Tuesday, July 23, 2019

ICC announces team of tournament with Kane Williamson as captain

LONDON: A day after England won their maiden World Cup title defeating New Zealand at Lord's, the ICC announced the team of the tournament on Monday. The panel is selected by the ICC to honour...

After 44-year wait, England win most sensational final in World Cup history

LONDON: 241 vs 241; 15 vs 15; 27 vs 16. The greatest World Cup final of all time and perhaps the greatest ODI game ever was tied after the regular 50 overs, and after...

England winning team meet Theresa May

LONDON: England's World Cup-winning cricket team have met Prime Minister Theresa May at 10 Downing Street. England won the World Cup for the first time after losing in the finals of the 1979, 1987...

Forty-five minutes of bad cricket put us out; says Kohli

MANCHESTER: Indian captain Virat Kohli admitted India had paid the price for “45 minutes of bad cricket” as the heart-broken skipper surveyed the wreckage of his side's stunning World Cup exit. Kohli's...

Shoaib Malik announces retirement from ODI cricket

LONDON: Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Malik on Friday announced his retirement from ODI cricket after his country's final league clash against Bangladesh in World Cup 2019. "I am retiring from ODI cricket. I had made this...

Pak cricketers regret for letting Pakistan down in World Cup

LAHORE: Opener Imam-ul-Haq on Tuesday acknowledged that the Pakistan team should have won their World Cup match against Australia and regretted that his dismal performance in that game contributed to the Green Shirts' loss.

Sarfaraz explains experience and debacle at Karachi presser

KARACHI: Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed, who returned early morning on Sunday from London after participating in the 2019 ICC World Cup, held a press conference in Karachi. Pakistan failed to qualify for the semifinals on...

Imam ul Haq vows no WC let-up from Pakistan

LONDON: Imamul Haq says Pakistan will go all out against Bangladesh on Friday even if they have no realistic chance of reaching the World Cup semi-finals. Victory for New Zealand against England...

England reaches World Cup semi-finals crushing NZ by 119-runs, Pakistan still faces ‘if and...

LONDON: England scored a comprehensive 119-run victory in their must-win match against New Zealand at Chester-le-Street on Wednesday. Eoin Morgan's side scored 305-8 in their 50 overs as Jonny Bairstow, player of the match, top-scored...

ICC may ban those involved in scuffle at Headingley match, Pakistan demands police...

LONDON: The ICC may permanently ban cricket fans who were involved in fighting at Headingly and are investigating how a plane was able to fly over the ground trailing a political banner. Ugly scenes around...