BBL 2016/17

BBL 2016/17

Justin Langer
Justin Langer reckons that Johnson would be picked first if he makes a comeback

After the Perth Scorchers’ successful run in the recently concluded Big Bash League, the name Justin Langer is starting to be taken in a much more serious tone when it comes to coaching the Australian cricket team. However, another name that is doing the rounds to make a comeback is Mitchell Johnson. Ever since Johnson […]

The Scorchers BBL 6
Big Bash League 2017 crosses the one million attendees mark

While the Perth Scorchers went ahead and secured a win in the 2016 edition of the Big Bash League, the audiences who made their way out to the matches have been certainly over the million mark, something that has certainly gone well over the expectations of the organizers. While it is certainly the limited overs cricket […]

Shane Watson
Shane Watson bats for Test cricket while lauding the impact of the BBL

While the night of the Allan Border Medal was all about the winners on the night, it was also about the speech delivered by Shane Watson. The former Aussie cricketer has been away from the national team and has been playing T20 leagues in recent times, something that has seen him flourish quite a bit […]

Joe Mennie
Joe Mennie doubtful for BBL semifinal after freak injury in the nets

Australian pacer and 28-year old Sydney Sixers bowler Joe Mennie is now doubtful for the semi-final of the 2016/17 edition of the Big Bash League against the Brisbane Heat after being struck on the head by a swipe from Michael Lumb in the nets. Mennie was bowling to Lumb in the nets when the southpaw, unfortunately, […]

Kevin Pietersen
Kevin Pietersen apologizes to Dan Evans following ‘selfie controversy’

Kevin Pietersen has had his fair share of problems in recent times given his massive and stringent relationship with the fans and the media. However, the relationship between him and British tennis player Daniel Evans became much worse when the 36-year old denied Evans a selfie in a restaurant in Australia. Both sportsmen are in […]

Shaun Marsh
BBL 2016/17, Match 31 Review: Shaun Marsh sets Hobart ablaze as Scorchers complete massive win

Shaun Marsh slammed an incredible century as the Perth Scorchers claimed a massive win over the Hobart Hurricanes at the Bellerive Oval in Hobart. The win saw the Scorchers go to the top of the table with some incredible batting as well as some tremendous bowling. Fittingly, it was skipper Adam Voges who completed the […]

Brendon McCullum of the Heat
Watch: Brendon McCullum has a little glitch while batting against the Renegades

Brendon McCullum and his Brisbane Heat have been making waves when it comes to their winning mentality in the Big Bash League. This was once again showcased by the manner in which he batted against the Melbourne Renegades in the 30th encounter of the 2017 edition of the BBL. Being the skipper of the Heat, […]

Brad Hodge
Brad Hodge and BBL commentary team embroiled in ‘Integrity’ issue

Captain of the Adelaide Strikers Brad Hodge has been embroiled in somewhat of an issue in recent times with the ‘Integrity’ guideline of the Big Bash League coming into question this time around. The incident also involved statistician Lawrie Colliver and commentator Mark Howard. The incident occurred when Colliver gave a stat to Howard that […]

Chris Lynn of the Heat
Chris Lynn ruled out of Pakistan series and BBL with neck injury

An unfortunate neck injury has ruled Australian batsman Chris Lynn out of the Pakistan ODI series. This development comes as a bitter disappointment and barely a few days after the latter was given his ODI debut. Lynn was handed his debut in the first ODI against Pakistan at the GABBA in Brisbane, a ground that […]

Cricketing trends
BBL 2016/17, Match 24 Review: Ben McDermott slams ton as Hurricanes clinch high-scoring contest

Ben McDermott smashed a brilliant century as the Hobart Hurricanes went ahead and ensured that their season was not done and dusted just yet. It was, in fact, some heroics with the bat this time around from Stuart Broad who went ahead and smashed the 16 runs required off the final over to ensure a […]