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New Zealand vs West Indies, 2nd Test: Flying Kiwi Trent Boult takes an impossible catch — Watch

New Zealand vs West Indies, 2nd Test: Flying Kiwi Trent Boult takes an impossible catch — Watch

Earlier this year in April, Indian fans got to see Boult's brilliance on the field during an IPL match between Kolkata Knight Riders and the Gujarat Lions.

Dec 11, 2017, 10:44 AM IST
Dale Steyn targets November return at South Africa's domestic T20 competition

Dale Steyn targets November return at South Africa's domestic T20 competition

Regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers, Steyn has so far played 85 Tests, 116 ODIs and 42 T20Is for South Africa, taking 417, 180 and 58 wickets respectively.

Oct 20, 2017, 23:01 PM IST
Umesh Yadav admits he still need to improve, says he's only 80 per cent

Umesh Yadav admits he still need to improve, says he's only 80 per cent

He was one of the regulars in the Indian team, in both the Test and ODI squads.

Dec 28, 2016, 11:01 AM IST
India's tour of West Indies: Hosts pick uncapped fast bowler Alzarri Joseph for second Test

India's tour of West Indies: Hosts pick uncapped fast bowler Alzarri Joseph for second Test

Alzarri was one of the stars in West Indies Under-19 World Cup triumph.

Jul 28, 2016, 18:49 PM IST
IND v WI: India's Shardul Thakur to use 'Bouncer' as surprise weapon against West Indies

IND v WI: India's Shardul Thakur to use 'Bouncer' as surprise weapon against West Indies

he young pacer isn`t much worried whether he can find himself in the playing XI in the first Test.

Jul 17, 2016, 17:47 PM IST
Mohammad Amir receives UK visa, free to face England after match-fixing scandal

Mohammad Amir receives UK visa, free to face England after match-fixing scandal

The visa clearance means that Amir, 24, will be allowed to play in England for the first time since being convicted of spot-fixing six years ago.

Jun 09, 2016, 23:09 PM IST
IPL 2016: Can Mumbai Indians defend title without full services of pace spearhead Lasith Malinga?

IPL 2016: Can Mumbai Indians defend title without full services of pace spearhead Lasith Malinga?

The tournament's top wicket-taker is all but ruled out of IPL 9 due to a lingering knee injury.

Apr 08, 2016, 18:32 PM IST
England fast bowler Stuart Broad fined for telling umpire Aleem Dar to 'just get on with the game'

England fast bowler Stuart Broad fined for telling umpire Aleem Dar to 'just get on with the game'

England fast bowler Stuart Broad has been fined 30% of his match fee for telling umpire Aleem Dar to "just get on with the game" during the fourth day of the second Test against South Africa at Newlands.

Jan 07, 2016, 00:22 AM IST
Dale Steyn resumes bowling at nets, all set for 3rd Test against England

Dale Steyn resumes bowling at nets, all set for 3rd Test against England

The 32-year-old right-arm fast-bowler missed the second Test at Cape Town due to a shoulder injury, which he sustained during the Boxing Day match.

Jan 06, 2016, 16:35 PM IST
India vs South Africa: Dale Steyn likely to miss second Test in Bangalore

India vs South Africa: Dale Steyn likely to miss second Test in Bangalore

Dale Steyn appears likely to miss the second Test against India after sustaining a groin strain in the Mohali Test.

Nov 08, 2015, 17:49 PM IST
A surprise India doesn't produce pacers consistently: Shaun Pollock

A surprise India doesn't produce pacers consistently: Shaun Pollock

Former South Africa captain Shaun Pollock doesn't know why India fails to produce express fast bowlers but added that genes are a major factor contributing to it.

Oct 24, 2015, 17:54 PM IST
Back injury rules Pat Cummins out of Bangladesh tour

Back injury rules Pat Cummins out of Bangladesh tour

Fast bowler Pat Cummins has been ruled out of the upcoming tour of Bangladesh due to a stress fracture in his back, the second of his young career, Cricket Australia said Thursday.

Sep 24, 2015, 10:53 AM IST
Taskin Ahmed ruled out of Bangladesh A's tour of India

Taskin Ahmed ruled out of Bangladesh A's tour of India

Fast bowler Taskin Ahmed has been ruled out of Bangladesh A's tour of India after sustaining a side strain in their crushing 96-run loss to India A in the first of the three-match One day series.

Sep 16, 2015, 20:18 PM IST
Pakistan pacer Mohammad Asif targeting return during England tour

Pakistan pacer Mohammad Asif targeting return during England tour

Free to represent his country in international cricket post his five-year ban for fixing in 2010, Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Asif said he is targeting a return to the national side in his country's tour of England next year.

Sep 05, 2015, 18:52 PM IST

West Indies paceman Shannon Gabriel joins Worcestershire

Worcestershire have signed West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel for the final two matches of their County Championship campaign, the Midlands side announced Thursday.

Aug 27, 2015, 21:05 PM IST
Wasim Akram to assist in Pakistan's quest for pace bowlers

Wasim Akram to assist in Pakistan's quest for pace bowlers

Legendary fast bowler Wasim Akram has been entrusted with a task of helping the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) carve out fast bowling talents from the country through a talent hunt campaign.

Jul 17, 2015, 11:03 AM IST
Adil Rashid, Steven Finn in England squad for Ashes opener

Adil Rashid, Steven Finn in England squad for Ashes opener

Uncapped Yorkshire leg-spinner Adil Rashid and Middlesex fast bowler Steven Finn were both called into a 13-man England squad announced Wednesday for next week`s first Ashes Test against Australia in Cardiff.

Jul 01, 2015, 19:45 PM IST
PCB to try and mend relations with Shoaib Akhtar

PCB to try and mend relations with Shoaib Akhtar

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to improve its relations with Shoaib Akhtar as the former fast bowler has stepped up efforts to get back seven million rupees, which he paid to the Board as a fine.

Jun 14, 2015, 20:04 PM IST
West Indies vs Australia, 2nd Test, Day 1: Jerome Taylor closing in on world record

West Indies vs Australia, 2nd Test, Day 1: Jerome Taylor closing in on world record

West Indies fast bowler Jerome Taylor was closing in on a world record at lunch on the first day of the second test against Australia in Kingston, Jamaica on Thursday.

Jun 11, 2015, 23:25 PM IST
West Indies still have enough talent, says Curtly Ambrose

West Indies still have enough talent, says Curtly Ambrose

Regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers, Curtly Ambrose said that West Indies still have enough talent to dominate cricket world. Having endured a free-fall in the last two decades, the Caribbean cricket team is now compared to minnows of the game.

Jun 08, 2015, 06:48 AM IST