Professional Cricket

This is all about the top level cricketing world. The best players and teams of first class cricket, international cricket and national leagues like the IPL and the Big Bash League are all discussed here.

Professional players are ranked according to their performance in various categories, but here we will also take a look at all the data with which we can better analyze their performance. Cricket is all about statistics, so stats, records and averages are highly represented in this category.

The Longest, Highest and Most Sixes In Cricket - The Complete List

The Longest, Highest and Most Sixes In Cricket – The Complete List

Firstly, let’s start with defining what is a six in cricket: A six is also referred to as a ‘maximum’ as this is the most runs that can be scored in cricket from a single hit. There may be anomalies, such as instances where fielders allow for ‘overthrows’ but these are exceptionally rare. The Longest …

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Largest Cricket Stadiums in the World by Boundary and Capacity ([date format='Y'])

Largest Cricket Stadiums in the World by Boundary and Capacity (2022)

I’ve been lucky enough to watch cricket in three different countries so far – England, New Zealand and the West Indies. I’ve also seen some wonderful stadiums: Cricket grounds fascinate me and now we’re going to look at some of the biggest – both in terms of capacity and dimensions. Top 10 Largest Cricket Stadiums …

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What is a Century in Cricket? - Records and the Most Centuries

What is a Century in Cricket? – Records and the Most Centuries

A century is one of the most important statistics in cricket. In the following article, I discuss the meaning of the term and its significance in a batsman’s career. Also keep on reading, if you are interested in our up-to-date interactive charts about players with the most centuries. Centuries may not win games of cricket …

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Cricket Formats - Let's Explore the 4 Types of Cricket

Cricket Formats – Let’s Explore the 4 Types of Cricket

As the sport of cricket has evolved, organisers have continually introduced new formats in order to attract a new audience. Traditionally, test and first class cricket had been the only form of the game but, in more recent years, one day formats have been implemented in order to produce more attacking batting and a feast …

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