27 Jul
Bowler’s clinch ODI series victory for Australia against West Indies

Following their 4-1 defeat in the T20s, Australia bounced back emphatically to end their tour of the West Indies with a victory in the 3-match ODI series. On an incredibly tricky pitch to bat on at Barbados, the Australian bowlers once again came to the party as they bowled out the West Indies for a […]

25 Jul
Pooran, Hosein set up series decider against Australia

The West Indies drew level in the ODI series with a four-wicket win over Australia in Barbados in the 2nd ODI, which was postponed by 48 hours due to a Covid-19 scare in the home camp. The Australians collapsed to 45-6 in the first innings but eventually recovered to post a competitive total of 187 […]

24 Jul
Sri Lanka stun India to win 3rd ODI

Despite losing their 9th consecutive bilateral ODI series against India, the depleted Sri Lankans produced an inspired fightback to win the final ODI in Colombo by 3 wickets. Spinners Akila Dananjaya and Praveen Jayawickrama picked up 3-wickets apiece to restrict India to a below-par total of 225, while half-centuries from Avishka Fernando and Bhanuka Rajapaksa […]

19 Jul
India breeze past Sri Lanka in ODI series opener

India pulled off a convincing 7-wicket victory in the opening ODI against Sri Lanka in Colombo. After limiting Sri Lanka to a sup-par total of 262, the Indian top order flexed their muscle in the run-chase to win the game with 13.2 overs to spare.  Shikhar Dhawan top-scored with a captain’s innings of 86* while […]

15 Jul
India vs Sri Lanka ODI Series Preview

India’s 3-match ODI series against Sri Lanka will commence on the 18th of July at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo. The series was originally set to begin on the 13th of July but was delayed by five days due to the number of Covid-19 cases in the Sri Lanka camp following their […]

08 Apr
Pakistan seal series victory against South Africa in the 3rd ODI

While all the attention shifts towards the Indian Premier League, Pakistan have pulled off a stunning series victory against South Africa in their backyard. Yes, the Proteas were without many of their star players (Rabada, Nortje, De Kock, Miller and Van Der Dussen) for the series decider due to their IPL duties but don’t let […]

30 Mar
India vs England ODI Series Report Card

The ODI series between the two top-ranked sides in the worlds didn’t fail to entertain. Each of the three games were littered with world-class performances with bat and ball and eventually, the only thing that separated the two sides was the final Natarajan over. Both sides would have learnt a lot about their respective teams […]

27 Mar
India hang on at the death to take the ODI series 2-1

It was a nail-biting, heart-thumping end to the ODI series as India just managed to get over the line in the final over to win the 3rd ODI by 7 runs and clinch the series 2-1. Sam Curran and England nearly pulled off a dramatic heist towards the end and were cruelly denied a victory […]

26 Mar
Stokes and Bairstow onslaught levels the series at 1-1

England made a mockery of India’s total of 336 as they managed to chase down the target within 43.3 overs to win the 2nd ODI by 6 wickets in Pune. Ben Stokes and Jonny Bairstow put on a power-hitting clinic as they took the Indian spinners in particular to the cleaners in the run chase. […]

22 Mar
India vs England ODI Series Preview

After a fascinating see-sawing T20 series in Ahmedabad, the attention finally turns to the last leg of the English tour, the 3-match ODI series. In terms of context, these three games matter very little in the grand scheme of things given that there are two T20 World Cups for each team to focus on before […]