Category Archives: Cricket

The Sports Archives – Can South Africa Erase The Ghosts Of 1999 In The 2019 World Cup?

After a gap of two decades, the World Cup returns to British soil. In some ways, the 1999 World Cup was a pivotal point in cricket history- it began a period of unprecedented Australian domination of the sport. The Aussies … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – The Greatest Ever Cricket World Cup Stars

The 2019 Cricket World Cup is almost here as England & Wales host the 12th edition of the tournament, with holders Australia looking to retain their title from four years previous. Betfair have all the odds, whether you think you … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – England’s Best Cricket Captains

Credit – Shutterstock.com The cricket World Cup is just around the corner and England have been named as the favourites according to Paddy Power. England have finished as the runner-up on three occasions, but are yet to win cricket’s biggest … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – The World’s 10 Oldest Sports Trophies

No one is sure precisely when sports prizes began, but it is certain the Ancient Greeks were among the first to hand out prizes for those who won sporting events. Maybe they didn’t hand out beautifully crafted sports medals, but … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Loud and Proud: Showing Your Support for Your Favorite Sports Person or Team

Photo Source Sports lovers are a dedicated bunch. When it comes to matches or games, chances are that the majority of viewers are rooting for a particular team or individual to win. Many of us will have supported the same … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – England Women’s Cricket Players In Life Changing Tournament Win

By NAPARAZZI – Southern Stars vs West Indies women’s cricket, CC BY-SA 2.0, Link England’s nine run victory over India at Lords in the Women’s World Cup final last weekend was a fantastic achievement for the side and will herald … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Cricket Australia Prepared To Go To Arbitration Over Pay Dispute

By Rick212 – http://www.flickr.com/photos/icc-cricket/324545382/, CC BY 2.0, Link As the bitter pay dispute involving the Australian test sides and their federation continues to rumble on, Cricket Australia (CA) has insisted that it will look to independent arbitration sooner rather than … Continue reading

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