Classy innings by Adam Gilchrist against Pakistan at Bellerive Oval, Hobart, Australia

Image courtesy © Getty Images   Australia needed 369 to win the match and they were reeling at 126/5 when Gilchrist arrived. He and Justin Langer put on a sixth wicket partnership of 238 against a dangerous Pakistani attack that consisted of fast bowlers Wasim Akram, Waqar Younis, Shoaib Akhtar, Azhar Mahmood and the inventor …


Chris Gayle in Caribbean T20

Image courtesy © WICB Media   We have seen Chris Gayle accelerating after a slow start in IPL and Big Bash leagues. He had done that in Caribbean T20 also. Unfortunately Gayle’s team lost this match despite his one man show. Series – Caribbean T20 Year – 2013 Venue – Beausejour Stadium, Gros Islet, St. …


Greatest ODI innings of all-time

Image courtesy © Getty Images   During the seventies, eighties and even up to early nineties, most batsmen played with lesser protection, lesser powerful bats and the pitches assisted bowlers more. So they literally had to protect themselves rather than tickling the team’s scorecard. He never wore a helmet when others did, in fact he …