Steve Waugh

India's oldest first-class cricketer Vasant Raiji dies aged 100

Former cricket historian Raiji had scored 277 runs at a batting average of 23.08 in nine first-class games he played during his cricketing career.

Jun 13, 2020, 11:12 AM IST

On this day in 1995, Australia's Steve Waugh reached his highest Test score

Waugh reached his highest Test score of 200 during the final Test of the four-match series against West Indies in 1995.

May 01, 2020, 11:12 AM IST

Siblings Day 2020: A look at famous siblings from the field of sports

Hardik and Krunal Pandya have been playing together for the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Mumbai Indians for the last four years.

Apr 10, 2020, 13:14 PM IST

On this day in 1991, Waugh brothers became first twins to play a Test match together

The twin bothers eventually went on to play 108 Test matches together for the Australian men's cricket team..

Apr 05, 2020, 17:12 PM IST

On this day in 1877, Test cricket was born

The match played between an English team led by James Lillywhite against the Australians was later given the accolade of being cricket's first official Test.
 

Mar 15, 2020, 17:18 PM IST

Steve Waugh meets 3-year-old diaper cricketer Sheikh Shahid in Kolkata

A video of a three-year kid from Muchipara in Kolkata's Behala area playing some exquisite cricketing shots had created a storm on social media a few months back. The boy, who went viral on social media, was seen wearing diapers and a pair of gloves as he played some straight drives and cover drives with his plastic bat.

Feb 13, 2020, 16:52 PM IST

Tim Paine says Australia's home summer may be his last as captain

 Australia`s Tim Paine has said the upcoming test series against Pakistan and New Zealand may be the last time he captains the side at home as he enters the twilight of his career.

Nov 18, 2019, 17:21 PM IST

Ashes: Smith's Bradmanesque run of form incomprehensible, says Steve Waugh

Waugh said that while the performance alone is extraordinary, the fact that this is Smith's first Test series in 16 months after his fall from grace in the 2018 Newlands ball-tampering scandal that led to him losing the Australian captaincy and being slapped with a one year ban by Cricket Australia makes it all the more incredible.

Sep 08, 2019, 18:09 PM IST

Steve Smith becomes second Australian cricketer to score 500 runs in consecutive Ashes in England

The 30-year-old reached this milestone after he added 122 runs in the ongoing fourth Ashes Test.

Sep 05, 2019, 22:54 PM IST

Steve Smith's ability to adapt makes him special, feels Tim Paine

Former Australia skipper Steve Waugh went a step further and said that Smith has the ability to read the opposition and their tactics and that helps him in trying situations.

Aug 10, 2019, 16:56 PM IST

Australian bowlers must stick to their task, says Steve Waugh

Team mentor Steve Waugh believes Australia’s bowlers just need to stick to their task on the third day of the first Ashes Test and look for some early breakthroughs to get right back into the match.

Aug 03, 2019, 14:11 PM IST

I wish World Test Championship was around when I was playing: Steve Waugh

The Ashes series will be followed by the two-match Test series between Sri Lanka and World Cup 2019 runner-ups New Zealand from August 14. 

Aug 02, 2019, 14:52 PM IST

Write Steve Smith off at your peril: Steve Waugh sends warning to England

Smith is returning to the Test cricket after facing a 12-month ban for his involvement in the ball-tampering in the Test match against South Africa at Cape Town.

Jul 30, 2019, 11:37 AM IST

Australian Test skipper Tim Paine lauds Steve Smith for his consistency

Smith is currently ranked at the number four position in the ICC Test batsmen rankings, and he holds the highest ranking for any Australia batter, despite having played his last Test in 2018.

Jul 22, 2019, 11:16 AM IST

Lifting the World Cup at Lord’s is a special feeling: Steve Waugh

I can still remember the feeling of holding that World Cup trophy aloft on the Lord’s balcony.

Jul 14, 2019, 08:42 AM IST

Hardik Pandya can hog the limelight like Lance Klusener did in 1999 World Cup: Steve Waugh

It may be recalled that Pandya had scored a blistering 48 runs off just 27 balls, with three sixes and four boundaries, in the match against Australia.

Jun 12, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

World Cup 2019: Hardik Pandya's innings will send shivers down opposition spines, says Steve Waugh

India, who kicked off their campaign with thumping six-wicket win over South Africa, will play their next clash against New Zealand at Trent Bridge on Thursday. 

 

Jun 11, 2019, 22:16 PM IST

Steve Waugh on Virat Kohli calming fans who booed Steve Smith: Class act

Waugh, one of the toughest and most successful captains of all time, said he was impressed by Kohli's action of asking the crowd to not boo Smith.

Jun 11, 2019, 12:20 PM IST

India, Australia, England not the most watchable sides of ICC World Cup 2019? Steve Waugh says it's West Indies

MUMBAI- West Indies are the most watchable side in this year’s Cricket World Cup and every team will be wary of facing them, former Australia captain Steve Waugh has said.

Jun 04, 2019, 17:15 PM IST

Virat Kohli, Jos Buttler, David Warner are Steve Waugh's top-three ODI batsmen

Kohli, who clinched all three major ICC awards earlier in the year, will hope to lead his country to a third World Cup trophy.

May 24, 2019, 17:07 PM IST