The Pros and cons of a “False nine”

Hello and good evening, here I Ayyaz Malik aka the sports buff, talk about the pros and cons, have a watch here; https://www.bitchute.com/video/Zo5XRTFgFDQf/ #thesportsbuff #football #football #False9

England vs India; the good bad and ugly

After a first test series defeat since 2014, England’s cricketers had the tricky test of trying to defeat Virat Kohli’s India, the same India team that will be still licking their wounds of defeat by New Zealand in the inaugural World Test Championships, some two months ago. Hosts England, come into this one, with noContinue reading “England vs India; the good bad and ugly”

Pant has Covid19

World Test Championship runners up India have been rocked by the news that star wicket-keeper batsmen Rishabh Pant has contracted Covid. Delhi Capitals captain Pant and training assistant Daynaand Garani have both been tested positive for the virus. The 23-year old Pant is close to completing his quarantine and can join up with his teammatesContinue reading “Pant has Covid19”

India vs India ODI; India edge out tourists in a classic to win series

England ended their one day series with India with a narrow seven run defeat to lose the three match series 2-1. In a common theme in the series hosts India were put into bat and unlike the previous two matches were 65-0 after 10 overs, their highest score in the series in the opening powerContinue reading “India vs India ODI; India edge out tourists in a classic to win series”

India vs England second ODI; brilliant England level series

After being comprehensively beaten in the first game, England’s cricketers impressively levelled the three-game series 1-1 with India by winning by six wickets in Pune. Just like in the first game, it was hosts India who batted first and just like in the first game were able to post an impressive score above 300 (336).Continue reading “India vs England second ODI; brilliant England level series”

Broad and Anderson the ultimate bromance

Sports like football and cricket, are beautiful sports for several reasons. Games can be decided and won through good teamwork or individual brilliance, yes that knock by Ben Stokes in the Ashes at Headingley comes to mind.  As important as those factors are for winning games, I want to talk about the need to buildContinue reading “Broad and Anderson the ultimate bromance”

India vs England first ODI review

Careless England after being in a position of control, inexplicably lost the first one-day international by 66 runs to trail India 1-0 in the three-match series. Hosts India, who batted first after being put in to bat by visiting captain Eoin Morgan, started slowly as experienced opening pair Rohit Sharma and Shikar Dhawan were contentContinue reading “India vs England first ODI review”