The Impact of Twenty 20 Cricket on Sport

Sam Collins and Jarrod Kimber were nothing more than two ordinary journalists before 2015. Hailing from opposite sides of cricket’s biggest rivalry, they became household names. Almost overnight. Their documentary – “Death of a Gentleman” while shedding light on the drastic fall in  popularity in test cricket, highlighted an unbelievably key component in the future

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Shane Watson, Steven Smith Steer Australia To Semi Final

Two of the semi-final slots have already been occupied as South Africa and India entered the last 4 stage, after defeating Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in the quarters respectively. For the third spot, it was a battle between co-hosts Australia and Asian giants Pakistan as they locked horns in the third quarter-final at the Adelaide

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ICC Cricket World Cup Match Preview: Australia vs Pakistan

The 3rd quarter final of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 – Australia vs Pakistan – is set to be played tomorrow, March 20th, at Adelaide. The match is expected to be a clash of two teams which stand in sharp contrast to each other. While Australia have set and maintained considerably high standards in

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Wahab Riaz Chokes South Africa In Low-Scoring Thriller

Pakistan took on South Africa in their fifth Pool B game in Auckland. In another low-scoring thriller, the Pakistanis emerged victorious by 29 runs, with the Duckworth-Lewis method in action after a couple of rain breaks. After being bowled out for 222, the Pakistani fast bowlers Mohammad Irfan, Rahat Ali and Wahab Riaz put up

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ICC World Cup Points Table: Pakistan Keep Hopes Alive

Day 23 of the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup started with another upset win. South Africa succumbed to an impressive Pakistani bowling attack. Waqar Younis’ men now, have a quarterfinal spot in their reach after their third win in Pool B. As for South Africa the usual questions about their ability to manage a chase

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Pakistan vs South Africa Preview: ICC World Cup 2015

Match 29 of the ICC Cricket World Cup will be played between Pakistan and South Africa in Auckland. While both the teams have been getting wins lately, this Pakistan vs South Africa fixture is expected to be a close game. Team news: Pakistan Having registered two back to back victories, Pakistan seems like a rejuvenated

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Ahmed Shehzad Helps Pakistan Get Back To Winning Ways

Pakistan and UAE, the two lowest ranked teams of pool B, faced each other in match 25 of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. A brilliant batting display by Ahmed Shehzad (93), Haris Sohail (70) and Misbah-ul-Haq (65) helped Pakistan post a massive 339/6. In reply, UAE could only manage 210/8 in 50 overs and

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Wahab Riaz Earns First Points For Pakistan

A fighting knock by Misbah-ul-Haq and an all round performance by Wahab Riaz helped Pakistan beat Zimbabwe by 20 runs. With this win, Pakistan keep their hopes of qualification alive with two matches remaining. The Pakistan bowlers did well to defend a modest total of 235 by bowling the Zimbabweans out for 215. Tendai Chatara

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West Indies vs Pakistan Preview: World Cup 2015

An exciting encounter is on the cards as the Caribbean and Pakistani faithful await the battle of two former World Champions in the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup. Fixture: West Indies vs Pakistan Venue: Hagely Oval, Christchurch Umpires: Marais Erasmus , Nigel Llong, S. Ravi (Third umpire) and Simon Fry (Fourth Umpire) Match Referee: David Boon West Indies Captain: Jason

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Virat Kohli And Shami Help India Beat Pakistan

Subcontinental rivals India and Pakistan locked horns in their first pool B match today, in front of a packed house at the Adelaide oval. India opted to bat first and posted 300-7 from 50 overs. Virat Kohli became the Man of The Match with his score of 107 off 126 balls. In the second innings

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