sports news website

ESPNcricinfo (previously called Cricinfo or CricInfo)[1] is a sports activities news website dedicated for the sport of cricket. The website includes information, articles, live scores of cricket games (along with scorecards), and StatsGuru, a database of historic games from the 18th century to the latest. The website, at the start conceived in a prior-World Wide Web(www) shape in 1993 by Simon King.[2] In 2002 Wisden Group bought it and then in 2007 it was sold to ESPN, together owned by The Walt Disney Company and Hearst Corporation. [3]


  1. "ESPN acquires Cricinfo". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 2022-03-07.
  2. "The first two decades. Here's a look at the milestones in the site's history so far". Retrieved 2022-03-07.
  3. "Cricket: Cricinfo website makes plans for the future". the Guardian. 2006-02-16. Retrieved 2022-03-07.