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Ravindra Jadeja India

From Sir Jadeja, a troll to Sir Jadeja, an asset

Not often do you see someone outperforming Ravi Ashwin whether it’s the number of wickets in a match, the number of overs bowled or even the Test bowlers rankings for that matter. Especially, when it’s his spin twin Ravindra Jadeja. Yes, it’s a first. Jadeja, has indeed, outperformed his team-mate and closest competitor Ashwin. Until […]

Team India

India v Australia: Ranchi’s Test might be a boon in disguise for Kohli and boys

  The pitches in Pune and Bangalore have been in the news for the wrong reason. Many critics and analysts have scrutinised and called the strip in Pune as “pathetic”. Variable bounce, sharp turn and the spinners targeting the foot marks of the fast bowlers have been a common sight in the Indian summer. The […]

Afghanistan

A fairytale: The Afghanistan Cricket Team

There was a time when nobody really cared how Afghanistan fared in a match, or cared to check how certain Afghan players performed. Nobody cared if their matches were being telecasted, nobody cared when they termed them ‘minnows’ despite their subtle surge in the International arena. Who knew that Afghanistan played cricket existed since the […]

CricTracker Fan Poll: Best international cricketers of February 2017

February was a mélange of various matches across the globe- Bangladesh’s tour of India happened and India won in a thrilling contest between the two, New Zealand was playing to seal the series in Australia, Sri Lanka won the series in Australia with some cracking performances, South Africa won 4-1 against New Zealand in the […]

Andhra captain Hanuma Vihari and D. Siva Kumar

Bringing domestic workhorse D Siva Kumar in the spotlight

133 first-class wickets at an average of mere 18.19 in this 21st century is something you get to see very rarely and that too for a pacer in India might make him talk of the town but not in the case of Duvvarapu Siva Kumar, who hasn’t even played for India ‘A’ or featured in […]

Matt Renshaw News

Appalling, uncalled reactions to Matt Renshaw’s Toilet break

Australian opener Matt Renshaw decided to walk off the field mid-way through his inning when he had an uncontrollable urge to go to the toilet. He had extended it to the point where he could no longer hold on to it and as David Warner was dismissed, Renshaw informed the umpire that he had to […]

Ravichandran Ashwin vs David Warner

5 Eagerly awaited player battles in the India v Australia Test series

The Kangaroos have reached Indian shores and are charged up in search of a victory against their eternal rivals. “The Invincibles” are excited and charged up after a grueling session of intense training in Dubai. Team India, on the other hand, is well-rested after a one-off Test against Bangladesh. The comfortable win against the Tigers […]

Bangladesh Mushfiqur Rahim

Mushfiqur Rahim – One man for all seasons

Bangladesh appeared to be in dire straits when their top order batsmen followed each other to the dressing room. But then came Shakib Al Hasan, Bangladesh’s “Knight in shining armour” who was providing resilience, putting up a brave front while the pint-sized man was helping him on the other end. Naturally, Shakib was the aggressor […]

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CricTracker Fan Poll: Best international cricketers of January 2017

The cricketing calendar started with a bang as the month of  January witnessed some incredible games. There were many interesting matches going on simultaneously this month because of some cracking series’ that were going on in both, the East and the West – India v England, Australia v Pakistan, South Africa v Sri Lanka, New […]

Wriddhiman Saha & Parthiv Patel

The game of the gloves: Wriddhiman Saha v Parthiv Patel

Indian cricket at the moment is undisputedly on a different high altogether. The fact that we’ve seen some incredible performances from our Test team are well emphasised and rightly acknowledged, but the bigger picture still remains under a shadow: is the Indian cricket fraternity talking enough about the strength of Indian cricket at the grass-root […]