Cricket  /  Published 22.06.22

Pakistan: Dejected pacer tries to end life

A young cricketer from Pakistan's Hyderabad in the southern Sindh province attempted suicide after he was not selected for his home team in the Pakistan Cricket Board's inter-city championship...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Karachi

People  /  Published 20.06.22

Mithali Raj: A record-breaker like no other

2017 was among the most successful years of Raj’s career as, in spite of losing a World Cup final, she went on to be crowned Wisden’s leading female cricketer of the year alongside being...
By Debrup Chaudhuri

Events  /  Published 21.04.22

The IPL team of the week

By his standards, Chahal had a mediocre outing against GT earlier in the week, with things getting even worse against KKR as Aaron Finch tore into the leg spinner in the latter’s first over. How...
By Priyam Marik

People  /  Published 26.03.22

Yash Dhull: The next big thing in Indian cricket?

 Back in 2008, Kohli too had led an Under-19 side to World Cup glory, before going on to make his Test debut a few years later. The rest, one might say, every cricket fan knows. Like his idol, Y...

People  /  Published 22.03.22

Dada revisits his only Test ton at Eden Gardens

A few years ago, when Ravi Shastri asked Sourav Ganguly why he didn’t have a stand named after him at Eden Gardens, Dada had famously replied, ‘The entire stadium belongs to me Ravi.&rsquo...
By Vedant Karia


People  /  Published 09.03.22

Shane Warne: A cricketing magician without equal

If Shane Warne had happened to cricket 20 years later, he may have been considered too unconventional a leg-spinner to play Test matches for Australia. His outspoken candour may have been moderated by...
By Priyam Marik

People  /  Published 07.03.22

The King turns 70: A tribute to Viv Richards

They had won the World Cup the previous year, in 1975, but had then crumpled to a 1-5 humiliation in Australia, mauled into submission by Thomson and Lillee. Clive Lloyd and Co. had arrived in England...
By Ananda Kamal Sen

Cricket  /  Published 05.03.22

Warne dies after post on Marsh

Credited with reviving the art of leg spin, Warne made his test debut in 1992 against India. Rated among the five greatest cricketers of the 20th century, Warne was one of the game’s prominent c...
By Reuters in Bangkok

States  /  Published 01.03.22

Sikkim cricketer in century club

Ashish Thapa created cricketing history in football-loving Sikkim by becoming the first to score a century in first class cricket in a Ranji Trophy game against Bihar at the iconic Eden Gardens in Cal...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri


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