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    Afghans celebrate Pak win

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on May 26, 2019

    Afghanistan’s victory over Pakistan in a warm-up match for the Cricket World Cup on Friday was greeted with prolonged volleys of celebratory gunfire and prompted...

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    2011 memories inspires Rahul

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on May 26, 2019

    KL Rahul knows exactly what it would mean to win this year’s World Cup in England, having seen for himself what a 2011 triumph on...

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    WC dream Taylor-made for Black Caps great

    Agence France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 12:00am on May 26, 2019

    Ross Taylor has been rejected, written off and wracked by injury but the veteran New Zealand batsman is in the form of his life and...

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    WC theme song for Tigers launched

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 26, 2019

    The Bangladesh Cricket Board and their sponsor Lifebuoy on Saturday launched a music video titled ‘Khelbe Tiger, Jitbe Tiger’ to celebrate the forthcoming ICC World...

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    Gayle targets World Cup swansong

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:59pm on May 25, 2019

    Chris Gayle has the audacity to call himself ‘Universe Boss’ but can justify his swagger by pointing to an astonishing career in which he has...

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    Morgan expected to make WC opener

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:02am on May 26, 2019

    England captain Eoin Morgan suffered a ‘small fracture’ to his left index finger on Friday, but is expected to be fit in time for the...

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    ‘Barca failed to compete in Liverpool defeat’

    Reuters . Barcelona | Updated at 12:03am on May 26, 2019

    Lionel Messi said on Friday that Barcelona’s shock 4-0 defeat by Liverpool which sent them crashing out of the Champions League has ruined their season...

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    Federer, Nadal threaten Djokovic’s historic Slam

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:04am on May 26, 2019

    Novak Djokovic can become only the second man in history to have twice held all four Grand Slam titles at the same time with victory...