Tuesday, 24 May, 2022
Topic2019 cricket world cup

Topic: 2019 cricket world cup

What was the biggest 2019 sports moment in India and around the world?

Indian sports went beyond men’s cricket with Kabaddi going national and athletics producing stars in Dutee Chand and Hima Das.

Faf du Plessis was wrong, IPL didn’t hurt World Cup’s top performers

The likes of Kane Williamson, Ben Stokes, Jofra Archer, Rohit Sharma and David Warner all starred in the World Cup irrespective of their form in the IPL.

Committee of Administrators to review India’s cricket World Cup performance with Kohli, Shastri

The CoA members will also have discussions with chairman of selectors MSK Prasad on a roadmap for India for next year's T20 World Cup in Australia.

World Cup 2019 is showing that India has finally become a fast-bowling nation

All three of India’s pacers — Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar and Shami — are capable of hitting 90 mph, the traditional yardstick for being ‘quick’.

BJP MP trolls Mehbooba, Omar over ‘love for Pakistan’ as India lose to England in World Cup

England's win Sunday diminished Pakistan's shot at entering the Cricket World Cup semifinals, and Giriraj Singh claimed this had made Omar & Mehbooba sad.

Team India has the edge at Edgbaston, and that makes England’s job even tougher

Cricket World Cup hosts England have to win both remaining games to ensure qualification, but have lost three of their four matches to India at Edgbaston.

Virat Kohli beats Sachin & Lara to become fastest to reach 20,000 international runs

Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli reached the milestone in his 417th international innings, while Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara took 453 innings to get there

India vs Pakistan isn’t about the cricket anymore. It’s just hype and jingoism

Chest thumping, hysteria among fans, fuelled by high-intensity jingoism on TV channels has turned India vs Pakistan into a spectacle of a different kind.

What England & Wales Cricket Board could do to prevent washouts at ICC Cricket World Cup

Four games of the ICC Cricket World Cup have been washed out so far, and focus is now shifting to the way grounds are being covered during a downpour.

Why Team India need to win the toss against Pakistan and bat first

India play Pakistan in ICC Cricket World Cup at Old Trafford Sunday. India has never lost a World Cup game to Pakistan, maintaining a clean record of 6-0.

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World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.


Boeing's F/A-18 Super Hornet pulls off its first successful launch from a ski-jump at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, US | Photo credit: Boeing

2 American Super Hornets in India as Boeing looks to showcase fighters for Navy deal

Navy looking at about 26 multi-role deck-based fighters for its aircraft carrier. Visit by Super Hornets comes close on heels of similar trip by competitor Rafale M of Dassault Aviation.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.