Category: Post-match

England vs West Indies, 2nd Test, Day 2: Gritty Dom Sibley bats, bats and bats

He will just bat, bat and bat; and it’s normal if you get bored. He would get his first boundary on the 91st ball of his innings and just five throughout the knock; he...

England vs West Indies, 2nd Test, Day 2: England on top as Stokes, Sibley pile centuries. Image Credits: Getty Images

England vs West Indies, 2nd Test, Day 2: England on top as Stokes, Sibley pile centuries

122.1 Jason Holder to Ben Stokes, taken on the full, punched through mid-on for a boundary. The very next ball was full and outside off-stump, which he smashed on the...

England v West Indies, 2nd Test, Day One: Where West Indies might have already lost the Test

Sport can be cruel. One day you are basking in the glory of a rare away win in a top nation; you are chuckling at the site of the opposition’s best pace bowler...

Dom Sibley and Ben Stokes fifties steer England to safety on day one of the second Test. Image Courtesy - Getty images

England vs West Indies, 2nd Test, Day 1: Sibley, Stokes steer England to safety after early shackles

Since the retirement of Andrew Strauss, no England opener, apart from Alastair Cook, has played 20 Tests. The highest is 17, by Kenton Jennings and Rory Burns. The...

England v West Indies, 1st Test: Jermaine Blackwood matters

Few months before the Test series, Jermaine Blackwood finished the West Indies four-day championship as the highest run-scorer with 768 runs at an average of 51.2. He...

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England vs West Indies, 1st Test, Day 5: Jermaine Blackwood wins it for Windies

Test Cricket is back. One could not have asked for a better finish for the sport on its comeback. On a day that offered an excellent battle between bat and ball, the...

England vs West Indies, 1st Test, day 4: How West Indies sucked the momentum out of England’s innings

When West Indies went past England’s score of 204 and eventually ended up with 318, it was a peculiar but a very good position. In this 21st century, West...

England vs West Indies, 1st Test, Day 4: West Indies bounce back in the last hour

To say the West Indies showed no intent and had no plans would be incorrect. They were aware of what was happening. Perhaps, it was that kind of a day, when things...

Shane Dowrich hal-century puts West Indies ahead on day three

England Vs West Indies, 1st Test, Day 3: Dowrich, Brathwaite fifties put WI ahead

It was a day of toil for both the teams at Southampton on day three. West Indies batted for the most of the day and took a strong lead of 114, despite not capitalising...

England vs West Indies: West Indies have their fists tightly clenched

Amidst all the chaos and insanity surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, West Indies have sought to be positive, forthcoming and ready for a battle. From Cricket West Indies...