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Thursday, September 19, 2019

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England's World Cup hopes hang in the balance after a demoralising defeat by Australia at Lord's. The 64-run loss means they might need to win their last two games, beginning with India at Edgbaston on Sunday, in order to make the last four. Much will depend on the results of...
Sri Lanka never had enough runs on the board but England were forced to bow down to Lasith Malinga who bowled his heart out and led his team to a historic win in Leeds on Friday. England had their own rebel in Stokes who fought till the end but...
England captain Eoin Morgan rewrote the record books on Tuesday, clobbering 17 sixes, the most in a one-day international innings, in a blistering century as England crushed Afghanistan by 150 runs in a World Cup match at Old Trafford. Morgan smashed a career-best 148, with 118 coming from sixes and...
On its biggest stage, cricket's most fraught rivalry really hasn't lived up to its billing. Pakistan barely showed up, and the contest turned into an uninterrupted celebration of Indian excellence. Rohit Sharma scored his second hundred in three games, a far breezier knock than his effort in a scrappy chase...
David Warner hit his first international hundred since returning from his ball-tampering ban as Australia beat Pakistan by 41 runs in a seesaw game and ensured Mohammad Amir's maiden ODI five-wicket haul came in vain. Warner edged through the slips for four to move from 97 to 101, with the...
Jason Roy's ninth ODI century led England to their highest World Cup score and a 106-run win over Bangladesh in Cardiff. Roy was eventually dismissed looking for a fourth consecutive six off Mehidy Hasan as he helped England to 386-6, the total topping the 338-8 they amassed against India at...
West Indies played some admirable cricket, to an extent that they seemed to be on course of registering their 800th ODI win. They needed 38 off 30. Australia required four wickets. Aaron Finch threw the ball to Mitchell Starc, and in one of the most sensational spells of fast...
Liverpool were crowned European champions for the sixth time as goals from Mo Salah and Divock Origi gave them a 2-0 win over Tottenham in the Champions League final in Madrid. Liverpool were given a helping hand after just 22 seconds when Sadio Mane's ball brushed Moussa Sissoko's arm at...
Eden Hazard scored twice in potentially his final game for Chelsea to help secure a 4-1 win over Arsenal in the Europa League final in Baku and end the Gunners' hopes of qualifying for next season's Champions League. Following a lacklustre first half, Olivier Giroud headed in the opener against...
India thrashed Bangladesh by 95 runs in their final warm-up match at Cardiff on Tuesday ahead of the upcoming Cricket World Cup. Chasing a score of 360, Bangladesh got off to a steady start as their openers Liton Das and Soumya Sarkar stitched together a partnership of 49 runs. Jasprit...