The Best of Tests: Brian Lara's assault takes West Indies to thrilling one-wicket victory against Australia
It was the time when West Indies were losing more than they were winning and their skipper Brian Lara was under tremendous pressure.
25 May 2020
May 2, 1969 - 375, 501* and 400* are numbers that have been rendered immortal in international cricket by Brian Charles Lara. All the three figures have the same underling values - panache, flair and an insatiable hunger for big runs.
2 May 2020
April 12, 2004 - It took Australian opener Matthew Hayden nearly a decade to top Lara's 375 with 380 against Zimbabwe in Perth. Only six months had passed when Lara snatched the record back
12 April 2020
A full LIVE replay of MCC vs ROW Lord's Bicentenary Celebration Match from 2014!
11 April 2020
In 1999, Lara seemed to be in the last stretch of his career, but against the likes of Glenn McGrath, Jason Gillespie, Shane Warne and Stuart MacGill, came a knock that the Prince of Trinidad rates even higher than the 400*.
20 March 2020
In the spirit of the Cricket World Cup currently taking place, on Sunday 2nd June, World-famous Golf and Country Club Wentworth hosted its inaugural Charity Cricket Day with cricket legends Kevin Pietersen, Kumar Sangakkara, Michael Vaughan, Brian Lara, Rob Key, Mark Ramprakash and Gladstone Small leading the contest as team captains.
3 June 2019
UAE T20x announced the names of some of the world's legendary international cricket coaches who will be a part of UAE’s first ever international cricket league.
17 October 2018
Yorkshire one-day and T20 captain Alex Lees says two fellow left-handers were his biggest inspirations when he was making his way in the game - Matthew Hayden and Brian Lara.
8 August 2016
Former England captain Andrew Strauss reveals that one of his predecessors in the job - Graham Gooch - was among his cricketing heroes growing up.
2 August 2015
West Indian legend Brian Lara is all set to deliver a masterclass to thousands of children at the Queen’s Park Oval in Trinidad on the eve of the Caribbean Premier League final on 25th July.
5 July 2015
West Indian legend Brian Lara will captain a team of players including Andrew Strauss against his former Warwickshire team-mates in a match to organised to raise funds for Rwanda Cricket.
16 July 2014
Brian Lara and Aaron Finch will turn out for the MCC against the Rest Of The World in a showpiece clash to celebrate Lord'the 200th anniversary of Lord's on 5th July.
29 May 2014
The Caribbean Premier League 2014 will host an all-star charity Twenty20 match featuring legends Sir Ian Botham and Brian Lara on 12th August.
22 May 2014
Garfield Robinson takes a look back at the career of West Indian batsman Brian Lara, focussing on the period of his career between 1995 and 1999 - the 'lean years'.
13 March 2014
I found this interesting little Twitter exchange between Australia captain Michael Clarke and legendary West Indian batsman Brian Lara absolutely fascinating.
13 January 2014
On Saturday night in NYC, a truly momentous occasion in the USA took place as Brian Lara and Shiv Chanderpaul, with three other cricket greats - Clive Lloyd, Courtney Walsh and Jimmy Adams - were celebrated for the incredible joy they have given us over the years at an awards party organized by Angels Caribbean Entertainment Co. and RH Entertainment. The legends were honoured for their careers and fans of the game were given the opportunity to get autographs and photos with their idols â€“ it was a celebration of cricket stars, for the fans not just cricketers.
19 December 2012
Former West Indies skipper Brian Lara and dashing Australian wicket-keeper Adam Gilchrist are among the foreign players up for grabs in the top bracket base price for the upcoming auctions of Indian Premier League 4. The biggest surprise was the name of West Indian batting legend Lara, who last played an ODI in 2007, in the top bracket. while hard-hitting left-hander Chris Gayle is the only other West Indies player in the top rung.
21 December 2010
Former Indian and West Indian captains Sourav Ganguly and Brian Lara will turn out for the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) when...
10 June 2010
It looks like Brian Lara could well be coaxed out of retirement to play Twenty20 cricket for Surrey and Hills are offering 3/1 that...
16 April 2010
Stan James make Virender Sehwag 9/4 to break Brian Lara's Test best score of 400 after the Indian opener was undefeated on
3 December 2009