Adam Craig Gilchrist, AM, nicknamed "Gilly" or "Churchy", is an Australian cricket commentator and former international cricketer and former captain of Australia.
Young wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant will have a chance to surpass M.S. Dhoni's record of most dismissals in T20Is between India and West Indies when the two teams meet in the first match of the three-game series beginning Sunday.
Former Aussie leg-spinner Tony Mann who played 4 tests between 1977 and 1978 died at the age of 74 after a prolonged battle with cancer.
Former Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist has revealed that spinner Harbhajan Singh was one of the toughest bowlers he faced in his career and he even labelled him a 'nemesis'.
Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara believes Rishabh Pant needs to improve his wicket-keeping skills and understand the weakness when it comes to his batting as India prepare for next year's World T20.
Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar is unhappy seeing cricketers wearing names and serial numbers on the back of their jerseys in Test cricket, terming it as 'awful'. He also urged the International Cricket Council (ICC) to revert its decision.
Former Australian wicket-keeper batsman Adam Gilchrist on Thursday opined that the names and numbers printed on the back of Test jerseys are "rubbish."
Australian opener David Warner has been in great form in the ongoing World Cup. So far he has amassed 447 runs at an average of 89.40 in six matches, which include two hundreds as well.
Just like in every other sport, tactics used in cricket have evolved many folds thanks to the ever-growing competition in the game. Be it Australia's Adam Gilchrist using squash in his glove in an attempt to loosen his grip on his bat or Pakistan's Wasim Akram and Imran Khan using the technique of reverse-swing, both batsmen and bowlers have come out with new strategies to refine their game.