Tag: On this day

On 31st January 2016, in a thrilling encounter India defeated Australia by 7 wickets at Sydney Cricket Ground to seal the T20I series by 3-0. With this win, Team India also became the first nation to whitewash Australia in...

On 31st October in 2005, Mahendra Singh Dhoni played one of the most memorable knocks of his ODI career. In an ODI which was played at Jaipur, the Ranchi-born cricketer slammed his second ODI century. He scored an unbeaten 183...

On 9th September 1994, batting legend Sachin Tendulkar scored his first ODI century. He made 110 runs off 130 balls against Australia at Colombo. It took Sachin 78 matches to register his first hundred in ODI's, but after that the...

On 1st September 2015, India defeated Sri Lanka on their home soil by 2-1 in Test Series. It was Team India's first series win in Sri Lanka since 1993. It was also skipper Virat Kohli's first series win...
On 31st August 2011, the duo of Rahul Dravid and Ajinkya Rahane made their debut in T20 International during a match against England which was played at Manchester. Dravid smashed 3 sixes in his cameo innings of 32 runs...
On 23rd August 2002, the Trimurti of Indian cricket, Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid scored their Test hundreds in the same innings. It's the first and the only instance when these three completed their hundreds on the...
On 2nd August 2001, Virender Sehwag announced his arrival in International cricket with a flamboyant knock of 100 runs off just 70 balls against New Zealand. It was also Sehwag's maiden hundred in ODI's.
On 30th July 2005, Team India's veteran batsman Suresh Raina made his International debut during an ODI match against Sri Lanka at Dambulla. Though Raina failed to score with the bat in the debut game but he showed his...
On 29th July 2010, Suresh Raina became the 12th Indian batsman to score a Test century on debut with a fluent 120-run knock on the fourth day of the second test cricket match against Sri Lanka in Colombo. Raina got...