‘The hundred was a long time coming’ – David Warner
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‘The hundred was a long time coming’ – David Warner

“[The hundred] obviously was a long time coming,” Warner said. “Against Afghanistan I felt like I had no rhythm. In the next game [West Indies], obviously, got one…

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‘Taking wickets up front is the key to beating India’ – Lockie Ferguson
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‘Taking wickets up front is the key to beating India’ – Lockie Ferguson

Ferguson, who is the leading wicket taker at the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 so far with eight scalps to his name, said that getting wickets up…

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Injury scare leaves Shakib doubtful for Sri Lanka clash
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Injury scare leaves Shakib doubtful for Sri Lanka clash

Shakib, who picked up the injury during the course of his century against England, was subsequently sent to the hospital, but the team management is still awaiting reports…

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Sri Lanka, Bangladesh seek leg-up as competition stiffens
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Sri Lanka, Bangladesh seek leg-up as competition stiffens

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka County Ground, Bristol2019 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, Match 16Tuesday, 11 June; 10.30am local, 09.30 GMT Both Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are on a…

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Ponting views short-ball troubles as a ‘wake-up’ call for Australia
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Ponting views short-ball troubles as a ‘wake-up’ call for Australia

The West Indies pace attack – relying on judicious use of short-pitched bowling – rocked the Australian top order to reduce them to 38/4, and later to 79/5…

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New Zealand aim to maintain consistency against jolted Afghanistan
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New Zealand aim to maintain consistency against jolted Afghanistan

Afghanistan v New Zealand County Ground, Taunton2019 ICC Cricket World Cup, Match 13Saturday, 8 June; 1.30pm local, 12.30pm GMT New Zealand, much like they did in 2015, have…

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Brilliant Bumrah: A start to remember
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Brilliant Bumrah: A start to remember

Yes, it was Yuzvendra Chahal who took four wickets, and of course, Rohit Sharma was the guiding light who led India to victory in what proved to be…

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‘Need to make sure the guys are motivated’ – Faf du Plessis
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‘Need to make sure the guys are motivated’ – Faf du Plessis

They have lost their first two matches. Dale Steyn, their talismanic fast bowler, has gone home with a recurrence of his long-standing shoulder injury. And du Plessis has…

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Sri Lanka win thriller in Cardiff thanks to Kusal Perera’s 78
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Sri Lanka win thriller in Cardiff thanks to Kusal Perera’s 78

Put in, Sri Lanka got off to a brilliant start, racing to 79/0 off the first 10 overs. Despite this fantastic start, the best Powerplay of the tournament…

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Rattled South Africa face uphill challenge
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Rattled South Africa face uphill challenge

India v South AfricaHampshire Bowl, Southampton2019 ICC Cricket World Cup, Match 8Wednesday, 5 June; 10.30am local, 9.30am GMT South Africa have had a tough initiation into this World…

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