Viv Richards the legend

August 28, 2016 by achyuth

Image courtesy © PA Photos Many of us have true passion in watching sports and games and see our favourite stars performing. But many sports and games are dangerous than we think. Many players will follow and pounce on a player in Rugby which may lead to injuries. Inadvertent kicks can be dangerous in football. …


Sourav Chandidas Ganguly at his best

August 28, 2016 by achyuth

  Image courtesy © Getty Images How can we forget this innings from Sourav. It is one of the best ever in World Cup matches. I was so eager to get back home from my school as I knew that the match is on. On my way back I asked my friend what is the …


Very Very Special innings by Vangipurappu Venkata Sai Laxman

August 28, 2016 by achyuth

Image courtesy © Getty Images   When India and Australia locked horns at Eden Gardens, Kolkata for the second test match in the three test cricket series, no one would have thought that it would be a historic match. Australia batted first and Harbhajan Singh took a hat-trick, but Steve Waugh partnered Jason Gillespie and …


Caribbean Calypso

August 28, 2016 by achyuth

Image courtesy Ben Radford / © Getty Images Ambrose was wicketless in his initial spells. After that he produced a devastating spell of fast bowling  to wreck Australia by taking seven wickets for only one run. I remember, a couple of years ago Waqar Younis of Pakistan was interviewed by Mike Haysman, and when he …


Very fast bowling by Brett Lee

August 28, 2016 by achyuth

 Image courtesy © Getty Images All you need to do is just look at the bowling speed showed by speed gun when Brett Lee is bowling in this spell. The ball is coming out of the hand like a torpedo. It may well whistle like a beetle when its seam is rotated in the direction of wind. The …


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

August 28, 2016 by achyuth

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 …