Category: James Anderson
James Anderson Online video Score: 4 / five
England was completely dismantled by New Zealand earlier today in Wellington as the host side raced to an 8-wicket win in no time to inch closer to the Round of 8.
This is no surprise though. The Kiwis are a better team than England in limited over Cricket and thus, were always the favourite to win this content on their home turf.
But, because of England’s decent seam bowling attack, it was believed that they would make New Zealand work hard in those conditions.
That did not turn out to be the reality though. England was not in the game for a single second.
First Tim Southee swung them out on just 120 odd and then, Brendan McCullum’s madness made sure that it was another embarrassing day on the ground for the Poms.
It all happened so quickly that the floodlights there at the stadium remained unused. Read more »
James Anderson Video clip Score: / five
James Anderson is not feeling good about Alastair Cook’s sacking as England One Day International captain, but, he says he will have to take his mind away from that and start thinking how he can help England lift the World Cup trophy for the first time ever.
England is one of the three top test nations that have never become the World champions. South Africa and New Zealand are the other too.
The Black Caps have a real chance this time as the tournament is played on their home turf, while, South Africa is the best One Day team at present.
But, England’s chances are gloomy despite the fact that they have made some changes in their squad and have dropped their captain too. Read more »