The First Lord Of The Rings Movie Trailer Debuted 20 Years Ago Today, Re-Watch It Here

April 7 is a special day in The Lord of the Rings cinema history. On this day in the year 2000, New Line Cinema released the first trailer for the series, giving people a first look at what Peter Jackson’s epic fantasy trilogy would look like. Lord of the Rings fansite recirculated the trailer […]

Ben Stokes named as Wisden’s leading cricketer in the world

“Ben Stokes pulled off the performance of a lifetime – twice in the space of a few weeks,” said Wisden’s editor, Lawrence Booth. “First, with a mixture of outrageous talent and good fortune, he rescued England’s run-chase in the World Cup final, before helping to hit 15 off the super over. Then, in the Third […]

Australia shares end marginally down on country’s bleak outlook; NZ closes higher

Australian shares closed marginally lower on Wednesday, with the heavyweight financial sector leading losses, as market participants fretted over the impending economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. The S&P/ASX 200 index settled about 0.9 per cent lower at 5,206.90, after falling as much as 2.9 per cent earlier in the session. The benchmark finished 0.65 […]

Wisden names Ben Stokes Leading Cricketer of the Year

The England mainstay played a key role in helping his country hoisting their maiden 50-over World Cup trophy last year. He compiled 465 runs in the tournament alongside picking up seven wickets. In the summit clash versus New Zealand at Lord’s, he composed a game-changing unbeaten hand of 84. Stokes followed up his World Cup […]

Steve Smith says he’d love to win a Test series in India

Smith took over the captaincy from Ajinkya Rahane mid-season in the last edition of the IPL and he is keen to lead the Rajasthan Royals from the beginning if the cash-rich event, which has been suspended till April 15 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, is held later in the year.

Poll: Which one of these Sachin Tendulkar knocks in ODIs do you rate the highest?

India went into the 2003 World Cup with high hopes. A young team under Sourav Ganguly’s captaincy was challenging the best in the world and India were expected to do well. Australia were still the hands down favourite but people had hopes with this team. After a slow start and some protest back home, the […]