29 Mar
Tewatia, Shami lead Gujarat Titans to maiden IPL victory

IPL’s two newest teams were involved in a nail-biting thriller at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai as the Gujarat Titans edged out the Lucknow Super Giants by five wickets in a tense last-over finish. The Titans restricted Lucknow to a modest total of 158 for six thanks to a sensational spell of three for 25 […]

02 Mar
India vs Sri Lanka Test Series Preview

Following a successful 3-0 sweep over Sri Lanka in the T20Is, India turn their attention to the longest format as they take on the Islanders in a two-Test series starting from the 4th of March. The first Test in Mohali marks a new era for the Indian team as Rohit Sharma takes over the reins […]

01 Jan
Shami takes five on eventful 18-wicket day at Centurion

Following a complete wash-out on day two due to rain, India and South Africa made up for all the overs lost in an eventful day three at Centurion that saw a record 18 wickets fall. The visitors lost their final seven wickets for just 55 runs in the morning session before South Africa were rolled […]

31 Dec
Bumrah’s late blows give India the advantage on Day 4

India edged closer to victory on day four of the first Test at Centurion after Jasprit Bumrah picked up two crucial wickets in the final hour of play to derail South Africa’s run-chase. Needing 305 to win, the tourists restricted the Proteas to 94 for four at stumps and are now only six scalps away […]

06 Nov
Bowlers, Rahul star in emphatic victory over Scotland

It was another ruthless performance from India in the T20 World Cup as Virat Kohli’s side followed up their win against Afghanistan with a comprehensive 8-wicket trouncing over Scotland. Mohammed Shami and Ravindra Jadeja picked up six wickets between them to reduce Scotland to 85-all out before KL Rahul blazed away to an 18-ball half-century […]

02 Oct
Punjab stay in playoff race with much-needed win

The Punjab Kings live to fight one more day in the race for the playoffs in IPL 2021 as KL Rahul’s side got over the line in another last-over finish against the Kolkata Knight Riders. With the ball, the Indian trio of Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh and Mohammed Shami did excellently to limit KKR to […]

17 Aug
India script historic victory at Lord’s after day 5 heroics

After the heroics in Sydney and the miracle at the Gabba, India have pulled off another stunning overseas victory in 2021 with their dramatic turnaround on Day 5 to win the 2nd Test match against England at Lord’s. Powered by an excellent 89-run partnership between Mohammad Shami (56) & Jasprit Bumrah (34), and a phenomenal […]

23 Jun
Shami, Southee set up lively final day

Following the unfortunate washout on Day 4, cricket finally resumed on Day 5 in the ICC World Test Championship Final between India and New Zealand in Southampton. After bowling New Zealand out for 249, India ended the day at 64/2 with a lead of 32 runs heading into the final day of the series. Virat […]

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Cricket news round-up – February 16: Mumbai, Chennai to clash in IPL 2020 opener

The IPL schedule, Ishant’s fitness, and Shami’s defence.

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ODI statistical highlights 2019: Rohit, Shami share top spots in England’s World Cup year

England had the best win-loss ratio this year (2.8), Rohit Sharma the most runs (1,490), and Mohammed Shami the most wickets (42).