Tag: England

No regrets on Mithali Raj's omission from the semi-finals: Harmanpreet

North Sound (Antigua): The decision to drop a player of Mithali Raj’s calibre backfired during India’s humiliating semi-final loss to England in the World T20 but skipper Harmanpreet Kaur said that she has “no regrets” as it was decision taken keeping team’s interests in mind. Indian batting collapsed as they managed only 112 with eight […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Brilliant India pull back with 203-run win in 3rd Test

Nottingham: India’s cornered cricketers produced a fantastic collective performance to outclass England by 203 runs in the third Test to keep the five-match series alive, here today. Needing only a wicket on the final morning, India completed the formalities in only 2.5 overs as England were all out for 317, well short of the mammoth […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
England beat Sweden to reach semi-final, break 28-year-old jinx

Samara (Russia): Harry Maguire and Dele Alli scored as England comfortably defeated Sweden 2-0 in Samara today to reach the World Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1990. Leicester defender Maguire headed in the opening goal from a corner on 30 minutes, with Alli adding a second just before the hour. Goalkeeper Jordan Pickford […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
England vs India
Hales powers England to five-wicket win against India; series level at 1-1

Cardiff: Alex Hales struck an unbeaten 58 off 41 balls to power a much-improved England to a series-levelling five-wicket victory over India in the second T20 International here. The hosts scored 149 for five in 19.4 overs to overcome India’s sub-par total of 148 for five on a Sophia Gardens surface that offered bounce. Virat […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
2019 ICC World Cup: India to play 9 league matches in 6 different venues

  Kolkata: India will play their nine round robin league matches of the 2019 ICC World Cup at six different venues after starting their campaign against South Africa at Southampton on June 5. India will play two games each at Southampton (SA, Afghanistan), Birmingham (England and Bangladesh) and Manchester (Pakistan and West Indies) respectively. They […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Bolt signed up to make Aussie cricketers 'explosive' runners

Sydney: Australia’s cricketers are now joined by retired sprint king Usain Bolt to boost their running between the wickets during the Ashes Test series against England. The Jamaican track superstar, the world record holder in the 100m and 200m and eight-time Olympic champion, is working with the Australian batsmen to improve their “explosiveness” off the […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
England wins FIFA U-17 World Cup

Kolkata: England swaggered their way into the FIFA U-17 World Cup triumph and the invigorating final against Spain was as much a celebration of attacking football as it was about an incredible turnaround here tonight. The Three Lions colts hammered The La Rojas juniors 5-2 in the highest-scoring final in the history of this age-group […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Six foreign tourists rescued by police

Srinagar: Six foreign tourists, who had lost their way in the city, were rescued by the police in the early hours today from a mob which allegedly mistook them for braid choppers. The tourists — three Australians and one person each from England, South Korea and Ireland — were on their way to Srinagar from […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Mandhana, Raj guide India to 35-run win over England

Derby (England): India women’s cricket team launched their campaign at the ICC Women’s World Cup with a comfortable 35-run win over England, riding on superb batting display by the top-order, here today. Put into bat, Smriti Mandhana struck a sizzling 90 off 72 balls in a dominating batting display as India posted an imposing 281 […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
ECB team discusses security scenario with Odisha admn

Bhubaneswar: In the backdrop of the embarrassing situation when spectators hurled projectiles during India-South Africa match last year, the state administration and the Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) today assured an England Cricket Board team that all steps would be taken to ensure smooth matches at Barabati Stadium in future. A three-member ECB team today met […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
England maul Pakistan, register best-ever win in CT

An impressive England demolished Pakistan 8-2 in their second Pool A match to register their best-ever win in the history of the FIH Champions Trophy at the Kalinga Stadium, here on Sunday

  • Sunday, 27 June 2021
David Beckham shaken after car crash in UK

Former England football captain David Beckham and his 15-year-old son Brooklyn were left shaken after they were involved in a car crash in London

  • Sunday, 27 June 2021
Kevin Pietersen
Not eyeing IPL 7 to prove critics wrong, says Pietersen

Axed from England's set-up earlier this year, Kevin Pietersen on Tuesday said he will not use the upcoming Indian Premier League to "prove anything" to his detractors

  • Tuesday, 22 June 2021
World Cup: Southee, McCullum crush England

A stunning display of swing bowling from seamer Tim Southee and devastative batting from skipper Brendon McCullum, both record-setting acts, orchestrated New Zealand's eight-wicket annihilation of England in a World Cup Pool A match here today

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
84,336 attend World Cup opener at MCG

A gigantic crowd of almost 85,000 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) cheered Australia to victory as they beat arch-rivals England by 111 runs in the World Cup opener here today

  • Monday, 21 June 2021