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ODI rankings: England extend lead over India after maiden ICC World Cup title

ODI rankings: England extend lead over India after maiden ICC World Cup title

The victory saw England increase their lead over India to three points to stand at the top position in the ODI team rankings with a total of 125 points.

Jul 15, 2019, 21:52 PM IST
Watch: Moeen Ali, Adil Rashid hailed after leaving celebrations midway as champagne pops

Watch: Moeen Ali, Adil Rashid hailed after leaving celebrations midway as champagne pops

The two players beat a hasty retreat, moving away quickly as England opener Jonny Bairstow began spraying champagne on everyone a few second after skipper Eoin Morgan lifted the trophy. 

Jul 15, 2019, 21:25 PM IST
Kane Williamson, Ben Stokes make massive gains in ODI rankings after World Cup 2019 final

Kane Williamson, Ben Stokes make massive gains in ODI rankings after World Cup 2019 final

In the ICC ODI Team Rankings, England have increased their lead over India to three points after their maiden Cricket World Cup triumph.

Jul 15, 2019, 19:20 PM IST
Awarding six overthrows in final over an 'error' by umpires, claims Simon Taufel

Awarding six overthrows in final over an 'error' by umpires, claims Simon Taufel

England ended their 44-year wait for a maiden 50-overs World Cup by beating New Zealand on boundaries after a tied Super Over. But Australian Taufel suggested that the umpires had made an "error of

Jul 15, 2019, 18:58 PM IST
Former cricketers slams boundary countback rule after World Cup 2019 final

Former cricketers slams boundary countback rule after World Cup 2019 final

The final between England and New Zealand was one for the ages as the match did not have a winner after 50-over and super over action. 

Jul 15, 2019, 18:50 PM IST
Ben Stokes dubbed 'Bat of God' for controversial six, draws comparison with Diego Maradona’s ‘Hand of God’

Ben Stokes dubbed 'Bat of God' for controversial six, draws comparison with Diego Maradona’s ‘Hand of God’

England lifted their maiden trophy at the marquee event on the basis of more boundaries scored than New Zealand in the final count. 

Jul 15, 2019, 18:33 PM IST
Kids, don’t take up sport, urges dejected Jimmy Neesham after World Cup defeat

Kids, don’t take up sport, urges dejected Jimmy Neesham after World Cup defeat

Neesham, who finished with the figures of three for 43 during the final, ended his campaign at the 2019 World Cup with a total of 256 runs and 15 wickets in 10 matches.

Jul 15, 2019, 16:55 PM IST
Bowlers and heart-stopping finale salvage rain-hit ICC World Cup 2019

Bowlers and heart-stopping finale salvage rain-hit ICC World Cup 2019

A wet World Cup seemed on the cards after a record four matches were either abandoned or called off with the governing International Cricket Council (ICC) drawing flak for no reserve day provision

Jul 15, 2019, 16:32 PM IST
England dominate ICC World Cup Playing XI, 2 each from New Zealand, India, Australia

England dominate ICC World Cup Playing XI, 2 each from New Zealand, India, Australia

The other representatives come from the losing semi-finalists India and Australia, who have two each players each, while Bangladesh’s Shakib Al Hasan rounds out the team. 

Jul 15, 2019, 16:18 PM IST
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern jokes about being 'traumatised' after World Cup defeat against England

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern jokes about being 'traumatised' after World Cup defeat against England

She further expressed a sense of pride following the excellent performances of New Zealand in the tournament on Instagram, congratulating England on the triumph.

Jul 15, 2019, 15:52 PM IST
Kane Williamson and New Zealand didn't lose, they only missed the trophy

Kane Williamson and New Zealand didn't lose, they only missed the trophy

 When New Zealand captain Kane Williamson walked off a room full of over 100 journalists, a long round of applause followed. It wasn’t meant to be sympathetic but a nod to the spirit with which New

Jul 15, 2019, 15:50 PM IST
Ben Stokes' incredible redemption rewards England its crowning jewel

Ben Stokes' incredible redemption rewards England its crowning jewel

World T20 final. Set 156 to beat England and win the championship, West Indies found themselves needing 19 off the last over, to be bowled by Ben Stokes. Nine out of ten times, it was England’s game

Jul 15, 2019, 15:40 PM IST
Kane Williamson has an admirable team, says Eoin Morgan

Kane Williamson has an admirable team, says Eoin Morgan

England walked away with the coveted ICC World Cup 2019 after a riveting clash with New Zealand. The tournament came to a dramatic end with the match resulting in a tie, which further led to a Super

Jul 15, 2019, 15:31 PM IST
What Ben Stokes told Jofra Archer before the Super Over

What Ben Stokes told Jofra Archer before the Super Over

Jofra Archer didn't appear nervous before bowling the Super Over that won England the World Cup -- and that was because Ben Stokes' words of advice were keeping him calm.

Jul 15, 2019, 13:26 PM IST
 Wimbledon checks on ICC on Twitter amid tense sports moments

Wimbledon checks on ICC on Twitter amid tense sports moments

Two major sports event divided the world on Sunday, July 14. While the majority followed the high octane cricket world cup clash between New Zealand and England, others witnessed the Wimbledon final

Jul 15, 2019, 12:21 PM IST
England were deserving winners, says 'gutted' Kane Williamson after World Cup defeat

England were deserving winners, says 'gutted' Kane Williamson after World Cup defeat

The most important cricket event ICC World Cup 2019 came to a dramatic end with the clash between finalists England and New Zealand resulting in a tie to produce a tie-breaker that also ended in a

Jul 15, 2019, 11:55 AM IST
Rift between Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma after World Cup semi exit? BCCI mulls split captaincy

Rift between Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma after World Cup semi exit? BCCI mulls split captaincy

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is keen to discuss the idea of split captaincy amid reports of rift between Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma.

Jul 15, 2019, 11:30 AM IST
Streaker attempts pitch invasion during World Cup final at Lord's

Streaker attempts pitch invasion during World Cup final at Lord's

The final of the World Cup 2019 had everything a sports lover could have asked for. Both England and New Zealand gave their all to lift their maiden World Cup trophy on Sunday.

Jul 15, 2019, 10:43 AM IST
British media hails 'Champions', Kiwi press targets 'Super Over' rules

British media hails 'Champions', Kiwi press targets 'Super Over' rules

While the British media largely saluted both England and New Zealand for what was an absolute thriller of a final in ICC World Cup 2019 tournament, the Kiwis back home were devastated by the Super

Jul 15, 2019, 09:57 AM IST
Kane Williamson Player of the Tournament in ICC World Cup 2019

Kane Williamson Player of the Tournament in ICC World Cup 2019

New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson was announced as the player of the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup on Sunday at the Lord's Cricket Ground.

Jul 15, 2019, 07:25 AM IST