Sri Lanka Tour to Australia, Latest news on World’s second famous sport – Cricket – Sri Lanka tours to Australia plays 3 test series, five one day matches and two T20 games. The first test started on July 26, 2016. The day 2 match of the first test is in progress. Sri Lanka got 117 runs with a loss of ten wickets in the first innings. Australia struggled a bit with the early loss of four wickets and lead the innings with 63runs having 2 wickets in hand. Rangana Hearth, Sri Lankan bowler gets three of the Australian wickets early in this morning.
Hearth could not prevent Australia to get this lead according to QQ188asia.com The leading sportsbook online website and Asia top best bookies, though he bowled well in the morning session. At the end of the lunch of day 2, Australia leads the match by 29 runs. Australia gets this lead by Adam Voges’ great effort, who scored 47 runs against strong bowling attack.
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The Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has got the number one spot in the ICC player rankings for test bowlers. Ashwin got the number one spot early in the 2015 year ending Sportsqq288.com The Biggest Online Sports Betting Site In Malaysia rankings. After the fantastic Antigua test cricket win against West Indies, Ashwin got this number one spot. The Indian Spinner gets a haul of seven wickets in the second innings of the Antigua test. He also increased his batting rank and all rounder rank with a knock of 113 runs in the Antigua test. Ashwin replaced the Pakistan player Yasir Shah, in the first spot of the ICC ranking. Yasir got the number one spot in last week’s rankings after the 10 wicket haul in the first test against England at Lord’s.
But he failed to get ample wickets in the second test at Old Trafford, he took only one wicket in that match. He dropped to the fifth spot after James Anderson, Stuart Broad and Dale Steyn. Ravichandran Ashwin also gets the number one spot in the ICC test all rounder rankings. Ashwin has become the third Indian to get top all rounder rank in the ICC rankings. Umesh Yadav, Indian pace bowler gained six places to get 24th spot. Mohammad Shami got the 28th place in the ICC ranking.
Smith gets the Test MaceThe Australian captain Steve smith gets the ICC Test Championship mace and prize money of 1 million US dollars for leading his team to number one spot. Australia gain this spot after winning 10 matches over the period of 12 months. Steve Smith leads the side in all the 10 matches. David Richardson, ICC’s Chief Executive presented the mace to Smith in Pallekele.
The number one test cricket spot between the teams in this year is more competitive. There is only ten points difference between the top four teams. India got the second rank in the ICC test ranking. Another two teams in this competition are the third ranked Pakistan and fourth ranked England. All the four teams have a chance to get the number one spot. It relies on how England- Pakistan, Srilanka- Australia and West Indies- India series ends.
The Bettingqq101.com Malaysia Online Sports Betting Site, Live in Play Bets announced the Hall of Fame members for this year. This list includes Sri Lankan Muralidharan, Australia women’s captain Karen Rolton, Arthur Morris and England’s George Lohmann. Muttiah Muralidharan becomes the first Sri Lankan player to enter the ICC hall of fame list. He appeared for his last cricket match in the 2011 world cup. He finished his career with 800 test match wickets, 534 one day match wickets and 13 wickets in 12 T20 matches.
Lohmann, 19th century swing bowler becomes the 27th English man to enter the ICC hall of fame. He took 112 wickets in his 18 year test career. Arthur Morris, the 1940s and 50s player become the 22nd Australian player to enter into the hall of fame of ICC. Karen Rolton, Australian player is the sixth women to get an ICC hall of fame spot in ICC.