World Cup 2019

Will take dog for walk by beach: Trent Boult on coping with World Cup heartbreak

Boult said he has been struggling to forget the 49th over in which he took a catch of Ben Stokes off Jimmy Neesham but ended up stepping on the boundary to let the advantage slip.

published on : 18th July 2019

You had a great World Cup: Sachin Tendulkar tells Kane Williamson during presentation ceremony

The Kiwis missed their chance of lifting the World Cup trophy at the Lord's balcony due to inferior boundary count after both the 50 overs and the Super Over ended in ties.

published on : 18th July 2019

Villain to hero: Ben Stokes' final salvation at Lord's

Sir Ben Stokes he might soon be. Deservedly too, since he has gone where even the legendary Botham could not.

published on : 17th July 2019

Ben Stokes asked umpires not to add four overthrows to England total: Test team-mate James Anderson

If Stokes had his way, the match might have never reached a tie and gone to a Super Over, where both teams scored 15 runs and England eventually won the World Cup on boundary count.

published on : 17th July 2019

Virender Sehwag calls World Cup final a tie, Michael Vaughan responds

Sehwag took to Twitter praising New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson's spirit and calmness despite the result.

published on : 17th July 2019

England took trophy, but India owned World Cup 2019 on Twitter

Cricket fans from all over the world came to Twitter to talk about winning moments, shocking upsets, classic catches, and let's not forget all the memes about the rain.

published on : 16th July 2019

Ben Stokes likely to be knighted for his World Cup heroics

Eleven English cricketers have been knighted for services to cricket till now with former Test and ODI skipper Alastair Cook being the last to be conferred with the honour.

published on : 16th July 2019

Crowning of a first-time winner makes WC final extra special: Daniel Vettori

Vettori said England's Eoin Morgan and Kane Williamson of New Zealand have probably been the best captains in this World Cup and it's fitting to see them face each other in the final.

published on : 13th July 2019

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

Valiant effort in semifinal testament to Jadeja’s temperament

Pre-tournament wagers were on an England-India final as the two sides remained very much on course, with South Africa making sure that the two did not play in the semifinals.

published on : 13th July 2019

Gary Stead says New Zealand ready for 'long night' of World Cup final

New Zealand's second successive appearance in the World Cup final will see them take on hosts England at Lord's on Sunday.

published on : 12th July 2019

World Cup exit: CoA to have review meet with Shastri and Kohli; Rayudu's omission to be discussed

Another issue on the table is likely to be the presence of three wicketkeepers in the side, especially Dinesh Karthik, who has not performed in ODI cricket for a long time and had a wretched IPL.

published on : 12th July 2019

MS Dhoni is the 'captain' of all captains: Suresh Raina

Despite quitting ODI and T20 captaincy in 2017, three years after he retired from Test cricket, Dhoni still remains the cricketing brain behind the Indian team.

published on : 27th May 2019

12 days to World Cup: It's not Lord's but Headingley that holds this record

Interestingly, it's good to lose tosses at Headingley as teams losing the toss have won seven matches while teams winning it have only won four.

published on : 18th May 2019

Kedar Jadhav declared fit, will travel to UK for ICC World Cup 2019

As per the ICC rules, changes in the 15-member preliminary squad are permitted till May 23.

published on : 18th May 2019

Howzat! Bars, restaurants gear up for World Cup frenzy

The World Cup in England and Wales will begin with the warm-up sessions from May 24 and the championship begins from May 30.

published on : 17th May 2019

Eoin Morgan speaks about 'tough' World Cup squad decision

Morgan feels that the experience of Willey and Plunkett would see them getting the nod for the World Cup.

published on : 12th May 2019
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