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World Cup 2019 helps to inspire 1 million future players & fans

07 July, 2019 9:58 am 9:58 am

LONDON (ICC) – Ahead of England’s World Cup semi-final clash against Australia, the International Cricket Council (ICC) and England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) celebrated the impact that the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup has had in inspiring young people – with over one million children aged 5-12 connecting with the sport. The milestone was … Read More

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Everything is interesting: Bishop breaks down Bumrah action

07 July, 2019 9:30 am 9:30 am

LONDON (92 News) – Page legend Ian Bishop explains just what it is that makes Jasprit Bumrah so special. In modern-day social media parlance, it’s known as game recognising game. For Jasprit Bumrah, it was most unusual. “You want me to tell you?” he enquired, slightly puzzled, of Ian Bishop after the West Indies great … Read More

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Happy underdogs New Zealand promise scrap against India

07 July, 2019 11:21 pm 11:21 pm

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – New Zealand are at peace with their underdog status and are preparing for a “scrap” in Tuesday’s World Cup semi-final against India, coach Gary Stead and quick Lockie Ferguson said on Sunday. New Zealand, the tournament runners-up last time, grabbed the last semi-final berth after a hat-trick of defeats nearly derailed … Read More

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Pakistan knocked out of 2019 World Cup, NZ qualify for semi-finals

07 July, 2019 9:28 pm 9:28 pm

LONDON (92 News) – Pakistan have been knocked out of the ongoing 2019 International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cup in England even before the match between Pakistan and Bangladesh ended. New Zealand take the fourth spot and qualify for the semi-finals. Pakistan needed to dismiss Bangladesh for seven runs, after setting them a target of … Read More

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Rohit century powers India to 314-9 against Bangladesh

07 July, 2019 7:25 am 7:25 am

BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) – India’s Rohit Sharma smashed his fourth century at this year’s Cricket World Cup as the top order powered them to 314 for nine against Bangladesh in their group match at Edgbaston on Tuesday. Dropped on nine by Tamim Iqbal, Rohit (104) and KL Rahul (77) forged a 180-run stand, the highest … Read More

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Passion powers Pakistan forward

07 July, 2019 9:41 am 9:41 am

LONDON (92 News) – Memories of their 1992 ICC Men’s World Cup triumph are vivid for Pakistan’s fans following victory over Afghanistan. Ramiz Raja discusses their revival and trophy hopes with Matt Sherry. Fever pitch hit an hour before the game. It was Leeds, but just as easily could have been Lahore, the streets awash … Read More

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England beat India to keep semi-final hopes alive

06 June, 2019 10:36 pm 10:36 pm

LONDON (92 News) – A brilliant 111 from Jonny Bairstow and a brisk half-century from Ben Stokes was ably supplemented by the bowlers as England sealed a 31-run win over India in their ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup clash at Edgbaston. A quartet of convincing victories had put England into a position where qualification for … Read More

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Mickey Arthur felt suicidal after Pakistan’s defeat against India

06 June, 2019 9:06 am 9:06 am

London (AFP) – Head coach Mickey Arthur said that Pakistan’s defeat against bitter rivals India was so painful that it left him wanting to ‘commit suicide’. It is pertinent to mention here that Pakistan suffered a bruising 89-run loss to India in Manchester on June 16, a result which sparked a furious backlash from their … Read More

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Sohail, Amir keep Pakistan’s World Cup alive

06 June, 2019 10:29 pm 10:29 pm

LORD’S, London (92 News) – A combined batting performance studded by Haris Sohail’s 59-ball 89 was backed up by the bowlers as Pakistan kept their hopes of progression at the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 alive with a 49-run win against South Africa. Chasing Pakistan’s 308/7, South Africa came undone against Mohammad Amir (2/49) … Read More

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David Warner takes another leap forward

06 June, 2019 8:42 am 8:42 am

LONDON (92 News) – After hitting 107 against Pakistan last week – a match-winning knock and a first international ton since December 2017 – David Warner hinted at a sense of unfulfillment. “I still feel I left a lot out there, with 70 balls to go,” said the left-hander. “And with the way we were … Read More

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Langer doesn’t rule out twin spin attack despite pacers’ domina...

06 June, 2019 8:33 am 8:33 am

LONDON (92 News) – Despite pacers’ having called the shots thus far at the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019, Australia coach Justin Langer hasn’t ruled out the possibility of the team accommodating both their frontline spinners, Adam Zampa and Nathan Lyon, in the XI for their upcoming games in the tournament. In the absence … Read More

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‘We’re still trying to find our best XI’ – Brad Had...

06 June, 2019 9:36 am 9:36 am

LONDON (92 News) – Australia’s assistant coach Brad Haddin believes that the team is yet to find its best combination at the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019, despite being placed at the top of the points table. Australia have won four of their five games in the tournament so far, with their only loss … Read More

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Lungi Ngidi passed fit for New Zealand clash

06 June, 2019 9:45 am 9:45 am

LONDON (92 News) -South Africa seamer Lungi Ngidi has confirmed he is “100 per cent” fit for his side’s must-win clash against New Zealand at Edgbaston on Wednesday, 19 June. The Proteas’ campaign got off to a slow start, with three defeats in their opening three games and a slew of injuries hampering their progress. … Read More

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Roy to miss two games through injury

06 June, 2019 9:01 am 9:01 am

LONDON (92 News) – England opening batsman Jason Roy, who left the field during the team’s eight-wicket win over West Indies, has been ruled out of their next two matches, against Afghanistan and Sri Lanka, an England and Wales Cricket Board release announced on Monday, 17 June. Roy had left the field during the West … Read More

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Hope misses ton as West Indies post 321-8 against Bangladesh

06 June, 2019 2:15 pm 2:15 pm

TAUNTON, England (Reuters) – West Indies batsman Shai Hope hit a patient 96 while Evin Lewis and Shimron Hetmyer also made half-centuries to help the former champions post a competitive 321-8 from 50 overs in their World Cup encounter against Bangladesh in Taunton on Monday. Hope struck only one six and four boundaries in his … Read More