New Zealand all-rounder Jimmy Neesham took a hilarious dig at the International Cricket Council (ICC) after cricket’s governing body, on Monday, announced that the controversial boundary rule that declared England 2019 Cricket World Cup winners will no more be used. The 2019 World Cup final was tied after both teams faced 50 overs, and the situation was same even after the Super Over, as both teams scored same number of runs. However, England were declared winners, having hit more boundaries.
Former India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly is all set to be take over as the next president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), as per latest media reports. Earlier, Brijesh Patel looked set to take over the top post. However, many in BCCI are said to have backed Ganguly, and thus the contest turned.
Despite a 109-run ninth wicket stand between Keshav Maharaj and Vernon Philander, India maintained their position of dominance in the Pune Test, ending Day 3 with a lead of 326 after bowling out South Africa for 275.