Australia beat Sri Lanka and lifted the coveted World Cup, in a rain curtailed match. It rained boundaries and sixes in a match that saw the sheer agression of one man- Adam Gilchrist. His innings, the highest total by an invidual in a world cup final encounter made mince meat of the Lankan bowlers.
Australia came up with another brilliant performance to beat South Africa comprehensively in the second semi-final clash at St. Lucia on 25 April. The match was a one sided contest with Australia dominating all departments of the game-bowling, batting and fielding. But having said that, The South Africa failed to lift their game for the […]
Australia defeated New Zealand and winning all the matches they ended their Super 8 round with a clean slate! From the state of affairs till now, there seems to be no stopping this unit which has humbled all the sides with relative ease and consistency. Be it South Africa or Sri Lanka, all of them […]
England defeated Bangladesh in their Super 8 fixture by 4 wickets. Chasing a modest total of 143, Bangladeshis again proved why they are slowly emerging as a team when they made England earn their runs. The English side lost six wickets chasing a paltry 143 which suggests the improvement made by the Bangladesh team in […]
Australia lived up to their expectation and defeated a rather innocuous English side with relative ease to maintain their unbeaten record in the tournament. Batting first the English posted a total of 251 at the loss of eight wickets.
Australia today dethroned West Indies and emerged as the Champions by winning the Champions Trophy 2006. They beat the Windies comprehensively today in Mumbai in what turned out to be a one sided contest.
Australians defeated Windies by a comprehensive margin and proved once again the kind of stuff they are made up of-Quality. Although they began the tournament on a scratchy note, they quickly pulled up their bootstraps after their defeat at the hands of the West Indies. What followed thereafter was a well oiled unit performing ‘near […]