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Google Doodle honors Don Bradman on 110th birth anniversary

Google on Monday dedicated a doodle to Australian cricketer Don Bradman on the occasion of his 110th birth anniversary.

Aug 27, 2018, 06:29 AM IST

India vs South Africa, 3rd T20I: Can Virat Kohli elevate himself to join Vivian Richards in Cape Town?

Right now it appears a Herculean task but Virat Kohli definitely has it in him to surmount the odds.

Feb 24, 2018, 09:48 AM IST

India v South Africa: Virat Kohli to surpass Don Bradman

This segment of Zee News brings to you information about Virat Kohli to surpass Don Bradman in India v South Africa series. Watch video for more information.

Feb 21, 2018, 13:21 PM IST

This Afghanistan batsman averages more than Don Bradman

Afghanistan batsman Bahir Shah Mahboob has achieved something that even the most exemplary of past and present batting greats couldn't, i.e., having a batting average better than Don Bradman.

Jan 10, 2018, 14:25 PM IST

Ashes, 5th Test: Mason Crane's selection hints at England's long-term plans

At 20, Crane will be the youngest England spinner for 90 years to make a test debut when he wins his first cap at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Thursday in a series that England trail by an irretrievable 3-0.

Jan 03, 2018, 16:07 PM IST

Steve Smith equals Len Hutton's record, now only behind Don Bradman

The Australia captain has equalled the English batting legend's tally of 945 points on top of the ICC Test Player Rankings and is now only behind the greatest batsman of all, Bradman.

Dec 19, 2017, 12:48 PM IST

The new Bradman? Quirky Steve Smith rises to exalted heights

Steve Smith has broken English hearts and smashed records with his phenomenal Ashes batting and is being acclaimed as the best Australian batsman since the greatest of all, Don Bradman.

Dec 19, 2017, 09:45 AM IST

Here’s what Sachin Tendulkar posted to wish Don Bradman on his 109th birth anniversary

One of the best cricketers of the modern era, Tendulkar, is someone who was often called the Bradman of his times

Aug 27, 2017, 15:49 PM IST

Virender Sehwag remembers greatest batsman of all time on 'Bradman Jayanti'

Bradman was born on August 27, 1908 in New South Wales. He played for Australia in 52 Tests, with a record average of 99.94. 

Aug 27, 2017, 12:41 PM IST

Usain Bolt finds uncanny resemblance with Don Bradman after finishing with bronze in final 100m race of his career

As for Bolt, he did find himself alongside greatest like Muhammad Ali and Pele, as he had wished for, prior to the Rio Olympics. Well, both had bid adieu to their sports in a similar manner. While Pele failed to score a goal in his very last game for Brazil, Muhammad Ali had lost his final bout. They are also human after all, probably that's how they part.  

Aug 07, 2017, 17:16 PM IST

India vs Australia: Darren Lehmann lauds Steve Smith as Bradman-like, says young team is growing under a future legend

Smith scored 499 runs, which included three centuries, in the just concluded four-match Border-Gavaskar Trophy series in India.

Mar 30, 2017, 10:29 AM IST

Steve Waugh hails incredible Ravichandran Ashwin as 'Bradman of bowling'

Waugh ridiculed Sourav Ganguly's 4-0 series win prediction for Indian, saying making such prediction would be completely “foolish”.

Feb 14, 2017, 19:05 PM IST

Times up! Australian batsman Adam Voges announces retirement from international cricket

Voges ends his international Test career with the second-highest average behind only Don Bradman with a minimum of 20 Tests.

Feb 14, 2017, 16:50 PM IST

IND vs BAN: Virat Kohli's record-breaking double century - Here's how Twitter reacted!

Kohli, scored fourth double-hundred of his career, becoming the first batsman to score 4 200s in consecutive series.

Feb 10, 2017, 15:19 PM IST

Sir Don Bradman was a freak, but I don't think he would have averaged 99 today: Rodney Hogg

Widely regarded as the best cricketer ever, and Australia's best-ever sportsman, Bradman holds a special place in the hearts of all Australian sports fans.  

Feb 08, 2017, 15:49 PM IST

IND vs ENG 2016: Alastair Cook's 30th Test century eases pain of being away with newborn daughter

At Rajkot, Cook`s hit his 30th Test century - fifth in India, the most for any foreign batsman surpassing Everton Weekes, Clive Lloyd and Hashim Amla who each managed four centuries in India.

Nov 14, 2016, 13:21 PM IST

Stat Attack: Why Virat Kohli's Indore century is special

The 27-year-old was going through a barren run at home, without scoring a hundred in 17 innings, before this match.

Oct 08, 2016, 19:56 PM IST

List of most 200-plus innings in Test Cricket

Australia`s Don Bradman, still regarded as cricket`s greatest batsman, heads the list with a stunning 12 double centuries in just 52 Tests.

Aug 13, 2016, 23:07 PM IST

England vs Pakistan, 2nd Test: Cook, Root tons help hosts post 314/4 on Day 1

England captain Alastair Cook, who won the toss on a good pitch and in sunny conditions ideal for batting, made 105 and shared a second-wicket stand of 185 with Root.

Jul 22, 2016, 23:53 PM IST

Blast from the past: When Don Bradman inquired about Sunil Gavaskar, the best who can save Test matches

Hattangadi, who opened with Gavaskar for MCI, had a chance meeting with the Australian legend during a tour Down Under with the CCI team in 1985.

Jul 11, 2016, 21:40 PM IST