Centuries before cricket or baseball were invented, India had gilli-danda

December 6th, 2017|

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More than two millennia before the sports of cricket and baseball were codified, there was a similar game being played in India which later […]

Kings of Instagram: Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar, AB de Villiers tops in followers among cricketers

December 2nd, 2017|

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Sir Donald Bradman may have been the greatest batsman of all time, but his genius on the cricket pitch came eight decades too early […]

Americans go Down Under to learn what’s inside a Kookaburra cricket ball

November 25th, 2017|

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A few years ago, Lincoln, then a second-grader, and his father, Dan Markham, ordered a cricket ball from Amazon to cut in half for […]

Segway sports: hockey, football, golf, polo, supercross, biathlon and cricket on two wheels

November 19th, 2017|

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Before the Segway PT (personal transporter) made its public debut in 2001, rumors were rampant about the nature of Dean Kamen’s mysterious invention — […]

Bradman is one bad man in Big Ant Studios’ Don Bradman Cricket video game

November 15th, 2017|

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For those unfamiliar with Sir Donald George Bradman, one might describe the legendary Aussie as the Michael Jordan of cricket. Though really, it is […]

No ifs, ands, or butts: Giving the derriere its due in baseball, basketball, football, hockey and more

November 3rd, 2017|

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Outside of Brazil’s annual Miss Bumbum contest, and the occasional quixotic art film, derrieres are rarely mentioned in the mainstream press. This is true […]

Heavily-tattooed Ben Stokes is English cricket’s biggest, brashest trash talker

October 2nd, 2017|

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For a sport that has long prided itself as a gentleman’s game, spectated by gentlefolk, Ben Stokes salty language on the cricket pitch can […]

Sideline sports reporters learn the hard way that beanball hazard isn’t limited to players

August 10th, 2017|

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A couple years ago, an Australian news reporter became news himself when he was struck in the head by a runaway skateboard. He joined […]

World’s top ten largest sports stadiums by capacity topped by Rungrado May Day Stadium

May 1st, 2017|

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Remarkably, eight of the world’s top ten largest sports stadiums by capacity are college football venues in the United States. However, the biggest of […]

Retro 75 Series custom cricket cards

July 24th, 2016|

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Retro 75 series is the primary custom cricket card design within Starr Cards award-winning Cricket Card Maker for the iPhone, iPad, or iPod. Its […]

From Deion Sanders to Sachin Tendulkar, sports stars pay tribute to Muhammad Ali

June 6th, 2016|

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Muhammad Ali’s popularity extended well beyond the confines of the boxing ring and fight fans. Arguably, the most popular athlete in history, his passing […]

Virat Kohli is to cricket as Stephen Curry is to basketball

March 28th, 2016|

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While sports fans in the United States have enjoyed following Stephen Curry’s historic season for the Golden State Warriors, half a world away eyes […]