Disney and cricket
A recent article on Disney, ESPN, Cricinfo and cricket. Summary: Disney has had a curious relationship with cricket. Donald Duck is most probably derived from cricket.

Sehwag vs Gayle
Gayles career batting average stands at around 38 in test matches. Sehwags worst year in test cricket (where he played more than one test match) was 2006 where he played 12 test matches and ...

No play on the 1st or more days of a Test
There have been 53 instances so far when play was not possible on the first day of a Test match, 38 of those were drawn (pending the result of the current match). Excluding abandoned matches...

Sorry, we goofed!
http://www.indianexpress.com/story/33595.html Some interesting stuff from the article: "But there are other issues, rather more boring but critical issues! India's captain h...

Hamish Marshall chooses cash over country
Not ideal from a NZ cricket perspective - as he's certainly not the worst batsman ever picked for NZ - but probably the best from Marshall's. http://www.stuff.co.nz/4096347a1823.h...

Trevor Bayliss is the new SL coach
http://content-www.cricinfo.com/ci/content/current/story/298033.html

Two retirements
Two old stagers have already announced their retirements from county cricket (rather than being whisked off to be some national team's coach like Andy Flower) this season. First i...

How Should One Chase?
Let's say a team is chasing 300 in 50 overs. DL tells us that after 20 overs scores of 75/0, 85/1, 99/2, 116/3, 138/4, 166/5, 200/6, 238/7, 265/8, 286/9, 300/10 are equivalent to the fi...

Collecting Wisden - Any advice?
I have been given a small number of Wisdens and I am minded to start building a collection around this. As a complete novice, I would be grateful for any advice as to how I should

Cricket Overdose: Is the game being devalued? (NDTV)
http://www.ng2000.com/fw.php?tp=cricket

It keeps getting better and better
Now Mr. Condon has the audacity to proclaim that match fixing doesn't exist. Even if some believe that Mr. Woolmer died of natural causes (and the jury is still out on that) but for argument...

Northants got screwed :0
http://content-usa.cricinfo.com/countycricket2007/engine/current/match/268281.html

Most wkts in a Test inns, all caught
Here is a list of bowlers who took at least 7 wickets in a Test innings and all dismissals were 'caught'. f - caught in the field w - caught by the wicketkeeper b - caught by...

Lara
As an Aussie I sincerely hope Brian tours here again with a strong (read: medium strength) side. He is the greatest modern player. TY West Indies for letting Brian Lara play on...

Agonizing
Chandu Borde to Haresh Pandya: "Wes Hall told me he broke two batsmen's fingers but couldn't break my head in that match [Delhi test vs WI 58-59 where Borde scored 109 and 96]," he <...

Cricket memorabilia up for auction (AAP via Yahoo!7 News)
http://www.ng2000.com/fw.php?tp=cricket

Solution to the coaching conundrum
The BCCI is in a very sad situation at the moment, what with all the coaches it has approached (Ford, Buchanan, Emburey) telling it to take its money and piss off. But they needn't worry - ...

More than two thirds believe Woolmer did not die of natural causes
More than two thirds of people polled on AOL believe that Woolmer did not die of natural causes. At least the public is not getting fooled by this cover up.

The case of Jaffer
We are going to England with an opening combination of Jaffer and Kartik. Kartik is not a natural opener, but has so far proven himself technically adept at dealing with the challenge. Even ...

Woolmer questions
OK, let's keep the racist accusations, the mud slinging, and the other cr*p out of this thread please, just the fact, thoughts etc. 1. How do/did the police explain away the weed kil...

Complete Lack of Strategic thinking in the Indian Ireland and English Tour Selections
Dropping Pathan when he is the only viable all rounder on show tells one that the Board does not believe that development of all round rounders is important. Selection of medi...

Suicide of Subhash Dixit
http://cricket.indiatimes.com/Subash_Dixit_a_victim_of_pressure/articleshow/2116272.cms This is sad news. This just shows the excessive pressure on the youngsters. For every Sachin, or...

Woolner
http://msn.foxsports.com/other/story/6914276

Military Training For Pakistan Cricket Team
[Few of the strict rules and regulations attendees must adhere to while at this camp have been relaxed due to the presence of national stars but others, like showing up formally dressed for ...

Why was Sehwag dropped from the one day team
This is now getting completely ludicrous. Unless Sehwag is injured there is no justification for dropping him from the one day squad. His average in the last 10 one dayers that he has played...

Lucius On the Woolmer Investigation
http://www.cnn.com/video/partners/clickability/index.html?url=/video/sports/2007/06/12/sot.woolmer.case.closed.cnn

Most stumpings in an ODI inns
Here is a list of Limited-overs International matches in which a wicketkeeper made three stumpings in an innings. Salim Yousuf Pak v NZ Lahore Nov 2, 1990 IA Healy ...

Highest indiv scores from each position in ODIs
Here are the highest individual scores (dismissed and 'not out') from each batting position in Limited-overs International. #1 194 Saeed Anwar Pak v Ind Madras May 21...

An End to it
http://content-usa.cricinfo.com/woolmer/content/current/story/297820.html

Woolmer Report
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/6733537.stm

Page: 0  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  

2021
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAug
2020
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2019
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2018
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2017
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2016
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2015
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2014
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2013
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2012
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2011
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2010
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2009
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2008
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2007
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2006
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2005
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2004
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2003
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec