AB de Villiers retires from all cricket

For the cricketing family, it’s news that hit us like a whole in the head. Andre Benjamin de Villiers, now former South Africa international, Lahore Qalanders and RCB player has retired from all forms of cricket. This retirement should have been made easier by the fact that AB retired from international cricket in 2018. ButContinue reading “AB de Villiers retires from all cricket”

Three men who could be Rangers manager

It’s barely been a day and the ink has barely dried on Steven Gerrard’s signature on his Aston Villa contract, but Glasgow Rangers have the unenviable task of replacing the Liverpool legend and former Reds captain. As Rangers search for their new manager. Gerrard who agreed to become Villa boss, on a three and aContinue reading “Three men who could be Rangers manager”

Australia edge out Pakistan in classic

Five-time 50 over world champions Australia beat 2009 World T20 winners and unbeaten Pakistan in the semi-finals by five wickets to reach Sunday’s final with neighbours New Zealand. Winning the toss, Australian captain Aaron Finch put Pakistan into bat, in a decision which maybe could have been driven (no intentional cricket pun) by not knowingContinue reading “Australia edge out Pakistan in classic”

Australia to tour Pakistan in 2022

Former World Champions Australia have announced that they will be touring Pakistan in 2022. The Baggy Green outfit who will be touring the country for the first time in 24 years, will be in Pakistan for March and April 2022. Since the announcement by Australia to tour Pakistan, news emerged that Tom Harrison (ECB chiefContinue reading “Australia to tour Pakistan in 2022”

A message from our chief sports writer

Hello and good evening sports fans, my name is Ayyaz Malik aka The Sports Buff, the chief sports writer of the-sports-buff.com. Sports fans, I am sure you’re aware of the current and ongoing fall out of the racism cases/s being linked with Yorkshire county cricket club. It’s easy to jump on the bandwagon of theContinue reading “A message from our chief sports writer”

India T20 Captain contenders

He had one of the most difficult jobs in sport, the same way then Manchester United manager David Moyes did in replacing Sir Alex Ferguson, arguably the most successful British manager of all time. It was a similar job that then Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola was tasked with when he came out of hisContinue reading “India T20 Captain contenders”