Category: One Day Cricket
The language of cricket: Daniel Norcross
The Cricket Blog’s language of cricket series continues with an interview with TMS commentator, Daniel Norcross
Video: Roy, Topley and Evans reveal all on their teammates
Surrey trio Jason Roy, Reece Topley and Laurie Evans discuss their teammates from international and franchise cricket around the world
We need to talk about The Hundred
Love it or loathe it, perhaps even be indifferent to it, The Hundred is here. For those for whom 120 balls is just too damn many in an innings, the England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) went away and thought long and hard about how they could maximise revenue to fund their annual pay rises […]
Life as a village cricketer – COVID edition
You’ve probably already heard of COVID-19 and felt some of its impact. It has left nothing untouched, not even the sacrosanct English pursuit of the sound of leather on willow echoing across village greens up and down the country. Professional sport was halted almost everywhere and cricket was no exception. At one stage the prospect […]
Is this the most bowler dominated era of cricket?
There is an increasing obsession to convince ourselves that everything we are seeing is the best it has ever been. It is a rampant obsession in almost every modern sport. There is a lot of discussion amongst the cricket fraternity currently about whether this bowler dominated era is making batting harder than it has ever […]
Indian Cricket Nostalgia: Sourav Ganguly- The First Indian Cricketer to reach a BIG World Cup milestone
Sourav Ganguly scored a huge amount of runs for his national team as he became a massive legend in cricket. However, it was at the 2003 World Cup that Ganguly created a record that will give him an endless lifetime of prestige. Sourav Ganguly has always been a star in Indian cricket. He has been […]
How Did Cricket Influence the Gambling Industry So Much?
Cricket is the most popular sport in several countries around the world. It may not have the same popularity as football, but this sport is adored by millions of fans. It has influenced many cultures and individuals. Thousands of children around the globe see some of cricket’s brightest stars as icons and role-models. Throughout the […]