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World Cup final

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

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

FIFA World Cup 2018 victory boosts French morale, but not President Macron's popularity

Winning the soccer World Cup has turned the French, long-time pessimists, into optimists, but has not boosted President Emmanuel Macron’s popularity, a survey showed on Tuesday.

Jul 18, 2018, 15:20 PM IST

India and Pakistan need to learn lessons from Croatia and Ethiopia

This week has given India two lessons - first from the Croatian President at the World Cup Final, and second from the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea.

Jul 17, 2018, 16:43 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Croatia fans eclipse low-key French in final build-up

With four hours to go until kickoff Croatian fans in the centre of Moscow appeared to out-number their more low-key French counterparts. 


Jul 15, 2018, 18:06 PM IST

Rescued Thai football team will not attend FIFA World Cup 2018 final

Twelve Thai boys and their coach who were rescued from a flooded cave will not attend the World Cup final in Moscow on Sunday for medical reasons, world soccer`s governing body FIFA said on Tuesday.

Jul 11, 2018, 11:48 AM IST

Leroy Sane misses out, Manuel Neuer makes Germany World Cup squad

Attacking midfielder Leroy Sane was a surprise omission from Joachim Loew`s final Germany squad for the World Cup finals on Monday as goalkeeper Manuel Neuer was named among the 23 players heading to Russia for the defending champions.

Jun 04, 2018, 16:22 PM IST

FIFA U-17 World Cup Final, 3rd-Place Match: Live streaming, TV listings, timings, dates, venues, squads

A riveting contest is on the cards when England and Spain lock horns in the first-ever all- European summit clash of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup which will have a new champion on Saturday after a record-breaking tournament.

Oct 27, 2017, 21:13 PM IST

Women’s World Cup Final: India vs England – Five factors that will define the big match

Both teams have a good chance and the game is expected to be close. Let us see what will matter the most

Jul 23, 2017, 13:27 PM IST

India vs England, ICC Women’s World Cup 2017, Final: Live Streaming, TV Listing, Date, Time, Venue

India take on England in the ICC Women's World Cup final match at Lord’s in London on Sunday. 

Jul 23, 2017, 12:25 PM IST

Women’s World Cup Final: India vs England – What to expect from the big match on Sunday?

There has not been a single team that has stood ahead of the others in this tournament. England, India, Australia and South Africa, all the four semi-finalists, have been impressive.

Jul 21, 2017, 10:09 AM IST

ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup: West Indies stun India by five wickets to lift maiden trophy

Alzarri Joseph, Keacy Carty emerged as stars for the Windies as they lift their maiden U-19 World Cup trophy.

Feb 14, 2016, 16:23 PM IST

Michael Clarke still thinks about `little brother` Phillip Hughes

Former Australia captain Michael Clarke has revealed that he still remembers his 'little brother' Phillip Hughes as the one year anniversary of the former Test batsman's tragic death nears.

Nov 24, 2015, 09:31 AM IST

Sitting with Aussies last straw for New Zealand selector

Bruce Edgar said Sunday that lack of support and having to watch the World Cup final sitting among Australia players` wives and girlfriends were factors in him stepping down as a New Zealand cricket selector.

May 10, 2015, 11:21 AM IST

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Australia coach Darren Lehmann defends Brad Haddin, aggression

Australia cricket coach Darren Lehmann has defended wicketkeeper Brad Haddin and the team`s vocal aggression during their World Cup final win over New Zealand.

Apr 02, 2015, 09:17 AM IST

Mustafa Kamal resigns as ICC president, makes veiled attack on N Srinivasan

Days after he was snubbed from the ICC World Cup final post match presentation, Bangladeshi ICC president Mustafa Kamal on Wednesday resigned from his post.

Apr 01, 2015, 13:05 PM IST

New Zealand's Kyle Mills follows Daniel Vettori into retirement

Pace bowler Kyle Mills has followed team mate Daniel Vettori into retirement from international cricket after New Zealand`s loss to Australia in Sunday`s World Cup final.

Apr 01, 2015, 08:44 AM IST

Jesse Ryder knocks out Kiwi blogger on eve of World Cup final in charity bout

New Zealand big-hitting batsman Jesse Ryder was exchanging blows with a blogger on the eve of his nation's World Cup final against Australia and knocked him out in the opening round of a charity bout.

Mar 29, 2015, 21:56 PM IST

Record 93,013 MCG crowd for World Cup final

A ground record crowd of 93,013 watched the World Cup final between Australia and New Zealand at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday.

Mar 29, 2015, 15:50 PM IST