"Sorry, but pitches have been garbage this tournament", Butcher wrote on Twitter. Uneven, two-paced, shit heaps MIGHT give you an exciting 5 overs at the end of a run chase, but you've scared everybody off in the previous 95.
That would put the game in the balance - and that, I think, would be the fairest way of deciding who gets a place in a 50-over final. So, enjoy the game and not only depend on television channels and cable connection. It is felt that factors, like winning the toss and choosing to bat or electing to the field, have been important factors in the ongoing World Cup tournament, which have given undue advantage to one of the teams and made it win the match. He has scored six centuries in the 16 World Cup innings he has played so far in his career and jointly holds the record with Sachin, who had also scored six centuries in 44 innings of the World Cup he played. They have passed 350 twice but not yet reached the coveted 400 mark.
At the Royal Enfield Garage Cafe located near North Goa's popular Baga beach, the cafe's manager Vaibhav Nijhowne is readying for a steady stream of cricket lovers, who have been dropping by to catch the World Cup on big screen. Follow the game on PTV Sports, Ten Sports, Sky and Gazi TV to catch IND vs NZ semi-final match live. It wasn't a typical Trent Bridge wicket we played Pakistan on.
"Rohit is one of the greatest one-day players".
That has led to accusations that the ICC have instructed local groundsmen to prepare slower surfaces than normal.
"He is always been the main guy for them, along with Ross (Taylor)", Kohli said.
"We are better equipped to react in these situations because we know what these kind of games and our fan base and the expectations bring".
"In a lot of bilateral series, you play teams four or five times and it helps batters on both sides when they see the same bowlers". Without taking anything away from them, generally speaking, the shorter the game, the less all-round side gets the benefit.
Having been swept for that early boundary from left-arm over, he went round the wicket to the left-handed Nicholls.