Ball Tempering in Cricket: Punishments for Involving in Major Ball Tampering Incidents

Australian players recently found to involve in a ball tampering incident. Smith and Warner have been banned for one year while Bancroft banned for nine months by Cricket Australia; Lehman has resigned as a coach also. Media and Social Media are acting like this is an unreal event, but is it? Ball tampering is not a new incident in Cricket. It happened lots of time before. There might be controversy

Summary of ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifying Tournament: Fairy Tale of Afghanistan, Nightmare of Zimbabwe

Back in 2015, ICC declared in 2019 it would be a ten teams’ world cup tournament. 8 of these 10, would be selected directly from the ICC Cricket Ranking table whereas remaining two would be selected from a qualifying tournament. Logic behind this system was to make Cricket World Cup more exciting and competitive. However, it created such controversy. The protest basically came from lower end teams. These teams usually

Nidahas Trophy 2018: A Summary of the Tournament

Bangladesh and India joined in Sri Lanka in a tri-nation T20 tournament. Sri Lanka started the series just after winning another Tri-nation in Bangladesh. On the hand, Bangladesh came to join in Nidahas Trophy with the broken minded team. They lost the tri-nation tournament, T20 series and test series in a just previous month. Not only that their Captain Shakib Al Hasan, also missed the first phase of the tournament