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What is the significance of Ashes Series?

The Ashes Series stands for one of the cricket’s highest trophies. The term got birth after England was defeated by Australia on English soil on August 29, 1882. The following day “Sporting Times” supported a mock obituary of English cricket which stated that the body of English cricket will be cremated and the ashes will […]

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Which cricketer scored most number of double centuries in test cricket?

Australian  cricketer Don Bradman has the record of scoring most number of double centuries in test cricket. In his entire career he scored 12 double centuries. Sri Lankan player Kumar Sangarkara stands in second place with 11 double centuries. Brian Lara of West Indies stands in third with 9 double centuries.

Which is the largest cricket stadium in the world?

Melbourne cricket ground popularly known as MCC which is in Australia is the largest cricket ground in the world. It has the seating capacity of 100,024. Eden Gardens of Kolkata which is in India stands in second place with the seating capacity of 76,000.

What are interesting facts about the West Coast Eagles?

West Coast Eagles is a professional Australian Rules football club. It is based in Perth Australia and plays Australian Football League (AFL). Here are some interesting facts about West Coast Eagles: West Coast Eagle is one of the two Australian Football League clubs of Western Australia. Other one is Fremantle Football Club. It was established in 1986 and it […]

Which Cricketer took first hatrick in T20 International cricket?

In 2007 Australian fast bowler Brett Lee became the first bowler to take first ever hat-trick in Twenty-Twenty International Cricket. He achieved this feat in T20 match against Bangladesh by dismissing Shakib Al Hasan, Mashrafe Mortaza and Alok Kapil consecutively.

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