Articles Tagged “Test Cricket”

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    Episode 3: That’s how you do the Breastroke

      Agenda: Super Rugby Semi finals results South Africa wins 1st gold medal in London 2012 Olympics Preview 2nd SA vs Eng Test Armand’s rant of the week

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    Why Philander is so good

    I must admit, I was a bit sceptical with all the success of Philander since he arrived in Test cricket. I thought maybe it was because he played on pitches that favoured pace bowling. Which  led me to believe it was a case of being at the right place at the right time. But after […]

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    Sun Foil Test Series Wrap Up

    I would like to take this opportunity to highlight my excitement for the future of test cricket. Even through it is almost criminal that two great test playing nations like South Africa and Australia only faced each other in two test matches this series. It was electrifying! The first test saw Michael Clarke score a […]

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    Preview: Sunfoil Test Series 2nd Test

    It’s only a few days until the 2nd and final test between South African and Australia. And if its anything similar to the 1st test, it should be a cracker. As the 1st game showed us, nothing is certain whether it is a batting/bowling pitch. I did some digging to find out what we can […]

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    This is why I love test cricket

    Easily one of the most eventfull tests I’ve seen in a long time. It was a roller coaster ride crammed into 3 days. When reading a lot of reviews and listening to the commentators not many people are sure why Australia were bowled out for so few runs. Which I find odd because my opinion […]

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    A closer look at the top test nation(s?)

    England is no 1 in test cricket. Congrats. Are they worthy though? India lost their talismatic coach, and seems to be resting on their laurels after winning the World Cup. What about South Africa? In the previous post we saw the stats. Best batsmen over the last two years consistently belongs to England. We all […]

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    Why England deserve to be no 1

    As some of you might know, England  recently surpassed India as the no 1 test team in the world. This was quite a suprise to me. Yes England played good test cricket the past couple of years, but are they really nr 1 in the world? My answer is Yes! “Why?” you might ask? Let […]