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Sports, Cricket, 24 May 2019

Harmanpreet Kaur wanted to take a break from international cricket

Harmanpreet said the negative talk around the team after the World T20 affected her mindset adversely.

24 May 2019 7:45 PM

ICC World Cup 2019: Batsman sculpture to be made and unveiled on June 1

The sculpture will be unveiled just in time for Bristol's first match on June 1 as Afghanistan go head-to-head with Australia.

24 May 2019 6:19 PM

Mark Waugh names his top-three ODI batsmen

Kohli, who clinched all three major ICC awards earlier in the year, will hope to lead his country to a third World Cup trophy.

24 May 2019 5:58 PM

Eoin Morgan injures finger before World Cup: reports

Morgan picked up the injury to his left index finger during a training session.

24 May 2019 5:48 PM

ICC 2019 World Cup: South Africa squad and player analysis

The last time the Proteas had managed to win any big tournament was way back in 1998.

24 May 2019 5:44 PM


ICC World Cup 2019: The battle of India's spin twins

Chahal and Yadav have scripted India's success story in the ODI format on many occasions in recent times.

24 May 2019 4:59 PM

'Good or Bad but people still talk about me', says Dinesh Karthik ahead of World Cup

The 33-year-old was the subject of an intense debate with many even questioning his selection over Rishabh Pant.

24 May 2019 3:26 PM

New Zealand star Tom Latham to miss ICC World Cup 2019 warm-ups

The gloveman sustained an injury to his finger during a match against Australia XI, before flying to the UK for the round-robin format WC.

24 May 2019 2:54 PM

Virat Kohli and Sachin Tendulkar congratulate Narendra Modi; see tweets

Apart from Kohli, many cricketers and other sports personalities have also extended their congratulatory messages to PM Modi.

24 May 2019 2:42 PM

Have a look at ten greatest World Cup matches of all time

The 12th edition of the World Cup is scheduled to take place in the United Kingdom from May 30 to July 14.

24 May 2019 2:25 PM


Confident Bangladesh set to test top sides at ICC World Cup 2019

The evolution of Bangladesh is uncontested and the heavyweights are aware that the 'passionate Tigers' pose a serious threat to them.

24 May 2019 1:33 PM

Harbhajan Singh picks up his favourites for ICC World Cup 2019

Harbhajan, who last played for India in 2016, has featured in three 50-over World Cups and two finals.

24 May 2019 1:21 PM

'England is the strongest side of ICC World Cup 2019': Virat Kohli

All ten teams will play each other in a new-look round-robin stage, with the top four qualifying for the semi-finals.

24 May 2019 1:08 PM

Sangakkara laments Sri Lanka's 'chaotic' build-up to World Cup

The 1996 champions head into this year's edition in England, which starts next week, having lost eight of their last nine ODI's.

24 May 2019 1:05 PM

ICC World Cup: India look to sort no 4 position when they face NZ in pre-WC match

Kohli's men will start the tournament among the favourites alongside England and Australia.

24 May 2019 12:49 PM


Inconsistent Pakistan chases World Cup with an aim to shut up critics

Sarfraz and his men must heed the advice from someone who famously galvanised a traditionally fractious side to World Cup glory in 1992.

24 May 2019 12:34 PM

'I want to remember my daughter as a warrior', says Pakistan's batsman Asif Ali

The 28-year-old right-hand batsman flew from England to join his wife and brother who had brought the little daughter at Mayo Clinic, USA.

24 May 2019 12:32 PM

Steve Smith ready to pick up where he left off at World Cup 2019

While the Test format is where Smith has really excelled, he has also been formidable in one-day internationals, where he averages 41.84.

24 May 2019 12:21 PM

West Indies to be an aggressive but unpredictable team at the World Cup

Throughout their struggles at test level in recent decades, however, they have remained a dynamic 20-over outfit.

24 May 2019 12:21 PM

Jos Buttler will be England's destroyer in chief in World Cup 2019

The 28-year-old has hit five of the fastest 10 one-day international hundreds ever scored by an England batsman.

24 May 2019 12:13 PM