All posts tagged "Sachin Tendulkar"
Calum MacLeod’s uncanny ability to hit daddy hundreds
Hitting hundreds is tough unless your name is Virat Kohli. Hitting daddy hundreds in ODIs, meanwhile, is even tougher. Even the great Sachin Tendulkar hit only five 150+ scores in his illustrious 463-match ODI career. He shares...
- Posted March 6, 2018
What if Sachin dismissed on a no ball in the 2003 World Cup Final?
Australia and India locked horns against each other in the 2003 World Cup final. The Aussies beat India by 125 runs thanks to a brilliant hundred (140* off 121) from skipper Ricky Ponting. Riding on Ponting’s hundred...
- Posted November 18, 2017
Describing cricketers in one photo – Part 1
You ever thought about describing your favourite cricketer with one photo? We call Sachin as God, we say Dhoni is ‘Captain Cool’, and ABD is Mr.360. How about describing your favourite cricketer in one picture. Here you...
- Posted November 12, 2017
Video: Allan Donald’s fierce deliveries
Allan Donald, famously known as ‘White lightening’ was a nightmare for batsmen who played in 90s and early 2000s. With his intimidating pace and accuracy he won many games for South Africa. He picked up 330 wickets...
- Posted October 20, 2017
Anil Kumble: The match winner in selfless mould
People often label Rahul Dravid as the most unselfish player to play for India. There is a misconception that he took the captaincy to fill the void. With all due to respect to the legend, he was...
- Posted October 17, 2017
Gautam Gambhir- The most uncredited cricketer ever
Gautam Gambhir has always been an elegant left hander. He had his share of success at the international level. He had scored 4154 runs at an average of 41.96 in Tests. In ODIs, he scored 5238 runs with an...
- Posted October 14, 2017
Relive Sachin’s first ODI hundred against the Aussies
On this Day, September 9, 1994, at Colombo Sachin Tendulkar scored his first ODI hundred against Australia. It was his 79th match and the run without centuries was only a silence before the storm as he went...
- Posted September 9, 2017
Sir Don Bradman: The greatest batsman ever
Sachin Tendulkar: “How much you would have averaged in our era”? Sir Donald Bradman: “70.” Sachin Tendulkar: “Why? You averaged close to 100 when you played.” Sir Donald Bradman: “I’m in my 90s dear!” Sir Donald Bradman...
- Posted August 27, 2017
15 Cricketers who made India Proud – Part 3
India celebrates its 71st independence day. On this occasion, CrickGeek remember 15 cricketers who made India proud. MS Dhoni “One inch here and there and a guy like Dhoni could take you apart. He is a great...
- Posted August 15, 2017
When Sachin walked out to bat at Lord’s for the final time
On this day in 2014, Sachin Tendulkar walked out to bat in the Mecca of Cricket for the final time for Marylebone Cricket Club against Rest of the World XI. Rest of the World XI scored 293-7...
- Posted July 5, 2017