Latest News for: Test cricket

Edit

Independence Day special: Cricketers Who Have Served In Armed Forces

Cricket Country 14 Aug 2022
He led India in the first four out of 7 Tests he played till August 1936 ... Sachin Tendulkar, whom some Indian cricket fans recognise as the God of Cricket due to being the only batter in international cricket to score 100 centuries, is the leading ODI and Test record holder of more than 34,000 international runs.
Edit

Aussie cricket legend Ian Chappell officially retires from commentating after 45 years - and admits ...

The Daily Mail 14 Aug 2022
'Chappelli' began his media tenure in 1977 after knocking 5345 runs in the Aussie test side throughout 75 test matches, 30 of those as captain ... Chappell has recently questioned the future of Test cricket amid the rise of wealthy T20 leagues across the world ... life, larrikins and cricket' and 'Hitting out ... '(Test cricket) won’t die in my lifetime.
Edit

On This Day: Don Bradman Played His Last Test Innings, Sachin Tendulkar Hit His First Test Century| Watch Video

Cricket Country 14 Aug 2022
The biggest headline in this match was the fact that Bradman needed just four runs to reach an astonishing career average of 100 in Test cricket ... He needed just four runs to finish with a Test average of 100 ... On the other hand, Sachin Tendulkar announced himself to the world cricket on 14, August 1990 with his first Test century.
Edit

HOW CRICKET TOOK OVER PAKISTAN

Dawn 14 Aug 2022
[As Samiuddin writes.] “Of Pakistan’s 79 Test Cricketers until the start of the series against India (in 1978), 38 were born either in Lahore or Karachi (27 in Lahore, 11 in Karachi) ... two cities so that together the two produced 80% of the country’s Test cricketers till then.”.
Edit

Richard Thompson’s in-tray: key tasks for ECB chair with cricket in turmoil

The Observer 14 Aug 2022
Nevertheless, it is unlikely to conclude the status quo is working for all and Strauss has gone on record to state that the recent uptick from England’s men in Test cricket has not remotely diminished the need for reform ... itself and protects the primary of Test cricket.
Edit

Dean Elgar: ‘England’s style can go two ways. It can go south quickly’

The Observer 14 Aug 2022
I’ve got absolutely no interest in the style that they’ve played.” Dean Elgar, South Africa’s bullish Test captain, will not be drawn on the hype surrounding England’s swashbuckling batting this summer ... As the first of three Tests starts at Lord’s on Wednesday, he will have to find a way of dousing the promised pyrotechnics.
Edit

Here is your handy guide to sport on television this week

The Irish Times 14 Aug 2022
CRICKET - Sky Sports Cricket from 10.15am - 1st Test, D4 England v South AfricaSPORTS - RTE 2, 10.55am-5pm, 6.35pm-9.45pm; BBC, 9am-10pm - Munich European ChampionshipsTRIATHLON - Eurosport 2, 11.15pm-6pm - Bratislava World ChampionshipsGOLF - Sky Sports Golf, 11.30am-4pm Czech MastersSOCCER - BT Sport 1 - 12.30pm Premier League.
Edit

One thing that stands out is how Rohit Sharma backs players who aren't performing: Parthiv Patel

Suryaa 14 Aug 2022
Due to a packed cricketing schedule, Rohit didn't captain India in the 3-0 ODI series win over the West Indies in Trinidad ... Because of contracting Covid-19, Rohit didn't play in the rescheduled fifth Test against England at Edgbaston, which India lost by seven wickets ... That spoke volumes about how intelligent he is in taking cricketing decisions.
Edit

Parthiv Patel Reveals What Makes Rohit Sharma A Better Captain

Cricket Country 14 Aug 2022
Due to a packed cricketing schedule, Rohit didn’t captain India in the 3-0 ODI series win over the West Indies in Trinidad ... Because of contracting Covid-19, Rohit didn’t play in the rescheduled fifth Test against England at Edgbaston, which India lost by seven wickets.
Edit

India has better fast bowlers than Mohammed Shami: Ricky Ponting

DNA India 14 Aug 2022
READ. Premier League ... If you look at his strengths, his Test cricket is probably where he thrives the most," Ponting, a two-time World Cup-winning captain, said in the latest episode of The ICC Review. "I think there are better fast bowlers in Indian T20 cricket than Shami and they've only named three (for the Asia Cup) ... .
Edit

Chanderpaul hundred headlines drawn contest

Jamaica Observer 14 Aug 2022
GROS ISLET, St Lucia (CMC) — Left-hander Tagenarine Chanderpaul kept his name on the lips of senior team selectors with a hundred on the final day of the drawn four-day "Test" against Bangladesh A here Saturday.
Edit

Ian Chappell raises vital question on Test cricket

The Telegraph India 13 Aug 2022
Ian Chappell has wondered if the best players would play Test cricket in the near future. “(Test cricket) won’t die in my lifetime ... “If you haven’t got your best players, is Test cricket worth watching? The answer is probably no. Test cricket is a good game, but it’s got to be well played,” the former Australia captain added.
Edit

Test Cricket Won't Die In My Lifetime But Who'll Be Playing It?, Says Ian Chappell

Cricket Country 13 Aug 2022
Australian great Ian Chappell is certain Test cricket “won’t die” in his lifetime but wondered whether the best players would play it in the future amid the proliferation of T20 leagues ... “(Test cricket) won’t die in my lifetime ... Test cricket is a good game, but it’s got to be well played,” he added.
Edit

Test cricket won't die in my lifetime but who'll be playing it, asks Ian Chappell

The Times of India 13 Aug 2022
"(Test cricket) won't die in my lifetime ... "If you haven't got your best players, is Test cricket worth watching? The answer is probably no. Test cricket is a good game, but it's got to be well played," he added ... For starters, if you're being realistic you can only play Test cricket between about eight teams.

Most Viewed

×