Category: Sri Lanka

  • Video – Who is the greatest T20 player of all time?

    Video – Who is the greatest T20 player of all time?

    Who is the greatest T20 player of all time? Kevin Pietersen, Ian Bishop, Aakash Chopra, Rassie van der Dussen and Lungi Ngidi discuss.

  • Is this the most bowler dominated era of cricket?

    Is this the most bowler dominated era of cricket?

    There is an increasing obsession to convince ourselves that everything we are seeing is the best it has ever been. It is a rampant obsession in almost every modern sport. There is a lot of discussion amongst the cricket fraternity currently about whether this bowler dominated era is making batting harder than it has ever […]

  • An early look at the 2020 T20 World Cup

    An early look at the 2020 T20 World Cup

    The Twenty20 World Cup is the highlight of the international cricket calendar this year. Given how important the tournament is, all the leading nations have scheduled lots of T20 games into their schedule to ensure they are ready for the competition. Here is a look at the main contenders to lift the trophy in Australia: […]

  • Team of the decade – one cap wonders

    Team of the decade – one cap wonders

    As the 2010s draw to a close, we thought we’d have a look back over the cricketing decade from a different angle. There’s no wrangling over how to include Smith, Williamson, Kolhi and Root in the same XI here. Oh no. We doff our cap to the men who touched glory and fulfilled childhood dreams. […]

  • 2019 Cricket World Cup team of the tournament

    2019 Cricket World Cup team of the tournament

    The 2019 Cricket World Cup featured a number of outstanding players and performances – we’ve attempted to whittle them down to the strongest XI. To do this, though, we’ve made our selections based upon where the player actually batted, which means some big names have missed out. The side, however, offers plenty of options for […]

  • Cricket World Cup confirms dominance of the wealthy

    Cricket World Cup confirms dominance of the wealthy

    We are just over halfway through the 2019 Cricket World Cup and if results go the way most bookies would expect over the next 72 hours the top four, who progress to the knockout stages, will be all but confirmed. If Australia complete victory over Bangladesh this afternoon, England beat Sri Lanka tomorrow and India […]

  • South Africa shoot themselves in the foot

    South Africa shoot themselves in the foot

    South Africa suffered their first ever home Test series defeat to Sri Lanka this week. It was their first home series defeat to any Asian side. It was their first home series defeat to anyone who isn’t England or Australia. This is a major milestone in South African cricket; a major humiliation, even. Why did […]