user tracker image
featurecricket2 days ago

The unsettled Kevin Pietersen- Andrew Strauss saga finally finds closure

Cricket, in its more organic sense, is a team sport that brings together talent, strategy and an unparalleled bond between players who constitute a side. But some tales from the beautiful sport defy the true essence of it and takes us to the uglier side of it; like the one England cricket witnessed.
Sritama Panda
newscricket9 days ago

Willing to play as much cricket as possible, reveals Eoin Morgan

England skipper Eoin Morgan has stated that he would be willing to play as much cricket as possible, should the ECB reschedule the postponed matches and restart cricket in the country next month. Last month, the ECB confirmed that it would be suspending all forms of cricket in England till May 28.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket20 days ago

Tried reviewing first-ball wide in WC final super over, reveals Jofra Archer

English Pacer Jofra Archer has revealed that he tried to review first-ball wide in World Cup final super over as he felt the umpire erred in the call. Archer, who had only made his international debut a month prior to the World Cup, bowled the Three Lions to their first ever World Cup title.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

It would have been tragic if Eoin Morgan had decided to step down, feels Chris Silverwood

England coach Chris Silverwood felt it would have been 'tragic' if Eoin Morgan had decided to stand down as limited-overs captain after their historic World Cup triumph. He was heavily impressed with the results and puts the series win into context with the T20 world cup looming on the horizon.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

Alex Hales needs to regain faith of side to return, states Eoin Morgan

England skipper Eoin Morgan shared that opener Alex Hales, who served a three-week ban ahead of the World Cup, needs to regain the trust of the side so as to be back in the mix again. Hales impressed one and all with his clean striking at the BBL where he finished as the second-highest run-getter.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

England side fined 20% match fee for slow over-rate against South Africa

England, even if chased down the given target in Centurion as they sealed a thrilling 2-1 series win against South Africa, have been fined 20 percent of their match fees for slow over-rate offence in the final T20I. The Eoin Morgan-led side made a come-back after losing the first T20I by one run.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

SA vs ENG | Jos Buttler will continue to open in T20 cricket, confirms Eoin Morgan

Eoin Morgan has restated that Jos Buttler, whose batting position has been a point of debate, will continue to bat up-front in T20s. Morgan lavished praise on Buttler, who scored a fifty in the third T20I, and described the 29-year-old as ‘one of England’s greatest ever white-ball cricketers’.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket2 months ago

England in dire need of doing away with Jos Buttler experiment for own good

Sometimes you tend to look at experiments - or strategic moves - by captains on a cricket field and, no matter what potential it has to be successful, you get a gut feeling that it just is wrong. The tactic to elevate Jos Buttler to the opening slot in T20Is seems like an epitome of such a move.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket2 months ago

SA vs ENG | Our temperament got tested under pressure and that is great for England, says Eoin Morgan

Eoin Morgan has hailed the agonising one-run loss to South Africa in the series opener as a great learning experience for his side ahead of the T20 World Cup. Morgan shared that the win was in their pocket but the two brilliant overs from Lungi Ngidi changed the complexion of the game.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

Hoping to be there for next two T20 World Cups, shares Eoin Morgan

England skipper Eoin Morgan shared that the next T20 World Cups are his prime focus now as he looks to capitalize on his recent form, both with the bat and as a leader. Morgan looks forward to groom the incoming generation of players for the 2023 World Cup the same way as his World Cup winning side.
SportsCafe Desk