Despite a 64-run partnership for the 8th wicket between Mitchell Starc and Peter Nevill, Australia were unable to take the fight to the English camp on Day 3 at Birmingham. Starc and Nevill’s defiance stretched the faltering Aussie innings for nearly the whole of the morning session, before the English bowlers finished things off. By
James Anderson hit top form in the 3rd Ashes Test at Birmingham to hand England the advantage on Day 1. Anderson finished with figures of 14.4-0-47-6 as Australia were bowled out for a paltry 136, shortly before Tea. The English batsmen then seized the opportunity and took their team to 133/3 at stumps, just three
In this edition of sports tweets of the Week, we compile the best tweets of the week spread across different sports. Dale Steyn: The Bangladesh diaries ” Is it a bird…. Is it a plane…. It’s Dale Steyn!” Fast and furious pace is a hallmark of Dale Steyn’s bowling. Whether it is breaking stumps,helmets, human
The first Test of the 2015 Investec Ashes ended inside four days, with England coming out victorious against Australia in Cardiff. Chasing 412 runs to win, Australia made a mess of what could have been a record-breaking chase. They had two full days to get there but lack of patience and poor shot selection saw
After two entertaining test matches, the England vs New Zealand series will now switch to the one-day format. With the test series drawn 1-1, both teams would look to emerge victorious in the 5-match ODI series. The England vs New Zealand one-day series will kick off on Monday, June 9 with the 1st ODI being
A well-composed century by Aaron Finch and an equally brilliant five-wicket haul by Mitchell Marsh helped Australia outplay England by 111 runs at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. With this victory, the hosts opened their account in dominating fashion in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. England opt to bowl, Aaron Finch and Warner make strong
After the glittering opening ceremony on Thursday, we are all set for six weeks of non-stop cricketing action as the ICC World cup 2015 gets underway. The mega event starts with a Pool ‘A’ double-header as New Zealand take on Sri Lanka and Australia face England. Here is a preview of Australia vs England. Australia
So a big mountain to climb for MS Dhoni and his men as India will have to now do all the running to make the finals.