June 16, 2019

India seal win despite Ponting century

India has moved into the semi-finals of the Cricket World Cup with a tense victory over champions Australia in Ahmedabad. Under fire Australia captian Ricky Ponting answered his critics with a sensational anchor innings of 104. He batted for 38 overs and saw Australia through to an imposing 260 … [Read more...]

Australia v England – Ashes cricket preview

The build-up to the England v Australia Ashes series starting today at the Gabba in Brisbane has been a bizarre pageant of pro-English hype. As a neutral I am always amazed at the capacity of the English to talk themselves up beforehand either in cricket or football. When they don't live up to the … [Read more...]