Cricket World Cup

International cricket tournament

Cricket World Cup    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

Cricket World Cup: International cricket tournament
The Cricket World Cup is the international championship of One Day International (ODI) cricket. The event is organised by the sport's governing body, the International Cricket Council (ICC), every four years, with preliminary qualification rounds leading up to a finals tournament. The tournament is one of the world's most viewed sporting events and is considered the "flagship event of the international cricket calendar" by the ICC.


MS Dhoni retires: Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar, others congratulate Mahi [Video]

MS Dhoni retires: Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar, others congratulate Mahi

As Mahendra Singh Dhoni announced retirement from international cricket, tributes poured in from the world of cricket. Former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar lauded Dhoni over his contribution to Indian..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 01:47Published

You Might Like

No risk of losing 2021 World Cup over tax exemption: BCCI

India is not at risk of losing hosting rights for next year's Twenty20 World Cup despite its cricket board's failure to secure a tax exemption for the event, a key BCCI official has told Reuters.
Reuters India - Published

BCCI won't push for World Cup postponement to open IPL window

India's cricket board will not push for the Twenty20 World Cup in Australia to be postponed but would consider staging the Indian Premier League (IPL) in the October/November slot if it becomes..
Reuters India - Published

CWC to be divided into 5 groups as Congress to discuss Rahul Gandhi's successor

Prominent leaders of the party, who are also the members of the CWC, including Sonia Gandhi, Dr Manmohan Singh, Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will be present in the meeting.
DNA - Published

CWC to meet on August 10, names of probables float

The Congress Working Committee, the principal opposition party's apex decision-making body, will meet on August 10 to decide on Rahul Gandhi's replacement as party president.
IndiaTimes - Published

CWC to select 'provisional' Congress president soon

IndiaTimes - Published

Feels like I have won World Cup, says Imran Khan on rousing welcome in Pakistan upon returning from US visit

The 66-year-old cricketer-turned politician arrived on a Qatar Airlines plane at the New International Islamabad Airport early morning and was greeted by his supporters raising slogans in his favour.
Firstpost - Published

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor says saffron is a proud Indian colour

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor has said the Indian cricket team chose saffron for a World Cup match in view of an International Cricket Council rule and asserted that it was a proud Indian colour. The..
IndiaTimes - Published

Mehbooba Mufti blames orange jersey for Indian's defeat against England in World Cup

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti Sunday blamed the Indian cricket team's new orange jersey for their loss against England in a World Cup match on Sunday. "Call me superstitious..
IndiaTimes - Published