The Hasan Ali Conundrum

From the highs of Champions trophy to the lows of World Cup, Hasan Ali has seen a dramatic dip in his form. The drubbing against India proved to be the final...
Joe Root

Cricket World Cup 2019: a triumph of stroke-play over big-hitting

Virat Kohli, Joe Root and Kane Williamson impress as Cricket World Cup 2019 shows strokeplay is still king in ODI cricket
CWC19

CWC19: Where to now for South Africa?

The history of South Africa in World Cups has been well documented. That C word, over and over again. Stuck in the throats. On the lips of the media....
Rishabh Pant

Rishabh Pant as a cover for Shikhar Dhawan: Impact on Indian team

Wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant is set to join the squad in England as a cover for the injured Shikhar Dhawan. Pant, who is just 21 years old, has already...
Cricket World Cup 2019

Cricket World Cup 2019: Are England Meeting Expectations?

Four games played, three wins and a defeat to the mercurial Pakistan. So far so good for the pre-tournament favourites, very much on course for a semi-final spot now...
World Cup Semi-Final

Who Will Make the World Cup Semi-finals?

Who will make the World Cup semi-finals? The 2019 Cricket World Cup is underway in England and Wales with the international game’s top teams battling it out for a place...

Just on the rain

As Sri Lanka collapsed against New Zealand, rain looked more and more like their only saviour, à la Pakistan’s escape against England in 1992. The only problem was that...
Cricket World Cup

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: team previews – South Africa

With the pressure off but their recent form excellent, can South Africa finally end their long wait for a Cricket World Cup final appearance
Cricket World Cup

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: team previews – Sri Lanka

Out-of-form outsiders Sri Lanka overhauled their squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup: desperate measures in desperate times or a tactical masterstoke?

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: team previews – West Indies

West Indies only just sneaked through qualifying, but with the 2019 IPL's star player in their ranks there is Cricket World Cup hope for them yet