Cricket Last Week Highlights

Fourth test ended as a draw after day 5 also being washed out. Fourth test happened at port of Spain. Only 22 overs of play happened on day 1 in the entire match. Four consecutive days had been washed out without a ball being bowled. At stumps of day 1 West Indies scored 68 runs in 22 over’s. India won the test series with 2-0.Though India won the series, It has lost the no 1 spot in ICC test ranking. Pakistan over took India and became no. 1 in tests for the first time. Pakistan are currently number one team with 111 points. India are second according to cricinfo with 110 points. Australia, England and New Zealand are the following in the ranking.

Facilities at Port of Spain were not enough to make ground dry enough to make play possible. Had India won the match, it would have stayed at number one position. A Bilateral t20 series is scheduled between the two teams in the last week of this month. Both matches will be hosted by Florida, which hosted the final leg of CPL. There has been in disappointment in West Indies as Darren Sammy is sacked from Windies teams. He had announced that he would not play for Windies team any more. Darren Sammy has become a global T20 player recently. Check out More facts about Darren Sammy on Cricinfo.

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Australia VS Sri Lanka ODI Match Story

Sri Lanka Lost their first ODI against Australia in Colombo. Srilankans were sent in to bat by Steve Smith after winning the toss. Starc was awarded man of the match for his bowling spell. It has been considered one of the best matches in the series.

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Updated: August 25, 2016 — 12:23 pm

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