Here, we list seven of the most successful spinners in Test cricket since Muralitharans retirement.
Unfortunate, unused and unwanted, these players did not play a single game in the Champions Trophy.
The Champions Trophy witnessed a lot of spectacular bowling spells. While most of them helped the side come out on top, a few also went in vain. Cricketnext takes a look at the top five bowling efforts from this edition of the showpiece event.
The streets of Pakistan's cities lit up with celebrations on Sunday night after the country's cricket team defied the odds to thrash rival India in the Champion's Trophy final in London.
Indian Kashmiris celebrated Pakistan's victory over arch-rivals India in the Champions Trophy final with defiant pro-Pakistan chants and fireworks as shocked silence reverberated across Delhi following the historic upset.
Pandya eventually ended up with a knock of 76 runs off 43 balls before he was run out. He hit 6 monstrous sixes during his knock. He was livid and went back to the hut venting his anger all through the way.
India will be doing that starting this weekend, but it won't exactly be the most important or high-profile matches that they will play this year. After suffering a massive defeat to Pakistan in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, the next stop for Virat Kohli and his band of blue-clad men is a limited-over series in the Caribbean against the West Indies. As nice as it is to move on from the loss in the final, the India players will be wondering what the point of all this is at the end of the day.
CricketCountry Historian Arunabha Sengupta visited the VRA cricket ground, Amstelveen, to take a look at the France-Norway contest in the ICC World Cricket League (Europe Region Division One) encounter.
Watch Mansi Joshi bowl, and you will notice something about her, something that tells you that she is worth banking on.
Trisha Chetty believes that the teams that adjust to conditions the best will make the semi-final stage of the tournament.
Cricket Ireland are targeting London on Thursday when they expect to be given Test match status by the International Cricket Council (ICC).
Motormouth actor-businessman Kamal Rahim Khan, popularly known as KRK, was slammed left, right and centre by fans from both India and Pakistan after he expressed disgust over India's loss to Pakistan in the final of the Champions Trophy in England on Sunday, June 18. KRK was of the opinion that the Indian team lost the prestige match because of fixing and even demanded India captain Virat Kohli to be put behind bars.
Dubai [UAE], June 19 (ANI): Pakistan has moved to sixth position in the latest ICC ODI Team Rankings following their maiden Champions Trophy title win post their 180-run victory over India in the final at the Kennington Oval on Sunday. Pakistan have leapfrogged Sri Lanka and Bangladesh to move closer to direct qualification for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, for which host England and the next seven highest-ranked sides as on September 30 will get straight entries.
Afghanistan's fairytale rise in world cricket could this week see them acquire coveted Test status, a massive boost for a nation long divided by war and riven by ethnic rivalries.
Apparently, certain sections of Indian cricket fans are now regarding Team India star Ravindra Jadeja as the no 1 villain of the country. Hardik Pandya, who was playing a sensational innings and acting as the possible dark knight for the Indian team in the match, was dismissed via an unfortunate run out, while Jadeja was on the other side of the crease. Pandya got out after scoring 76 runs off 43 balls.
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Islamabad, June 19, 2017 (AFP) - Jubilant photographs of Pakistan cricket fans dancing in the streets were plastered all over national newspapers Monday after their eighth-ranked team produced a thrilling win against arch-rivals India in the Champions Trophy final.
Karachi [Pakistan], June 19 (ANI): Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur has expressed hope that the proposed World XI tour to the country will go ahead after his side crushed their arch-rivals India to clinch their maiden Champions Trophy. "We're scheduled to have a World XI in Pakistan in September for three Twenty20 games.
As Pakistan beat India in the recently concluded Champions Trophy final in London, some television sets were broken in India, while the situation was quite different in Kashmir.
India might have lost the final of the Champions Trophy to arch-rivals Pakistan, but skipper Virat Kohli has won the hearts with his post-match speech where he praised Pakistan for showing the world once again that they can play like champions on their day.
India might have been higher-placed in the ICC team ranking in ODI cricket, but they were completely outplayed by Pakistan in the Champions Trophy final. Pakistan beat India by 180 runs to win their maiden Champions Trophy title on Sunday. The Pakistani cricketers celebrated their win at Oval, taking a lap of the match venue, which was thronged by their share of fans as well.
Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur said he hoped a proposed World XI visit to the country later this year went ahead after his side served notice of their enduring talent with a stunning Champions Trophy final win over India.