conservatism and his team drowned in it on the final day in Sharjah. With no choice but to launch an unrelenting attack, Misbah kept his side in the match long enough, until after a whirl of bludgeoned drives and reverse-sweeps from way outside leg stump, he hit the winning run to complete a frenetic victory...
The cricket match and the concert afterwards are two highly significant incidents in L.P. Hartley's novel, The Go-Between. These events mark the passage of Leo's growth into manhood. At the cricket match Leo changes from being a spectator sitting on the sidelines to taking an active role. He has to deal...
Heroism is essential to sport and cricket is no exception. Boys need players to worship and so their fathers. Film stars are wonderful but all know that their world is fantasy-with players it is different. Their art is real. Today, the line dividing the rigged and the real becoming blurred...
it was supposed that cricket will be only game for rich, sluggish and lazy people. But now-a-days it becomes very popular and interesting game for us. Over 120 countries playing cricket and many people want to be cricket player. In this day and age women are also playing cricket with similar to men....
Cricket, also called the Gentleman's game, is a bat-and-ball team sport that is first documented as being played in southern England in the 16th century. The sport's earliest definite mention was in a 1598 court case which referred to a sport called cricket being played by boys at the Royal Grammar School...
Pakistani civilians, but the victims included some Indian civilians and Indian military personnel guarding the train.
India versus Pakistan cricket rivalry
The bloodshed and hatred created during the partition of India in 1947 had lengthy ramifications. A root cause was the dispute between the...
For example, the cricket game, which Nick and Andy play, is a game that unfolds slowly, where there is ebb and flow, where fortunes change. Their match is cut short by Nick’s less-than-defensive batting, symbolising Nick’s life and his battle with cancer.
As well as through cricket, Watt uses the train...
I remember it all quite well, the summer nights, light breeze in the air, the smell of fresh cut grass. Palm trees rustling, with the crickets singing. Stars! Oh the stars how they shown at night. Crystal clear days, sun out most of the year, with not a cloud in the sky. How I was so lucky to have grown...
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Indian Premier League
The Indian Premier League (often abbreviated as IPL), is a Twenty20 cricket competition initiated by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and supervised by BCCI Vice President Lalit Modi, Chairman & Commissioner for IPL and CEO Sundar Raman. It presently includes...
July 5, 1999
From Bat to Verse
The tough talking captain Steve Waugh used every device to inspire his team to victory. Even poetry.
By Rohit Brijnath
Sleep wouldn't come. Indeed, it hadn't for many days. In Manchester, after the miracle against South Africa, he tossed, he turned...
State of Indian Cricket team
The Indian cricket team is the national cricket team of India. Governed by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), it is a full member of the International Cricket Council (ICC) with Test and One Day International (ODI) status.
Although cricket was introduced to...
talent Billy had earlier described.
In complete contrast to what I have just discussed we move on to the next part of Billy's day, the football match. It's back to normality for Billy as he once again endures the ridicules of peers and teacher's. Here we are presented with Mr Sugden, a character who...
History of Cricket
Early cricket was at some time or another described as "a club striking a ball”. The ancient games of club-ball, stool-ball, trap-ball, stob-ball". Cricket can definitely be traced back to Tudor times in early 16th-century England. Written evidence...
House Cricket Spiritus: An examination of the metabolic rate and respiration patterns in Acheta domesticus
Have you ever seen a snake laying in the road on a hot summer day in Maine and thought to yourself; what a silly place to hang out. Well there is a reason for it. Cellular...
The Cricket Boy
(A Chinese Tale)
A long time ago, cricket fighting caught on in the imperial court, with the emperor leading the fad. A local magistrate in Huayin, who wanted to win the favor of the monarch, tried in every way to get him the best fighting crickets. He...
and the grief of the of the fear of the anticipation of the worst coming true.
March 23, 2007 will be a day that will haunt the mind of Indian cricket lovers for ever. Four years ago, it was on this day that "we" meekly surrendered to the might of the Aussies in the finals of the World Cup. And four...
Composed: ca 1500
by Josquin des Pres
Josquin des Pres was an international celebrity in his time. He was called the "Master of Notes" by Martin Luther. The music publisher who wanted to sell their work would put his name on pieces whether he had written it or not. Josquin...
of West Indies Cricket he argued that West Indies Cricket is now in “the age of Globalization”. Mr. Beckles is a keen cricketer and researcher of cricket history and culture. This essay examines the above statement quoted by Beckles and reinforces his statement on West Indies Cricket and Globalization...
Cricket was first played in southern England in the 16th century. By the end of the 18th century, it had developed into the national sport of England. The expansion of the British Empire led to cricket being played overseas and by the mid-19th century the first international matches were being...
of downfall of Pakistan cricket
Submitted By ; Chemical Engr Adnan Khalid
Submitted to : Prof Suhail Rizvi
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) : is the publicaly...
beautiful locations such as the Caribbean are often places of interest for hosting various cultural and sports events during the calendar year such as cricket series which may bring about a different trend in demand.
2. Identify the various market segments currently served by the hotel. What are the pros...
In anticipation of the FIFA World Cup being held in Brazil in the summer of
2014, Adidas shipped out increased levels of kits and match balls in
November. Following the release of Nike’s new soccer shoe, the
Hypervenom, Adidas will also launch more soccer shoes with the help of FC
CRICKET- A RELIGION IN INDIA
Cricket: It is the word that gives my whole body an adrenaline rush. It is not just a game. It’s a religion. There’s only one religion that I follow, and that’s Cricket. I believe in only one god, that’s Sachin Tendulkar. This Indian is the best and most popular cricketer...
“The Cricket Match”
Samuel Selvon’s short story, “The Cricket Match” explores the subtle racial tensions amongst West Indian immigrants living in England whilst working with English counterparts. Selvon sets his narrative in a tyre factory in Chiswick, England. Most likely, the timeline in which...
Issue Analysis – 3rd Umpire
Technology in Sport
Technology in Sport
How does the 3rd Umpire affect the way we play Cricket?
The 3rd umpire is a person who sits off the cricket field using high technology equipment and computers to make correct decisions regarding a run out, a catch and a stumping...
Who do I acknowledge first and how do I acknowledge the millions of cricket supporters who have
stood by me throughout my career? My simple answer is to dedicate this book to those fans for their
unwavering support and encouragement...
Campaign" Science Iran's first atomic power plant gets ready for activation outside the port city of Bushehr Sports A split innings 12-a-side one-day cricket format to be trailled in Australia's National one-day cup Technology
For any type of guidance for CAT , SNAP , IRMA& XAT , and for more GK supplements...
Cricket is a game played between two teams, generally of 11 members each. In essence, it is single combat, in which an individual batsman does battle against an individual bowler, who has helpers known as fielders. The bowler propels the ball with a straight arm from one end of the 22-yard pitch in an...
Indo-Pak Cricket Diplomacy: An Introspection
By Ravishankar Panda
Indo-Pakistan tour was under pipeline since last two-three years. Last Indo-Pak contest was held in 1989. After that the political differences and Kargil war between two countries ruined not only the cricketing relations...
very important match, a scout from the US is going to observe. With her father’s help she succeeds in participating in the match and she is even offered a football scholarship at an American university. Her father allows her to go to America, because he is reminded of his discontinued cricket career. While...
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of 11 players each on a field at the centre of which is a rectangular 22-yard long pitch. Each team takes its turn to bat, attempting to score runs, while the other team fields. Each turn is known as an innings.
The bowler delivers the...
Baseball vs Cricket
Baseball and Cricket are two well-known members of the "bat and ball" family of games. While the basic principle is the same, the two games differ in their rules, terminology, playing equipment, number of players, field size etc.
The basic principle for the two is...
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of 11 players on a field at the centre of which is a rectangular 22-yard long pitch. Each team takes it in turn to bat, attempting to score runs, while the other team fields. Each turn is known as an innings.The bowler delivers the ball to the batsman...
explosive on the cricket field and just as reticent off it. He was barely fifteen years old when he first wrote his name into the record books with a stupendous 664-run partnership with his childhood friend Vinod Kambli. Two year later, he struck his first century in first-class cricket. At eighteen, he...
His wife had made his favorite dish. He felt like a prisoner about to be hanged having his last meal of choice. His sons were forcing him to play cricket with them and before he left the house to face his destiny, his only daughter asked him for a doll. How were they to know that he was never coming...
Once He was watching a match and asked when it would be over, and someone told him it would continue the next day for the entire day and he said ‘By the time I could have conquered three countries and after that he banned that game in Germany . My dear classmates and professor the game i am talking...
Cricket has ruled the hearts of people all over the world. Where there is cricket, Presidents, Prime minister and tycoons, all turn into fans. Even the newspapers and news channels can no longer remain aloof from this fact and have accepted cricket as an integral part of there process.
Details, service Details and Catalogue.
The Project involves designing and implementing the customer’s detail and upgrading the database instantly to match the market. It has a catalogue which depicts the technical know how about the car. Project as a Price form where in a customer can check price list...
some examples such as the English Premier League- about 25 years ago; its main teams were involved in a nasty and forgettable European Champions Cup match that led to the banning of English teams for 2 seasons. This was a trying time for the League which was among the top fledging Leagues in Europe.
Target Score in an Interrupted Match.
The Professional Edition of the Duckworth/Lewis shall be used in all matches. If any match is suspended after it has started such that the number of overs available to be faced by either side is reduced from that determined when the match started, the revised target...
better player? Back in 2006 I answered that question with a post about the best way to run to cricket success. To summarise my stance then (and now): I love interval running for the following reasons:
It's cricket specific because it reflects the stop-start nature of the game.
You can the same fitness...
Pakistan were disputing. Now it has happened to them in broad daylight, repetition of the same story. People are saying this is the end of international cricket in Pakistan and some may even gloat in that possibility.
But Gandhigiri points another way. Recall that when 26/11 happened Pakistan's President...
idealism and dream started when he was a young boy in Trinidad who desperately wanted to play cricket. Despite his father’s strong objection toward cricket, Chuck continued to dream of opening his own cricket field. When he moved to America, Chuck was determined to achieve his dream. He believed “negativity...
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WORLD WITHOUT CASTE-NA KOI JAAT PAAT, NA KOI BHED BHAAV
TALK FOR INDIA CAMPAIGN
IDEA OONGLI CRICKET
MARKETING STRATEGE IDEA
1-jodi kamak ki- idea launches a programme on star plus JODI KAMAAL KI in which they advertise their product through serial...
Bowler Shaun Pollock bowls to batsman Michael Hussey. The paler strip is the cricket pitch. The two sets of three wooden stumps on the pitch are the wickets. The two white lines are the creases.
A traditional cricket ball. The white stitching is known as the seam.
As one-day games are often played...
on the website. The winner with the best story as voted by internet fraternity receives a rare reward- free kick session with David Beckham, tennis match with Justine Henin Hardenne and a swimming lesson with Aussie ace Ian Thorpe. b. In game advertising: With Massive, the in game advertising agency,...
IPL IS EVERYTHING BUT CRICKET
The IPL is called the fantastic phenomenon of the decade . It has, from its inception generated a sizable amount of excitement . But IPL is all moolah and hardly any game . It is an entirely new and novel...
the McGrath foundation in honor of his wife and for those who suffer from breast and bone cancer.
At a very young age, Glenn was passionate about cricket. Growing up on a farm in rural New South Wales we were often pushed by our parents to our limits. It was truly hard times. We were boys doing men’s...
our mind activity is involved very much. On other hand, sports are those activities which make us bodily and physically strong such as football, cricket, swimming and running. Importance of games and sports is numerous. They develop the personality, make us mentally and physically strong, it also develop...
A Devoted Son: Anita Desai
6. What Men Live By: Leo Tolstoy
7. Talking of Space: Report on Planet Three:
Arthur C. Clarke
8. A Village Cricket Match: A. G. Macdonell
9. The Fortune-Teller: Karel Capek
10. Dr. Heidegger’s Experiment: Nathaniel
11. Third Thought: E. V. Lucas
Sachin Tendulkar: A great human being more than a great player
26th December 2004, there was the second one day match Between Bangladesh and India. The match was just about to start. A boy aged most probably ten was walking around the pavilion of Bangabandhu national stadium in Dhaka....
History of Twenty20
Twenty20 cricket, often referred to as the “short game” involves each team only playing a single innings, batting each for a maximum of 20 overs. The timespan of a typical Twenty20 game is just under 3 hours, each innings therefore lasting 75 mins, and this brings the game...
menacing dances of women
Destroying the aristocracy of Cricket
Cricket history is in fact particularly murky and vogue as to the exact origins of the game. It is believed to have been born in England in the late middle ages.
The name “Cricket” derives from the word “Creckett”. This game born in...
The game of cricket, played at a leisurely pace then at the Test and county level, was on verge of going through a transition with the introduction of limited-over’s games at the county level. Just about then, the first ever One-day International was played between England and Australia at the MCG in...
CRICKET HAS become the most powerful force in sports as well as entertainment domain in India. Although cricket does not enjoy the official status of being the national sport in India, it commands much more excitement and a greater fan following than the other sports including the national sport, Hockey...
Mathew 19, Manoj Abraham 12). HT: 51-31.
Jacob Martin of Railways being bowled by Maharashtra's Iqbal Siddiqui in the Ranji Trophy limited-overs cricket match in Chennai on Saturday.
CHENNAI MARCH 1. A sense of apprehension enveloped the Maharashtra camp when skipper Hrishikesh Kanitkar tossed the...
Prepare a project by taking help of bar graph, linear graph, ogive and frequency polygon graph to show the performance of both teams of any cricket match (or any other match of your choice containing two teams only)
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of muscles and the 90 minutes the match lasts, Flexibility
25% need to be able to run and move about quickly, Body composition
10% low level so you are able to run in the match without getting
tired, aerobic endurance 30% because the long period of time a match
There are concerns in the cricket fraternity that Cricket South Africa's new quota system at franchise level, could affect the quality of competition.
The new rules which were implemented this season require that teams field six players of colour per game.
And according to the South...