"In the World Cup final, it was time for the best in the world to step up and go and do what the best in the world does. And that's exactly what it took. He made the call. It was a massively brave call. Gary Kirsten, without even a second of thought, backed his call and confirmed that 'Yes, you go in next'. And, history will tell us that it was a great decision," said Upton.
Mohammed Shami has endured one too many swings of misfortune in his career. The Indian pacer, who has recovered from the fractured forearm he suffered during the first Test in Australia in mid-December, is eager to make a comeback to competitive cricket.
As Punjab Kings gear up for the 14th season of the cash-rich league, their fielding coach Jonty Rhodes reiterated the importance of getting a winning start in the first three outings to set the ball rolling.
Bayern Munich forward Lea Schueller scored the only goal as the German side beat Sweden's FC Rosengard 1-0 in the second leg of their women's Champions League quarter-final on Thursday to complete a 4-0 aggregate victory.
Controversies seem to chase Bangladesh's talented all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan like a shadow, the latest being the country-versus-club issue.