New Zealand vs Pakistan 2nd test; tourists well beaten

New Zealand, kept their World Test Championship campaign, with a resounding 2-0 test series win against former world number one side Pakistan. The kiwi’s who were brilliant in the first test, were just as good in the second. On reflection of the game, some might argue that tourists Pakistan were poor more than The BlackContinue reading “New Zealand vs Pakistan 2nd test; tourists well beaten”

Opinion, why five batters are better than six

Hello and good afternoon, my name is Ayyaz Malik, sportswriter and sports broadcaster for six years now. Through my blog, I hope you the reader, have been able to digest and feast your self on some very good reading. Some of the pieces I have written of late have been designed to provoke some thoughtsContinue reading “Opinion, why five batters are better than six”

New Zealand over come Pakistan in thriller

In what turned out to be a great advertisement for test Cricket, New Zealand over came tourists Pakistan with a thrilling 101 run win in the first test, of their two game test series. The win, which sees The Kiwis top the test rankings for the first time in their history, was achieved off theContinue reading “New Zealand over come Pakistan in thriller”

New Zealand vs Pakistan test preview

After serving up an entertaining T20 series, New Zealand and Pakistan now go head to head in a two-game test series. The hosts go into this one, with plenty of talent at their disposal in the form of captain Supreme Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, Tim Southee and Trent Boult. The supporting cast isn’t too badContinue reading “New Zealand vs Pakistan test preview”

The One’s To Watch In This years World Cup

With the cricket World Cup is very much in full flow now, this tournament promises to be a cracker. The team here at Asian Sunday take a look five players who we think will ‘light up the tournament’. Although the World Cup is just a few games old there are already a few players whoContinue reading “The One’s To Watch In This years World Cup”

New Zealand’s ‘Mr Anderson’ Proves To Be ‘The One’ For New Zealand As The Kiwis Win In Style

New Zealand carried on their recent impressive form with another emphatic win over Sri Lanka to get their World Cup campaign off to the best possible start. The Kiwis dominated from the off against their Asian opponents, as Sri Lanka’s miserable form against the Black Caps continued. It was the visitors Sri Lanka who wonContinue reading “New Zealand’s ‘Mr Anderson’ Proves To Be ‘The One’ For New Zealand As The Kiwis Win In Style”

New Zealand Vs Sri Lanka Match Report

Kumar Sangakarra’s double century which took him one short of Don Bradman’s all time record of 12 wasn’t the only milestone to be reached in the match between New Zealand and Sri Lanka. Vice Captain Kane Williamson and BJ Wattling yet again was involved in a record sixth partnership in test matches . New ZealandContinue reading “New Zealand Vs Sri Lanka Match Report”

Pakistan Vs New Zealand Second T20 Match Report

Pakistan went into this second match of the T20 series looking to win – to secure a 2-0 lead which would win them the series. The Asian side drew the test series last month and were looking to go one better against the Kiwis this time round. Former world champions Pakistan came into this matchContinue reading “Pakistan Vs New Zealand Second T20 Match Report”

Pakistan Vs New Zealand T20 Match Report

Pakistan and New Zealand after the drawn test series went into this game looking to build some momentum ahead of the 50 over world cup which is due to start in February,both teams made several changes as both were looking to build some momentum before February’s world cup. Pakistan had newly re-appointed captain Shahid AfridiContinue reading “Pakistan Vs New Zealand T20 Match Report”

Pakistan And New Zealand Play Out Stalemate

Pakistan’s cricketers who have been in impressive form of late, were looking to carry on their good form against New Zealand in the second test. The ‘hosts’ outplayed the Kiwis in the first game as Pakistan won by 248 runs. New Zealand were looking to get revenge in this one. The New Zealanders batted firstContinue reading “Pakistan And New Zealand Play Out Stalemate”