BCCI have announced their 18-member squad for the upcoming tour to Australia that starts from 21st November. Rohit Sharma and Parthiv Patel make their return to the Test squad after not being selected for the England tour earlier this year. Opener Murali Vijay also returns into the
Rohit Sharma has been a prolific run scorer for India in limited-overs cricket. Since being asked to open the innings for India, he has consistently produced runs for the side. Sharma once again has produced impressive numbers with the bat in the ongoing Asia Cup for India.
Wicket-keeper batsman Mushfiqur Rahim completed 5,000 runs in one-day internationals. He became the third player from Bangladesh to achieve this milestone. He was able to reach the milestone during the Super 4 game against Afghanistan. Before the start of the game, Mushfiqur Rahim was just seven runs
England have climbed to fourth position in the latest ICC Test Rankings after their comprehensive 4-1 series win against India. In the fifth and final game of the series played at The Oval, England completed a 118-run win over India to end their home season on a
India’s premier batsman Ajinkya Rahane achieved another milestone in his cricketing career as he completed 3000 runs in Test cricket during the third game played against England at Trent Bridge, Nottingham. Before the start of the third Test, Rahane required only 59 runs to complete the landmark.
All-rounder Shoaib Malik has achieved another unique milestone by becoming the second cricketer from Pakistan to complete 7,000 runs and 150 wickets in one-day internationals. Malik reached the milestone during the fifth and final game of the one-day series against Zimbabwe played at Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo.
Australia’s Ricky Ponting, India’s Rahul Dravid, and England’s Claire Taylor were recently inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame in a ceremony held in Dublin. The honor is conferred on greatest player to have played the game through the history. Dravid also became the fifth player
Shoaib Malik became the first-ever player to feature in 100 games in the T20 Format. Also, he became the first player to play 100 T20I games during the Zimbabwe Tri-series. The all-rounder achieved the feat in the game played against Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club in the
England’s ascent in the white-ball cricket has been established by their rise to the top of ICC ODI Rankings with India placed at second in the table. Eoin Morgan and co. have been impressive in last six months, beating Australia in Australia in January. They also managed
India has retained their top spot in ICC Test Team Rankings with 125 points to their name. Virat Kohli’s men have stretched their lead to 13 points. The side has produced excellent results at home with 10 wins out of 13 games played in the 2016-17 season.