#LastWeekToday: Sunday 11th May

#LastWeekToday: Sunday 11th May

Welcome to #LastWeekToday, our first ever weekly installment of cricket’s world in tweets. Remember, for live cricket commentary you can follow us on Twitter @AltCricket. 10. Dale Steyn shows some self-awareness, just minutes after being taken apart for 24 runs...
Top 12 Reasons Why Bowlers Are The Strangest Type Of Cricketer

Top 12 Reasons Why Bowlers Are The Strangest Type Of Cricketer

Bowlers can be strange. We got together some of our favourite examples of Bowlers doing odd things. Inspired by Andre Russell’s trolling in the IPL fairly recently. 1. Andre Russell thought it would be a good idea to stop in his run up to confuse the...
WATCH | Pravin Tambe Inspires Rajasthan with Hat Trick

WATCH | Pravin Tambe Inspires Rajasthan with Hat Trick

If cricket did fairy tales.. Pravin Tambe would be the main protagonist. At, 42 year old Pravin Tambe took the first Hat Trick of IPL7, against Kolkata. Chasing 171, Tambe helped turn the innings on its head, turning the score from 120-0 on 14 overs to 6-123 in 15.2...
WATCH | Can Anyone Stop Ab de Villiers?

WATCH | Can Anyone Stop Ab de Villiers?

Ab de Villiers smashed a match winning 89 off just 41 balls, including an over of 23 runs off the World’s best bowler Dale Steyn. Watch it HERE Can anybody stop this man-beast?!         HOW!? How did he do that!? Why not listen to our latest...

Want to Hit Bigger Sixes? We’l Show You How!

Hitting bigger sixes in cricket. Part 1: How to increase bat speed by changing your warm up. In the coming weeks we’ll continue to be surrounded by a feast of T20 cricket. Last year we witnessed 674 sixes at the IPL, with Chris Gayle smiting 51 of them! But what is it...
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,...
VIDEO: The Worst Over That Never Was!

VIDEO: The Worst Over That Never Was!

Pakistan’s Abdur Rehman was drafted into the side for their Asia Cup clash against Bangladesh. His performance was a landmark in cricket history, as Rehman finished not with a hat-trick or a nine-fer, but the remarkable figures of 0-0-8-0. In what will likely be...

Afghanistan’s first-ever ODI win means a lot to us

“CRICKET is as potent a sport as any in terms of bringing people together, and Afghanistan is in need of an ambassador who can be a spearhead in this context. There is ample talent out there, and we will find Afghanistan’s first superstar cricketer, who...