Since 1980, a total of 138 ODI matches have been played between India and Australia. The Indian team has won 50 matches while 78 matches have been won by Australia. Read this article to know more interesting ODI records between India and Australia.
IPL Schedule 2020: Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Indian Premier League's full schedule is still awaited. The 13th season of the IPL is expected to start from September 19, 2020. Read this article to know the full schedule, teams, venues and time table of IPL 2020.
Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award winners: For Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award star cricketer Rohit Sharma and decorated woman wrestler Vinesh Phogat were among the four athletes recommended for the country's highest sporting honour 2020. Rohit Sharma is the fourth cricketer who is chosen for this award. Let us have a look at the full list of Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award winners.
Sri Lanka's Muttiah Muralitharan holds the world record for most wickets in ODIs. He has taken 534 wickets in 341 ODI innings. Pakistan's Wasim Akram is the only other bowler to take more than 500 ODI wickets. So far, 13 players have taken more than 300 wickets in ODIs.
Magnus Carlsen (Norway) is the number one chess player in the world from a long time. He is followed by Caruana, Fabiano USA. Viswanathan Anand, (India) is the number one chess player in India but he is ranked at 15 in the world.
A new chapter was added to the cricket world on 18 July 2020 when the '3T Cricket Solidarity Cup' was organized by the South Africa Board to raise funds for the Covid-19 pandemic. There are 3 teams played in this cup that is why it is known as 3T cricket. Let us know the rules of 3T cricket in this article.
Raunak Sadhwani is the latest and the 65th Grandmaster (GM) from India. At the age of 13 years, nine months, and 26 days, he is the 9th youngest GM in the world. He is the 4th youngest Grandmaster in India after Gukesh D, Praggnanandhaa R, and Parimarjan Negi. Read this article to know the list of all Indian Grandmasters.
Mr. Shashank Manohar is the present chairman of the ICC who was elected in May 2016. Now he does not want to continue after May 2020. So the ICC will elect a new Chairman soon and Sourav Ganguly is the race for ICC chairman.
The fastest half-century of the One day International is scored by the AB De Villiers of South Africa against West Indies at Johannesburg on Jan 18, 2015. AB De Villiers scored the fastest fifty in just 16 balls. Read this article to know the full list of fastest 50 in ODIs.
The third tournament of the ICC Cricket World Cup was held in England and Wales from 9 to 25 June 1983. There are 8 teams participated in this and India won the tournament by defeating West Indies. On 25 June 2020, India has celebrated 37 years of this magnificent achievement.
Sourav Ganguly had celebrated his 49th birthday on 8 July 1972 in Behala, Calcutta, West Bengal. Sourav Ganguly is the current BCCI President. Ganguly had played 311 ODIs and 113 test matches. Read this article, to know more records of Sourav Ganguly.
England and Australia are the two most old Test match playing nations in the world. Currently, there are 12 test match playing teams in the world. Afghanistan is the latest test playing nation since 14 June 2018.
The ICC Champions Trophy is organised by the International Cricket Council (ICC).This the second most important tournament after the ICC world cup. The first edition of the ICC Champions Trophy was held in 1998. Its name was changed to the Champions Trophy in 2002.