Brian Lara

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#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.

India beat West Indies: Here are the records broken

27 Jun 2019

India beat West Indies: Here are the records broken

The Indian cricket team extended its winning run in the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019.

2019 World Cup: Virat Kohli breaks another Tendulkar's record

27 Jun 2019

2019 World Cup: Virat Kohli breaks another Tendulkar's record

Virat Kohli has been registering many records across formats since a while now.

India vs West Indies: Records that can be scripted tonight

27 Jun 2019

India vs West Indies: Records that can be scripted tonight

India take on West Indies in match number 34 of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Thursday at Old Trafford in Manchester.

India vs West Indies: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

26 Jun 2019

India vs West Indies: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

High-flying India face West Indies in match number 34 of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Thursday.

Legend Brian Lara admitted in a Mumbai hospital: Details here

25 Jun 2019

Legend Brian Lara admitted in a Mumbai hospital: Details here

Former West Indian cricketer Brian Lara has been admitted to the Global Hospital in Parel, Mumbai on Tuesday.

Here's what Brian Lara feels about KL Rahul as opener

21 Jun 2019

Here's what Brian Lara feels about KL Rahul as opener

Two-time champions India were left with a void after opener Shikhar Dhawan got injured. He has now been ruled out of the World Cup.

Virat Kohli about to create another world record: Details here

21 Jun 2019

Virat Kohli about to create another world record: Details here

Indian skipper Virat Kohli is probably the only man after Sachin Tendulkar, who has been scripting records with each passing game.

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

21 Jun 2019

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

Lacklustre West Indies take on high-flying West Indies in match number 29 of the ICC World Cup 2019.

West Indies vs Bangladesh: Statistical preview, pitch report and timing

16 Jun 2019

West Indies vs Bangladesh: Statistical preview, pitch report and timing

West Indies and Bangladesh face each other in match number 23 of the ICC World Cup 2019.

England vs West Indies: Statistical preview, pitch report and timing

13 Jun 2019

England vs West Indies: Statistical preview, pitch report and timing

Hosts England face West Indies in match number 19 of the ICC World Cup 2019.

SA vs Windies: Statistical preview, pitch report and timing

09 Jun 2019

SA vs Windies: Statistical preview, pitch report and timing

South Africa and West Indies face each other in match number 15 of the ICC World Cup 2019.

Australia vs West Indies: Here's the complete statistical analysis

05 Jun 2019

Australia vs West Indies: Here's the complete statistical analysis

Australia will be wanting to continue with their momentum in ODIs when they take on a vibrant West Indies in match number 10 of the ICC World Cup 2019.