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Akshay Kothari
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Is a Leg Spinner a Prized Possession in T20?

The sight of a leg spinner in full flight deceiving and deluding the batsman is at their will dazzles every cricket fan in this world.

December 29, 2017

World Cup ’99 Moments: Ganguly decimates Sri Lanka

It was the 21st match of the 1999 World Cup between India and Sri Lanka and a must-win game for India that took place in Taunton, England.

March 07, 2015

Minnows in World Cup 2015 : An Overview

This edition of the ICC World Cup will see a few minnows who have the potential to turn things around and can spring a surprise.

February 01, 2015

World cup 2015: Broadcasting rights for $2 Billion

ICC world Cup 2015 is expected to have a global broadcast audience of over one billion people and will be seen in 182 countries globally.

January 31, 2015

Misbah-ul Haq: Bidding Adieu

Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul Haq is set to bid adieu to ODI and T-20 cricket post the World Cup. He would continue to represent his national side in Test

January 30, 2015

Dhoni wants the middle order to deliver

Ahead of their do or die encounter against England in the ongoing Carlton Mid ODI series, captain Dhoni had said that batsmen need to sacrifice

January 30, 2015

Saeed Ajmal clears unofficial Bowling Test

Pakistani Suspended spinner Saeed Ajmal is set to appear in his official ICC bowling test next week in Chennai but he claims to have passed an unofficial test in England.

January 15, 2015

Kohli spits fire thanks to Mitchell Johnson

Virat Kohli smashed his maiden 150 at Mitchell Johnson's expense, taking centrestage in a highly dramatic day's play.

December 28, 2014

Marsh’s Injury: Bad News for Australia

There has been a fresh injury scare for Australia ahead of the Boxing Day Test, with batsman Marsh led away by the doctors after being struck in the nets.

December 25, 2014

Pakistan Cricket Team : A Tale of Unlikely Heroes

Pakistan cricket team has been through quite some roller coaster rides, be it regarding their performances, players being banned from playing or other issues they've had in the past. But in the end it all comes to lauding their never-say-die- sporting spirit and the firm will to keep going on.

November 06, 2014

Jadeja vs Akshar patel

Akshar Patel?s success in IPL and CLT20 makes us wonder: Is he better than our star all rounder, Sir Jadeja?

October 16, 2014

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