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  • List of Presidents of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)

    The very first President of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) was Mr. R E Grant Govan who hold this post between 1928-1933. Now Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly has been elected as the next President of BCCI in October 2019.

    Oct 16, 2019
  • Important facts about Board of Control for Cricket in India

    Sourav Ganguly has been elected as the President of BCCI in October 2019. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is the national governing body for cricket in India. The board was formed in December 1928. Its headquarter is in Mumbai. BCCI does not depend on the Government of India for its finances. Hence BCCI is not a government body.

    Oct 14, 2019
  • List of Centuries scored by Indians in debut Test match

    Lala Amarnath was the first Indian batsman who had scored test century in his debut match against England on 15 December 1933. Till date 15 Indians cricketers have scored centuries in their debut Test match. There are 107 centuries have been scored by 105 players in their debut test match till date.

    Oct 10, 2019
  • Know 7 Interesting Facts about Sir Donald Bradman

    Sir Donald Bradman is known as the best batsman in the history of Test cricket. Sir Donald Bradman was born on August 27, 1908 in New South Wales, Australia. Sir Donald Bradman started his Test career against England in November 30, 1928. In the Test matches his average was 99.94, which is a record so far.

    Oct 7, 2019
  • Rohit Sharma: Records in International Cricket

    Rohit Sharma is one of the best batsman of the present era. Currently he is at the second rank in the ICC ODI ranking.A t the age of 32 years Rohit has scored 13,017 runs with the help of 3 double centuries, 36 centuries and 69 half centuries in the all formats of the International cricket.

    Oct 5, 2019
  • List of Triple Centuries in Test Cricket: Current GK

    Karun Nair of India is the latest triple century scorer in the world. Karun has scored his maiden triple century against England on 16 December 2016. So far there are 30 triple centuries have been scored by 26 different players. The first Test triple century was scored by Andy Sandham of England against the West Indies in 1930.

    Oct 5, 2019
  • Virat Kohli's ODI Centuries:Complete List

    Virat Kohli has scored 68 centuries in international cricket comprises of 43 centuries in One Day Internationals (ODI)and 25 centuries in Test cricket. Kohli has scored 20,000+ runs in the international cricket which comprises of 11520 runs in the ODIs, 6769 runs in the Test cricket and 2450 runs in the T-20 matches.

    Oct 5, 2019
  • ICC Cricket World Cup 2023: Schedule, Teams and Venues

    There are 12 ICC World Cups have been played so far. England & Wales have hosted the cricket World Cup 5 times and manage to won just one tournament so far. India has hosted the Cricket World Cup 3 times in association with three other countries but now the India will host the Cricket World Cup 2023 alone.

    Oct 3, 2019
  • List of The Best FIFA Men's Player o the Year

    The Best FIFA Football Awards presented annually by the sport's governing body, FIFA, between 1991 and 2015. The winner of this award is decided by the captains of international teams, Coaches and media representatives on the basis of performance of the players in the previous calendar year. Lionel Messi has been selected for Best FIFA Men's Player o the Year Award 2019.

    Sep 24, 2019
  • Feroz Shah Kotla renamed as Arun Jaitley Stadium: History, Events and Facts

    Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium will be renamed as Arun Jaitley Stadium and ceremony will be held at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on 12 September, 2019. The decision of renaming was announced by the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) on 27 August, 2019 to pay tribute to the late Union Minister Arun Jailey who breathed his last after a prolonged illness on 24 August, 2019. Let us read 10 unknown facts, history, etc. about the Stadium.

    Sep 12, 2019
  • What is the history of Ashes Series?

    Ashes series is a test match series played between England and Australia since last 137 years. This series is played alternatively in these two countries at least once every two years.The Ashes series was started in 1882. Australia has won this series 34 times while England won it 32 times.

    Sep 9, 2019
  • Mithali Raj: Biography, Cricket Records, Hobbies and Awards

    Mithali Raj has scored 6,720 runs in the 203 international ODI matches at the average of 51.29 while in 10 test matches she has scored 663 runs which includes a double century a century and 4 half centuries. Mithali is the only lady cricketer who score 2000 runs in Twenty20 Internationals (T20I). Mithali has taken retirement from the T20I.

    Sep 4, 2019
  • The Pro Kabaddi League: Interesting facts at a Glance

    The Pro Kabaddi League was launched in 2014 and till now 6 seasons of this league have been conducted, the 7th is in progress. Currently Pro Kabaddi League is known as Vivo Pro Kabaddi League. It is a professional-level Kabaddi league in India. The first season of this league was won by the Jaipur Pink Panthers after defeating U Mumba by 35-24. Patna Pirates is the most successful team which has won 3 titles.

    Aug 30, 2019
  • Latest List of Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award winners 2019

    Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award is the highest sporting award in India. Bajrang Punia and Deepa Malik are awarded with this award in 2019. Viswanathan Anand was the first awardee of the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award in 1992.

    Aug 29, 2019
  • Fit India Movement: Key Facts and Objectives

    Fit India Movement is a new fitness revolution in the country. It is launched not only to increase the awareness among the mass but also to encourage people to start/increase physical activity and sports in their everyday lives.

    Aug 29, 2019