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How Will the Introduction of Technology in Cricket Change Its Broadcasting?

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  Life in the 21 st century is dotted by new technological advancements which have altered the way we live our daily lives. From the way we run our errands and do house chores to how we coordinate at work and even the way we socialize; everything has been transformed into an entirely new light with technology. The world of sports hasn’t been far behind in incorporating these technological features to improve the viewer experience.Cricket has been exceptionally up-to-date with new features and devices meant to improve broadcasting and increase the fairness of the game by helping umpires make more informed decisions. The days of greyscale telecasting and helmets without proper grills are far behind us; instead, the cricket experience has been highly elevated for the players and viewers both. With the gentleman’s game gaining more and more popularity each year, there has been a need to improve broadcasting and ensure matches can be televised across the globe. In 2019’s ICC World Cu

Jos Butler’s Performance in IPL 2020

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  Jos Buttler is one of the most talented players of England’s cricket team. He has won a lot of praise and adoration from fans due to his stellar performances. The wicket keeper and batsman is also currently the vice captain of the cricket team. He has represented England in many matches, such as in Twenty20 International and the cricket world cup. He has led the team to victory numerous times. Under his leadership, the cricket squad won the 2019 Cricket World Cup and became champions for the first time in their history. Jos recently participated in the Indian Premier League (IPL). If you want to know more about his performance, keep reading. Jos Buttler, COVID-19 and Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 When the pandemic started, IPL was suspended indefinitely to prevent contagion and due to lockdown orders. Jos Buttler and other cricket players were gutted due to the suspension. In a BBC podcast, Buttler said that he was desperate to be part of the 13 th IPL, which was set to

Introducing 2021 County Cricket in a New Format – How Will it Work?

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  The COVID pandemic has led to some drastic changes in the sports world. Most events can no longer be attended in-person and players need to stay isolated throughout their tournaments. From postponements to cancellations, to winners being decided on the basis of percentages and calculations from previous matches, the cricket world is no longer a stranger to the impact of corona. Recently, it was announced that County Cricket would be restricted and played in a new format for 2021. These changes have been made keeping coronavirus restrictions in mind, as well as taking into account the financial importance of holding such matches. Here are some of the elements of the new format for county cricket. Restructured County Cricket It has been discussed that while county cricket will take place next year, it is going to be in a conference system. It will also have a Bob Willis Trophy final when the season comes to an end. Additionally, the new format will have three groups of six team

England Eyeing Two Test Series if World Test Championship Final Gets Postponed

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Many complications have arisen in the cricket world ever since the onset of the pandemic. While we have witnessed changes in almost every arena of life—from our work life to our personal lives—these changes have also spread to our world of entertainment and sports. The World Test Championship (WTC) has always had its fair share of complications even before the pandemic. There are many different teams and each team plays a differing number of overall test matches. Adding to this, many sides do not have matches against all sides, which makes deciding points and figuring out the winning teams confusing and time consuming. Now, with the possibility that the WTC may not happen this year—which is not surprising given that numerous tournaments and large events have been cancelled or postponed this year—some teams, such as England’s team, is considering having a two test series. If the WTC final gets postponed, England is contemplating having a two test series instead. Several considerations

ICC Test Ranking

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Position Player Rating 1     – Steven Smith AUSTRALIA 911 2     – Virat Kohli INDIA 886 3     – Marnus Labuschagne AUSTRALIA 827 4     – Kane Williamson NEW ZEALAND 812 5     – Babar Azam PAKISTAN 797 6     – David Warner AUSTRALIA 793 7     – Cheteshwar Pujara INDIA 766 8     – Ben Stokes ENGLAND 760 9     – Joe Root ENGLAND 738 10     – Ajinkya Rahane INDIA 726

Highest run scorer in PSL 2020

PSL 2020 Leading Run Scorers (Most Sixes & Fours)   Rank Cricketers Runs Balls Matches 4’s 6’s 100 50 Avg 1 Babar Azam 345 279 10 43 3 0 3 50.55 2 C Lynn 284 158 8 32 16 1 2 40.25 3 Luke Ronchi 266 170 8 31 9 0 2 33.34 4 BR Dunk 266 151 8 16 23 0 2 64.55 5 Shadab Khan   263 165 9 16 15 0 3 47.40 6 Shan Masood 253 197 9 29 2 0 1 43.25 7 Kamran Akmal 251 155 7 31 10 1 0 33.85 8 C Munro 248 168 8 18 15 0 3 37.16 9 Shane Watson 247 157 9 26 16 0 2 27.00 10 Fakher Zaman 246 185 10 27 8 0 3 27.50 11 Shoaib Malik 239 153 7 26 6 0 3 45.55 12 Alex Hales 239 153 6 20 12 0 2 46.55 13 Haider Ali 239 151 8 20 14 0 1 43.55 14 Jason Roy 233 194 8 25 5 0 2 30.85 15 Sohail Akhtar 236 192 10 21 9 0 2 36.16 16 Mohammad Hafeez 217 178 10 17 9 0 1 43.50 17 Colin Ingram 206 137 9 16 8 0 1 37.32 18 Sharjeel Khan 199 136 8 16 16 0 2 30.20 19 RR Rossouw  189 121 7 20 8 1 2 63.00 20 CS Delport 178 147 8 13 7 0 2 26.00 21 Khush Dilshah 176 119 9 10 10 0 1 27.00 22 Zeeshan Ashraf 169 127 9 18 5 0 1 33.50 23 J