IPL Heroes Who Failed At International Level

Dwayne Smith Image Source With his recent performances with the bat, he has shown how dangerous player he is. He has consistently performed at the IPL with the bat and occassionally with his gentle medium pacers. He has now become a permanent member of the CSK team. But he has failed miserable playing for his home country West Indies. He averages less than 20 in his international career and thus is no where near a call up for the national duty. Manpreet Gony Image Source The leading wicket taker for…

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International Cricketing careers that ended abruptly

The cricketing nation has seen legends achieve feats and records that might not be even broken in near future. Let’s have a look at list of cricketers whose career ended abruptly. Kevin Pietersen Image Source The hard hitting South African born England batsman has been axed from the national side following a poor show by the English side in the Ashes. He was axed for his indiscipline. He was also dropped from the national side in 2012 for brief period after he had emerged to have sent derogatory text messages…

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Leagues Inspired By Indian Cricket League

Indian premier League Image Source IPL was launched by BCCI to put the curtains down for the rebel league the Indian cricket league (ICL). IPL was launched in 2007 and was on the similar lines to that of ICL. IPL was a huge success when compared to ICL even though players like Kapil Dev were associated with ICL. IPL now has become a global league and gained huge popularity Big Bash League Image Source The Cricket Australia launched Big bash league on the similar lines of IPl and has succeeded…

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9 Badass Indian Cricketers Who Never Shied Away From Having A Word On The Field

Till the late 90s Indian team was known as reticent or shy. A team which did the job on the ground, but hardly responded to any sledging or abuses ditched out to them. Azharuddin, Sachin, Kumble, Srinath. All were nice guys. But somewhere down the line things started to change. First it was Ganguly. Then Harbhajan, and so it continued. Finally what we have now is a Ponting 2.0 – aka Kohli. Let’s have a look at some of the badass guys who represented India in the last couple of…

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ODI XI Of Cricketing Greats Who Could Not Win The Ultimate Prize, The Cricket World Cup

These cricketers are among the finest to have played the game of ODI cricket and still find themselves at the wrong end of history. Here’s a list of cricketers who in my opinion have done enough to warrant themselves of a Cricket World Cup and yet haven’t won it. If you have a different XI in mind, post it in the comments section. Sourav Ganguly Image Source Stephen Fleming Image Source Rahul Dravid Image Source Jacques Kallis Image Source Brian Lara Image Source AB De Villiers Image Source Andrew Flintoff…

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7 Things You Love About A Weekend

You can sleep for as long as you want to Image Source You can go on a movie marathon Image Source You don’t have to see your boss’s or teacher’s face Image Source Play cricket all day Image Source  You can cook your favourite dishes and eat till you’re full Image Source Gossiping Image Source Shopping Image Source

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Grounds Where SA Lost WC Knockout Matches

Well, we all know SA chokes. Especially in big tournaments like the World Cup. But have you ever wondered in which all places SA has lost a WC knockout match. So, here we have all the 6 grounds where the Proteas have been knocked out of the WC. As you might have guessed, the venues span across continents and time zones. A lot of things have changed since 1992, but the choking has stayed the same. It has only become more painful over the years. 1992 — Sydney Cricket Ground,…

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Celebrities Who Are Down To Earth Even After Achieving Star Status

1. RajiniKanth Image Source The Indian super star who is known for his style and mannerism in the movies is probably one of the down to earth persons you can ever find. He has earned a lot money and fame but he has put them away and has remained down to earth over the years. 2. APJ Abdul Kalam Image Source The former Indian president and scientist who is known is popularly known as the “Missile Man of India” has shown to the world that despite his achievements in life he…

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