Welsh Fire vs Birmingham Phoenix - Match 12

Author: Shreyas
13 Aug 2022 04:57:03
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Welsh Fire vs Birmingham Phoenix - 12th Match of The Hundred Men's Competition 2022, at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, Wales

Weather Forecast
Partly Cloudy - 33°C

1. TOURNAMENT STATS AND INFO

(i) Points Table Scenario

WEF - 2 - 0w/2l (8th)
BMP - 2 - 1w/1l (4th)

(ii) Toss Based Analysis

Welsh Fire (WEF)

1. David Miller
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3(7)

2. Leus Du Plooy
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

3. Ollie Pope
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 10(10)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0(4)

4. Sam Hain
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 9(9)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

5. Tom Banton
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 6(8)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 15(21)

6. Jacob Bethell
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

7. Joshua Cobb
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 5(6)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 11(7)

8. Matthew Critchley
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

9. Ryan Higgins
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 11(18)&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 6(5)*&2w

10. Ben Duckett
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 40(31)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 25(16)

11. Joe Clarke
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0(4)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 37(29)

12. Noor Ahmad
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 9(4)*&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

13. Adam Zampa
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 10(10)*&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 14(11)*&1w

14. David Payne
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

15. George Scrimshaw
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

16. Jake Ball
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w

17. Naseem Shah
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

Birmingham Phoenix (BMP)

1. Moeen Ali
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 35(21)&1w,  17(12)&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

2. Chris Benjamin
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 4(9), 17(12)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

3. Henry Brookes
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 5w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

4. Brett D'Oliveira
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

5. Miles Hammond
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 28(19), 1(1)*
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

6. Tom Helm
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

7. Benny Howell
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 11(10)&0w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

8. Jack Leach
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

9. Liam Livingstone
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 47(28)&1w, 21(20)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

10. Adam Milne
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

11. Dan Mousley
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2(3)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

12. Kane Richardson
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 3w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

13. Will Smeed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 7(8), 101(50)*
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

14. Imran Tahir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

15. Graeme Van Buuren
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1(2)*&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

16. Matthew Wade
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 10(6)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

2. VENUE AND PITCH INFO

Venue - Sophia Gardens, Cardiff

(i) Total Matches - T20s

Overall - 140

Avg 1st Innings - 157
Avg 2nd Innings - 138

Highest total - 216/5 (Glamorgan vs Hampshire - 30th August'2019)

(ii) Performance of both teams on this ground

WEF - 5 - 3w/2l
BMP - Not Played Yet

(iii) Top Performers on this venue from the current squads - T20s

WEF

Ryan Higgins - 44th highest run scorer (156), Avg (26) - 9M/9I
Ben Duckett - 54th highest run scorer (137), Avg (22.83) - 6M/6I
Tom Banton - 56th highest run scorer (133), Avg (19) - 7M/7I
David Miller - 59th highest run scorer (129), Avg (43) - 7M/5I
Leus Du Plooy - 83rd highest run scorer (99), Avg (33) - 3M/3I

Ryan Higgins - 19th highest wicket taker (12), Avg (18), SR (12.6) - 9M/9I
David Payne - 33rd highest wicket taker (10), Avg (32), SR (24) - 12M/12I

BMP

Moeen Ali - 48th highest run scorer (143), Avg (47.67) - 4M/4I
Benny Howell - 63rd highest run scorer (123), Avg (24.60) - 10M/8I

Benny Howell - 19th highest wicket taker (12), Avg (20), SR (15) - 10M/9I

(iv) Recent Matches on this venue

1) Oval Invincibles vs Welsh Fire - 7th August'2022
158/5 vs 119/6 (WEF won by 4 wkts)

Pacers - 4w+3w=7w
Spinners - 1w+3w=4w

2) Somerset vs Hampshire - 24th June'2022
75/6 vs 59/5 (SOM won by 16 runs - Match reduced to 7 overs)

Pacers - 4w+5w=9w
Spinners - 2w+0w=2w

3) Middlesex vs Glamorgan - 21st June'2022
171/7 vs 172/2 (GLA won by 8 wkts)

Pacers - 5w+1w=6w
Spinners - 1w+1w=2w

4) Sussex vs Glamorgan - 19th June'2022
149/8 vs 151/6 (GLA won by 4 wkts)

Pacers - 7w+6w=13w
Spinners - 1w+0w=1w

5) Hampshire vs Glamorgan - 10th June'2022
134/4 vs 125/10 (HAM won by 9 runs)

Pacers - 3w+8w=11w
Spinners - 1w+2w=3w

6) Glamorgan vs Gloucestershire - 7th June'2022
158/8 vs 159/5 (GLO won by 5 wkts)

Pacers - 6w+4w=10w
Spinners - 2w+1w=3w

7) Essex vs Glamorgan - 2nd June'2022
113/9 vs 114/4 (GLA won by 6 wkts)

Pacers - 8w+1w=9w
Spinners - 0w+2w=2w

8) London Spirits vs Welsh Fire - 18th August'2021
163/5 vs 165/7 (WEF won by 3 wkts)

Pacers - 4w+6w=10w
Spinners - 1w+1w=2w

9) Welsh Fire vs Trent Rockets - 6th August'2021
139/8 vs 140/4 (TRR won by 6 wkts)

Pacers - 6w+2w=8w
Spinners - 1w+2w=3w

SUMMARY

Pacers
1st Innings - 47w
2nd Innings - 36w

Spinners
1st Innings - 10w
2nd Innings - 12w

Overall
83w:22w (Pacers:Spinners)

(v) Toss Based Analysis on this venue

Welsh Fire (WEF)

1. David Miller
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 47(35)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 72(46)*, 7(6), 0(0)*, 3(7)

2. Leus Du Plooy
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 43(22), 30(22)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 26(23)

3. Ollie Pope
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 28(17)*, 60(45), 0(4)

4. Sam Hain
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 35(33)*

5. Tom Banton
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 34(23), 15(10), 5(6), 0(1)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 64(34), 0(2), 15(21)

6. Jacob Bethell
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

7. Joshua Cobb
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 11(16)&2w, 2(7)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 28(15)*&0w, 11(7)

8. Matthew Critchley
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 30(17)*&1w, 38(26)&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0(3)&1w

9. Ryan Higgins
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 16(23)&2w, 22(16)*&2w, 1(1)*&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 37(29)&0w, 37(27)&1w, 29(25)&0w, 8(7)&3w, 0(1)&1w, 6(5)*&2w

10. Ben Duckett
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 53(34), 32(21), 12(13)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 9(7), 6(5), 25(16)

11. Joe Clarke
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 58(31), 37(29)

12. Noor Ahmad
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

13. Adam Zampa
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 14(12)*&1w

14. David Payne
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 0w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 2w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 1w

15. George Scrimshaw
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

16. Jake Ball
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 0w

17. Naseem Shah
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

Birmingham Phoenix (BMP)

1. Moeen Ali
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 41(30)&0w, 2(10)&1w, 72(46)*&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 28(17)&1w

2. Chris Benjamin
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

3. Henry Brookes
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

4. Brett D'Oliveira
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

5. Miles Hammond
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 6(4)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 21(10), 0(1), 17(14), 31(22)

6. Tom Helm
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w

7. Benny Howell
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 26(32)&0w, 13(7), 30(15)&3w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w, 11(7)*&0w, 0w, 22(13)&3w, 15(9)&1w, 5(2)*&1w, 1(3)*&2w

8. Jack Leach
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

9. Liam Livingstone
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0(1)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 29(26)*, 18(10)

10. Adam Milne
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

11. Dan Mousley
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

12. Kane Richardson
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

13. Will Smeed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2(5), 7(10), 3(5)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

14. Imran Tahir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 2w

15. Graeme Van Buuren
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 15(5)*&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3w, 0w, 0w

16. Matthew Wade
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2(2)

3. HEAD TO HEAD

(i) Overall
1 - 1w/0l (In favour of BMP)

(ii) On This Venue
Not Played Yet

(iii) Recent Head to Head Matches

1) Birmingham Phoenix vs Welsh Fire - 9th August'2021
184/5 vs 91/10 (BMP won by 93 runs)

Will Smeed - 65(38)*
Moeen Ali - 59(28) & 1w
Liam Livingstone - 31(19)
Imran Tahir - 5w
Benny Howell - 2w
Adam Milne - 1w
Ben Duckett - 16(10)
David Payne - 3w

(iv) Toss Based Analysis (H2H)

Welsh Fire (WEF)

1. David Miller
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

2. Leus Du Plooy
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1(3)

3. Ollie Pope
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

4. Sam Hain
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

5. Tom Banton
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0(4)

6. Jacob Bethell
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

7. Joshua Cobb
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

8. Matthew Critchley
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

9. Ryan Higgins
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

10. Ben Duckett
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 16(10)

11. Joe Clarke
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

12. Noor Ahmad
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

13. Adam Zampa
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

14. David Payne
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3w

15. George Scrimshaw
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

16. Jake Ball
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

17. Naseem Shah
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

Birmingham Phoenix (BMP)

1. Moeen Ali
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 59(28)&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

2. Chris Benjamin
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 3(5)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

3. Henry Brookes
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

4. Brett D'Oliveira
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

5. Miles Hammond
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 7(3)*
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

6. Tom Helm
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

7. Benny Howell
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 6(3)&2w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

8. Jack Leach
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

9. Liam Livingstone
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 31(19)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

10. Adam Milne
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

11. Dan Mousley
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

12. Kane Richardson
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

13. Will Smeed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 65(38)*
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

14. Imran Tahir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 5w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

15. Graeme Van Buuren
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

16. Matthew Wade
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

4. SQUAD INFO WITH DETAILING

A) WELSH FIRE (WEF) SQUAD:

OUT - Jonny Bairstow

Probable XI

1) Tom Banton - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 15, 6, 126, 12, 57, 73, 9, 39, 0, 54

2) Joe Clarke - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 37, 0, 1, 0, 5, 14, 95, 0, 51, 47, 5, 38

3) Ben Duckett - LHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 25, 40, 7, 0, 241, 44, 85, 62*, 53*, 37r 1w, 10

4) Ollie Pope - RHB
Last 10 - 0, 10, 65, 52, 26, 4*, 11, 10, 0, 5, 82, 37*, 145, 18

5) David Miller - LHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 3, 22, 8, 12, 24*, 22, 55*, 9

6) Josh Cobb - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 11, 5, 9r 0w, 26, 4r 1w, 53r 1w, 88r 1w, 9r 1w, 13*, 17r 1w

7) Ryan Higgins - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 6r 2w, 11r 0w, 50r 0w, 17r 1w, 11r 2w, 63r 3w, 14r 2w, 0r 1w, 5r 1w, 11r 3w, 9r 3w, 0w, 43r 0w

8) George Scrimshaw - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 1w, 2w, 0w, 8r 2w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 1w, 0w, 1w, 2w

9) David Payne - RHB, LFM
Last 10 - 1w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 40r 0w, 4w, 0w, 3w, 1w, 1w, 3w

10) Jake Ball - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 0w, 1w, 0w, 3w, 4w, 3w, 3w, 0w, 4w, 2w

11) Adam Zampa - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 14r 1w, 10r 0w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 4w, 3w, 0w, 1w, 1w

BENCH

12) Matthew Critchley - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 4r 2w, 21r 1w, 8r 1w, 7r 1w, 1w, 12r 1w, 8r 0w, 34r 2w, 1r 3w, 14r 3w, 18r 2w, 38r 1w

13) Noor Ahmad - RHB, LWS
Last 10 - 9r 0w, 2w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 4w, 2w, 0w, 0w, 13r 1w

14) Naseem Shah - RHB, RF
Last 10 - 3w, 18r 2w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 2w, 10r 2w, 2w, 1w, 19r 1w, 0w

15) Jacob Bethell - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 7w, 14r 4w, 6r 0w, 0w, 7, 21, 17, 2, 7r 1w, 8r 0w, 14, 5

16) Sam Hain - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 9, 27, 96, 99, 16, 0, 20, 11, 9, 25, 0, 18

17) Leus Du Plooy - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 38, 6, 5, 11, 122*, 134, 0, 2, 9, 4, 3, 2, 35, 16*

Safe C/VC choices
Ryan Higgins, Ben Duckett

B) BIRMINGHAM PHOENIX (BMP) SQUAD:

Probable XI

1) Miles Hammond - LHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 1*, 28, 25, 17r 0w, 38, 169r 0w, 10r 0w, 20r 0w, 12, 18, 37, 58*, 0

2) Will Smeed - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 101*, 7, 9, 0, 90, 18, 98, 6, 3, 43

3) Moeen Ali - LHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 17r 0w, 35r 1w, 3r 1w, 28r 1w, 52r 1w, 0w, 6r 2w, 3r 1w, 34r 0w, 47r 1w

4) Liam Livingstone - RHB, Offbreak/Legbreak
Last 10 - 21, 47r 1w, 3, 18, 5, 0w, 38, 10r 2w, 27r 0w, 33r 1w

5) Matthew Wade - LHB, WK
Last 10 - 10, 13*, 26*, 8, 35, 16, 20, 10, 12

6) Chris Benjamin - RHB, RM, WK
Last 10 - 17, 4, 7, 38, 7, 9, 7, 24, 10, 35, 10, 14, 10

7) Benny Howell - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 1w, 11r 0w, 40r 3w, 0w, 8r 1w, 5r 2w, 34r 0w, 2r 0w, 42r 2w

8) Kane Richardson - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 3w, 0w, 0w, 4w, 1w, 2w, 2w, 3w, 1w, 5r 1w

9) Henry Brookes - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 5w, 3w, 27r 0w, 27r 0w, 8r 0w, 1w, 2w, 0w, 0w, 7r 2w, 55r 1w, 21r 1w, 1w

10) Tom Helm - RHB, RF
Last 10 - 1w, 2w, 51r 0w, 2w, 5w, 43r 4w, 50r 2w, 1w, 2w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 2w

11) Imran Tahir - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 0w, 0w, 10r 0w, 0w, 2w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 3w

BENCH

12) Dan Mousley - LHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 2, 0, 2, 16r 0w, 11r 0w, 9r 1w, 41, 63r 1w, 125r 0w, 97, 53r 1w, 47r 2w, 198r 4w

13) Brett D'Oliveira - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 21r 1w, 5, 33*, 5r 1w, 33r 4w, 3r 0w, 7, 0, 3, 10, 100r 0w

14) Jack Leach - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 0w, 0w, 16r 1w, 0w, 1w, 8r 5w, 5w, 2w, 1w, 13r 1w, 5w, 3w, 34r 1w, 2w, 6r 0w, 17r 0w

15) Adam Milne - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 0w, 21r 1w, 25r 2w, 3r 3w, 0w, 50r 2w, 16r 1w, 8r 1w, 0w, 7r 1w

16) Graeme Van Buuren - RHB, LAO
Last 10 - 1r 0w, 14, 127r 0w, 58*, 29, 34r 0w, 12, 52, 128r 0w, 0r 3w, 20r 1w, 2w, 4, 15r 1w, 21r 1w, 24r 0w, 5r 0w

Safe C/VC choices
Moeen Ali, Liam Livingstone

Differential GL C/VC choices

WEF - Josh Cobb, Tom Banton, Adam Zampa, Ollie Pope
Risky - Joe Clarke, David Miller

BMP - Will Smeed, Benny Howell, Matthew Wade, Henry Brookes
Risky - Kane Richardson, Tom Helm

 

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Siraj is expected to link up with the squad later today in Guwahati
Thu, 29 Sep 2022 13:09:16
Fast bowler to undergo fresh scans; final call on World Cup participation likely after a few days as medical team gauges fastest recovery period
Wed, 28 Sep 2022 18:30:35
South Africa never recovered from falling to 9 for 5, as Deepak Chahar, Arshdeep Singh and Harshal Patel took seven wickets between them
Wed, 28 Sep 2022 09:44:48
Axar Patel moves to 18th among bowlers, while Harry Brook and Ben Duckett also move up in the batters' list
Thu, 29 Sep 2022 06:53:44
Arshdeep has linked up with the main squad, while Hooda, Hardik and Bhuvneshwar are at the NCA for different reasons
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 13:31:22
Shardul Thakur also chipped in with 33-ball 51 before the hosts bowled New Zealand A out for 178
Wed, 28 Sep 2022 12:33:14
Three matches this late aren't likely to have much of a bearing on T20 World Cup plans, beyond the usual dotting of the i's and crossing of the t's
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 09:31:59
Harmanpreet, Mandhana and Renuka have made big gains after India's 3-0 series sweep over England
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 15:57:31
"I told our physio and doctor, 'if this was a World Cup final, how would I react'?"
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 16:11:24
It is understood that Shahbaz Ahmed and Shreyas Iyer have been called up to the squad
Fri, 30 Sep 2022 14:10:48
Heather Knight, however, has said that the Indians hadn't warned the batter and were "lying" about it
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 04:39:26
India captain also throws weight behind Harshal and Bumrah, and is confident the team will get over their death-over woes
Sun, 25 Sep 2022 16:52:08
Says he "did not how to cope" with missing out for India, but having time off because of injury helped him get into a better bowling rhythm
Sun, 25 Sep 2022 13:09:57
Rachin Ravindra, Joe Carter score fifties but find little support from others as India A romp home with 16 overs to spare
Sun, 25 Sep 2022 16:12:21
Jaiswal appeared to be consistently sledging South Zone batter Ravi Teja
Sun, 25 Sep 2022 10:14:08
Set a huge target of 529, South Zone were all out for 234 in the first session of the fifth day
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 05:13:53
Cameron Green, Tim David's fifties in vain as India hunt down 187-run target
Fri, 30 Sep 2022 07:56:16
England players express disappointment with final act of Lord's ODI
Sat, 24 Sep 2022 16:27:06
South Zone's batting crumbled around Rohan Kunnummal's 93 in the chase
Sun, 25 Sep 2022 11:53:22
"I have to [keep my emotions in check] because I can't come with emotion on the cricket field - my character is ruthless"
Fri, 30 Sep 2022 07:57:18
England were nine down and needed 17 off 39 when Deepti ran the non-striker out
Sat, 24 Sep 2022 09:13:38
"It was the first T20 World Cup, so no one knew what it was about"
Sat, 24 Sep 2022 08:23:48
The two teams will hope to give their T20 World Cup plans a little more shape in the deciding game in Hyderabad
Fri, 23 Sep 2022 13:50:09
Opener attacks Sai Kishore and K Gowtham to put South Zone under pressure on day three in Coimbatore
Fri, 23 Sep 2022 21:08:25
Wade and Zampa put up a fight, but Australia couldn't overcome disadvantage of batting first in truncated game
Fri, 23 Sep 2022 13:11:46
"Let that [women's IPL] announcement happen officially, and then I will decide," she says of the future
Fri, 23 Sep 2022 06:01:17
Will Sourav Ganguly and Jay Shah be re-elected given they are now eligible for an extra term? Also on the agenda: ICC tax matters
Thu, 22 Sep 2022 17:39:00
Three-fors from Unadkat and Atit Sheth ensured West Zone were still in the game at stumps on day two
Thu, 22 Sep 2022 14:49:35
"I am bowling well and getting wickets again, so definitely looking forward to their call when they want my services"
Thu, 22 Sep 2022 12:45:47
Bumrah, if fully fit, could replace Umesh in the XI, while Australia are likely to remain unchanged
Thu, 22 Sep 2022 10:53:32
The BCCI is also launching a girls' Under-15 one-day tournament from this season
Thu, 22 Sep 2022 05:11:12
The top-order trio of Jaiswal, Panchal and Rahane fell for single-digit scores to the South Zone quicks
Thu, 22 Sep 2022 03:29:03
India captain confirms series finale will be veteran fast bowler's international swansong
Thu, 22 Sep 2022 03:07:24
England fall well short in pursuit of 334 and bid to prevent dead rubber at Lord's
Wed, 21 Sep 2022 15:28:40
Hazlewood remains the No. 1-ranked T20I bowler after picking up two wickets in the Mohali T20I
Wed, 21 Sep 2022 12:28:42
The dates the 2023 final are not public yet, but ESPNcricinfo understands it will be held before the Ashes
Wed, 21 Sep 2022 07:56:29
Taniya Bhatia and Simran Bahadur are the standby players for the squad of 15
Wed, 21 Sep 2022 09:33:19
The top four teams on the table will advance to semi-finals; tournament final slated for October 15
Tue, 20 Sep 2022 18:30:58
Bumrah-less India pay for lax fielding and death bowling as Rahul and Hardik's fifties go in vain
Tue, 20 Sep 2022 13:37:04
They will join the Ajinkya Rahane-led squad for the Duleep Trophy final against South Zone in Coimbatore
Tue, 20 Sep 2022 11:22:26
She has also moved to No. 7 among ODI batters, while Harmanpreet has gained in both the T20I and ODI tables too
Mon, 19 Sep 2022 17:08:32
"The most important thing for the player in the dressing room is what his captain, what his coach, and what his players think of him"
Tue, 20 Sep 2022 09:50:15
Australia are expected to hand a T20I cap to Tim David, while Pant has something to prove for India
Sun, 18 Sep 2022 14:12:12
Joe Carter's fourth-innings century in vain for New Zealand A in Bengaluru
Sun, 18 Sep 2022 15:31:30
He says the backing from the team management has helped "take a bit of pressure off" as he makes a return to India's squad
Sun, 18 Sep 2022 11:52:13
"There is no confusion. We are very clear about what KL brings to us," Rohit says
Mon, 19 Sep 2022 02:59:37
The hosts were 94 for 5 and 128 for 6 before a late-order rally took them up towards a decent score but it wasn't enough
Sun, 18 Sep 2022 08:08:30
The fast bowler, who has sustained a groin injury, will be replaced by Rishi Dhawan in the India A squad
Tue, 20 Sep 2022 13:55:50
Shami who is part of India's squad to face Australia on Tuesday has not travelled with the team to Mohali, the venue of the first T20I
Sat, 17 Sep 2022 09:02:38
The Impact Player concept is set to offer teams greater tactical flexibility than the BBL's X-Factor rule
Sun, 18 Sep 2022 05:21:58
He has returned to begin his treatment and rehabilitation at the NCA in Bengaluru
Mon, 19 Sep 2022 09:05:43
Prithvi Shaw, Ruturaj Gaikwad, KS Bharat, Umran Malik, Shahbaz Ahmed, Rahul Tripathi, Kuldeep Yadav, among others, are in the squad
Fri, 16 Sep 2022 15:35:09
"I look forward to the challenge and respect the need for results"
Thu, 15 Sep 2022 17:12:40
Modern day greats advise bowlers to use the bounce to their advantage
Fri, 16 Sep 2022 11:04:47
Batter highlights, quite eloquently, the challenges of shifting from white-ball cricket to red-ball cricket
Sun, 18 Sep 2022 17:25:22
Simon Katich takes over as head coach at MI Cape Town in the SA20 league, Hashim Amla named batting coach
Wed, 14 Sep 2022 15:02:07
Court to allow consecutive two consecutive terms of three years at BCCI and state separately
Wed, 14 Sep 2022 14:07:18
The batter has obtained an NOC to play in overseas T20 leagues
Wed, 14 Sep 2022 09:57:28
Smith, Starc, Henry and Boult have gained at the end of the Australia vs New Zealand ODI series
Wed, 14 Sep 2022 17:34:20
Jayawardene appointed head of performance for the three teams, Zaheer becomes head of cricket development
Tue, 13 Sep 2022 14:38:21
A key reform the board wants reviewed is the mandatory cooling-off period for its office-bearers
Tue, 13 Sep 2022 10:34:26
India quick Renuka moved up by five slots to 13th, batters Dunkley and Capsey also gained in the latest ranking update
Mon, 12 Sep 2022 17:56:40
The keeper-batter on an official India debut: "There are no shortcuts to get there"
Mon, 12 Sep 2022 20:52:27
Arshdeep Singh, Deepak Hooda and Axar Patel part of the squad going to Australia in October
Mon, 12 Sep 2022 17:20:00
India vice-captain, who has been on the road since the start of 2022, is looking for a break so she can be fit and ready for her national team
Mon, 12 Sep 2022 08:14:28
The weather might not have allowed for much cricket, but for spectators at the venue, it was a rare chance to get up close to the cricketers
Sun, 11 Sep 2022 12:46:43
"The level is higher, so we have to work hard on skills and I hope next year we come back stronger," says NE captain Zhimomi
Sun, 11 Sep 2022 05:28:41
India struggled their way to 132 after being asked to bat, found it difficult to field, and had Radha Yadav injured while diving
Sat, 10 Sep 2022 06:56:30
"Playing back to back does take a mental toll, and it is good to take a break at times than pushing too hard"
Sat, 10 Sep 2022 06:45:40
Batter's focus is back on playing good shots instead of strike-rates and six-hitting and he credits Rohit for giving him the space to figure that out
Fri, 09 Sep 2022 03:32:58
Having broken a run of 1021 days without a century for India, Virat Kohli was elated and grateful - and a tad surprised to have ended this phase in the shortest format
Fri, 09 Sep 2022 05:54:14
Afghanistan wore a dazed look playing less than 24 hours after the heartbreak against Pakistan
Thu, 08 Sep 2022 11:43:03
Ireland, Scotland, Namibia, UAE and Netherlands are set to play at the iconic MCG for potentially the first time
Thu, 08 Sep 2022 12:38:40
Both teams will be hurting from their early exit in the tournament, with little but pride and game time to be accrued on Thursday
Thu, 08 Sep 2022 02:43:05
Former coach thinks India should have taken another seamer to the Asia Cup, to cover for situations like Avesh Khan's illness
Sat, 10 Sep 2022 12:10:51
Middle-order batter had missed a chunk of IPL and 2021-22 Ranji Trophy knockouts for Mumbai due to a hamstring injury
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