2019 ICC Cricket World Cup

Theresa May hosts England cricket team

British Prime Minister Theresa May hosted the World Cup-winning England cricket team in the garden of her Downing Street residence on Monday, describing their win as "one of the great sporting...

July 15, 2019
July 15, 2019

What they said

I am lost for words. I can’t believe what has happened. I can’t get my head around it. I thought it was gone needing 30 off 16. It has probably been the best day for cricket in this country. I feel...

July 14, 2019
July 14, 2019

England lift World Cup after tied Super Over

England ended their 44-year wait for a maiden 50-overs World Cup title by beating a gutsy New Zealand side on boundaries after a tied Super Over amidst heart-stopping drama.

July 14, 2019
July 14, 2019

Shakib, Sharma or Starc

After 44 days of cricket, we are just 2 days away from the much-awaited final of the World Cup. Be it England or New Zealand who win it on July 14 at Lord’s, one thing is sure, the game will have a...

July 9, 2019
July 9, 2019

IND vs NZ: Play suspended and to be resumed tomorrow

The first semi-final of the World Cup will have to wait one more day as play was suspended due to excessive rain.

July 7, 2019
July 7, 2019

Limping Australia look forward to 'blockbuster' England semi

Australia captain Aaron Finch is relishing a "blockbuster" Cricket World Cup semi-final against England at Edgbaston on Thursday but injury concerns threaten to derail the plans of the...

July 6, 2019
July 6, 2019

Warner ton in vain as Australia lose against SA

Prolific opener David Warner smashes a brilliant 122 but could not claim victory for Australia as they slipped to a 10-run defeat to South Africa in their Cricket World Cup clash at Old Trafford on...

July 2, 2019
July 2, 2019

India knock Tigers out of World Cup

Bangladesh are out of the World Cup after their 28-run defeat against India at Edgbaston in Birmingham today.

July 2, 2019
July 2, 2019

‘Have to play better than we have so far’

At the business end of a tournament, skipper Mashrafe Bin Mortaza was once more faced with an all-too-familiar hurdle. In the last two ICC 50-over tournaments,

June 30, 2019
June 30, 2019

England win comfortably against India

What looked to be an interesting run chase at the half way stage of the chase turned out to be a one sided event as England won by 31 runs against India.

June 30, 2019
June 30, 2019

Busy days for Mash ahead of Indian challenge

The Hyatt Regency in Birmingham became a busier hotel over the last two days.