INDIA VS PAKISTAN 2019 WORLD CUP MATCH NO. 22 : PLAYING XI, PITCH REPORT & PLAYERS UPDATE

Bitter foes India and Pakistan lock horns in the tournament’s one of the most anticipated matches at the Old Trafford on Sunday. When Pakistan play India it’s always a huge game, but their meeting on Sunday is shaping up to be more crucial than ever. Pakistan must go back to their Champions Trophy triumph for inspiration and then look for early wickets in their World Cup encounter against arch-rivals India. India had easily beaten Pakistan in their 2018 Asia Cup match. But, the 2017 tournament was certainly bigger, and a…

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South Africa VS Afghanistan 2019 WORLD CUP MATCH NO. 21 : PLAYING XI, PITCH REPORT & PLAYERS UPDATE

South Africa needs to win all five of their matches and expect for some chance to be able to qualify for the ICC World Cup 2019 semi-finals. They have two possible ‘easy’ games beside Afghanistan and Sri Lanka which they should win and try to get better their net run-rate a bit as well. South Africa needs to get its approach right. On a player to player basis, there is no competition between South Africa and Afghanistan. Batsmen like Faf du Plessis, Quinton de Kock, and Hashim Amla are miles…

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Sri Lanka VS Australia 2019 WORLD CUP MATCH NO. 20 : PLAYING XI, PITCH REPORT & PLAYERS UPDATE

So far in the tournament, Sri Lanka have been part of only one completed fixture where in they did pretty well. Their top-three were brilliant with the bat, but they found themselves struggling at 180-odd total with seven wickets down. Their bowling, however, did exceedingly well in wrapping Afghanistan well before knocking their total down. All in all, considering that Sri Lanka were far from favorites in their last two matches, the washouts might have done more good than harm to the Sri Lankans. While they now need to win…

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England VS West Indies 2019 WORLD CUP MATCH NO. 19 : PLAYING XI, PITCH REPORT & PLAYERS UPDATE

The West Indies get to the World Cup 2019 by hardly making it from side to side a requirement competition and has only lately started to bring back its superstars to the one-day format. There could not be two more dissimilar teams in terms of training and their come up to to the game. Yet, when England and West Indies play against each other this Friday, the contest is expected to be a close on. West Indies is the only side against whom England failed to win an ODI series…

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India VS New Zealand 2019 WORLD CUP MATCH No. 18 : PLAYING XI, PITCH REPORT & PLAYERS UPDATE

UPDATE : “Shihar Dhawan is ruled out of the world cup for 3 weeks” India takes on New Zealand in a clash of Top 4-ranked ODI teams in Match 18 of the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup.  India was the last team to see action in the current tournament as the 2017 Champions Trophy finalists didn’t play until June 5th when they handed South Africa their third straight defeat of the tournament. India also defeated Australia in Match 14 on June 9th. So the highly confident Indian Team are ready…

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