Top Ten Test Batsmen January 2017-ICC Rankings

These is the list of Top 10 test batsmen in January 2017 as per latest ICC Rankings. It features two batsman from Australia, one from England,India and New Zealand, two batsman from Pakistan and three batsman from South Africa. Continue reading “Top Ten Test Batsmen January 2017-ICC Rankings”

Highest Run Rate in a Test Match Innings-2017

Australian team achieved a feat with a highest run rate in a test match innings against Pakistan in Sydney on 6 January 2017. They scored 241 for the loss of 2 wickets in 32 overs with a run rate of 7.53. Continue reading “Highest Run Rate in a Test Match Innings-2017”

Younis Khan- First Batsman to score test hundreds in 11 Different countries

Younis Khan has become the first player to score test hundreds in 11 different countries( all the 10 cricket playing nations plus the UAE). Younis achieved this feat with his 100 on the 3rd day of the third test against Australia at Sydney on January 5. Continue reading “Younis Khan- First Batsman to score test hundreds in 11 Different countries”

Hilton Cartwright to debut against Pakistan in Sydney

Hilton Cartwright will have an opportunity to play his debut match against Pakistan in Sydney and he will be replacing Nic Maddinson who has had a ordinary series.The Australian selectors have also made one more change by bringing in spinner Steve O’ Keefe instead of pace bowler Jackson Bird with one eye on the upcoming tour of India. Pitch will be expected to turn in Sydney, and Aussies will be hoping they play spin well before the clash against India in February. They will be hoping for a whitewash to boost their confidence ahead of the India series. Continue reading “Hilton Cartwright to debut against Pakistan in Sydney”

Hilton Cartwright called up for the Boxing Day Test against Pakistan

Hilton Cartwright, born in Zimbabwe Harare, who has played for Western Australia and Perth Scorchers has been called up for the boxing day test against Pakistan. Continue reading “Hilton Cartwright called up for the Boxing Day Test against Pakistan”

Best Figures By a New Zealand Bowler on Test Debut- Colin De GrandHomme

New Zealand  allrounder Colin De GrandHomme claimed 6-41 on his debut match against Pakistan at Christchurch on 18th November 2016 beating the record of Alex Moir whose  held the previous record  of 6-155 against England at Chirstchurch in 1951. Continue reading “Best Figures By a New Zealand Bowler on Test Debut- Colin De GrandHomme”