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CWC 2019 Match 4: Afghanistan vs. Australia

This was another one-sided match where the result was as expected. I do believe that Afghanistan deserved more than 207. The problem though is that none of the batsmen stayed at the crease. Afghanistan may have some really good T20 games but ODI requires a different skill set than T20. We have not even gone… Continue reading CWC 2019 Match 4: Afghanistan vs. Australia

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CWC 2019 Match 2: West Indies vs. Pakistan

1st Innings Break Comments I have to confess that I was not prepared to write mid-innings break so fast. I was comfortable working on building my Cricket Portfolio Index for the World Cup. Yesterday everyone was talking about having a 400 score. Today Pakistan just about managed to cross 100. Pakistan's 105 runs in the… Continue reading CWC 2019 Match 2: West Indies vs. Pakistan

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CWC 2019 Match 1: England vs. South Africa

1st Innings Break Comments There were great expectations from Bairstow and Roy. However the first memorable moment of the World Cup will be that of Imran Tahir bowling the first over and getting the wicket of Bairstow for a duck and making his customary run towards the boundary. I think that 312 is slightly under… Continue reading CWC 2019 Match 1: England vs. South Africa