First Left Arm Spinner to Claim 400 wickets- Rangana Herath

Rangana Herath on Monday became the first left-arm spinner in the history of Test cricket to take 400 wickets as he dismissed paceman Mohammad Abbas to guide Sri Lanka to a miracle win against Pakistan in the 1st Test at Abu Dhabi. Continue reading “First Left Arm Spinner to Claim 400 wickets- Rangana Herath”

List of Broadcasters for Pakistan vs World XI-Where Can Independence Cup 2017

Here are the list of Broadcasters for Pakistan vs World XI for the Independence Cup 2017. There will be 3 T-20’s matches, out of which the first one will be played today in Lahore. Continue reading “List of Broadcasters for Pakistan vs World XI-Where Can Independence Cup 2017”

World XI Team to play Pakistan

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Faf du Plessis has been named captain of the World XI squad to travel to Pakistan to play three T20Is in Lahore next month. Hashim Amla, Morne Morkel, David Miller and Imran Tahir are the other South African players in the 14-member squad. Australia provide three players – George Bailey, Ben Cutting and wicketkeeper Tim Paine – and West Indies two including Darren Sammy, who represented Peshawar Zalmi in the PSL final earlier this year. There’s one player each from England, Bangladesh, New Zealand and Sri Lanka.

The three-T20 series, which has international status, begins on September 12, which includes the two T20s to be played on September 13 and 15. Former Zimbabwe captain and England coach Andy Flower has been named as the coach of the World XI side. Here are the list of players who are going to feature.

Faf du Plessis (capt)
Hashim Amla
Samuel Badree
George Bailey
Paul Collingwood
Ben Cutting
Grant Elliott
Tamim Iqbal
David Miller
Morne Morkel
Tim Paine
Thisara Perera
Imran Tahir
Darren Sammy

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”

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”

First Batsman to score 10,000 Runs from Each Country

Younis Khan became the first Pakistan batsman to score 10,000 runs in test cricket. He achieved this feat against West Indies at Sabina Park. Here are the list of batsman who were the first from their country to score 10,000 runs. Continue reading “First Batsman to score 10,000 Runs from Each Country”