cricket world cup

CWC: India captain Kohli lauds Rohit’s best ODI innings
India batsman Rohit Sharma celebrates his century against South Africa in the Cricket World Cup
In Brief

CWC: India captain Kohli lauds Rohit’s best ODI innings

New Zealand keep their cool to beat Bangladesh and Swann still backs England
6 Jun 2019
CWC: England’s wake-up call and Mueller’s message to Kohli
England batsman Ben Stokes reacts after his dismissal in the defeat against Pakistan
In Brief

CWC: England’s wake-up call and Mueller’s message to Kohli

Ben Stokes says England must not let their standards drop again
5 Jun 2019
World Cup favourites England shocked by Pakistan
Mohammad Hafeez (left) starred for Pakistan in their Cricket World Cup win against England
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World Cup favourites England shocked by Pakistan

Rows of empty seats at Trent Bridge were as outrageous as England’s fielding
4 Jun 2019
Back pages: England throw it away against Pakistan
England skipper Eoin Morgan talks to Chris Woakes during the World Cup loss against Pakistan
In Brief

Back pages: England throw it away against Pakistan

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 4 June
4 Jun 2019
Cricket World Cup: England pace aces set to face Pakistan
England bowler Jofra Archer (centre) celebrates a wicket in the Cricket World Cup win over South Africa
Daily Briefing

Cricket World Cup: England pace aces set to face Pakistan

Bangladesh stun South Africa and fans wear fancy dress in dig at Smith and Warner
3 Jun 2019
Back pages: Stokes wonder catch gives England flying start
England players congratulate Ben Stokes on his wonder catch against South Africa at The Oval
In Brief

Back pages: Stokes wonder catch gives England flying start

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 31 May
31 May 2019
The Decathlon: sports fans prepare for a ‘Super Saturday’
The 2019 Uefa Champions League final will be held at the Estadio Metropolitano in Madrid
Daily Briefing

The Decathlon: sports fans prepare for a ‘Super Saturday’

Ten things from the world of sport on 31 May
30 May 2019
England admit it was tough to axe Willey for Archer
David Willey missed out on the England World Cup squad as Jofra Archer was selected
In Depth

England admit it was tough to axe Willey for Archer

Yorkshire rally behind their player after selector Ed Smith made the difficult call
22 May 2019
England name Archer, Dawson and Vince in World Cup squad
England bowler Jofra Archer takes part in a net session
In Brief

England name Archer, Dawson and Vince in World Cup squad

There’s no place for Joe Denly or David Willey in the 15-man line-up
21 May 2019
Bairstow batters Pakistan: England justify favourites tag
England batsman Jonny Bairstow celebrates reaching his century against Pakistan in Bristol
In Depth

Bairstow batters Pakistan: England justify favourites tag

Batsman hits a sensational ton as England complete run chase in third ODI
15 May 2019
The Decathlon: ten things from the world of sport today
The world heavyweight boxing title fight between Anthony Joshua and Jarrell Miller is in doubt
In Brief

The Decathlon: ten things from the world of sport today

Miller denies taking banned substance and Salah is named in the Time 100
18 Apr 2019
Cricket World Cup: Smith and Warner named in Australia squad
Steve Smith and David Warner led Australia to a 4-0 Ashes win against England in 2017
In Brief

Cricket World Cup: Smith and Warner named in Australia squad

There’s no place in the final 15 for Peter Handscomb or Josh Hazlewood
15 Apr 2019
Australia ball-tampering scandal: Smith and Warner bans end
Steve Smith and David Warner led Australia to a 4-0 Ashes win against England in 2017
In Depth

Australia ball-tampering scandal: Smith and Warner bans end

What next for the former Baggy Greens captain and ex-vice captain?
29 Mar 2019
Warne tips ‘hot favourites’ England to win World Cup
England one-day captain Eoin Morgan (left) and Jos Buttler bat against the West Indies
In Brief

Warne tips ‘hot favourites’ England to win World Cup

Jos Buttler says ‘brave and smart cricket’ is the key to success and Test history will be made in the Ashes
20 Mar 2019
World Cup: Australia ‘crazy’ not to include Smith and Warner
Steve Smith and David Warner are currently serving a ban from international cricket
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World Cup: Australia ‘crazy’ not to include Smith and Warner

Former Test captain and vice-captain return from suspension next month
6 Feb 2019
Giles: England can win the Cricket World Cup and Ashes
Ashley Giles has been appointed managing director of England men’s cricket
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Giles: England can win the Cricket World Cup and Ashes

It’s a huge year for English cricket across all formats
10 Jan 2019
England coach Trevor Bayliss issues 2019 World Cup warning
England cricket head coach Trevor Bayliss and one-day captain Eoin Morgan
In Brief

England coach Trevor Bayliss issues 2019 World Cup warning

Bayliss angered by England’s fielding and attitude during record loss to Sri Lanka
25 Oct 2018
Morgan axe threat: captain would drop himself for World Cup
Eoin Morgan England 2019 Cricket World Cup
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Morgan axe threat: captain would drop himself for World Cup

Skipper says he’s capable of making tough decisions to boost England’s cup chances
9 Oct 2018
New Zealand overwhelmed as Australia crowned worthy winners
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 29:Shane Watson and Steve Smith of Australia celebrate during the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup final match between Australia and New Zealand at Melbourne Cricket Gr
In Review

New Zealand overwhelmed as Australia crowned worthy winners

Kiwi captain fails to score as Australia's bowlers show no mercy in a one-sided Cricket World Cup final
30 Mar 2015
Cricket World Cup final: Australia will take on New Zealand
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In Review

Cricket World Cup final: Australia will take on New Zealand

The home team will be favourites in Melbourne, but New Zealand have a warning for their hosts
26 Mar 2015
New Zealand squeak through to first World Cup final
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In Review

New Zealand squeak through to first World Cup final

Grant Elliott hits a six off the second-last ball to seal a dramatic win over South Africa
24 Mar 2015
England crash out of World Cup after losing to Bangladesh
England vice captain Jos Buttler looks dejected as he leaves the field
In Review

England crash out of World Cup after losing to Bangladesh

A miserable display at the Cricket World Cup will lead to calls for change – but first they must save face against Afghanistan
9 Mar 2015
Cricket World Cup: Scotland out after fourth heavy loss
Kyle Coetzer of Scotland cricket team
In Brief

Cricket World Cup: Scotland out after fourth heavy loss

Scotland can no longer qualify for the knockout phase after they were beaten comfortably by Bangladesh
5 Mar 2015
Ireland knocked out of the park as South Africa hit 411
Ireland's George Dockrell during the 2015 Cricket World Cup between Ireland and South Africa
In Review

Ireland knocked out of the park as South Africa hit 411

It was the second-highest total in World Cup history – and three runs more than last week's 408 against the West Indies
3 Mar 2015
Scotland denied as Afghanistan squeak first victory
Afghanistan batsman Shapoor Zadran celebrates with teammate Hamid Hassan after hitting the winning runs to defeat Sco
In Review

Scotland denied as Afghanistan squeak first victory

With just three balls to spare, Afghan cricketers record their first World Cup win
26 Feb 2015
Chris Gayle storms to World Cup double-century
Chris Gayle of West Indies celebrates his double century during the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup match between the West Indies
In Brief

Chris Gayle storms to World Cup double-century

After calls for him to be dropped, Chris Gayle hit 16 sixes on his way to a score of 215
24 Feb 2015
Wobbly win for England against toothless Scots
Moeen Ali with his England teammates
In Review

Wobbly win for England against toothless Scots

After two humiliating defeats, England's cricketers recorded their first win of the World Cup – in unconvincing style
23 Feb 2015
ENGLAND CRICKET: plenty of work after defeat
Cricket players Eoin Morgan and Stuart Broad
In Depth

ENGLAND CRICKET: plenty of work after defeat

Humiliation 'must lead to more dynamic, more aggressive, more flexible' England cricket team
23 Feb 2015
England bottom of the group after New Zealand thrashing
England captain Eoin Morgan
In Review

England bottom of the group after New Zealand thrashing

The Kiwis reached the paltry target of 123 in just 13 overs, humiliating a gutless England team
20 Feb 2015
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 8 Mar 2011
Guantanamo Bay
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 8 Mar 2011

8 Mar 2011