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Cricket World Cup 2019 Points Table

Team
PL
W
D
NR
L
NRR
PTS
9
7
1
1
1
+0.809
15
9
7
0
0
2
+0.868
14
9
6
0
0
3
+1.152
12
9
5
1
1
3
+0.175
11
9
5
1
1
3
-0.430
11
9
3
2
2
4
-0.919
8
9
3
1
1
5
-0.030
7
9
3
1
1
5
-0.410
7
9
2
1
1
6
-0.225
5
9
0
0
0
9
-1.322
0
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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.

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

Trent Boult landed back in the country amid questions on how the Black Caps are coping after losing their second successive World Cup final.

Jimmy Neesham’s childhood coach dies during Super Over

Jimmy Neesham paid a tribute to his high school cricket coach David James Gordon, who died during New Zealand's World Cup 2019 final's Super Over against England.

Ravi Shastri praises Kane Williamson for showing remarkable composure despite tough loss

Williamson displayed immaculate poise during the finals even though things didn't go New Zealand's way on multiple occasions, the most prominent being the overthrow which gave six runs to England during their tense chase of 241.

Ben Stokes asked umpires not to add four overthrows to England’s total, says James Anderson

James Anderson revealed that Ben Stokes had asked the on-field umpires to take away the four overthrows, which eventually proved to be the turning point of World Cup finals.  

ICC could allow concussion substitutes from the upcoming Ashes Test series

The push for the use of concussion substitutes gained momentum after the unfortunate death of Australian cricketer Phil Hughes, who was struck on the head by a ball during a Sheffield Shield match in November 2014.

The ICC Cricket World Cup is scheduled to start from May 30, with hosts England locking horns with South Africa in the tournament opener. Unlike the previous editions, this time the World Cup will be played in a round-robin format, which means that all the participating nations will go head to head against each other. The top four nations will progress to the semi-finals. The format was last used in the 1992 World Cup, which was won by Pakistan.