newscricket8 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | We’ve come a long way since the last time we were in England, says Aaron Finch

Aaron Finch believes that despite the defeat, his team can take heart in the leaps and bounds they’ve come in the last 12 months to play in the World Cup semi-final. Australia were thoroughly outplayed by England, who beat them by eight wickets to send their Ashes rivals packing.
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newscricket8 days ago

Legends and pundits react as England thrash Australia to reach the final

The mighty Aussies were knocked out of World Cup after England thrashed their arch rivals, winning by 8 wickets. Jason Roy's brilliant knock of 85 was enough to bring the game under complete control as the entire cricketing fraternity showered praise on England, while the Twitterati reacted on same.
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newscricket8 days ago

7 things you missed I From beer drinking guy to Jason Roy hitting Hat-trick sixes

Did you watch today's match between England and Australia in Birmingham! Looks like you might have missed few things during the match. Don't worry we sat through the entire match and covered it pin to pin from ball one. Here are the things we collated from the match! Sit back and enjoy 7 things.
Srijith Gopal
featurecricket8 days ago

ENG vs AUS | Takeaways - England's ruthless aggression and Steve Smith's nerves of steel

England showed no mercy to arch rivals Australia, chasing down a modest target of 224 in just 32.1 overs, as they reached their first World Cup final in 27 years. Chris Woakes and Adil Rashid starred for the English with the ball, while Jason Roy delivered the knockout punch with the bat.
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newscricket8 days ago

VIDEO | Jos Buttler inflicts inch-perfect run-out through Steve Smith's legs to hand England complete control

They say special moments are required to bring an end to a 'special innings', and Jos Buttler came up with that moment of magic to get rid of Steve Smith, who was dismissed at 85. The wicket-keeper inflicted a direct hit through Smith's legs, catching him off-guard, and sending him back to the hut.
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newscricket9 days ago

Twitter reacts to Jofra Archer masterclass as he fulfills promise of destroying batsmen's helmets

Alex Carey was hit with a bouncer delivered by Jofra Afrcher, which lead to a cut on Carey's chin. The physio was out there in the middle to give first-aid as Carey bled. Twitterati exploded as Jofra Archer fulfilled his promise of breaking helmets, something which he had tweeted six years ago.
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newscricket9 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Australia's predicted XI for the match against England

Having finished second in the group stage with seven wins, Australia will take on their arch rivals England on Thursday for a place in the World Cup Final. The Aussies have been hampered by injuries, as Usman Khawaja tore his hamstring against the Proteas, resulting in changes to the top order.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket10 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Fortunate enough to have known Virat Kohli through IPL, says Mitchell Starc

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc, who played for Royal Challengers Bangalore under the leadership of Virat Kohli, has said that he is fortunate to have known Kohli through the IPL. Starc also hailed Kohli's all-round batting ability, while praising him for his competitive nature.
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newscricket10 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Peter Handscomb will definitely play, he deserves it, says Justin Langer

Justin Langer is 100% confident that Peter Handscomb will make his World Cup debut against England in the semi-final at Edgbaston on Thursday. After missing out narrowly on the initial squad, Handscomb was called in to replace the injured Shaun Marsh who was ruled out with a fractured forearm.
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newscricket11 days ago

Communicated with David Warner and Steve Smith throughout the ban, says Cameron Bancroft

After spending nine months in the sidelines due to his involvement in the ball tampering scandal, Cameron Bancroft has made his comeback to professional cricket, captaining Durham. Bancroft has now spoken about the aftermath of the incident, and how he plans to return to International Cricket.
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