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ICC World Cup 2019 | West Indies need to be consistent to go far in the tournament, says Curtly Ambrose

Curtly Ambrose believes that the Windies certainly have the ability to go far in the tournament, but they need to be more consistent. Although Ambrose admitted that Bangladesh is a potent team to beat them, he was surprised in Windies’ regular loss to the Asian nation in ODI cricket.
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newscricket2 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Australia could go really deep in the tournament, says Steve Waugh

Steve Waugh believes that Australia will be one of the teams that others will probably be most fearful of and the team certainly has the ability to go really deep in the tournament. Waugh has also added that England are the favourites to win the cup followed by India and Australia.
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newscricket2 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I really hope Steve Smith and David Warner don't get too much stick, says Moeen Ali

Moeen Ali has called English fans not to heckle Steve Smith and David Warner for their involvement in the ball-tampering scandal while expecting the duo to enjoy the tournament. The English all-rounder has further added that the pair are really good people and should be treated well.
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newscricket4 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | We have to do the basics well to win the title, says Faf du Plessis

South African skipper Faf du Plessis has asserted that a team has to do the basics very well to win the World Cup title. South Africa have made it to the semi-finals on four occasions – 1992, 1999, 2007 and 2015, but never made it through despite being one of the strong contenders.
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newscricket4 days ago

Lucky to be involved in a home World Cup and home Ashes in the same summer, says Ben Stokes

English all-rounder considers himself extremely lucky to be a part of the England set-up for the upcoming World Cup and Ashes, which are scheduled to take place in the same English summer. Stokes has been an integral part of the team across formats and will be the player to watch out for.
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newscricket4 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Justin Langer picks England as favourites for the title

With the quadrennial event just around the corner, Australian coach Justin Langer has picked England as the favourite team to win the coveted title. England have been on a roll in recent times on the back of their explosive batting and are in red hot form going into the World Cup.
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newscricket4 days ago

Disappointed by Pakistan bowling attack, reveals Shoaib Akhtar

Shoaib Akhtar was disappointed at Pakistan cricket team’s inability to defend 340 against England in the fourth ODI ahead of the upcoming ODI World Cup which starts on May 30. England all-rounder Ben Stokes scored an unbeaten 71 off 64 to guide the three lions to a 3-0 series win.
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newscricket5 days ago

It was very emotional hundred, I didn’t see it coming, says Jason Roy

Jason Roy has tagged his match-winning ton against Pakistan as ‘emotional hundred' after he overcame a sleepless night and hospital rush with his baby daughter. Roy smashed 114 to help his side gun down 341 in the fourth ODI which is also the fourth-highest run chase at Trent Bridge.
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newscricket7 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Not playing cricket for four months went against me, says Josh Hazlewood

Josh Hazlewood has expressed his dissatisfaction for not being able to make his cut for the ICC Cricket World Cup even though Jhye Richardson was injured. Hazlewood has further added that he is still expecting to be picked for the mega event if someone gets injured mid-way of the tournament.
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newscricket7 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I want to win World Cup before I quit, says Dale Steyn

Dale Steyn has stated that he wants to win the upcoming World Cup in England and Wales, starting May 30. The South African team has had the finest players and have been hailed as favourites numerous times over the last 20 years but have miserably failed in the knockout stages every time.
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