Cricketfest at the App Store

03rd March 2010
Cricketfest at the  App Store

App Store showcases games and time-passers for cricket fans who own an iPhone or the iPod touch

Apple’s App Store has lined up a number for cricket-centred games and tools – and with the Indian Premier League around the corner, we bring you links and brief descriptions of nine of the bet. Some are free, some are fee-based ( from $ 0.99 to $ 4.99) and at least one ( no. 7 is an Indian- created  T20 game which we reviewed on this page some weeks ago
1. ESPN Cricinfo Mobicast - Plusmo, Inc.  Sports - Free  
Get live cricket scores and Cricinfo's famous ball by ball commentary updates pushed to your iPhone or iPod touch in real time.

2. Sky Sports Live Cricket Score Centre - BSkyB  
Sports - Free

Get unrivalled cricket coverage at your finger-tips with the official Sky Sports Cricket Score Centre

3. Virtual Cricket with Push Notifications - Qubico Pty Ltd  
Sports - $1.99

Covering all things cricket: fixtures, live scoreboards and text commentary - all available as push notifications too. In-depth features such as player biographies, run rates, manhattans and wagon wheels provide a feast for the truly obsessed. There's even a nifty quiz function to help while away the hours when rain delays play!

4. LiveCricket Pro -  
Sports - $2.99

Live Cricket delivers live cricket scores, match details, commentary and cricket news to you iPhone or iPod touch.

5. Cricket LIVE scoreboard - cricitch -  
Sports - $2.99

View innings, batting, bowling, partnership, fall of wickets and ball by ball details of your favourite teams.

6. Cricket Wagon Wheel - Super Signs Australia Pty. Ltd.  
Sports - $1.99
Record cricket wagon wheels for batsmen during their innings. A great tool for coaching the stars of the future.

7. Cricket T20 Fever - Indiagames Ltd.  
Games - $4.99

Cricket T20 Fever allows you to challenge your friends and beat your high score with this fantastic game.

8. Flick Cricket - Glenn Noy  
Games - Free

Flick Cricket is a fun, quick, simple cricket game integrated with Facebook! Import your Facebook friends and their profile pictures straight into the game and have fun playing cricket.

9. Touch Cricket - On-Sea Limited  
Games - $0.99

Play as England or Australia and attempt to win The Ashes. Complete with scorecards and player names from classic Ashes series of the past.

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