2019 World Cup

Was expecting to bat as India's No.4 in 2019 World Cup: Ace batsman Ajinkya Rahane

The position had been an Achilles' heel for the team going into the tournament with a number of players trying and failing to stake a permanent claim on it.

published on : 28th August 2020

MS Dhoni starts, and ends, his career with run-outs

Known to be a livewire between the wickets, Dhoni played for India the last time during the 2019 World Cup semi-final that the Men in Blue lost to New Zealand and bowed out of the competition.

published on : 16th August 2020

MS Dhoni had a lot of confidence in me till 2011 World Cup, says Yuvraj Singh

Yuvraj played last for India in 2017 against West Indies. In that calendar year, he made a comeback on to the international arena and scored 372 runs in 11 ODIs, including a 150 against England in Cut

published on : 4th August 2020

Ben Stokes took cigarette break to calm nerves ahead of World Cup Super Over: New Book

The 29-year-old Ben Stokes was adjudged the Man of the Match for his unbeaten 84, plus eight runs in the Super Over.

published on : 14th July 2020

2019 World Cup: India failed to make right use of  talents, says Tom Moody 

Former Australia cricketer-turned-coach Tom Moody believes India "sabotaged" their 2019 World Cup campaign in England by creating uncertainties within the team.

published on : 10th July 2020

On this day in 2019, New Zealand ended India's World Cup campaign

This was the last match in which Dhoni donned Indian jersey as he has not played any international game for the country since then.

published on : 10th July 2020

India was way too good, Pakistan had no answers: Waqar Younis on 2019 World Cup clash

India maintain an envious record 7-0 against Pakistan in World Cups and has allowed the Indian fans to earn the bragging rights whenever both the teams have met in the mega event.

published on : 19th June 2020

MS Dhoni’s face said he wanted to win that game for India: Michael Holding on Ind-Eng WC tie

Stokes said that Dhoni's intent was questionable as he did not go for big shots when India still had a chance to win the match.

published on : 6th June 2020

Never said India lost deliberately to England in 2019 World Cup: Ben Stokes on claims by ex-Pak cricketer

Former Pakistan bowler Sikander Bakht recently claimed on Twitter that Stokes, in his book, has said that India lost intentionally to England to remove Pakistan from the World Cup.

published on : 29th May 2020

Former Dutch skipper Peter Borren takes jibe at 2019 ICC World Cup final 

In the 2019 World Cup final, England defeated New Zealand on the basis of the boundary-countback rule as both normal 50-over action and super over ended as a tie.

published on : 22nd April 2020

Shakib Al Hasan to auction 2019 World Cup bat to raise COVID-19 fund

The 33-year-old all-rounder had a hugely successful World Cup in England last year, scoring 606 runs in eight matches at an average of 86.57, which included two centuries and five fifties.

published on : 22nd April 2020

Resell your final tickets via official platform: NZ all-rounder Jimmy Neesham to Indian fans

A senior ICC official said that this was a little effort on the part of the international body to counter the nemesis of black marketing of match tickets.

published on : 13th July 2019

BCCI wants selectors to throw light on 'no.4' fiasco

Speaking to IANS, a senior BCCI official said that the selectors must also take responsibility when a team loses a tournament if they deserve a monetary reward when the team does well.

published on : 13th July 2019

I fully trust skipper Eoin Morgan's decisions: England cricketer Adil Rashid

Rashid stated that Morgan knows his game inside out and has been with him through 'good and not so good times'.

published on : 13th July 2019

South Africa didn't have chance to win World Cup without you: Yuvraj Singh tells AB de Villiers

Indian skipper Virat Kohli also lent support to his IPL teammate saying de Villiers is the 'most honest and committed man he knows'.

published on : 13th July 2019
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