Cricket


Brathwaite gets Windies so near a WCup upset

Carlos Brathwaite crumbled to his knees, devastated his last big shot to finish off one of the most unlikely comebacks in Cricket World Cup history wasn’t two yards wider or higher....

June 24, 2019, Monday


S. Africa licks wounds after WCup setbacks

Captain Faf du Plessis was left contemplating the ruins of another World Cup campaign on the ground where South Africa experienced their greatest heartache in the competition 20 years ago....

June 21, 2019, Friday


Morgan slays ODI sixes record

Eoin Morgan said he had exceeded his own expectations after hitting a record-breaking 17 sixes in a one-day international innings during England’s World Cup thrashing of Afghanistan....

June 20, 2019, Thursday


Windies blown away by Shakib

Bangladesh powered to the second-highest run chase in World Cup history as Shakib Al Hasan’s brilliant century clinched a remarkable seven-wicket win over the West Indies on Monday....

June 19, 2019, Wednesday


Sharmer inspired by new-born baby

Rohit Sharma revealed his new-born daughter has put him in a “great space” after the opener scored his second century of the World Cup to set up India’s big win over arch rival Pakistan....

June 18, 2019, Tuesday


Buttler prepared for WCup captain call

Jos Buttler says he is ready to step up and captain England in the World Cup if injured skipper Eoin Morgan fails to recover in time to face Afghanistan tomorrow....

June 17, 2019, Monday


Wood fired up for pace battle with Windies

England fast bowler Mark Wood says his side will “fight fire with fire” when they face the formidable West Indies pace attack....

June 13, 2019, Thursday


Indian batting legend ends roller-coaster

Yuvraj Singh, winner of two World Cup titles who overcame cancer and a drop in form to fight his way back into India’s national side, announced yesterday he is retiring from cricket....

June 11, 2019, Tuesday


‘Unfair’ bail controversy threatens to stump WCup

Indian captain Virat Kohli and Australian skipper Aaron Finch joined forces to condemn the “unfair” bail controversy that threatens to ruin the World Cup....

June 11, 2019, Tuesday


West Indies rekindling glory days

The West Indies are reviving memories of their World Cup glory days with a pace attack that has the ability to strike fear into opposition batsmen....

June 6, 2019, Thursday




 

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