The Guardian – 4.34am EDT
04:34

Wanted: a hundred

Nobody has made an individual hundred in this World Cup, or even a 90 – the joint top scorers are Ben Stokes and David Warner with 89.

Summary

  • 4.34am EDT04:34Wanted: a hundredNobody has made an individual hundred in this World Cup, or even a 90 – the joint top scorers are Ben Stokes and David Warner with 89.
  • On day one, we had a good game and a great moment – a fine example of the right man being in the wrong place at the right time.
  • On days two and three, not much to write home about, but on day four, a classic upset: David, sent in by Goliath, rattled up the highest score of the tournament and then bowled well enough not to blow it.
  • Today we have England playing Pakistan, for only the sixth time in the past month.
  • And if it wasn’t Trent Bridge, where England made 481 last year against Australia and Pakistan were bombed out for 105 by West Indies three days ago.


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