Australia tour of New Zealand 2020
David Warner Applauds Sunrisers Hyderabad for Donating Rs 10 Crore Towards Covid-19 Relief Measures
And with the fate of this year's IPL hanging in balance -- even though it was set to start from March 29 -- Warner took to Instagram to show fans a shoot from last year where he is wielding the bat like a sword just as Ravindra Jadeja does after scoring a fifty.
Jackie Du Preez, Zimbabwe Born Former South Africa International, Dies at the Age of 77
Du Preez made his international debut in 1996 after impressing the national selectors with his bowling in the three-day tour match between Australia and Rhodesia. With South Africa leading the series 2-1, Du Preez made his international debut in Johannesburg. He also played the final Test match at Port Elizabeth which South Africa won by seven wickets to clinch the series 3-1.
Tim Paine Rubbishes Michael Clarke’s Statement on Australia Being Nice to Virat Kohli
Kohli scored more runs than any Australian batsman but was the third highest run scorer among the Indians with Rishabh Pant and Cheteshwar Pujara finishing above him. The series formed a significant part of the Amazon Prime documentary that was released recently which depicted the team's journey from the 2018 ball tampering scandal to them retaining the Ashes in 2019.
Cheteshwar Pujara’s Deal With County Club Gloucestershire Called Off Due to COVID-19 Pandemic
Star India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara's deal with Gloucestershire for the first six matches of the County Championship has been cancelled due to the rapidly-spreading COVID-19 pandemic. "We will also now miss the opportunity to see Chetshwar Pujara play for the mighty Glos in the 2020 season," the club said in a statement.
This Day That Year: AB de Villiers Makes His Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Debut in IPL, Wins Player of the Match With Scintillating Performance
Stepping out to bat with RCB struggling at 48/2 in the sixth over in a chase of 162, De Villiers found himself in a position that he would be multiple times in his nine-year bond with the Bangalore-based franchise – rescuing Bangalore from another collapse. Sreesanth had already dismissed Tilakaratne Dilshan in the third over and Vinay Kumar trapped Kohli.
Madan Lal on India vs Pakistan Series, Says 'It's for Govt to Decide, Not Shoaib Akhtar'
Speaking on his YouTube channel, Akhtar said India and Pakistan can play either a three-match ODI or a T20I series behind closed doors which can raise millions of dollars of funds to help both the countries in such a desperate time.
Doggos of Cricket! From Steve Smith Holding Cute Puppy to Dog Running Across the Cricket Field, ICC Shares Fun Thread Depicting Love Between Dogs and Cricketers
The thread starts with Steve Smith holding a cute black puppy before it shows England women’s cricketer Kate Cross caressing a giant dog as it tried to climb on her. In another post, former New Zealand batsman Grant Elliott and India veteran Suresh Raina can be seen saving themselves as a dog runs through the cricket field disrupting the ongoing game.
Cricket Behind Closed Doors Fine as Long as Safety Is Assured, Says Pakistan Test Captain Azhar Ali
Azhar further said his knee injury was a reason behind his dip in form and also a factor behind him deciding not to play white-ball cricket for Pakistan and focus only on Tests.
Kapil Dev Rejects Shoaib Akhtar’s Idea of India vs Pakistan Series Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Says, ‘India Does Not Need Money, Why Put Cricketers’ Lives in Danger?’
Amid coronavirus crisis, Shoaib Akhtar has proposed an idea of having a bilateral series between India and Pakistan series. The money garnered from the series should be distributed to both governments which would further help them to deal with coronavirus crisis. Now former Indian captain Kapil Dev rubbished idea and said that India does not need the money and it wouldn’t be a wise idea to put the lives of cricketers in danger.
Bangladesh vs Australia Two-Match Test Series Postponed Over Coronavirus Concerns
The series scheduled to be played in Chattogram and Dhaka has now been postponed and is expected to be rescheduled for a future date. According to the statement released by the International Cricket Council ‘the Bangladesh Cricket Board and Cricket Australia pledging to work together to reschedule it in a more favourable climate.’
From MS Dhoni to Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul, 5 Star Cricketers Who Also Happen to Be Most Amazing Dog Parents!
Many sports personalities over the years have forged an emotional bond with their pet dogs and have become best companions with them. Many sports personalities, like MS Dhoni, also train their pet dogs and have interesting nicknames for their pets.
Not Sure Wimbledon-Like Insurance Policy Exists in India: BCCI Official
The news that the The All England Tennis Club is set to pocket around 100 million pounds from insurance claims after the cancellation of this years Wimbledon has led to questions as to why didnt the BCCI think on including a virus-related clause in the insurance policy for the IPL.