Tag Archives: South Africa

Champions Trophy Preview

Ok, so it’s here. Short, sharp, eight teams, over in less than three weeks, the Champions Trophy. To be honest I think most people would be hard-pressed to name all the previous winners such is the status of this tournament … Continue reading

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T20 World Cup Preview & Predictions

So the World T20 is upon us once more which means it’s time for some no doubt wonky predictions from me. To be honest the tournament hasn’t had the best preparation, with fixtures only finalised at the last minute, causing … Continue reading

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Transformation

Somewhat unexpectedly, England have just completed a thumping win over South Africa in the First Test in Durban. A victory away from home against the number one side in the world is nothing to be sneezed at, and great credit … Continue reading

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Doctor, Doctor

There has been some strange goings-on this week in the early stages of New Zealand’s current tour of Australia after a match designed as preparation for the Kiwis before the first Test was abandoned due to an unsafe pitch. Now … Continue reading

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Advance Australia

Finally, after 49 games and six weeks, the World Cup is over. And Australia were the deserving winners, beating New Zealand by 7 wickets in the final. Disappointingly for the neutral it was a one-sided affair, with NZ failing to … Continue reading

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Semi-Final Predictions

Finally, after 5 weeks or so of the World Cup, we’ve reached the sharp end of the tournament. I’ll forgive you if you’ve all packed up and gone home by now, but let’s persevere anyway. Before it all began I … Continue reading

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Some World Cup Thoughts and Bad Predictions

Ok, so the 2015 World Cup is finally underway. Here are some random thoughts and off-the-cuff predictions as to what may occur: Winners: Hard to look beyond either of the hosts. Australia have a formidable batting line-up soon to be … Continue reading

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