India's hopes rest on how Virat Kohli handles Australian pacers: Ian Chappell

The presence of the two stalwarts -- David Warner and Steve Smith -- and Marnus Labuschagne's rapid progress will certainly aid the hosts, he said.

published on : 25th October 2020

Jasprit Bumrah features in Shane Watson's top five T20 bowlers of all time list

Apart from Bumrah, Sri Lanka' Lasith Malinga, former Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi, West Indies' Dwayne Bravo, and Sunil Narine featured in the list.

published on : 6th October 2020

Broad moves to third spot in ICC rankings after match-winning effort

However, with Broad moving seven places to break in to the top 10, India's Jasprit Bumrah was pushed down a spot to be placed eighth in the bowlers list.

published on : 29th July 2020

Aggression can't be taught, it should flow naturally in pacers: West Indies legend Curtly Ambrose

Curtly Ambrose said though he was naturally aggressive, it was fellow legendary Antiguan bowler Andy Roberts, who encouraged him to embrace it while bowling.

published on : 27th May 2020

Tougher for bowlers to find rhythm post lockdown, says Brett Lee

On May 21, England's pace duo of Chris Woakes and Stuart Broad were among the first cricketers to return to individual training after the Coronavirus hiatus.

published on : 27th May 2020

India's current pace quartet in Tests can be on top for at least two more years: Bharath Arun

The need to identify the bench strength is necessary to have a solid rotational policy which increases longevity of speed merchants.

published on : 26th May 2020

Movement restricted, say former bowlers on new ICC rule

If ratified, the ICC Cricket Committee’s recommendation to ban the use of saliva to shine the ball will make life difficult for bowlers. Here’s what former players think about the situation...

published on : 20th May 2020

Pakistan pacer Hasan Ali battling back injury, might require surgery 

Hasan has been battling injury problems since last year's World Cup, is now suffering from back pain after he appeared in the Pakistan Super League matches in February-March.

published on : 15th May 2020

Pak coach Misbah-ul-Haq defends axing of senior pacers from central contracts list 

Many believe that Wahab and Aamir have been punished by the board for deciding to quit red-ball cricket last year in order to extend their careers in shorter formats.

published on : 14th May 2020

Sachin Tendulkar told me he couldn't take on short-pitched deliveries: Shaun Pollock

Sachin Tendulkar ended his illustrious career after amassing 34,357 international runs across all the three formats.

published on : 16th April 2020

Spinners are not being encouraged to win games in Australia: Steve O'Keefe

The Australian pitches have always been dominated by pace bowlers as they get seam, swing and bounce.

published on : 6th April 2020

Longer than expected breaks bigger challenge for fast bowlers: Ex-Indian pacer Ashish Nehra

Just like former India team physio John Gloster, Nehra also feels that the paucity of space for most cricketers is a problem and more so for the fast bowlers.

published on : 5th April 2020

Bowlers to play crucial role this IPL: Lakshmipathy Balaji

The former Tamil Nadu captain insists that the likes of Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Mohammed Shami have improved a lot thanks to IPL stints.

published on : 4th March 2020

Virat Kohli indicates 'mini transition' of Indian pace unit in near future 

Navdeep Saini is already a part of the set-up and there are two or three more names in the pipeline, the skipper said.

published on : 3rd March 2020

You don't lose form overnight: Glenn McGrath backs 'still world-class' Indian bowlers

McGrath praised Ishant for "reinventing" himself and also lauded Shami and Bumrah.

published on : 26th February 2020
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