Brendon McCullum's 158* on the IPL's opening night in 2008 is perhaps the most iconic T20 innings, and undoubtedly its most significant: just in case anybody had not been paying attention on a momentous night, McCullum made sure they were, and his blistering innings remained the format's highest individual score for another five years. His impact went beyond one innings, though - his blitzkrieg aggression as an opener set the template for top-order power-hitting, and success followed in T20Is and leagues across the world. He excelled as a captain and in the field, both riding the boundary and in the ring, and was the format's second-leading run-scorer at the time of his retirement in 2019. … [Read more...] about The greatest T20 player: Russell or Badree? Buttler or McCullum?
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The Federation of Resident Doctors Association (FORDA) has demanded that assaults on doctors be treated as non-bailable offence and that the Centre brings in a law for the medical fraternity amid rising incidents of violence at a time when they are in the frontline of the fight against Covid-19. Read more … [Read more...] about News updates from Hindustan Times at 5 PM: Make assaults on medicos non-bailable offence, docs tell Amit Shah and all the latest news
"I see light at the end of the tunnel because I see talent. Once there is talent, there has to be light at the end of the tunnel. "Those three guys are three of the most talented I have seen in the last three to four years. When I look at cricketers, I look at who can make other teams around the world, and those three guys can make most other teams." … [Read more...] about Not sure how much further than 2020 I can continue commentary: Michael Holding
Among the possible scenarios for a truncated season, given the West Indies tour is followed by visits from Australia, Pakistan and Ireland, is the prospect of England’s Test and one-day international teams playing concurrently. Giles said they must be amenable to this, even if he ruled out such matches occurring on the same day. … [Read more...] about Ashley Giles admits England are unlikely to play again until July
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