India has beaten Australia in the ICC World Cup 2011, Quarterfinals to move set up their semi-final clash with Pakistan. Most India fans (for that matter even Pakistan fans) will know that India has never lost to Pakistan in a World Cup as yet. I thought why not dig out some stats on how India […]
Indian cricket team started the World Cup against Bangladesh. They won comfortably, but their tied match (even after scoring 330+ runs) against England and their loss to South Africa (where they lost 9 wickets for 29 runs) had left them with 7 points with one more match to go. Frankly, other than the match against […]
Bangladesh were probably hoping for a repeat of the 2007 World Cup. They had beaten India and knocked them out of the tournament. Back then they had bowled first and restricted India to a modest total. Similar thoughts might have been going through the Bangladesh team’s minds when they won the toss and put India […]
Google the most used search engine has caught Cricket fever. In its recent Google Doodle it celebrates the beginning of the World Cup, with a sketch of a batsman in its logo. Interesting thing about this Google Doodle is that it is not India specific but is there on the main portal.
The World Cup fever is reaching a nice crescendo and we will soon have 14 teams trying to outdo each other for the being called the World Champions. The coveted World Championship trophy is not really as old as the competition. As a matter for fact the World Cup was first held in 1975, while […]
One of the best ways to enjoy cricket is at the stadiums. I guess if that is not possible thanks to tickets be more expensive than gold, we can take comfort in watching the matches live on the television set. Sometimes, thanks to our busy work schedules we may end up in a place where […]