Kolkata Knight Riders taste their first win vs. Royal Challengers Bangalore

Lakshmipathy Balaji - 'Player of the match' for his destructive bowling

Kolkata Knight Riders were excited to win their first game of the IPL 2012 vs. Royal Challengers Bangalore, a victory that was earned in third match of the tournament.

South Africa in command after tons from Graeme Smith and Jacques Kallis against New Zealand – first Test

Graeme Smith and Jacques Kallis - tons in the first Test

South Africa was at the driving seat on the closure of the third day in the first Test against New Zealand while leading by 233 with seven wickets in hand.

Most Number of Test Cricket Defeats in the Last Four Years

Indian Cricket Team

Teams which have suffered the most numbers of losses in Test cricket from the period of January 2008 – January 2012.

Top 10 Highest Run Chases in ODI Cricket

South Africa's batsman Mark Boucher celebrates after hitting the winning run

Here are the top 10 scores of teams batting second in ODIs of all time, whether the match was won or lost.

Best Lower Order Batsmen

Daniel Vettori

Most teams have solid top order, have a formidable batting line up but it is the crucial runs added by the lower order that separates the good from the best. Here is a list of some of the most effective lower order batsmen of recent times.