Fast bowler Anrich Nortje was ruled out before the tournament because of a thumb fracture sustained in training. His talent and the likes of Lungi Ngidi , Andile Phehlukwayo , Chris Morris and Dwaine Pretorius gives du Plessis reason to stay upbeat.
This year's edition is being hosted in England and Wales. To the dismay of those critics, not to mention the remaining eight teams that await them further down the line in the competition, this was an opening performance that blew those sentiments out of the water - England playing with a guile that many thought previously beyond them.
The RJ Hampton factor has not taken long to kick in for the Breakers after Wednesday's dramatic announcement that one of the finest high school basketballers in the United States is coming to hone his game in New Zealand. "What this avenue is for R.J.is a chance to get paid as a professional with a team that's willing to develop him as a player", ESPN broadcaster Fran Fraschilla, well versed in all things worldwide basketball, told the Journal-World shortly after Hampton's announcement.
The match takes place at the iconic Lord's Stadium in London and England will be under a lot of pressure as they are the favourites to win the ICC World Cup. "We're very confident within our own game", Morgan said, reported Cricbuzz. 'He got up and talked about his journey with the team in and around the World Cup, but in the build-up, as well, and how they built bigger expectations and came together more as a group.
Woods played the par-5 fifth hole perfectly, reaching the green in two, rolling his first putt to within three feet and finishing it off for a birdie to move back to 1 under. However, the legendary golfer is slowly finding his stroke again at The Memorial Tournament . Making his first start since a T12 at the Masters after being side-lined with a wrist injury.
While Arsenal - who finished fifth in the Premier League - needed to win the game in order to return to the Champions League after a two-year absence, Chelsea were already assured of their return to Europe's top table. "I keep saying I wanted to lift the trophy and then think about it", the 124 cap global continued. Eden Hazard was the star of the show, with the Belgian scoring twice and teeing up Pedro in Chelsea's scintillating second-half performance.