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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

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

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

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

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 for the group games.

Jul 15, 2019, 16:32 PM IST

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

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

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 Over rules.

Jul 15, 2019, 09:57 AM IST

Top five run scorers of ICC World Cup 2019

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 was as much about hitting big with the bat as it was about shattered stumps. Several batsmen made a solid mark on the tournament courtesy consistently solid performances.

Jul 15, 2019, 07:03 AM IST

Ben Stokes: Man of the Match in New Zealand vs England ICC World Cup final

Ben Stokes made his presence felt, stitching a partnership of 110 runs with Jos Buttler following the dismissal of skipper Eoin Morgan. 

Jul 15, 2019, 02:13 AM IST