The short ball has found the Indian batsman wanting and that is something Rohit is good at playing. Also, some fans feel Kohli was a tad-bit too defensive while marshaling his troops, while some fans are still curious why Rohit is not a part of the tour despite featuring in the IPL final.
Australia displayed an all-round performance to outclass India by 51 runs in the second ODI of the three-match series on Sunday here at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG). With this win, Australia has gained a 2-0 unassailable lead in the three-match series. Indian bowlers were once again made to toil hard and as a result, […]
Australia bowling great Glenn McGrath put it aptly in a media interaction before the series. “Smith, when he is on fire, can score on strange parts of the ground. You can bowl outside off-stump and he whips it to fine-leg. He is harder to tame because of his unorthodox scoring shots whereas with Kohli, you […]
The duo went on to form a partnership of 142 runs and it was Mohammad Shami who finally ended Finch’s (60) stint at the crease in the 23rd over. Soon after, Warner (83) was also sent back to the pavilion via a run-out in the 26th over, and this reduced Australia to 156/2.
“He means a lot to this team and we know the value of him. It’s about time, a champion player like him will come back and deliver and get wickets for us. You also have to understand that in Australia and New Zealand wickets are too good to bat on and you’ll see those top […]
The duo went on to form a partnership of 142 runs and it was Mohammad Shami who finally ended Finch`s (60) stint at the crease in the 23rd over. Soon after, Warner (83) was also sent back to the pavilion via a run-out in the 26th over, and this reduced Australia to 156/2.
In just the fourth over of India’s chase, opener Shikhar Dhawan had played one towards mid-off and Warner injured himself while trying to save runs in the field. Warner took a while to recover and required the immediate help of the team physio – who later took him off the ground.
“There are probably two sides to Virat, one is the captaincy part and the other is the batting part. Who is going to bat in place of Virat. KL Rahul is very talented, there is no doubt about it. I think he is experienced, playing in these conditions before. He can do it,” Clarke said […]
But what worked to differentiate Friday from today was how Steve Smith was able to do an encore, matching up every bit of his genius from the other day to bring up another 62-ball hundred, leveling the record for Australia’s third-fastest ODI hundred only two days after he’d set it. And buoyed by his innings […]
As one game comes to a close, another one is set to begin. The blockbuster Sunday keeps getting better as we are in for more T20 action after witnessing a barrage of boundaries throughout the day. Glenn Phillips hit a 46-ball century at the start of the day and Steven Smith came up with another […]