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Patrick Patterson: The story of an Unquiet Mind 76 Shares

The most fearsome of Caribbean pacers disappeared into oblivion in the 1990s. Patrick Patterson is still around, though he does not quite remember the man he was, or his bowling spells which went down in history. But he is grateful for the dogged fan who travelled half-way around the world to his door — to hear his story.


sachin tendulkar
"Congratulations, @BCCIWomen on winning the T20I series. A phenomenal way to bring an end to the tour. Great bowling by the @…"

Test cricket has 'a lot to worry about' - Morgan - ESPNcricinfo

Eoin Morgan, England's limited-overs captain, believes the time has passed to do something significant to secure the future of Test cricket

sachin tendulkar
"A fantastic knock of 44 in just 34 balls and a stunning catch at deep mid-wicket by the youngster, #JemimahRodrigues. Hope t…"

Steven Smith to lead Rajasthan Royals - ESPNcricinfo

The Australia captain enjoyed a successful season in charge of Rising Pune Supergiant in 2017

"147 balls. 25 fours. 3 sixes. 200 not out! " 03 hrs ago

India's Aruna Reddy scripts history, bags bronze at Gymnastics WC

Melbourne [Australia], Feb 24 (ANI): Aruna Budda Reddy scripted history at the ongoing Gymnastics World Cup on Saturday in Melbourne when she became the first Indian gymnast to bag an individual medal in the tournament.

Harsha Bhogle
"This series win, in both odis and T20 games should give such a big boost to women's cricket. Hope a young girl was inspired today" 06 hrs ago

India vs South Africa: MS Dhoni One Short Of Completing Half-Century Of Catches In T20Is

Mahendra Singh Dhoni has broken many records in his sparkling career and now he is ready to add one more to his illustrious cap.

Graeme Smith
"India have been a terrific on this tour, played wonderful cricket and have won over a lot of South Africans with the way…" 06 hrs ago

Steven Smith named Rajasthan Royals captain |

Smith had led RPS to the final of IPL 2017, where his team finished second best to Mumbai Indians

"Q: Who scored the first ever ODI double century? A: The Superman from India - @sachin_rt #OnThisDay #CricketMeriJaan https:/…"

சச்சின், தோனிக்கு வரலாற்றில் முக்கியமான நாள் இன்று..!

சச்சின் டெண்டுல்கர், மகேந்திர சிங் தோனி இருவருக்கும் முக்கியமான நாள் இன்று. 

"#OnThisDay 8 years back @sachin_rt created yet another record. The first double hundred in an ODI. #MasterBlaster #100…" 03 hrs ago

Asif sparkles on debut as Peshawar wallop Islamabad |

Earlier, Kamran Akmal's quickfire fifty helped Peshawar post 176 in their 20 overs

Raj Kumar dass
"#RahulGandhiQuotes अगर मोक्ष पाना है ,ओर सभी पाप कर्मो से मुक्ति पानी है, तो #Guru_Gyaan ko Samjho Must watch:- Ishwar T…" 06 hrs ago

Ben Stokes: England all-rounder set to return for ODI against New Zealand - BBC Sport

Ben Stokes is set to return to the England team for Sunday's one-day international against New Zealand after a five-month absence.

"Double Hundred ! #OnThisDay in 2010, @sachin_rt became the First Man to score a Double Hundred in ODI Cricket - 200* v…" 07 hrs ago

Steve Smith named Rajasthan Royals captain |

Smith had led RPS to the final of IPL 2017, where his team finished second best to Mumbai Indians

Bleed DHONIsm
"Most Runs By An Indian Batsman In T20I Since 2016 MSDhoni - 327* Runs (Average - 46.72) Kohli - 326 Runs, Avg - 32.6 Rohit -…" 04 hrs ago

India vs South Africa, 3rd T20I: Virat Kohli Misses Out Due To Stiff Back

India captain Virat Kohli was not a part of the playing eleven in the third and final T20I of the series against South Africa.

Bleed DHONIsm
"Highest Strike Rate By An Indian Batsman In T20I Since 2014 MSDhoni - 144.10 (Average - 47.14) Kohli - 140.44 Rohit - 140.24…"
Hamid Mir
"We are away from Pakistani politics for few days @Kashifabbasiary watching and enjoying Cricket in sports dress https://t.…"

Suresh Raina grateful to Virat Kohli for giving up his No 3 batting slot

Suresh Raina, who batted at No. 3 in the first two T20s against South Africa, feels with Virat Kohli, Manish Pandey and MS Dhoni to bat after him, he can afford to be aggressive.
"24 has always been God's lucky number. He was born on 24. 30 years back this day, He stitched together 664 with @vinodkambli…" 04 hrs ago

How Hindi and Tamil are taking over cricket commentary in India

English has traditionally been the language of cricket commentary in India, but that is fast changing.

Mohandas Menon
"Today in 1988 at Sassanian Ground, in Bombay, Vinod Kambli (16 yrs, 349*) & Sachin Tendulkar (14 yrs, 326*) put on 664*…" 06 hrs ago

England have a pretty balanced side with many all-rounders in the order: Kane Williamson - CricTracker

The visiting England side led by Eoin Morgan would be taking on the host Kiwi side led by their skipper Kane Williamson in the first ODI of the five-match..

Salman Nizami
"Dear @virendersehwag - no need to stoke hatred against a religious minority to hide your double standards. Weren’t you p…"

Priya Prakash Varrier meets Sachin Tendulkar

With the Master Blaster, she captioned her picture

Sourav Ganguly
"Saw this pic in a Bengali daily ..criticising ..they don’t even know that this is done to protect mat against spikes b…" 03 hrs ago

Uthappa eyes runs and law of averages in Vijay Hazare semis

The senior batsman hopes to come good against the unbeaten Andhra side in the second semifinal of the Vijay Hazare trophy

Saj Sadiq
"Most economical 4 over spells in the Pakistan Super League: Mohammad Nawaz 4-1-4-2 (today) Shahid Afridi 4-1-7-5 (2016)…"

Starc bags four as Australians wrap up five-wicket win - ESPNcricinfo

As in the first innings, there were plenty of starts for the Australian batsmen in their chase of 140, but Peter Handscomb fell for another low score

"Lahore qalandars akele cricket khelegi tab bhi haaregi" 03 hrs ago

Henriques century puts NSW in strong position |

Elsewhere, Victoria let slip a strong position against WA on a batting paradise at the WACA on day one

Aakash Chopra
"Let me confess...I never thought that Rohit will have this kind of scores in white ball cricket in South Africa. Much be…" 12 hrs ago

Klaasen, Mulder named for first two Tests versus Australia

AB de Villiers, Faf du Plessis and Quinton de Kock return to the South African set-up

Namrata Neeraj Daas
"#SaturdayMotivation पूर्ण #गुरू_का_ज्ञान से ही पता चलता है कि मनुष्य जीवन बहुत ही अनमोल है। गुरू बिन वेद पढ़े जो प्रा…" 04 hrs ago

Virat Kohli, after 871 runs from 11 matches, misses SA tour finale with stiff back

Virat Kohli was ruled out of the third and final T20I against South Africa due to a stiff back.

Harbhajan Singh
"Reached Brooklyn match point with @anilkumble1074 #hotstar #cricfest @Hotstarusa excited ! Looking forward to meet all…"

Umaid Asif's four-for leads Peshawar to big win - ESPNcricinfo

The 33-year-old fast bowler, on PSL debut, carved open the heart of Islamabad's batting and led Peshawar's defence of 176

Bleed DHONIsm
"MSDhoni's T20 International Performance Since 2014 Innings - 37 Runs - 660 #Average - 47.14 #StrikeRate - 144.10 H Score -…"

India Vs South Africa: Need To Finish Tour On Good Note, Feels Suresh Raina - Sportswallah

India have had an excellent tour of South Africa so far and will be keen on finishing it with a T20I series win.

sachin tendulkar
"Another barrier broken... Another feat achieved... it's the DAUGHTER of INDIA again" 11 hrs ago

Wasim Akram terms PSL one of the biggest cricket brands | -

Akram credited the entire Multan Sultans team for the successive wins in the PSL 2018

Sir Javed Miandad
"Har galli ki cricket team mein eik aesa thulla player hota hai jo na match situation dekhta hai na bowler na pitch. Buss aa…" 03 hrs ago

Repeat clinical act hands India women emphatic T20I series win

Mithali Raj, Jemimah Rodrigues along with the bowlers delivered a 54-run win in the fifth T20I to win the series 3-1 against South Africa Women

Virat Kohli
"ICC Will Present The Test Championship Mace To Indian Captain @imVkohli At The Newlands Stadium in Cape Town Today! https://…" 03 hrs ago

इन दो वजह से राजस्थान रॉयल्स ने बनाया स्टीव स्मिथ को कप्तान

आईपीएल 2017 में पुणे सुपर जाएंट्स को फाइनल तक का सफ़र तय करवाने में ऑस्ट्रेलियाई कप्तान स्टीवन स्मिथ का खासा रोल रहा.

Virat Kohli¹?
"What a series for the greatest. MOST runs by any captain on an AWAY tour (871) Leading from the front Captain, Leader, Le…" 03 hrs ago

The Cricket Daily

A selection of articles, blog posts, videos and photos recommended by Basit A. Farooq

Bleed DHONIsm
"Highest Average Batting As A No6 Position In T20I MSDhoni - 36.13 Miller - 30.85 Behardien - 28.38 Mahmudullah - 26.33 Butt…"
Star Sports India
"Several followed, but it all began with a certain @sachin_rt! #OnThisDay against " © 2018