Australia off-spinner Nathan Lyon says his side will be the underdogs when they face hosts England in the Cricket World Cup semi-finals.
Eoin Morgan hailed “outstanding” England and “match-winner” Jonny Bairstow as the World Cup hosts clinched a semi-final place with a 119-run rout of New Zealand at Chester-le-Street on Wednesday.
International Cricket Council chief executive David Richardson on Sunday said he is happy with the World Cup’s “sporting pitches,” insisting they have provided good balance between bat and ball.
England won the toss and opted to bat in their key World Cup game against India on Sunday as opener Jason Roy returned to the starting line-up.
The Proteas Netball team is confident of bringing back a medal from the 2019 Netball World championships to be staged in England next month and that will be just what South Africans need to bring back the smiles to their faces.