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”

South Africa’s T-20 Squad for 2017 England Tour

Here are the list of players who are going to feature in the 3 Matches T-20. This tour will take place after the Champions Trophy. South Africa will be without Faf Du Plessis who will return home for the birth of the first child. Ab De Villiers will lead the side in his absence. Continue reading “South Africa’s T-20 Squad for 2017 England Tour”

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”