Gordon Greenidge

Team India
5 Similarities between current Indian team and the Windies of 1980s

Let us have a look at a few similarities between the two sides and analyse what makes Indian team look like Windies of 1980s.

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Stats: Batsmen fastest to 4000 runs in ODI cricket

The list includes names like Viv Richards, David Warner and Virat Kohli none of whom occupies the top spot.

Gordon Greenidge
Flashback: When Gordon Greenidge left his innings incomplete to tend to his sick daughter

There comes a time in everybody's lives when one's achievements, no matter how big, are shrouded by a pall of grief owing to some personal tragedy.

Andew Straus to stick to No Kevin Pietersen policy
ECB to organise a fundraiser match for the victims of Grenfell Tower fire

It’s great that cricket can play a part in bringing help and support to the victims of the Grenfell fire: Strauss

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Stats: Players who have scored a century in their 100th Test

South Africa’s batting mainstay Hashim Amla entered the record books when he notched up a classy century in his 100th Test. Amla has been one of the most prolific players for the Proteas outfit. This is evident from the numbers that back up his performances. Playing his 100th Test against Sri Lanka, Hashim Amla struck […]

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7 Batsmen who scored a century in the 100th Test

A century in a Test match is what any batsman would want to score, every time he steps out to bat. Every century scored during a player’s career is considered to be a landmark. The 100th Test is a very special occasion in every cricketer’s career and a feat everyone who plays Test cricket wants […]

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Top 5 Instances when a batsman scored the highest percentages of the team’s total

Sometimes, there are situations in Test cricket where a batsman is left on his own to save the face of his team. Some players have to helplessly see their teammates fall from the other end while as they score runs with ease. The team falters overall, but only one stands tall. Watching lone fighter bat […]

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Top 10 Oldest players to score ODI century

No doubt, Sachin Tendulkar was a champion player and had most of the records under his belt, but he also features in the list of oldest batsmen who scored a century in ODI cricket. This list contains three Sri Lankan legends, two West Indies greats, two Indian masters and one player each from UAE, England and Bermuda. […]

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Top 10 Batting pairs with most partnership runs in Tests

Top 10 Batting pairs with most partnership runs in Tests: Batting records since the late 90s have generally been dominated by India and Australia, who have had outstanding partnerships in the top and middle order. England and Sri Lanka though also boasted of prolific partnerships from 2000s. Large partnerships also serve to exhaust and demoralize the fielding […]

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Top 10 Openers with most runs in Tests

In the modern game, batting is often preferred over bowling. The aesthetic drives down the ground, the elegant pulls off the back-foot and the delicate late cuts to third man is what the fans love and want to see more. Opening batsmen are always in favour with the fans as their solidity at the top […]