World Cup 2019

Cricket World Cup Rewind 2019: All-round South Africa clinched nine-wicket win over Sri Lanka

Amla (80) and captain Du Plessis (96) not only smashed blistering unbeaten fifties but also stitched a 175-run partnership to help South Africa chase down the target in just 37.2 overs.

Jun 28, 2020, 14:14 PM IST

Born June 18, 1987: Moeen Ali, England cricketer

Ali made his international debut during England's One-Day International (ODI) match against West Indies in February 28 before making T20I debut against the same side a month later.

Jun 18, 2020, 15:01 PM IST

Cricket World Cup 2019 Rewind: Aaron Finch's ton helped Australia hammer Sri Lanka

On this day in 2019, Australian captain Aaron Finch fired a brilliant knock to help his side thrash Sri Lanka by 87 runs in an International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cup clash at The Oval.

Jun 15, 2020, 12:21 PM IST

'Hai Motu': Sania Mirza gives cute reply to Yuvraj Singh's birthday wish

The former world number one celebrated her 33rd birthday and fans took to social media to extend their warm wishes on her special occassion. 

Nov 16, 2019, 12:02 PM IST

Adil Rashid ruled out for two month with shoulder injury

In what may come as a major blow to England, wrist-spinner Adil Rashid has been ruled out of action for at least two months due to a chronic shoulder injury. 

Aug 10, 2019, 14:56 PM IST

Dinesh Chandimal recalled in Sri Lanka squad for 1st New Zealand Test

All-rounder Angelo Mathews has also been picked up for the first Test against New Zealand after recovering fully from a hamstring injury that forced him to miss the series against South Africa, ESPNcricinfo reported. 

Aug 09, 2019, 15:58 PM IST

India vs West Indies: Complete schedule, timings and squads

India had last taken on West Indies in the league stage of this year's cricket showpiece event, easing to a 125-run win.

Aug 02, 2019, 14:09 PM IST

Shakib Al Hasan wants rotation policy to preserve players, boost bench

The 32-year-old, undoubtedly the best cricketer Bangladesh has ever produced, was granted a break from the team`s short tour of Sri Lanka for three one-day internationals after his heroics at the World Cup in England.

Aug 02, 2019, 13:29 PM IST

BCCI eyes good man-managing, planning skills in next Team India coach

The deadline for applications expires on Tuesday and the short-listed candidates will be interviewed by a Cricket Advisory Committee comprising cricketer Kapil Dev, former batsman and coach Anshuman Gaekwad and former women`s captain Shanta Rangaswamy.

Jul 30, 2019, 13:26 PM IST

Manjrekar 'respectfully disagrees' with Gavaskar on selectors, Kohli's captaincy

Kohli is set to lead India in wo-match Test series, three ODIs and as many Twenty20Is against West Indies, beginning August 3 in Florida. 

Jul 30, 2019, 11:24 AM IST

Imam-ul-Haq apologises to PCB after being accused of having multiple affairs

Imam-ul-Haq was landed himself in a controversy after a Twitter user accused him of having affairs with several girls and cheating on them.

Jul 30, 2019, 09:17 AM IST

'Hungrier' David Warner out of exile and targeting Ashes tons

Warner topped the run-scoring charts with 692 in the Indian Premier League and was second behind Rohit Sharma at the Cricket World Cup in England with 647.

Jul 30, 2019, 06:40 AM IST

ICC backs Umpire Kumar Dharmasena's decision in 2019 ICC World Cup final

ICC, General Manager of Cricket, Geoff Allardice, noted that the umpires had to make a judgement call as to whether the batsmen had crossed when the throw was released. 

Jul 28, 2019, 18:23 PM IST

New Zealand rugby team takes cheeky dig at ICC after match against South Africa ends in draw

After England were handed the ICC World Cup 2019 trophy for superior boundary count, many cricketers and fans had criticised the ICC's tie-breaker rule.

Jul 28, 2019, 18:10 PM IST

Chris Gayle named in West Indies ODI squad against India

The ODI series against India will be played on August 8 in Guyana and August 11 and 14 in Trinidad

Jul 27, 2019, 11:57 AM IST

Rohit Sharma's Instagram activity adds fuel to Virat Kohli rift rumours

From talks of issues between the senior players to rumours that some senior members of the team were not happy with one cricketer breaking the `family clause`, there have been stories making headlines every other day since July 9 when India lost to New Zealand in the semifinals.

Jul 26, 2019, 11:44 AM IST

Out or not out? Sachin Tendulkar asks Twitteratis for solution to this bizarre cricket incident

Similar incidents took place during the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 and the ICC World Cup 2019 when the zing bails did not dislodge even after the ball hit the stumps.

Jul 24, 2019, 21:55 PM IST

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

England captain Eoin Morgan troubled by World Cup win, says not 'fair to have result like that'

England and New Zealand played out a match that was tied twice -- first in regular play and then in the Super Over -- and Morgan`s side won the title on the basis of their superior tally of boundaries in the match.

Jul 20, 2019, 12:59 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