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The first Indian women cricketer to make it to ICC Women Team of the year

In a historic moment for women’s cricket in India, Indian batswoman Smriti Mandhana became the only Indian cricketer to be named in the Women’s Team of the Year 2016, as per an announcement made by the International Cricket Council (ICC)… Continue Reading →

First Indian Women’s cricketer to be awarded MCC life membership 

​ In some great news for Indian Women’s cricket, former captain Anjum Chopra has become the first Women’s  cricketer from the country to be awarded the life membership from the Marleybourne Cricket Club(MCC). Expressing delight over bing awarded this distinction,… Continue Reading →

Gilli Danda

Gilli-Danda is an amateur sport played in the rural areas and small towns all over Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Afghanistan and Pakistan as well as Cambodia, Turkey and Italy. The game is played with two sticks: a large one called a… Continue Reading →

National blind cricket team

The India blind cricket team is a national blind cricket team of India. Team India is run and organised by the Cricket Association for the Blind in India (CABI) which is affiliated with the World Blind Cricket Council (WBCC). The… Continue Reading →

Highest Cricket Ground in world

Surrounded by thick forests of deodar, a well maintained Chail Cricket ground is the highest cricket ground in the world. It was built in 1893. This ground located at an altitude of 2,444 m. It is used as the school… Continue Reading →

Women cricket team

The Indian women’s cricket team is the national women’s cricket team of India. The Indian women’s cricket team played their first Test match in 1976/1977, when they drew with the West Indies in a six-match series. The Indian women’s cricket… Continue Reading →

DD National

DD National (DD1) is a state-owned general interest terrestrial television channel in India. It is the flagship channel of Doordarshan, the Indian public service broadcasting corporation, and the most widely available terrestrial television channel in India. DD National is government… Continue Reading →

Afridi used Sachin’s bat to hit fastest ODI Century

Shahid Afridi was flown in to play for the Pakistan team from West Indies to Nairobi in 1996 and didn’t have a proper bat. That’s when Waqar Younis gave ‘Young Afridi’ Sachin Tendulkar’s bat. This bat was gifted to Waqar… Continue Reading →

Ranji Trophy and English Team Player

The Ranji Trophy is a domestic first-class cricket championship played in India between teams representing regional cricket associations. The competition is named after England and Sussex cricketer Kumar Shri Ranjitsinhji (Jam Sahib of Nawanagar, also known as “Ranji”) Ranjitsinhji (10… Continue Reading →

Sachin Tendulkar – Ball boy

Do you know that Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar served as a ball boy in the 1987 Cricket World Cup when India played against England in the semifinal in Mumbai. source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sachin_Tendulkar

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