Need to accept it as a part and parcel of life: Kane Williamson on New Zealand’s dramatic loss in World Cup final
This year, too, Pakistan need to win all their four remaining games and they have started off well with the thumping win over the Proteas at Lord’s. In 1992, Pakistan beat hosts Australia, New Zealand and Sri Lanka in their final three games to reach the last four. This year, they still have New Zealand, […]
Traditionally, the surface at Old Trafford has been among the more rapid on the English circuit, offering good carry to the quicks and sharp turn and bounce for the slow bowlers. However, the venue has already hosted six internationals in the summer’s bio-secure circumstances, the majority of them on sluggish surfaces exacerbated by the chilly […]
In the last few days he has not looked like a cricketer who hasn’t played for six months. He was Man of the Match again on his T20I return and was central to Australia’s victory in the first ODI at Old Trafford, along with Glenn Maxwell’s lively 77 and a world-class spell by Josh Hazlewood. […]
The World Cup winners have also added Dawid Malan as a reserve following the southpaw’s impressive show in the T20Is which saw him catapult to the top of the ICC batting rankings. Malan, however, hasn’t played an ODI since his debut against Ireland in May 2019.
Rob Webster, Sky Sports Managing Director said: “The IPL is a truly spectacular competition and one that grips you from start to finish. The tournament features the world’s best T20 players, all playing in-front of thousands of passionate fans across the India.
Hope’s heroics three years ago secured victory for West Indies in the second Test but the Caribbean outfit lost the series 2-1, with England thumping them by an innings and 209 runs in the day-night first Test at Edgbaston – West Indies losing 19 wickets on the third and ultimately final day – before securing […]
In that regards, Australia may have a slight advantage. England’s likely starting team contains more players who have not played much recent international cricket. Chris Woakes, the leader of the attack, has not played any cricket since the end of the Test series against Pakistan last month while Jason Roy, who missed all six T20Is, […]