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ICC scraps boundary count rule that decided 2019 World Cup

New Delhi: The contentious boundary count rule that resulted in England winning the ..

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Rohit-Rahul show sees India post 314/9 against Bangladesh

Birmingham: The old adage goes that morning shows the day and that was exactly how the Indian innings unfolded against Bangladesh at ..


India opt to bat against Bangladesh

Birmingham: India captain Virat Kohli on Tuesday won the toss and elected to bat against Bangladesh in their World Cup fixture at Edgbaston ..


Clinical England beat India to keep semi hopes alive

Birmingham: The stage was set for a vintage M.S. Dhoni finish as India needed 104 off the last 10 overs with the former India skipper ..


Carey, Starc lead Australia to 86-run win over New Zealand

London: Australia beat New Zealand by 86 runs at Lord's on Saturday. Defending a target of 245, Australia dismissed New Zealand ..


Ice-cool Imad leads Pakistan to thrilling victory

Leeds: In a game that ebbed and flowed to the hilt, Imad Wasim showed nerves of steel with an unbeaten 49 off 54 balls as Pakistan ..

South Africa

South Africa coast to 9-wicket win over Sri Lanka

Chester-le-Street (England): South Africa coasted to a nine-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in their World Cup group stage match here ..

Mohammed Shami

India thrash Windies to put one foot in the WC semis

Manchester: Mohammed Shami returned career-best figures of 4/16 as India underlined their bowling might by chalking a huge 125-run ..

Rohit Sharma

India bat against West Indies in World Cup match; loses early wicket

Manchester: Virat Kohli won the toss and chose to bat against the West Indies in Manchester on Thursday as India look to move closer ..

MS Dhoni

M.S. Dhoni stumped for first time since 2011

Southampton: M.S. Dhoni was stumped for the first time since 2011, in India's match against Afghanistan on Saturday where they ..

David Warner

Warner hits 166 as Australia beats Bangladesh by 48 runs

Nottingham (England): It's safe to say David Warner has found his feet. In the sixth match of Australia's Cricket World Cup ..

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Warner's ton takes Australia to 381/5 against Bangladesh

Nottingham: A 'calmer' David Warner worked his way to a responsible 166, his second century of the tournament, to lead Australia ..

Kane Williamson

Williamson leads Kiwis to last-over win against South Africa

Birmingham (England): Kane Williamson hit a six in the last over to reach his century and followed it up with a boundary to give New ..

Eoin Morgan

Captain Morgan smashes records, England pummel Afghanistan

Manchester: England captain Eoin Morgan smashed a world record 17 sixes in his blistering 71-ball-148 as the hosts crushed Afghanistan ..

Ranveer Singh

Ranveer Singh makes his cricket commentary debut with Gavaskar, Sehwag

London: Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh made his commentary debut with Star Sports alongside cricket stars Sunil Gavaskar and Virender ..


India romp to 89 run win over Pakistan in WC clash

Manchester: India on Sunday beat Pakistan by 89 runs (DLS method) in their rain-interrupted 2019 ICC World Cup clash at Manchester's ..

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India will win World Cup, says Kerala numerologist

Thiruvananthapuram: A Kerala-based numerologist who predicted India's victory at the 2011 World Cup, on Saturday said India would ..

Steve Smith

Australia beat Sri Lanka by 87 runs, rise to top of table

London: Australia beat Sri Lanka by 87 runs in their 2019 ICC World Cup group stage clash at the Oval on Saturday. The victory took ..

Quinton de Kock

South Africa beat Afghanistan by 9-wickets

Cardiff: South Africa beat Afghanistan by nine wickets here to claim their first victory of the 2019 ICC World Cup on Saturday. Put ..

Ehsan Mani

Will not beg India to play cricket with us: PCB chief

Lahore: Pakistan Cricket Board chief Ehsan Mani has insisted that his team will "not beg" India to play cricket with them, ..


Amir's five-for 30 goes waste as clinical Oz beat Pakistan

Taunton: Mohammed Amir produced a spell of excellent fast bowling, but his efforts went in vain as Australia rode David Warner's ..

Shasi Tharoor

'Should England be banned from hosting cricket tournaments?'

New Delhi: Just like every other cricket fan, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor is also disappointed by rain playing a spoilsport in the ..

Sikhar Dhawan

Injured Shikhar Dhawan under observation: BCCI

New Delhi: Injured India opener Shikhar Dhawan will be under observation as he strives to recover from a thumb fracture he picked up ..


Well begun is half done, Indian cricketers exude optimism

These are early days in the ICC World Cup 2019 for anyone to ask the question who among the ten nations competing is the mightiest ..


Kohli comes in support of Smith, says booing him unacceptable

London: Indian skipper Virat Kohli says he apologised to Steve Smith on behalf of the fans after the former Australian skipper coped ..

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India ring warning bell, beat Australia by 36 runs

London: Shikhar Dhawan's classy hundred and a quality bowling effort powered India to a 36-run victory over Australia, denying ..

Kane Williamson

Williamson shines as New Zealand beat Afghanistan in World Cup stroll

Taunton (UK): Kane Williamson led by example as the New Zealand captain's 79 not out guided his side to a seven-wicket win over ..


Bangladesh opt to bowl against England

Cardiff: Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza won the toss against England and decided to bowl first at Sophia Gardens on Saturday. ..


Rain washes out Pakistan vs Sri Lanka World Cup game

London: The Cricket World Cup group match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka has been washed out without a ball being bowled. The decision ..

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Coulter-Nile, Starc star as Australia beat West Indies in close contest

Nottingham: Nathan Coulter-Nile and Steve Smith underlined why Australia are such a force in the World Cup before Mitchell Starc further ..

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Let the action begin: Mighty India face low on confidence South Africa

Southampton: Virat Kohli will embark on the most defining journey of his international career, carrying the hopes of more than a billion ..


Bangladesh stun South Africa by 21 runs

London: After a great show with the bat, Bangladesh bowlers rose to the occasion to inflict a 21-run defeat on South Africa in their ..


Warner, Smith endure boos and jeers to help Australia win

Bristol: Facing the booing and jeering together, Steve Smith and David Warner returned from international cricket exile to help Australia ..

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka

New Zealand win the toss, ask Sri Lanka to bat

Cardiff: New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson win the toss and asks Sri Lanka to have a bat first with the wicket wearing a greenish ..

Oshane Thomas

West Indies dismiss Pakistan for 105 in World Cup clash

Nottingham (UK): Oshane Thomas took four wickets as West Indies dismissed Pakistan for a paltry 105 in their World Cup opener at Trent ..

Chris Gayle

Windies bank on power-play to beat Pakistan

Nottingham: Pakistan and West Indies, the two most unpredictable sides, will take on each other in their first World Cup game at the ..

England team celebrates thrashing South Africa in World Cup opener

Stokes stars as England thrash South Africa in World Cup opener

London: Ben Stokes starred in all departments as England began their quest to win the World Cup with a 104-run thrashing of South Africa ..

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Warm-Up: Batsmen get a shake up as India lose to New Zealand by 6 wickets

London: Indian batting line-up's soft underbelly lay exposed in slightly favourable bowling conditions as New Zealand gave a rude ..

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Can Morgan & Co create history at home?

New Delhi: England, for the first time, will go into a World Cup as leading contender to win the coveted trophy. After crashing out ..


ICC asks BCCI to pay compensation or lose rights to host 2023 World Cup

New Delhi: In a major blow to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Saturday ..


No decision yet on new coach, says BCCI

New Delhi: Reacting to widespread media reports that Ravi Shastri has been appointed India coach, the Board of Control for Cricket ..