Cricket Moments: Let’s recall some of the best moments in the world of cricket in the last 12 months.
Year Ender 2021: Another year has passed. 2022 is coming in a few more days. But it is also a time to relive old memories and enter the new year. Let us briefly recall some of the best moments in the world of cricket in the last 12 months. India’s victory in Gabba .. Not only India’s Test victory in Gabba, it is perhaps the greatest in the history of cricket. The Indian players won the 4th Test against Australia from January 7 to January 19 this year. The Indian players smashed 328 runs to win the Test series at Gabba. Washington Sunder, No. 7 in the batting order, became the first team to break through the Gabba fort, hitting six sixes to Pat Cummins, one of the best fast bowlers of all time.
New Zealand WTC winner: Kyle Jamieson Williamson, Ross Taylor, Devon Conway, Tim Southee, Trent Boult – Player-of-the-Match Set an easy record of eight wickets and won the trophy.
Hundred started out very loud. The women’s event was dominated by Indian – Jemima Rodriguez. She became the second highest run scorer in the opening event with 249 runs in seven innings. Representing the Northern Superchargers, Rodriguez hit a sensational 92 off 43 balls with 17 fours and a six.
Ajaz memorable innings .. Ajaz Patel won the hearts of all by playing a historic innings. Mumbai-born New Zealand left-arm spinner has become one of the most elite spinners in the world. Ashwin, who has become one of the star bowlers in the world, set a record by taking 5 wickets in a single innings which was not even possible for the Lyons. In India’s first innings of the Mumbai Test in November, Ajaz took a total of 10 wickets. Jim Laker became the third bowler to do so after Anil Kumble.
Australian Claire Polosak has officially officiated at many top women’s competitions, including the World Cup. However, he has excelled in many matches in men’s professional cricket. In the Sydney Test between India and Australia in January this year, Polosak became the fourth umpire and the first woman umpire to play in the men’s Test.
Australia won the T20 World Cup. Australia became the team to win every major white-ball trophy. However, the T20 World Cup title did not last long. At the 2021 T20 World Cup in the UAE, they became favorites and captain Aaron Finch opened up to many years of anticipation.
Indian opener Smriti Mandhana has enhanced his reputation as one of the best batsmen of the current era with two lightning centuries. She finished this year as India’s top run-getter with 255 runs in nine innings. And then became the first Indian to score a century in the Women’s Big Bash League. Storm played an impressive innings of 114 off just 64 balls. She impressed with her strokeful, elegant historic century in the Australia vs India Pink-Ball Test in Carrara. Mandhana hit 22 fours off 216 balls and 127 runs with one six. The Indian women’s team impressed with a super innings in the first innings of the first Day-Night Test.
2021 Test batsman Joe Root has had a great year this year. With 1630 runs in 14 Tests, Root became the fourth player in long format history to cross the 1600-run mark in a calendar year. The record for most runs in a calendar year is held by Mohammad Yusuf (1788 in 2006). Root still has one Test left this year. He is likely to surpass that in form right now.
Kohli vs BCCI .. Kohli is always in the news right now. He has led India to several Test victories this year. He has stated his intention to withdraw before the T20 World Cup. However, President Sourav Ganguly said in a statement that the BCCI had asked him to reconsider. However, the real controversy started when Kohli rejected it at a recent meeting. Despite his desire to lead the team to the 2023 World Cup, the BCCI’s inadvertent dismissal of him as ODI captain also led to a number of controversies. It is learned that Ganguly has called for handing over the leadership of Whiteball leadership to Rohit Sharma.
Australia is embroiled in another scandal. A few weeks before the start of the Ashes 2021-22, it was revealed that Australian Test captain Tim Pine was involved in a texting scandal. With this, a big scandal broke out. In the 2017 incident, Pine was accused of sending obscene messages to a female colleague. With this, Pine apologized for his actions. As well as announcing his resignation from the captaincy.
The potential of Pakistan players in T20I .. Before the start of 2021, Mohammad Rizwan was the best as a regular T20I batsman with 313 runs in 26 matches. By the time he played his last innings in the 2021 format, Rizwan had finished the year setting a record. In just 26 innings, Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman scored 1326 runs at an average of 73.66, including one century and 12 fifties. Became the first T20I batsman to hit 10 fifties, 100-plus fours in a calendar year, and the first player to cross the 1,000-run mark.