Raghav Thapar

A judgemental opinionated person with prejudice towards everything. Sachin fan, Cricket enthusiast, Engineer, Thaparian, Johnian, Achha Insan

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Misbah ul Haq asked to halt retirement plans

Pakistan’s Test captain Misbah ul Haq has been asked by the Pakistan cricket board to…

Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri spat with curator

The Mumbai Cricket Association vice president Dilip Vengsarkar received a complaint from Wankhede’s curator Sudhir Naik…

Yusuf Pathan and Irfan Pathan

Irfan Pathan: Top Five Moments

Once regarded as the 21st century Kapil Dev, Irfan Pathan turns 31 today. He has…

5 Records made by South Africa today

In a do or die situation,  South Africa scored a mammoth 438 to take India…

Shikhar Dhawan in World Cup Swuad

Dhawan disappoints again

‘And Dhawan goes again early in the innings’ is a phrase that most of us…

Jadeja Axar Patel

India’s next generation of all-rounders

The national selectors are trying to strengthen an Achilles’ Heel— the all-rounder’s position — as…

Top 5 cricketers who scored a century on debut

A total of 9 players have the distinction of scoring a hundred on their debut…

The fall and rise of Zimbabwean Cricket

The Zimbabwean team was regarded to be a hub of emerging Cricketing talents in the…

India vs South Africa – 5 Talking Points

India vs South Africa today saw the Proteas chase down 199 in the twentieth over.…

India-South Africa tour

Top 10 South Africa moments

With the ongoing Mahatma Gandhi – Nelson Mandela series, we at EssentiallySports bring to you…

BCCI President Elections To Be Held On October 4th

Board of Control for Cricket in India(BCCI) has called the Special General Meeting (SGM) on…

Cheteshwar Pujara

Pujara steps up to keep India afloat

Cheteshwar Pujara today stood tall amid all the pressure created by Dhamika Prasad during India’s…

The Return of Anderson

England’s pace bowling spearhead, James Anderson may feature in the fifth Ashes Test against Australia…

Glenn Maxwell eyes test spot

After cementing his place in the Australian one-day team, all rounder Glenn Maxwell has turned…

Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman receive honorary membership of the Madras Cricket Club

The historic 376-run Rahul Dravid-VVS Laxman partnership at the Eden Gardens against Australia in 2001…

Top 10 innings of Clarke

Michael Clarke just retired breaking the hearts of millions of fans. Therefore today we at…

9 records broken on Day 1 of the 4th Ashes test

Stuart Broad ripped apart the Australian batting line up today in the 1st innings of…

Stuart Broad

Stuart Broad rips through Australia

Stuart broad’s Wikipedia page rightly says ,’He is a god who was sent to destroy…

Clarke needs to contribute

Michael Clarke, after Australia’s 8 wicket loss to England in the 3rd ashes test, stated…

India A Squad announced

The India A squad has been announced for the one-day tri-series against the A teams…

Mitchell Johnson joins 300 wicket club

Mitchell Johnson today became only the eighth pace bowler in the history of cricket to…

Natwest T20 Blast- as exciting as it gets

North Group 1. Birmingham Birmingham’s one-run victory against Northamptonshire on Wednesday made them the Kings…

700 International Wickets Club

Harbhajan Singh became the latest entry in the 700 international wickets club and achieved this feat…

England Cricket Team

England Draws First Blood

England won the first Ashes test match against Australia at Cardiff today with a day…

Dhawal Kulkarni

Indian bowling woes continue

India’s bowling performances in their last ODI series and in the first match against Zimbabwe…

Kagiso Rabada

Kagiso Rabada’s hattrick sets it up for SA

Kagiso Rabada broke the back of the Bangladeshi batting line by picking up 6 wickets…

English Crowd Mock Johnson

Mitchell Johnson was given a standing ovation by the English crowd after conceding more than…

Du Plessis does It for South Africa

Bangladesh and South Africa clashed at Sher-e-Bangla International Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka, for the first…

Van der Merwe switches to Netherlands

Roelef van der Merwe who last played International Cricket five years ago for South Africa…

Wahab Riaz: Brave Birthday boy

One usually celebrates their birthday with their dear ones. If one is a cricketer, they…