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Bangladesh have semi hopes

18th June 2019, 02:29

Mashrafe Mortaza says Bangladesh can make the semi-finals of the World Cup but will have to win their remaining four matches.


Shakib ton sees Tigers hammer Windies

17th June 2019, 19:34

Shakib Al Hasan’s unbeaten century saw Bangladesh beat West Indies by seven wickets in the second highest chase in World Cup history.


England handed big Roy blow

17th June 2019, 11:56

Jason Roy's World Cup hopes are hanging by a thread after England confirmed he will not play in their next two matches.


Pakistan captain retains World Cup hope

17th June 2019, 10:27

Captain Sarfaraz Ahmed says his Pakistan side can still qualify for the World Cup semi-finals after Sunday's defeat to India.


Robinson hoping to develop at Kent

16th June 2019, 18:59

Wicketkeeper Ollie Robinson insists he will continue to improve his game after signing fresh terms with Kent.


Holder asking for more from players

16th June 2019, 16:01

West Indies captain Jason Holder says his team must show their true ability on a more consistent basis.


Morris credit Gibson for improvement

16th June 2019, 11:46

South African Chris Morris has praised the help of head coach Ottis Gibson for his bowling improvement.


Proteas seal overdue World Cup win

15th June 2019, 20:11

South Africa have claimed their first win of the 2019 World Cup after defeating Afghanistan by nine wickets in Cardiff on Saturday.


Kohli calls for India to stay calm

15th June 2019, 19:09

Virat Kohli has urged India to keep their emotions in check when they face rivals Pakistan in the World Cup at Old Trafford on Sunday.


Australia top World Cup table after beating Sri Lanka

15th June 2019, 18:57

Australia have moved to the top of the World Cup standings after beating Sri Lanka by 87 runs at The Oval on Saturday.


England ease to win over West Indies

14th June 2019, 18:26

England sealed a comfortable eight-wicket victory over the West Indies in the World Cup, with Joe Root the shining light.


Younis expects Shadab recall

14th June 2019, 17:08

Former Pakistan fast bowler Waqar Younis has called for leg-spinner Shadab Khan to return for Sunday's World Cup clash with India.


England to bide their time with Wood

13th June 2019, 16:48

England star Mark Wood will undergo a late fitness test on his ankle ahead of England's meeting with West Indies on Friday.


Gayle gets vice-captain role

13th June 2019, 12:42

Chris Gayle has been named as the West Indies' vice-captain for next summer's Twenty20 World Cup in Australia.


Ahmed frustrated as Pakistan lose

13th June 2019, 03:47

Sarfaraz Ahmed says losing quick wickets was the reason his Pakistan side slipped to a 41-run defeat against Australia.


Warner stars in Australia win

12th June 2019, 18:49

David Warner hit a century as Australia secured a 41-run win over Pakistan in the Cricket World Cup.


Buttler fit for Windies clash

12th June 2019, 14:21

Jos Buttler has been passed fit to take his place in the England side for the World Cup game against West Indies on Friday.


Dhawan to miss three matches

12th June 2019, 12:08

After fracturing his thumb, India's attacking opener Shikhar Dhawan will miss at least the next three matches of the World Cup.


ICC - Bails will not be changed

11th June 2019, 16:51

The ICC will not change the bails being used in the Cricket World Cup despite recent problems.


Aussie all-rounder out of Pakistan encounter

11th June 2019, 14:48

Australia all-rounder Marcus Stoinis will be forced to miss Wednesday's World Cup match against Pakistan.


Wash-out dents South Africa hopes

11th June 2019, 00:43

South Africa's hopes of progressing in the World Cup have been hit after their match against West Indies was washed out.


India stalwart Yuvraj retires from international cricket

10th June 2019, 16:22

Yuvraj Singh, one of India's finest all-rounders, has announced his retirement from international cricket.


Kohli hails India win

10th June 2019, 10:48

Virat Kohli saluted a huge win for India as they wrapped up an impressive 36-run victory over Australia at the Oval.


Pradeep out of Bangladesh clash

9th June 2019, 16:15

Sri Lanka seam bowler Nuwan Pradeep has been ruled out of their game against Bangladesh on Tuesday after suffering a training injury.


Rashid's shoulder causing no concerns

9th June 2019, 15:54

England leg-spinner Adil Rashid insists the shoulder injury picked before the World Cup is getting better all the time.


Morgan plays down Buttler worries

9th June 2019, 10:44

England captain Eoin Morgan believes the hip problem sustained by Jos Buttler in the World Cup win over Bangladesh is not too serious


Cardiff cruise for England

8th June 2019, 18:28

England looked right back on track as they made it two wins from three in the World Cup, comfortably seeing off Bangladesh in Cardiff.


Gibson defends himself amid De Villiers questions

8th June 2019, 14:24

South Africa coach Ottis Gibson has played down AB de Villiers' absence from the team and wants to focus on the players he has.


Holder backs Windies to bounce back

7th June 2019, 01:14

Jason Holder believes his West Indies side can still win the World Cup despite slipping to a 15-run defeat against Australia.


Coulter-Nile inspires Aussie fightback

7th June 2019, 00:07

Aaron Finch hailed the exceptional performance of Nathan Coulter-Nile as he helped guide Australia to a 15-run win over West Indies.


Sri Lanka need to up their game

6th June 2019, 12:03

Sri Lankan coach Chandika Hathurusingha has told his batsmen to up their game after a stuttering start to their World Cup campaign.


Kiwis battle through Tigers test

6th June 2019, 07:13

New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson has revealed his relief after his team's narrow two-wicket victory over Bangladesh on Wednesday.


Sharma stars in India win

5th June 2019, 19:25

Rohit Sharma scored a fantastic century to help India beat South Africa at the Ageas Bowl by six wickets.


Skipper salutes Sri Lanka fightback

5th June 2019, 01:24

Dimuth Karunaratne paid tribute to his Sri Lanka side for the way they fought back to beat Afghanistan at the World Cup.


Afghanistan slip to defeat

5th June 2019, 00:58

Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib says it was an opportunity missed as his side lost to Sri Lanka by 34 runs in Cardiff.


South Africa handed Steyn blow

4th June 2019, 16:13

South Africa have been handed a blow after confirming Dale Steyn's shoulder injury will see him miss the rest of the World Cup.


Morgan cool after defeat

4th June 2019, 02:42

Eoin Morgan admits England had a very bad day in the field but refused to be downbeat following the World Cup defeat against Pakistan.


Root refuses to discuss Umpire chat

4th June 2019, 01:57

Joe Root refused to comment on his discussions with the umpires about the ball in the defeat to Pakistan.


Hafeez hails Pakistan team effort

4th June 2019, 01:53

Pakistan were pleased with their team effort after they bounced back to beat England by 14 runs in the World Cup yesterday.


Pakistan edge England at Trent Bridge

3rd June 2019, 19:21

Centuries from Joe Root and Jos Buttler were not enough as Pakistan shocked England at the World Cup on Monday.


Proteas paceman to miss India clash

3rd June 2019, 16:30

Pace bowler Lungi Ngidi has been ruled out of South Africa's World Cup match against India this week because of a hamstring strain.


Bangladesh shock Proteas

2nd June 2019, 18:49

Bangladesh produced a massive World Cup shock as they defeated South Africa on Sunday at the Kia Oval.


Morgan coy on bowling attack

2nd June 2019, 15:45

England captain Eoin Morgan has remained coy over the potential for him to freshen up his bowling attack for the Pakistan encounter.


Aussies east past Afghanistan

1st June 2019, 19:49

Australia were too good for Afghanistan in their first World Cup match, beating the Asians by seven wickets in Bristol.


Sri Lanka no match for Kiwis

1st June 2019, 16:46

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by 10 wickets in Cardiff to begin their assault on World Cup glory in perfect fashion.


Windies thrash Pakistan as Gayle breaks record

31st May 2019, 15:04

Chris Gayle took over as the leading six-hitter in World Cup history during West Indies' seven-wicket win over Pakistan on Friday.


Don't boo duo - Langer

31st May 2019, 14:15

Justin Langer has called on fans across England and Wales not to boo Steve Smith and David Warner.


Warner a doubt for Afghanistan clash

31st May 2019, 10:29

Australia have a doubt over David Warner for Saturday's World Cup opener against Afghanistan after he pulled up in training.


England overpower Proteas in World Cup opener

30th May 2019, 19:36

England got their World Cup campaign off to the perfect start following an impressive 104-run victory against South Africa.


Hope says Windies hold ambition to break 500 barrier

30th May 2019, 13:37

Shai Hope says the West Indies would love to go beyond 500 in a ODI "at some point" and Carlos Brathwaite says they are capable of it.