Category: Cricket

Steve Smith and Ashes Action

During the second series of the historical clash between Australia and England, Steve Smith took a speeding bouncer ball, delivered by English fast bowler, Jofra Archer to the neck and came tumbling down face first. This incident didn’t only take Smith out of playing during the third series but also brought on harmful behaviour from specific …

Cricket Australia New Transgender Policies

Cricket Australia made it official that transgender players are allowed to play according to the gender with which they identify. This new guideline applies to both amateurs as well as professional cricket. The decision is considered by many as a death blow to women’s cricket. The Policy Earlier this week, Cricket Australia announced its very elite …

HISTORY OF CRICKET IN INDIA

Indian cricket history goes far back as 1721 where cricket was played at cambay close to Baroda, which is almost three hundred years. The madra versus Calcutta match in the year 1864 was debatably the beginning of the first-class cricket in India. First-class cricket decisively  started in the 1892–93 season with two match series between Parsees …

Definition of Sports for Indians

India…. Population 1,187,804,000 as per 2010 estimates. There are so many religions, castes, cultures, languages in India. But if you go to them and ask them about their favorite sport, then most of them would say Cricket. India was once ruled by England who brought cricket to India. Since then cricket has become passion for almost …