But their dismissals after reaching hundreds dashed England's hopes. No side had previously made more batting second to win a World Cup match than Ireland , with 329 for seven against England at Bangalore in 2011. "In the last series we played here, we were there where we should win a couple of games, but we lost at a crucial stage of the game", man of the match Hafeez told reporters.
Virat, whether you say something bad into the media, or you say something good, he is still going to rock up a good player at the match. In terms of head to head record, in 83 encounters between them - South Africa have won 46, India 34 and 3 games produced no result.
Sri Lanka had been cruising along at 144 for one in an impressive recovery following their crushing defeat against New Zealand last Saturday, but Nabi put them in a spin by taking three wickets during an over that spread panic through Sri Lanka's ranks and underpinned them collapsing to 182 for eight before the rain arrived.
South Africa's innings began disastrously as opener Quinton de Kock was run out in shambolic fashion, setting the tone for an ill-fated run chase. South Africa may have made an inauspicious start to their World Cup campaign but Andile Phehlukwayo is certain better times are just around the corner.
Anthony Joshua's promoter, Eddie Hearn , has been forced to deny claims that the British heavyweight was hurt in a torrid sparring session in the build-up to his stunning defeat by Andy Ruiz Jnr in NY on Saturday night. I think he steamed in very raw when he got knocked down - he went for the kill. World Boxing News added that the sparring session left Joshua with a bruised face, which appears to be visible when he spoke to Radio Rahim from the YouTube channel Seconds Out with a ...
In the second quarter-final today, Rafa Nadal is heavily favoured by the market at [1 .04] for his match with Kei Nishikori , and looking at the bare serve and return numbers of the duo on clay across the last 12 months, this does look a little short, although not almost anything worth doing anything with.