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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
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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...
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: team previews – Afghanistan

Afghanistan go into the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup as underdogs, but could they spring a few surprises in England?
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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

World Cup Final Preview : A New Champion Is About To Be Crowned.

History is set to be made at Lord's Cricket Ground, as the World Cup Final is contested between hosts England and New Zealand. No matter...

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
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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...
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: team previews – Australia

Defending champions alive again and dreaming of a sixth title at Cricket World Cup Fraught does not even begin to cover Australia’s lead-up to their Cricket...
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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...

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: team previews – England

As host nation and favourites, England go into the Cricket World Cup with expectations high - but, for once, the optimism is fully justified