16 07, 2019

The Boundaries Scored Controversy: The Greatest Game, But Not The Greatest Rules

2019-10-15T10:01:01+00:00July 16th, 2019|Talking Points, World Cup 2019|55 Comments

James Wilson, New Zealand supporter and author of Court and Bowled: Tales of Cricket and the Law, is back. Here's his take on that controversial 2019 Cricket World Cup final in which boundaries scored decided the outcome.  Twenty years ago, Australia and South Africa played what was then widely acclaimed as the [...]

3 07, 2019

Semi Finals Here We Come

2019-07-03T17:33:46+00:00July 3rd, 2019|World Cup 2019|41 Comments

You can relax now. At least for a few days. England are through to the semis after a comfortable win against a sloppy New Zealand team that never really showed up. We batted really well at the outset (when the pitch was at its best) and then bowled really well to seal [...]

1 07, 2019

Still Alive

2019-07-18T16:52:35+00:00July 1st, 2019|ODIs & T20, World Cup 2019|49 Comments

What a weekend of cricket. I'll start by quickly mentioning the Pakistan and Afghanistan contest, which was one of the best ODIs I've seen in ages. Although I feel desperately sad for Afghanistan, who really should have won, I tip my hat to Pakistan's middle and late-order. It was some comeback. The [...]

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