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#ThisDayThatYear: Malinga rattles England, enters the elite list of bowlers

21 Jun 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Malinga rattles England, enters the elite list of bowlers

On this day in 2019, veteran fast bowler Lasith Malinga reached yet another historic feat in international cricket.

Bowlers will become robots with saliva ban: Wasim Akram

10 Jun 2020

Bowlers will become robots with saliva ban: Wasim Akram

Pakistan legend Wasim Akram slammed ICC's decision to temporarily ban the use of saliva.

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.

ICC shouldn't stage T20 WC without spectators: Wasim Akram

05 Jun 2020

ICC shouldn't stage T20 WC without spectators: Wasim Akram

Bowling legend Wasim Akram believes the International Cricket Council (ICC) shouldn't conduct the impending T20 World Cup sans spectators.

Happy Birthday Wasim Akram: A look at his phenomenal records

03 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Wasim Akram: A look at his phenomenal records

Pakistan bowling legend Wasim Akram turned 54 on Wednesday.

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.

Happy Birthday Sachin Tendulkar: Here are his best ODI knocks

24 Apr 2020

Happy Birthday Sachin Tendulkar: Here are his best ODI knocks

The greatest ever batsman to have graced the cricket field, Sachin Tendulkar is celebrating his 47th birthday today.

'Would have killed Wasim Akram,' Shoaib Akhtar on match-fixing

21 Apr 2020

'Would have killed Wasim Akram,' Shoaib Akhtar on match-fixing

Former Pakistan bowler Shoaib Akhtar opened up on match-fixing with rising number of cases in the country.

Happy Birthday Muttiah Muralitharan: A look at his achievements

17 Apr 2020

Happy Birthday Muttiah Muralitharan: A look at his achievements

Former Sri Lankan spin ace Muttiah Muralitharan turned 42 on Friday.

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.

#ThisDayThatYear: Imran Khan's valor handed Pakistan the coveted trophy

25 Mar 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Imran Khan's valor handed Pakistan the coveted trophy

The Melbourne Cricket Ground in Australia witnessed a spectacle full of grit and valence on March 25, 1992.

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.

Yuvraj Singh, Wasim Akram to play in Bushfire relief match

26 Jan 2020

Yuvraj Singh, Wasim Akram to play in Bushfire relief match

Former Pakistan cricket team captain Wasim Akram and India's Yuvraj Singh have joined a host of former cricketers set to feature in the Bushfire relief match on February 8.

Abdul Razzaq dubs Jasprit Bumrah as 'baby bowler': But why?

04 Dec 2019

Abdul Razzaq dubs Jasprit Bumrah as 'baby bowler': But why?

Former Pakistan all-rounder, Abdul Razzaq, has claimed that he could have easily faced Indian pace head Jasprit Bumrah, besides dubbing him as a 'baby bowler'.

Australia vs Pakistan: Who is 19-year-old debutant Muhammad Musa?

29 Nov 2019

Australia vs Pakistan: Who is 19-year-old debutant Muhammad Musa?

Former Pakistan legend Wasim Akram on Friday presented the team's newest pacer Muhammad Musa with his Test cap.

India beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

06 Oct 2019

India beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

The Indian cricket team thrashed South Africa to seal the first Test and take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

India vs SA, Day 3: Here are the records broken

04 Oct 2019

India vs SA, Day 3: Here are the records broken

India still have a 117-run lead against South Africa after a fascinating third day of the ongoing first Test match in Vizag.

Mickey Arthur removed as Pakistan cricket team coach

07 Aug 2019

Mickey Arthur removed as Pakistan cricket team coach

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to remove head coach Mickey Arthur and his support staff, following the side's fifth-place finish at the ICC World Cup 2019 in England and Wales.

Pakistan cricketer Mohammad Amir may settle down in UK

28 Jul 2019

Pakistan cricketer Mohammad Amir may settle down in UK

Pakistani cricketer Mohammad Amir, who recently announced his retirement from Test cricket, is contemplating to settle down in the United Kingdom.

Wasim Akram humiliated and harassed at Manchester Airport: Details here

24 Jul 2019

Wasim Akram humiliated and harassed at Manchester Airport: Details here

Legendary Pakistan fast bowler Wasim Akram shared a horrific experience which he endured in England.

Happy birthday Trent Boult: A look at his achievements

22 Jul 2019

Happy birthday Trent Boult: A look at his achievements

New Zealand left-arm pacer Trent Boult turned 30 today.

5 finds of the ICC World Cup 2019

15 Jul 2019

5 finds of the ICC World Cup 2019

England won the ICC World Cup 2019 after overcoming New Zealand in a cracking finale at Lord's on Sunday.

World Cup: What are experts saying ahead of the final?

14 Jul 2019

World Cup: What are experts saying ahead of the final?

The ICC World Cup 2019 final is all set to be played today at Lord's.

Six famous Indians who found love in Pakistani celebrities

07 Jul 2019

Six famous Indians who found love in Pakistani celebrities

Even though India and Pakistan share a rather turbulent bilateral relationship, love across the borders is not unheard of.

Pakistan beat Afghanistan: Here are the records broken

29 Jun 2019

Pakistan beat Afghanistan: Here are the records broken

Pakistan defeated Afghanistan in the match number 36 of the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019 at Headingley in Leeds.

South Africa thrash Sri Lanka: Here are the records broken

28 Jun 2019

South Africa thrash Sri Lanka: Here are the records broken

The South African cricket team thrashed Sri Lanka in match number 35 of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Friday.

Pakistan vs Afghanistan: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

28 Jun 2019

Pakistan vs Afghanistan: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

Pakistan will be aiming to win their third game on the trot in the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019.

Pakistan beat New Zealand: Here are the records broken

26 Jun 2019

Pakistan beat New Zealand: Here are the records broken

Pakistan kept their hopes alive in the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019, as they beat New Zealand in match number 33 of the World Cup at Edgbaston.

Here's how Pakistan have replicated 1992 World Cup performance

26 Jun 2019

Here's how Pakistan have replicated 1992 World Cup performance

Pakistan came into the ICC World Cup 2019 as one of the top favorites to win the tournament.

New Zealand vs Pakistan: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

25 Jun 2019

New Zealand vs Pakistan: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

New Zealand take on Pakistan in match number 33 of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Wednesday.

Pakistan vs South Africa: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

22 Jun 2019

Pakistan vs South Africa: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

Pakistan and South Africa have underachieved in the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019.

India vs Pakistan: Statistical preview, pitch report and timing

15 Jun 2019

India vs Pakistan: Statistical preview, pitch report and timing

India and Pakistan gear up for the biggest game of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Sunday at Old Trafford in Manchester.

Australia vs Pakistan: Statistical preview, pitch report and timing

11 Jun 2019

Australia vs Pakistan: Statistical preview, pitch report and timing

Australia face Pakistan in match number 17 of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Wednesday.

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Statistical preview, pitch report and timing

06 Jun 2019

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Statistical preview, pitch report and timing

Pakistan take on Sri Lanka in match number 11 of the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019 on Friday.

Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan: Here are the records broken

05 Jun 2019

Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan: Here are the records broken

Sri Lanka made sure that they learn from the mistakes of the previous game as they beat Afghanistan by 34 runs (D/L) in match number seven of the ICC World Cup 2019 at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff on Tuesday.

England vs Pakistan: Statistical preview, pitch report and timing

02 Jun 2019

England vs Pakistan: Statistical preview, pitch report and timing

Hosts England take on Pakistan in match number six of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Monday at Trent Bridge in Nottingham.

World Cup: Here are the stats you need to know

28 May 2019

World Cup: Here are the stats you need to know

The ICC World Cup 2019 begins this Thursday, as the teams are all set to put in their best efforts to lay hands on the coveted title.

How much money would winners of the World Cup get?

17 May 2019

How much money would winners of the World Cup get?

The World Cup is unquestionably the biggest event for any sport, and it is the same for cricket.

Happy birthday Sachin Tendulkar: Reliving his best knocks

24 Apr 2019

Happy birthday Sachin Tendulkar: Reliving his best knocks

The greatest ever batsman to have graced the cricket field, Sachin Tendulkar is celebrating his 46th birthday today.