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Ashish Nehra

Ashish Nehra Retires from International Cricket

Indian Cricket veteran Ashish Nehra has just announced his retirement from international cricket. The 38-year old was picked the T20 International against New Zealand at the Ferozshah Kotla. After an eight month gap, Nehra was included in the T20...

Ashes Series: Looking Ahead to the 2017-18 Edition

The Ashes series is a Test series between Australia and England. It is a symbol of the historic rivalry between the two sides. In fact this rivalry is considered to be even bigger than the India-Pakistan rivalry. The two...
Youngest Player

Youngest Players to Reach 100 Test Wickets

Test cricket is a gruelling game and a way to assess a player's endurance. On Sunday, South Africa's Kagiso Rabada helped his side cruise to a comfortable win over Bangladesh. He finished with match figures of 10-63. Meanwhile, Bangladesh were...

Mavericks Rightaway : Fastest to 100 Test Wickets

International test cricket may be a step too far for some, but others find it within their comfort zone. “From our broadcasting box you can’t see any grass at all. It is simply a carpet of humanity.” once said...
Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Is Mahendra Singh Dhoni Right for T20?

Back in the day, Mahendra Singh Dhoni was the go to guy for finishing off a match. When Dhoni was at the crease, no target was safe. He was also notorious for being one of the best finishers. Who...
Hardik Pandya

Hardik Pandya Earns Praise from Teammates

After trouncing Australia in the 5th ODI, Indian captain Virat Kohli credited Hardik Pandya as a key player. Kohli was full of praise for the all-rounder, who scored 222 runs and picked up six wickets. He said "Hardik Pandya is...
Ben stokes arrested

English All-Rounder Ben Stokes Arrested in Bristol

England's test vice captain and one of the finest all rounders of the current time, Ben Stokes was arrested after being suspected for causing bodily harm after a nightclub incident on early Monday morning. A 27 year old man...

M.S Dhoni: The Same Old Finisher With A New Finishing Touch

M.S Dhoni is known for his big hitting skills all over the cricketing world. The famed finisher is probably the best cricket has witnessed so far. However, the last few ODI matches sent out a different message. Dhoni was...