Brydon Coverdale

Assistant editor, ESPNcricinfo


Whose wicket did Sachin Tendulkar take most frequently in international cricket?
Whose wicket did Sachin Tendulkar take most frequently in international cricket?

And who is the leading wicket-taker in Tests among left-arm bowlers?

RetroReport - India scrap their way into World Cup 2011 final
RetroReport - India scrap their way into World Cup 2011 final

Their bowlers suffocated Pakistan's batsmen to leave India dreaming of their first World Cup triumph in 28 years

Who has scored the most Test runs without taking a wicket?
Who has scored the most Test runs without taking a wicket?

And who was the highest scorer in this year's women's T20 World Cup?

Who was the youngest bowler to take a Test hat-trick before Naseem Shah?
Who was the youngest bowler to take a Test hat-trick before Naseem Shah?

And Suzie Bates has represented New Zealand in which Olympic sport?

Bob Willis changed part of his name to honour which music legend?
Bob Willis changed part of his name to honour which music legend?

And who scored the first Test century of 2020?

When was the last time a Test in Melbourne had no play scheduled for Boxing Day?
When was the last time a Test in Melbourne had no play scheduled for Boxing Day?

And which debutant bowler's only Test wicket is Sachin Tendulkar?

Who recently became only the tenth man in history to bat on all five days of a Test?
Who recently became only the tenth man in history to bat on all five days of a Test?

And which Australian cricketer was the target of the infamous "can't bowl, can't throw" sledge?

Who was the only spinner among the top ten Test wicket-takers of the 1980s?
Who was the only spinner among the top ten Test wicket-takers of the 1980s?

And which renowned author called cricketers "flannelled fools at the wicket" in a poem in 1902?

Who was the only No. 11 to be at the crease for two one-wicket Test wins?
Who was the only No. 11 to be at the crease for two one-wicket Test wins?

And which bowler other than Malinga has taken four wickets in four balls in an international match?

Who was the leading spinner in the 2019 World Cup?
Who was the leading spinner in the 2019 World Cup?

And who is the only South African to have scored a triple-century in Test cricket?

Who was the only one to play for England in the 1979, 1987 and 1992 finals?
Who was the only one to play for England in the 1979, 1987 and 1992 finals?

And who is the only man to have appeared in World Cup finals as a player and as a match referee?

In which World Cup was the 50-overs format first used?
In which World Cup was the 50-overs format first used?

And who is the only man to score a century for the losing side in a World Cup final?

Who was the first ever batsman to be mankaded?
Who was the first ever batsman to be mankaded?

And how many women's Tests have been played in the last three years?

Who was the last Australian Test bowler to be ranked No. 1 before Cummins?
Who was the last Australian Test bowler to be ranked No. 1 before Cummins?

And which former player is a judge on Sri Lanka's Got Talent?

Who recently equalled the world record for most wicketkeeping dismissals in a Test?
Who recently equalled the world record for most wicketkeeping dismissals in a Test?

And which Australian cricketer declined a knighthood?

Which batsman made the highest Test score in 2018?
Which batsman made the highest Test score in 2018?

And who is the all-time leading wicket-taker in Tests between Australia and India?

Which player has been on the losing side the most times in Test history?
Which player has been on the losing side the most times in Test history?

And who was the most recent Test wicketkeeper to take a wicket?

The first WBBL
The first WBBL

The tournament that kick-started a renaissance in women's cricket

Which Australian cricketer did Trump follow on Twitter for a few days in 2015?
Which Australian cricketer did Trump follow on Twitter for a few days in 2015?

And which famous Hollywood director shares a name with a current England player?

The death of Phillip Hughes
The death of Phillip Hughes

An event that shook cricket up like no other