India have been drawn in Group A alongside Australia, Sri Lanka, New Zealand and Bangladesh. England, South Africa, West Indies, Pakistan and World Cup debutants Thailand make up Group B. The 15-member Indian team will be led by Harmanpreet Kaur who could also use her experience of playing in the Big Bash League to guage […]
Where to watch: The match starts 1:30 PM IST on February 8. It will be broadcast live on Star Sports 2, Star Sports 2 HD in English and Star Sports Hindi 1, Star Sports Hindi 1 HD in Hindi, as well as on Star Sports Tamil, Star Sports Telugu and Star Sports Kannada. Online viewers can catch the […]
Defeats to England, Bangladesh, India and New Zealand put South Africa in a perilous position before this game. They have fixtures against Sri Lanka and Australia to come, but surely cannot get home soon enough now mathematical hopes of advancing from the group stage are over.
Ganguly, Dhoni as favourite captainsHe rated Sourav Ganguly, under whom he flourished, and Mahendra Singh Dhoni as his favourite captains, and picked Sri Lankan spin wizard Muttiah Muralitharan and Australian pace great Glenn McGrath as the toughest bowlers he faced in his career.
The second T20I against the Aussies showed what it can look like at its best as both men charged in, consistently topped 90mph and had two of the most fearsome batsmen in white-ball cricket hopping around on the crease. David Warner wasn’t hopping for long as Archer got his third ball and while Finch survived […]
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 […]
CloseDeputy Editor Andrew arrived at ESPNcricinfo via Manchester and Cape Town, after finding the assistant editor at a weak moment as he watched England’s batting collapse in the Newlands Test. Andrew began his cricket writing as a freelance covering Lancashire during 2004 when they were relegated in the County Championship. In fact, they were top […]
“There was some real interest that sort of snowballed at the culmination of the T20 World Cup back in March The quality of the cricket, I think, then went to a different level… It’s a shame that global sport came to a halt not too long after that. This documentary serves as a reminder to […]
Looking forward to see three youngsters prosper this ipl season 1) @yashasvi_j @rajasthanroyals 2) Ravi bishnoi @lionsdenkxip 3) Abdul Samad @SunRisers I’m sure all three will do well for their respective franchise also players to watch out for Indian cricket.whats your pick?
Nevertheless, Australia’s bowlers will certainly be happy they do not have to bowl at him. Their batsmen, on the other hand, are set for another examination against the pace of Jofra Archer and Mark Wood with the new ball, Adil Rashid in the middle and then Tom Curran and Chris Jordan at the death. In […]