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How the World Cup final inspired ‘village cricketer’ Leach

08 August, 2019 9:00 am 9:00 am

LONDON (92 News) – Jack Leach, who played an integral role in England’s spectacular run chase against Australia in the third Ashes Test, said that the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 final had inspired him and given him hope for an improbable win in the Headingley game. Leach, who came in at No.11 with … Read More


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Sri Lankan umpire confesses his umpiring error in World Cup final

07 July, 2019 5:46 pm 5:46 pm

LONDON (92 News) – Sri Lankan umpire Kumar Dharmasena confessed that there was a judgemental error as England were awarded six runs from an overthrow. However, he also said that he will never regret the decision, which turned out to be a turning point in the match. It is pertinent to mention here that during … Read More


France overpower Croatia 4-2 to win World Cup

07 July, 2018 10:14 pm 10:14 pm

MOSCOW (Reuters) – France overwhelmed Croatia 4-2 in the World Cup final at Moscow’s Luzhniki stadium on Sunday to lift the trophy for the second time in 20 years. The French, playing their third World Cup final, were made to sweat initially and were lucky to go ahead when Croatia striker Mario Mandzukic headed an … Read More


Croatia will have excess energy for World Cup final – Rakitic

07 July, 2018 8:25 am 8:25 am

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Croatia will have more than enough energy to take on France in the World Cup final on Sunday despite being taken to extra time in all three of their World Cup knockout matches, midfielder Ivan Rakitic said. The Croats needed penalties to beat Denmark and Russia in the last-16 and quarter-finals respectively … Read More


Mandzukic sends irrepressible Croatia into first World Cup final

07 July, 2018 9:05 am 9:05 am

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Croatia yet again showed their magnificent resilience to come from behind and beat England 2-1 on Wednesday as Mario Mandzukic’s extra-time goal sent them into their first World Cup final and a possible revenge mission against France. For the third successive knockout game the Croats trailed, this time to Kieran Trippier’s fifth-minute … Read More