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    Indian captain backs ‘legend’ Dhoni’s go-slow tactics

    Reuters . Manchester | Updated at 12:00am on June 29, 2019

    Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s calculated batting in the middle overs has the full backing of the India team, skipper Virat Kohli said on Thursday amid criticism...

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    Failed fitness test proves a blessing for Shami

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on June 29, 2019

    India fast bowler Mohammed Shami has credited his sublime form at the Cricket World Cup to a new fitness regime he adopted after he was...

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    England upbeat despite pressure

    Reuters . Birmingham | Updated at 12:00am on June 29, 2019

    England are still in control of their destiny at the Cricket World Cup and the mood is pretty good in the camp despite ‘external pressures’,...

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    Mashrafee’s predicament and an old saying

    Azad Majumder . Birmingham | Updated at 12:00am on June 29, 2019

    It is now all but clear that Mashrafee bin Murtaza does not want to retire after the World Cup and may continue a few more...

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    Mashrafee not thinking of retirement right now

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:59pm on June 28, 2019

    Bangladesh ODI captain Mashrafee Bin Mortaza says he is yet to think about retirement from international cricket. While talking to ESPNcricinfo, the right-arm pacer said...

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    South Africa dent Sri Lanka’s semi hopes

    Reuters .  Chester-Le-Street | Updated at 04:02pm on June 28, 2019

    Faf du Plessis and Hashim Amla struck unbeaten half-centuries as South Africa cruised to a nine-wicket victory at the Riverside Ground on Friday to put a major dent in Sri Lanka's hopes of...

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    New Zealand can shrug off Pakistan defeat

    Agence France-Presse . Birmingham | Updated at 12:35am on June 28, 2019

    All-rounder Jimmy Neesham is confident that New Zealand’s defeat against Pakistan in Birmingham on Wednesday will not derail their World Cup bid. The 2015 runners-up...

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    Pakistan v New Zealand in Numbers

    | Updated at 12:01am on June 28, 2019

    Pakistan batsman Babar Azam on Wednesday became the second-fastest to reach 3,000 one-day international runs during their World Cup match against New Zealand in Edgbaston. The 24-year-old...

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    Pakistan v New Zealand

    | Updated at 12:00am on June 28, 2019

    Pakistan had great expectations from Babar Azam before the start of the World Cup as the 24-year old batsman had taken the spotlight of their batting for the last few years. In the initial few matches, Babar got...

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    Kanteh hits winner for Jamal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on June 28, 2019

    Gambian forward Ebou Kanteh scored the winner as Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club beat Arambagh Krira Sangha by a solitary goal in their Bangladesh Premier League match at the Rafique Uddin Bhuiyan Stadium...