newscricket10 hours ago

Hard to believe it’s been a week since the World Cup final at Lord’s, says Martin Guptill

Martin Guptill has revealed that it is taking him time to come to terms with the result of last week’s ICC World Cup 2019 final against England which New Zealand lost by the finest of margins. The Kiwi opener was involved in two game-changing moments which proved to change the course of the match.
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newscricket13 hours ago

Deep down, I always knew we would win the World Cup, reveals Liam Plunkett

Liam Plunkett has claimed that he always knew the ICC World Cup trophy was England’s to win as the three lions were put in a tough spot as New Zealand lost in the final by the smallest margins. Plunkett also revealed the role that England captain Eoin Morgan had during a tough time in his career.
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newscricket17 hours ago

It's going to be strange because I know the guys well, says Boyd Rankin on facing England

Boyd Rankin admits that playing against England, a side he once represented, will be strange because he is well acquainted with the members of the English team. However, he also admitted that playing in another Test match for his home country, Ireland, was a dream come true.
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newscricket2 days ago

Bangladesh Premier League | Eoin Morgan signs up for Dhaka Dynamites, Rajshahi Kings rope in JP Duminy

England's World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan has signed up to play for Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) franchise Dhaka Dynamites for the upcoming season. JP Duminy, who retired from International Cricket post the World Cup, will also participate in the league, having signed up for Rajshahi Kings.
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featurecricket4 days ago

England’s World Cup triumph - a lesson for Team India in planning and consistency

As England boarded the flight back to London from Adelaide after their defeat to Bangladesh in the 2015 World Cup, it seemed like there was no light at the end of the tunnel. Fast-forward four years, the Three Lions have gone from trying to rebuild their team to try building a dynasty.
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newscricket4 days ago

Euro T20 Slam | Rashid Khan picked as marquee player for Rotterdam Rhinos

In the players’ draft for the inaugural edition of the Euro T20 Slam, Rashid Khan was picked as marquee player by Rotterdam Rhinos while Eoin Morgan will represent Dublin Chiefs along with Babar Azam. Meanwhile, Belfast Titans got Shahid Afridi and Glasgow Giants had Brendon McCullum and Dale Steyn.
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newscricket4 days ago

Will take a decision on my future in the next couple of months, says Eoin Morgan

Eoin Morgan revealed that he is unsure as to where his future lies with the national team and will make a call on the same in the coming months. The 32-year old played an integral role as England laid their hands on a maiden World Cup title as they defeated New Zealand at Lord’s last week.
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newscricket6 days ago

Sunrisers Hyderabad announce Trevor Bayliss as head coach a day after his KKR joining reports

In a surprising move, Sunrisers Hyderabad have parted ways with their championship-winning coach Tom Moody, and have appointed England’s outgoing coach Trevor Bayliss. The move has taken everyone by surprise as Bayliss was reported to have signed up with Kolkata Knight Riders once again.
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newscricket7 days ago

World Cup triumph has to be the start of something bigger, says Andrew Strauss

Andrew Strauss has reminded world champions England that the challenge ahead of them will be to kick-on from their triumph to evolve as a team. Strauss called into memory the debacles that followed England’s major triumphs in the Ashes 2005 at home, and the Ashes 2011 in Australia.
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newscricket8 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | You can’t take anything away from England, claims Daniel Vettori

After everything that happened on at Lord’s on Sunday, Daniel Vettori is adamant that no one can question the effort put in by the three lions who were crowned World Champions for the very first time. Vettori singled out the likes of Matt Henry, Lockie Ferguson and Jimmy Neesham for special praise.
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