England v Australia 3rd ODI – Just Cricket’s Post Match Commentary

Eoin Morgan won the toss and elected to bat first on the decider of the three match series. Steve Smith was still missing for Australia after his blow on the head in practice ahead of the first ODI.  Australia had a fantastic start with the ball as Starc picked up the wickets of Roy and … Continue reading England v Australia 3rd ODI – Just Cricket’s Post Match Commentary

England v Australia 1st ODI – Just Cricket’s Post Match Commentary

1st ODI Recap  Eoin Morgan won the toss and elected to field first. Steve Smith missed out for the match for precautionary reasons after being hit on the head on the previous day during practice.  Jofra Archer was on the money straight away and the bowlers extracted some swing and seam with the new ball. … Continue reading England v Australia 1st ODI – Just Cricket’s Post Match Commentary

England v Australia 3rd T20 – Just Cricket’s Post Match Commentary

3rd T20 Recap Aaron Finch once again won the toss and decided to field first. In the absence of Jos Buttler, Tom Banton came up to open the batting but was dismissed early on by Hazlewood. Jonny Bairstow struggled to keep the scoreboard ticking initially. Dawid Malan who has been incredibly consistent got a start … Continue reading England v Australia 3rd T20 – Just Cricket’s Post Match Commentary

England v Australia – Fast Forward to 2nd T20 – Just Cricket’s Commentary

1st T20 Recap Aaron Finch won the toss and elected to field first which was expected on that pitch. England went in with a batsman short as they played both Archer and Mark Wood. Jos Buttler who was returning to the T20 side got England off to a flyer. He took on Ashton Agar who … Continue reading England v Australia – Fast Forward to 2nd T20 – Just Cricket’s Commentary

England v Australia – Fast Forward to 1st T20 – Just Cricket’s Commentary

Series Preview  This is the third international series post the Pandemic break and is expected to be the most competitive one as well with the top two teams going against each other. England who are the hosts have played a bit of international cricket in the last 2 months or so which will definitely help … Continue reading England v Australia – Fast Forward to 1st T20 – Just Cricket’s Commentary

ENG v PAK – Just Cricket’s Post Match Commentary

T20 cricket at its best at Manchester in the 3rd and final match between England and Pakistan. It was a last ball thriller which Pakistan managed to win and level the series 1-1 which was definitely a fair result in the end.  England won the toss and elected to field first after their impressive chase … Continue reading ENG v PAK – Just Cricket’s Post Match Commentary

ENG V PAK – FAST FORWARD TO 3RD T20 : JUST CRICKETS COMMENTARY

Post Match Commentary  It was a good day, where we not only got to watch the entire match, but was also an entertaining contest.  Eoin Morgan won the toss and elected to field first on a pitch which he expected to be slower than the previous match. Babar Azam got off to a slightly cautious start … Continue reading ENG V PAK – FAST FORWARD TO 3RD T20 : JUST CRICKETS COMMENTARY

ENG v PAK – Fast Forward to 2nd T20 : Just Crickets Commentary

Post Match Commentary Box match 1 The Weather in England has not been supportive for cricket. It had a big impact in the Test series between England and Pakistan, and once again abandoned the first T20 match between the two sides.  This T20 series was highly anticipated since both teams are very strong. England have … Continue reading ENG v PAK – Fast Forward to 2nd T20 : Just Crickets Commentary

Eng vs Pak – Looking back at series & Special Mentions : Just Cricket’s Commentary

Looking back at the series  As the teams decided to call it a draw, it brought an end to the series and also in a lot of ways an end to a history test summer considering the pandemic situation. It was also a special match for James Anderson as he went on to become the … Continue reading Eng vs Pak – Looking back at series & Special Mentions : Just Cricket’s Commentary

ENG V PAK – FAST FORWARD TO DAY 5 : JUST CRICKETS COMMENTARY

Day 4 Highlights  It was Shan Masood and Abid Ali who came out to bat in the morning after England had enforced the follow on. It was a conscious effort to survive and hence the pair batted with a defensive mindset. They added a valuable opening partnership of 49 runs together. There was interruptions in … Continue reading ENG V PAK – FAST FORWARD TO DAY 5 : JUST CRICKETS COMMENTARY