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Men's U19 World Cup: Heartbreak for India as team loses to Australia in final
U19 World Cup: India suffer heartbreak in final, lose to Australia

This is India's third successive defeat to a team from Australia in an elite ICC-organised tournament after the ICC World Test Championship final 2023 and ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023.

  • Sunday, 11 February 2024
Biggest World Cup ever! ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 breaks broadcast, digital records
Biggest World Cup ever! ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 breaks broadcast, digital records

The global live viewing hours were an increase of 38% from the last edition of the tournament held in the Indian sub-continent, in 2011, and by 17% compared to 2019 when it was held in the United Kingdom.

  • Thursday, 28 December 2023
Shubman Gill pens heartfelt note after India’s loss to Australia
World Cup loss dampened mood a bit, but we have another World Cup next year: Shubman Gill

However, he promised that he would improve the situations in the upcoming T20 World Cup.

  • Wednesday, 06 December 2023
Mohammed Shami with his mother
'You mean so much to me': Mohammed Shami pens heartfelt note for mom after World Cup loss

Shami's mother became unwell unexpectedly, displaying feverish symptoms and a sense of discomfort.  She was taken to a nearby hospital and her health condition improved after getting treatment.

  • Thursday, 23 November 2023
Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli is destined to play another World Cup, says this former cricketer 

“The kind of hunger Kohli has individually, is a blessing of God. He still has something special left in him. Even Sachin (Tendulkar) has to wait for 6 World Cups to win his first title”.

  • Wednesday, 22 November 2023
Australia players after winning ICC World Cup Final
Odisha youth among two die by suicide after India's loss in World Cup final

Rahul Lohar, 23, took the extreme step near a cinema hall around 11 pm on Sunday in Beliatore police station area of Bankura, following India’s six-wicket loss to Australia in Ahmedabad, they said.

  • Tuesday, 21 November 2023
ICC World Cup 2023: Kolkata’s Wax Artist Tuhin Mukherjee Sculpts Replica Of Trophy
ICC World Cup 2023: Kolkata’s Wax Artist Tuhin Mukherjee Sculpts Replica Of Trophy

Kolkata-based wax artist Tuhin Mukherjee made an impeccable replica of the World Cup 2023 trophy. Tuhin dedicates this sculpture to the support Team India as it is facing Australia For ICC World Cup Finals at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad.

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  • Sunday, 19 November 2023
Australia defeat South Africa by 3 wickets, set up World Cup final with India
Australia defeat South Africa by 3 wickets, set up World Cup final with India

Keeping nearly 50,00 fans on the edge of their seats, South Africa’s spinners asked all sorts of questions but they failed to latch on their chances, along with some field placements which left a lot to be desired, leading to another semi-final heartbreak for them.

  • Thursday, 16 November 2023
Rohit Sharma
World Cup 2023: India win toss, elect to bat first against New Zealand in Mumbai; Both teams unchanged 

 India wins the toss and elected to bat first against New Zealand in Mumbai. The two teams square off against each other again after India beating them by 4 wickets in Dharamsala.

  • Wednesday, 15 November 2023
Men's ODI WC: Marsh powers Australia to 8-wicket win over
Men's ODI WC: Marsh powers Australia to 8-wicket win over

After Bangladesh rode on a patient 74 by Towhid Hridoy to post an impressive 306/8 in 50 overs, Marsh, Australia's number three slammed 26 boundaries including nine sixes in his inspired century, lighting up the second innings of the match and bringing Australia's group stage to a spectacular close.

  • Saturday, 11 November 2023
World Cup stunner Mohammed Shami gets marriage proposal from this actress-turned-politician
World Cup stunner Mohammed Shami gets marriage proposal from this actress-turned-politician

Impressed with his bowling, actress-turned-politician Payal Ghosh has expressed her desire to marry the pace bowler.

  • Thursday, 09 November 2023
Ticket black marketing in World Cup 2023: BCCI seeks copy of FIR
Ticket black marketing in World Cup 2023: BCCI seeks copy of FIR

The BCCI has sought the copy of the FIR in reply to the Kolkata Police’s notice to the board on November 5 seeking information on the process followed in online marketing of tickets.

  • Wednesday, 08 November 2023
 Angelo Mathews Timed Out
World Cup 2023: Angelo Mathews given ‘timed out’ in a rare first in int'l cricket; Shakib Al Hasan slammed

Mathews was forced to walk back before facing a single ball after he was timed out. He has now become the first player to be timed out in international cricket. The incident occurred during the 25th over of the Sri Lanka innings today.

  • Monday, 06 November 2023
Men’s ODI WC: It was a tricky wicket to bat on, says Virat Kohli after scoring record 49th hundred
Men’s ODI WC: It was a tricky wicket to bat on, says Virat Kohli after scoring record 49th hundred

Kohli’s handy century came in 119 balls and comprised 10 boundaries. Kohli scored his 49th hundred in only his 289th ODI, needing 173 matches fewer than the legendary Sachin Tendulkar, who got there in his 463rd match.

  • Sunday, 05 November 2023
Men’s ODI WC: Kohli’s record 49th ton, Shreyas' 77 help India surge to 326/5 against South Africa
Men’s ODI WC: Kohli’s record 49th ton, Shreyas' 77 help India surge to 326/5 against South Africa

After skipper Rohit Sharma had elected to bat first and posted 62 runs for the opening wicket, Kohli notched up his 49th ODI century, equalling the legendary Sachin Tendulkar's record and helped his side post a competitive total on a tricky-looking surface. 

  • Sunday, 05 November 2023
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