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World Cup 2019

Chris Woakes: Man of the Match in Australia vs England World Cup 2019 semi-final clash

Woakes picked three wickets while conceding just 20 runs during his bowling spell of eight overs resulting in the Aussies being bowled out for 223 runs in 49 overs. 

Jul 11, 2019, 22:59 PM IST

Cricket awaits new champion as England face New Zealand in World Cup 2019 final

New Zealand and England will look to clinch the maiden title at the ICC World Cup when they lock horn in finals of this year's mega event on Sunday. 

Jul 11, 2019, 22:40 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019 semi-final: Australia vs England--Statistical Highlights

England reached the final of the Cricket World Cup for the first time since 1992.

Jul 11, 2019, 22:34 PM IST

England blow away defending ICC World Cup champion Australia, storm into final

This will be New Zealand’s second final of the showpiece event and England’s fourth, with a win for either side ensuring the nation its first cricket World Cup title.

Jul 11, 2019, 21:57 PM IST

Mitchell Starc snaps Glenn McGrath's record of most wickets in single edition of World Cup

The 29-year-old achieved the feat during Australia's semi-final clash of the 2019 edition of the World Cup against hosts England at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground in Birmingham. 

Jul 11, 2019, 21:32 PM IST

Steve Smith run out replicates MS Dhoni's dismissal, ball passes between Australian batsman's legs to hit stumps

Coming to bat No.3 position when Australia were reeling at 10 for 2, Smith not only smashed his 22nd One-Day International (ODI) half-century but also stitched a crucial 103-run stand with Alex Carey (46) for the fourth wicket. 

Jul 11, 2019, 19:45 PM IST

Aditya Roy Kapur enjoys Australia VS England match in Birmingham

The 33-year-old actor posted a picture of the cricket pitch on Instagram and captioned it with the emoji of the national flag of Australia and England.

Jul 11, 2019, 19:29 PM IST

Team India needs you: Lata Mangeshkar urges MS Dhoni not to retire

There were speculations that Dhoni might bid adieu to the international cricket after the conclusion of India's campaign at this year's edition of the marquee event.

Jul 11, 2019, 17:43 PM IST

Team India played their hearts out against New Zealand in World Cup 2019 semis: BCCI

New Zealand will now face off with the winners of another World Cup 2019 semi-final clash between Australia and England in the summit showdown at Lord's on July 14. 


Jul 11, 2019, 16:50 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: England's journey to the semi-finals

England went down to Australia in the league stage but did manage to pull off some spectacular wins to ensure a clash against the Aussies once again, this time in the semis of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.

Jul 11, 2019, 14:34 PM IST

Australia vs England, World Cup 2019 semi-final: As it happened

Hosts England defeated Australia by eight wickets in the second semi-final of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 at Edgbaston, Birmingham on Thursday.

Jul 11, 2019, 14:25 PM IST

Injuries aside, rampaging Rohit, brilliant Bumrah light up India’s strong World Cup run

India thoroughly entertained and remained one of the top sides to beat before a batting failure led to their exit from the World Cup.

Jul 11, 2019, 13:59 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Australia's journey to the semi-finals

Australia have been mostly brilliant through the league stage of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, barring two defeats, to earn a place in the semis against England.

Jul 11, 2019, 13:54 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: With a shot in the arm, rejuvenated New Zealand are back on the prowl

New Zealand head to Lord’s with a point to prove and believing they can achieve what they missed out on during the last World Cup.

Jul 11, 2019, 10:41 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: India ultimately undone by the day that threatened to come much earlier

Did the rain impact India’s momentum? Perhaps, but in hindsight that was not where the match was lost.

Jul 11, 2019, 10:13 AM IST

India out of World Cup 2019: What went wrong for Men in Blue

While Team India is being praised for showing a fighting spirit in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, the loss to New Zealand in the semi-final has already raised several questions - some from fans and the other from former cricketers.

Jul 11, 2019, 06:44 AM IST

Kane Williamson hails New Zealand’s mental strength as they reach World Cup final

New Zealand will now face the winners of another World Cup 2019 semi-final clash between Australia and England in the summit showdown at Lord's on July 14. 


Jul 10, 2019, 23:24 PM IST

MS Dhoni was given the role of playing in lower order, says Virat Kohli

Coming to bat at No.7 position when India were reeling at 71/5 in their chase of 240 runs, Dhoni initially attempted to stitch a partnership with all-rounder Hardik Pandya (32) adopting a cautious attitude. 

Jul 10, 2019, 22:51 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019 semi-final: Battle of nerves as England face Australia

A resurgent Australian outfit -- under the able leadership of Aaron Finch -- has taken the showpiece event by storm and has once again shown an affinity to rise to the challenge on the big stage.

Jul 10, 2019, 22:50 PM IST