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Recap of the World Cup Cricket 2015 this week


Last few games have all been a run-fest, high scoring batting performance and pretty much a last run defeat for the losing oppositions. Here is a recap of those entertaining matches that occurred with a huge run set targets.

24th March saw South Africa battle it out with Ireland with a dominant performance by the South Africans. South Africa starting out their batting, with their scoreboard of 411/4. Having bowled out Ireland for 210/10 in 45 overs, South Africa put on a well worthy show for the spectators as they won by 201 runs.

25th March was a game to look forward to as recently united Arab Emirates, who have been putting up a fight before losing were going up against Pakistan. Pakistan putting up 339/6. United Arab Emirates were only able to stack up 21 runs for 8 wickets in their 50 overs. They tried but failed, nevertheless completed their full 50 overs allocation and not being bowled out fully. Pakistan won by 129 runs.

26th March Australia humiliated Afghanistan. Having put up 417/6 in their 50 overs, Australia the proceeded to bowl out Afghanistan for 142 in 37.3 overs. A huge target way beyond Afghanistan’s reaches, leaving Australia with a 275 runs victory.

27th March saw Bangladesh successfully chase down Scotland’s huge batting scorecard. Scotland put up 318/8 in their 50 overs; Bangladesh chased it down with 322/4 in just 48.1 overs winning the game by 6 wickets with 11 balls remaining in the match.