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National Courier’s ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 XI

Team National Courier picked their World Cup 2019 XI on the eve of the final between England and New Zealand. Here is the Natcour’s ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 XI: Openers: Jason Roy (England): English opener Jason Roy has…

Jason Roy fined for showing dissent to umpire

LONDON: England batsman Jason Roy has been fined for breaching Level One of the ICC Code of Conduct during England's eight-wicket win over Australia on Thursday. Roy top-scored with 85 in England's chase of 224, helping the…

Babar Azam bags third spot in ICC rankings

DUBAI: Pakistan elegant batsman Babar Azam has grabbed the third spot in the ICC's ODI Player Rankings after his superb performance at the World Cup. According to the sports body, India captain Virat Kohli has retained the top position…

ICC responds to plane carrying anti-Pakistan banners

DUBAI: The International Cricket Council took note of a plane that hovered over Headingley during Pakistan's match against Afghanistan. The plane was seen carrying anti-Pakistan messages as part of an ongoing campaign that seeks to end…

ICC and ECB welcome Commonwealth Games nomination

The International Cricket Council (ICC) and England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), welcomed the decision by the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) to nominate women’s cricket for inclusion at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham in 2022.…

India intimidate Pakistan, says Waqar Younis

DUBAI: Pakistan go into cricket matches against arch-rivals India feeling like the weaker team these days, former fast bowling ace Waqar Younis has said following Sunday’s World Cup encounter. India extended their unblemished World Cup…

Sarfaraz blames whole team for World Cup disaster

Pakistan’s inability to back up Fakhar Zaman and Babar Azam’s impressive partnership left captain Sarfaraz Ahmed frustrated following a heavy defeat to rivals India. Rohit Sharma’s scintillating 140 from 113 balls helped India set a…