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Cricket World Cup 2019

Of heartbreak, pride and beer: Brendon McCullum on NZ dressing room after World Cup 2019 final

Brendon McCullum reveals how a sense of massive pride emerged from a crestfallen New Zealand dressing room after the World Cup final.

Jul 21, 2019, 09:55 AM IST

Virat Kohli returns to India with wife Anushka Sharma after World Cup exit - Pics

Twinning in black, Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma were seen navigating their way till their car hand-in-hand as flashbulbs popped incessantly at them.

Jul 18, 2019, 19:05 PM IST

Sorry for letting everyone down: Trent Boult on New Zealand's loss in World Cup final

The Black Caps faced defeat against England despite scoring the same number of runs as their opponents in the super over but the hosts were declared winners on the basis of numbers of boundaries scored. 

Jul 18, 2019, 17:18 PM IST

New Zealand players make sombre homecoming after ICC World Cup 2019 blow

Pace bowler Trent Boult was among six Black Caps players making a low-key homecoming at Auckland airport, soaking up commiserations from a few fans and well-wishers.

Jul 18, 2019, 10:16 AM IST

Ravi Shastri hails Kane Williamson's composure and dignity after World Cup final defeat

Ravi Shastri said that Kane Williamson's grace and silence 48 hours after England was announced as the winner of World Cup 2019 on the basis of number of boundaries scored in the final during regulation time is simply remarkable.

Jul 17, 2019, 16:56 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019, New Zealand's report card: Of courage and heartbreak

New Zealand may have missed the World Cup trophy by a whisker but the team won millions of hearts.

Jul 17, 2019, 14:25 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019, England's report card: Trophy taken but only just

It may have been a long wait but England finally won their maiden 50-over World Cup to stamp their class on international cricket.

Jul 17, 2019, 13:33 PM IST

With CWC 2019 win, Morgan has climbed the Everest: Andrew Strauss

England team director Andrew Strauss said that skipper Eoin Morgan by winning the ICC Men`s Cricket World Cup has climbed the Everest and it is up to him to decide whether he continues in his role.

Jul 17, 2019, 11:42 AM IST

New Zealand should be proud of how they performed in World Cup final: Vettori

"It's the time to celebrate what went right and not focus too heavily on what went wrong," Vettori said.

Jul 16, 2019, 16:40 PM IST

Amitabh Bachchan mocks ICC's boundary rule after England World Cup win

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is the latest to join the list of people criticizing the International Cricket Council (ICC) for the "boundary rule" which helped England win their first men's World Cup.

Jul 16, 2019, 11:04 AM IST

Highlights of the World Cup: Fantastic final caps off thrilling tournament

When we come to reflect on the 2019 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup in years to come, that fantastic final at Lord’s will forever be the starting point.

Jul 16, 2019, 08:57 AM IST

Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah retain top spots in ICC ODI rankings

India skipper Virat Kohli and pacer Jasprit Bumrah retained their top spots in the ICC ODI batsman and bowler's rankings, respectively, after the World Cup, the cricket's governing body said in a statement on Monday.

Jul 16, 2019, 06:30 AM IST

World Cup 2019: New Zealand coach Gary Stead feels declaring joint winners was an option

The rule of boundary count came into play after the match was tied at 241 runs and later the Super Over too ended on a tie as both the teams scored 15 runs.

Jul 16, 2019, 00:36 AM IST

World Cup 2019 final should have been a tie: Cheteshwar Pujara

Cheteshwar Pujara on Monday said that for him the 2019 World Cup final between England and New Zealand did not have a loser.

Jul 16, 2019, 00:11 AM IST

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

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

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

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 judgement."

Jul 15, 2019, 18:58 PM IST

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’

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