Cricket

 

Is Imran Tahir Retired From International Cricket?

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Chennai Super Kings (CSK) batsman Faf du Plessis, all-rounder Dwayne Bravo and spinner Imran Tahir have arrived here to join the team bubble ahead of the resumption of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021. Who is the captain of CSK? Dhoni has been one of the most decorated captains in the history of the T20 tournament and the Chennai Super Kings skipper eyes another major milestone. Dhoni is in line...

Is Cricket Overtaking Other Sports?

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Most Indians give up their daily work during any game of cricket. This craze has blocked out the popularity of other sports. There are so many associations, powerful lobbies and people involved in making money out of cricket, who would not allow any other sport to hog the limelight cricket enjoys. Why sports is not given importance in India? Despite the above mentioned measures taken by the government,...

Do I Need To Knock In My Cricket Bat?

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Because of the willow used in bat, it’s blade is soft, so you have to compress that and make it hard enough to bear the pressure of the ball. A cricket bat without oiling and knocking can also perform, but ready to use bat will do better than this. What happens if you don’t knock in your cricket bat? Knocking in your bat is the process of preparing the grains and fibre in the wood. It helps...

Why Was Zimbabwe Banned Cricket?

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Cricket in Zimbabwe suffered a crisis that lasted from 2003 to 2011 where player withdrawals such as the “Black-armband protest” by Andy Flower and Henry Olonga along with a mass loss of players in 2004 due to a general strike resulted in very poor performances by the national team. Is Zimbabwe good at cricket? Zimbabwe has been a Full Member of the International Cricket Council (ICC) since...

Who Can Call A No Ball In Cricket?

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According to the rule 21.8 of the No Ball Law of the Laws of Cricket, “If a bowl delivered by the bowler comes to rest in front of the line of the striker’s wicket without it having previously touched the bat or the batsman, the umpires shall call and signal a No Ball and immediately also call and signal a Dead Ball“. When umpire calls for a no ball? 1 The umpire shall ascertain whether the...

Can You Get 6 Overthrows In Cricket?

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In cricket, an overthrow (sometimes called a buzzer) is an additional run scored by a batsman as a result of the ball not being collected by a fielder in the centre, having been thrown in from the outfield. In theory there is therefore no limit to how many runs may be scored off a single ball. … How are overthrows scored? The correct answer here is six runs. In this situation, the overthrows...

Why Are Cricket Players Wearing Black Armbands Today?

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So, the easiest way to stream Saturday’s Sydney Sixers vs Perth Scorchers final is to simply to use Kayo Sports, which provides access to all the Fox sports channels including Fox Cricket (featuring Shane Warne’s no-nonsense commentary). Kayo subscriptions start from just AU$25 per month for the Basic package. Why are the Australian cricketers wearing black armbands today 2019? Both the...

Can A Jerusalem Cricket Hurt You?

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All species are different but the common field and house crickets can jump about 3 feet. Do crickets chirp? Only male crickets can “chirp”. Why do crickets chirp? What happens if a Jerusalem cricket bites you? The Jerusalem Cricket (Potato Bug) Bite Potato bugs are not poisonous insects but they have strong jaws that can cause you to shriek in pain if they bite you. Do Jerusalem crickets...