- Dream delivery got Babar out: Kuldeep(25 minutes ago)
Manchester, June 17 (IANS) Left-arm chinaman Kuldeep Yadav admits that the delivery he bowled to get rid off Pakistan batter Babar Azam during their World Cup fixture was a "dream" one.
- Leave cricket, go wrestle: Dejected Pakistan fan(11:40)
Manchester, June 17 (IANS) Pakistan's crushing defeat to India in their crucial World Cup fixture has left many Pakistani fans disappointed, with questions being raised about the fitness level of the players and demands for them to give up cricket.
- Celebrating India's win over Pak as our own: Baloch activist(10:58)
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Mehran Marri, one of the prominent Baloch human rights activists, has congratulated Team India for their comprehensive win over Pakistan in the World Cup and said the people of Balochistan are celebrating the victory as their own.
- Pakistan lacked out of the box thinking: Tendulkar(09:40)
Manchester, June 17 (IANS) Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar feels Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed was confused and didn't have a set game plan against arch-rivals India resulting in the crushing 89-run defeat (DLS method) in the crucial World Cup fixture at the Old Trafford.
- Windies, Bangladesh aim to return to winning ways (Preview)(09:28)
Taunton (England), June 17 (IANS) After suffering two defeats in their last three fixtures, both West Indies and Bangladesh will aim to return back to winning ways when they face each other in their crucial World Cup tie at the Cooper Associates County Ground, here on Monday.
- It's getting tougher and tougher, admits Sarfaraz(09:14)
Manchester, June 17 (IANS) After facing a crushing 89-run defeat against arch-rivals India that was also their third loss in five games, Pakistan's proposition of making it to the semifinals of the ongoing World Cup has become tougher, skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed admits.
- Bhuvneshwar out for next 2-3 games, confirms Kohli(08:52)
Manchester, June 17 (IANS) Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who suffered a hamstring injury against Pakistan, will be sidelined for a maximum of three games in the ongoing World Cup, skipper Virat Kohli has confirmed.
- Sarfaraz trolled for not paying heed to Imran's advice(21:42)
Manchester, June 16 (IANS) Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed was trolled on social media after he did not pay heed to Prime Minister Imran Khan's advise about winning the toss and batting first in their high-voltage World Cup clash against India here on Sunday.
- Bhuvneshwar out of Pakistan match with hamstring injury(21:34)
Manchester, June 16 (IANS) Bhuvneshwar Kumar won't be able to take further part in India's World Cup tie against Pakistan. Kumar injured his hamstring while bowling the fourth ball of the fifth over and had to walk off the field, here on Sunday.
- Was aiming 260-270, crossing 300 a boost: Rahul(20:36)
Manchester, June 16 (IANS) India batsman K.L. Rahul has admitted that he was a little nervous when he walked out to open the innings alongside Rohit Sharma in the much-anticipated World Cup clash against Pakistan here on Sunday.
- Kohli walks back despite not hitting the ball(20:02)
Manchester, June 16 (IANS) India skipper Virat Kohli walked despite not hitting the ball as Pakistan managed to rein in and keep the Indian juggernaut under control in the last five overs, restricting them to 336/5 in their heavyweight World Cup clash on Sunday.
- Rohit, Kohli steal show as India post 336/5 against Pakistan(19:54)
Manchester, June 16 (IANS) India's captain and vice-captain ran the show in their much-awaited World Cup clash against Pakistan here on Sunday. While Rohit Sharma smashed a masterful 140 off 113 balls (4x14, 6x3), skipper Virat Kohli hit a 65-ball 77 (4x7) as India scored 336/5 in the allotted 50 overs.
- Kohli becomes fastest batsman to score 11,000 ODI runs(18:26)
Manchester, June 16 (IANS) India skipper Virat Kohli rose to the challenge on Sunday against Pakistan and added another feather to his cap by becoming the fastest player in the history of the game to cross the 11,000-run mark in ODIs.
- We have a bold captain in Sarfaraz: Imran Khan(15:28)
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) India-Pakistan clash in any sporting discipline brings fans to the edge of their seats, and when the contest is in a cricket field, it is no less than a war.
- Warner meets net bowler who he struck on head(15:20)
London, June 16 (IANS) Australia batsman David Warner has met the net bowler he struck on the head with a powerful drive a week ago. Jaykishan Plaha faces six weeks of recovery after he was knocked down at The Oval, leaving a visibly upset Warner as he was treated at the ground.
- Pakistan win toss, put India into bat(14:56)
Manchester, June 16 (IANS) Pakistan captain Sarfaraz Ahmed won the toss and asked India to bat first in their World Cup group stage encounter at the Old Trafford on Sunday.