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Jasprit Bumrah vs Jofra Archer: Statistical comparison (Test cricket)

09 Aug 2020

Jasprit Bumrah vs Jofra Archer: Statistical comparison (Test cricket)

In the last decade, fast bowling began to descend across formats after a number of legends retired from the game.

Cricket Australia to use Kookaburra balls for 2020-21 Sheffield Shield

02 Jul 2020

Cricket Australia to use Kookaburra balls for 2020-21 Sheffield Shield

Cricket Australia has announced that it will revert back to Kookaburra balls for the 2020-21 Sheffield Shield season.

Broad consults sports psychologist ahead of Windies series: Here's why

29 Jun 2020

Broad consults sports psychologist ahead of Windies series: Here's why

England pace bowler Stuart Broad has consulted a sports psychologist to prepare for the upcoming Test series against Windies.

Jofra Archer will test the Pakistani batsmen: Younis Khan

28 Jun 2020

Jofra Archer will test the Pakistani batsmen: Younis Khan

Batting coach Younis Khan believes Jofra Archer will be a major threat for Pakistan in the upcoming Test series.

Jack Leach eager to return in whites for England

28 Jun 2020

Jack Leach eager to return in whites for England

England spinner Jack Leach is back in the mix as England prepare for the upcoming series against West Indies.

Happy Birthday Marnus Labuschagne: A look at his amazing records

22 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Marnus Labuschagne: A look at his amazing records

Australian batsman Marnus Labuschagne turned 26 on Monday.

Playing without crowds could affect Stokes' performance: Darren Gough

07 Jun 2020

Playing without crowds could affect Stokes' performance: Darren Gough

Former England fast bowler Darren Gough feels Ben Stokes could experience a dip in performance if international cricket resumes sans spectators.

Happy Birthday, Ben Stokes: A look at his amazing records

04 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday, Ben Stokes: A look at his amazing records

Over decades in cricket, several crop of all-rounders went on to dominate the show and be a step above the rest.

England vs West Indies: Joe Root may miss series opener

03 Jun 2020

England vs West Indies: Joe Root may miss series opener

England skipper Joe Root could miss the first Test against West Indies at the Ageas Bowl next month.

World Cup 2023 the ultimate goal for David Warner

13 May 2020

World Cup 2023 the ultimate goal for David Warner

Australian opener David Warner believes he is at the pinnacle of his career at the moment.

Ashes: Archer was reminded of Hughes after Smith's head injury

13 May 2020

Ashes: Archer was reminded of Hughes after Smith's head injury

England fast bowler Jofra Archer has claimed his bouncer that had felled Steve Smith during last year's Ashes, reminded him of the late Phil Hughes.

Usman Khawaja feels he is one of Australia's best batsmen

03 May 2020

Usman Khawaja feels he is one of Australia's best batsmen

Australian batsman Usman Khawaja expressed his disappointment after he was excluded from the central contract list.

England's Jason Roy hasn't given up hope of playing Tests

03 May 2020

England's Jason Roy hasn't given up hope of playing Tests

England batsman Jason Roy is hungry for Test cricket and isn't giving up hope of playing the longest format again.

Ellyse Perry extends contract with Sydney Sixers for two years

29 Apr 2020

Ellyse Perry extends contract with Sydney Sixers for two years

Australian all-rounder Ellyse Perry has extended her contract with Big Bash team Sydney Sixers for two more years.

Steve Smith on a different level: Ben Stokes

29 Apr 2020

Steve Smith on a different level: Ben Stokes

England all-rounder Ben Stokes believes his counterpart Steve Smith operates on a different tangent in Test cricket.

Rohit cannot wait to play Tests in Australia: Details here

22 Apr 2020

Rohit cannot wait to play Tests in Australia: Details here

Indian cricket team batsman Rohit Sharma cannot wait to play the Test series in Australia later this year.

Sunil Gavaskar highlights Rohit's exclusion from Wisden's list of players

19 Apr 2020

Sunil Gavaskar highlights Rohit's exclusion from Wisden's list of players

Indian legend Sunil Gavaskar voiced his opinion on Rohit Sharma's exclusion from the 2020 edition of Wisden Cricketers' Almanack.

Cummins is the most complete bowler presently: Glenn McGrath

17 Apr 2020

Cummins is the most complete bowler presently: Glenn McGrath

Former Australian fast bowler Glenn McGrath believes Pat Cummins is the most complete bowler of this generation.

Ben Stokes relives the Headingley classic amid lockdown

12 Apr 2020

Ben Stokes relives the Headingley classic amid lockdown

England all-rounder Ben Stokes relived his miraculous innings of Ashes 2019 after seven months.

Rohit should have been included in Wisden's list: VVS Laxman

12 Apr 2020

Rohit should have been included in Wisden's list: VVS Laxman

Former Indian batsman VVS Laxman voiced his opinion as opener Rohit Sharma was left out of the recently announced Wisden's list of five players.

Steve Smith opens up on his quirky batting technique

07 Apr 2020

Steve Smith opens up on his quirky batting technique

Australian batsman Steve Smith's batting unorthodox batting technique might have raised eyebrows, but it is suffice for him to bemuse the bowlers.

The incident involving Stokes was a blessing in disguise: Strauss

05 Apr 2020

The incident involving Stokes was a blessing in disguise: Strauss

England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) director Andrew Strauss described how the team resurrected following the 2017 incident involving Ben Stokes.

Warne doesn't want Smith to captain Australia: Details here

01 Apr 2020

Warne doesn't want Smith to captain Australia: Details here

Australian legend Shane Warne feels Steve Smith should focus on batting and not on anything else.

'It was scary', Buttler opens up on Smith's Ashes concussion

27 Mar 2020

'It was scary', Buttler opens up on Smith's Ashes concussion

England wicket-keeper Jos Buttler opened up on the 2019 Ashes series which produced some intense moments.

Inexperienced Australia couldn't say 'no' to ball-tampering, feels Ponting

13 Feb 2020

Inexperienced Australia couldn't say 'no' to ball-tampering, feels Ponting

Former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting believes Steve Smith & Co. were too naive to avoid the Cape Town ball-tampering fiasco that jolted the Aussies.

Silverwood feels England may need to manage Archer workload

11 Feb 2020

Silverwood feels England may need to manage Archer workload

England cricket team coach Chris Silverwood has stated the side may need to manage Jofra Archer's workload.

Kohli finishes 2019 as number one Test batsman: Details here

30 Dec 2019

Kohli finishes 2019 as number one Test batsman: Details here

Indian skipper Virat Kohli finished 2019 on a high as he retained the top spot in the ICC Test Rankings for batsmen.

Cricket: A look at the best moments this year

29 Dec 2019

Cricket: A look at the best moments this year

The year 2019 in cricket had a packed schedule that included some major international tournaments.

A look at Pat Cummins' sensational numbers in 2019

29 Dec 2019

A look at Pat Cummins' sensational numbers in 2019

Pat Cummins has been Australia's leader in the Test team of late.

Peter Siddle retires from international cricket: List of his achievements

29 Dec 2019

Peter Siddle retires from international cricket: List of his achievements

Australian pacer Peter Siddle has announced his retirement from international cricket after being released by Australia for the third Test against New Zealand.

Cricket: A look at the worst moments this year

28 Dec 2019

Cricket: A look at the worst moments this year

The year 2019 in cricket had a packed schedule that included some major tournaments.

Boxing Day Test, SA vs England: Preview, Dream11 and more

25 Dec 2019

Boxing Day Test, SA vs England: Preview, Dream11 and more

South Africa and England will liven their rivalry in the opening first Test of the four-match series, starting December 26.

Ben Stokes misses training with father in critical condition

24 Dec 2019

Ben Stokes misses training with father in critical condition

England all-rounder Ben Stokes will miss training on Tuesday after his father was admitted to a hospital.

Australia's David Warner declared fit for Boxing Day Test

24 Dec 2019

Australia's David Warner declared fit for Boxing Day Test

Australia's opening star batsman David Warner has been declared fit for the team's second Test against New Zealand, starting December 26.

Illness strikes England camp, Somerset pair called up as cover

20 Dec 2019

Illness strikes England camp, Somerset pair called up as cover

England are all set to face South Africa in a four-match Test series, starting December 26.

ICC World Test Championship table: Where it stands?

16 Dec 2019

ICC World Test Championship table: Where it stands?

Australia gained big time in the ongoing ICC World Test Championship after demolishing New Zealand in the first Test match at the Perth Stadium.

2019 Test cricket: A look at Marnus Labuschagne in numbers

15 Dec 2019

2019 Test cricket: A look at Marnus Labuschagne in numbers

Test cricket has found a new hero in the form of Marnus Labuschagne.

Australia vs New Zealand: Records scripted by ton-up Marnus Labuschagne

12 Dec 2019

Australia vs New Zealand: Records scripted by ton-up Marnus Labuschagne

Marnus Labuschagne has perhaps been the best success story in Test cricket this year.

Fit-again James Anderson back in England Test squad: Details here

08 Dec 2019

Fit-again James Anderson back in England Test squad: Details here

England's veteran fast bowler James Anderson has returned to the England Test squad for the tour of South Africa starting, December 26.

Australia win Test series against Pakistan: Here're the key takeaways

02 Dec 2019

Australia win Test series against Pakistan: Here're the key takeaways

Australia overcame Pakistan by an innings and 48 runs to seal the Day-Night Test at the Adelaide Oval.