The ESPNcricinfo Cricket App is an android app to view live cricket match score updates and cricket match highlights. ESPNcricinfo also provide ball to ball commentary. ESPNcricinfo one of the top sports app targeted in providing scores on International cricket matches.
Features and Best Use of ESPNcricinfo:
Homepage of ESPNcricinfo have four sections:
Scores – View the ongoing match statistics or recent match results.
On selection of the preferred match, access statistics on current batsman and bowlers, ball to ball commentary, scorecard, News and videos in coverage section, Wickets or Boundaries or Full commentary of the match, Playing XI member details. From the options at header, offers comments (after sign in), view stats. From “Options” menu, add alert on match, wagon wheel chart of batsman runs, comparative line graph on runs with overs, column graphs on runs scored in each over and partnership contribution between batsman. Further, if desired share the score through communication Apps, view series points table, series Homepage and on-going live games page.
In Series Home Page, access results or stats on all matches, News, Videos, Featured articles, blog articles in relation to the series, Standings of various teams, Squads (team members) of the team, statistics on the series, images and other articles.
In resulted matches, in addition, Report on the match can be accessed for further understanding on the match. In Report page, avial options to bookmark report, increase or decrease the size of the text for easy reading, share the report through communications Apps, view comments and offer comments subject to the Login.
News: View latest news on cricket matches, players and teams. On selection of the desired news, access all options and modify for easy reading as detailed in the Report page.
Series: In Series page, view the list of on-going series. On selection of the desired series, access series Home page. On Series Homepage, access results or stats on all matches, News, Videos, Featured articles, blog articles in relation to the series, Standings of various teams, Squads (team members) of the team, statistics on the series, images and other articles.
Editor Picks: View the top articles picked by the editor.
Options in the top left menu: From options in the Menu, Sign In or Create an account or Login with Facebook; access favourite news, features, blogs, Videos, Photos, Players; Manage Alerts and access settings.
In Settings, set favourite team, set auto refresh time (0 to 30 seconds), Enable or Disable Alerts.
Other options include:
- News – View Latest, Most Viewed and Favourite team news
- Features – View Latest, Most viewed and featured writer articles
- Blogs – View Latest, Most viewed and Writers of the blogs
- Videos – View Latest, Most viewed and select preferred genre videos (Press Conference, News and Analysis, Interviews)
- Galleries & Photos – View Galleries and Photos. Share Galleries or Photos through Communication Apps or bookmark desired photos.
- Matches – view on-going or latest International, Domestic and other matches, if any. Apply filter or search matches on date basis.
- Recent Results – View International, Domestic and other recent matches results
- Upcoming – View the match schedules
- Archive – Access old matches (upto year 1900) and their Summary, Scorecard and Coverage.
- Cricket on Twitter – View the all tweets on ESPNcricinfo (All or Player or Cricinfo or Media)
- Series – Access All or International Current (On-going), Forthcoming and Completed Series
- Countries – View country specific matches, news, videos, featured articles and blogs
- Snippets – Recollect the memories of the day in the cricket history
- Players – View Test, ODI, T20 format Batting, Bowling and other records of preferred players
- Records – View Test, ODI, T20 formats all time Batting, Bowling and other records
- Rankings – View Rankings of various teams in Test, ODI and T20 for Men and Team
- Points Table – Select series from drop down and view the rankings of various teams in the series
- Insights – View Live Scores, Series, Country details, News, Features, Videos, Blogs, Photos and Shop own sports equipments.
- Most Wanted – View most viewed players in last 3 days
- Shop – Shop for T-shirts, sports equipments
- The Stands – Upload your pics to share in community
- Feedback – Send feedback to the developer
Our Opinion: Overall, in our opinion, ESPNcricinfo Cricket App provides more information on sports than Cricbuzz. Cricbuzz is simple and easy to use App where as ESPNcricinfo have multiple options and all in one App to follow and update cricket.