in the trenches and get the results by winning the war of attrition. It is during those stages of play that the desire to win takes over as skill takes a back seat. Looking back on all of the famous test sides over the years that have dominated for a sustained period of time, the one thing that stands out are the men that have been chosen to lead those sides. Continue reading “Kohli’s Bullish Captaincy is Giving India New Identity”

India vs South Africa 5th ODI Match Report-2018

After being sent in by South Africa skipper Aiden Markram, India openers gave a good steady start with Dhawan and Rohit Sharma adding 48 runs before Kagiso Rabada got the better of the left-hander in the eighth over.

Dhawan hit eight boundaries during his 34 run cameo off 23 balls. Continue reading “India vs South Africa 5th ODI Match Report-2018”