Now in the twilight of his career, the thought of retirement did cross his mind once but that was long back when he had set 2019 ODI World Cup as a deadline. But then he thought he still had something left in his tank and hasn’t till date disappointed his fans.
“With my height, I can afford to go a fraction fuller, especially out here with the extra bounce. I try to make guys commit to play off the front foot…and if it does swing or seam you have a chance of bringing the edge in,” Jamieson revealed his simple gameplan.
“Not really. It’s still sinking in. The last couple of weeks have been pretty surreal as well. Pretty pleased and from a team perspective we’re in a pretty good position as well,” said the Auckland-born pacer, who is currently tallest, among international cricketers.
Williamson said it will be “a lot different” to facing Australian speedsters in their own den. New Zealand are still reeling from a 0-3 thrashing in their last away Test series in Australia where Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Starc made life miserable for the Black Caps batsmen.
The 19 year-old was playing the Ranji Trophy quarter-final in Kanpur and according to a report published in ‘Mid Day’ newspaper, Shastri got the news of his maiden national call-up from the gate-keeper of the guest house where the Mumbai team was put up.
“There are probably still a few teething issues to go with the points system but it has brought context to cricket which is probably what ICC were after. Is it the ideal situation at the moment? Probably not. But it’s a lot better now than it was before when we had nothing,” Taylor had said […]
Serena Williams vs Victoria Azarenka is being played at Arthur Ashe Stadium, the US Open’s biggest stage, and is the second of today’s evening session matches, with play expected to get under way at around 9pm ET/6pm PT, or roughly 2am BST on Friday morning in the UK. Full live streaming and TV channel details […]
Naomi Osaka and Jennifer Brady face each other for the third time today, with a shot at the US Open title at stake. Their head-to-head record is identical – a 6-4, 6-4 win apiece – but the Japanese world No. 9 is the favourite, and she’s been formidable at Flushing Meadows despite concerns over her […]
If you get them as part of your cable deal, then you’ll just be able to log in with the details of your provider and get access to a US Open live stream. As in the US, the afternoon session starts at 12pm ET/9am PT, with Thiem vs Medvedev pencilled down to start later than 5.30pm […]
And then there were two. Naomi Osaka and Victoria Azarenka booked their places in the US Open final with a pair of thrilling Thursday evening victories over Jennifer Brady and Serena Williams respectively. Today’s match would be a repeat of the Western and Southern Open final that was due to be played at Flushing Meadows […]