South Africa will begin life without talismanic batsman AB De Villiers in the longest format of the game when they take on Sri Lanka in Galle on Thursday. De Villiers has been the mainstay of the Proteas batting in the last decade but chose to hang up his boots earlier this year after the twin taxing test series against India and Australia. Continue reading “Proteas begin life without AB De Villiers”
Stand- in Indian skipper Rohit Sharma yet again entered the record books after notching up his second T20I century against Sri Lanka in Indore on Friday. Continue reading “Fastest Century in T-20Is- Rohit Sharma”
India’s star batsman and captain Virat Kohli became the eight batsman overall and second Indian after Sachin Tendulkar to achieve these feat. Continue reading “Fastest 50 International Centuries- Virat Kohli”
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”
Jp Duminy who South Africa team have relied on has been relatively inconsistent for the past some years finally came to the party by scoring two 50+ scores in a test series against Srilanka for the first time since 2008. Duminy who South Africa have relied on and considering his talent has been very inconsistent. Here are the statistics of Duminy.
Only the second Test series in which he has made 2 50+ scores. The first time he did was in the series in Australia back in 2008-09.
South Africa will be Hoping Jp Duminy to continue his good form and be consistent for the future tours
These is the list of Top 10 test bowlers in January 2017 as per latest ICC Rankings. It features two bowlers from India,& Australia and England and three bowlers from South Africa and one from Sri lanka Continue reading “Top Ten Test Bowlers January 2017-ICC Rankings”
The youngest Sri Lankan bowler to get 5 wickets in a test is. Ravindra Pushpakumara who achieved it against Zimbabwe in 1994.
The second youngest Sri Lankan bowler to pick up a 5fer is Lahiru Kumara who picked up 6-122 against South Africa in Capetown in January 3 2017 Continue reading “Youngest Sri Lankan Bowler To Get a 5 Wicket Haul in Test Cricket”