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Pratik Sarkar

A passionate football fan who bleeds the red of Manchester United.

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Top 10 Highest Run-Chases In Test Cricket

Today, we present to you the Top 10 highest run chases in tests. Hi folks! We all have a fancy for statistics, don’t we? Don’t you constantly keep an eye on the ICC rankings to see whether our very own Virat is at the top of the pile among ODI batsmen, or whether Ravindra Jadeja

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Top 10 ODI batsmen with highest ever rating points in 21st century

Hi, folks! We all have a fancy for statistics, don’t we? Don’t you constantly keep an eye on the ICC rankings to see whether our very own Virat is at the top of the pile among ODI batsmen, or whether Ravindra Jadeja is among the best all-rounders in the world? To satiate our hunger for

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15 Interesting Facts about Virat Kohli

Let’s take a look at 12 unknown facts about India’s current ODI captain Virat Kohli. Arguably the best batsman in the world at the moment, Virat Kohli is hardly anything like the universally-loved, happy-go-lucky cricket icons he grew up idolising. Infact, he is perhaps their antithesis – unapologetically aggressive, extremely athletic, and driven by unrelenting ambition.

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Top 5 Best bowling figures in the IPL

The Indian Premier League is often considered to be a batsman’s paradise, but there have been so many bowlers who have chosen to rewrite the script in a batsman friendly format. In a format which is often unforgiving on the bowlers, and where reputations count for nothing, and bowlers are ought to be hit, a few

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Video : Shahid Afridi’s 59 off 25 balls against Bangladesh in Asia Cup

Shahid Afridi‘s heroics clinches the match and a berth in Saturday’s final for a Pakistan that looked dead and buried at one point. Take a look at Afridi’s destructive 59 off just 25 deliveries as he knocked India out of the Asia Cup. Watch out for that six off Shakib Al-Hasan through the mid-wicket region on which Harsha

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Top 5 Player-Fan altercations in cricket history

Cricket is regarded as the Gentleman’s game, but over the years, there have been humorous incidents of an altercation between players and the supporters. Not the usual banter between supporters and opposition players, but a heated exchange and the occasional brawl or two have been part and parcel of the game. Sportzwiki digs into the

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Steyn eclipses Malcolm Marshall to become 14th highest wicket taker in tests

Debutant off-spinner Dane Piedt and Dale Steyn took four scalps each as South Africa restricted hosts Zimbabwe to 248 for 9 at the end of first day’s play of their one-off test on Saturday.  On a flat Harare Sports Club wicket that offered little purchase for the quicks, but had plenty of turn, Dale Steyn proved why he is the best

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Top 5 cricketers to have played most first class matches

First class cricket at the domestic level is the stepping stone to the international level, and often the stage to finetune your game and reclaim your international standing when a cricketer finds the going difficult at the highest level. Sourav Ganguly used domestic cricket and a county spell with Northamptonshire as a stepping stone to forge

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