Cricket Weekly Column: Ashes Third Test Review

Tweet By Riley Taylor (@rileyttaylor21) Welcome to the eleventh edition of Overtime’s Cricket Weekly Column, where we look at the week’s biggest stories and games. This week we look at what happened at Headingley in the third Ashes test with Australia one win away from retaining the urn. —————————————————————————————————————- What happened at Lords’? England recovered well from their thrashing at Edgbaston but after rain had washed out one and a half days of cricket a result was never likely. It would have been a pleasing sight to see Jonny Bairstow…

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Cricket Weekly Column: 2nd Ashes Test Recap

Tweet By Riley Taylor (@rileyttaylor21) Welcome to the ninth edition of Overtime’s Cricket Weekly Column, where we look at the week’s biggest stories and games. This week we will be going over what happened at Lords’ in the second Ashes Test as England looked to bounce back from a crushing defeat at Edgbaston. What happened at Edgbaston? There was plenty that England learned from Edgbaston but the one thing they would have been concerned about was the way they quickly unravelled in the second innings. It was a shockingly poor batting…

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Cricket Weekly Column: First Ashes Test and T20 Blast

Tweet By Riley Taylor (@rileyttaylor21) Welcome to the eighth edition of Overtime’s Cricket Weekly Column, where we look at the week’s biggest stories and games. The Ashes get underway with the First Test at Edgbaston as England look to win back the urn after their 4-0 hammering down under two years ago. As well as this we’ll be looking at the top 10 moments from this years Vitality T20 Blast so far. ——————————————————————————————————————– The Ashes, the oldest rivalry in the history of cricket and the series that has produced some of…

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Cricket Weekly Column: Overtime’s Cricket World Cup Best XI and England v Ireland

Tweet By Riley Taylor (@rileyttaylor21) Welcome to the seventh edition of Overtime’s Cricket Weekly Column, where we look at the week’s biggest stories and games. After the culmination of the World Cup, this week it would be appropriate to select our XI of the tournament. As well as this we’ll be going over what happened when England took on Ireland in the Men in Green’s first-ever Test match at Lord’s. Overtime’s Cricket World Cup Team of the Tournament: Rohit Sharma (India) 648 runs @81 (five hundreds, one fifty) Top Score: 140…

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Cricket Weekly Column: Cricket World Cup Round Five Roundup

Tweet By Riley Taylor (@rileyttaylor21) Welcome to the fifth edition of Overtime’s Cricket Weekly Column, where we look at the weeks biggest cricket stories and games.  This week, there is eight games to cover with the battle for semi-final qualification heating up! Thursday June 27 India v West Indies at Old Trafford India: 268/7 (Kohli 72, Dhoni 56no, Roach 3-36, Holder 2-33) West Indies: 143 (Ambris 31, Pooran 28, Shami 4-16, Bumrah 2-9) Full scorecard: https://www.cricketworldcup.com/match/8225 West Indies took on India at Old Trafford, with a loss for the Windies meaning…

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Cricket Weekly: Cricket World Cup Round Two Roundup

Tweet By Riley Taylor (@rileyttaylor21) Welcome to the second edition of Overtime’s Cricket Weekly Column, where we look at the weeks biggest cricket stories and games. The weather took a toll on half of this week’s fixtures in the Cricket World Cup as games between Pakistan and Sri Lanka, South Africa and West Indies, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh and New Zealand versus India were all washed out. However, there is still plenty to cover in a week which saw England return to form and a clash between old rivals India and…

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