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Dec 23rd Down the years,Sir Vivian scored 1st Double ton in Australia

Dec 23rd Down the years,Sir Vivian scored 1st Double ton in Australia

On this day in 1984 Vivian Richards slammed a typically ruthless double century in Melbourne, the 1st double by a West Indian in Australia, towards an Australian pace bowling assault that had Lawson, Hogg and McDermott. Driving on Richards’ innings, West Indies put up a 1st innings total of 479. Malcolm Marshall then ripped via the Australian batting line-up with a 5-for, the final six […]

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Dec 22nd Down the years,India and South Africa play out a Whopper

Dec 22nd Down the years,India and South Africa play out a Whopper

In 2013, South Africa and India played out a fascinating final day in Test history South Africa Chasing a world record of 458 within the final innings, the hosts started the final day on 138/2. At the start of the day’s play, the younger Indian team regarded poised to clinch a famous test win as South Africa were greatly expected to grind out for a […]

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Dec 21st Down the years,Kris Srikkanth was born

Dec 21st Down the years,Kris Srikkanth was born

Kris Srikkanth was born today in 1959 A swashbuckling opening batsman, Kris Srikkanth, was born in Madras (Chennai). The Right-handed batsman made his international debut at the age of twenty-two against England. Uniquely, his best scores in test, ODI and List-A cricket have all been 123. He top-scored the batting chart for India in the 1983 World Cup final and batted bravely against a devastating […]

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Dec 19th Down the years,Sachin gets his 50th test century

Dec 19th Down the years,Sachin gets his 50th test century

On this day in 2010 Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar scored a fantastic hundred under pressure against South Africa at Centurion on this day in 2010. South Africa were right on top, having won a 1st innings lead in excess of 400 runs, but Sachin Tendulkar concentrated hard and hit thirteen fours and one six, en route to scoring a 327-minute 111. It was his 50th […]

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Karun Nair’s Heroic Triple ton makes India on command

Karun Nair’s Heroic Triple ton makes India on command

India vs England, 5th Test,Chennai Day 4 Stumps England: 477-10 & 12-0 (5 ovrs) Cook(3*) Jennings(9*) India: 759-7 Dec Karun Nair(303*) KL Rahul(199) Karun Nair cracked a amazing triple century as India took contol against England in Chennai on Monday, posting their highest-ever test score. Right-hander batsman Karun Nair, who finished on (303*) , reached the landmark with a boundary earlier than India declared their […]

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Despite Shafiq’s Heroic innings Austarlia Won by 39 Runs

Despite Shafiq’s Heroic innings Austarlia Won by 39 Runs

Australia vs Pakistan, 1st Test,Gabba Series: Pakistan tour of Australia, 2016-17 Australaia won by 39 Runs AUS 429, 202/5 decl PAK 142, 450-all out (145.0 Ovs) MoM: Asad Shafiq A relieved Australia captured Pakistan’s final two wickets to win an enchanting first day-night test in Brisbane through 39 runs on Monday however the visitors side won massive admiration for his dogged fourth innings resistance. Chasing […]

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Dec 13th Down the years,Clive Lloyd debuts Against India

Dec 13th Down the years,Clive Lloyd debuts Against India

On this day in 1966 The twenty-two year old Clive Lloyd made his debut in opposition to India on the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai. The 6’5″ bowling destroyer wasted no time in asserting his arrival on the big stage. After a Chandu Borde century gave India a first-innings lead of 296, Lloyd stroked his way to eighty two off one hundred fifteen balls. Regardless of […]

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India won by an Innings 36 runs And series 3-0

India won by an Innings 36 runs And series 3-0

India vs England 4th Test, Mumbai India won by an Innings 36 runs England: 400-10 & 195-10 (55.3 ovrs) Root(77) Ashwin 6-55 India: 631-10 (182.3 ovrs) Kohli(235) Rashid 4-192 MoM:Virat Kohli Virat Kohli has called the series win over England the “sweetest” of India’s recent test successes. It was once their fifth series win in a row but their first in four attempts in opposition to […]

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Dec 12th Down the years,Birth of Prince Yuvraj Singh

Dec 12th Down the years,Birth of Prince Yuvraj Singh

Yuvraj Singh was born today in 1981 Yuvraj Singh who announced his arrival on the Big stage with a pulsating 84 and some electric fielding in opposition to Australia in a Quarter-Final match in 2000 ICC Knockout in Nairobi. Before long he was once India’s next pin-up boy. The hype grew when he and Mohammad Kaif revived a dead chase with a match winning partnership […]

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India close to victory after kohli’s Double ton

India close to victory after kohli’s Double ton

India vs England 4th Test, Mumbai Day 4 Stumps- England trial by 49 runs England: 400-10 & 182-6 (47.3 ovrs) Root(77) Ashwin 2-49 India: 631-10 (182.3 ovrs) Kohli(235) Rashid 4-192 Captain Kohli with with his sublime 235 off 340 balls, with 25 fours and a six, Virat Kohli grew to become the first Indian to 3 double-centuries in a yr. As soon as he left the […]

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