India beware of the heavy-duty England

Few could have foreseen a 3-0 clean sweep by England. New Zealand became World Test Championship winners last year. Captain Kane Williamson was back and the Kiwis boasted arguably of the best fast bowling attack in the world. England were pathetic, finishing in the lower echelons of the championship.
#KaneWilliamson #WorldTestChampionship #India #Sports

2 days ago

Stand-in England keeper Sam Billings takes unorthodox catch to dismiss Wagner

Sam Billings takes fortuitous catch to dismiss Kiwi batter Neil Wagner. Billings filling in as stand-in wicketkeeper for Ben Foakes. England beat New Zealand 7-wicket in third and final test at Headingley. Joe Root (86 not out) and Jonny Bairstow (71) flayed New Zealand bowlers in blistering 111-run stand.
#SamBillings #Kiwi #England #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket

4 days ago

LIVE ENG vs NZ Live Score 3rd Test Day 5 England need 113 runs to win

England need 113 runs to win 3rd Test Day 5 against New Zealand. England need to win the Test by 113 runs. England vs New Zealand is playing a five-Test series series against the Kiwis. England are currently batting at stumps on day five of the third Test.
#England #Sports #News #SportsNews

4 days ago

Jonny Bairstow slams critics after brilliant century in 3rd Test against NZ

Jonny Bairstow scores another century during the Test series against New Zealand. England were 55/5 at stumps on Day 2 of the third Test against the Kiwis. The Ben Stokes-led side was reeling at 55-5, having lost the wickets of Joe Root (5) and captain Stokes (18)
#JonnyBairstow #NewZealand #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket

6 days ago

ENG vs NZ, 3rd Test, Day 2: Bairstow hits consecutive ton, Twitter erupts

Jonny Bairstow scored 130* off 126 deliveries at a strike rate of 103.17. England is sitting comfortably as they have clinched the three-match test series by 2-0 against the Kiwis. The Kiwis had put up a decent 329 on board in the first innings and were expecting to secure a lead to gain advantage in their second innings.
#Bairstow #ENG #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket

6 days ago

From taking notes on iPad to scoring runs, Sangakkara dissects the Mitchell method

Kumar Sangakkara was Rajasthan Royals' head coach for more than two months. He saw Daryl Mitchell at close quarters in this year's IPL, with the Kiwi batsman turning up for the franchise in this season’s IPL. Mitchell carried his iPad to every team meeting, took notes and asked questions. The 31-year-old has scored 451 runs in the on-going three-match series, including two centuries.
#Sangakkara #RajasthanRoyals #IPL #Kiwi #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket

1 weeks ago

Nicholls' freaky dismissal leaves fans in utter disbelief, MCC clarifies law

Henry Nicholls was on 19 from 98 deliveries when Jack Leach came up to bowl the final over before tea. The Kiwi batter drove hard at Leach only for the ball to ricochet off non-striker Daryl Mitchell's bat and loop gently to Alex Lees at mid-off.
#Nicholls #MCC #Kiwi #ArtsEntertainment #Offbeat #SensitiveSubjects

1 weeks ago

ENG vs NZ, 2nd Test Match: Slow over rate costs England 2 WTC points

England lead the three match test series 2-0. England chased a tough score of 299 in two sessions against the likes of Trent Boult, Henry Nicholls, and Tim Southee. Jonny Bairstow executed an innings that pushed the Kiwis completely out of the game. England have been fined 40% of their match fee for losing grip on the over rates.
#TrentBoult #ENG #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket

2 weeks ago

ENG v NZ: New Zealand Collapse Gives England Hope in Tense Second Test

New Zealand collapse to 224-7 at close of play on fourth day of second Test. The Kiwis lost five wickets for 110 in a tense evening session at Trent Bridge. Daryl Mitchell is on 32 not out, with Matt Henry on 8. England had been dismissed for 539 in the morning session.
#DarylMitchell #ENG #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket

2 weeks ago

LIVE ENG vs NZ, 2nd Test, Live Score, Day 3: Pope on fire against Kiwis; ENG...

England vs New Zealand at Trent Bridge, Nottingham, 2nd Test, Day 3: Pope on fire against Kiwis; ENG - 195/2 at lunch. England vs. New Zealand is playing for first Test of the series. England are currently 195-2 in their first innings of the three-match series. New Zealand are currently 2-0 ahead of the second Test in Nottingham.
#Pope #Kiwi #ENG #News #SportsNews #Sports

2 weeks ago

'It's hard when your main scoring shot is also your main weakness'

England conceded 553 in their first innings in the first Test at Trent Bridge. Daryl Mitchell (190) and Tom Blundell (106) hit centuries for New Zealand. Ben Stokes took five wickets for England in their five-wicket win over the Kiwis. Zak Crawley was out on 4 on Day 2 for England.
#DarylMitchell #Kiwi #England #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket

2 weeks ago

Shane Bond turns 47: A look at his top five spells across formats

Shane Bond turns 47 on Wednesday. The former Kiwi bowler has played 82 ODIs, 18 Tests and 20 T20Is. The 47-year-old is a former policeman who turned to a cricket coach. He took 10 wickets in the Test against Zimbabwe and 5/23 in the ODI against Australia.
#ShaneBond #Kiwi #Zimbabwe #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket

3 weeks ago

LIVE ENG vs NZ, 1st Test, Day 4, Live Cricket Score: ENG 244/5 - ENG need 33...

England 263-5 at Lord's on Day 4 of 1st Test against New Zealand. Root hits sensational 100; England moments away from win. England need to win first Test of the series to win 1-0 against Kiwi. England vs New Zealand is playing for first time in Test series since 2009.
#ENG #News #SportsNews #Sports

3 weeks ago

Kane Williamson imitated by young fan with mini-bat in training

The Lord's Cricket Ground took to Twitter to share a clip of a young fan imitating New Zealand captain Kane Williamson during a training session at the iconic venue. New Zealand, led by Williamson, face hosts England in the three-match Test series. Tom got the opportunity to witness the batter honing his skills in the nets against the Kiwi bowlers.
#KaneWilliamson #Kiwi #LordsCricketGround #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket

4 weeks ago