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featurecricket2 months ago

Key takeaways from England’s loss ft. Rory Burns, Dom Bess, Jonny Bairstow and Stone-Archer-Wood

England took a lead in the series, in Chennai, in the rather most convincing of manners but since then, not only failed to performed but did not even arrive at the venue in the first place. And that obviously, has the whole world talking about where they would go from hereon!
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket2 months ago

From Jack Leach's A+ to Stuart Broad’s F: Grading every English player who featured in the India Tests

Remember that one subject in the fifth semester of College that 90% of the class would end up flunking? Yeah? Well, a vast majority of the English team ended up having their fifth semester moment in the series against India.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket2 months ago

IND vs ENG | 4th Test Day 1 Talking Points - Siraj’s trust in his skill and England’s 'spin hangover'

As the nature of the Ahmedabad pitch took a complete flip, England found their groove in parts but the lapse in concentration resulted in the side bundling out for 205 runs in the first innings. While Siraj bowled like a man possessed, England batsmen's approach was questionable, to say the least.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket2 months ago

'Faith in youth' need of the hour for England as last dance beckons

Dom Sibley averages 21.50 and has passed 20 just once. Ollie Pope averages 18.16, has not passed fifty and has already been dismissed by Ravichandran Ashwin thrice. Zak Crawley has scored a fifty but, barring that one knock, has scores of 9, 8, 5, 13 and 0 in the ongoing sub-continent stretch.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket3 months ago

Questions and selection conundrums loom as England brace for pink ball ‘test’

If, prior to the series, you’d offered Joe Root a deal for England to be all square with India heading into the pink-ball Test, he’d have bitten your hand off.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket3 months ago

IND vs ENG | Chepauk Day 4 Talking Points: Dan Lawrence’s harakiri and Virat Kohli’s proactive day out

On a day that was about to get tough for England, Dan Lawrence didn’t do himself any help with his ‘harakiri’ to send Ravichandran Ashwin out of the ground. After that, it was just a case of formality for the rest of the day, as the Indian spinners wrapped the English batsmen by their spell.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket3 months ago

Under Chris Silverwood, England are learning to love Test cricket again

It isn’t an overnight process, it certainly wasn’t a process that seemed to be happening under the guidance and tutelage of Trevor Bayliss, under whom England failed to keep hold of the Ashes at home in 2019. That changed English cricket, for the good!
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
newscricket5 months ago

BBL fine Chris Lynn, Dan Lawrence and Brisbane Heat after Covid protocol breach

After a thorough investigation into breach in Covid protocol during a Big Bash League game, Brisbane Heat and its players Chris Lynn and Dan Lawrence have been reprimanded with fines. Heat have been fined $50,000, $20,000 suspended for the remainder of the season.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket5 months ago

2+1 is a good step BBL, but you need more quality International stars to make it a tournament

Australia is one of the first countries to venture into the ‘Big Brother’ concept, which now has taken the world by storm, especially Indian households have their eyes turned to their television sets to see their favourite stars tear each other up. You know what else is similar? IPL and the BBL!
Aakash Sivasubramaniam