featurecricket6 hours ago

Ashes 2019 | Headingley Day 2 Talking Points - Australia's professional pace battery and England's unfortunate identity

One session was all that it took for England's Ashes hopes to come crashing down as a morning session of mayhem saw the hosts getting bundled out for no more than 67 runs. Meanwhile, Marnus Labuschagne wore his Steve Smith mask yet again as he posted his third consecutive fifty of the series.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket7 hours ago

8 Things you missed | From David Warner's dance moves to Jofra Archer throwing watermelon

After getting bowled out for 179, Australia wreaked havoc on day 2 at Headingley. We know that you failed to notice these incidents as you were busy watching all the conventional and obvious things elsewhere. But don't worry! We were watching the entire match and we have everything covered for you.
Soumil Khare
newscricket8 hours ago

VIDEO | English players mock "grandpa" Jofra Archer as he limps off the field with cramps

In cricket, one day can make a massive difference, and in case you doubt the fact, all you need to do is ask Jofra Archer about it. On Thursday, he'd picked up his maiden fifer and was unstoppable, and today, as he walked off the field "injured", he was sarcastically mocked by his fellow mates.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket11 hours ago

Reports | Waqar Younis applies for vacant Pakistani bowling coach role

Former Pakistani pace ace Waqar Younis has reportedly applied for the vacant position of the Pakistani bowling coach role which was previously held by Azhar Mahmood. The pacer previously had multiple stints with the country as the bowling coach, while also being the head coach on two occasions.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket12 hours ago

Twitter reacts as Australia run riot at Headingley

It's hard to compute the disaster at Headingley. Australia took 27.5 overs and folded England for 67 with Josh Hazlewood being the destroyer in chief. Fans on Twitter went mental and reacted on England's shambolic batting collapse and appreciated Australia for their terrific bowling performance.
Soumil Khare
featurecricketa day ago

Ashes 2019 | Headingley Day 1 Talking Points - David Warner's Ashes warning and the Jofra Archer Juggernaut

Three days was all that separated the Lord's and the Headingley Tests, but it felt like both teams picked up the pieces exactly from where they left off as they traded blows with each other on an exhilarating Day 1. The English weather did try to steal the limelight, but it failed miserably.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricketa day ago

VIDEO | Pat Cummins left in disbelief as ultra-edge shows spike despite ball not making contact with bat

Two things in this Ashes have so far given us more talking points than anything else - Decision Review System (DRS) and umpiring. Once again, both came under the scanner today as Pat Cummins was ruled out by the third umpire under bizarre circumstances which might raise questions over ultra-edge.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa day ago

Twitter explodes as Jofra Archer blows Australia away by taking his maiden fifer in Test cricket

A day that almost went wrong because of rain turned out to be a perfect day for England as they folded Australia for just 179 and all credit goes to Jofra Archer who took his maiden five-fer. Twitter went berserk after witnessing Archer's stunning bowling performance and reacted on the same.
Soumil Khare
newscricketa day ago

Rahul Dravid always emphasized on mental toughness ahead of big matches, reveals Shubman Gill

Indian teenage sensation Shubman Gill has revealed that his mentor Rahul Dravid has always helped him tighten up his mental toughness ahead of big matches. He further revealed that Dravid adviced him to stick to his natural, aggressive style of play which has given him immense success.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa day ago

Sri Lanka to return to Pakistan to play limited-over matches

10 years after the terrorist attacks in Pakistan and for the first time since 2017, the Lankans are set to return to the country again to play three limited-over matches. While the tour also consists of two Tests, it is highly likely to be played in Pakistan due to security concerns.
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