NIKE: MAKE EVERY YARD COUNT
In a country of a billion, A young cricketer in India never looks at a lack of space as a problem. He looks at it as an opportunity. An opportunity to hit the ground harder, to run faster, to jump higher and stand taller.
Sri Lanka Thrash Netherlands By 9 Wickets
VIDEO - Tim Gruijtens accuses coaches of cheating after Tom Cooper added to Dutch T20 squad
In a video statement released on YouTube by Tim Gruijters, the 22-year-old batsman claims that the Dutch management became much more concerned about his long-standing back condition when Gruijters' eventual replacement Tom Cooper became unexpectedly available for the tournament. The Netherlands have rejected Gruijters' claim
Bangladesh School Contact Cricket Programme and 'Mini WT20' big successes
News by Press Release
With just over a week to go to the start of ICC World Twenty20 Bangladesh 2014, the International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced the details of its successful School Contact Programme and ‘Mini WT20’ tournament, which seek to build awareness about the tournament and promote hygiene and sanitation amongst the youth of the host nation.
Cricket in the hood! Compton visits Compton, LA to train with the 'Homiez and the Popz'... AKA the local cricket team
News by Nick Compton
I am in the ‘hood’, in one of the most dangerous suburbs of Los Angeles. You might have heard of Compton as the home town of tennis’s Williams sisters, but this isn’t any quiet suburban outpost. Compton has some of the most dangerous streets in America.
Sledging: The Way of Cricket
In the 70's, the Australian Cricket Team was labelled the Ugly Australians for their love for verbal abuse and hostile fast bowling, spearheaded by the hunky Rod Marsh and Ian Chappell. Keeping up the tradition of sledging even 40 years later is the Aussie cricket team at the Ashes 2013-2014 and the gentleman's game just got uglier.
ACF submits rival bid to govern US cricket
News by Press Release
The American Cricket Federation has submitted a formal request to the ICC to recognise the ACF as a governing body for cricket in the United States in a strategic move that ACF chief executive Jamie Harrison admits may cause the ICC to suspend the USA's Associate membership for the third time in a decade.
South Africa v Australia: The 3 main questions
Cricket - Australia to decide on Shane Watson Test return
Australia face a selection quandary with the return from injury of all-rounder Shane Watson for the second Test against South Africa, which starts on Thursday.
Is Australia the world's best Test cricket team?
Clearly Mitchell Johnson is currently the most destructive bowler in world cricket. But is Australia the world's best team? Right now?
Shaun Marsh holds firm as Australia steadies after early losses against South Africa
News by Jesse Hogan
Shaun Marsh marks his return to Test cricket with a brilliant century to get Australia to 4-297 at stumps on day one of the first Test against South Africa.
Fast vs. Faster in International Cricket
News by HUW RICHARDS
For cricket fans who like seeing fire fought with fire, there is only one place to be this week.
Tainted Pakistan cricketers vow to return to international cricket
Talented but tainted former Pakistani cricketers Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Aamer have vowed to make a return to international cricket, three years to the day of them being banned for spot-fixing.
Why Should you Care about Cricket.......
Wright Thompson goes on the road with the National Indian Team and it's greatest star, navigating the madness of a billion fans and chasing the soul of the game.
Test of Time: In Defense of a Game that last 5 Days
Don't let the white uniforms and blue blazers fool you. Cricket is a powerful game, and bowlers such as Chris Tremlett of England can launch balls at faster than 90 mph.
ESPN covets the international sports market, so The Boss dispatched me overseas for a cricket match between India and England.
England clinch defeat from the jaws of victory against Australia - Cricket
News by Barney Ronay
• England 300-8; Australia 301-9 – Australia take 2-0 series lead
• Alastair Cook's side lose second ODI in agonising finish
The 10 stupidest ideas in the history of sport
It was with a heavy heart that The Rundown read the news that the ICC has once again shelved its idea to launch a World Test Championship - the tournament intended to become the Test cricket World Cup.
Lord’s and a Lady - CRICKET
News by PIPPA MIDDLETON
Googlies? The Egg and Bacon Brigade? Howzat? For centuries, cricket has been England’s national pastime—and a complete mystery to Americans. As Britain and Australia compete in one of international sports’ most celebrated rivalries, the Ashes, a “boundary babe” weighs in.
Tendulkar mourns 'truly inspirational' Mandela
Indian cricket superstar Sachin Tendulkar on Friday remembered South Africa's anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela as a "truly inspirational human being" who would live in his "heart forever".
Cricket Stadium Timelapse
Musheer Khan — the 8-year old who dismissed Yuvraj Singh
Musheer Khan has been making waves in Mumbai cricket and he is only eight years old.
Cricket - The Most Rare and Funny Moments in Cricket History
Funny Cricket Moments - What are the odds of this happening in cricket. I bring you the most rarest cricket moments you will ever see. They are hilarious and breath taking if you are a cricket lover.
Top 10 Best Catches In Cricket History v2
Top 10 Best Catches In Cricket History Version 2
Corey Anderson 100 from 36 balls Fastest Hundred in Cricket History *Ball by Ball*
He breaks Shahid Afridi's record of 100 from 37 balls.
This fascinating film of England v Australia at Lord's, narrated by John Arlott and Ralph Richardson, introduces the viewer “to a very revered patch of English turf, plumb in line with the Pavilion” and guides us through the game
In Compton, one of Los Angeles' roughest neighborhoods, a game of cricket is the last thing you would expect to see. Yet some young gang members are hanging up their guns and playing by the rules.