newscricket2 days ago

Kapil Dev raising the cup is my favourite memory of 1983 World Cup, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has stated that Kapil Dev lifting cup above his head in the Lords’ balcony is his favourite memory of the 1983 World Cup, which India won despite being the underdogs. Gavaskar finished it as the batsman of the tournament whereas all-rounder Kapil Dev was the skipper of the side.
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newscricket2 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Steve Waugh names Virat Kohli, Jos Buttler and David Warner as players to look out for

Former Australian skipper Steve Waugh picked the influential stars from India, England and Australia as the ones who will have the greatest impact in the upcoming World Cup. He also stated that these three are presently the world’s best in the 50 over format and will be the players to watch out for.
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newscricket2 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Security measures in place for David Warner and Steve Smith, says Aaron Finch

Australian skipper Steve Smith has stated that everything is in place to protect the pair of Steve Smith and David Warner in the upcoming World Cup in England and Wales. Smith and Warner returned to the national side after serving their one-year ban for being involved in the ball-tampering scandal.
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featurecricket3 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | SWOT Analysis - Australia

In a tournament as big as World Cup, preconceptions matter as much as realities. Either, you have to live upto the tag that you had acquired over the last few months or you will be suffering the wrath of ultimate online world - ask India, and they will tell you the curse of June 2017.
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newscricket3 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Ability to bowl and play spin will define Australia’s success, claims Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting revealed that Australia’s World Cup campaign in the coming weeks will be defined by their ability to play spin and the performance of the two spinners in the squad. Adam Zampa is thought to be the first-choice spinner with veteran Nathan Lyon considered as back-up for the World Cup.
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newscricket5 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Josh Hazlewood just hasn’t been playing any cricket, says Justin Langer

Justin Langer has justified Josh Hazlewood’s exclusion from by citing the latter’s recent injuries and the limited game time that he has had of late. Langer has also revealed Steve Smith’s dedication to be prepared for the big tournament as he returns to the squad after serving a 12-month ban.
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newscricket6 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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newscricket6 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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newscricket6 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | England will be challenged by India and Australia, claims Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting is of the opinion that England, who are favorites to lift the 2019 ICC ODI World Cup, will be given tough competition by defending champions Australia, and India. Ponting added that the inclusion of Steven Smith and David Warner will boost Australia’s chances at the World Cup.
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newscricket7 days ago

Dinesh Karthik is very hard to bowl at in death overs, says Simon Katich

Simon Katich has stated that Dinesh Karthik is very hard to bowl at in death overs, especially once he is set. The wicket-keeper batsman is the captain of Indian Premier League franchise Kolkata Knight Riders whereas Katich is the assistant coach of the same side and has observed Karthik closely.
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