featurecricket8 days ago

What if, New Zealand?... What if?

Sixteen kilometers was all that separated Roger Federer and the New Zealand Cricket Team in London yesterday. While the location and sport might have been different, the agony they went through was one and the same, and both would have wondered before going to bed last night, “what if?”
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket9 days ago

7 Things You Missed - From Jason Roy and Kumar Dharmasena hugging to an overthrow six

What a day for sports this has been! A thrilling Wimbledon final and a Cricket World Cup final! We are pretty sure that you were watching Federer and Djokovic fighting it out and missed some important moments from the World Cup final! We've got your back! Here are the 7 things you missed.
Srijith Gopal
featurecricket10 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
featurecricket11 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
featurecricket11 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
newscricket11 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Someone’s got to put up their hand and say: ‘Opposition too good’, says Steve Waugh

Steve Waugh believes that in both semifinals, the losing sides, India and Australia, simply have to admit that their opposition was too good on the day. India were beaten by New Zealand, and Australia by England, despite the two teams being the most popular choice to end up in the finals.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket14 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | We had too many gentlemen in team back then, says Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly mentioned that the team, he captained, had too many gentlemen, referring to Rahul Dravid, VVS Laxman, and Sachin Tendulkar, when it came to the mental battles on-field while playing Australia. The conversation took place yesterday when the semifinal was interrupted by rain.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket14 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Michael Vaughan urges Sanjay Manjrekar, via Instagram, to unblock him on Twitter

Michael Vaughan took the banter saga between him and Sanjay Manjrekar to Instagram to ask the latter to unblock him on Twitter. When Manjrekar blocked his most insufferable critic on Twitter, he must’ve thought it to be the end of the matter regarding the Indian’s comments on Ravindra Jadeja.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket14 days ago

Twitter reacts as Ross Taylor helps Ravindra Jadeja pick the wicket of Kane Williamson

There were 3 people who were putting pressure on Kane Williamson, the 2 Indian bowlers from both the ends and the other one was his own teammate Ross Taylor. Williamson finally gave into the pressure and threw his wicket off a delivery from Yuzvendra Chahal. Twitterati gave the assist to Taylor.
Srijith Gopal
featurecricket15 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