If the first season of IPL for the so called “Test team” was awful and horrific, then the Season two of the tournament was Spledid and Superb, ending up as the runner ups. But, season three looked to be of decent and they fared well. And what now, they have roped in all the important players and stars who were earlier a part of Delhi Daredevils and some really talented young players. This team retained Virat Kohli in all expenses of letting out Kallis, Taylor and other big guys. Read the rest of this entry
Here is the list of Nominees posted by the ICC. The ICC Cricket Awards will take place in October in Bangalore.
Long-lists of nominees (in alphabetical order; each category will be reduced to a short-list in due course) Read the rest of this entry
Rob Nichol is the only new cap for the T20 World Cup Squad for the New Zealanders starting April 30th in West Indies.
Kiwi Player Jesse Ryder too has been included in the team after a long time. He was dropped after the Champions Trophy.
Daryl Tuffey and Niel Broom made way for the uncapped Rob Nichol as they are suffering from injuries.
The Selectors of the New Zealand Team told:-
We think we have some very dynamic batters who can be lethal in this form of the game. Our bowlers are also very effective Twenty20 performers,” he said.
The Black Caps will leave for their Brisbane training camp on April 18 where players such as Jacob Oram and Kyle Mills, who are returning after injury, will be put through their paces in an effort to restore match fitness.