featurecricket6 days 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
newscricket15 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Delighted to have been lucky to get Kane Williamson run out, reveals Mark Wood

Mark Wood has said that he can’t believe his luck in the ongoing World Cup after a rather unfortunate incident for Kane Williamson saw him getting run out just when he was starting to build his innings. The batsman later stated that though he had been unlucky, he had to let it go and focus ahead.
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featurecricket20 days 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.
Bastab K Parida
newscricketa month ago

VIDEO | Jonny Bairstow almost pulls off Dhoni special but Mark Wood lets him down

It is often said, cricket is a game of glorious uncertainties, where small things could make massive differences. One such incident was noticed during the England-West Indies game, where Jonny Bairstow almost pulled off an MS Dhoni kind of prediction but was let down by Mark Wood.
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newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Jofra Archer will handle playing against West Indies, says Eoin Morgan

Eoin Morgan has stated that Jofra Archer will handle playing for England against the Windies at the Rose Bowl today and also reckoned that it will be a different challenge. Archer was born in Barbados but shifted to England and it is the first time that he will be facing his birth nation.
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featurecricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | England’s predicted XI for tricky Bangladesh clash

After a disappointing result against Pakistan last time out, hosts’ England will be eager to bounce back in their next World Cup tie against a determined Bangladesh outfit. The three lions will go up against Mashrafe Mortaza-led Bangladesh at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff on Saturday.
Daniel Arambur
newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I would fancy going into the tournament as favorites, claims Eoin Morgan

Eoin Morgan has revealed that he would prefer heading into the ICC World Cup 2019 with the ‘favorites’ tag as compared to not even being considered as contenders for WC trophy in 2015. England begin their World Cup campaign against Faf du PLessis-led South Africa at the Kennington Oval in London.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Mark Wood declared fit after recent injury scare

Mark Wood has been given the all-clear by the England medical staff and will be in contention to feature in England’s WC opener against South Africa at the Oval on Thursday. Earlier, Wood was forced to leave the field during the warm-up match against Australia due to an issue with his calf muscle.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Variety in India’s bowling attack makes them strong, says Ian Chappell

Ian Chappell has stated that the variety in India’s bowling attack makes them a strong side and it can also help them in favourable conditions. India has gone ahead with three pacers in their side along with two leg-spinners, add to that two fast-bowling all-rounders and a spin all-rounder.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Paul Collingwood forced to take the field in warm-up match

Paul Collingwood took the field against Australia in the hosts’ final warm-up game ahead the start of the ICC World Cup 2019 after Mark Wood and Jofra Archer suffered injury scares. England’s Joe Root, who was rested for the match, was also compelled to come onto the pitch on Saturday.
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