Allrounder

  • Imran best allrounder of my era, says Hadlee August 18, 2013

    Bangalore: Former New Zealand allrounder Sir Richard Hadlee has voted Pakistan's Imran Khan as the best allrounder of his era, calling him a complete package in the celebrated '80s quartet, which included himself, Kapil Dev and Ian Botham. "If I was asked to pick who was the better of the four...
  • New Zealand allrounder Nathan McCullum joins Glamorgan June 16, 2013

    Cardiff: New Zealand allrounder Nathan McCullum is to play for Glamorgan in this year's English domestic Twenty20 competition. The 32yearold offspinner is currently playing for New Zealand in the Champions Trophy and was included in the Black Caps side due to play England in a Group A match at...
  • Pakistan allrounder Shahid Afridi eyes 2015 World Cup April 14, 2013

    Karachi: Veteran allrounder Shahid Afridi said Thursday he is targeting the 2015 World Cup after returning to the Pakistan side, but vowed to quit if he became a burden on the team. The 33yearold was left out of the squad for the oneday series against India in December before staging a...
  • Tony Greig one of the best allrounders: Srikkanth December 30, 2012

    CNNIBN's cricket experts pay tributes to former England allrounder Tony Greig, who passed away at the age of 66 on Saturday. ...
  • Botham, Hussain pay tributes to Tony Greig December 29, 2012

    London: Former England captains Ian Botham and Nasser Hussain have led the tributes to their late predecessor Tony Greig, who died on Saturday at the age of 66. The South Africaborn Greig, a swashbuckling middleorder batsman and mediumfast bowler, passed away at his home in Sydney, two months after being...
  • Flintoff begins boxing career with a win December 1, 2012

    Manchester: Former England cricketer Andrew Flintoff began his boxing career with a narrow victory over Richard Dawson on Friday night after being knocked down by the American. Flintoff, trained by former Irish boxer Barry McGuigan, took the fourround heavyweight bout by a 3938 margin. Flintoff recovered after being knocked down early in...
  • Politics has been Pakistan's bane: Mahmood August 28, 2012

    Colombo: Former Pakistan allrounder Azhar Mahmood, who is now a British citizen, believes Pakistan cricket is all about politics. "It's more about politics rather than administrators thinking about the game's benefit. There is no consistent selection policy and there will be chopping and changing of players now and then. Obviously, this...
  • No Jadeja, Yusuf hints at selectors' faith July 4, 2012

    Seconds after a muchanticipated tweet was generated from the corridors of the BCCI headquarters in Mumbai on Wednesday, there was something unusual about the latest 15man outfit the absence of what we've been accustomed to term an 'allrounder'. Asked about this anomaly of sorts a while later, the chairman...
  • I am living my dream, says Rajasthan's Cooper April 10, 2012

    Mumbai: Trinidad and Togabo allrounder Kevon Cooper, who has become a sensation in IPL 5, said he was living his dream by participating in the Twenty20 cricketing extravaganza. "I am just enjoying IPL 5. It is a dream for me to play in IPL. Couple of years back I was...