Cricket

Australian Test cricketers set to take a knee for the first time ever in home West Indies series

Aussie Test cricketers set to take a knee for the first time ever at home as the side continues to wage war against social and political issues under the lead of captain and climate warrior Pat Cummins Pat Cummins’ men will take a knee with West Indies players in show of support It’s the first …

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Little masters: Two young cricket player-brothers breaking records- The New Indian Express

Express News Service KHAMMAM: Two young cricket player-brothers are dreaming big. Twelve-year-old Siddanthapu Guru Vidhwan and 10-year-old Hrishikesh Pradhan seemed to be endowed with natural talent in wielding the willow. In the Under-16 category, they are already proving their mettle. Their ambition is to play for India. Their father Siddanthapu Nagaraju is a fitness trainer …

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Fans lose calm as Sanju Samson left out of India’s playing XI for 2nd ODI against New Zealand

After a rare start for Sanju Samson in the first ODI of the three-match series between New Zealand and India, the 28-year-old batter was dropped again, despite scoring 36 runs, from playing 11 for the second game. Indian captain Shikhar Dhawan lost the toss and was asked to bat first by opposition skipper Kane Williamson. …

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Dean Foxcroft returns to New Zealand with big hits after two-year exile

After impressing Otago Volts with his big hitting in his first season with the side, Dean Foxcroft went home to Pretoria in March 2020 to visit his family and take some exams. What was supposed to be a six-week visit to South Africa eventually turned out to be a frustrating two-year long stay after Covid-19 …

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Why Papua New Guinea’s next new cricket star Hollan Doriga is in it for her family

For most young athletes who are rising stars in their sport, performance is the only thing they need to worry about. However, Hollan Doriga, at 19, is the sole provider for her parents and three younger siblings. “My mother and father are not working. It’s only me who plays cricket and gets money,” Doriga told …

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England in Pakistan 2022-23 – Ollie Pope embraces senior status after taste of England leadership

Ollie Pope only knew the day before that he would be captaining England in their warm-up match against the Lions in Abu Dhabi. While sitting at breakfast with Zak Crawley and Jack Leach at the team’s plush Ritz Carlton hotel, head coach Brendon McCullum casually sidled over and informed him he would be leading in …

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Pakistan batter Shan Masood warns England their Bazball approach will be ‘risky’ in Test series

Pakistan batter Shan Masood warns England their Bazball approach will be ‘risky’ in three-match Test series – but believes their aggressive style under captain Ben Stokes could win them the World Championship Shan Masood has issued a warning to England ahead of their tour of Pakistan Masood has questioned whether the current approach of Bazball …

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From Sachin Tendulkar to Yuvraj Singh: Cricket fraternity pays tribute to martyrs of 26/11 Mumbai attack

Fourteen years after the brutal 26/11 attack in Mumbai, India mourns the loss of the victims of terror. Former and current cricketers today paid their tributes to those who lost their lives and remembered the sacrifices made by some to save lives. batting legend Sachin Tendulkar led the tributes to martyrs of the terror attack. …

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Justin Langer continues backflip on calling Aussie cricket players COWARDS, saying they are brothers

Justin Langer continues his backflip on calling Aussie cricket players COWARDS and now reckons they are more ‘like my younger brothers’ By Josh Alston For Daily Mail Australia Published: 11:47 PM EST, November 25, 2022 | Updated: 11:47 PM EST, November 25, 2022 Former Aussie cricket coach Justin Langer is in full damage control mode …

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Cricket flourishes among Qatar World Cup migrant laborers

By JON GAMBRELL November 25, 2022 GMT https://apnews.com/article/sports-soccer-international-cricket-qatar-3d84fe02ba81966e32a8944abb036972 DOHA, Qatar (AP) — As dawn broke Friday in Qatar, the laborers who built this energy-rich country’s World Cup soccer stadiums, roads and subway filled empty stretches of asphalt and sandlots to play the sport closest to their hearts — cricket. The sport that spread across the …

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