"I just hope Shreyas Iyer gets a consistent run rather than a truncated one"- Gautam Gambhir.
On 14th August of the year 1990, Sachin Tendulkar has scored his first international hundred. He has scored 119 runs against England at Old Trafford. The hundred which he made at Old Trafford was the 3rd youngest century in Test Cricket. His unbeaten knock of 119 has saved India.
Pakistani batsman Mohammad Yousuf has the best bowling average (0.00) in World Cup history. Yousuf took the wicket of Zimbabwe's Christopher Mpofu in the very first ball he bowled in the 2007 World Cup
Former Australian Wicket-Keeper Adam Gilchrist holds the record of playing the most number of tests straight after his debut. He has played 96 test matches between 5th Nov 1999 to 24th Jan 2008. Without dropping out from any of the test match.
Ravindra Jadeja just played 28 test matches to become the No.1 Test Bowler.
Yuzvendra Chahal is the only player to represent India in Both Chess and Cricket.
This is the first time since 2006 England will be playing a home teest without Sir Alastair Cook.
Boyd Rankin in Test cricket has made his debut for England in the year 2014 and now in the teat 2019, he is all set to play against England.
“I was waiting for the Indian senior team to be announced on Sunday and I expected to be selected for at least one of the squads,” he said. “It was disappointing not to get picked but I am not going to spend time thinking over it. I’ll keep scoring...
Gautam Gambhir after watching his bowling for 15-minutes had decided that Navdeep Saini was a rare talent, who should be groomed properly. Till then Saini had been playing tennis ball and had never bowled with a red ball.
Left-arm pacers took 136 wickets in World Cup 2019. Which is the most in a single World Cup edition. Which includes star performances from the bowlers like Mitchell Starc, Trent Boult, Mustafizur Rahman, etc.
Steve Smith is the only player to score 2000 runs in Ashes among the current players.
On this day back in the year 2010, Muttiah Muralitharan had announced his retirement from test cricket, before the start of the test match against India at Galle. Muralitharan has taken 792 wickets before the game and first innings of the game he has picked 5 wickets and later...
"I agree that there was an error of judgment when I see it on TV replays now, But we did not have the luxury of TV replays at the ground and I do not regret the decision I made, So, I did consult the leg umpire (Erasmus) through the...
There was criticism when we picked Rayudu after his 2017-18 T20 form. When he failed fitness test we backed him. Due to some combinations and permutations, we didn't pick him for the world cup. We didn't do anything against him. We are also emotional." - MSK Prasad
Both Yuzi Chahal and Rashid Khan have bowled 218 dot balls equally and conceded 14 sixes in World Cup 2019.
"Rohit Sharma is a better captain in IPL as his team has been in a lot of finals. But the man to captain the Indian team would be Virat Kohli. He leads from the front with the bat, in the field, and on the training track." - Brad Hogg.
"Thought I'd seen everything in cricket, That game was ridiculous" - Jos Buttler
" MS Dhoni will not travel with the team within India or overseas as the first choice of the wicketkeeper. Rishabh Pant will take over and there will be a gromming window for him until he settles down. During this time, MS will help in the transition for all...
Only once Jasprit Bumrah was hit for a six in entire world cup 2019 and it was by Mohammad Nabi.
India A Captain Manish Pandey has driven his team to victory over West Indies A. Skipper excellent innings of 100 from 78 balls and Krunal Pandya's Five-Wicket Haul has led the team to 148 run victory. India has first two matches and can seal the series.
The clash between India and New Zealand in the first semi-final of the world cup is going to be a repeat of 2009 under 19 world cup back in 2008 semifinals. Kane Williamson was the captain of New Zealand and Virat was the captain of India.
At the age of just 18 years, Ikram becomes the youngest wicketkeeper to score a fifty in his ODI cricket against West Indies. The previous record was held by Mushfiqur Rahim at the age of 19 years in a match against Zimbabwe in 2007.
KL Rahul is the only opener who has scored a century in his maiden innings as an opening batsman, in ODI as well as Tests.
The 1992 World Cup was the first ever world cup, where white balls were used and Day and Night games were played with color clothing.
Virat Kohli is the first captain to hit five consecutive fifty-plus scores in the ICC World Cup 2019