When Marlon Samuels made his international debut in 2000 at the age of 19, he was rated amongst the highly talented upcoming cricketers. He made an impressive Test debut against Australia almost exactly 15 years ago, making a fluent 35
Three-day Tests seem to be becoming a norm, the West Indies-Australia Test at Hobart becoming the latest in the growing list. Australia were always expected to get the better of West Indies with ease, and did the same at the Bellerive Oval
As mentioned in the preview to the Hobart game, West Indies were always expected to struggle against a strong Australian side. However, the visitors managed to make an impression in the first session of the match. They actually had the better of the exchanges as the teams headed to lunch.