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ICC World Cup 2019

ICC releases official song for Men's World Cup 2019

The ICC Men's World Cup is one of the world's biggest global sporting events, attracting around one million sporting fans soaking up the action in the UK and a further billion fans watching worldwide across the 48-match event. 

May 17, 2019, 22:09 PM IST

Rohit Sharma plays down workload management talk, says IPL good preparation for World Cup

Rohit said he left it to his Team Mumbai teammates -- Hardik Pandya and Jasprit Bumrah -- to decide their workload during the course of the almost two-month-long T20 league.

May 12, 2019, 00:24 AM IST

England batsman Jonny Bairstow picks World Cup glory over Ashes win

Bairstow also credited the Indian Premier League (IPL) for sharpening his skills and improving his form ahead of the World Cup.

May 09, 2019, 22:51 PM IST

MS Dhoni's contribution will be massive for India in World Cup: Sunil Gavaskar

Gavaskar also spoke highly of Dhoni's wicket-keeping skills and how they aid skipper Virat Kohli in making field placements.

May 02, 2019, 16:37 PM IST

Hungry to smash sixes in upcoming World Cup: Andre Russell

Russell, who last played an ODI in July 2018, has been named in West Indies' 15-man preliminary squad and he is looking forward to continuing his IPL form at the mega-event. 

Apr 27, 2019, 19:48 PM IST

West Indies spinner Sunil Narine rues missed World Cup opportunity

The 30-year-old, who last played a one-day international in 2016, had come into consideration under the new selection policy of Cricket West Indies (CWI) but missed out due to a finger injury on his right hand.

Apr 25, 2019, 16:09 PM IST

South Africa sweat on injured Dale Steyn for World Cup

The 35-year-old Steyn felt discomfort having played for the Royal Challengers Bangalore on Sunday, just his second game of the competition after he was signed as an injury replacement for Australian seamer Nathan Coulter-Nile. 

Apr 25, 2019, 16:03 PM IST

I can also score like Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers, says Moeen Ali

The match against Kings XI Punjab will be Ali`s last match in this season as he will be flying back to England for the World Cup preparations.

Apr 24, 2019, 16:44 PM IST

India will reach semifinals of 2019 World Cup: Former Sri Lanka pacer Chaminda Vaas

Vaas is on a visit to Mumbai to inaugurate a local T20 tournament along with former teammate, left-arm spinner Rangana Herath.

Apr 23, 2019, 16:28 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Asghar Afghan included, Hamid Hassan recalled in Afghanistan's squad

Afghanistan will kickstart their campaign at the 2019 ICC World Cup against defending champion Australia on June 1. 

Apr 22, 2019, 17:04 PM IST

England's Alex Hales takes indefinite break from cricket for 'personal reasons'

The 30-year-old missed his English county side Nottinghamshire's opening clash of the Royal London Cup against Lancashire on Friday. 

Apr 20, 2019, 14:29 PM IST

On standby for ICC World Cup, Navdeep Saini ready for his big moment

After attracting national selectors' attention with a splendid season for Delhi in domestic cricket, the 26-year-old has impressed with his pace and bounce for RCB in the IPL.

Apr 20, 2019, 12:30 PM IST

India fortunate to have MS Dhoni behind stumps, says captain Virat Kohli

Dhoni has played 341 one-day internationals, scoring 10,500 runs at an average of just under 51, and his sharp glovework makes him first-choice wicketkeeper in the limited-overs format. 

Apr 19, 2019, 15:15 PM IST

Hashim Amla included in South Africa's World Cup squad

Amla has been an accomplished player for the South African team, having scored almost 8000 runs in the ODI format at an average of just 49.75. 

Apr 18, 2019, 17:51 PM IST

Ishant Sharma biggest surprise in 5-man stand-by list for World Cup

From winning India the final of the Champions Trophy in England in 2013 to being left out of even the IPL last season, Ishant Sharma has had a tough ride. 

Apr 18, 2019, 12:11 PM IST

Aaron Finch expects 'no issues' with Steve Smith, David Warner's return to Australia squad

 Smith and Warner are all set to make a return to the international arena after being named in the 15-member Australian squad for the 2019 ICC World Cup.

Apr 16, 2019, 20:52 PM IST

Hardik Pandya admits to be in good mind space after a tough couple of months

The 25-year-old all-rounder has been named in the 15-member Indian squad for the ICC World Cup, which is slated to take place from May 30 to July 14 in England and Wales. 

Apr 16, 2019, 18:10 PM IST

In a first, BCCI selectors given data analytics presentation before World Cup squad meeting

It is learnt that the selectors were shown England's playing XI in various home conditions and what exactly worked for the winning sides -- home or opposition. 

Apr 16, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

ICC partners with UNICEF to organise ‘One Day for Children’ at 2019 World Cup

The 2019 ICC World Cup is slated to take place from May 30 to July 14 at England and Wales. 

Apr 16, 2019, 16:47 PM IST

India's 2019 World Cup squad and their profiles

India will kickstart their ICC World Cup campaign against South Africa on June 5.

Apr 15, 2019, 19:17 PM IST