newscricket1 month ago

Ben Stokes, Kagiso Rabada shortlisted among ICC Test Cricketer of the Year nominees

International Cricket Council (ICC) have announced their nominees for the Test cricketer of the year 2022 and the list includes four top-notch Test cricketers. The list includes Ben Stokes, Jonny Bairstow, Usman Khawaja, and Kagiso Rabada who have been consistent throughout the year.
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newscricket1 month ago

Punjab Kings squad for IPL 2023

Punjab Kings formed a star-studded squad in the IPL 2022 and adopted an ultra-aggressive batting approach but all the tactics were thrown out of the window as they finished sixth on the points table. Going into the auction, PBKS released several players and opted for an overhaul of the batting unit.
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newscricket5 months ago

Jonny Bairstow to miss the upcoming T20 World Cup after injuring himself whilst playing golf

Jonny Bairstow has been ruled out of England's third Test match against South Africa but more importantly, of the upcoming T20 World Cup in Australia scheduled for later this year. Bairstow sustained a lower limb injury in a freak accident whilst playing golf on Friday in Leeds confirmed the ECB.
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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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newscricket7 months ago

ENG vs IND 2022, 3rd ODI | Internet reacts to ‘returning’ Mohammed Siraj coming all gun blazing to send English top order in disarray

Ahead of the series decider versus England, the Indian fans were all shocked when they heard their beloved Jasprit Bumrah is set to miss the crucial contest due to a back spasm. However, they all turned into happy faces when Mohammed Siraj -- Bumrah's replacement -- tore the English top order apart.
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newscricket7 months ago

IND vs ENG 2022 | Jonny Bairstow going through hot streak that batters go once or twice in their career, reckons Michael Vaughan

Michael Vaughan has praised Jonny Bairstow for his sublime form in the Test cricket recently saying he is in the middle of a hot streak which a batter goes through rarely. Vaughan also stated that Bairstow’s form has forced Joe Root to get barely mentioned in spite of his quality knocks.
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newscricket7 months ago

ICC Test Batting Rankings | Rishabh Pant moves up to fifth place, Virat Kohli out of top 10

Riding on his impressive outings in the rescheduled fifth Test between England and India, Jonny Bairstow and Rishabh Pant have moved up in the latest ICC Men's Test Player Rankings for batters. However, Virat Kohli has not found a place among the top 10 for the first time in six years.
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newscricket7 months ago

IND vs ENG 2022 | Trying to rewrite how Test cricket is played in England, asserts Ben Stokes

After levelling the five-match series 2-2 with a seven-wicket win over India on July 5, England captain Ben Stokes has remarked they are trying to pull off an aggressive brand of Test cricket at home for the first time. Under Stokes, England have now chased 250+ scores four successive times.
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newscricket7 months ago

IND vs ENG, 5th Test | Internet reacts to England beating India by 7 wickets to register famous win and level series

England defeated India to register a famous win which will be remembered for a long time on the back of some brilliant batting from Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow. Both English batters scored centuries and were unbeaten to make sure India was denied a series win in the final Test match of the series.
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newscricket7 months ago

IND vs ENG 2022 | Refused to invite Virat Kohli for dinner, jokes Jonny Bairstow

Jonny Bairstow spoke in good humour after a heated on-field altercation with Virat Kohli on Sunday, joking he won’t invite the former Indian skipper for dinner. He went on to acknowledge the good relationship the two players share and said he relishes such closely fought encounters.
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