SWING BOWLING

  • Humidity has no effect on swing bowling May 30, 2012

    Wellington: The widelyheld belief that moisture in the air during humid conditions helps make a cricket ball swing has been clean bowled in a scientific study. Swing bowling when a delivery curves sideways in midair has long been regarded as one of the game's dark arts, not only...
  • Aus batsmen have no issues with swing: Hussey December 17, 2011

    Melbourne: Senior Australia batsman Mike Hussey feels that his team is not overtly worried about playing the Indian swing bowlers, even though opposition pace spearhead Zaheer Khan has promised to unsettle the hosts with moving deliveries. Hussey admitted that Australian players did not have much exposure to swing bowling, but said...
  • Fanie de Villiers offers help to Johnson November 20, 2011

    Sydney: Former South African swing bowler Fanie de Villiers is ready to help outofform Australian pacer Mitchell Johnson. Johnson has hardly troubled the South African batsmen in the ongoing Test series in South Africa. He ended up with match figures of 1144 in the second Test and is in danger of...