Heading into the 2019 Cricket World Cup as heat favourites, assured of chasing down any complete with the bat, it’s truthful to see the marketing campaign has not gone to plan for England.
Upset losses to Pakistan and Sri Lanka added some spice to a gaggle stage that had threatened to go stale however, after Tuesday evening’s loss to Australia, the hosts at the moment are in critical hazard of lacking the semis.
With matches in opposition to powerhouses New Zealand and India to return, the pre-tournament favourites have their work lower out for them in the event that they wish to attain the knockout phases.
So the place has it gone so badly flawed?
Roar cricket skilled David Schout joined us on the Recreation of Codes podcast to place the faltering favourites beneath the microscope.
Hearken to the dialogue:
England’s World Cup woes weren’t all we coated on the podcast’s cricket section, with Australia’s personal struggles with the bat getting a point out.
The Aussies have punched their ticket to the semi-finals and, if the Poms do miss out, may get a significantly softer semi-final within the type of Bangladesh, Pakistan and even Sri Lanka.
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