On This Day: Atherton Versus Donald.

On This Day: Atherton Versus Donald.

On this day in 1998, England batsman, Michael Atherton; faced the wrath of one of the best quick bowlers of the time, Allan Donald; in an infamously hostile battle of wits. Watch the ferocious contest here:
On This Day: Murali Gets 800

On This Day: Murali Gets 800

On this day in 2010, the magician, Muttiah Muralitharan, A.K.A, Murali, took his final, and 800th Test wicket against India. He got over the line, just; with a wicket with his final ever delivery, to take him to 800, having been precariously close to falling short in...
On This Day: Wasim Akram

On This Day: Wasim Akram

On this day in 1966, the undisputed greatest left arm seam bowler, was born. Not only was Wasim able to knock a batsman’s head off, but he had the ability to swing and seam the ball conventionally and reverse; in addition to having one of the best yorkers. To...
On This Day: Sri Lanka’s World Cup Victory

On This Day: Sri Lanka’s World Cup Victory

On this day in 1996, Sri Lanka landed as one of the premier limited overs sides, by winning the 1996 50-over World Cup. The tournament introduced us to Sri Lanka’s staple performers of the next decade, with the likes of Muttiah Muralitharan, Sanath Jayasuriya,...
On This Day: Sachin’s record double

On This Day: Sachin’s record double

On this day in 2010, Sachin Tendulkar set one of his multitude of records, by becoming the first player in ODI history to score a double century. Opening the batting, the little master blitzed 200*, to take his side over to over 400, and to a crushing victory against...