World Cup Special

Thursday, 24 March 2011 00:01 -     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

When should teams take their power plays?

In One-Day International cricket, teams have the choice when to take the batting and bowling power plays. These two periods of five overs only permit the fielding team to have a maximum of three fielders outside the 30 yard circle. So, how have tactics dictated when teams take these periods of play so far in the tournament?