The ICC on Tuesday announced the schedule for the 50-overs World Cup, which begins on October 5 in Ahmedabad.
Spin lends itself to contortions. No wonder the unconventional actions of some spinners became talking points and were copied by many a schoolboy cricketer.
Muttiah Muralitharan finished his Test career with 800 wickets, while Shane Warne ended on 708 scalps in the longest format of the game. Warne died earlier this year.
Playing on the front foot, cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan helped his fellow countrymen find their feet after the 2004 catastrophe
Former Indian cricket team captain Sourav Ganguly on Friday said he enjoyed opening the batting with Sachin Tendulkar more than he did with Virender Sehwag, as Sachin made him a better player.
The oldest bowler to take five wickets in an innings in this century is Sri Lanka's Rangana Herath.
Spin bowling is physical, though it doesn’t always show. It takes a strong body to impart 2000-plus revolutions per minute on a ball. And yes, it is artistic too.
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Sunil Gavaskar has been trolled on social media after making controversial remarks on Shane Warne, two days after the Australian spin legend’s death.
Shane Warne, a spin wizard who made the world fall in love with his craft, died of natural causes at the age of 52 in Thailand on Friday.
Shane Warne left the world on Friday of a suspected heart attack in Koh Samui Island of Thailand. He was 52.
However, nobody returns from the dead, including the superhuman that Shane Warne was. This was the only comeback he could not have made.
Shane Warne is the all-time 2nd-highest wicket-taker in Test cricket with 708 scalps behind Muttiah Muralitharan (800). He died on Friday.
Shane Warne, who claimed 708 wickets from 145 Tests he played for Australia, was the second most prolific bowler in the annals of cricket.
Shane Warne was found unresponsive in a villa in Thailand on Friday. The doctors tried hard to revive him but it was too late by then.
Shane Warne was an icon of the game. He is only behind fellow spin great Muttiah Muralitharan in the all-time list of wicket-takers.