England captain Eoin Morgan went on a six-hitting spree to take his side to a series win in a high-scoring third and final Twenty20 International against South Africa at SuperSport Park on Sunday. Morgan slammed seven sixes in an innings of 57 not out off 22 balls as England chased down South Africa's 222 for six with five wickets and five balls to spare. "It's a nice note to leave this tour on," said Morgan. But Morgan had sympathy for the bowlers on a day when a capacity crowd were peppered with 28 sixes as the batsmen took advantage of a true pitch and the thin air of the South African highveld. "It was a helluva game," said Morgan. "You have to commend both sides' bowlers. It's not the easiest ground to bowl on, especially with a wicket like this." … [Read more...] about South Africa vs England: Eoin Morgan Guides England To T20I Series Win Over South Africa
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Doull reflects, "Our pitches have never turned, so that's the one way I think we can create results around Test matches. We have had some green ones when I played but certainly, when we came up against the different types of oppositions, I think the pitches changed a little bit. If you had a very high-quality Pakistan bowling attack or high-quality South African bowling attack during that time, then they weren't as green and nowadays with India touring, when you look at the quality of their bowling attack I don't imagine it would be as green either." … [Read more...] about India in New Zealand Tests: To bat first or field?
India will play 22 Tests at home in the next five years and a tri-series has not yet been scheduled in the upcoming FTP. According to information obtained from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), India are to play 102 games in the next five years out of which two seasons will have very few home games. A top BCCI official said that as of now there is no tri-series slotted in the Future Tours Programme (FTP) for the next five years and if the broadcasters are worried about the likelihood of having to pay a similar amount for non-India games, he cannot help. According to information available with this paper, India are to play 18 games in the upcoming season of 2018-19. In 2020-21, they will have even fewer games – just 14. But there will be 26 matches in 2019-20, 21 in 2021-22 and 23 in 2022-23. As mentioned before, of the 102 games, 22 are Tests and the marquee series will be against Australia 2018 and 2022, against England in 2020 and against South Africa in 2019 … [Read more...] about India to host 22 Tests and 102 games in next five years
"... when you become Test champions, I would say it is more than winning an ODI or a T20 World Cup. The reason is, this format is the ultimate format," Pujara, who last played a limited-overs match for India in 2014, said during the latest episode of ''Inspiration'' on India Today. … [Read more...] about Winning ICC Test Championship is bigger achievement than claiming ODI or T20 World Cup title: Pujara
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