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Aaqib Javed (Urdu: عاقِب جاوید) (born 5 August 1972) is a former Pakistani cricketer and coach.
Abey Kuruvilla (born 8 August 1968) is a former Indian pace bowler of the mid-1990s, notable for his height and broad frame.
Adam Craig Gilchrist, AM (born 14 November 1971), nicknamed "Gilly" or "Churchy", is a former Australian international cricketer and former captain of Australian national team.
Ginigalgodage Ramba Ajit de Silva (born 12 December 1952, in Ambalangoda, Sri Lanka), or Ajit de Silva, is a former Sri Lankan cricketer, who played four Test matches and six ODIs for Sri Lanka, bowling accurate slow left arm spin.
Ajit Laxman Wadekar (born 1 April 1941) is a former international cricketer who played for India between 1966 and 1974.
Alan George Hurst (born 15 July 1950 at Altona, Victoria) is a former Australian cricketer who played in twelve Tests and eight ODIs between 1975 and 1979.
Alastair Nathan Cook, (born 25 December 1984) is an English cricketer who plays for Essex County Cricket Club.
Allan Fitzroy Rae (30 September 1922 – 27 February 2005) was a West Indian cricketer who played 15 Tests for the West Indies.
Allan Watkins (21 April 1922 – 3 August 2011), born Albert John Watkins, was a Welsh cricketer, who played for England in fifteen Tests from 1948 to 1952.
Ladhabhai Nakum Amar Singh Lodha (4 December 1910 – 21 May 1940) was an Indian Test cricketer.
Anil Kumble (born 17 October 1970) is an Indian former cricketer and a former captain of Tests and ODIs, who played Tests and ODIs for 18 years.
Anshuman Dattajirao Gaekwad (born 23 September 1952) is a former Indian cricketer and two-time Indian national cricket coach.
Anura Nandana Ranasinghe (13 October 1956, Kalutara – 9 November 1998, Colombo) was a former Sri Lankan cricketer, who represented Sri Lanka at international level 11 times in both Tests and ODIs.
Deshamanya Arjuna Ranatunga (අර්ජුන රණතුංග; born 1 December 1963) is a former Sri Lankan cricketer and 1996 Cricket World Cup winning captain for Sri Lanka.
Arun Lal (born 1 August 1955 in Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh) is a retired Indian cricketer, and a cricket commentator.
Ashley Alexander Mallett (born 13 July 1945, in Chatswood, New South Wales) is a former Australian cricketer who played in 38 Tests and 9 One Day Internationals between 1968 and 1980.
Ashok Vinoo Mankad (12 October 1946 – 1 August 2008) was an Indian cricketer.
Asif Iqbal Razvi (Urdu: آصف اقبال رضوی, born 6 June 1943) is a Pakistani cricketer who captained Pakistan and Kent CCC.
The Australia national cricket team is the joint oldest team in Test cricket history, having played in the first ever Test match in 1877.
The Australia national cricket team toured Ceylon and India in the last three months of 1969.
Bhagwat Subramanya Chandrasekhar (informally Chandra; born 17 May 1945) is a former Indian cricketer who played as a leg spinner.
Bandula Warnapura (Sinhala:බන්දුල වර්නපුර) (born 1 March 1953) is a former Sri Lankan cricketer and captain of the Sri Lankan cricket team.
In the sport of cricket, batting is the act or skill of hitting the cricket ball with a cricket bat to score runs or prevent the loss of one's wicket.
Benjamin Andrew "Ben" Stokes (born 4 June 1991) is an English international cricketer and former vice-captain of the England Test team.
Bernard Denis Julien (born 13 March 1950) played 24 Tests and 12 One Day Internationals for the West Indies.
William Morris "Bill" Lawry, AM (born 11 February 1937) is a former cricketer who played for Victoria and Australia.
Bishan Singh Bedi (sometimes spelt as Bishen Singh Bedi; born 25 September 1946) is a former Indian cricketer who was primarily a slow left-arm orthodox bowler.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is the national governing body for cricket in India.
Bowling, in cricket, is the action of propelling the ball toward the wicket defended by a batsman.
In the sport of cricket, a bowling analysis (sometimes shortened to just analysis, especially in the phrase innings analysis, and also referred to as bowling figures) usually refers to a notation summarising a bowler's performance in terms of overs bowled, how many of those overs are maidens (i.e. with no runs conceded), total runs conceded and number of wickets taken.
John Brian "George" Statham, CBE (17 June 1930 – 10 June 2000) was one of the leading English fast bowlers in 20th century English cricket.
Hedley Brian Taber (born 29 April 1940) is an Australian former cricketer who played in 16 Tests from 1966 to 1970.
Cottari Kanakaiya Nayudu ((31 October 1895 – 14 November 1967), also known as CK, was the first captain of the Indian cricket team in Test matches. He played first-class cricket regularly till 1958, and returned for one last time in 1963 at the age of 68. In 1923, the ruler of Holkar invited him to Indore and made him a Captain (land and air) in his army, conferring on him the honour of a Colonel in Holkar's Army. Arthur Gilligan led the first MCC tour to India in the 1926–27 season. For the Hindus at Bombay Gymkhana, Nayudu hit 153 in 116 minutes with 11 sixes. One of the sixes, off Bob Wyatt, landed on the roof of the Gymkhana. The MCC presented him with a silver bat in recognition of that innings. He was also the first Indian cricketer to endorse a brand (Bathgate Liver Tonic) in 1941. The Government of India awarded him the third highest (then second highest) civilian honour of Padma Bhushan in 1956.
Cottari Subbanna Nayudu (18 April 1914 – 22 November 2002) was an Indian cricketer who played in eleven Tests from 1934 to 1952.
Carl Llewellyn Hooper (born 15 December 1966) is a former West Indian cricket player and a former captain of Tests and ODIs.
Chandrakant Sitaram Pandit (born 30 September 1961, in Bombay, Maharashtra) is a former Indian cricketer who played in 5 Tests and 36 ODIs from 1986 to 1992.
Charles John Barnett (3 July 1910 – 28 May 1993) was an English cricketer, who played for Gloucestershire and for England in 20 Tests from 1933 to 1948.
Chennai (formerly known as Madras or) is the capital of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
The Chennai Super Kings (CSK) are a franchise cricket team based in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, which plays in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Chepauk is a locality in Chennai (Madras), in India.
Chetan Pratap Singh Chauhan (born 21 July 1947) is a former cricketer who played 40 Test matches for India.
Chetan Sharma (born 3 January 1966) is a former Indian cricketer, who played Tests and ODIs as a fast medium pace bowler for Indian cricket team.
Cheteshwar Arvind Pujara (born 25 January 1988) is an Indian international cricketer who plays Test matches for Indian national team and Saurashtra in domestic cricket.
Christopher Henry Gayle, OD (born 21 September 1979) is a Jamaican cricketer who plays international cricket for the West Indies.
Clairmonte Christopher Lewis (born 14 February 1968) is an English former cricketer, who played for Nottinghamshire, Surrey and Leicestershire in the 1990s.
Chris Old (born Christopher Middleton Old, 22 December 1948, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire) is a former English cricketer, who played 46 Tests and 32 ODIs from 1972 to 1981.
Clive Hubert Lloyd (born 31 August 1944) is a former West Indies cricketer.
Clyde Godfrey Butts (born 8 July 1957 in Perseverance, Demerara, Guyana) is a former West Indies cricketer who batted right-handed and bowled off breaks.
Sir Clyde Leopold Walcott, KA, GCM (17 January 1926 – 26 August 2006) was a West Indian cricketer.
Colin Reid Miller (born 6 February 1964, Footscray, Victoria) is a former Australian cricketer who played 18 Tests for Australia between 1998 and 2001.
Courtney Andrew Walsh OJ (born 30 October 1962) is a former Jamaican cricketer who represented the West Indies from 1984 to 2001, captaining the West Indies in 22 Test matches.
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular pitch with a target at each end called the wicket (a set of three wooden stumps upon which two bails sit).
Cyril John Poole (13 March 1921 – 11 February 1996) was an English cricketer, who played for Nottinghamshire and in three Tests for England.
Cyril Frederick Walters (28 August 1905 – 23 December 1992) was a Welsh first-class cricketer who had most of his success after leaving Glamorgan to do duty as captain-secretary of Worcestershire.
Daily News and Analysis (DNA) is an Indian broadsheet newspaper launched in 2005 and published in English from Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Pune, Jaipur, Bengaluru and Indore in India. It is the first English broadsheet daily in India to introduce an all-colour page format. It targets a young readership and is owned and managed by Diligent Media Corporation.
Dale Willem Steyn (born 27 June 1983) is a South African cricketer who plays in Tests, T20 Internationals and One Day International cricket for South Africa.
Damien Richard Martyn (born 21 October 1971) is a former Australian cricketer, who played Tests and ODIs.
Darren Scott Lehmann (born 5 February 1970) is a former Australian cricketer and the former coach of the Australian national team.
Davenell Frederick "Dav" Whatmore (born 16 March 1954) is a Sri Lankan-born former Australian cricketer and current coach of Kerala Cricket Team.
David Andrew Warner (born 27 October 1986) is an Australian international cricketer and a former captain of the Australian national team in Limited overs cricket.
Dennis Leslie Amiss MBE (born 7 April 1943, Harborne, Birmingham, Warwickshire) is a former English cricketer and cricket administrator.
Derek William Randall (born 24 February 1951, Retford, Nottinghamshire, England) is an English former cricketer, who played first-class cricket for Nottinghamshire, and Tests and ODIs for England in the late 1970s and early 1980s.
Derek Leslie Underwood (born 8 June 1945) is an English former international cricketer, and a former President of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC).
Deryck Lance Murray (born 20 May 1943) is a former West Indies cricketer.
Desmond Leo Haynes (born 15 February 1956) is a West Indian cricketer and cricket coach.
Dilawar Hussain (19 March 1907 – 26 August 1967) was an Indian Test cricketer in the 1930s.
Dilip Rasiklal Doshi (born 22 December 1947, Rajkot, Gujarat) is a former Indian cricketer of Gujarati origin who played in 33 Tests and 15 ODIs from 1979 to 1983.
Dilip Balwant Vengsarkar (born 6 April 1956) is a former Indian cricketer and a cricket administrator.
Donald Bryce Carr OBE (28 December 1926 – 12 June 2016) was an English cricketer who played for Derbyshire from 1946 to 1967, for Oxford University from 1948 to 1951, and twice for England in 1951/52.
Doug Walters MBE (born 21 December 1945 in Dungog, New South Wales) is a former Australian cricketer.
Douglas Robert Jardine (1900 – 1958) was a cricketer who played 22 Test matches for England, captaining the side in 15 of those matches between 1931 and 1934.
Louis Rohan Duleep Mendis (born 25 August 1952 in Moratuwa), known as Duleep Mendis, is a former Sri Lankan cricketer and former captain of the team, who captained Sri Lanka to their first Test series victory in 1985.
Erapalli Anantharao Srinivas "E.A.S." Prasanna (born 22 May 1940) is a former Indian cricket player.
Edward James McKenzie Cowan (born 16 June 1982) is a former Australian cricketer.
Eknath Dhondu 'Ekky' Solkar (18 March 1948 – 26 June 2005) was an Indian all-round cricketer who played 27 Tests and seven One Day Internationals for his country.
The England cricket team represents England and Wales (and, until 1992, also Scotland) in international cricket.
The English cricket team toured India between November 2016 and January 2017 playing five Tests, three One Day Internationals (ODIs) and three Twenty20 International (T20I) matches.
ESPNcricinfo (formerly known as Cricinfo or CricInfo) is a sports news website exclusively for the game of cricket.
Farokh Maneksha Engineer (born 25 February 1938) is a former Indian cricketer.
Frederick Ridgway (10 August 1923 – 26 September 2015), known as Fred Ridgway, was an English professional cricketer who played in five Test matches for the England cricket team on the 1951–52 tour of India.
Gautam Gambhir (born 14 October 1981) is an Indian cricketer, who played all formats of the game.
Geoffrey Philip Howarth (born 29 March 1951) is a former New Zealand cricketer and former captain, who remains the only New Zealand captain to have positive win-loss records in both Test cricket and ODI cricket.
Gerry Ethridge Gomez (10 October 1919 – 6 August 1996) was a West Indian cricketer who played 29 Tests for the West Indies between 1939 and 1954, scoring 1,243 runs and taking 58 wickets.
Graeme Malcolm Wood (born 6 November 1956 in East Fremantle, Western Australia) is a former Australian cricketer who played in 59 Tests and 83 ODIs from 1978 to 1989.
Graham Neil Yallop (born 7 October 1952) is a former cricketer who played for Victoria and Australia.
Gundappa Ranganath Viswanath (born 12 February 1949) is a former Indian cricketer.
Augustine Lawrence Logie (born 28 September 1960) is a former West Indies and Trinidad and Tobago cricketer and is currently an international cricket coach.
Harbhajan Singh Plaha (born 3 July 1980 in Jalandhar, Punjab, India), commonly known as Harbhajan Singh or simply Harbhajan, is an Indian international cricketer, who plays all forms of the game cricket.
Harry Elliott (2 November 1891 – 2 February 1976) was an English cricketer who kept wicket for Derbyshire from 1920 to 1947 and for England between 1927 and 1934 and was an international Test umpire.
Ian Ritchie Redpath (born 11 May 1941, Geelong, Victoria) is a former Australian cricketer who played in 66 Tests and 5 ODIs from 1964 to 1976.
Ian David Kenneth Salisbury (born 21 January 1970) is an English former cricketer, one of the few leg-spinners to play Test cricket for England in recent years.
Ijaz Ahmed (Urdu: اعجاز احمد) (born 20 September 1968 in Sialkot) is a retired Pakistani cricketer who played 60 Tests and 250 One Day Internationals for Pakistan over a period from 1986 to 2001.
Imran Ahmad Khan Niazi PP, HI (born 5 October 1952) is the Chairman of Pakistan Movement of Justice and the candidate for the Prime Minister of Pakistan in the upcoming Pakistani general election, 2018.
The India national cricket team, also known as Team India and Men in Blue, is governed by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), and is a full member of the International Cricket Council (ICC) with Test, One Day International (ODI) and Twenty20 International (T20I) status.
The Indian Premier League (IPL), officially Vivo Indian Premier League for sponsorship reasons, is a professional Twenty20 cricket league in India contested during April and May of every year by teams representing Indian cities and some states.
Inzamam-ul-Haq (Punjabi, انضمام الحق; born 3 March 1970), also known as Inzi, is a former Pakistani cricketer, and former captain.He is also regarded as one of the best batsman of the sub-continent He is the leading run scorer for Pakistan in one-day internationals, and the third-highest run scorer for Pakistan in Test cricket.
Irfan Khan Pathan (born 27 October 1984) is an Indian cricketer who plays all formats of the game.
Isobel Mary Helen Cecilia Joyce (born 25 July 1983 in Wicklow, Ireland) is an Irish cricketer.
John David Benbow "Jack" Robertson (22 February 1917 – 12 October 1996) was an English cricketer, who played county cricket for Middlesex, and in eleven Tests for England.
Jacques Kallis (born 16 October 1975) is a former South African cricketer, and, a former Test and ODI captain.
Jacob Timothy "Jake" Ball (born 14 March 1991) is an English cricketer.
James Langridge (10 July 1906 – 10 September 1966) was an English cricketer, who played for Sussex and England.
James Lee Pattinson (born 3 May 1990) is an international Australian cricketer who plays for Victoria, and for Australia.
Jason Neil Gillespie (born 19 April 1975) is a former Australian cricketer who played all three formats of the game.
Javagal Srinath (born 31 August 1969), is a former Indian cricketer and currently an ICC Match Referee.
Peter Jeffrey ("Jeff") Leroy Dujon (born 28 May 1956) is a retired West Indian cricketer and current commentator.
Francis James Cameron, (June 22, 1923 – June 10, 1994) was a cricketer who played in five Tests for the West Indian cricket team in India in 1948-49.
Joseph Edward Root (born 30 December 1990) is an English international cricketer, who is the current captain of the England Test team.
John Douglas Claude Goddard OBE (21 April 1919 – 26 August 1987) was a cricketer who captained the West Indies in 22 of his 27 Tests between 1948 and 1957.
John Kenneth Lever MBE (born 24 February 1949) is an English former international cricketer who played Test and One-Day cricket for England.
John Trim (25 January 1915 – 12 November 1960) was a West Indian cricketer who played in four Tests from 1948 to 1952.
Justin Lee Langer AM (born 21 November 1970) is an Australian former cricketer and the current coach of the Australian national team, having being appointed to the role in May 2018.
Kapil Dev Nikhanj (born 6 January 1959), better known as Kapil Dev, is a former Indian cricketer.
Karsan Devjibhai Ghavri (born 28 February 1951, in Rajkot, Gujarat) is a former Indian cricketer who played in 39 Tests and 19 ODIs from 1974 to 1981.
Keaton Kent Jennings (born 19 June 1992) is an English cricketer who plays for Lancashire and England.
Keith David Boyce (11 October 1943 – 11 October 1996) was a cricketer who played 21 Tests and 8 One Day Internationals for the West Indies between 1971 and 1976.
Kimberley Jennifer "Kim" Garth (born 25 April 1996) is an Irish international cricketer who made her senior debut for the Irish national team in 2010.
Kimberley John Hughes (born 26 January 1954) is a former cricketer who played for Western Australia, Natal and Australia.
Kiran Shankar More (born 4 September 1962) is a former Indian cricketer and wicket-keeper for the Indian cricket team from 1984 to 1993.
Krishnamachari Srikkanth (born 21 December 1959) also known as Kris Srikkanth is a former captain of the Indian cricket team and former chairman of the selection committee.
Bernard Lance Cairns (born 10 October 1949 in Picton, New Zealand) is a former all-rounder who played for the New Zealand cricket team, and is the father of New Zealand cricketer Chris Cairns.
Laura Delany (born 23 December 1992) is an Irish cricketer.
Lawrence Charles Mayne (born 23 January 1942 in Westonia, Western Australia) is a former Australian cricketer who played in six Tests.
Laxman Sivaramakrishnan (born 31 December 1965), popularly known as Siva and LS, is a former Indian cricketer.
Leslie Fletcher Townsend (8 June 1903 – 17 February 1993) was an English cricketer who played for England between 1929 and 1934, for Derbyshire between 1922 and 1939, and also for Auckland in 1934-35 and 1935-36.
In cricket, a five-wicket haul (also known as a "five-for" or "fifer") refers to a bowler taking five or more wickets in a single innings.
Lucy Katherine O'Reilly (born 9 November 1999) is an Irish cricketer.
Muttaiya Annamalai Chidambaram (12 October 1918 – 19 January 2000) was an Indian industrialist and cricket administrator.
Madan Lal Udhouram Sharma (Punjabi ਮਦਨ ਲਾਲ, Hindi मदन लाल and Urdu مدن لال ادی رام شرما) born 20 March 1951) is a former Indian cricketer (1974–1987) and Indian national cricket coach. He was also a member of the World Cup winning India squad of 1983.
Hettiarachige Mahes Goonatilleke (born 16 August 1952, Kegalle) is a former Sri Lankan cricketer, who played five Test matches and six ODIs as wicket-keeper during 1981 and 1982 – being Sri Lanka's first wicketkeeper in Test cricket.
Malcolm Jameson Hilton (2 August 1928 – 8 July 1990) was an English left-arm spin bowler, who played for Lancashire and in four Test matches for England.
Maninder Singh (born 13 June 1965, in Pune, India) is a former international cricket player who represented India in 35 Test matches and 59 One Day Internationals.
Nawab Mansoor Ali Khan, Mansur Ali Khan, or M. A. K. Pataudi (5 January 1941 – 22 September 2011), nicknamed Tiger Pataudi, was an Indian cricketer and former captain of the Indian cricket team.
Mark Gordon Burgess (born 17 July 1944) is a New Zealand former cricketer who captained the New Zealand cricket team from 1978 to 1980.
Mark Edward Waugh AM (born 2 June 1965) is a former Australian international cricketer, who represented Australia in Test matches from early 1991 to late 2002, and made his One Day International debut in 1988.
Matthew Lawrence Hayden AM (born 29 October 1971) is a former Australian international cricketer.
Matthew Scott Wade (born 26 December 1987) is an Australian cricketer, who has represented the Australian national team as wicketkeeper in all three forms of international cricket (Test, One-Day International and Twenty20 International).
Mervyn Dillon also called as Mar Ja Ke Dhillon by Sourabh Kapoor from Amritsar, (born 5 June 1974 in Mission Village, Toco, Trinidad and Tobago), is a former West Indian cricketer.
Michael John Clarke (born 2 April 1981) is a former Australian international cricketer.
Michael Scott Kasprowicz (born 10 February 1972) is a former Australian international cricketer, who played all formats of the game.
Michael Jonathon Slater (born 21 February 1970) is an Australian television presenter and former professional cricketer who played in 74 Tests and 42 ODIs for the Australian cricket team from 1993 to 2001.
John Michael Brearley OBE (born 28 April 1942) is a retired English first-class cricketer who captained Cambridge University, Middlesex, and England.
Mitchell Aaron Starc (born 30 January 1990), is an Australian international cricketer who plays for the Australian national team and New South Wales in domestic cricket.
Moeen Munir Ali (born 18 June 1987) is an English international cricketer.
Mohammad Azharuddin is an Indian politician and former cricketer.
Mohinder Amarnath Bhardwaj (born 24 September 1950) is an Indian former cricketer and current cricket analyst.
Muhammad Moin Khan (محمد معین خان; born 23 September 1971), popularly known as Moin Khan (معین خان), is a former Pakistani cricketer, primarily a wicketkeeper-batsman, who remained a member of the Pakistani national cricket team from 1990 to 2004.
Moises Constantino Henriques (born 1 February 1987) is a Portugal-born Australian professional cricketer who currently plays for the New South Wales, Sydney Sixers and Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Morné Morkel (born 6 October 1984) is a South African cricketer who played all formats of the game for South Africa and currently plays for Surrey in English domestic cricket.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni (commonly known as MS Dhoni; born 7 July 1981) is an Indian international cricketer who captained the Indian national team in limited-overs formats from 2007 to 2016 and in Test cricket from 2008 to 2014.
Mudassar Nazar (Urdu: مدثر نذر) (born 6 April 1956) is a former Pakistani cricketer with a career in Test cricket for Pakistan and in league cricket in Pakistan and England.
Murali Vijay (born 1 April 1984) is an Indian international cricketer who plays as a right-handed opening batsman.
Mohammad Nadeem Khan (محمد ندیم خان; born December 10, 1969, Rawalpindi, Punjab) is a former Pakistani cricketer who played in 2 Tests and 2 ODIs from 1993 to 1999.
Narendra Deepchand Hirwani (born 18 October 1968) is a leg spin bowler who played for India.
Nathan Michael Lyon (born 20 November 1987) is an Australian international cricketer.
Nayan Ramlal Mongia (born 19 December 1969 in Baroda) is a former Indian cricketer.
Syed Nazir Ali (8 June 1906, Jullundur, Punjab – 18 February 1975, Lahore) was a prominent player from the early days of Indian cricket.
Neil Fairbrother (born Neil Harvey Fairbrother, 9 September 1963, Warrington, then Lancashire) is a former English cricketer, named by his mother after her favourite player, the Australian cricketer Neil Harvey.
Neil Douglas McKenzie (born 24 November 1975) is a former South African cricketer, who played all three forms of the game.
The New Zealand national cricket team, nicknamed the Black Caps, played their first Test in 1930 against England in Christchurch, becoming the fifth country to play Test cricket.
Norman Gifford (born 30 March 1940, Ulverston, Lancashire, now part of Cumbria) is a retired English cricketer, who played primarily as a left-arm spinner.
A One Day International (ODI) is a form of limited overs cricket, played between two teams with international status, in which each team faces a fixed number of overs, usually 50.
In the sport of cricket, an over consists of six consecutive balls bowled by a single bowler from one end of a cricket pitch to the batsman at the other end.
Parthiv Ajay Patel (born 9 March 1985) is an Indian cricketer, wicketkeeper-batsman, and a member of the Indian national cricket team.
Patrick Ian Pocock (born 24 September 1946, Bangor, then Caernarvonshire now Gwynedd, Wales) is an English former cricketer, who played in twenty Tests and one ODI for England from 1968 to 1985.
Paul Lee Harris (born 2 November 1978 in Salisbury, Rhodesia) is a former South African cricketer who has played Test cricket as a left-arm orthodox spin bowler for the South African team since 2007.
Paul William Jarvis (born 29 June 1965, Redcar, Yorkshire) is a former English cricketer, who played in nine Tests and sixteen ODIs for England from 1988 to 1993.
Andrew Paul Sheahan AM, KSJ (born 30 September 1946) is a former Australian Test cricketer who played 31 Tests and 3 One Day Internationals as an opening and middle order batsman between 1967 and 1973.
Philip Verant Simmons (born 18 April 1963) is a former West Indian cricketer who was an all-rounder played as an opening batsman, a medium-fast bowler and a slip fielder.
Phillip Joel Hughes (30 November 1988 – 27 November 2014) was an Australian Test and One Day International (ODI) cricketer who played domestic cricket for South Australia and Worcestershire.
In sport of cricket, a Man of the Match or Player of the Match and Player of the Series award is given to the outstanding player, almost always the one who makes the most impact, in a particular match or series.
Rahul Dravid (born 11 January 1973) is a former Indian cricketer and captain, widely regarded as one of the greatest batsmen in the history of cricket.
Rameez Hasan Raja (Urdu) (born 14 August 1962) is a Pakistani former cricketer, who represented Pakistan (sometimes as captain) during the 1980s and the 1990s.
Deshabandu Ranjan Senerath Madugalle (born 22 April 1959, Kandy) is a former Sri Lankan cricketer and a former captain of the Sri Lankan cricket team, who became a match referee in 1993.
Ravindranath Rampaul (born 15 October 1984 in Preysal, Trinidad and Tobago) is a West Indian cricketer.
Joseph Ravindran "Ravi" Ratnayeke (born 2 May 1960), is a former Sri Lankan cricketer and ODI captain, who batted left-handed and bowled right-arm medium pace.
Ravishankar Chamaar Shastri (born 27 May 1962) is an Indian cricket commentator, former player and current head coach of the Indian national cricket team.
Ravindrasinh Anirudhsinh Jadeja (born 6 December 1988), commonly known as Ravindra Jadeja, is an Indian international cricketer.
The result in a game of cricket may be a "win" for one of the two teams playing, a "draw" or a "tie".
Richard John Blakey (born 15 January 1967, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England) is a former English cricketer who played in two Tests and three ODIs from 1992 to 1993.
Sir Richard John Hadlee (born 3 July 1951) is a New Zealand former cricketer, regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers and all-rounders in cricketing history.
Sir Richard Benjamin Richardson, KCN (born 12 January 1962) is a former West Indies cricketer and a former captain of the West Indian cricket team.
Ricky Thomas Ponting, AO (born 19 December 1974), is a former Australian international cricketer, and two-time World Cup winning captain in 2003 and 2007, widely regarded as one of the greatest batsmen of all time.
Robert Julian Christiani (July 19, 1920, Georgetown, British Guiana (now Georgetown, Guyana) – January 4, 2005, Toronto, Canada) was a West Indian cricketer who played in 22 Tests from 1947-48 to 1953-54.
Robin Arnold Smith (born 13 September 1963) is an English former cricketer.
Robyn Allana Lewis (born 21 July 1999) is an Irish international cricketer who made her senior debut for the Irish national team in July 2014, aged 15.
Rodney Malcolm Hogg (born 5 March 1951) is a former Victorian, South Australian and Australian cricketer.
Roger Michael Humphrey Binny (ರೋಜರ್ ಮೈಕೆಲ್ ಹಂಫ್ರೆ ಬಿನ್ನಿ.; born 19 July 1955, Bangalore, Karnataka) is an Indian former cricketer.
Roy Luke Dias (born 18 October 1952 in Colombo), popularly as Roy Dias, is a former Sri Lankan cricketer who played Tests and ODIs for Sri Lanka.
In cricket, a run is running the length of the pitch, and is a basic means of scoring, as the team with the most runs wins.
Ryan O'Neal Hinds (born 17 February 1981) is a West Indian cricketer.
Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar (born 24 April 1973) is a former Indian international cricketer and a former captain of the Indian national team, regarded as one of the greatest batsmen of all time.
Sadiq Mohammad (صادق محمد, born 3 May 1945) is a former Pakistani cricketer and younger brother of the Pakistani batsmen Hanif and Mushtaq.
Saeed Anwar (سعید انور; born 6 September 1968, Karachi) is a former Pakistani cricketer and a former captain for Tests and ODIs.
Saleem Malik (Urdu) (16 April 1963) (also known as Salim Malik) is a former Pakistani cricketer who played between 1981/82 and 1999, at one stage captaining the Pakistani cricket team.
Saleem Yousuf (born 7 December 1959) is a former Pakistani cricketer who played in 32 Tests and 86 ODIs from 1982 to 1990.
Saqlain Mushtaq (Urdu: ثقلین مشتاق) (born 29 December 1976) is a former Pakistani cricketer, who played Tests and ODIs for 9 years in international arena.
Sahibzada Mohammad Shahid Khan Afridi (شاہدافریدی; شاهد اپریدی; born 1980), popularly known as Boom Boom, is a former Pakistani cricketer and former captain of the Pakistan national cricket team.
Shane Keith Warne (born 13 September 1969) is a Australian former international cricketer, and a former ODI captain of the Australian national team.
Shane Robert Watson (born 17 June 1981) is a former Australian international cricketer and a former captain, who played all formats of the game.
Shivlal Nandlal Yadav (born 26 January 1957, Hyderabad, Telangana) is a former Indian cricketer who played in 35 Tests and 7 ODIs from 1979 to 1987.
Shivnarine Chanderpaul (born 16 August 1974) is a Guyanese cricketer and former West Indian international cricketer and captain of the West Indies cricket team.
Shoaib Mohammad (شعیب محمد) (born January 8, 1961, in Karachi, Sindh) is a former Pakistani cricketer who played in 45 Tests and 63 ODIs from 1983 to 1995.
Sikander Bakht (born August 25, 1957 in Karachi, Sindh) is a former international cricketer who played in 26 Tests and 27 ODIs for Pakistan from 1976 to 1989.
Sourav Chandidas Ganguly (born 8 July 1972), affectionately known as Dada (meaning "elder brother" in Bengali), is a former Indian cricketer and captain of the Indian national team, Currently, he is appointed as the President of the Cricket Association of Bengal and President of the Editorial Board with Wisden India.
Srinivasaraghavan Venkataraghavan ((informally Venkat, born 21 April 1945) is a former Indian cricketer. He played Test cricket for the Indian cricket team, and later became an umpire on the elite International Cricket Council Test panel. His Test career was one of the longest for any Indian player. He also played for Derbyshire in English county cricket from 1973 to 1975. A qualified engineer and an alumnus of Chennai's famed College of Engineering, Guindy, he is a recipient of the civilian honour of Padma Shri.
Morris Stanley "Stan" Nichols (6 October 1900 – 26 January 1961) was the leading all-rounder in English cricket for much of the 1930s.
Stephen Rodger Waugh, AO (born 2 June 1965) is a former Australian international cricketer and twin brother of cricketer Mark Waugh.
Stuart Christopher John Broad, MBE (born 24 June 1986) is a cricketer who plays Test and One Day International cricket for England.
Sunil Manohar "Sunny" Gavaskar (born 10 July 1949) is a former Indian international cricketer who played from the early 1970s to late 1980s for the Bombay cricket team and Indian national team.
Sunil Bandacharya Joshi (ಸುನಿಲ್ ಬಂಡಾಚಾರ್ಯ ಜೋಶಿ.; born 6 June 1970) is a former Indian cricketer.
Syed Mujtaba Hussain Kirmani (born 29 December 1949) played cricket for India and Karnataka as a wicket-keeper.
The Tamil Nadu Cricket Team is a domestic cricket team run by Tamil Nadu Cricket Association representing the state of Tamil Nadu, India.
Test cricket is the longest form of the sport of cricket and is considered its highest standard.
The Canberra Times is a daily newspaper, published by Fairfax Media in Canberra.
The Hindu is an Indian daily newspaper, headquartered at Chennai.
The Scotsman is a Scottish compact newspaper and daily news website headquartered in Edinburgh.
Thomas William Graveney OBE (16 June 1927 – 3 November 2015) was an English first-class cricketer, representing his country in 79 Test matches and scoring over 4,800 runs.
Anthony William "Tony" Greig (6 October 194629 December 2012) was an England Test cricket captain turned commentator.
Anthony Robert Lewis CBE (born 6 July 1938) is a former Welsh cricketer, who captained England, became a journalist, went on to become the face of BBC Television cricket coverage in the 1990s, and became president of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC).
A Twenty20 International (T20I) is a form of cricket, played between two of the international members of the International Cricket Council (ICC), in which each team faces twenty overs.
Vijaysingh Madhavji Merchant, real name Vijay Madhavji Thakersey (12 October 1911 – 27 October 1987) was an Indian cricketer.
Vinoo Mankad (12 April 1917 – 21 August 1978), full name Mulvantrai Himmatlal Mankad, was an Indian cricketer who is best known for his world record setting opening partnership of 413 runs, with Pankaj Roy, in 1956, a record that stood for 52 years.
Virat Kohli (born 5 November 1988) is an Indian international cricketer who currently captains the India national team.
Virender Sehwag (born 20 October 1978) is a former Indian cricketer.
Sir Isaac Vivian Alexander Richards, KNH, OBE (born 7 March 1952), known as Viv Richards, is a former Antiguan cricketer, who represented the West Indies at test and international levels.
Waqar Younis Maitla (وقار یونس; born 16 November 1971) is a former Pakistani cricketer and a former Test and ODI captain for Pakistan.
Warren Kenneth Lees, (born 19 March 1952 in Dunedin), is a New Zealand cricketer and coach.
Wasim Akram (وسیم اکرم|; born 3 June 1966) is a former Pakistani first-class cricketer, cricket commentator and television personality.
Wasim Bari (Urdu: وسیم باری) (born 23 March 1948, in Karachi, Sindh) is a former Pakistani cricketer who played in 81 Tests and 51 ODIs from 1967 to 1984.
Wavell Wayne Hinds (born 7 September 1976 in Kingston, Jamaica) is a former West Indian cricketer, who played all formats of the game.
The West Indies cricket team, colloquially known as and (since June 2017) officially branded as the Windies, is a multi-national cricket team representing the Caribbean region and administered by Cricket West Indies.
In the sport of cricket, the wicket is one of the two sets of three stumps and two bails at either end of the pitch.
Winston Walter Davis (born 18 September 1958) is a West Indian former cricketer.
Sir Yadvinder Singh Mahendra Bahadur (17 January 1914 – 17 June 1974) was Maharaja of Patiala from 1938 to 1974.
Yashpal Sharma (born 11 August 1954) is a former Indian cricketer.
Yusuf Pathan (Urdu: یوسف خان پٹھان; Hindi: यूसुफ खान पठान) (born 17 November 1982) is an Indian cricketer.
Yuvraj Singh (born 12 December 1981) is an Indian international cricketer, who plays all forms of the game.
Syed Zaheer Abbas Kirmani (in Punjabi and Urdu: سید ظہیر عباس کرمانی; born 24 July 1947), popularly known as Zaheer Abbas, is a former Pakistani cricketer.
Zaheer Khan (born 7 October 1978) is a former Indian cricketer who played all forms of the game for the Indian national cricket team from 2000 till 2014.
The 1987 Cricket World Cup (officially the Reliance Cup 1987) was the fourth edition of the ICC Cricket World Cup tournament.
The 1997 Pepsi Independence Cup was a quadrangular ODI cricket tournament held in May, 1997 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the independence of India.
The 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup (officially known as ICC Cricket World Cup 2011) was the tenth Cricket World Cup.