Colombia stun Messi's Argentina

Colombia stun Messi's Argentina

Monday, 17 June 2019 | AFP | Salvador

Roger Martinez and Duvan Zapata put a dent in Lionel Messi’s hopes of finally landing a major international title as Colombia began their Copa America campaign with a 2-0 win over Argentina on Saturday. Martinez struck a stunning opener on 72 minutes and fellow substitute Zapata sealed the win three minutes...

Change of fate

Sunday, 16 June 2019 | Agencies | Taunton

Bangladesh fast bowling coach Courtney Walsh expects his team to come back strongly as they take on West Indies in their fifth game of the ICC Men's World Cup in Taunton on Monday. Bangladesh had a promising start in the tournament, beating South Africa first and then nearly pulling off a...

Take a chill pill

Sunday, 16 June 2019 | PTI | Southampton

By his own admission, England captain Eoin Morgan is doubtful for the next World Cup game having suffered a back spasm while Jason Roy undergoes a scan for hamstring strain but the skipper insisted it is not a ‘panic station’ yet. During their World Cup match against the West Indies here...

One for the future

Sunday, 16 June 2019 | Agencies | Southampton

Shimron Hetmyer insists his fledgling partnership with Nicholas Pooran could bear fruit for years to come after the West Indies duo dug deep against an England onslaught. The pair put on 89 for the fourth wicket in the West Indies' eight-wicket defeat, batting maturely and patiently while under the cosh. Hetmyer, 22,...

Be Rooted

Sunday, 16 June 2019 | PTI | Southampton

England skipper Eoin Morgan has heaped praise on Joe Root, describing the star batsman as the ‘glue’ that holds the team together. Root hit his second century of the World Cup on Friday to steer the injury-depleted England to a convincing eight-wicket win over the West Indies and captain Morgan could...

Stand up and be counted

Sunday, 16 June 2019 | Clive Lloyd

If the West Indies want to win this World Cup then now is the time for them to come out fighting and show what they are made of. Defeats and bad days are always going to happen in a tournament like this, and now we just have to hope that the...

Professional, clinical & ruthless win

Sunday, 16 June 2019 | Heather Knight

Joe Root is one of the best one-day players in the world and he proved it again in England’s eight-wicket win over the West Indies with another brilliant century. His recent record is outstanding and having him as that rock in the batting line-up helps the more attack-minded guys because they...

CricketCradle

Sunday, 16 June 2019 | IANS

Regaling tales India skipper Virat Kohli might call it just another game to calm the nerves of his players ahead of Sunday's blockbuster meeting between India and Pakistan at the World Cup, but everyone knows that a clash between the arch-rivals on the cricket field is nothing short of a...

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