featurecricket7 days ago

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

New Zealand defied all the odds and made it to the final of the World Cup for the second time in a row. The Kane Williamson-led side defeated tournament favourites and table-toppers India in the semi-final to chisel their path into the game that matters the post. Here’s the predicted XI.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket7 days ago

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

Against all odds, New Zealand now find themselves in the World Cup final, and all that stands between them and glory is the mighty English team. England might be firm favorites heading into this encounter, but make no mistake, the Kiwis are here to make history of their own at Lord’s on Sunday.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket7 days 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
newscricket9 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Had to ask a lot of questions against that world class batting lineup, says Matt Henry

Matt Henry admitted that the Kiwi bowlers had to ask a lot of questions with probing deliveries to knock out the world-class batting lineup of India. Henry, who nicked off both the Indian openers, earned the Man of the Match award for his performance that led his team to the final at Lord’s.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket9 days ago

10 Things you missed | From Rishabh Pant's mad running to Hardik Pandya teasing Lockie Ferguson

Had a rough day? We know you must be feeling low as India lost against New Zealand and is no longer a part of the tournament. But don't worry! We have good news for you. We have collated 10 exciting incidents which you would've surely missed and will help you in recovering from the upset.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket11 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | New Zealand's predicted XI for the match against India

After edging their way through to the semis thanks to a superior NRR, the Kiwis now face an uphill task against an in-form Indian team. Despite sticking to the same team for the first six matches, the Kiwis made a few changes in their last two games, in a quest to find their best combination.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket20 days ago

8 Things you missed | From Arjun Tendulkar helping the Aussies to Trent Boult making a big mess

A win could’ve ensured New Zealand a spot in semis but they have to wait for another win. We are sorry to inform you that you’ve missed some key moments from the match as you were busy watching all the conventional incidents. But don’t worry, we have squeezed out everything from this game.
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newscricket23 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Going with just one spinner might have been a mistake, admits Mitchell Santner

Mitchell Santner has revealed that New Zealand were not expecting the pitch to turn square, causing them to make the mistake of playing a solitary specialist spinner. Williamson had to pitch in with his part time off breaks, but ultimately it was not enough, as Pakistan strolled to victory.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket23 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | One of the finest batting performances I’ve seen, says Sarfaraz Ahmed praises Babar Azam

Sarfaraz Ahmed was mighty impressed with the batting display put on by Babar Azam and Haris Sohail on a pitch that was turning square, to carry Pakistan through to a six-wicket win against New Zealand. The crucial victory still keeps Pakistan’s hopes of making to the semifinals well and truly alive.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

8 things you missed | From Gayle injuring his shoulder while celebrating to fan officiating the match from the stands

Looks like you have missed a lot of action during the match between West Indies and New Zealand. You are asking how we know this? We just know! Take a look at all the things that you have missed and decide for yourself. Here are the 8 things you missed during the match.
Srijith Gopal