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Eradicating corruption from cricket almost impossible, Brearley says

Mike Brearley, one of England's most successful cricket captains, said on Tuesday that eradicating corruption from the game is probably impossible but that is no reason to stop trying. - Amir......

Tendulkar's angst heightened over 100th ton talk: Brearley

Former England skipper Mike Brearley feels that the constant talk around his 100th international century has made Indian batting great Sachin Tendulkar jittery. "It is not easy analysing anyone......

Dhoni as a cricketer is lot like Botham: Brearley

Former England captain Mike Brearley finds a lot of "similarity" between India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and legendary all-rounder Ian Botham. "I find Dhoni a lot like Botham. Dhoni is also......

Brearley named next MCC president

Mike Brearley has been named the next president of the Marylebone Cricket Club for a year, from October 1.The 65-year-old former England captain will succeed incumbent MCC president Doug......

Brearley to groom Indian sports managers

Former English cricket captain Mike Brearley will teach students ina sports management course, to be offered by an Indian management school. Brearley, whose leadership skills are legendary, is......

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Q. Term Mankading is associated with what sport?
:  A. Hifzur Meerapatel and Alex Holman both wrote in to say that while they applaud a cricketer who walks when he knows he is out, they do not condemn...... more

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Q. Who has been the best captain in the history of cricket?
Good Citizen:  A. mike Brearley of England more

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Q. Name a cricketer who wore a helmet thru out his career
Anupama Kumar:  A. batsmen often wear a helmet to protect themselves from injury by the cricket ball, which is very hard and can be bowled to them at speeds over...... more

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Q. What batted with an aluminum bat during a match?
Thyagarajan Mahadevan:  A. In the 1st ashes test in 1979 at Perth, Dennis Lillie batted a few balls with a bat made of aluminum. When he realized that was happening England...... more

prashant rao
Q. Who captained England for the Centenary Cricket Test Sereis in 1977?
Prashant Rao:  A. Mike Brearley more

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Is captaincy more difficult in ODIs or T20Is?

The ICC World T20 in its final stages. With the passage of time, Twenty20 matches have involved more on-the-foot strategising from the captains... ...
T20 tests captain's acumen like no other

MUMBAI: Former England captain Mike Brearley once wrote that it's wishful to think a tortoise can ever jump like a gazelle. In T20 cricket's brief... ...
A shadow of himself

Mahendra Singh Dhoni's survival instincts, of late, have been repeatedly challenged, even as the Mr Cool of Indian cricket attempts to reinvent his... ...
Captain & batsman who fought hard for respect

Way back in November 2004, during the drawn first India-South Africa Test in Kanpur, the fresh-faced but already accomplished Graeme Smith made it... ...

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