August 2019 - 2nd Week Cricket Highlights

August 2019 - 2nd Week Cricket Highlights

August 2019 - 2nd Week Cricket Highlights

Find out the 2nd-week highlights for the month of August

South Africa’s Chris Morris will not play for the team’s upcoming India tour this September. The bilateral series will feature a Test match and a T20I series. Morris has made himself unavailable for the upcoming tour. The South African all-rounder will play in the Euro T20 Slam and in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) instead.

READ MORE: Chris Morris Out for South Africa Tour of India

READ MORE: Cricket South Africa Clarifies Issue Over Chris Morris

Indian captain Virat Kohli was determined to get a hundred during the second ODI match between India and West Indies. The match was part of India’s ongoing tour of West Indies 2019. India won the second ODI match of the tour. They also won the third and last ODI match of the tour. Team West Indies wore armbands during the last ODI match as a tribute to Lewis’ grandmother.

READ MORE: Kohli Wanted the Century

READ MORE: West Indies Wore Armbands in Third ODI

Australia team captain Tim Paine comments on James Pattinson’s exclusion in the second Test of the Ashes 2019. Fast bowler Pattinson played in the opening Test of the series but was not selected for the second Test match. England’s Moeen Ali was not selected for the team’s second Test squad lineup as well. The second Test of this year’s Ashes started last August 14 and will continue until August 19.

READ MORE: Paine Comments on Pattinson Missing the Test at Lord’s

READ MORE: Ali to Take a Break After Getting Dropped From the Ashes

The cricket teams mentioned above are part of cricket’s most premier league today, the ICC Cricket World Cup. Find out more about the different teams playing for the cricket league at Betwala.

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