Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting picked Usman Khawaja as David Warner’s replacement for the second Ashes Test in case the latter is ruled out of the match due to an injury. Warner did not field on Friday after being hit in the chest during Australia’s first innings.
England’s wicketkeeper-batter Jos Buttler feels the team can beat Australia the Gabba, where the hosts have a stupendous record, if they play to their absolute potential. Buttler pointed out that India recently defeated Australia in Brisbane and there is no reasons why the Englishmen cannot do the same. Australia tasted their first defeat at the Gabba since 1988 when a young and spirited Indian outfit led by Ajinkya Rahane stunned them at their fortress.
England will take on New Zealand in the first semi-final of the T20 World Cup 2021 at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. The knockout clash will begin at 7:30 PM IST and 6 PM local time
An unbeaten England will take on South Africa in match number 39 of the T20 World Cup 2021 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Saturday. The game will be played as part of the Group 1 encounters in the Super 12 round of the ICC event. The England vs South Africa clash will take place at 7:30 PM IST and 6:00 PM local time.
A rampant England will face an unsettled Sri Lanka in match number 29 of the T20 World Cup 2021 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Monday. The match will be played as part of the Group 1 encounters in the Super 12 round of the ICC event. The game will start at 7:30 PM IST and 6:00 local time
Old rivals England and Australia will come face-to-face in match number 26 of the T20 World Cup 2021 at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Saturday. While England vs Australia matches have not produced as many pulsating contests in white-ball cricket as they have done in the Ashes, their encounter in the T20 World Cup 2021 could be a closely contested one.
An upbeat England will face Bangladesh in match number 20 of the T20 World Cup 2021 at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. The game will be played as part of Group 1 encounters in the Super 12 round. The match will be played at 3:30 PM IST and 2:00 PM local time
It will be a rematch of the 2016 T20 World Cup final as defending champions West Indies take on England in match number 14 of the T20 World Cup 2021 at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Saturday. This will be the second match of the Super 12 round in Group A. The game will begin at 7:30 PM IST and 6 PM local time.
Legendary England pacer James Anderson has expressed sadness over the cancellation of the fifth and final Test against India at Old Trafford in Manchester. The last Test of the series was due to start on September 10. It was, however, called off after COVID-19 cases in the Indian camp.