newscricket8 hours ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Kane Williamson’s knock was difference between two sides, says Faf du Plessis

After a narrow loss against New Zealand that left them on the brink of elimination from the World Cup, Faf du Plessis lauded the efforts of his opposite number Kane Williamson. Coming in at No. 3, the Kiwi captain delivered a masterclass on how to set up a big innings on a tough pitch.
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newscricket9 hours ago

VIDEO | Quinton de Kock fails to spot clean nick to gift Kane Williamson extra life

In any competitive cricket match, we usually see the wicketkeeper going for an appeal if he spots the ball going even close past the bat. However, in a World Cup game between South Africa and New Zealand, Quinton de Kock didn’t even appeal after Kane Williamson had nicked the ball from Imran Tahir.
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featurecricket3 days ago

WI vs BAN | Takeaways – Shakib Al Hasan’s counter-attack and Liton Das’ litmus test

Bangladesh fired on all cylinders and gunned down a challenging total of 322 with seven wickets and 51 deliveries to spare against West Indies. Shakib Al Hasan and Liton Das not only steadied the Bangladeshi ship but also accelerated brilliantly after it ran into troubled waters in the middle overs.
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featurecricket5 days 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.
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featurecricket5 days 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.
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featurecricket6 days 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
featurecricket6 days 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.
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newscricket6 days 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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newscricket6 days 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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newscricket6 days 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.
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