Articles about Allan Border
Allan Border, also known as ‘A.B.’ is a former cricket player and commentator from Australia. He also formerly served as the captain of the Australian cricket team. He was born on July 27, 1955, in Australia. The left-handed batsman has played 156 Test matches and 273 ODIs in his cricket career. In his Test career, Border hit 27 centuries. He batted in maximum Test match innings before the record was later surpassed by Sachin Tendulkar. He also formerly held the record for the maximum consecutive Test appearances of 153 (since surpassed by Alastair Cook). Border made his debut in Test cricket in 1978-1979 in the third Ashes Test. After Australia lost two Tests, Border was picked for his Test debut at Melbourne Cricket Ground. At MCG, he scored 29 in the first innings. Border played his last series against South Africa which ended in a 1-1 draw. Border was also among the 55 inaugural inductees of the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame. He was given the title Queenslander of the Year in 1994 and was awarded the Australian Sports Medal in 2000. He received the Queensland Greats Awards in 2016.
02 Feb 2021Sports
Former fast bowler Merv Hughes has been inducted into the Australian Cricket Hall of Fame.
Team India dominated Day 2 of the third Test against Australia despite a brilliant ton by Steve Smith.
Australia's star batsman Steve Smith got back to his groove in the ongoing third Test against India at the SCG.
14 Sep 2020Sports
England stunned Australia in the second ODI in Manchester to level the three-match series 1-1.
10 Jul 2020Sports
Former Australian skipper Steve Waugh, on Friday, said the Border-Gavaskar Trophy is equivalent to Ashes series.
08 Jun 2020Sports
Former Australian skipper Michael Clarke was appointed an Officer (AO) in the Order of Australia.
22 May 2020Sports
Former Australian skipper Allan Border believes the Indian Premier League (IPL) should not be given precedence over the T20 World Cup.
17 Apr 2020Sports
All sporting activities including cricket have either been canceled or postponed amid the coronavirus pandemic.
10 Feb 2020Sports
Australian opener David Warner beat his team-mate Steve Smith by a mere one vote to win the Allan Border Medal at the Australian Cricket Awards ceremony.
25 Dec 2019Sports
South Africa and England are all set to battle it out in a four-match Test series, starting December 26 in Centurion.
26 Nov 2019Sports
Keeping the political differences aside, the Pakistani cricketers won the hearts of millions of Indians after they offered dinner to an Indian-origin cab-driver in Australia.
Steve Smith, who made headlines during the Ashes 2019, is off to a shaky start at home, having been dismissed for a mere four in the opening Test against Pakistan in Brisbane.
Team India overcame Bangladesh inside three days to win the historical Day-Night Test at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
The Australian cricket team thrashed Pakistan by an innings and five runs to win the first Test match at the Gabba in Brisbane.
23 Nov 2019Sports
The Indian cricket team dominated Bangladesh on Day 2 of the historical Day-Night Test at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
21 Nov 2019Sports
The first day of the Australia-Pakistan Test match in Brisbane was marred by a controversy.
21 Nov 2019Sports
India and Bangladesh are set to play their first-ever Day-Night Test, starting Friday at the Eden Gardens.
13 Nov 2019Sports
India and Bangladesh are set to face each other in the first Test of the two-match series, starting Thursday.
01 Nov 2019Sports
VVS Laxman is one of the most charismatic middle-order batsman to have ever played the game for India.
11 Sep 2019Sports
The Ashes 2019 fifth Test match is all set to start from September 12 onwards at The Oval.
09 Sep 2019Sports
Afghanistan scripted history on Monday when they beat Bangladesh by 224 runs in a Test match at Chittagong.
29 Jul 2019Sports
The mega tournament between England and Australia, Ashes 2019 is all set to start from August 1 onwards at Edgbaston.
10 Jul 2019Sports
Title holders Australia would be taking on hosts England in the semi-final of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Thursday.
30 Mar 2019Sports
Australia produced a stunning performance to defeat Pakistan in the fourth ODI of the five-match series.
10 Mar 2019Sports
Australia overcame India in the fourth ODI to tie the five-match series 2-2.
08 Mar 2019Sports
Australia won the third ODI against India to pull one back in the five-match series and keep their hopes alive.
23 Dec 2018Sports
Dennis Freedman, an Australian journalist tweeted a video, mocking Indian captain Virat Kohli's on-field antics in the recently concluded Test in Perth.
30 Dec 2017Sports
Australia remain unbeaten in the Ashes series after toiling for a draw in the 4th Test.