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Nitish Rana, the best uncapped batsman of IPL 2017

Born on 27th December, 1993, Nitish Rana, a left-handed batsman started his career playing for…

The Top five richest cricketers in India - essentiallysports.com

The Top five richest cricketers in India – essentiallysports.com

The Top five richest cricketers in India. India is the nation where a sport is…

Harbhajan names De Villiers as toughest opponent – essentiallysports.com

Indian Cricketer Harbhajan Singh conducted a Twitter Q&A with his followers with the hashtag #AskTurbanator…

World Cup 2011: ‘Dhoni Finishes Off In Style’

A shot that is etched in the memories of every Indian cricket fan, a shot…

Top-10 Most Consistently Productive Batsmen in Test cricket – The Restricted Ranking Analysis

A GOD OF CONSISTENCY: Rohan Kanhai, arguably the most underrated and the most consistent batsman…

India v/s West Indies Test Matches Series, Antigua 2002-Essentially Sports

5 Best Test Matches Between India and West Indies

India and West Indies have witnessed a series of iconic test matches, along with producing…

Everything you need to know about the Ganguly Shastri Controversy

Since the selection of Anil Kumble as the Head coach of the Indian National Cricket…

Anil Kumble

Why Kumble is the wrong choice

Just like his playing career, Anil Kumble has had a sense of surprising all and…

Sachin, Ganguly and Laxman to decide Team India’s coach

After the initial list of as many as 57 applicants for the post of head coach…

Virat Kohli rekindles the love of Indian Fans

In any sport there are three types of fans. One, who are so passionate about…

Saina Nehwal – 5 Most Historic Moments

Saina Nehwal is probably India’s biggest icon after Sachin Tendulkar. For a very long time,…

THE DECADE ANALYSIS: Batting and Bowling in Test Cricket

  Like any scientist, I returned to my dungeon – the statistical one to be…

ES World XI: Righties vs Lefties & Notable Omissions

Earlier this year, my friend Terence came up with this novel and ingenious idea of…

Not Yet in the Driver’s seat: Top Dramatic Collapses

Determination and character are unsung weapons that can do wonders for an individual and more…

India's Sports Heroes

India’s Sporting Heroes Sing the National Anthem Together

Famous India’s Sporting Heroes like Sachin Tendulkar, Gagan Narang, Dhanraj Pillay, Sunil Gavaskar, Sania Mirza,…

Shivnarine Chanderpaul

Some lesser known facts about Shivnarine Chanderpaul

Veteran West Indies cricketer Shivnarine Chanderpaul, nicknamed “The Tiger”, has played 164 Tests during his…

AB De Villiers

Fastest to 7000 runs

Recently, Virat Kohli became the quickest batsman to reach 7000 ODI runs. So, we, at…

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Year in Review : The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Cricket in 2015

As another year comes to end, here is a look at the highlights of the…

Sachin Tendulkar bowled one of the greatest last over in ODI history

Sachin Tendulkar, a living legend and arguably the best batsman in the history of cricket.Apart…

Luring U.S. fans to cricket the target for All-Stars

By Mark Lamport-Stokes LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Forget, for the moment, the sight of hard-hitting…

Best Quotes on VVS Laxman

The Best Quotes on VVS Laxman

  Vangipurappu Venkata Sai Laxman was known as ‘Very Very Special’ for a reason. Maybe…

I was planning to retire in 2007 but Tendulkar stopped me: Sehwag

As a batsman, Virender  Sehwag had only one philosophy,”See ball, hit ball”. Simple,uncomplicated,direct! His retirement…

Tendulkar and Warne for cricket’s return to Olympics

REUTERS – Former Australia spinner Shane Warne and India batting great Sachin Tendulkar have joined…

Cricketer Virender Sehwag retires from internationals

REUTERS – Virender Sehwag, one of India’s greatest opening batsmen, has retired from international cricket,…

Top 5 cricketers who scored a century on debut

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

Top 11 innings for a losing cause

Sometimes hard luck trumps hard work. Here are the top 10 innings which are true…

India v Sri Lanka, Iconic Test Matches

The Indo-Lankan rivalry is traditional and old school, the Indians have met their Lankan counterparts…

10 Players with Poor Debuts and Memorable Careers

Many great players have missed out on putting up great shows on debut, but with…

Star of 1998 blind cricket WC, now grazes cattle – who is responsible?

This is the tragic story of Bhalaji Damor, a completely blind cricketer, who took India to the…

Ganguly Farewell

Dada’s dadagiri: An insight to the illustrious career of Saurav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly gave a new definition to Indian cricket. He made this sport a religion,…