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Wisden cricketers of the year: Here's why the awards are becoming increasingly meaningless

Apr 14, 2016

Wisden cricketers of the year: Here's why the awards are becoming increasingly meaningless

to interpret it is that their eligibility criteria is weakening the award.Given you cannot win it twice, half of the current English squad is ruled out including Stuart Broad, Alastair Cook, Moeen
Rabada's double strike puts South Africa on course for consolation victory against England

Jan 26, 2016

Rabada's double strike puts South Africa on course for consolation victory against England

a deteriorating pitch, were 52 for three at the close after South Africa declared their second innings on 248 for five.Rabada, who took seven for 112 in the first innings, dismissed Alex Hales and
Cook leads England reply after de Kock maiden ton on day two of fourth Test

Jan 24, 2016

Cook leads England reply after de Kock maiden ton on day two of fourth Test

Dane Piedt at point after making 15.Nick Compton helped Cook add 56 for the second wicket before he fell victim to a ball from Rabada which shot through low and trapped him leg before
Captain Cook steadies England after De Kock ton | Reuters

Jan 23, 2016

Captain Cook steadies England after De Kock ton | Reuters

England batsman to reach 10,000 test runs. The touring side had lost opener Alex Hales (15) cheaply before tea when he guided a wide delivery from Kagiso Rabada to Dane Piedt at point for another sof
Centurion Root, Stokes lead England's fightback to transform third Test

Jan 16, 2016

Centurion Root, Stokes lead England's fightback to transform third Test

worse when Hardus Viljoen took a wicket with his first ball in Test cricket, having England captain Alastair Cook caught down the leg side by wicketkeeper Dane Vilas for 18.Nick Compton #Sports
England get scare before second Test ends in draw at Newlands

Jan 06, 2016

England get scare before second Test ends in draw at Newlands

overnight scores of eight and five respectively, while Joe Root was bowled just before the mid-morning drinks break. Nick Compton fell shortly before lunch.Cook, who has scored only 4
Resolute Amla finally finds form, stands firm to frustrate England

Jan 05, 2016

Resolute Amla finally finds form, stands firm to frustrate England

luck. He was dropped by James Anderson at slip off Joe Root when he was on 76 and by Nick Compton at backward point off Steven Finn when he had 120.With South Africa's batting having
It's the Stokes and Bairstow show in Cape Town as England batter South Africa on day two

Jan 04, 2016

It's the Stokes and Bairstow show in Cape Town as England batter South Africa on day two

amends by picking up the ball and running out Stokes.South Africa made a bad start when Stiaan van Zyl pushed James Anderson into the covers and set off for a run. He was sen
Ben Stokes attacks to give England the edge over South Africa at stumps on day one

Jan 03, 2016

Ben Stokes attacks to give England the edge over South Africa at stumps on day one

," he said. "It's an opportunity to go and play, so I am going to try to make the most of it."Hales and Root hit half-centuries, while Nick Compton made 45 after England won the toss a
England tighten grip as South Africa suffer Steyn blow on day three

Dec 29, 2015

England tighten grip as South Africa suffer Steyn blow on day three

out off 109 balls, while first innings top-scorer Nick Compton survived two dropped catches before being caught down the leg side by wicketkeeper AB de Villiers off Morne Morkel for 49.