newscricket2 months ago

PAK vs ENG | Twitter reacts as Multan Test likely to be a cliffhanger following Pakistan’s valiant comeback on Day 3

On Day 3 of the second Test against England, Pakistan picked up five wickets for 73 at Multan Cricket Stadium to set a target of 355 for themselves. At stumps, they closed on 198/4, requiring 157 more runs to level the three-match series before they head to Karachi for the third and final contest.
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newscricket2 months ago

PAK vs ENG | Twitter reacts as England seamers' jaffas catch Mohammed Rizwan and Babar Azam with identically shocked faces

Bowlers produce magic moments in Test cricket, which leave fans in awe from nowhere. However, on a spin-friendly Multan track, the way England seamers James Anderson and Ollie Robinson bowled against Pakistan on Day 3, that led even Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan to be stunned following dismissals.
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newscricket5 months ago

ENG vs SA 2022 | Brendon McCullum has been a breath of fresh air, lauds James Anderson

James Anderson has heaped praise on Brendon McCullum, saying the Kiwi has brought positive energy in the dressing room ever since he has taken charge as England Test team's head coach. England have been making headlines more often than not since the McCullum-Ben Stokes partnership has begun.
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newscricket5 months ago

Stuart Broad equals Glenn McGrath’s tally, becomes second-most successful pacer in Tests

On Saturday during England’s third Test match versus South Africa, Stuart Broad equaled Glenn McGrath’s tally to become the joint second-highest wicket-taking pacer in Test cricket’s history. Having taken 563 wickets in 159 Tests, Broad has also become the fifth-most successful bowler in Tests.
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newscricket5 months ago

ENG vs SA 2022 | England remain unchanged for third Test versus South Africa

England have picked an unchanged 14-member squad for the third and deciding Test match against South Africa at The Oval starting September 8. The Ben Stokes-led side, after an embarrassing defeat in the series opener, came back with an innings-and-85-run victory to level the series 1-1.
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newscricket5 months ago

James Anderson gets 950th international wicket, becomes most successful fast bowler across formats

Against South Africa on Saturday, James Anderson broke Glenn McGrath’s record for most wickets by a fast bowler on the international stage with his 950th wicket at Old Trafford. Anderson achieved the feat by dismissing Simon Harmer as England levelled the series with an innings and 85-run victory.
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newscricket5 months ago

WATCH | ‘Eternal’ James Anderson makes a mockery of Dean Elgar’s defence at Old Trafford

In cricket, usually, players' forms begin to dip when they go on the wrong side of the 30s but it has not been the case for James Anderson. Anderson, 40-year-young, produced a stunning delivery on Saturday during England's Test versus South Africa at Old Trafford to clean up Dean Elgar in style.
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newscricket5 months ago

ENG vs SA 2022 | James Anderson becomes first Test player with 100 home caps

James Anderson keeps plucking away at international records even at the age of 40, becoming the first player to play 100 Tests on home soil when he took the field against South Africa on Thursday. The pacer ended up with three wickets in a dominant display, edging closer to Shane Warne's tally.
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newscricket6 months ago

ENG vs SA 2022 | Stuart Broad scripts history, becomes second player to take 100 Test wickets at Lord’s

On Thursday, Stuart Broad has become the second player to take 100 Test wickets at the Lord’s, joining his partner-in-crime James Anderson, who was on-field to welcome him in celebration. Broad created the feat by dismissing Kyle Verreynne during England’s first Test match against South Africa.
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newscricket6 months ago

WATCH | ‘Determined’ Dean Elgar gets cleaned up by James Anderson in a bizarre manner at Lord’s

Oftentimes, cricket fields produce the strangest of dismissals which bring laughter to many faces even when the contests are not equally poised. Such an incident took place at Lord's during England's first Test versus South Africa when Dean Elgar was dismissed by James Anderson in a peculiar manner.
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