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India's Rohit Sharma(AP)

How Rohit Sharma aced 2019: Numbers reveal stunning impact of right-hander

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 31, 2019 10:32 AM IST
His average in India of 88.33 is the second-highest (after the legend Don Bradman’s 98.22 in Australia) for any batsman at home in the history of Test cricket for a minimum of 1000 Test runs.
Virat Kohli is a bowler’s captain(Getty Images)
Virat Kohli is a bowler’s captain(Getty Images)

Better than Ricky Ponting, Steve Waugh: Virat Kohli in elite company, numbers reveal unprecedented trend

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 25, 2019 01:15 PM IST
When India blanked West Indies 2-0 in the Test series, Virat Kohli became the most successful Indian captain in the history of Test cricket.
Australia's Nathan Lyon, centre, celebrates with Australia's Pat Cummins, left, and Australia's Mitchell Starc, right.(AP)
Australia's Nathan Lyon, centre, celebrates with Australia's Pat Cummins, left, and Australia's Mitchell Starc, right.(AP)

Ashes 2019: Stats show Pat Cummins is the best 2nd innings bowler ever in history of Test cricket

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 10, 2019 09:04 AM IST
Pat Cummins looked quite dangerous in the first innings and in the second innings, he was the pick of the Aussie bowlers with 4-43 off 24 overs.
Afghanistan captain Rashid Khan(Twitter)
Afghanistan captain Rashid Khan(Twitter)

Bangladesh vs Afghanistan: Rashid Khan scripts history, becomes fastest to massive feat

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2019 03:44 PM IST
Rashid Khan, who is also the youngest skipper in the history of Test cricket, beat Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan to the feat.
File image of Jasprit Bumrah(Getty Images)
File image of Jasprit Bumrah(Getty Images)

Marvel of Jasprit Bumrah - Stupendous numbers put him above Waqar Younis, Dennis Lillee, Allan Donald

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2019 08:20 AM IST
Bumrah picked up 13 wickets in 2 Tests at an average of 9.23 and strike rate of 22.6. This includes two five-wicket hauls as well as a hat-trick.
India's captain Virat Kohli celebrates running out West Indies' Shamarh Brooks.(AP)
India's captain Virat Kohli celebrates running out West Indies' Shamarh Brooks.(AP)

India vs West Indies: Virat Kohli surpasses MS Dhoni to reach pinnacle of success in Test cricket

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2019 08:46 AM IST
India vs West Indies: Virat Kohli achieved the feat thanks to a 257-run victory over West Indies in the second Test encounter in Kingston on Monday.
Shoaib Akhtar criticises jersey names in Test cricket.(AFP)
Shoaib Akhtar criticises jersey names in Test cricket.(AFP)

Name and number of players on Test jerseys look awful, says Shoaib Akhtar

New Delhi, India | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON AUG 04, 2019 07:13 PM IST
England and Australia, competing in the Ashes series, became the first two cricketing nations to wear names and numbers on their jerseys for the first time in the 142-year history of Test cricket.
Joe Root poses with the new Test jersey(England Cricket/ Twitter)
Joe Root poses with the new Test jersey(England Cricket/ Twitter)

Ashes 2019: Jerseys to sport player name and number for first time; Twitter divided

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 23, 2019 02:29 PM IST
The official handle of England Cricket uploaded an image on social media with Joe Root donning the revolutionary jersey.
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