Will take dog for walk by beach: Boult on coping with WC heartbreak

Will take dog for walk by beach: Boult on coping with WC heartbreak

Thursday, 18 July 2019 | PTI | Auckland

New Zealand pacer Trent Boult's plans of getting over the gut-wrenching World Cup loss to England include walking his dog along the beach but he concedes that losing the trophy on boundary-count will be hard to swallow for at least a couple of years. Boult, who claimed 17 wickets in the...

Woakes, Plunkett restrict New Zealand to 241/8

Woakes, Plunkett restrict New Zealand to 241/8

Sunday, 14 July 2019 | PTI | London

New Zealand once again put up a modest batting performance under overcast conditions to post 241 for eight against a quality England pace attack that kept on asking probing questions in the World Cup final here Sunday. Henry Nicholls (55 off 77 balls) and skipper Kane Williamson (30, 53 balls) added...

New Zealand win toss, opt to bat against England in WC final

New Zealand win toss, opt to bat against England in WC final

Sunday, 14 July 2019 | PTI | London

New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat against England in the World Cup final here on Sunday. Both New Zealand and England are playing the same team. Teams: New Zealand: Martin Guptill, Henry Nicholls, Kane Williamson (c), Ross Taylor, James Neesham, Tom Latham (wk), Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Matt Henry,...

World Cup loss to Australia galvanised England, says Roy

World Cup loss to Australia galvanised England, says Roy

Sunday, 14 July 2019 | AFP | London

Jason Roy says England's stinging defeat by Australia in the World Cup group phase gave the hosts a "good kick" and helped them rediscover their mojo. England will step out at the "home of cricket" on Sunday as favourites to lift the trophy for the first time against a New Zealand...

Omens point to New Zealand winning World Cup: Hansen

Omens point to New Zealand winning World Cup: Hansen

Saturday, 13 July 2019 | AFP | Wellington

Celebrated All Blacks mentor Steve Hansen believes New Zealand's loss to England in the group stages of the Cricket World Cup will be to their advantage in Sunday's final. The coaching maestro, who is bidding for a third rugby World Cup success with the All Blacks this year, said when teams...

WC final: England, New Zealand a win away from immortality

WC final: England, New Zealand a win away from immortality

Saturday, 13 July 2019 | PTI | London

The world order in cricket will witness a new dawn when a title-starved England, led by an Irish, meet their match in New Zealand's feisty Black Caps in a World Cup final that will produce a new champion come Sunday. England's global ambitions have never been fully realised since Sir Alf...

Morgan always has the faith in me: Rashid

Morgan always has the faith in me: Rashid

Saturday, 13 July 2019 | PTI | Birmingham

England leg-spinner Adil Rashid said his skipper Eoin Morgan never lost faith in his abilities despite a modest performance in the league phase of the World Cup. Before the semi-final, Rashid had taken just eight wickets for 54 run in the 50-over showpiece. However, Morgan never stopped believing in him and...

Was lucky to get a direct hit from the outfield: Guptill on Dhoni run out

Was lucky to get a direct hit from the outfield: Guptill on Dhoni run out

Friday, 12 July 2019 | PTI | London

It was called a game-changing moment of brilliance but New Zealand batsman Martin Guptill says his direct hit that ran out M S Dhoni in the World Cup semifinal against India was more a case of luck doing its bit for him. With that run out in the 49th over, India's...

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21 July 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

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Inbrief

21 July 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

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21 July 2019 | Akshay Lokapally | Agenda

Decoding mystical maya

21 July 2019 | Radhanath Swami Maharaj | Agenda

Negativity can be curbed

21 July 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

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Story on a string

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