How Cricket forget today’s the day!

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Monday, April 18th, 2016 | 0

How Cricket forget today's the day

April 18 is a date of the calendar. But to date, this is the game that a lot of debt. This is something that happened on the cricket field, the date of which is a separate place in the history of cricket.

Brian Lara’s 375:

Brian Lara’s innings in Test cricket with 375 runs had been played at 18 April. To any of this it can be an unforgettable day when Lara pass through Gary Sobers 365 runs innings on this 18th April. The record of highest individual test innings was sustain for a long time. After the 6 weeks of 375 runs, Lara were played 501 runs innings in first class cricket. Matthew Hayden broke the record of highest Test innings Lara played again of 400 runs in six months.

The six of Miandad:

In 1986, the Sharjah Cup final against arch-rivals India, Javed Miandad gave an unforgettable victory of Pakistan. Pakistan needed 4 runs to win off the last ball of the match. Chetan Sharma was bowling. Miandad became a national hero in Pakistan while he hit an over boundary at the last ball. Not only six at the last ball, one of the best batsmen of Pakistan history were unbeaten 116 of 114 balls in this day.

Return to South Africa:

Spent 21 years in exile because of racism at 1992 South Africa was return to Test cricket on 18 April. At Barbados it was the South African cricket Test match against the West Indies in the first Test against the non-white team. It was, however, a few days before the South African’s international cricket returned. At 1991 in November, led by Clive Rice South Africa visited to India for three one-day series. At 1992, after the tour, South Africa got the opportunity play for the first time in the World Cup which were held on February-March in Australia and New Zealand.

Start of IPL

On this day a new era of cricket was begins. The first edition of the IPL were start through the match among Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders. On that day, at Bangalore the storm of Brendon McCullum had been seen by cricket world. Scored 158 runs in 73 balls. Although India’s domestic competition appeared in this edition of the cricket world wondered another concussion.

Malcolm Marshall’s Birthday


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