Brian Lara

Timelines
Tendulkar, Lara to feature in Road Safety World Series T20

10 Feb 2021

Tendulkar, Lara to feature in Road Safety World Series T20

Legends Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara will be back in action as the Road Safety World Series T20 gets underway in Raipur from March 2 to 21.

Kapil Dev backs the Indian bowlers ahead of Australia series

21 Nov 2020

Kapil Dev backs the Indian bowlers ahead of Australia series

Legend Kapil Dev has placed his bets on the Indian bowling contingent ahead of the impending Australian tour.

Jason Holder still in contention for T20Is: Phil Simmons

07 Nov 2020

Jason Holder still in contention for T20Is: Phil Simmons

West Indies coach Phil Simmons has admitted that Jason Holder is always in contention for the T20I format.

King Kohli turns 32: A look at his astonishing feats

05 Nov 2020

King Kohli turns 32: A look at his astonishing feats

The captain of the Indian cricket team, Virat Kohli, turned 32 on Thursday.

Virender Sehwag turns 42: A look at his monumental records

20 Oct 2020

Virender Sehwag turns 42: A look at his monumental records

One of the greatest cricketers in world cricket, Virender Sehwag, turned 42 on Tuesday.

Rishabh Pant has improved his off-side play: Brian Lara

09 Oct 2020

Rishabh Pant has improved his off-side play: Brian Lara

West Indian legend Brian Lara is impressed with the young Rishabh Pant.

England vs Pakistan, third Test: Key moments of Day 2

23 Aug 2020

England vs Pakistan, third Test: Key moments of Day 2

Hosts England completely outplayed Pakistan throughout the second day of the ongoing final Test at the Ageas Bowl.

#ThisDayThatYear: The highest ever partnership in Test cricket

29 Jul 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: The highest ever partnership in Test cricket

On this day in 2006, Sri Lankan greats Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene went on to record the highest partnership of all time in Test cricket.

The Wisden Trophy: A look at the key numbers

24 Jul 2020

The Wisden Trophy: A look at the key numbers

The Wisden Trophy will be up for grabs when England and West Indies lock horns in the series decider at Old Trafford.

England and Windies to compete for Richards-Botham Trophy in future

24 Jul 2020

England and Windies to compete for Richards-Botham Trophy in future

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced the impending third Test will be the last time England and West Indies play for the Wisden Trophy.

ICC Test Rankings: Jason Holder jumps to second spot

15 Jul 2020

ICC Test Rankings: Jason Holder jumps to second spot

West Indian captain Jason Holder has moved to second spot in the latest ICC Test Rankings for Bowlers.

Sachin Tendulkar fifth on Wasim Akram's list of best batsmen

07 Jun 2020

Sachin Tendulkar fifth on Wasim Akram's list of best batsmen

Bowling legend Wasim Akram named his top five batsmen that he either bowled to or played along side.

#ThisDayThatYear: West Indies chase the highest total in Test cricket

13 May 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: West Indies chase the highest total in Test cricket

On this day in 2003, West Indies entered the record books by tormenting the mighty Australians.

Happy Birthday Brian Lara: His top five Test innings

02 May 2020

Happy Birthday Brian Lara: His top five Test innings

The Caribbean batting maestro Brain Lara turned 51 on Saturday.

#ThisDayThatYear: Brain Lara breaks Sir Garfield Sobers' 36-year-old record

18 Apr 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Brain Lara breaks Sir Garfield Sobers' 36-year-old record

On 18 April 1994, Brian Lara entered the record books by owning the then-highest individual score in Test cricket.

#ThisDayThatYear: Brian Lara breaks the world record with quadruple century

12 Apr 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Brian Lara breaks the world record with quadruple century

On April 12, West Indian legend Brian Lara became the only player in the history of Test cricket to touch the 400-run mark.

Coronavirus outburst: Road Safety World Series postponed

13 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outburst: Road Safety World Series postponed

The Unacademy Road Safety World Series has been postponed until further notice, owing to the coronavirus scare.

ICC T20 World Cup: Brian Lara picks three title contenders

12 Mar 2020

ICC T20 World Cup: Brian Lara picks three title contenders

Former West Indian legend Brian Lara has picked three favorites to win the ICC T20 World Cup 2020.

Road Safety World Series: Sachin Tendulkar returns to the Wankhede

07 Mar 2020

Road Safety World Series: Sachin Tendulkar returns to the Wankhede

The crowd at Wankhede will once again reverberate with nostalgic chants as Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar returns to action at his home ground.

Was slightly harder to bowl to Lara than Sachin: McGrath

28 Feb 2020

Was slightly harder to bowl to Lara than Sachin: McGrath

Australia's veteran fast bowler Glenn McGrath heaped praise on Brian Lara for his ability to score daddy hundreds.

Sachin and Lara to feature in Road Safety World Series

13 Feb 2020

Sachin and Lara to feature in Road Safety World Series

Cricket veterans Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara will be seen playing against each other for a noble cause.

Bushfire Cricket Bash raises over USD 7.7 million: Details here

09 Feb 2020

Bushfire Cricket Bash raises over USD 7.7 million: Details here

Cricket Australia on Sunday confirmed that the Bushfire charity cricket match featuring several legends of the past managed to raise over USD 7.7 million for the communities devastated by the fires that have ravaged Australia for months.

Brian Lara named in final squad for Bushfire Bash

01 Feb 2020

Brian Lara named in final squad for Bushfire Bash

Cricket Australia on Saturday announced the full squad for the upcoming Bushfire Bash.

India vs Australia, ODIs: Virat Kohli can script these records

11 Jan 2020

India vs Australia, ODIs: Virat Kohli can script these records

The Indian cricket team is all set to take on Australia in a three-match ODI series, starting January 14 in Mumbai.

Brian Lara backs Team India to win all ICC tournaments

02 Jan 2020

Brian Lara backs Team India to win all ICC tournaments

Former West Indian cricket legend Brian Lara feels Virat Kohli-led Team India can clinch all the ICC tournaments on offer.

Brian Lara likens Virat Kohli to Cristiano Ronaldo: Details here

16 Dec 2019

Brian Lara likens Virat Kohli to Cristiano Ronaldo: Details here

Cricket legend Brian Lara has likened Indian captain Virat Kohli to football great Cristiano Ronaldo.

Lara feels these two Indians can break his 400-run tally

10 Dec 2019

Lara feels these two Indians can break his 400-run tally

Windies legendary cricketer Brian Lara is known for many top moments, including his record score of an unbeaten 400 in Test cricket.

Warner backs this Indian batsman to break Lara's Test record

01 Dec 2019

Warner backs this Indian batsman to break Lara's Test record

Australia's swashbuckling opener David Warner produced a splendid display with the bat as he smashed an unbeaten 335 on Day 2 of the second Test (Day-Night) against Pakistan in Adelaide on Saturday.

A look at the sparkling records of Virender Sehwag

20 Oct 2019

A look at the sparkling records of Virender Sehwag

Former Indian opening batsman Virender Sehwag turned 41 this month.

Brian Lara hails India's current pace attack: Details here

18 Oct 2019

Brian Lara hails India's current pace attack: Details here

The current Indian pace attack is often rated as one of the deadliest in the world, as pacers like Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma and Mohammed Shami have been terrorizing the batsmen with their sheer pace since 2018.

Tendulkar, Lara to feature in T20 tourney: Details here

15 Oct 2019

Tendulkar, Lara to feature in T20 tourney: Details here

Several former cricket legends including the likes of Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag and Brian Lara are set to part in the Road Safety World Series scheduled to be held in India early next year.

India beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

13 Oct 2019

India beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

The Indian cricket team overcame South Africa in the second Test to clinch the three-match Test series.

ICC Rankings: Steve Smith remains the number one Test batsman

16 Sep 2019

ICC Rankings: Steve Smith remains the number one Test batsman

Australian batsman Steve Smith was on a roll in the just-concluded Ashes, where he finished with 774 runs in just seven innings at a Bradmanesque average of 110.57.

A look at Steve Smith's records following 27th Test fifty

13 Sep 2019

A look at Steve Smith's records following 27th Test fifty

Australian batsman Steve Smith scored his 27th fifty on Day 2 of the fifth and final Test of The Ashes 2019 at The Oval in London on Friday.

Here are the most brutal sledgings in cricket

11 Sep 2019

Here are the most brutal sledgings in cricket

Cricket is considered as the sport of gentlemen.

Remember these top fourth innings knock in Test cricket?

02 Sep 2019

Remember these top fourth innings knock in Test cricket?

Test cricket is the most gruelling format, but what makes it exciting is the willingness to fight until the fourth innings.

Records held by 'Universe Boss' Chris Gayle

16 Aug 2019

Records held by 'Universe Boss' Chris Gayle

Many expected Chris Gayle to have played his last ODI for West Indies in the recently concluded series against India.

India beat Windies: Here are the records broken

12 Aug 2019

India beat Windies: Here are the records broken

Visitors India came up with a fine performance to tame the Windies by 59 runs, in a rain-curtailed second ODI at the Queen's Park Oval in Port of Spain, Trinidad on Sunday.

Brian Lara prefers Sachin Tendulkar over Virat Kohli: Here's why

04 Jul 2019

Brian Lara prefers Sachin Tendulkar over Virat Kohli: Here's why

West Indian legend Brian Lara has praised Virat Kohli as being the best modern-day batsman in the world.

SL vs WI: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

30 Jun 2019

SL vs WI: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

Sri Lanka and West Indies are set to take on each other in match number 39 of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Monday.