Cricket World Cup(Search results - 33)
CRICKETJul 13, 2021, 12:21 PM IST
1983 World Cup hero of India, Yashpal Sharma passes away at 66 following cardiac arrest
Yashpal Sharma was an Indian middle-order batsman known for his explosive batting abilities. He was a part of the 1983 World Cup-winning squad of India. He suffered a cardiac arrest at 66, as he passed away in Noida on Tuesday.
CRICKETJun 21, 2021, 7:06 PM IST
BCCI to bid for 3 ICC events in next cycle, check it out
The Board of Control for Cricket in India remains the world's richest cricket board. Meanwhile, it is looking to host some global cricketing events grandly, as it aims to bid for three International Cricket Council events. Check them out.
CRICKETJun 2, 2021, 10:10 AM IST
ICC to expand World Cup to 14 teams from 2027, Champions Trophy to return from 2025
The ICC World Cup is all set to become even more competitive as the tournament would be expanded to 14 teams, along with 54 matches, to be played in 2027 and 2031. Also, the ICC Champions Trophy makes its return from 2025, eight years since being scrapped.
CRICKETMay 23, 2021, 10:21 AM IST
2 Sri Lankan players, coach test COVID positive ahead of 1st ODI in Dhaka
Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are scheduled to lock horns in a three-match One-Day International series. The series happens to be a part of the Cricket World Cup Super League. However, it seems like the series might have to wait to start following three COVID cases.
CRICKETMay 19, 2021, 3:59 PM IST
How did Rahul Dravid, Sourav Ganguly make an impact on Jos Buttler's career?
Jos Buttler is an English wicketkeeper-batsman who represents England across formats while he plays for Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League. Meanwhile, he was seemingly inspired by Indian legends Rahul Dravid and Sourav Ganguly. Here's how.
CRICKETApr 2, 2021, 4:00 PM IST
From Dhoni to Yuvraj: Indians recall enthralling journey on 2011 ICC World Cup win 10th anniversary
India managed to win its second ICC World Cup title in ODIs in 2011, which beat Sri Lanka in the final. It all happened under the leadership of MS Dhoni, who hit the winning SIX at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The Indians are celebrating their tenth anniversary.
CRICKETMar 19, 2021, 1:10 PM IST
Jasprit Bumrah's wife Sanjana Ganesan's 2019 CWC logo mehendi is winning hearts
Jasprit Bumrah is India's prime pacer across formats and is highly famous among fans. His popularity has even escalated recently as he has tied the knot with Sanjana Ganesan. While the latter, too, has her fame gained recognition, fans are applauding her cuteness.
CRICKETMar 8, 2021, 4:00 PM IST
ICC announces expansion of the women's cricket on International Women's Day
As the world celebrates International Women’s Day on Monday, the world of cricket is also doing the same. Women’s cricket has gained good recognition in the past few years and is all set to earn more attention in the coming years, with International Cricket Council expanding it.
CRICKETNov 19, 2020, 12:36 PM IST
Here's what Kapil Dev has learnt from cricket, predicts his ideal all-time India XI
Kapil Dev is a legendary figure in Indian cricket, having led the side to its maiden World Cup win, in 1983, in England. Since then, he has been the driving factor behind making the team a significant powerhouse in world cricket. He happens to be associated with cricket somehow, even today.
CRICKETNov 10, 2020, 2:49 PM IST
Is IPL final the next big thing after ICC World Cup final?
The Indian Premier League is the most popular Twenty20 league in the world, having held 13 successful editions so far. Mumbai Indians are the record four-time defending champions, while the tournament has also been held outside of India on three occasions to date.
CRICKETSep 23, 2020, 4:49 PM IST
What happened to MS Dhoni's World Cup-winning ball?
MS Dhoni hit the winning runs of the 2011 ICC World Cup final at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The win came in the form of a six. As of now, Dhoni has won three major ICC tournaments with India, while he had also helped India win the ICC Test Championship mace.
CRICKETMay 12, 2020, 5:40 PM IST
Coronavirus: ICC Women’s World Cup 2021 qualifier postponed due to COVID-19
The ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2021 Qualifier was due to take place in Sri Lanka between July 3 and 19, where three teams were to qualify for the 2021 event in New Zealand
CRICKETApr 16, 2020, 11:12 AM IST
India qualify for ICC Women’s World Cup 2021 in New ZealandICC has allocated points for the cancelled series and India qualified for the ICC Women's Cricket World Cup 2021 after finishing in the top-four
CRICKETMar 30, 2020, 5:42 PM IST
Coronavirus lockdown: India’s World Cup star turns COVID-19 warrior; Twitterati salute 'real hero'
Netizens have heaped praise on India's cricket World Cup hero Joginder Sharma for turning a coronavirus warrior. Joginder, who was the hero India's World T20 title win in South Africa in 2007, is now a police superintendent and is patrolling the streets in Hisar, Haryana amid the 21-day lockdown in India