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'Our pacers can challenge any team', says WI assistant coach

16 Jun 2020

'Our pacers can challenge any team', says WI assistant coach

The Caribbean pacers will be raring to go as England lock horns with West Indies in the first Test at Ageas Bowl on July 8.

Top four fast bowling pairs in history of Test cricket

16 May 2020

Top four fast bowling pairs in history of Test cricket

Fast bowling is a meticulous, yet pervasive art in the longest format of the game.

Wasim Akram terms Pakistan 'Brazil' of cricket

05 Apr 2020

Wasim Akram terms Pakistan 'Brazil' of cricket

Veteran bowler Wasim Akram believes Pakistan is the "Brazil" of cricket in terms of talent.

#NewsBytesExplainer: The meticulous art of reverse swing

03 Apr 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: The meticulous art of reverse swing

Reverse swing, as regarded by the cricket pundits, is a fast bowler's prized possession in Test cricket more often than not.

Shoaib Akhtar calls himself 'Don of Cricket', gets trolled

09 Oct 2018

Shoaib Akhtar calls himself 'Don of Cricket', gets trolled

Indian cricket fans roasted Shoaib Akhtar on social media platform Twitter after the former Pakistani fast bowler called himself the 'Don of Cricket'.

Kamlesh Nagarkoti to be out of action with back injury

18 Sep 2018

Kamlesh Nagarkoti to be out of action with back injury

Kamlesh Nagarkoti played a decisive role for the Indian U-19 cricket team in the World Cup, earlier this year.

#IndiaInEngland: Why Ishant and Co. deserve appreciation?

08 Sep 2018

#IndiaInEngland: Why Ishant and Co. deserve appreciation?

The current Indian pace attack is in a different dimension at the moment.

Pakistan's Mohammad Irfan scripts this unique record

26 Aug 2018

Pakistan's Mohammad Irfan scripts this unique record

T20 has always been considered as the batsman's format, where the fans usually flock to see the big sixes.

Extraordinary bowling records held by James Anderson

13 Aug 2018

Extraordinary bowling records held by James Anderson

James Anderson is currently the number one ranked Test bowler and has performed with exquisite quality.

The most fierce Test cricket rivalries of all time

03 Aug 2018

The most fierce Test cricket rivalries of all time

The James Anderson versus Virat Kohli battle in Tests is one of a kind.

This is how Mohammed Shami battled off-field issues

02 Aug 2018

This is how Mohammed Shami battled off-field issues

Indian premier pace bowler, Mohammed Shami, was embroiled with off-field controversies post the Test series against South Africa.

Dale Steyn to retire from ODIs only after World Cup

27 Jul 2018

Dale Steyn to retire from ODIs only after World Cup

South African pace legend, Dale Steyn, is contemplating retirement from white-ball cricket only after the ICC World Cup 2019.

#IndiaInEngland: How strong is Virat Kohli-led Test squad?

18 Jul 2018

#IndiaInEngland: How strong is Virat Kohli-led Test squad?

The BCCI has announced an 18-member squad for the first three Tests against England, starting August 1.

What is the ideal ODI Playing XI for India?

18 Jul 2018

What is the ideal ODI Playing XI for India?

India went down to England 1-2 in the recently concluded ODI series.

#IndiaInEngland: Injury might rule Bumrah out of first 3 Tests

18 Jul 2018

#IndiaInEngland: Injury might rule Bumrah out of first 3 Tests

In his race against the clock to regain his fitness, India's pace sensation Jasprit Bumrah has been struck another blow.

Will Bumrah get fit in time for the second Test?

07 Jul 2018

Will Bumrah get fit in time for the second Test?

India's pace spearhead Bumrah has already been ruled out of the ODI series due to a thumb injury.

Top 5 bowlers of IPL 2018 so far

30 Apr 2018

Top 5 bowlers of IPL 2018 so far

In the last article, we analyzed the top five batsmen so far in the Indian Premier League 2018, now we would look at their counterparts.

Does reverse swing require ball tampering?

27 Mar 2018

Does reverse swing require ball tampering?

Australian batsman Cameron Bancroft was caught rubbing a sandpaper on the ball during the third Test against South Africa in 2018.

KM Asif is CSK's latest addition to their bowling unit

08 Mar 2018

KM Asif is CSK's latest addition to their bowling unit

Kerala's young pacer, KM Asif is among the new additions to the squad of the returning franchise, Chennai Super Kings.

Is this India's best bowling line-up ever?

17 Feb 2018

Is this India's best bowling line-up ever?

Even before India embarked the journey to South Africa, the build-up was all about India's fine batsmen against the vicious bowling attack of Proteas.

Kagiso Rabada fined for Dhawan's send-off

15 Feb 2018

Kagiso Rabada fined for Dhawan's send-off

South Africa's young speedster, Kagiso Rabada was reprimanded by ICC for the send-off he gave to opener Shikhar Dhawan in the 5th ODI at Port Elizabeth.

Happy birthday Glenn McGrath, here are lesser-known facts about "Pigeon"

09 Feb 2018

Happy birthday Glenn McGrath, here are lesser-known facts about "Pigeon"

Australia's Glenn McGrath is unarguably one of the greatest bowlers of all time.

Happy Birthday Bhuvneshwar Kumar

05 Feb 2018

Happy Birthday Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Bhuvneshwar Kumar has established himself as a key player for India in the last few years.

Seamers Shardul Thakur and Navdeep Saini to join squad

19 Jan 2018

Seamers Shardul Thakur and Navdeep Saini to join squad

If the series defeat in Centurion was not hard enough to digest, Indian team management has now complained that India have been denied quality net bowlers.

What should be Kohli's strategy against South Africa?

11 Jan 2018

What should be Kohli's strategy against South Africa?

The first Test in Cape Town left India with a bitter defeat. It gave us a glimpse of bouncy South African pitches and the relentless pace bowling attack of the home side.

Time up for injury prone Dale Steyn?

09 Jan 2018

Time up for injury prone Dale Steyn?

South Africa have been dealt a massive blow after pace spearhead Dale Steyn was ruled out of the remainder of the three-match Test series against India. He had damaged the tissue on his left heel on the second day of the opening Test.

Here's what Indian bowlers have to offer against the Proteas!

05 Jan 2018

Here's what Indian bowlers have to offer against the Proteas!

It is common knowledge that winning test matches comes down to a great bowling attack, which can take 20 wickets. And, the visiting Indian team can boast of the good bowling combinations ready for various scenarios against South Africa to do just that.

Top five bowlers with most wickets in a calendar year

04 Dec 2017

Top five bowlers with most wickets in a calendar year

As 2017 cricket-season nears its end, South Africa's Kagiso Rabada, with 81 wickets, is the leading wicket-taker this year across all formats.

Kohli's ex U-19 teammate, Siddarth Kaul receives maiden India call-up

28 Nov 2017

Kohli's ex U-19 teammate, Siddarth Kaul receives maiden India call-up

Siddarth Kaul, the 27-year-old pace bowler from Punjab, is among 15-member squad announced by BCCI for the upcoming three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka.

Kohli asks for bouncy tracks against Sri Lanka

23 Nov 2017

Kohli asks for bouncy tracks against Sri Lanka

While the first of three-match Test series between India and Sri Lanka ended in a draw, India are set to face the visitors in the 2nd Test in Nagpur on a grassy wicket, similar to the first Test conditions in Kolkata.

Shami, Bhuvi and Umesh, the men to watch out for

23 Nov 2017

Shami, Bhuvi and Umesh, the men to watch out for

Ever since the retirement of Zaheer Khan, India have lacked a quality pace attack.

Ashish Nehra set for his last outing with India

01 Nov 2017

Ashish Nehra set for his last outing with India

Ashish Nehra prepares for his last international outing in Indian colours as the men in blue face New Zealand in first of the three-match-T20I series.

Mitchell Johnson tells why we don't have fast bowlers

06 May 2017

Mitchell Johnson tells why we don't have fast bowlers

In an interview recently, Australian pace bowler Mitchell Johnson said that India does not produce many fast bowlers because the pitches are more suitable for spinners than pacers.