Latest Cricket News Updates https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com Latest news from 2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com (c)2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com en-gb Sat 31 Jul 2021 The Perfect Start: Batsmen who scored hundreds on ODI debut https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/1JZFI7wea1_drh-sevawcirc/the-perfect-start-batsmen-who-scored-hundreds-on-odi-debut.html Indian batsman Lokesh Rahul created history on a lazy Saturday, becoming the first Indian to hit a century on his one day debut. Rahul hit and six and finished up on exactly 100 from 115 balls as India beat Zimbabwe by nine wickets in the first ODI Banning bouncers not the solution to make cricket safe https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/f54TcvBIWr_drh-sevawcirc/banning-bouncers-not-the-solution-to-make-cricket-safe.html In the wake of Phillip Hughes' untimely death, some expert opinions have cropped up, stating bouncers should be banned from the game to make the sport safer, so that tragic incidents like the one that occurred with Hughes are reduced Hughes tragedy: Decision to postpone Brisbane Test is understandable https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/TtubGmUUdj_drh-sevawcirc/hughes-tragedy-decision-to-postpone-brisbane-test-is-understandable.html It's official. The Brisbane Test, which was supposed to get underway on December 4, will not go ahead as scheduled in the wake of Phillip Hughes' untimely death. While the decision has met with mixed response Safety equipment must be reviewed, but too early to call cricket unsafe https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/GOgpbBKNHX_drh-sevawcirc/safety-equipment-must-be-reviewed-but-too-early-to-call-cricket-unsafe.html In the wake of Phillip Hughes' death due to a bouncer on Thursday, safety concerns over the wellbeing of cricketers while out in the middle are being questioned. The 25-year-old Australian died in spite of wearing a helmet Tragic end: Cricketers who died when they were young https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/PpkTc1nsO3_drh-sevawcirc/tragic-end-cricketers-who-died-when-they-were-young.html The death of Australian cricketer Phil Hughes, just days before his 26th birthday, has sent shockwaves throughout the entire cricketing fraternity. Australian Cricketer Phillip Hughes passes away at 25 age https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/5QIU7i0zOA_drh-sevawcirc/australian-cricketer-phillip-hughes-passes-away-at-25-age.html The Australia Test batsman Phil Hughes passed away after suffering a severe head injury In focus: Batsmen who have taken nasty blows https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/PBiyr1xIws_drh-sevawcirc/in-focus-batsmen-who-have-taken-nasty-blows.html Australian Test hopeful, who was in contention for a place in the Brisbane Test, in case skipper Michael Clarke does not recover in time from injury Rohit, Kohli and Dhawan fire India to monumental run chase https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/YHmUH4lahV_drh-sevawcirc/rohit-kohli-and-dhawan-fire-india-to-monumental-run-chase.html India pulled off the second highest run chase ever in ODI history when they defeated Australia in the Second ODI at Jaipur. Needing 360 to win, India got to the monumental target with 39 balls to spare losing just the one wicket to level the 7-match series 1-1.