ICC Cricket World Cup

The way Roger Binny ran, I knew I won't play a game: Sunil Valson

Valson can never forget Lata Mangeshkar's concert in Delhi which ensured that BCCI was able to reward each member with Rs 1 lakh.

published on : 19th May 2019

MS Dhoni looks to finish off in style, break the English voodoo

Dhoni might be ranked as one of India's most successful captains, but after the England tour, questions were raised on his approach to batting.

published on : 19th May 2019

ICC World Cup 2019: Virat Kohli's tactical acumen will be on test for Team India

The first Indian captain to win a Test series on Australian soil, Kohli will be leading a team which has its own share of worries but is not short of game-changers, a must in a big ticket tournament.

published on : 18th May 2019

These five spinners could be the unlikely stars of this ICC World Cup

As two news balls are now used during the course of each inning, the role of spinners has become all the more important in terms of containing the batsman and picking up wickets in the middle overs.

published on : 16th May 2019

15 days to World Cup: Glenn McGrath's best figures demolishes Namibia

He was given good support by Andrew Symonds and Darren Lehmann who scored 59 and 50 respectively to help Australia post an imposing 301 on the board.

published on : 15th May 2019

20 days to World Cup | Shane Warne spins the web during Australia's 1999 title-winning campaign

Their 1999 campaign was aided by Shane Warne's brilliant wicket taking abilities. the legendary leg-spinner finished as the highest wicket-taker alongside New Zealand's Geoff Allott with 20 wickets. 

published on : 10th May 2019

23 days to World Cup: Ashish Nehra teaches England a lesson

Ashish Nehra was consistent as he bowled with a disciplined line and length putting the pressure on English batsmen.

published on : 7th May 2019

Would be disappointed if India don't win World Cup: Mohammed Azharuddin

Azhar, who led India in three World Cups (1992, 1996 and 1999), also felt not much should be read into Kohli's poor run as captain of Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL.

published on : 7th May 2019

Jofra Archer set for England debut against Ireland

Archer has impressed in the lucrative Twenty20 Indian Premier League this season for the Rajasthan Royals, where his teammates included established England all-rounder Ben Stokes.

published on : 2nd May 2019

40 days to World Cup: Wasim Akram's four-fer downs Australia in '99

Wasim Akram got the ball rolling by reducing Australia to nought for one, bringing the ball back to get rid of Adam Gilchrist. 

published on : 20th April 2019

41 days to World Cup: Kapil Dev turns entertainer at Ahmedabad

As the game had become dull and one-sided, Kapil Dev decided to entertain the audience with his batting.

published on : 19th April 2019

Takeaways from Pakistan's World Cup squad

Shoaib Malik and Mohammad Hafeez, each of whom played in the 2007 World Cup, have been named in this edition's Pakistan squad.

published on : 19th April 2019

42 days to World Cup: Andre Russell bullies Pakistan into submission

The Jamaican was on course to smash the fastest fifty in ODI history but ran out of deliveries

published on : 18th April 2019

43 days to go: Shoaib Akhtar steals show in Pakistan's heavy defeat

Shoaib Akhtar was not satisfied with the milestone and wanted more as he came out to bat as the number 11 with Craig White's three wickets putting Pakistan out of game at 80/9.

published on : 17th April 2019

Australian skipper Aaron Finch says no issue with return of Smith, Warner

Both Smith and Warner were introduced to the new culture of team, when they spent time with the squad in the UAE ahead of the concluded five-match ODI series against Pakistan.

published on : 16th April 2019
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