Brian Lara

June 6, 2022
June 6, 2022

Rafique, Pilot, Bashar unforgettable in Tigers’ first Test ‘victory’

Bangladesh are set to embark on a month-long tour in the West Indies this month to test their skills in all three formats against the home side, once an undisputed powerhouse of the game.

May 28, 2017
May 28, 2017

Lara betting on England

Former West Indies captain Brian Lara has tipped England to win the Champions Trophy beginning next week.

April 25, 2017
April 25, 2017

Lara suggests scrapping draws for Test cricket

Legendary batsman Brian Lara believes Test cricket should scrap draws in order to add to the excitement of the game's longest format.

November 16, 2016
November 16, 2016

Aus have lost 'fear factor', says Lara

Australia's cricketers have lost their "fear factor" and could be heading towards a West Indies-style decline, batting great Brian Lara warns.

April 24, 2016
April 24, 2016

Sachin turns 43

Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar celebrates his 43rd birthday today. One of the greatest of all time, Tendulkar was also one of the more humble cricketing superstars, with the pressure and adulation from nearly a billion supporters barely ever affecting him. He has also had a great time of it in Bangladesh during his playing days, notching his 100th international century in the country.

February 3, 2016
February 3, 2016

India favourites for World T20: Lara

Brian Lara, West Indies batting legend, has branded hosts India as favourites in the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 Championship in 2016.

January 4, 2016
January 4, 2016

Laxman 281 voted best Test innings

VVS Laxman's batting feat against Australia in Kolkata in 2001 has been voted the greatest Test performance of the last 50 years by a 25-member panel of cricketers, writers, broadcasters, historians and statisticians assembled by the Cricket Monthly.

October 13, 2015
October 13, 2015

When Lara tamed Murali

Highlights of Brian Lara's three hundreds in Sri Lanka are now available on YouTube. It was the way he tackled spin wizard Muttiah Muralitharan that stood out.

August 13, 2015
August 13, 2015

Who is the best left-hand batsman in Tests?

Who do you think is the best left-handed batsman to play Test matches?