Why Test cricket is now more interesting than ever

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The longest format of the game pleases some and it bores some. For many of the players, representing their country at the Test level and then succeeding at it is the ultimate goal for them. In the past 10 years T20 format has taken the game by storm and there were

Mike Brown Bombarded with Criticism

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Mike Brown feels that he has been unfairly treated in the media and has come under fire from his critics. Mike Brown feels that he deserves more respect for what he has done in a England jersey, Brown has 71 caps to his name. The Harlequins and England full-back has been

South Africa Clinch Series

South Africa Clinch Series

South Africa clinch the series winning 23-12 against England today in Bloemfontein. The Springboks once again came from behind to dominate England and win the game to take the series 2-0 with a week to spare, England started the game the better side, same as last week in Johannesburg. They went

Moeen Ali – Best Series Since Shaun Pollock?

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With England getting closer to seeing out the current Test Series against South Africa at Old Trafford, it's undeniable that all-rounder Moeen Ali has been a star of the show. 252 runs from the bat and 20 wickets by Lunch on Day 4 of the Fourth Test Match show his

How Ben Stokes and Jonny Bairstow downed the Proteas

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If anyone had the privilege to witness this special piece of art displayed by two fine young players, will have to agree, it was one of the best partnerships you are likely to see in test cricket. Ben Stokes and Jonny Bairstow added 399 to England's total for the sixth

South Africa v England – 2nd Test Preview

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The first test has told us that it's not been good luck for bowlers so far. Spectators have been eager to watch the battle between two of the world's best pacemen, but injury seems to be keeping them apart. So far though England's bowlers, and team have enjoyed more of

How England swept away South Africa

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England have beaten South Africa by 241 in the first test match in Durban. South Africa were simply swept away by a complete performance from the England setup. Both sides played in complete Contrast to each other, as there were only few contributors to a low confidence South Africa performance. The

England v South Africa – 1st Test Preview

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For cricket fans, Christmas is comes one day late, as the Boxing Day tests always provide marvellous atmospheres and huge anticipation. This year, it's West Indies at Australia in Melbourne, and England in South Africa at Durban. With both sides losing their latest tests, this is a much anticipated fixture

Achievers not Chokers

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South Africa is one of the great sporting nations of the world. In world cricket, South Africa attains a unique status despite its absence in cricketing circles due to Apartheid which barred them playing the sport from 1970 till 1992. Since readmission, the Proteas have achieved many significant milestones over