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Ross Taylor becomes first cricketer to play 100 matches in all three formats

Veteran Cricketer of the New Zealand Team, Ross Taylor recently created history by becoming the first cricketer to play 100 matches in all three formats of the game- Test, ODI, T20 I. He achieved this feat during the first test match against India in Wellington. The 35-year-old batsman played his 100th T20 International against India ..

Pragyan Ojha to retire from international and first-class cricket.

Veteran Indian cricketer Pragyan Ojha recently announced his retirement from international and first-class cricket. The 33-year-old left-arm spinner played 24 Tests between 2009 and 2013 and grabbed a total of 113 wickets. He last played for India in 2013, against the West Indies in Mumbai. He had also played ODIs and T20 Internationals, representing India.

In which year first women’s cricket world cup was held?

The first International women’s world cup was held in 1973. Total seven teams participated in it. In the first women’s world cup, England team won the final against Australia. Till 2017, eleven world cups played in women’s cricket and Australian women’s cricket team stands in first place by winning world cup for six times.

Which countries played first T20 international match?

On 17th February 2005 at Auckland, Australia and New zealand played first ever Twenty-Twenty International cricket match. The match was won by Australia by 44 runs. Australia scored 214 runs while New zealand scored 170 runs First ODI was played between England and Australia in 1971

Who is the first women to score 6000 runs in One Day International?

Indian women’s cricket team captain Mithali Raj is the first women to score 6000 runs in One Day International Cricket and also highest runs in Women Cricket. She surpassed England player Charlotte Edwards, who has scored 5992 runs in 191 matches. She achieved both these records during ICC Women’s World Cup match against Australia in ..

Which bowler has the record of highest number of hat-tricks in One day international cricket (ODI cricket)?

In Cricket, when bowler takes three wickets in three consecutive deliveries then it is known as hat-trick. Lasith Malinga from Sri Lanka with three hat-tricks in ODIs has the record of highest number of hat-tricks in ODI cricket. He took hat-trick against South Africa in 2007, Kenya in 2011 and Australia in 2011 He is ..

Which is the only country to win world cup in 50 overs, 60 overs and 20 overs formats in the history of Cricket?

India is the only country to win World cup in 50 overs and 60 overs format in One Day International Cricket. In 1983 India won World cup against West Indies in 60 overs category and in 2011 it won against Sri Lanka in 50 overs format. Previously One Day Internationals in Cricket was played for ..