With a half-century on day one of the Manchester Test, Babar Azam now has scores of more than fifty in five consecutive innings and is the seventh Pakistani batsman to do so.
Praising the Indian, Adam Gilchrist said that MS Dhoni has left a long-lasting impact on Indian cricket and even society by the way he carried himself on the pitch.
Virat Kohli and his deputy Rohit Sharma retained the top two positions in the ICC ODI rankings for batsmen, while pacer Jasprit Bumrah held on to the no.2 spot among bowlers.
Beating arch-rivals England in their own den and achieving Test success in India are the "two big mountains" which Steve Smith wants to climb before calling time on his career.
Kapil Dev's India pulled off one of the greatest upsets in the history of the Cricket World Cup when they defended a score of 183 against West Indies in the 1983 final. Roger Binny, one of the architects of that win, speaks about what happened in the mid-innings break.
The T20 skipper is not perturbed by the conditions in the UAE. The event is also clashing with the Women's Big Bash in Australia and it remains to be seen how many star foreign players turn up in the UAE.
Shoaib Akhtar said he did not know his own strength in his younger days and so often ended up hurting people when trying to show affection. He also spoke about breaking the 100mph-speed barrier.
As per the reforms mandated by the Lodha Committee, BCCI was supposed to create a committee for the development of physically challenged cricketers in India but the board is yet to fulfil its constitutional obligation.
Ishant Sharma recalled his terrible performance in the third ODI played between India and Australia in October 2013.
The responsibility to call no-balls when a bowler oversteps the mark currently lies with on-field umpires, but under the new system the TV umpire will monitor the landing foot.
Pakistan are banking on their two leg-spinners — Yasir Shah and Shadab Khan — to make inroads into England's batting on what Pakistan's head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq described would be a dry and abrasive track in Manchester.
England vs Ireland 3rd ODI: Despite being a dead rubber, cricket fans witnessed an enthralling contest between England and Ireland in the third and final ODI played at the Rose Bowl in Southampton.
England vs Pakistan (ENG vs PAK) 1st Test, Day 1 Highlights: At the end of Day 1, Pakistan were 139/2, with the Babar Azam and Shan Masood pair having added a 96-run stand.
England vs Pakistan 1st Test: The opening encounter will be played on Wednesday at Old Trafford in Manchester.
Irishman Paul Stirling smashed 142 off 128 balls to help his team to a remarkable upset of the world champions.
The BCCI had asked for candidates with experience of playing for India and who have retired at least five years ago to apply for the post. With Covid-19 pandemic, the BCCI didn't conduct any interviews for women's selection committee.
The one-year pullout could be treated as a moratorium period and if the relations improve, BCCI may look at inking a fresh three-year deal with VIVO from 2021 to 2023 on revised terms.
Babar Azam’s scores in England in the three-match Test series starting on Wednesday will determine if he is as good as the Kohlis, the Smiths, and the Willamsons.
Pakistan teenager Naseem Shah believes that for Pakistan to succeed it is imperative for his side to learn from the opposition.
England (ENG) vs Pakistan (PAK) 1st Test Day 4 Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: The first Test between England and Pakistan is being played at Old Trafford in Manchester.
ENG v PAK Test series 2020: The home team led by Joe Root will be confident after beating West Indies and Azhar Ali's young team will have an uphill task.
England vs Ireland (ENG vs IRE) 3rd ODI Highlights: Paul Stirling (142) and Andrew Balbirnie's (113) 214-run second-wicket partnership helped Ireland win by seven wickets.
Pakistan Cricket Board on Tuesday announced the 16-member squad for the first Test against England.
The BCB said it has often given additional incentives to its cricketers, topping up what has been due to them from the ICC prize money.
England (ENG) vs Ireland (IRE) 3rd ODI Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: The World Champions secured two comfortable wins over Ireland and a similar show is expected in the third ODI.