newscricketa month ago

Adil Rashid ruled out of remainder of English season with shoulder injury

In what has come as a big shock for the English team, leg-spinner Adil Rashid has been ruled out of the remainder of the English season due to recurring shoulder trouble. The 31-year-old went for the scans on Tuesday and will now go into rehabilitation during which he has been advised complete rest.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I agree there was an error, but I do not regret the decision, says Kumar Dharmasena

Although Kumar Dharmasena has admitted that the decision to award England six runs instead of five, following the overthrow in the World Cup final, was an error, he said that he will never regret it. Dharmasena had consulted with his co-umpire Marais Erasmus before making the call.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | We have got the trophy and we intend to keep it, says Ashley Giles

Ashley Giles has reaffirmed that England, who have been declared champions, have no intention to surrender their trophy. This comes in response to the overthrow controversy, which was fanned to flame by former umpire Simon Taufel, who said that England should’ve been awarded five runs, and not six.
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featurecricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 Final | How and where can England beat New Zealand

“It is coming home” - the social media is full on fire as the English fans prepare to witness Eoin Morgan slowly walk across to uplift the damned cup. In some corner, Kane Williamson though must be asking them to wait for the final blow - because hey, it is not over until the fat lady sings.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | England’s predicted XI for the final against New Zealand

England have finally managed to live up to the expectations and made it to the finals after 27 long years. After a potential knockout threat, England have beaten best of the teams on a trot and are now looking in ominous form, which should infuse immense fear in the minds of opposition.
Suraj Choudhari
newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Eoin Morgan always had faith from day one, reveals Adil Rashid

Adil Rashid has stated that skipper Eoin Morgan always had faith in his abilities right from the outset. Throughout the tournament, Rashid has been struggling with a shoulder injury but that didn’t stop him from achieving success as he has done a reasonable job with his wily leg-spin.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | England obliterated Australia with bat and ball, says an elated Andrew Strauss

An over the moon Andrew Strauss couldn’t contain his emotions as England, according to his own words, obliterated their arch rivals Australia in the semi-final of the 2019 World Cup. After their poor show in 2015, it was Strauss who led their four-year makeover plan, for the 2019 edition.
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featurecricket3 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | England’s Predicted XI for the Sunday showdown against India in Birmingham

After seeing their dreams being on a downhill ride after the loss against Australia, England will have a do-or-die situation in front of them when they will take on India in Birmingham. While Jofra Archer is doubtful for the game, Jason Roy may make a comeback to the team after injury recovery.
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newscricket3 months ago

VIDEO | Jos Buttler fumbles easy stumping opportunity against Australia after comparison with MS Dhoni

Having been compared with MS Dhoni, Jos Butler had a golden chance to stump Usman Khawaja in the high-voltage encounter between England and Australia. However, Buttler failed to judge the height and the spin on the googly correctly, ending up taking off the bails without collecting the ball.
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newscricket3 months ago

Twitter reacts as England wins by a massive margin of 150 runs against Afghanistan

A ruthless performance by England with Morgan registering a record for hitting most sixes by a batsman in an ODI. Also, Rashid Khan endured the worst-ever figures by a bowler in a World Cup, which summed up Afghanistan's situation. The Twitterati lost their cool and reacted on the same.
Soumil Khare