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Sports, Cricket, 17 Jul 2019

World Cup hero Jason Roy given first England Test call

Roy's aggressive approach set the tone for England's World Cup run, which culminated in Sunday's thrilling final victory over New Zealand.

17 Jul 2019 8:40 PM

Royal Mail to celebrate England cricket teams' World Cup victories

The Royal Mail team will paint the selected postboxes to white with images of a bat, ball and stumps in gold over the coming week.

17 Jul 2019 7:32 PM

Joe Root thanks countrymen for unbelievable support; see tweet

Earlier this week, Root had said that the upcoming Ashes will be bigger than the recently concluded 50-over tournament.

17 Jul 2019 5:55 PM

Virender Sehwag calls World Cup final as tie, Michael Vaughan disagrees

The boundary count rule by ICC was slammed by many cricketers.

17 Jul 2019 5:34 PM

Inzamam-ul-Haq to step down as Pakistan chief selector

Despite Pakistan's substandard performance in the premier tournament, Inzamam-ul-Haq is optimistic about the future.

17 Jul 2019 4:22 PM


Concussion substitutes likely to debut in Ashes 2019

The debate for concussion substitutes started when Australia's opening batsman Phillip Hughes died after being struck by a bouncer in 2014.

17 Jul 2019 4:14 PM

Manish Pandey, Krunal Pandya shine as India A take 3-0 lead against Windies A

With the win, India A have taken an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series.

17 Jul 2019 3:51 PM

Here's how World Cup win took its toll on England players: CWC posts hilarious tweet

The finals will be remembered for ages as it did not have a winner after the 50-over and super over action both ended in a tie.

17 Jul 2019 2:52 PM

This model strips to enjoy England’s WC win, Twitter dubs her as ‘UK's Poonam Pandey’

Poonam Pandey is an Indian webcam model who gained huge publicity after she claimed that she would strip, provided India wins the 2011 WC.

17 Jul 2019 2:15 PM

Ravi Shastri lauds Kane Williamson's composure after World Cup defeat; see tweet

Shastri, in a tweet, praised Williamson, saying the Kiwi skipper's silence since the match is remarkable.

17 Jul 2019 1:58 PM


'Stokes asked umpires not to add 4 overthrows to England total': James Anderson

Stokes was awarded six runs, though some experts have opined that he should only have got five.

17 Jul 2019 1:44 PM

Dhoni will not go to Windies, no longer India's first-choice wicket-keeper: Reports

Dhoni's future relies entirely on the selectors' discretion and how they want to utilise the 38-year-old.

17 Jul 2019 1:40 PM

ICC responds to World Cup final 'extra run' controversy

Due to misinterpretation of rules by the on-field umpires in the World Cup final, England was awarded an extra run.

17 Jul 2019 1:37 PM

'With World Cup win skipper Morgan has climbed Everest', says Andrew Strauss

England was knocked out of the WC'15 in group stages, but four years later, the team has won the WC for the very first time in its history.

17 Jul 2019 1:34 PM

Outgoing Mahendra Singh Dhoni to help India go through transition phase

Dhoni is slated to help India go through transition phase after India’s veterans Yuvraj Singh, Gautam Gambhir, and Ambati Rayudu retired.

17 Jul 2019 12:56 PM


'Dhoni's parents don't want to see him in blue jersey anymore': Keshav Banerjee

Amid the on-going talks of Dhoni’s retirement, MSD’s childhood coach Keshav Banerjee has provided an insight on Dhoni’s retirement decision.

17 Jul 2019 11:45 AM

Ben Stokes thank fans, family, and friends for support in World Cup

28-year-old Stokes played an unbeaten knock of 84 runs in the final.

17 Jul 2019 9:06 AM