Cricket World Cup 2019 News

Why Bangladesh pacers are practicing by dipping ball in water?

India had beaten Bangladesh by an innings and 130 runs inside three days in the opening Test.

Where to bowl to Kane Williamson, and why: Back of length, width, cutters, left-arm spin

As invulnerable as he has seemed, Kane Williamson's not beyond flaws and faults, which the razor-sharp Indian bowling could look to probe.

Kane Williamson: Nice guy who came first

Kane Williamson does not have the fanfare or showmanship of his uber-cool contemporaries; it’s his friendly disposition, languid strokeplay and clinical zeal to complete the task at hand that appeals the New Zealand captain to his fans the world over.

World Cup final best and worst day of my cricketing career, says Martin Guptill

Hosts England lifted their maiden World Cup owing to a superior boundary count after Guptill was run-out off the last ball of the Super Over.

Drift, dip and drop: Yuzvendra Chahal the 3D leggie

ICC World Cup 2019: Yuzvendra Chahal picked up four wickets in match against South Africa.

Gulbadin Naib alleges senior Afghanistan players deliberately underperformed in World Cup: Reports

Afghanistan finished their World Cup campaign with no wins and nine losses, the worst record among all the ten teams.

England winning World Cup was ‘written in the stars’, says Jos Buttler

"I did feel sorry for the New Zealanders but at the same time I was so happy that wasn't us. It was written in the stars. It was destiny for us as a team," said Jos Buttler.

Kumar Dharmasena admits umpiring error in World Cup final, doesn’t ‘regret’ decision

"We did not have the luxury of TV replays at the ground and I will never regret the decision I made. Besides, the ICC praised me for the decision I made at that time," Kumar Dharmasena said.

No defining moment that suggests England deserved World Cup, says skipper Eoin Morgan

"I'm not sure winning it makes it any easier," Eoin Morgan said. "A little bit [troubled], because there's no defining moment that you'd say: 'Yes, we thoroughly deserved it.' It's just been crazy."

Senior India cricketer under scanner for flouting ‘family clause’ during World Cup

It has come to light that a senior India player's wife stayed with him for the entire seven-week duration of the World Cup without seeking permission from either the captain or the coach. Players were stipulated to not stay with their partners for more than 15 days during the World Cup.

Triple H sends custom WWE champion’s belt to England after World Cup triumph

Triple H had similarly honoured Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma and Chelsea captain John Terry in 2017.

Ben Stokes nominated for New Zealander of the Year

Ben Stokes, who guided England to victory over New Zealand in the final of the cricket World Cup, has been nominated as New Zealander of the Year.