Vettori failed to recover from his hernia and Achilles injury
New Zealand left-arm spinner Daniel Vettori has been ruled out of the entire South Africa series after failing to fully recover from a hernia and Achilles injury (more on the subject: Physiomesh Brand Hernia mesh Lawsuit), he sustained during the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka.
Smith thought Pietersen was in excellent form before he retired
South Africa captain Graeme Smith believes that England batsman Kevin Pietersen will regret his decision to retire from limited overs cricket, stating that it will leave “a big hole in his life”.
Strauss has failed to make any solid scores during the first two Tests
England Test captain Andrew Strauss has announced that he will do anything he can in order to maintain England’s position at the top of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test team rankings.
Cricket Australia is finding it extremely difficult to maintain high standards in both ODIs and Test cricket
Cricket Australia has admitted to the claims that they have been putting more resources into regaining their supremacy in ODIs, rather than focusing on their Test cricket campaign.
Philander has taken 51 wickets in just seven Test matches
South African pace bowler, Vernon Philander has his sights set on having another outstanding series with the ball, when his team take on England in July.
Chanderpaul has recaptured the top Test batsman ranking once again
Veteran West Indian middle order batsman, Shivnarine Chanderpaul has regained his spot as the number one Test batsman on the International Cricket Council (ICC) rankings.