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April 15th Down the years,Richards slammed England Bowling

April 15th Down the years,Richards slammed England Bowling

On this day in 1986,ViV Richards Scored fastest Test century¬† A delirious crowd in St John’s, Antigua watched their favored son, Viv Richards, annihilate England with the Fastest century (in terms of balls faced) in Test history – a record that stood for 30 years earlier than Pakistan’s Misbah-ul-Haq equalled his record with an astounding century against Australia in Abu Dhabi in the 2014-15 season. […]

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April 12th Down the years,Brian lara’s Quadruple century

April 12th Down the years,Brian lara’s Quadruple century

On this day in 2004 Lara scored 400 in an Innings Brian Lara took back what had been his for a long time period before Matthew Hayden in brief snatched it away from him – The highest score in a Test match – with a scarcely believable 400* against England in the fourth Test of the series at Antigua. With England leading the 4-match series, […]

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March 20th Down the years,Memorable win for West Indies

March 20th Down the years,Memorable win for West Indies

On this day in 1999,Rose spell lead West Indies win Franklyn Rose saved West Indies the blushes by bowling them to a stunning win over Zimbabwe in the first Test of the series in Trinidad. In a low-scoring Test match Andy Flower’s first innings century and Heath Streak’s second innings five-fer had positioned the visitors in position for a win. West Indies began the final […]

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Root,Hales tons help England to 3-0 against West Indies

Root,Hales tons help England to 3-0 against West Indies

West Indies vs England, 3rd ODI,Barbados Series:West Indies tour of England 2017 England won by 186 Runs and SEries 3-0 ENG 328/10 (50.0 Ovs) Hales(110) Root(101) WI 142/10 (39.2 Ovs)Carter(46) Woakes¬†3-16 MoM: Alex Hales MoS: Chris Woakes Centuries by Alex Hales and Joe Root helped England to a 3-0 sweep of the West Indies after the hosts were thrashed by 186 runs in the 3rd […]

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March 7th Down the years,Hard hitter Viv Richards born

March 7th Down the years,Hard hitter Viv Richards born

On this day in 1952 Viv Richards born in Antigua A legend of the sport, Sir Issac Vivian Alexander Richards, was born in St.John’s, Antigua. Few batsman in world cricket have intimidated bowlers as so much as Viv did and few had the swagger of his. Richards dominated bowlers for over two a long time during the 70s and 80s. He averaged 47 in ODI […]

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Feb 16th Down the years,Birth of Micheal Holding

Feb 16th Down the years,Birth of Micheal Holding

On this day in 1954 A whispering beginning. No bowler in history has run up with quite the lithe, rhythmic grace of Michael Holding – as a result his nickname, “Whispering Death”. Peculiarly, Holding’s 60 Tests came against only 4 international teams – England, Australia, India and New Zealand – but he changed into the form of stylish practitioner who should produce everywhere: 11 of […]

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Jan 29th Down the years,Match calledoff due to Unsafe pitch

Jan 29th Down the years,Match calledoff due to Unsafe pitch

On this day in 1998 One of the vital shortest test match history. The Jamaica match between England and West Indies lasted just sixty two bone-crushing deliveries. England had been 17 for 3 on the time – Alec Stewart was nonetheless there having made an imperious, unbeaten 9 – and their physio Wayne Morton had run out six instances in 66 minutes. When Nasser Hussain […]

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Jan 12th Down the years,Windies skipper Richardson was born

Jan 12th Down the years,Windies skipper Richardson was born

On this day in 1962 The calypso swagger of Richie Richardson, who was born in Antigua, masked a shy, introverted minded, on whom captaining a as soon as-remarkable facet at the way out took its toll. In his pomp Richardson changed into a wonderful player, his square-riding a particular satisfaction. He made 16 test centuries, however the last got here in a forgettable context – […]

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Jan 5th Down the years,Australia Stunned by Lara’s masterclass

Jan 5th Down the years,Australia Stunned by Lara’s masterclass

On this day in 1993 Brian Lara struck one of the best double centuries in test cricket to support revive a deflated West Indies that looked to be going through the motion. Having drawn the first test in Brisbane, West Indies succumbed to a 139 defeat in the second in Melbourne. Coming in to the brand new years test in Sydney, West Indies had to […]

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Jan 1st Down the years,Corey Anderson breaks Afridi’s record

Jan 1st Down the years,Corey Anderson breaks Afridi’s record

On this day in 2014 The day a 17-year-old record was broken. It was once a impolite establishing to the brand new yr for West Indies‘ bowlers as New Zealand‘s Corey Anderson ransacked a century off simply 36 balls in a shortened ODI in Queenstown. He blasted 14 sixes, two in the back of Rohit Sharma’s world record sixteen, on his method to eclipsing the […]

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