ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP 2019

England win World Cup in Super Over after incredible tie

14 Jul 2019 - 0     - 822

What a match. No World Cup final has created as much excitement as the one played at Lord’s on Sunday between England and New Zealand. After a gripping performance by both teams, England prevailed,


World Cup final: New Zealand opts to bat first

14 Jul 2019 - 0     - 154

New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson won the toss and elected to bat first in the ICC Cricket World Cup final against England here at Lord’s Cricket ground.


England vs New Zealand: Battle to be first time World Champions

13 Jul 2019 - 0     - 282

These are not the finals many anticipated, heading into the semis. But New Zealand and England produced stunning performances to see off two-time World Cup champions India and five-time semifinal winn


Kumar Dharmasena and Ranjan Madugalle to officiate WC finals

12 Jul 2019 - 0     - 709

The umpires and officials for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 final have been appointed following the conclusion of the two semi-finals.


Simply perfect England end 27-year final wait

12 Jul 2019 - 0     - 300

Cricket can be a game of some complexity and nuance but as England showed in their dismantling of Australia in Thursday’s World Cup semi-final, it can also be a remarkably straightforward sport.


England wait on pitch before naming bowling attack

10 Jul 2019 - 0     - 244

England may change their bowling combination for Thursday’s Cricket World Cup semi-final against Australia if the Edgbaston pitch assists spinners, captain Eoin Morgan said on Wednesday.


New Zealand stun India to reach final despite Jadeja heroics

10 Jul 2019 - 0     - 356

New Zealand survived Ravindra Jadeja’s late onslaught to stun India by 18 runs in a low-scoring thriller on Wednesday and reach the Cricket World Cup final for the second time in a row.


India dominate New Zealand before rain forces reserve day in Manchester

10 Jul 2019 - 0     - 250

India’s disciplined bowling attack dominated New Zealand before intermittent rain washed out the rest of Tuesday’s play in the first Cricket World Cup semi-final which will continue on Wednesday.


New Zealand bat first in first semi against India

09 Jul 2019 - 0     - 129

New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat first in the first semi-final of the Cricket World Cup 2019 against India at the Old Trafford grounds.


Avishka Fernando — living his father’s dream

08 Jul 2019 - 0     - 1311

When his wife was pregnant with their first child, Colin Fernando prayed hard for a boy. Because he had only one dream: and that was to see his son play cricket.


The numbers behind the success of the four World Cup semi-finalists

08 Jul 2019 - 0     - 432

The ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 group stage has exposed 10 nations to every possible pressure, examining every nook and cranny of their method in the 50-over format.


New Zealand to tour Sri Lanka for 2 Tests and 3 T20Is in August

05 Jul 2019 - 0     - 360

New Zealand cricket team will travel to Sri Lanka in August to play two Tests Tests and three T20Is, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) confirmed on Friday (July 05). The two Tests will be part of the inaugural


Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul both hit centuries as India secured a seven-wicket victory

05 Jul 2019 - 0     - 913

Picture being at the receiving end of such a dominant performance! Virat Kholi’s men hardly broke a sweat as they pounded the hapless Sri Lankans to a comprehensive seven-wicket win in their final g


Bairstow ton as England crush New Zeaand to storm into semis

04 Jul 2019 - 0     - 234

England stormed into the Cricket World Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1992 after Jonny Bairstow’s second consecutive century helped secure a comprehensive 119-run victory over New Zealand


Hathuru disappointed with World Cup performance

03 Jul 2019 - 0     - 1063

Head Coach Chandika Hathurusingha is disappointed after Sri Lanka were eliminated with one match to go in the 2019 World Cup. Sri Lanka will face India—a strong contender for the title—in their la


Rusty Mathews thwarts Windies historic run chase

02 Jul 2019 - 0     - 1653

Angelo Mathews hadn’t bowled a ball in an ODI for 8 months, and hadn’t even bowled in the nets all tournament for Sri Lanka.


Avishka, Pooran lit up a high scoring thriller

01 Jul 2019 - 0     - 765

Two young batting talents—Avishka Fernando and Nicholas Pooran lit up the Sri Lanka vs West Indies World Cup dead-rubber at the Riverside Durham cricket stadium with some scintillating batting perfo


Sri Lanka eliminated after England end India’s unbeaten run

01 Jul 2019 - 0     - 771

A spirited England ended India’s unbeaten run in the Cricket World Cup with a 31-run victory in a high-scoring group match to boost their semi-final prospects on Sunday.


Logout West Indies looking ahead to building beyond the World Cup after honest team meeting

30 Jun 2019 - 0     - 309

West Indies have done some soul-searching since their elimination from the World Cup and head coach Floyd Reifer insists the clash against Sri Lanka is their first step on the path to a brighter futur


Karunaratne only worried about what Sri Lanka can control in semi-final fight

30 Jun 2019 - 0     - 263

Sri Lanka’s World Cup fate is out of their own hands after defeat to South Africa on Friday in Durham. But skipper Dimuth Karunaratne insists he and his fellow batsmen are ready to turn the tide in


From facts to axe?

30 Jun 2019 - 0     - 451

After Sri Lanka registered a 1-wicket win over South Africa to savour their first series victory (2-0) in the land of Big Fives, a dressing room video was leaked. It showed players lavishing praise on


Hard-to-fathom Lankans’ perplexing CWC campaign

30 Jun 2019 - 0     - 263

The Sri Lanka cricket team is like the British weather. If you like them one day—like on June 21, when they brought down one of the pre-tournament favourites, England—there’s a good chance you m


Kohli oozes calm and explains how he fakes it

30 Jun 2019 - 0     - 158

Virat Kohli shows no signs of pressure when he bats but the India captain says it’s because he knows how to fake it. Arguably the greatest batsman of his generation, Kohli also has possibly the toug


Morgan optimistic on Roy and Archer against India

30 Jun 2019 - 0     - 59

England opener Jason Roy is set to return from a torn hamstring in Sunday’s crucial Cricket World Cup match against India, said captain Eoin Morgan who is optimistic quick Jofra Archer will continue



Nuwan Pradeep ruled out with Chicken Pox, Rajith as replacement

29 Jun 2019 - 0     - 116

Seamer Nuwan Pradeep has been ruled out of the remainder of the World Cup after contracting the Chicken Pox virus. Pradeep missed Friday’s game against South Africa after complaining of fever. Howev


South African thrash Sri Lanka by 9 wickets

28 Jun 2019 - 0     - 627

Faf du Plessis and Hashim Amla struck unbeaten half-centuries as South Africa cruised to a nine-wicket victory at the Riverside Ground on Friday to put a major dent in Sri Lanka’s hopes of reaching


Clinical India eliminate West Indies to inch towards semis

28 Jun 2019 - 0     - 219

Two-time champions India stood on the cusp of securing a spot in the Cricket World Cup semi-finals after they stretched their unbeaten run in the tournament with a clinical 125-run victory against Wes


Duminy determined to end international ODI career on a high with South Africa

27 Jun 2019 - 0     - 205

South Africa will approach their last two matches at this ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup with the joys of youth, according to middle-order batsman JP Duminy.


Sri Lanka coach Hathurusingha wary of ‘fearless’ South Africa

27 Jun 2019 - 0     - 661

Sri Lanka are wary of a South African side who have nothing to lose in their final matches at the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, according to their coach Chandika Hathurusingha.


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