newscricket4 hours ago

AUS vs SL | Takeaways – Mitchell Starc the shark and Sri Lankan openers’ brilliance

Australia romped home to a much-needed win against Sri Lanka to acquire the top spot On the World Cup points table with four wins under their belt. Aaron Finch blasted a match-winning 153 after which, their bowlers did well to pull things back as Sri Lankan openers threatened to take the game away.
Suraj Choudhari
featurecricket14 hours ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Sri Lanka's predicted XI for the game against Australia

After two back to back washed out games that they could have won, Sri Lanka are up against another team from the Southern Hemisphere. A win could give them a chance to make it into the top four but a loss could very well end their chances of making the top four considering their remaining fixtures.
Faizan Qadiri
featurecricketa day ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Australia's predicted XI for the encounter against Sri Lanka

Before England completed their fourth game today, Australia were the only team to be afforded that luxury by the Rain Gods. With three wins in four games, the defending champions will know that another two points against Sri Lanka tomorrow will see them take over the top spot from New Zealand.
Faizan Qadiri
featurecricketa day ago

ENG vs WI | Takeaways - Joe Root's all-round supremacy and England's promising pace attack

England romped home to another convincing victory against the power packed West Indies by eight wickets to advance to the second spot on the points table. West Indies didn't even put up a fight and barring Nicholas Pooran, none of the Windies' batsmen managed to cross the 50-run mark.
Suraj Choudhari
newscricketa day ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I'm close with everyone and I treat everyone the same, states Dimuth Karunaratne

Sri Lankan captain Dimuth Karunaratne revealed the keys to his successful captaincy and how he bonds the team together by not differentiating between his teammates and treats everyone just the same. He went on to explain the importance of unity and how he operates as a captain.
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newscricketa day ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I have always seen cricket as a tool to create goodwill, says PCB Chairman Ehsan Mani

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ehsan Mani has said that he had refused any requests that would harm relationships between India and Pakistan and wanted to keep the game as respectful as possible. He went on to criticize Star’s ad campaign saying that it breached the moral of equality.
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newscricketa day ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | AB de Villiers could have handled his comeback back plan better, says Rassie van der Dussen

Rassie van der Dussen, who replaced AB de Villiers in the South African squad, has stated that the rumbustious batsman could have handled his comeback plans better. It was recently revealed that de Villiers wanted to join the World Cup squad but his request was turned down by the management.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket2 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | England's predicted XI for the game against West Indies

After stumbling against Pakistan at Trent Bridge, England came back in some style dismantling Bangladesh to secure a 106-run win. With rains expected to have a say in this game as well, England’s brand of attacking cricket might actually help them out if the game time is reduced.
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featurecricket2 days ago

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 | West Indies' predicted XI for the game against England

West Indies looked in complete control against South Africa having restricted the Proteas to 29/2 before the Rain Gods decided to rob them of a second victory in the Cup. Sadly, after three out of the four recent games were washed out, there is a chance of rain in Southampton as well.
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newscricket3 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | South Africa batters have got to step up and they haven’t, says Dale Benkenstein

South Africa's batting coach Dale Benkenstein has admitted that the batsmen have failed to perform at the level expected of them which has resulted in a dismal World Cup campaign so far for them. He stated that the batsmen had the potential to win games but lack consistency and balance.
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