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    WC success ideal tonic for Behrendorff

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:03am on June 27, 2019

    Jason Behrendorff said his five-wicket haul in Australia’s World Cup victory against England was a dream come true after years of battling back injuries that...

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    David Silva set for final season at City

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:04am on June 27, 2019

    Spanish midfielder David Silva has confirmed he will leave Manchester City at the end of next season when his contract expires.Silva is one of City’s...

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    Australia crush England to reach semis

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 03:58pm on June 25, 2019

    Australia captain Aaron Finch hit a hundred before left-arm quicks Jason Behrendorff and Mitchell Starc shared nine wickets as the reigning champions thumped England by 64 runs at Lord’s on Tuesday to book...

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    Sakib makes world take notice of his talent

    Azad Majumder . Southampton | Updated at 12:00am on June 26, 2019

    Despite everything Sakib al Hasan did so far in this World Cup it remains to be seen if he can end up with the Most Valuable Player of the tournament award given Bangladesh’s semi-final chance...

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    Bowlers’ form still a worry for Tigers

    Ashfaq-Ul-Alam | Updated at 12:00am on June 26, 2019

    Positioned at number five in the points-table, Bangladesh still find themselves with a chance of a semi-final spot mainly thanks to their batsmen as their bowling effort has remained off the mark and...

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    Santner warns over ‘dangerous’ Pakistan

    Agence France-Presse . Birmingham | Updated at 01:13am on June 26, 2019

    Mitchell Santner said New Zealand could not afford to take ‘dangerous’ Pakistan lightly as they attempt to seal their place in the World Cup semi-finals in Birmingham on Wednesday...

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    Abahani take on Minerva today

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

    With Nigerian forward Sunday Chizoba’s presence uncertain, Abahani Limited will take on I-League outfit Minerva Punjab in their AFC Cup Group E final match at the Indira Gandhi Stadium in...

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    Cavani pounces against Chile

    Agence France-Presse . Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 12:00am on June 26, 2019

    Uruguay demonstrated a winning attitude and mentality in their 1-0 Copa America success over Chile on Monday that gave them top spot in Group C, match-winner Edinson Cavani...

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    Arthur wanted to ‘commit suicide’ after India loss

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

    Head coach Mickey Arthur has claimed Pakistan’s World Cup defeat against bitter rivals India was so painful that it left him wanting to ‘commit suicide’. Pakistan suffered a bruising 89-run loss to India in...

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    NZ openers tipped to rediscover form

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on June 26, 2019

    New Zealand coach Gary Stead is confident opening batsmen Martin Guptill and Colin Munro will rediscover their scoring touch as the Cricket World Cup reaches the knockout...