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2019 World Cup

Jofra Archer can 'blow away' teams in Test cricket: Stuart Broad

Archer was one of the wicket-takers as he trapped Cameron Bancroft in front of the wickets with a delivery that jagged back sharply.

Aug 17, 2019, 12:11 PM IST

Why India's politics is less like cricket and more like kabaddi

What an election! Politicians are grappling each other with words, and the Supreme Court is taunting the Election Commission.

Apr 17, 2019, 15:17 PM IST

Selectors to name 15-man World Cup squad on Monday, all eyes on No 4 slot

All five selectors will be present during the meeting, which will also be attended by coach Ravi Shastri, captain Virat Kohli and interim secretary of BCCI Amitabh Chaudhary.

Apr 15, 2019, 14:37 PM IST

IPL will help Indian cricketers in preparing for the World Cup: Gary Kirsten

Nehra, the bowling coach of the RCB, also said that the more one plays, the better one gets. 

Mar 17, 2019, 11:20 AM IST

India, Australia look to put finishing touch with 2019 World Cup in mind

India will head into the series against Australia on the back of a 4-1 win in the five-match ODI series and a narrow 1-2 defeat in the three T20Is against New Zealand. 

Feb 23, 2019, 14:14 PM IST

Chris Gayle to retire from ODIs after 2019 World Cup

Windies opener Chris Gayle on Sunday revealed his desire to retire from 50-over cricket after the 2019 World Cup in England and Wales. 

Feb 17, 2019, 22:43 PM IST

Sarfaraz Ahmed to continue as Pakistan captain till 2019 World Cup

Sarfaraz played three matches in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, finishing with 160 runs as an opener. He also caught six batsmen at the wicket.

Feb 05, 2019, 14:34 PM IST

Not much to worry as team is in auto mode: Virat Kohli

India are runaway favourites for the 50-over global tournament after dominating series wins in Australia and New Zealand. 

Jan 28, 2019, 18:12 PM IST

Virat Kohli targeting 2019 World Cup, to try different combinations against England

With less than a year to go for the 2019 ICC World Cup in England and Wales, India skipper Virat Kohli on Monday indicated at trying a few combinations in the playing XI as they gear up for the challenging series against England, starting with the first of the three Twenty20 Internationals at Manchester on Tuesday.

Jul 03, 2018, 12:47 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar wants more opportunities for minnows after Scotland

Scotland's historic win over England has led to praise from Indian batting great Sachin Tendulkar, who has called for the sport`s second-tier teams to get more opportunities to prove themselves against top sides.

Jun 12, 2018, 08:11 AM IST

South Africa set to tour Sri Lanka in July

Fresh from home series wins over Bangladesh, India and Australia this season, it will be the sixth time South Africa have toured Sri Lanka, having previously claimed series success in 1993 and 2014.

Apr 04, 2018, 12:59 PM IST

West Indies cricket will benefit after 2019 World Cup qualification: Viv Richards

The West Indies -- whose fortunes have plummeted in recent years -- were in danger of missing out after the International Cricket Council (ICC) reduced the number of teams in next year's 50-over global showpiece from 14 to 10.

Mar 27, 2018, 15:57 PM IST

West Indies edge Zimbabwe to stay on World Cup course

West Indies edged closer to a place in the 2019 World Cup when they defeated Zimbabwe by four wickets in the latest qualifying match on Monday.

Mar 19, 2018, 21:21 PM IST

Zimbabwe dump Ireland to close on 2019 World Cup berth

Zimbabwe were indebted to the in-form Sikandar Raza's unbeaten 69 as the all-rounder helped them recover from 139-7, with Chisoro adding a valuable 21 at number nine.

Mar 16, 2018, 22:09 PM IST

Our next goal is to prepare back-up bowlers for 2019 World Cup: India bowling coach Bharat Arun

The team management has already got their core pacers in Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah as far as the limited overs format is concerned. Arun, along with head coach Ravi Shastri and skipper Virat Kohli, will be looking to at least have three more back-up options in place.

Mar 01, 2018, 18:14 PM IST

India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli loves Hardik Pandya, will give him long run, says Shaun Pollock

Former South Africa captain Shaun Pollock feels Virat Kohli sees a bit of himself in Hardik Pandya and predicted a long run for the allrounder in the Indian team.

Feb 14, 2018, 18:08 PM IST

Virat Kohli eyes World Cup glory after conquering South Africa

India's first ever one-day international series victory in South Africa has laid a strong platform for the country's hopes of a successful 2019 World Cup campaign, captain Virat Kohli said.

Feb 14, 2018, 15:02 PM IST

World Cup door open for R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja, says India's bowling coach Bharat Arun

India's bowling coach Bharat Arun on Friday said the door is not closed on R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja in the lead up to the 2019 World Cup, despite the emergence of a red-hot wrist spin duo in Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal.

Feb 09, 2018, 19:37 PM IST

Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal could be India's X-factor at 2019 World Cup: Virat Kohli

Continuing their dominance in the ongoing ODI series, the spin twins picked four wickets apiece to bundle SA out for a meagre 179 after Kohli's 34th ODI ton propelled the tourists to a massive 303/6 in the third ODI.

Feb 08, 2018, 18:07 PM IST

Ajinkya Rahane most likely No. 4 for World Cup: Virat Kohli

On the eve of the first ODI against South Africa here on Thursday, India captain Virat Kohli said experimentation in the middle order will continue for some more time, though the conditions make Ajinkya Rahane a strong No. 4 candidate for the World Cup in England next year.

Jan 31, 2018, 20:18 PM IST