*London:* England paceman Mark Wood has set his sights on recovering from injury in time to play a role in the Ashes against Australia. Wood will be out for up to six weeks after suffering a side.. Mid-Day - Published
Roy played a star role in England's World Cup victory, hitting 443 runs in seven innings and was also named in the Team of the Tournament.Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler have been rested for the four-day.. Sify - Published
England's Jason Roy is set to make his Test debut as he found a spot in the squad that will compete against Ireland for a one-off Test, starting July 24.
Apart from Roy, Lewis Gregory will also make.. Mid-Day - Published
*London:* Three years ago, on a hot and humid Sunday in Kolkata, Ben Stokes felt the "whole world had come down on him" after West Indies's Carlos Braithwaite smashed four consecutive sixes off the.. Mid-Day - Published
Just as the exciting first final (Australia v West Indies) in 1975 was the game that was needed to establish World Cup credentials, Sunday's scintillating game (England v New Zealand) was a must to.. Mid-Day - Published
Jul 14 (OPTA) - Scoreboard at close of play of final between New Zealand and England on Sunday at London, England Match Tied (England win the one-over eliminator) New Zealand 1st innings Martin Guptill.. Reuters India - Published
The World Cup final between England and New Zealand is in jeopardy with the weather forecasters predicting considerable downpour during the match.
According to weather.com, London will hover around.. Mid-Day - Published
*London:* July 30, 1966 is the most revered date in England's sporting history. On that day England won their only Football World Cup beating Germany in the final at Wembley, with Queen Elizabeth.. Mid-Day - Published
India opener Rohit Sharma closed in on his captain Virat Kohli at the top of ICC ODI batting chart on the back of his astonishing run of the form in the World Cup.
Kohli retained the top position.. Mid-Day - Published
Jonny Bairstow, who smashed 106 off 99 balls to become the first Englishman to score back-to-back hundreds in a World Cup, was mainly responsible for taking the hosts to 305 for eight on a pitch that.. Mid-Day - Published
[UK], May 25 (ANI): England suffered a scare as fast bowler Mark Wood walked off the field with a left foot discomfort against Australia during a World Cup warm-up match at the Ageas Bowl on Saturday. Sify - Published
England's pace duo of Jofra Archer and Mark Wood claimed three wickets each to restrict former champions Sri Lanka to a modest 232-9 from 50 overs in their World Cup encounter at Headingley on Friday. Reuters India - Published
Still recovering from their 87-run drubbing against Australia, former champions Sri Lanka will now face a tough battle for survival when they lock horns with a dominant England in their World Cup.. Mid-Day - Published
*Manchester:* Afghanistan's Hashmatullah Shahidi said his desire not to worry his mother was the main reason he got back up after being felled by a Mark Wood bouncer in a World Cup match against.. Mid-Day - Published
Shahidi had made 24 when he took his eye off a 90 mile-per-hour (145 kilometres-per-hour) delivery from the Durham quick that thudded into the side of his helmet at Old Trafford on Tuesday and saw him.. DNA - Published
Eoin Morgan blasted an incredible 17 sixes -- the most in ODI history -- during his game-changing knock of 148 at Old Trafford Tuesday, breaking the previous record of 16 held jointly by AB de.. Mid-Day - Published
Fast bowler Mark Wood prefers putting his feet up in the dressing room before his bowling workload but he made an exception on Tuesday to witness an astonishing display of power-hitting by captain Eoin.. Reuters India - Published
Joe Root hit his second century of the tournament after England pace battery tormented the West Indies batsmen to set up a thumping eight-wicket win in their World Cup match here Friday.
West Indies.. Mid-Day - Published
*Southampton:* England fast bowler Mark Wood could miss the World Cup match against the West Indies in Southampton on Friday following a recurrence of his longstanding ankle problems. Wood suffered.. Mid-Day - Published
England fast bowler Mark Wood is a doubt for Friday's World Cup clash with West Indies at Southampton because of a flare-up of an ankle injury, captain Eoin Morgan said on Thursday. Reuters India - Published
West Indies bowling coach Corey Collymore Wednesday expressed confidence that his four-pronged pace attack will pose problems for a fancied England side in their upcoming ICC World Cup match.
West.. Mid-Day - Published
Star Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan says he is relishing his promotion to number three in the batting order, having scored half-centuries in his last four ODIs.
Shakib has now passed 50 in.. Mid-Day - Published
Pakistan shocked England by 14 runs at Trent Bridge on Monday as they ended a long losing streak in one-day internationals despite two centuries for the World Cup host nation.
Joe Root (107) and Jos.. Mid-Day - Published
Mark Wood could be paired with Jofra Archer as England ponder unleashing a potent pace attack on Pakistan in their Cricket World Cup clash at Trent Bridge on Monday. The hosts may look to take a leaf.. IndiaTimes - Published