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#1248285 - Mon Nov 04 2019 12:30 AM Results & Standings .. World Cricket
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World Cricket - 2019-20: November 14, 2019 to end-March 2020


This will be the 16th edition of World Cricket here at FT ...and my 13th running of the comp smile

Nobody has ever retained their title in the 15 years this comp has been run frown .... Howie72 totally dominated last season, and paper_aero has been second-placed 4 years in a row now. Can we finally have a new face in the second position please?

With the new World Test Championship starting, there will be more Tests this season than ODIs (we will have 2-3 ODI series of 3 matches along the way). We should see almost all Test playing countries in action (other than Afghanistan and Ireland).

You will as usual pick 5 players for Test matches and 6 (or more) for any ODI series, from the list of players I will provide, and score as many points as the runs/wickets by your selected player. A carefully chosen Trump player can double your points and boost your scores considerably. If you are not a regular visitor to the forums here, you can still lodge a team at the beginning of a series and allow it to score for you till a new series comes about. The "super-sub" rule will continue to allow you to score for any player who you may pick but doesn't play...

Most threads won't be up till a few days before a match/series and as always there will be some rounds with 2 (or even 3) Tests in them.

10 people played the last seasons. Hoping to see people sustain their interest in the "most challenging" tipping competition here at FunTrivia grin


Edited by gtho4 (Tue Jan 21 2020 06:19 AM)

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#1248291 - Mon Nov 04 2019 12:39 AM Re: World Cricket 2019-20: Sign-Up sheet
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I'm in

I think we should also have tipping for the Women's Internationals.


Edited by wwe84 (Mon Nov 04 2019 12:41 AM)

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#1248299 - Mon Nov 04 2019 01:37 AM Re: World Cricket 2019-20: Sign-Up sheet
srini701 Offline
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Originally Posted By: wwe84
I think we should also have tipping for the Women's Internationals.


Women mostly play T20s. Our comp focuses only Tests and ODIs. Plus we pick players, and not teams in this comp...Not sure how many follow the game, or even if they do, if they'd like to take a punt on picking players for T20s smile
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#1248304 - Mon Nov 04 2019 03:28 AM Re: World Cricket 2019-20: Sign-Up sheet
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Yeah I'll join in this year, why not?
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#1248368 - Mon Nov 04 2019 03:49 PM Re: World Cricket 2019-20: Sign-Up sheet
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#1250072 - Mon Nov 18 2019 02:39 AM Re: Results & Standings .. World Cricket
srini701 Offline
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Registered: Wed Jan 04 2006
Posts: 10286
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World Cricket 2019-20


World Cricket 2019-20


Round 1

India - Bangladesh 1st Test

Nov 14 - 16, 2019



Match Scorecard (in brief):

Bangladesh 150 (Mushfiqur Rahim 43, Mohammed Shami 3/27) and 213 (Mushfiqur Rahim 64, Mohammed Shami 4/31, R Ashwin 3/42) Lost to India 493/6 decl (MA Agarwal 243, CA Pujara 54, AM Rahane 86, RA Jadeja 60*, Abu Jayed 4/108)








Tipping Comp Standings

  
position points
----- ----- ------------------
TW LW hi-lo LW TW Total
----- ----- ------------------ hf ws
1 - 1-1 paper_aero ----- 377 377 1 -
2 - 2-2 wwe84 ----- 339 339 - -
3 - 3-3 gtho4 ----- 320 320 - -
4 - 4-4 Llynfi ----- 294 294 - -
5 - 5-5 Daaanieeel ----- 293 293 - -
6 - 6-6 N-Bomb ----- 292 292 - -
7 - 7-7 Howie72 ----- 289 289 - -
8 - 8-8 srini701 ----- 283 283 - -
9 - 9-9 LeoDaVinci ----- 280 280 - -
10 - 10-10 ozzz2002 ----- 197 197 - 1

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week   Hall of Fame                      Wooden Spoon


1. 377 paper_aero 197 ozzz2002
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.
9.
10.



  • A warm welcome to the returning faithful to the "toughest tipping comp at FT" (yes, even over the dreadful A-League, Howie smile ). Special welcome to our newcomer Llynfi, who replaces ElfTwinkle in the lineup from last season.

  • Our season gets off to a slow start, with most of us scoring nothing through our trump players (that's some solace to Howie72, who didn't have a trump player due to late picks). Only gtho4 (Rahane), paper_aero (Ashwin) and to some extent N-Bomb (Jadeja) scored points from their trump players.

  • paper_aero is our first leader but wwe84 probably had the best team from the first round (except for the trump, of course).

    Supersubs scoring this round: Mushfiqur scored for srini701 and Mominul scored for ozzz2002 in place of Al-Amin Hossain.

    The next round starts this Thursday, Nov 21 and is a BIG round already...3 Tests coming up. Please don't wait till last day, as the Test in New Zealand starts pretty early for the rest of us around the world. Here's hoping Howie72 will stay on, post his picks, and try to defend his title...

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    Round 1 scoring

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    Player Runs Wkt Cat Pts Dan gth how Leo Lly N-Bom ozz pap sri wwe
    -------------- x1 x20 x5 -------------------------------------------------
    BANGLADESH
    Shadman Islam 12 0 0 12
    Imrul Kayes 12 0 0 12
    Mominul Haque 44 0 0 44 44 44 44 44
    Mohammad Mithun 31 0 0 31
    Mushfiqur Rahim 107 0 0 107 107 107 107 107 107 107
    Mahmudullah 25 0 0 25
    Liton Das 56 0 1 61 61 61
    Mehidy Hasan 38 1 0 58 58 58 58 58
    Taijul Islam 7 0 1 12 12 12 12 12
    Abu Jayed 11 4 1 96
    Ebadat Hossain 3 1 0 23
    Al-Amin Hossain DNP DNP DNP 0 0 0

    INDIA
    Mayank Agarwal 243 0 1 248
    Rohit Sharma 6 0 1 11 11 22
    Cheteswar Pujara 54 0 1 59 59 59 59 59
    Virat Kohli 0 0 1 5 10 5 5 10 10 10 5 5 10
    Ajinkya Rahane 86 0 1 91 182 91
    Ravinder Jadeja 60 0 0 60 60 60 60 60 120 60
    WP Saha 12 0 2 22 22
    Umesh Yadav 25 4 1 110
    R Ashwin 0 5 1 105 105 105 210 105 105
    Ishant Sharma 0 3 0 60 60
    Mohammad Shami 0 7 0 140

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    Total Score 293 320 289 280 294 292 197 377 283 339
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#1250799 - Mon Nov 25 2019 06:42 AM Re: Results & Standings .. World Cricket
srini701 Offline
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World Cricket 2019-20


World Cricket 2019-20


Round 2

India-Bangladesh 2nd Test; New Zealand-England 1st Test; Australia-Pakistan 1st Test

Nov 21 - 25, 2019



Match Scorecards (in brief):

England 353 (RJ Burns 52, JL Denly 74, BA Stokes 91, TG Southee 4/88, N Wagner 3/90) and 197 (MJ Santner 3/53, N Wagner 5/44) LOST TO New Zealand 615/9 decl (KS Williamson 51, BJ Watling 205, C de Grandhomme 65, MJ Santner 126, SM Curran 3/119) by an innings and 65 runs

Pakistan 240 (Asad Shafiq b Cummins 76, MA Starc 4/52, PJ Cummins 3/60) and and 335 (Shan Masood 42, Babar Azam 104, Mohammad Rizwan 95, Yasir Shah 42, MA Starc 3/73, JR Hazlewood 4/63) LOST TO Australia 580 (DA Warner 154, JA Burns 97, M Labuschagne 185, MS Wade 60, Yasir Shah 4/205) by an innings and 5 runs

Bangladesh 106 (I Sharma 5/22, UT Yadav 3/29) and and 195 (Mushfiqur Rahim 74, I Sharma 4/56, UT Yadav 5/53) LOST TO India 347/9 decl (CA Pujara 55, V Kohli 136, AM Rahane 51, Al-Amin Hossain 3/85, Ebadat Hossain 3/91) by and innings and 46 runs









Tipping Comp Standings

  
position points
----- ----- ------------------
TW LW hi-lo LW TW Total
----- ----- ------------------ hf ws
1 7 1-7 Howie72 289 1525 1814 1 -
2 5 2-5 Daaanieeel 293 1343 1636 - -
3 8 3-8 srini701 283 1263 1546 - -
4 6 4-6 N-Bomb 292 1247 1539 - -
5 9 5-9 LeoDaVinci 280 1234 1514 - -
6 2 2-6 wwe84 339 1120 1459 - -
7 3 3-7 gtho4 320 1067 1387 - -
8 1 1-8 paper_aero 377 928 1305 1 1
9 4 9-4 Llynfi 294 944 1238 - -
10 10 10-10 ozzz2002 197 1033 1230 - 1

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week   Hall of Fame                      Wooden Spoon


1. 377 paper_aero 197 ozzz2002
2. 1525 Howie72 928 paper_aero
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.
9.
10.



  • Three Test matches starting around the same time made our very second round this season the biggest of the season! There are no other rounds where 3 Tests are starting around the same time...The Tests themselves weren't too great or interesting (even if it was India's first ever pink-ball Day-night Test). All the 3 visiting teams won the toss and batted first and all lost by an innings!

  • India finished off Bangladesh in less than 3 days. This was their 4th innings win in a row (a new record in history of Test cricket), 7th win a row in all (2 against West Indies, 3 against South Africa and now 2 against Bangladesh) and 12th win in a row at home. For just the very second time in their Test history not a single wicket fell to the spinners (a lot of us put faith on the Indian spinners here frown )....India's next Test assignment is in New Zealand in February 2020.

  • Speaking of the New Zealanders, their Test against England was probably the best of the 3 this week. None of the top 5 New Zealanders made a substantial score but they still had a double-centurion and a centurion as they piled on their highest Test score ever against England and kept the Englishmen for over 200 overs on the field. England had a decent first innings, but succumbed to the pressure of having to bat out the whole of the fifth day to save the Test. New Zealand keep demonstrating they aren't too dependent on one or two superstars. India-New Zealand in February should be a cracker of a series, but they also have a visit to Australia before that.

  • Which brings us to the Australians themselves. The Aussies started their home season in fine fashion, thumping Pakistan in four days. Pakistan strangely left out their best fast bowler (Mohammad Abbas) and though they did play better each day, it was never enough. David Warner turned into a beast again the minute he stepped out to bat on home soil, and the top 3 Australian batsmen all scored heavily.

  • The scoring this round was pretty complicated too for at least 3 of us here. gtho4 and ozzz2002 lodged picks late, but well before the India-Bangladesh Test started. So they scored the least scores from among the 7 who lodged correct teams for the first two Tests...that was 633 points scored by wwe84. Their teams for the India Test scored as they lodged. Our newcomer Llynfi probably did not get the rules or was confused by the number of Tests at the same time. He picked 5 batsmen in all for the New Zealand-England Test and his team for Pakistan-Australia too had just one bowler. After consultation with the Big Boss of the tipping comps, we let him score for the first 3 batsmen he named in order (2 Englishmen and 1 New Zealander) and let the least scoring 2 bowlers in the Test (Stuart Broad and Trent Boult) to join Llynfi's side. In the Pakistan-Australia Test Llynfi's supersub Naseem Shah automatically became his playing member and second bowler after his original player Abid Ali did not play. Hopefully we won't have too many complications in future smile

  • Howie72 is back in the lead as he bids to become the first person in 16 years to retain their title in this monstrous comp...Not all his trump players clicked, but he picked the rest of his players wisely enough to let him go top (for now wink ) Daaanieeel is right on his heels with a good round, but our first round leader and perennial silver-medallist paper_aero takes a tumble after taking a spoon....Ashwin as trump didn't help his matters either.

    Supersubs scoring this round: People choosing Mohammad Abbas (srini, Howie and paper_aero) had supersubs scoring for them.

    The next round involves the two Tests in the southern hemisphere from Friday, Nov 29. Please do NOT wait till last minute as the New Zealand game starts way too early for a FT deadline...Try and lodge picks before Thursday if you can...

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    Round 2 scoring

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    Player Runs Wkt Cat Pts Dan gth how Leo Lly NBom ozz pap sri wwe
    -------------- x1 x20 x5 -------------------------------------------------
    ENGLAND
    RJ Burns 83 0 0 83 83
    DP Sibley 34 0 1 39
    JL Denly 109 0 1 114
    JE Root 13 1 0 33 33 66 33 33
    BA Stokes 119 2 1 164 164 328 328 164
    OJ Pope 35 0 2 45
    JC Buttler 43 0 1 48 48
    SM Curran 29 3 0 89
    JC Archer 34 1 0 54 54 54 54 108 108
    MJ Leach 18 2 1 63
    SCJ Broad 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1

    NEW ZEALAND
    JA Raval 19 0 0 19
    TWM Latham 8 0 2 18 18 18 18
    KS Williamson 51 0 0 51 102 51 51 51 51 102
    LRPL Taylor 25 0 2 35
    HM Nicholls 41 0 0 41 41 82
    BJ Watling 205 0 5 230
    C de Grandhomme 65 3 1 130 130
    MJ Santner 126 3 2 196
    TG Southee 9 5 2 119 119
    N Wagner 11 8 0 171 171
    TA Boult 1 1 0 21 21 21 21 21 21 21

    PAKISTAN
    Shan Masood 69 0 0 69
    Azhar Ali 44 0 0 44 44
    Haris Sohail 9 2 0 49 49
    Asad Shafiq 76 0 1 81 81 81
    Babar Azam 105 0 1 110 110 110 110 110 110 110
    Iftikhar Ahmed 7 0 0 7
    Mohammad Rizwan 132 0 4 152
    Yasir Shah 68 4 0 148 148
    Shaheen Afridi 10 2 0 50 50 50 50 50
    Naseem Shah 7 1 0 27 27
    Imran Khan 10 1 0 30
    Mohammad Abbas DNP DNP DNP 0 0 0 0

    AUSTRALIA
    DA Warner 154 0 0 154 154
    JA Burns 97 0 2 107 107
    M Labuschagne 185 0 1 190 190
    SPD Smith 4 0 2 14 28 14 28 28 14 14 14
    MS Wade 60 0 2 70
    TM Head 24 0 0 24
    TD Paine 13 0 7 48 48 96
    PJ Cummins 7 5 1 112 112 224 112 112 224 112
    MA Starc 5 7 1 150 150 150 300
    NM Lyon 13 2 1 58 58 58 116
    JR Hazlewood 5 6 0 125

    BANGLADESH
    Shadman Islam 29 0 2 39
    Imrul Kayes 9 0 0 9
    Mominul Haque 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Mohammad Mithun 6 0 0 6
    Mushfiqur Rahim 74 0 0 74 74 74 74 74 74 74
    Mahmudullah 45 0 0 45
    Liton Das 24 0 0 24 24
    Nayeem Hasan 19 0 0 19
    Ebadat Hossain 1 3 1 66
    Mehidy Hasan 23 0 1 28 28 28 28
    Al-Amin Hossain 22 3 0 82
    Abu Jayed 2 2 0 42 42 42 42 42 42 42 42
    Taijul Islam 11 1 1 36 36
    Saif Hassan DNP DNP DNP 0 0

    INDIA
    MA Agarwal 14 0 0 14 14 14
    RG Sharma 21 0 1 26
    CA Pujara 55 0 2 65 130 65
    V Kohli 136 0 3 151 151 151 151 302 302 151 302 151 151 302
    AM Rahane 51 0 1 56 112
    RA Jadeja 12 0 1 17 17 17 34 17 17
    WP Saha 17 0 4 37 37
    R Ashwin 9 0 0 9 9 9 18
    UT Yadav 0 8 0 160
    I Sharma 0 9 0 180
    Mohammed Shami 10 2 1 55 55 110 55 110 55
    Rishabh Pant DNP DNP DNP 0 0

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    Total Score 1343 1067 1525 1234 944 1247 1033 928 1263 1120
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#1251643 - Tue Dec 03 2019 03:14 AM Re: Results & Standings .. World Cricket
srini701 Offline
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Registered: Wed Jan 04 2006
Posts: 10286
Loc: Hyderabad India           
World Cricket 2019-20


World Cricket 2019-20


Round 3

New Zealand-England 2nd Test; Australia-Pakistan 2nd Test

Nov 29 - Dec 3, 2019



Match Scorecards (in brief):

Australia 589/3 decl (DA Warner 335*, M Labuschagne 162, Shaheen Afridi 3/88) BEAT Pakistan 302 (Babar Azam 97, Yasir Shah 113, MA Starc 6/66, PJ Cummins 3/83) and 239 (Shan Masood 68, Asad Shafiq 57, Mohammad Rizwan 45, JR Hazlewood 3/63, NM Lyon 5/69)

New Zealand 375 (TWM Latham 105, LRPL Taylor 53, BJ Watling 55, DJ Mitchell 73, SCJ Broad 4/73, CR Woakes 3/83) and 241/2 (KS Williamson 104*, LRPL Taylor 105*) DREW WITH England 476 (RJ Burns 101, JE Root 226, OJ Pope 75, N Wagner 5/124)









Tipping Comp Standings

  
position points
----- ----- ------------------
TW LW hi-lo LW TW Total
----- ----- ------------------ hf ws
1 1 1-7 Howie72 1814 929 2743 1 -
2 3 2-8 srini701 1546 1082 2628 - -
3 6 2-6 wwe84 1459 1060 2519 - -
4 2 2-5 Daaanieeel 1636 853 2489 - 1
5 4 4-6 N-Bomb 1539 929 2468 - -
6 8 1-8 paper_aero 1305 1105 2410 1 1
7 5 5-9 LeoDaVinci 1514 876 2390 - -
8 10 8-10 ozzz2002 1230 1138 2368 1 1
9 7 3-9 gtho4 1387 956 2343 - -
10 9 4-10 Llynfi 1238 943 2181 - -

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week   Hall of Fame                      Wooden Spoon


1. 377 paper_aero 197 ozzz2002
2. 1525 Howie72 928 paper_aero
3. 1138 ozzz2002 853 Daaanieeel
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.
9.
10.



  • David Warner did what the great Don couldn't do in his career! Hit a triple century at Adelaide...and what a triple it was...if Paine had not declared, Warner would probably have broken the world record 400 of Brian Lara...And Nathan Lyon did what he had never done in his career before against Pakistan....take a 5-wicket haul. Australia did more than enough to win in 4 days and seal the series 2-0 and Pakistan continue their miserable run Down Under (13 losses on the trot and counting).

  • In the other Test, Joe Root came back to form with a double century but he probably took up too much time and England finally didn't have any time to force a win. Williamson and Taylor hit centuries on the final day as the Test ended in a draw and New Zealand won the series 1-0.

  • ozzz2002 takes the round's honours while Daaanieeel takes the spoon after a couple of his players didn't play (including his supersub!). Other than our leader Howie72, whose lead has been trimmed a little, the rest of us played musical chairs this round.

    Supersubs scoring this round: gtho4 had Joe Denly scoring him a few peanuts in place of De Grandhomme. Llynfi also had Joe Burns scoring a few peanuts in place of Michael Neser (and more badluck for Llynfi in the New Zealand England Test as 3 of his team didn't play at all, including the supersub). ozzz2002 had Tim Southee scoring for him as trump after his original trump did not play (and look at this guy...he picked Southee in his original pick AND also as his supersub...otherwise, his winning score could have been higher!). wwe84 was another who missed on some more points after his supersub Jack Leach aslo didn't get to play. Daaanieeel also missed out as mentioned before as he also picked Leach as his supersub. LeoDaVinci is left scratching his head after his pick Travis Head did play the Test, but didn't bat, bowl or even hold a catch (a "perfect Test" smile )

    The next round sees two new series but 3 of the same teams in action. New Zealand start a 3-Test series in Australia, while Pakistan play Sri Lanka at home. The Tests start Wednesday, December 11 and I will post the round soon as all teams are announced.


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    Round 3 scoring

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    Player Runs Wkt Cat Pts Dan gth how Leo Lly NBom ozz pap sri wwe
    -------------- x1 x20 x5 -------------------------------------------------
    AUSTRALIA
    DA Warner 335 0 3 350 350 350 350
    JA Burns 4 0 0 4 4
    M Labuschagne 162 0 1 167 167 167 167 167
    SPD Smith 36 0 2 46 46 92 92 92 92 46 92
    MS Wade 38 0 0 38
    TM Head 0 0 0 0 0
    TD Paine 0 0 6 30 60
    PJ Cummins 0 3 0 60 120 120 60 60 120 60
    MA Starc 0 7 1 145 145 145 145 145 145 145
    NM Lyon 0 5 1 105
    JR Hazlewood 0 4 1 85
    M Neser DNP DNP DNP 0 0

    PAKISTAN
    Shan Masood 87 0 0 87
    Imam-ul-Haq 2 0 0 2
    Azhar Ali 18 0 0 18 18 18
    Babar Azam 105 0 0 105 105 105 105 105 105 210
    Asad Shafiq 66 0 0 66 66
    Iftikhar Ahmed 37 0 0 37
    Mohammad Rizwan 45 0 2 55 55 55
    Yasir Shah 126 0 0 126 126 126 126
    Shaheen Afridi 1 3 0 61
    Mohammad Abbas 30 0 0 30 30 30 30 30 30 30
    Mohammad Musa 16 0 0 16 16

    NEW ZEALAND
    JA Raval 5 0 1 10
    TWM Latham 123 0 0 123 123 123
    KS Williamson 108 0 0 108 108 108 108 108 108 108 108
    LRPL Taylor 158 0 1 163 326 163
    HM Nicholls 16 0 1 21
    BJ Watling 55 0 3 70 140
    DJ Mitchell 73 0 0 73 73
    MJ Santner 23 1 0 43 43
    TG Southee 18 2 0 58 58 58 58 58 116 58 116
    MJ Henry 5 1 0 25
    N Wagner 0 5 0 100
    Lockie Ferguson DNP DNP DNP 0 0
    CG Grandhomme DNP DNP DNP 0 0 0
    T Boult DNP DNP DNP 0 0

    ENGLAND
    RJ Burns 101 0 1 106 212
    DP Sibley 4 0 1 9
    JL Denly 4 0 0 4 4
    JE Root 226 0 4 246 492 246 246 246
    BA Stokes 26 0 0 26 52 26 52 26 26 52 26 26
    Z Crawley 1 0 0 1
    OJ Pope 75 0 1 80
    SM Curran 11 3 0 71 71 71 71 71 71
    CR Woakes 0 4 1 85
    JC Archer 8 1 1 33 33 33 66 33
    SCJ Broad 0 4 1 85 85
    J Buttler DNP DNP DNP 0 0 0
    Saqib Mahmood DNP DNP DNP 0 0
    Jack Leach DNP DNP DNP 0 0 0


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    Total Score 853 956 929 876 943 929 1138 1105 1082 1060
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    Dan gth how Leo Lly NBom ozz pap sri wwe
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#1253171 - Mon Dec 16 2019 06:32 AM Re: Results & Standings .. World Cricket
srini701 Offline
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Registered: Wed Jan 04 2006
Posts: 10286
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World Cricket 2019-20


World Cricket 2019-20


Round 4

Pakistan-Sri Lanka 1st Test; Australia-New Zealand 1st Test

Dec 11 -15, 2019



Match Scorecards (in brief):

Sri Lanka 308/6 decl (FDM Karunaratne 59, Dhananjay de Silva 102*, Shaheen Afridi 2/58, Naseem Shah 2/92) DREW WITH Pakistan 252/2 (Abid Ali 109*, Babar Azam 102*)

Australia 416 (M Labuschagne 143, TM Head 56, TG Southee 4/93, N Wagner 4/92) and 217/9 decl (JA Burns 53, M Labuschagne 50, TG Southee 5/69, N Wagner 3/59) BEAT New Zealand 166 (LRPL Taylor 80, MA Starc 5/52) and 171 (BJ Watling 40, MA Starc 4/45, NM Lyon 4/63)









Tipping Comp Standings

  
position points
----- ----- ------------------
TW LW hi-lo LW TW Total
----- ----- ------------------ hf ws
1 1 1-7 Howie72 2743 987 3730 1 -
2 2 2-8 srini701 2628 1006 3634 - -
3 3 2-6 wwe84 2519 1084 3603 - -
4 4 2-5 Daaanieeel 2489 1003 3492 - 1
5 7 5-9 LeoDaVinci 2390 1055 3445 - -
6 9 3-9 gtho4 2343 1095 3438 1 -
7 5 4-7 N-Bomb 2468 809 3277 - -
8 6 1-8 paper_aero 2410 857 3267 1 1
9 8 8-10 ozzz2002 2368 791 3159 1 2
10 10 4-10 Llynfi 2181 d 2972 - -

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week   Hall of Fame                      Wooden Spoon


1. 377 paper_aero 197 ozzz2002
2. 1525 Howie72 928 paper_aero
3. 1138 ozzz2002 853 Daaanieeel
4. 1095 gtho4 791 ozzz2002
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6.
7.
8.
9.
10.



  • The first home Test in Pakistan in more than 10 years (Pakistan was playing all "Home" Tests in the UAE since a bomb blast during a Sri Lanka Test in 2009), and guess who won? Rain played major a spoilsport and ensured not even the first innings would be completed. Sri Lanka themselves batted till the last morning and Pakistan had two centurions on the final day....which was also enough for the poor Pakistani spectators!

  • Australia continued their impressive home form, drubbing New Zealand by 296 runs in four days. For the very first time in his 71-Test career, Steve Smith went 3 Tests without a fifty! Mitchell Starc was all over the Kiwis (much to the joy of srini701) and Marnus Labushgance continued his imperious form with a 3rd ton in as many Tests (much to the delight of LeoDaVinci and wwe84).

  • gtho4 takes the round's honours while ozzz2002 follows his previous round medal with a spoon. paper_aero and N-Bomb slip a little, and it continues to be a very close-knit race as of now. Llynfi defaulted the round.

    Supersubs scoring this round: Other than gtho4 and paper_aero, we all had supersubs scoring (or failing to score) for us! Those of us picking Yasir Shah had someone scoring a few points or none at all...Howie72 had Lahiru Kumasa as trump player in place of Yasir Shah; N-Bomb had Neil Wagner scoring instead of Trent Boult (his supersub Embuldeniya also did not play); srini701 had Angelo Mathews scoring as trump instead of Yasir, but he also had another player Fawad Alam who did not play; Daaanieeel missed out as well with his supersub Lakmal also not playing; LeoDaVinci had Kusal Mendis scoring for him; ozzz2002 had both his supersubs scoring....Dilruwan Perera and Tim Southeee (in place of Todd Astle); wwe84 had Vishwa Fernando as supersub, but that guy didn't score a single point though he played!

    The next round is the second Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka from Thursday, December 19, and hopefully we will all pick 5 players who will play smile


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    Round 4 scoring

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    Player Runs Wkt Cat Pts Dan gth how Leo Lly NBom ozz pap sri wwe
    -------------- x1 x20 x5 -------------------------------------------------
    SRI LANKA
    FDM Karunaratne 59 0 1 64 64 128 64 64 64
    BOP Fernando 40 0 0 40
    BKG Mendis 10 0 0 10 10 10
    AD Mathews 31 0 0 31 31 31 62
    LD Chandimal 2 0 1 7
    DM de Silva 102 0 0 102 102 102 102 102 102
    N Dickwella 33 0 0 33
    MDK Perera 16 0 0 16 16 16 16 32 16 16
    MVT Fernando 0 0 0 0 0
    CAK Rajitha 0 1 0 20
    CBRLS Kumara 0 1 0 20 40
    L Embuldeniya DNP DNP DNP 0 0
    S Lakmal DNP DNP DNP 0 0

    PAKISTAN
    Shan Masood 0 0 0 0 0
    Abid Ali 109 0 0 109
    Azhar Ali 36 0 0 36 36 36
    Babar Azam 102 0 1 107 214 214 107 107 107 107
    Asad Shafiq 0 0 1 5 5 5 5
    Haris Sohail 0 0 1 5
    Mohammad Rizwan 0 0 1 5 5
    Usman Shinwari 0 1 0 20
    Shaheen Afridi 0 2 0 40 40 40 40 80
    Naseem Shah 0 2 0 40
    Mohammad Abbas 0 1 0 20 20 20
    Yasir Shah DNP DNP DNP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Fawad Alam DNP DNP DNP 0 0
    Imam-ul-Haq DNP DNP DNP 0 0

    AUSTRALIA
    DA Warner 62 0 0 62 62 62 62 124 62
    JA Burns 62 0 0 62
    M Labuschagne 193 1 0 213 213 213 426 426
    SPD Smith 59 0 5 84 84 168 84 168 84 168 84
    MS Wade 29 0 1 34
    TM Head 61 0 2 71
    TD Paine 39 0 4 59 59
    PJ Cummins 33 3 0 93 186 186 93 93 93 93
    MA Starc 53 9 1 238 238 476 238
    NM Lyon 8 6 1 133 133
    JR Hazlewood 0 1 0 20

    NEW ZEALAND
    JA Raval 2 1 2 32
    TWM Latham 18 0 0 18 18
    KS Williamson 48 0 1 53 53 53 53 53 53 53 53
    LRPL Taylor 102 0 1 107
    HM Nicholls 28 0 1 33 33
    BJ Watling 48 0 2 58
    CG Grandhomme 56 2 2 106
    MJ Santner 2 0 2 12
    TG Southee 12 9 1 197 197 197 197
    N Wagner 8 7 1 153 153 153 153 153 153 153
    Lockie Ferguson 1 0 0 1
    Trent Boult DNP DNP DNP 0 0
    Todd Astle DNP DNP DNP 0 0

    ---------------------------------------------------
    Total Score 1003 1095 987 1055 791 809 791 857 1006 1084
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#1253792 - Mon Dec 23 2019 03:48 AM Re: Results & Standings .. World Cricket
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Round 5

Pakistan-Sri Lanka 2nd Test

Dec 19-23, 2019



Match Scorecard (in brief):

Pakistan 191 (Babar Azam 60, Asad Shafiq 63, CBRLS Kumara 4/49, L Embuldeniya 4/71) and 555/3 decl (Shan Masood 135, Abid Ali 174, Azhar Ali 118, Babar Azam 100*) BEAT Sri Lanka 271 (LD Chandimal 74, MDK Perera 48, Shaheen Afridi 5/77, Mohammad Abbas 4/55) and 212 (BOP Fernando 102, N Dickwella 65, Naseem Shah 5/31)








Tipping Comp Standings

  
position points
----- ----- ------------------
TW LW hi-lo LW TW Total
----- ----- ------------------ hf ws
1 1 1-7 Howie72 3730 528 4258 1 -
2 6 2-9 gtho4 3438 657 4095 1 -
3 4 2-5 Daaanieeel 3492 568 4060 - 1
4 3 2-6 wwe84 3603 448 4051 - -
5 2 2-8 srini701 3634 407 4041 - -
6 7 4-7 N-Bomb 3277 660 3937 1 -
7 5 5-9 LeoDaVinci 3445 408 3853 - -
8 8 1-8 paper_aero 3267 564 3831 1 1
9 9 8-10 ozzz2002 3159 341 3500 1 3
10 10 4-10 Llynfi 2972 d 3313 - -

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week   Hall of Fame                      Wooden Spoon


1. 377 paper_aero 197 ozzz2002
2. 1525 Howie72 928 paper_aero
3. 1138 ozzz2002 853 Daaanieeel
4. 1095 gtho4 791 ozzz2002
5. 660 N-Bomb 341 ozzz2002
6.
7.
8.
9.
10.



  • Pakistan won for the first time on home soil in more than 10 years after comprehensively beating Sri Lanka in the second Test. Naseem Shah became the second youngest ever in Test history to take a 5-wicket haul, while the top 4 of Pakistan all made centuries in the second innings...only the second time in history this was happening. A happy homecoming for the Pakistanis smile

  • N-Bomb squeezed gtho4 out for the round's honours, while ozzz2002 takes another spoon. Other than ozzz2002 who is now threatening to cut himself adrift to join the defaulting Llynfi at the rear, we are all pretty much bunched up. Don't be fooled by those numbers. It's just one player here and there for us all to start playing musical chairs smile

    Supersubs scoring this round: paper_aero had the last laugh, with his supersub Abid Ali fetching him half his points in place of Lakshan Sandakan, while ozzz2002 wasn't so lucky with his supersub Rajitha also missing the Test along with his chosen Bhatti (who?). gtho4 also had Angelo Mathews scoring for him in place of Imran Khan.

    The next round again involves a double-header in the Boxing Day Tests. England start a 4-Test series against South Africa, while Australia and New Zealand meet in their second Test. Do try and lodge your picks before the Toss in Melbourne on December 26.

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    Round 5 scoring

    --------------                      -------------------------------------------------
    Player Runs Wkt Cat Pts Dan gth how Leo Lly NBom ozz pap sri wwe
    -------------- x1 x20 x5 -------------------------------------------------
    PAKISTAN
    Shan Masood 140 0 1 145
    Abid Ali 212 0 0 212 212 212 212 212
    Azhar Ali 118 0 0 118 236
    Babar Azam 160 0 1 165 330 330 165 165 330 165 165 165
    Asad Shafiq 63 0 2 68 68 68
    Haris Sohail 9 2 1 54
    Mohammad Rizwan 25 0 6 55 55 55
    Yasir Shah 0 2 0 40 40 40 40 40 80 80
    Mohammad Abbas 0 5 1 105 105
    Shaheen Afridi 5 6 0 125 125
    Naseem Shah 1 5 0 101
    Kashif Bhatti DNP DNP DNP 0 0
    Imran Khan DNP DNP DNP 0 0

    SRI LANKA
    FDM Karunaratne 41 0 0 41 41 41 82 41 41 41 41
    BOP Fernando 106 0 1 111
    Kusal Mendis 13 0 0 13 13
    Angelo Mathews 32 0 1 37 37 37
    Dinesh Chandimal 76 0 0 76
    Dhananjay Silva 32 0 1 37 37 37 74 37 37 37
    N Dickwella 86 0 2 96
    Diruwan Perera 53 0 0 53 53 106 53
    Vishwa Fernando 5 2 1 50
    L Embuldeniya 13 5 0 113
    Lahiru Kumara 0 6 0 120
    Kasun Rajitha DNP DNP DNP 0 0
    Lakshan SandakanDNP DNP DNP 0 0


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    Total Score 568 657 528 408 341 660 341 564 407 448
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    Dan gth how Leo Lly NBom ozz pap sri wwe
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#1254419 - Tue Dec 31 2019 11:18 PM Re: Results & Standings .. World Cricket
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Round 6

Australia-New Zealand 2nd Test; South Africa-England 1st Test

Dec 19-23, 2019



Match Scorecards (in brief):

Australia 467 (M Labuschagne 63, SPD Smith 85, TM Head 114, TD Paine 79, TG Southee 3/103, N Wagner 4/83) and 168/5 decl (DA Warner 38, N Wagner 3/50) BEAT New Zealand 148 (TWM Latham 50, PJ Cummins 5/28, JL Pattinson 3/34) and 240 (TA Blundell 121, JL Pattinson 3/35, NM Lyon 4/81)

South Africa 284 (Q de Kock 95, SCJ Broad 4/58, SM Curran 4/58) and 272 (HE van der Dussen 51, VD Philander 46, JC Archer 5/102) BEAT England 181 (JL Denly 50, K Rabada 3/68, VD Philander 4/16) and 268 (RJ Burns 84, JE Root 48, K Rabada 4/103, A Nortje 3/56)









Tipping Comp Standings

  
position points
----- ----- ------------------
TW LW hi-lo LW TW Total
----- ----- ------------------ hf ws
1 1 1-7 Howie72 4258 1100 5358 1 -
2 3 2-5 Daaanieeel 4060 1167 5227 - 1
3 6 3-7 N-Bomb 3937 1216 5153 2 -
4 5 2-8 srini701 4041 1025 5066 - -
5 7 5-9 LeoDaVinci 3853 1199 5052 - -
6 4 2-6 wwe84 4051 955 5006 - -
7 2 2-9 gtho4 4095 797 4892 1 1
8 8 1-8 paper_aero 3831 981 4812 1 1
9 9 8-10 ozzz2002 3500 941 4441 1 3
10 10 4-10 Llynfi 3313 d 4110 - -

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week   Hall of Fame                      Wooden Spoon


1. 377 paper_aero 197 ozzz2002
2. 1525 Howie72 928 paper_aero
3. 1138 ozzz2002 853 Daaanieeel
4. 1095 gtho4 791 ozzz2002
5. 660 N-Bomb 341 ozzz2002
6. 1216 N-Bomb 797 gtho4
7.
8.
9.
10.



  • South Africa broke a run of 5 consecutive losses with a well-deserved, hard fought win over an English side struck with illness. De Kock and debutant Van Dussen scored the runs, and the fast bowlers led by the retiring Philander, Rabada and newcomer Nortje ensured England never got away. It's a 4 Test series, and promises to be very close fought once the England team is all fit and fighting.

  • Australia completed a comprehensive win over New Zealand in the other Test. It was Travis Head doing the scoring this time and all bowlers other than Starc took wickets smile the poor run of Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor is continuing to hurt the Kiwis...are the Kiwis good only on their home soil? There's one more Test in this series to go...can the Kiwis redeem some pride at Sydney?

  • N-Bomb continues his climb up our ladder with a second consecutive winner's performance. He had some good picks in the South Africa-England Test and Neil Wagner made the difference for him. LeoDaVinci and Daaanieeel also had a wonderful round. Our leader and defending champion continues to make some shrewd picks to just about stay ahead even as the rest of us keep playing musical chairs behind him smile gtho4 takes the spoon despite having a very decent team, and is probably wondering why!

    Supersubs scoring this round: We all had our teams scoring in the Australia-New Zealand Test, but ozzz2002 can thank his supersub Vernon Philander for lifting him above gtho4....Daaanieeel had Du Plessis scoring for him in place of Woakes.

    The next round again involves these same teams in the New Year Tests from January 3, so if you choose NOT to make any picks, your teams will continue to score for you.

    *************************************************
    Round 6 scoring

    --------------                      -------------------------------------------------
    Player Runs Wkt Cat Pts Dan gth how Leo Lly NBom ozz pap sri wwe
    -------------- x1 x20 x5 -------------------------------------------------
    AUSTRALIA
    DA Warner 79 0 3 94 94 188
    JA Burns 35 0 2 45
    M Labuschagne 82 1 0 102 204 204 204 204 204 102 102
    SPD Smith 92 0 0 92 92 92 92 184
    MS Wade 68 0 0 68
    TM Head 142 0 0 142
    TD Paine 79 0 8 119
    MA Starc 1 2 0 41 41 82 41 82 41
    JL Pattinson 14 6 0 134 134
    PJ Cummins 0 5 0 100 100 100 100 100 100
    NM Lyon 1 4 1 86

    NEW ZEALAND
    TWM Latham 58 0 1 63
    TA Blundell 136 0 1 141
    KS Williamson 9 0 1 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14
    LRPL Taylor 6 0 0 6 6 6
    HM Nicholls 33 0 1 38
    BJ Watling 29 0 2 39
    C de Grandhomme 20 2 0 60 60 60
    MJ Santner 30 1 1 55
    TG Southee 12 3 2 82 82 82 82
    N Wagner 24 7 1 169 169 169 169
    TA Boult 8 1 0 28 28 28 28 28

    SOUTH AFRICA
    D Elgar 22 0 1 27 27
    AK Markram 22 0 0 22 22
    Zubayr Hamza 43 0 2 53
    F du Plessis 49 0 0 49 49 98 49 49
    Van der Dussen 57 0 1 62 62
    Q de Kock 129 0 8 169 169 169 169
    D Pretorius 40 2 1 85
    VD Philander 81 4 0 161 161 161 161 161
    KA Maharaj 17 2 1 62
    K Rabada 28 7 1 173 173 173 173 173 173 173
    A Nortje 40 5 0 140
    B Hendrick DNP DNP DNP 0 0

    ENGLAND
    RJ Burns 93 0 0 93 93 93
    DP Sibley 33 0 1 38
    JL Denly 81 0 0 81 81
    JE Root 77 0 3 92 92 92 92 92 184
    BA Stokes 49 2 2 99 198 198 198 198 198 198
    JM Bairstow 10 0 3 25 50
    JC Buttler 34 0 5 59 59
    SM Curran 29 5 2 139
    JC Archer 7 6 0 127 127 127
    SCJ Broad 8 5 0 108 108 108 108
    JM Anderson 0 2 0 40 40 40 40 40
    C Woakes DNP DNP DNP 0 0

    ---------------------------------------------------
    Total Score 1167 797 1100 1199 797 1216 941 981 1025 955
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    Dan gth how Leo Lly NBom ozz pap sri wwe
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#1254942 - Wed Jan 08 2020 10:34 PM Re: Results & Standings .. World Cricket
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Round 7

Australia-New Zealand 3rd Test; South Africa-England 2nd Test

Jan 3-7, 2019



Match Scorecards (in brief):

Australia 454 (M Labuschagne 215, SPD Smith 63, de Grandhomme 3/78, N Wagner 3/66) and 217/2 decl (DA Warner 111*, M Labuschagne 59) BEAT New Zealand 256 (TWM Latham 49, GD Phillips 52, PJ Cummins 3/44, NM Lyon 5/68) and 136 (C de Grandhomme 52, MA Starc 3/25, NM Lyon 5/50)

England 269 (Stokes 47, Pope 61*, Rabada 3/68) and 391/8 decl (Sibley 133*, Root 61, Stokes 72, Nortje 3/61) BEAT South Africa 223 (Elgar 88, van der Dussen 68, Anderson 5/40) and 248 (Malan 84, de Kock 50, Stokes 3/35)









Tipping Comp Standings

  
position points
----- ----- ------------------
TW LW hi-lo LW TW Total
----- ----- ------------------ hf ws
1 1 1-7 Howie72 5358 1699 7057 1 -
2 4 2-8 srini701 5066 1754 6820 1 -
3 2 2-5 Daaanieeel 5227 1514 6741 - 1
4 6 2-6 wwe84 5006 1489 6495 - -
5 3 3-7 N-Bomb 5153 1079 6232 2 -
6 5 5-9 LeoDaVinci 5052 1165 6217 - -
7 7 2-9 gtho4 4892 1280 6172 1 1
8 9 8-10 ozzz2002 4441 1283 5724 1 3
9 8 1-9 paper_aero 4812 781 5593 1 2
10 10 4-10 Llynfi 4110 d 4891 - -

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week   Hall of Fame                      Wooden Spoon


1. 377 paper_aero 197 ozzz2002
2. 1525 Howie72 928 paper_aero
3. 1138 ozzz2002 853 Daaanieeel
4. 1095 gtho4 791 ozzz2002
5. 660 N-Bomb 341 ozzz2002
6. 1216 N-Bomb 797 gtho4
7. 1754 srini701 781 paper_aero
8.
9.
10.



  • A severe flu bug ran through the already beleagured Kiwi side a day before the 3rd Test and half the side was out. For the first time since December 2009, New Zealand went into a Test without either Kane Williamson or Tim Southee or Trent Boult (can't even imagine that now, right). That knocked the stuffing out of their side, and out of our picks too...With the red hot Labuschagne continuing his merry run making spree (He scored 896 runs during the Australian summer, finishing with an average of 112 with four hundreds and three fifties) and with Nathan Lyon picking 10 wickets, Australia swept the Kiwis aside for a 3-0 margin. This is the eighth time in which Australia have won every Test in their home summer (at least five matches played). The last time this happened was in 2013-14.

  • England also broke a sequence of bad away Tests, winning on the fifth day (and there is talk of making Test cricket for 4 days shocked ) and drew their series level at 1-1 with 2 to play. Ben Stokes had a brilliant all round game while Dom Sibley scored a masterly hundred. James Anderson finished with a 5-wicket haul but is now ruled out of the rest of the series.

  • srini701 and Howie72 had identical trump picks as they nailed in the "in-form" guys and they finished with a bucketful of points. paper_aero's radar was somehow all over the place this round, and the Kiwi flu didn't help his cause either. Our 4-in-a-row silver medallist now faces an uphill task to make it 5 in a row.

    Supersubs scoring this round: There ought to have been many as can be seen with the number of "DNP" (Did Not Play) in both the New Zealand and England side. But somehow some of us also had supersubs who also did not get to play. LeoDaVinci had his supersub doubling as his trump player too in the New Zealand Test.

    The next round is a week away and is the 3rd Test between South Africa and England from January 16.

    *************************************************
    Round 7 scoring

    --------------                      -------------------------------------------------
    Player Runs Wkt Cat Pts Dan gth how Leo Lly NBom ozz pap sri wwe
    -------------- x1 x20 x5 -------------------------------------------------
    AUSTRALIA
    DA Warner 156 0 0 156 156 156 156 156
    JA Burns 58 0 1 63
    M Labuschagne 274 0 0 274 548 548 274 274 548 274 548
    SPD Smith 63 0 0 63 63 63 63 126
    MS Wade 22 0 0 22
    TM Head 10 0 0 10
    TD Paine 35 0 3 50
    JL Pattinson 2 0 1 7
    PJ Cummins 8 4 1 93 93 186 93 93
    MA Starc 22 4 1 107 107 107 107 107 107
    NM Lyon 6 10 1 211 422 422

    NEW ZEALAND
    TWM Latham 50 0 1 55 55
    TA Blundell 36 0 0 36 36 36
    JA Raval 43 0 0 43
    LRPL Taylor 44 0 2 54 54 108
    GD Phillips 52 0 1 57
    BJ Watling 28 0 1 33
    C de Grandhomme 72 3 1 137 137 137 137
    TD Astle 42 3 1 107
    WER Somerville 7 1 0 27 27 27
    N Wagner 0 3 0 60 60 60 60 60
    MJ Henry 3 2 0 43
    Kane Williamson DNP DNP DNP 0 0 0 0 0
    K Jamieson DNP DNP DNP 0 0
    T Southee DNP DNP DNP 0 0 0
    M Santner DNP DNP DNP 0 0
    T Boult DNP DNP DNP 0 0 0

    SOUTH AFRICA
    D Elgar 122 0 1 127 127 127
    P Malan 89 0 0 89 89
    Zubayr Hamza 23 0 1 28
    F du Plessis 20 0 1 25 50 50 25 25
    Van der Dussen 85 0 2 95 95 95
    Q de Kock 70 0 8 110 110 110 110 110
    D Pretorius 4 3 1 69
    VD Philander 25 2 0 65 65 65 65 65 130 130 130 130
    KA Maharaj 6 3 0 66
    K Rabada 3 5 0 103 103 103 103 103
    A Nortje 4 5 0 104
    B Hendrick DNP DNP DNP 0 0 0
    A Phehlukwayo DNP DNP DNP 0 0

    ENGLAND
    Zak Crawley 29 0 2 39
    DP Sibley 167 0 1 172
    JL Denly 69 2 1 114 114
    JE Root 96 0 3 111 111 111 111
    BA Stokes 119 3 6 209 418 418 209 209 209 418
    Ollie Pope 64 0 1 69
    JC Buttler 52 0 3 67
    SM Curran 22 3 0 82 82 82
    Dom Bess 0 2 0 40
    SCJ Broad 9 3 0 69 69 69
    JM Anderson 4 7 2 154 154 154
    J Bairstow DNP DNP DNP 0 0
    R Burns DNP DNP DNP 0 0 0
    J Archer DNP DNP DNP 0 0
    M Parkinson DNP DNP DNP 0 0

    ---------------------------------------------------
    Total Score 1514 1280 1699 1165 d 1079 1283 781 1754 1489
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#1256166 - Tue Jan 21 2020 11:37 PM Re: Results & Standings .. World Cricket
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Round 8

South Africa-England 3rd Test

Jan 16-20, 2019



Match Scorecard (in brief):

England 499/9 decl (Pope 135*, Stokes 120, Maharaj 5-180) beat South Africa 209 (de Kock 63, Bess 5-51) and 237 (Maharaj 71, Root 4-87) by an innings and 53 runs








Tipping Comp Standings

  
position points
----- ----- ------------------
TW LW hi-lo LW TW Total
----- ----- ------------------ hf ws
1 1 1-7 Howie72 7057 537 7594 1 -
2 2 2-8 srini701 6820 610 7430 2 -
3 3 2-5 Daaanieeel 6741 555 7296 - 1
4 4 2-6 wwe84 6495 465 6960 - -
5 5 3-7 N-Bomb 6232 610 6842 3 -
6 7 2-9 gtho4 6172 524 6696 1 1
7 6 5-9 LeoDaVinci 6217 229 6446 - 1
8 8 8-10 ozzz2002 5724 321 6045 1 3
9 9 1-9 paper_aero 5593 423 6016 1 2
10 10 4-10 Llynfi 4891 d 5120 - -

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week   Hall of Fame                      Wooden Spoon


1. 377 paper_aero 197 ozzz2002
2. 1525 Howie72 928 paper_aero
3. 1138 ozzz2002 853 Daaanieeel
4. 1095 gtho4 791 ozzz2002
5. 660 N-Bomb 341 ozzz2002
6. 1216 N-Bomb 797 gtho4
7. 1754 srini701 781 paper_aero
8. 610 srini701 N-Bomb 229 LeoDaVinci
9.
10.



  • England bounced back into the series with a comprehensive innings win over a strangely listless South Africa. Ben Stokes and Ollie Pope pummeled them with centuries first before their "non-spinner" Dom Bess took 5 wickets and forced them to follow-on. Then another "non-spinner" Joe Root got four wickets and it was only a last wicket stand of 99 that made the margin look a little better than it is. I don't see this South African side putting up much resistance in the last Test either...

  • N-Bomb and srini701 went with identical teams, a rarity in our comp, and they ended up taking the round's honours...srini701 is slowly inching closer to Howie72 at the top...Five more rounds left in our season (maybe six/seven if we can squeeze in another series with no clashing dates)....LeoDaVinci was somehow most unlucky this round, especially with his trump pick of Jos Buttler, and he takes his first spoon of the season.

    Supersubs scoring this round: Stuart Broad scored as trump for paper_aero in place of Jofra Archer, Dean Elgar scored some points for LeoDaVinci (Leo had 2 non-playing members) and Philander scored double points for ozzz2002 instead of Bairstow.

    The next round is from Friday, January 24 and is the fourth Test of this same series...we then switch to a couple of 3-match ODI series starting on February 4 and 5...

    *************************************************
    Round 8 scoring

    --------------                      -------------------------------------------------
    Player Runs Wkt Cat Pts Dan gth how Leo Lly NBom ozz pap sri wwe
    -------------- x1 x20 x5 -------------------------------------------------
    ENGLAND
    Zak Crawley 44 0 0 44
    DP Sibley 36 0 0 36 36
    JL Denly 25 0 0 25 25
    JE Root 27 4 1 112 112 112 112 112 112 112
    BA Stokes 120 1 0 140 280 280 280 280 280 280
    Ollie Pope 135 0 6 165
    JC Buttler 1 0 1 6 12
    SM Curran 44 1 0 64
    Dom Bess 1 6 1 126
    MA Wood 42 3 2 112 112 112 112
    SCJ Broad 0 4 1 85 85 85 170 85
    J Archer DNP DNP DNP 0 0 0 0
    J Bairstow DNP DNP DNP 0 0

    SOUTH AFRICA
    D Elgar 50 0 3 65 65
    P Malan 30 0 1 35 35
    Zubayr Hamza 12 0 0 12
    F du Plessis 44 0 0 44 44 44
    Van der Dussen 34 0 1 39 39
    Q de Kock 66 0 0 66 66 66 66 66 66
    A Nortje 23 1 1 48
    VD Philander 40 0 0 40 40 40 40 40 80 40 40 40
    KA Maharaj 71 5 1 176
    K Rabada 17 2 0 57 57 57 57
    D Paterson 39 1 0 59
    K Petersen DNP DNP DNP 0 0
    B Hendrick DNP DNP DNP 0 0

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    Total Score 555 524 537 229 d 610 321 423 610 465
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