Wednesday, 08 February 2023

 

 

LATEST NEWS Bhagwant Mann Invites Industrial Captains To Be Part Of Invest Punjab Summit Bhagwant Mann Announces To Lay Major Thrust On Development Of Industry In Border Districts Of The State Bhagwant Mann Pats Girl Students Of Amritsar School For Manufacturing Chip For ISRO Sports Minister Meet Hayer honours Indian Hockey players DC Rajouri Vikas Kundal inspects facilities in Addiction Treatment Facility of GMC & AH DC inaugurates JK Bank CRMs at Cama Housing Colony, Gole Market Udhampur Kultar Singh Sandhwan discussed with MLAs and Thinkers regarding Mother Language Day DDC Rajouri Vikas Kundal launches construction work on Saaj Bassan to Dhakan Road Project Awareness program on Menstrual Hygiene held at BHQ Bishnah Arun Gandotra chairs JKLFCs’ 245th Board of Directors meeting PD&MD holds regional workshop on Sustainable Development Goals Ensure availability of quality oils for agri, horticulture sectors : Atal Dulloo asks officers Nushrratt Bharuccha shares sneak-peek of 'Akelli' Punjab to soon be front-running industrial hub : Bhagwant Mann Two Nigerians held for duping woman of Rs 70,000 Clare Connor, Justin Langer, Graeme Smith join MCC World Cricket Committee Punjab to reduce paddy straw burning cases by 50% : Vijay Kumar Janjua Phoebe Litchfield, Beth Mooney, Grace Scrivens shortlist for ICC Women's Player of the Month for January 2023 She was in pain and wanted me to hit more sixes': Chris Gayle recalls when he broke a fan's nose with a six Olivia Colman is unrecognisable in the new 'Great Expectations' trailer Shubman Gill, Mohammad Siraj in shortlist for Men's Player of the Month for January 2023

 

Nothing wrong with team selection; fielding and batting let us down: Joe Root

Sports News, Cricket, Cricketer, Player, Bowler, Batsman, Brisbane, Ashes, Australia, England, Travis Head, Ashes Test, Joe Root

5 Dariya News

5 Dariya News

5 Dariya News

Brisbane , 11 Dec 2021

England captain Joe Root blamed the batting and fielding effort of the side for the nine-wicket loss in the Ashes opener at The Gabba on Saturday, adding that there was nothing wrong with team selection.The tourists -- after a brief fightback on Day 3 when Root and Dawid Malan steadied their second innings following a disastrous first-innings total of 147 -- lost eight wickets on the morning of Day 4 for just 77 runs as their innings folded up for 297 runs.Australia, set a target of 20 runs for victory, finished the job in the sixth over for the loss of Alex Carey.The England team management has drawn flak for resting pace spearheads Stuart Broad and James Anderson, while Jack Leach's selection too raised a few eyebrows. But Root came to coach Chris Silverwood rescue, saying, "One thing I will say is we wanted variation in our attack, we wanted to be able to change the pace of the game and move through different gears throughout the innings."If we're being honest, we can't create as many chances as we did and put them down. We created so many chances and our bowlers were excellent, we beat the bat a huge amount of times, we banged out the areas that you want to on this kind of wicket, we've just got to be better in the field. 

Similar with the bat, 40 (runs) for four (wickets) is no position to start a Test series," Root was quoted as saying by sen.com.au after the defeat.The skipper said that the team showed great character to emerge from the first-innings debacle and put up a brave fight on Day 3, and added that he expects the players to show the same character as the series progresses."We know where we need to improve and get better, but I do think the way we responded in that second innings showed a great amount of character and fight which we will need throughout the rest of this series."As for Leach, who couldn't handle the Australian conditions as the 30-year-old was clobbered all over the park and finished the first innings with figures of 1/102 off 13 overs, Root hoped the left-arm spinner will put up a much better show as the series progresses."I think if anything that falls on me for probably giving him too aggressive fields too early, not letting him settle in… Jack's a fine spinner, he's showed over the 20-odd Test matches he's played the instrumental part he can play within this team and I'm sure he'll play a big part in this series going forward."The second Ashes Test begins in Adelaide on December 16.

 

Tags: Sports News , Cricket , Cricketer , Player , Bowler , Batsman , Brisbane , Ashes , Australia , England , Travis Head , Ashes Test , Joe Root

 

 

related news

 

 

 

Photo Gallery

 

 

Video Gallery

 

 

5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2023 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD