August 2019 - 4th Week Cricket Highlights

August 2019 - 4th Week Cricket Highlights

August 2019 - 4th Week Cricket Highlights

Find out about the 4th-week cricket highlights for the month of August

England celebrates their first Test win in the Ashes 2019 series this week. Ben Stokes was once again the team’s hero in last week’s Leeds Test. England and Australia play the fourth Test match of the Ashes next week, with both teams having a tied score of one win in the series. Aussie batsman was rested in the recent Leeds Test because of his injury but he is expected to play in the upcoming match against England.

READ MORE: Ben Stokes Celebrated Leeds Win

READ MORE: Smith Expected To Play in Upcoming Test of the Ashes Series

This week is also the aftermath of the first Test match of India and West Indies in the former’s tour. The Test series is the last leg of India’s tour, with the team dominating the previous T20I and ODI series against West Indies. The Men in Blue also won the recent Test match by 318 runs. Virat Kohli gets criticized when Rohit Sharma was benched in the Test match. Kohli explains why Hanuma Vihari was selected instead of Sharma. Former cricket player Virender Sehwag also weighs in on the team’s Test performance.

READ MORE: Kohli Comments On Sharma’s Exclusion in Antigua Test

READ MORE: Virender Sehwag On The World Test Championship

Sri Lanka’s Pakistan tour kicks off on September 27 but some players are still reluctant to visit the country. Two cricket players from the Hong Kong team gets banned for life in cricket while another player from the same team was suspended from cricket for at least five years. 

READ MORE: Some Sri Lanks Players Still Reluctant To Visit Pakistan

READ MORE: ICC Bans Three Hong Kong Cricket Players

India’s West Indies Tour and the Ashes 2019 series continues to make cricket news as both events proceed to activities in September. You can bet on your favourite cricket teams as they play Test cricket in the following days to come. If you want to know more about betting on different cricket matches, Betwala has information about the different types of sports betting. 

READ MORE: Different Sports Betting League Matches Explained

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