Remembering Murali at the Oval in 98: The match when a true one-off revealed the awe-inspiring extent of his powers

In 1998 Muttiah Muralitharan took 17 wickets in a Test match against England at the Oval. But honestly that isn’t even the half of it. Only one person has taken 800 Test wickets and it’s easy to think that’s what makes Muttiah Muralitharan unique.  But we need to take a...

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57 minutes ago, King Cricket

Ben Stokes Criticised MS Dhoni For His Performance In The World Cup 2019

The all-rounder of England’s cricket team, Ben Stokes was baffled by Team India’s run-chase strategy during their World Cup game last year, where he found the approach of the Indian skipper Virat Kohli and vice-captain Rohit Sharma as “mystifying” and also claimed that MS Dhoni...

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1 hour ago, The Cricket Lounge

Adelaide to host India for pink-ball Test in December

Australia's Test season is likely to start at the WACA when they play Afghanistan for the first time in Test cricket

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1 hour ago, ESPN Cricinfo, Australia, India

Five Test players who had a surprisingly good ODI career

Test Cricket is the oldest form of Cricket. While today’s fast paced lifestyle has downplayed its importance as an interesting format, there is still a lot of excitement for those who are ardent fans of the sport. Over its storied history, Test Cricket has had many prolific performers who made their...

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1 hour ago, The Cricket Lounge

Gabbatoir returns, India to play day-nighter as Test schedule burns Perth

The verdict is in — and it’s Perth that will miss out on hosting duties for India’s blockbuster tour of Australia this summer.

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2 hours ago, Fox Sports, India

Dukes claim there should be no problem getting the ball to swing in England this summer

Dukes claim there should be no problem getting the ball to swing in England this summer

It seems certain that a temporary restriction will be placed on players using the traditional method of spitting or licking their fingers to shine up the ball when the sport resumes

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5 hours ago, The Independent, England

ICC insist preparations continue for T20 World Cup this year

ICC insist preparations continue for T20 World Cup this year

The ICC board is due to meet on Thursday to discuss a number of issues related to the coronavirus outbreak

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5 hours ago, The Independent

West Indies tour of England edges closer with key meeting set to give green light

West Indies tour of England edges closer with key meeting set to give green light

Hopes are high that the three-match series, originally scheduled for June but postponed as part of the wider coronavirus shutdown, can go ahead in July behind closed doors

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5 hours ago, The Independent, England, West Indies

Annabel Sutherland hopes for pace boost after fitness work

The Australia allrounder is eager to build on her early taste of international cricket

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7 hours ago, ESPN Cricinfo, Australia

5 Cricketers Who Opened The Batting And Bowling In The Same Match

Opening the game for the nation is a matter of pride for the cricketers. For India, there have been numerous instances when a player has opened for the bowling as well as the batting in the same match in ODI cricket. There have been times when part-time bowlers were asked to open the bowling and there...

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11 hours ago, The Cricket Lounge

Mushfiqur Rahim Finally Reacts On Getting Ignored By The IPL Franchises

The Indian Premier League is one of the biggest tournaments around the world. Ever since it’s inception, IPL turned out to be a platform where talent meets opportunity, and of course there’s this life-changing financial rewards. Cricketers from around the world want to be a part of this cash-rich...

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13 hours ago, The Cricket Lounge, Indian Premier League

Mahmudullah Revealed How Sachin Tendulkar Helped Him In Finding A Sponsor

Sachin Tendulkar, who is regarded as the ‘God of Cricket’, has an eye for talents. Over these years, Sachin Tendulkar had predicted the future of cricketers like Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane. And as per a few reports, Sachin Tendulkar had predicted the same about Bangladesh T20I skipper Mahmudullah. Recently,...

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15 hours ago, The Cricket Lounge

Smith at 35 and an Indian gun you haven’t seen yet: Predicted 2025 cricket World XI

From Marnus Labuschagne to Pat Cummins, Australia’s Test XI could be in safe hands for years to come.

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16 hours ago, Fox Sports, India

Trevor Bayliss: Ex-England coach says World Cup final will 'never be wiped'

Former England coach Trevor Bayliss says he recorded the World Cup final win over New Zealand and it will "never be wiped".

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16 hours ago, BBC Sport, England

Cricket Australia's response to coronavirus crisis creates concern for game's future

The national governing body's cost-cutting measures lead to fears about the long-term health of cricket in Australia, as staff numbers and junior programs fall by the wayside.

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16 hours ago, ABC Grandstand, Australia

The Most Dramatic of all! The Ep 7 Review

Paul and Menners review the dramatic second last episode of 'The Test', featuring Steve Smith's incredible twin centuries at Edgbaston and then being knocked out of the second Test by an Archer bouncer. Menners also chats to Mitchell Starc.Head to Instagram and Twitter: @auscricketpodEmail us: [email protected]

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17 hours ago, The Australian Cricket Podcast, Australia

3 Indians Bowlers Who Surprised Us By Scoring Overseas Test Hundreds

India has produced some of the greatest batsmen of all time. While a lot of Indian batsmen have a great record at home, most have struggled outside Asia. This is because the Indian batsmen are not used to playing in the conditions overseas. Due to this reason, performances overseas are considered as...

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20 hours ago, The Cricket Lounge, India

5 Times Indian Captains Led From The Front With The Bat

Cricket is a team sport that needs significant contributions from every individual to win matches. However, it is also imperative that at times the entire task of winning matches falls on the shoulder of someone specific who needs to single-handedly drag the team. The occasion gets even more special...

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20 hours ago, The Cricket Lounge, India

Sri Lanka bowler Shehan Madushanka banned after drugs arrest

Sri Lanka suspend bowler Shehan Madushanka after he is arrested for alleged possession of illegal drugs.

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20 hours ago, BBC Sport, Sri Lanka

Indian Army Major Gave A Fitting Reply To Shahid Afridi And Exposed His Dirty Mindset

Shahid Afridi, the former Pakistani cricketer has been making a lot of news these days, however, once again with his controversial statements on Kashmir. It was a few days ago, when he insulted the Indian army and PM Modi, following which he received a lot of criticism. Even Yuvraj Singh and Harbhajan...

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21 hours ago, The Cricket Lounge, India

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