Gary Sobers

Gary Sobers turns 81: Here are some unique facts about the man who is arguably the greatest cricketer ever

Gary Sobers turns 81: Here are some unique facts about the man who is arguably the greatest cricketer ever

The great West Indian all-rounder turned 81 on Friday. Here are some unique facts about the man his teammates fondly called Soby.

Jul 28, 2017, 09:59 AM IST
Gary Sobers turns 81: Is the great West Indian all-rounder the greatest cricketer ever?

Gary Sobers turns 81: Is the great West Indian all-rounder the greatest cricketer ever?

His record speaks for itself. Sobers scored over 8,000 runs in 93 Test matches at an average of over 57.

Jul 28, 2017, 09:33 AM IST
Erapalli Prasanna advocates lighter bats to negotiate bouncers

Erapalli Prasanna advocates lighter bats to negotiate bouncers

Paying condolences to Phillip Hughes, who died two days after he was struck on the head during a domestic match in Sydney, Indian spin wizard Erapalli Prasanna today advocated use of lighter bats to negotiate bouncers.

Nov 27, 2014, 19:35 PM IST
2nd Test, Day 4: Shakib Al Hasan puts Bangladesh on top against Zimbabwe

2nd Test, Day 4: Shakib Al Hasan puts Bangladesh on top against Zimbabwe

All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan followed his century with a five-wicket haul as Bangladesh pushed for victory in the second Test against Zimbabwe here on Thursday.

Nov 06, 2014, 18:20 PM IST

Imran Khan best all-rounder of my era: Richard Hadlee

Former New Zealand all-rounder Sir Richard Hadlee has voted Pakistan`s Imran Khan as the best all-rounder of his era.

Aug 18, 2013, 15:18 PM IST

The best of the best all-rounders -I

A cricketer can be good with one aspect of the game, creating glory on his day, but the true saviour for any captain has been the all-rounder.

Dec 18, 2009, 09:05 AM IST

The best of the best all-rounders -I

A cricketer can be good with one aspect of the game, creating glory on his day, but the true saviour for any captain has been the all-rounder.

Dec 18, 2009, 09:05 AM IST