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Sachin Tendulkar Praises PM Modi's "Cricket Diplomacy", Says Thank You

Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for promoting cricket after he gifted the Maldives President a bat signed by the Indian national team....

Sachin Tendulkar Praises PM Modi's 'Cricket Diplomacy', Says Thank You

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MS Dhoni Should Bat At No. 5 In World Cup 2019: Sachin Tendulkar Over the years, MS Dhoni has proved that he can vary the pace of his innings at will and that is what makes him so dangerous in the shorter formats of the game....
08:52 2019-05-23

"Sachin Opens Again": Tendulkar Set For Another Debut In World Cup Opener Sachin Tendulkar will grace the commentary box during the World Cup opener between hosts England and South Africa to be played at The Oval in London....
07:13 2019-05-30

Sachin Tendulkar "Humbled" After Induction Into ICC Hall Of Fame Sachin Tendulkar became the sixth cricketer from India after Bishan Singh Bedi, Kapil Dev, Sunil Gavaskar, Anil Kumble and Rahul Dravid to be inducted into the ICC's Hall of Fame....
16:26 2019-07-19

Pak PM Aide Posts Sachin Tendulkar Pic Instead Of Imran Khan On Twitter An aide of Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan today had Twitter laughing after he posted a photo on the micro-blogging site and captioned it as "PM Imran Khan 1969". The reason for the laughs was......
17:26 2019-06-22

Virat Kohli Puts Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara's Record Under Threat Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara achieved the record in 453 innings while former Australia captain Ricky Ponting took 468 innings to achieve the feat....
10:52 2019-06-21

Cricket diplomacy: India's Modi comes bearing gifts on first post-election foreign trip From ferry services and port terminals to a new national cricket stadium, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to come bearing gifts on his visit to neighbors Sri Lanka and the Maldives this weekend....
18:26 2019-06-06

New Zealand Coach Responds To Tendulkar's "Next Two Games" Wish For Dhoni India are yet to play New Zealand in the World Cup 2019 as the league match between the two nations was abandoned due to rain without a ball being bowled....
21:52 2019-07-07

Tendulkar Sues Australian Bat Maker Over AUD 2 Million In Royalties Sachin Tendulkar accused the bat manufacturer of using his name and image to promote products and then failing to pay him AUD 2 million in royalties....
09:39 2019-06-14

Tendulkar Shares Bizarre Video, Twitter Trolls Umpire Dharmasena Sachin Tendulkar asked his fans for their decision as umpire after a ball hit the stumps but the bail jumped up, and fell back on a stump and remained teetering there....
14:39 2019-07-24

WIN a Nintendo Switch, signed by the England Cricket team and a copy of Cricket 19! We've teamed up with Cricket 19 The Official Game of the Ashes to giveaway a copy of the game and a Nintendo Switch signed by some of the stars of the England Cricket Team....
09:52 2019-07-25

Graeme Souness reminds media of the need to think before speaking | Sachin Nakrani The pundit may not have meant any harm but he strayed into hurtful territory when speculating on Moise Kean’s characterMany years ago I was a told a joke that, looking back, could well have been my first experience of racial stereotyping. I can’t remember who said it, or exactly how old I was, but i...
17:52 2019-09-03

Sachin's Hilarious Reply To ICC's Comparison With Rohit's Six Wins Hearts The International Cricket Council (ICC) tweeted a video comparing Rohit Sharma's six to Sachin Tendulkar's iconic six which he hit during 2003 World Cup....
15:13 2019-06-18

Watching England at Wembley: no songs, no togetherness, not a lot of fun | Sachin Nakrani Saturday’s qualifier against Bulgaria had the feel of a family day out – which was fine but hardly made for an exciting experienceI was raised in Kingsbury, north London. In case you’ve never been, it’s one of those places that you would describe as perfectly fine. Shops and houses, decent transport...
18:52 2019-09-09

Ashok Gehlot, Sachin Pilot Together At Iftar As Interview Widens Rift Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and his deputy Sachin Pilot were seen together at an Iftar at the Congress office in Jaipur on Tuesday, on a day Mr Gehlot's comments exposed a raging feud......
08:00 2019-06-05

Roberto Firmino dazzles as Liverpool’s striker for all seasons | Sachin Nakrani In his thrilling display during the win at Burnley, the Brazilian shows why he is so important to the league leaders’ title hopesShortly after Liverpool’s victory against Burnley, Jürgen Klopp was asked to assess the contribution of Roberto Firmino on an evening when the forward scored one goal, ass...
02:52 2019-09-02

"Why People Chose BJP": Sachin Pilot Calls For Review Of Rajasthan Loss Congress's Rajasthan chief Sachin Pilot on Wednesday called for a comprehensive review of the party's shocking Lok Sabha election loss in the state barely months after an impressive win in assembly......
03:52 2019-05-30

Sachin Pilot's Birthday Turns Into Congress Show Of Strength In Rajasthan Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot's birthday celebrations on Saturday turned into Congress's show of strength as workers and leaders thronged the party headquarters in Jaipur, while various......
03:39 2019-09-08

NCP's Sachin Ahir Joins Shiv Sena Months Ahead Of Maharashtra Election A top leader of the Nationalist Congress Party, Sachin Ahir, joined the Shiv Sena today, in a big jolt to the opposition party just months before assembly election in Maharashtra....
08:26 2019-07-25

Sonia Gandhi Asks Ashok Gehlot, Sachin Pilot To Work In Coordination Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday met Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and his deputy Sachin Pilot, asking them to work in coordination and not make public statement criticising the......
21:39 2019-09-12

A Prayer Meet Sends Strong Signal In Sachin Pilot vs Ashok Gehlot Feud The war between the Congress's top two in Rajasthan has been scaled up amid speculation over the headcount at a prayer meeting to mark the death anniversary of Sachin Pilot's father, former union......
18:39 2019-06-12

Sachin Pilot Launches Village Outreach Tour Amid Feud Over Poll Defeat Sachin Pilot shaves by a haystack, chews on a Neem branch and sleeps on a charpoy in his outreach in one of the most rural regions of Rajasthan, where his Congress party failed to win a single seat in......
13:26 2019-06-11

Former US negotiator weighs in on Trump diplomacy A former U.S. ambassador to South Korea is skeptical of President Donald Trump's recent diplomatic moves, including his meeting with North Korea's Kim Jong Un at the border between North and South Korea. (July 2)        ...
13:00 2019-07-03

U.S. does not want war with Iran, continues diplomacy: Pompeo While it is "unmistakable" that Iran was responsible for the attacks on two tankers last week, the United States does not want to go to war with Tehran, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday....
16:39 2019-06-16

DMZ diplomacy? Trump outreach to Kim for border rendezvous President Donald Trump plans a Sunday visit to the heavily fortified Demilitarized Zone that separates North and South Korea, and he’s extended an invitation on Twitter to North Korea’s Kim Jong Un to join him and shake hands....
18:39 2019-06-29

Putin approach to May preceded 'improved diplomacy' An approach by President Vladimir Putin to Theresa May last year preceded the reopening of some diplomatic channels closed since the Salisbury spy poisoning, Sky News understands....
01:52 2019-05-31

For Trump, Kim and Moon, the DMZ Is for Diplomacy but Promises Are Hard to Keep The area that separates North and South Korea has played host to some big-time summits recently, but when it comes to old fashioned diplomacy, making Pyongyang stick to its pledges is as hard as it’s ever been....
13:13 2019-07-03

US diplomacy pushing Middle East towards war, says ex-UK minister Alistair Burt sums up Donald Trump’s policy in the region as ‘hit them in the nuts first’America’s “hit them in the nuts first” diplomacy is helping put the Middle East on a dangerous trajectory towards a regional war, Alistair Burt, the UK’s minister for the region until last month, has warned.On t...
15:13 2019-05-31

North Korea calls Pompeo 'poisonous' to diplomacy Ri Yong-ho says US secretary of state cast ‘dark shadows’ over nuclear talksNorth Korea’s top diplomat has called the US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, a “diehard toxin” who only complicates denuclearisation talks and said North Korea was ready for both dialogue and standoff.Talks aimed at dismant...
10:52 2019-08-23

Trump and Kim one year on: A 'beautiful letter', stalled diplomacy A year after President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un met for the first time, they appear committed to a personal bond upon which hopes for peace appear to rest, despite a stalemate in efforts to get Kim to abandon nuclear weapons....
08:00 2019-06-12

Trade put to one side, Trump and Abe do diplomacy over golf and sumo U.S. President Donald Trump kicked off the second day of a Japan visit on Sunday with a round of golf with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, engaging in personal diplomacy aimed at smoothing tough discussions over differences on trade, especially beef....
10:26 2019-05-26

No technocrat, Lagarde brings listening, diplomacy to ECB table Christine Lagarde will raise the profile of the European Central Bank, making it a more politically-savvy institution that takes its message directly to the people. However policy innovation, the trademark of her predecessor, may be relegated....
13:52 2019-07-03

Trump Says Ready To Meet With Iranian Leader After G7 Diplomacy US President Donald Trump said he was prepared to meet his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani in the next few weeks after talks over Tehran's nuclear programme at a G7 summit in France....
00:52 2019-08-27

U.S. blames Iran for Saudi attacks, 'pretend' diplomacy U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday accused Iran of leading attacks on Saudi oil plants that have cut the kingdom's output roughly in half, as he ruled out Yemeni involvement and denounced Tehran for engaging in false diplomacy....
09:39 2019-09-15

Indonesia looks east to expand Pacific diplomacy, trade Indonesia will establish diplomatic relations with the Pacific states of Niue and Cook Islands while pursuing trade deals with Fiji and Papua New Guinea, Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi said on Friday, as the country moves to strengthen regional ties....
11:13 2019-07-12

Report: U.S.-N.K. diplomacy reduced tensions but did little to denuclearize Pyongyang The flurry of diplomacy between the United States and North Korea that started last year brought about an easing of tensions on the Korean Peninsula but did little to denuclearize the North....
11:00 2019-08-08

Cash boosts for defence and diplomacy in Javid spending review Boosting Britain's standing on the world stage after Brexit will be a key objective of the government's new spending plans, the chancellor has signalled....
16:39 2019-09-01

Eyeing Greenland, Trump Again Mixes Real Estate With Diplomacy The president, ever the real estate maven, has marveled over Greenland’s untapped natural resources. But an expert says his interest represents an “antiquated way of looking at things.”...
01:26 2019-08-17

Donald Trump's day with Shinzo Abe: Golf, sumo, three meals, diplomacy President Donald Trump spent an enjoyable day in Japan with Prime Minister Sinzo Abe -- a round of golf, a sumo wrestling match and meals of breakfast, hamburgers and barbecue and some diplomacy Sunday....
18:39 2019-05-26

With trade differences in the background, Trump and Abe do diplomacy over golf and sumo U.S. President Donald Trump kicked off the second day of a Japan visit on Sunday with a round of golf with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, engaging in personal diplomacy aimed at smoothing tough discussions over differences on trade....
05:52 2019-05-26

Trump Equates Taking Dirt From Russia With Presidential Diplomacy Under fire for saying he would accept incriminating information about an opponent from foreign governments, the president said it was no different than meeting with the queen of England....
16:00 2019-06-13

Darroch's resignation may have chilling effect on diplomacy, experts warn UK ambassador to the US’s departure may prompt ‘very big change’ in how international diplomacy is conductedThe resignation of Sir Kim Darroch as the UK’s ambassador to the US after controversy over leaked memos in which he criticized Donald Trump could have a chilling effect on international diplom...
22:13 2019-07-10

Saudi Prince Abdulaziz: oil hawk with soft diplomacy touch OPEC is notorious for arguing over production policies - but Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman has effectively managed to deliver his first output cut just four days after becoming the new Saudi energy minister....
21:39 2019-09-12

Iran gears up for high-stakes diplomacy amid tension with US As its nuclear deal with world powers unravels amid heightened tensions with the US, Iran will see a week of high-stakes diplomacy capped by the first visit of a Japanese prime minister to Tehran since the 1979 Islamic Revolution...
19:13 2019-06-09

Priyanka Gandhi, Sachin Pilot Visit Rahul Gandhi, Who's Firm On Quitting Amid Congress attempts to get Rahul Gandhi to change his mind about quitting as party president after its national election rout, his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Congress spokesperson Randeep......
08:52 2019-05-28

Priyanka Gandhi, Sachin Pilot Meet Rahul Gandhi In Delhi Congress chief Rahul Gandhi is firm on his decision to quit from the post of party president, sources have told NDTV.The Congress is likelyto hold another meeting of its Working Committee this week to......
08:52 2019-05-28

Iran Pairs Diplomacy with Military Pushback as Gulf Tensions Soar Ships plying the Strait of Hormuz are getting caught in the middle as Iran pushes back against U.S. sanctions and maneuvers around a more muscular American regional presence, raising the risk of direct military confrontation....
01:39 2019-07-22

China's panda diplomacy puts a smile on 'best friend' Putin's face Chinese President Xi Jinping presented two pandas to Moscow's zoo at a ceremony with Vladimir Putin on Wednesday, in a gesture the Russian president described as a sign of deepening trust and respect between the two powers....
22:13 2019-06-05

'Truth hurts': China's envoys try out Trump-style Twitter diplomacy Beijing’s representatives abroad are harnessing social media to confront critics Chinese envoys are experimenting with a new kind of Trump-style public diplomacy – Twitter spats.Twitter is banned in China, but Chinese diplomats abroad, not traditionally known for being outspoken, have started to use...
08:52 2019-07-17

Mexico promotes tree diplomacy with El Salvador to boost poor areas Millions of new trees will soon begin sprouting in El Salvador thanks to a program funded by the Mexican government that aims to help impoverished communities that often create fertile ground for fleeing migrants....
08:13 2019-06-21

United States blames Iran for Saudi attacks, 'pretend' diplomacy U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday accused Iran of leading attacks on Saudi oil plants that have cut the kingdom's output roughly in half, as he ruled out Yemeni involvement and denounced Tehran for engaging in false diplomacy....
02:52 2019-09-15

Donald Trump's day with Shinzo Abe: Golf, sumo wrestling, three meals, diplomacy President Donald Trump spent an enjoyable day in Japan with Prime Minister Sinzo Abe -- a round of golf, a sumo wrestling match, meals of breakfast, hamburgers and barbecue, and some diplomacy Sunday....
23:26 2019-05-26

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Diplomacy for Peace Day, #VaccinesWork, the cost of war on Afghans, tech and well-being Top news for Wednesday includes: the first-ever International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace, the launch of World Immunization Week, civilians continuing to bear the brunt of ongoing violence in Afghanistan, the need for more regulation in the tech industry, a call for more exercise ...
19:00 2019-05-21

Pompeo defends deal with Mexico amid criticism, calls it 'diplomacy at its finest' Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reiterated on Monday that President Trump’s assertion that the U.S.’s recent deal with Mexico regarding immigration and the border was a success....
01:00 2019-06-11

North Korea calls Mike Pompeo 'poisonous plant of American diplomacy' North Korea's foreign minister on Friday called U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo a "poisonous plant of American diplomacy" and vowed to "shutter the absurd dream" that sanctions will force a change in Pyongyang....
10:00 2019-08-24

North Korea’s missile tests raise stakes for Trump’s personal diplomacy with Kim The president plays down short-range tests that violate U.N. sanctions and undermine his claim that his intervention has changed North Korean behavior....
13:39 2019-08-01

Iran foreign minister: U.S. allegations over tanker attacks part of 'sabotage diplomacy' Iran's foreign minister said on Friday that the U.S. allegations against Iran over the Gulf of Oman tanker attacks were part of "sabotage diplomacy" adopted by a so-called B Team, which he has said includes U.S. national security adviser John Bolton....
05:00 2019-06-14

Nuclear deal parties not ready to launch dispute mechanism against Iran, prefer more diplomacy: EU The remaining parties to the Iran nuclear deal do not see Tehran's breaches as significant and do not intend for now to trigger the pact's dispute mechanism, preferring more diplomacy to ease the crisis, the EU foreign policy chief said on Monday....
23:13 2019-07-15

‘I don’t like to give up': veteran UN envoy reveals how two decades of quiet diplomacy gave birth to North Macedonia Last June, a historic agreement settled a 27-year-long name dispute between two countries, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Greece. One man, Matthew Nimetz,  patiently led the negotiations on behalf of the United Nations for over two decades and he told UN News, in an exclusive intervie...
22:13 2019-05-21

Amid Trump diplomacy, US intel official recently questioned North Korea's intent, emphasized 'ground truth' President Trump has called his historic handshake summit with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un “a great day for the world," but days before the meeting Sunday, a senior U.S. intelligence official assessed that Kim was not prepared to give up his stockpile of nuclear weapons, and that North Korea's military...
01:13 2019-07-02

A Chance For Diplomacy: The U.S. State Department Is Hoping President Trump Can Convince Queen Elizabeth To Stop Developing Nuclear Weapons In Her Attic The whole world is watching today as President Trump travels to the United Kingdom to meet with England’s Royal Family, and the stakes of this diplomatic visit have never been higher. The U.S. State Department is hoping that President Trump can convince Queen Elizabeth to stop developing nuclear wea...
20:26 2019-06-03

Sumo diplomacy: Trump presents trophy to sumo tournament champion during visit to Japan The honor given to Trump was part of a charm offensive by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as he courted Trump with three things close to the American leader’s heart: wrestling, cheeseburgers and golf. Sumo diplomacy, to sum it up....
17:39 2019-05-26

Mike Pompeo blasted as 'poisonous plant of US diplomacy' by North Korean minister North Korea's foreign minister today branded US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo a "poisonous plant of American diplomacy" and accused him of hampering denuclearisation talks....
18:52 2019-08-23

Pompeo: US Mexico deal 'diplomacy at its finest' Secretary of State Mike Pompeo defended President Donald Trump's deal with Mexico to avert tariffs, calling it "a win for the American people" and insisting the scale and commitment are much greater than what was agreed to previously. (June 10)        ...
13:13 2019-06-11

Biden praises Republicans, says he’ll ‘get in trouble for saying that’ Democratic frontrunner Joe Biden is seeking unexpected allies for his presidential bid, praising “really good” rivals on the other side of the aisle. “There’s an awful lot of really good Republicans out there,” the former vice president told a Massachusetts fundraiser on Saturday, accord...
00:26 2019-08-19

Trump praises his green credentials Donald Trump played up "America's environmental leadership" ahead of the 2020 US presidential election. At the same time, he denounced the "unfair, ineffective and very, very expensive" Paris climate accord....
10:26 2019-07-09

"Best In World": Trump Praises One Of His Hotels On Twitter President Donald Trump used his official Twitter feed to tout an accolade for one of his hotels, despite claims that he has violated ethics laws by using his hotel chain for government business....
01:39 2019-09-14

Trump praises U.S. on World Cup success after row with captain U.S. President Donald Trump praised the women's national soccer team in the wake of their World Cup triumph on Sunday and said he would look into inviting them to the White House, just days after a spat with the captain....
05:00 2019-07-09

Microsoft employees spent eight weeks singing their own praises Around 150 Microsoft employees and interns got together to create a musical that will surely incite different emotions in different people. Well, at least there's a joke about Windows Phone....
20:52 2019-09-09

UN Praises Gender Balance In Indian Peacekeeping Troops United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has praised India for having the highest proportion of women in its contingents to peacekeeping operations and held up its contributions as an example......
09:13 2019-05-25

Cardi B praises Bernie Sanders, suggests he should have won in 2016 Rapper Cardi B threw her weight behind Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., as he sought the Democratic presidential nomination -- something she suggested the Vermont senator deserved in 2016....
20:13 2019-07-16

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn praises and criticises Theresa May The Labour leader opens his final PMQs exchanges with Theresa May by offering some praise, but also asks whether she has any "regrets" over her record....
14:39 2019-07-24

| Hamilton ducks controversy, praises British fans Lewis Hamilton did his best to avoid controversy when he ducked comparisons with other drivers and heaped praise on his countrymen ahead of his home British Grand Prix...
21:00 2019-07-11

Hamilton praises Leclerc for 'continuously' outdoing Vettel in F1 Lewis Hamilton has praised Charles Leclerc's ability to "continuously" outperform Sebastian Vettel at Ferrari this season and thinks Formula 1's newest winner has "a lot more greatness to come"...
16:39 2019-09-02

The Latest: Trump praises Powells, humorist Russell The Latest on President Donald Trump's activities on Sunday (all times local): 7:50 p.m. President Donald Trump says retired Gen. Colin Powell and his wife, Alma, are "two people to really look up to."...
06:52 2019-06-03

Trump praises Mexico for ‘huge deal’ on immigration President Trump spiked the football on his immigration agreement with Mexico and taunted his media critics with a tweetstorm that called the accord “a huge deal.” “MEXICO HAS AGREED TO IMMEDIATELY BEGIN BUYING LARGE QUANTITIES OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCT FROM OUR GREAT PATRIOT FARMERS!” he blared in an ...
19:26 2019-06-08

Pope Francis praises historic Trump-Kim meeting at the DMZ "In the last few hours we saw in Korea a good example of the culture of encounter," the pontiff told thousands of people gathered in St. Peter's square for his weekly address and blessing....
04:00 2019-07-01

Modi praises India's actions in Kashmir on independence day Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi defended his government's decision to revoke the special status given to Jammu and Kashmir state, saying he was proud that "'one nation, one constitution' has become a reality."...
20:13 2019-08-16

CDC director praises Alabama HIV clinic ahead of campaign MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — As the federal government prepares to launch an ambitious initiative to end the HIV epidemic, the director of the Centers for Disease Control on Friday applauded an Alabama HIV clinic’s commitment to providing health services to rural communities. Director Robert Redfie...
01:13 2019-06-15

After Pragya Thakur, Another BJP Lawmaker Praises Godse As "Nationalist" A BJP lawmaker from Indore today revived the controversy over her party colleagues glorifying Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse when she called him a "nationalist", just weeks after Pragya......
03:52 2019-05-30

Canada praises 'grit' of Canadians detained in China Canada's foreign minister on Friday praised two Canadian men detained in China for their "grit" and "tenacity," as the countries' diplomatic feud entered its eighth month....
03:52 2019-08-10

World "Praises" Iran Over US Standoff: Hassan Rouhani President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday the world "praises" Iran over its standoff with Washington, and that the US had broken promises by abandoning a landmark nuclear deal that Tehran had continued......
20:39 2019-06-18

Trump Praises Saudi Crown Prince for Doing 'a Spectacular Job' President Trump gave a rare endorsement to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who was shunned by most leaders at the Group of 20 summit after the murder of a prominent Saudi journalist....
07:39 2019-06-29

Donald Trump praises Mohammed bin Salman for doing 'spectacular job' US president ignores media questions about murder of Jamal Khashoggi in meeting with Saudi crown prince at G20Donald Trump has praised Saudi Arabia’s crown prince Mohammed bin Salman, saying he was doing a “spectacular job” as the pair met on the sidelines of the G20 summit.“You have done a spectacu...
20:52 2019-06-29

David Attenborough praises Glastonbury for going plastic-free TV naturalist surprises festival crowd with speech hailing ditching of single-use plasticsFollow all the latest from Glastonbury with our live blogDavid Attenborough made a surprise appearance on the final day of Glastonbury festival, thanking the crowds for helping to reduce the use of plastic at t...
17:26 2019-06-30

Trump praises relationship with Kim Jong Un during Seoul address President Trump praised his relationship with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during an address to South Korean business leaders Sunday and hinted that both men could meet later in the day at the Demilitarized Zone that separates the two Koreas. ...
06:52 2019-06-30

'Diplomacy at its finest': Pompeo defends Mexico deal amid criticism of Trump's tariff threat Secretary of State Mike Pompeo disputed reports that Mexico had already agreed to most of the provisions months ago, before last week's frenzied talks.        ...
23:39 2019-06-10

"Very Professional Campaign": Omar Abdullah Praises PM, Amit Shah Election Results: National Conference leader Omar Abdullah has credited Prime Minister Narendra and BJP president Amit Shah for their parties stellar performance in the Lok Sabha elections...
09:52 2019-05-23

Trump Praises Mexico Amid Record Detention of Migrants President Trump praised Mexico’s stepped-up efforts to stop Central American migrants from reaching the U.S., saying his recent threats of tariffs on the country’s exports were bearing fruit....
07:13 2019-07-02

Google login chief actually praises new ‘Sign In with Apple’ button At WWDC last week when Apple got around to introducing the new app sign-in button it’s planning to introduce with the launch of iOS 13 this fall, it actually drew a big round of audience applause and cheers. The iPhone maker, which has reportedly asked that developers position the button right...
11:26 2019-06-13

Trump praises Britain’s Theresa May for handling of Brexit deal President Trump on Tuesday praised outgoing British Prime Minister Theresa May’s handling of Brexit negotiations after criticizing her over the weekend for not putting more pressure on the European Union. At a joint news conference with May, Trump said the prime minister “teed up” ...
18:00 2019-06-04

Trump praises Ivanka, Jared Kushner for role at G20 summit President Trump on Friday defended his daughter Ivanka’s role at the G20 summit in Japan, where she rubbed shoulders with world leaders and sat in on talks with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un despite a lack of diplomatic experience. “I thought Ivanka was amazing at the G20 and I’ll tell you the f...
21:00 2019-07-05

Harris praises Biden's 'courage' for apology, but says there is still 'plenty of disagreement' Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., said Sunday that while she was happy former Vice President Joe Biden apologized for his remarks about working in the past with segregationist lawmakers, she claimed there was “plenty of disagreement” between the two 2020 presidential hopefuls....
22:13 2019-07-07

Bryan Cranston Praises Journalists in Tony Awards Speech “The media is not the enemy of the people,” said Mr. Cranston, who won best leading actor in a play for his performance as a journalist in “Network.”...
17:39 2019-06-10

Trump praises D-Day veterans at solemn 75th anniversary ceremony President Trump gave a touching tribute Thursday to the D-Day invasion veterans who turned the course of World War II, calling them “among the very greatest Americans who will ever live.” Trump and other world leaders gathered in France at the Normandy American Cemetery of Colleville-sur-Mer, near O...
14:00 2019-06-06

Poland praises likely new EU Commission head, eyes better ties with Brussels Poland's foreign minister praised the "non-confrontational" style of the EU's nominee to head the next European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, and signalled that he looked forward to improved ties between Warsaw and Brussels on her watch....
17:39 2019-07-09

Democrat BET founder praises Trump, says party 'moved too far to the Left' Black Entertainment Television founder and Democrat Robert Johnson praised President Donald Trump for the state of the economy and also accused the Democratic Party of going too far to the Left in an interview with CNBC Tuesday....
19:26 2019-07-09

Congress Leader Praises PM Modi, Says He Adopted Gandhian Values Congress leader AP Abdullakutty has courted controversy by praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the BJP-led NDA's massive victory in the Lok Sabha election, prompting the party to seek an......
05:13 2019-05-29

Moon Jae-in praises ‘civic understanding’ between South Koreans, Japanese South Korean President Moon Jae-in said the state of "mature civic relations" or people-to-people exchange between South Korea and Japan is important....
22:13 2019-08-12

"Mob Lynching An Epidemic Now": Swara Bhasker Praises Letter To PM Modi Mob killings have become an "epidemic", actor Swara Bhasker on Wednesday, praising the 49 prominent public figures who have written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking for stronger action......
08:26 2019-07-25

PM Praises Amit Shah's "Extensive And Insightful" Speech On Kashmir Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated home minister Amit Shah for his speech in parliament today over the government's unprecedented move on Jammu and Kashmir. Mr Shah had announced the move to......
19:00 2019-08-05

Stephen Curry embraces Warriors' change, praises Durant Someday, years or even decades from now, at one of those celebratory reunions teams like to do, Stephen Curry knows he and Kevin Durant will reminisce with fondness about their three insanely successful years together on the Golden State Warriors....
16:13 2019-08-14

Afghan Government Praises Trump Suspension of U.S.-Taliban Talks The Afghan government praised President Trump’s decision to cancel a secret meeting with Afghan and Taliban leaders at Camp David and suspend U.S. negotiations with the insurgents aimed at ending the nearly 18-year war....
19:13 2019-09-08

Anti-sex trafficking leader praises ICE, Trump: 'No question' he's done more than previous presidents Director and activist Jaco Booyens touted President Trump's historic work in fighting sex trafficking and defended Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) as "incredible people" who helped keep children safe....
18:26 2019-08-11

IAF Praises Quick-Thinking Pilot Who Jettisoned Fuel Tanks After Bird Hit The Indian Air Force (IAF) praised the pilot of a Jaguar aircraft that had a narrow escape in Ambala on Thursday for his prompt action that not only saved the fighter jet from damage but also the......
12:52 2019-06-29

Trump praises New York Times headline that sparked uproar after shootings Trump says initial headline, which the newspaper was forced to change amid backlash, was ‘the correct description’Donald Trump has criticised the New York Times after the newspaper was forced to change its front-page headline amid an intense backlash over its sympathetic portrayal of the president’s...
17:39 2019-08-07

J&K Governor Praises Role Of Muslims In Smooth Conduct Of Amarnath Yatra Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Sunday praised the role of local Muslims in ensuring the smooth conduct of the Amarnath Yatra over the years and expressed hope that the pilgrimage will......
09:26 2019-07-01

Alfa boss praises Giovinazzi's Monza comeback after late Spa crash Alfa Romeo Formula 1 boss Fred Vasseur has praised Antonio Giovinazzi for bouncing back from the psychological blow of his costly late Spa crash to finish ninth at Monza...
19:13 2019-09-12

'View' host praises how Biden handled Gillibrand's attack: 'He put her in the ground' Former Vice President Joe Biden made "View" host Meghan McCain happy when he shut down one of his opponents who attempted to attack him over his record on supporting women....
21:00 2019-08-01

UN chief praises New Zealand premier’s ‘admirable’ response to Christchurch attacks Speaking to media in the New Zealand capital Auckland on Sunday, alongside New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, UN Secretary-General António Guterres expressed his solidarity with the victims and families of the March Christchurch mosque attacks, which killed 51 people, and praised Ms. Ardern’...
14:39 2019-05-21

Madhya Pradesh Congress Minister Praises Narendra Modi Government Madhya Pradesh Minister Sajjan Singh Verma praised the Narendra Modi government and conveyed best wishes to it on its completion of 100 days in office during its second stint on Sunday....
21:39 2019-09-08

Alyssa Milano praises meeting with Ted Cruz, says she's 'cautiously optimistic' for gun reform Actress/activist Alyssa Milano expressed that she was "cautiously optimistic" after her sitdown with Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Tex., on Tuesday to discuss gun violence. ...
08:52 2019-09-11

Woman Praises Restaurant In Viral Tweet; Gets Free Chicken For Life! 24-year-old Bri Hall tweeted about the fried chicken sandwich at a restaurant run by an Ethiopian immigrant.The tweet went viral and lead to a stellar increase in the restaurant's business....
14:26 2019-09-11

Joe Lieberman praises Trump's China strategy, says Biden flip-flops Former U.S. Sen. Joe Liberman praised President Trump's China strategy on "America's Newsroom" Wednesday after saying 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden may have flip-flopped on the issue. ...
20:13 2019-06-12

Unai Emery sings praises of man-of-the-match Dani Ceballos – video Arsenal manager Unai Emery spoke about the impact of new signing Dani Ceballos, who put in a fine performance as his side beat Burnley 2-1. Ceballos put in a commanding display in the centre of the park and set up Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s winner.Emery was pleased with the versatility of his new m...
00:13 2019-08-18

Robbie Williams takes stake in college, sings mentoring's praises Pop singer Robbie Williams, a judge on Britain's "The X Factor" television show last year, is taking a stake in a performing arts college as he looks to mentor more "jazz hand people" like him....
20:13 2019-06-13

Portland mayor praises police after 'largely peaceful' day of far-right, far-left demonstrations The mayor of Portland, Ore., said Saturday night that his city had avoided the "worst-case scenario" after members of far-right groups and far-left members of Antifa held dueling demonstrations in the center of the city that lasted for hours on end....
15:39 2019-08-18

USA basketball coach Gregg Popovich praises 'patriotic' Colin Kaepernick Coach says exiled quarterback is trying to make US betterTeam USA are preparing for World Cup in ChinaAs Team USA prepare to represent their country at the Fiba World Cup, their coach, Gregg Popovich, has given his thoughts on patriotism and how some have twisted the concept for their own ends. He a...
21:26 2019-08-14

‘Younger’ star Miriam Shor praises Diana as ‘unapologetically powerful’ Miriam Shor said it is a joy to play Diana Trout on "Younger" because she is nothing like the supremely demanding and self-assured marketing executive....
10:13 2019-06-12

Stephen Curry embraces Warriors' change, praises Durant Stephen Curry knows he and Kevin Durant will reminisce someday about their three insanely successful years together on the Golden State Warriors       ...
15:26 2019-08-14

"May Get Justice Now": Pehlu Khan's Family Praises Fresh Probe Order Cattle trader Pehlu Khan's family was shattered by a recent decision of an Alwar court to acquit all the six men accused of killing him in 2017, but the Rajasthan government's move to constitute a......
00:13 2019-08-18

Team USA coach Gregg Popovich praises 'patriotic' Colin Kaepernick Coach says exiled quarterback is trying to make US betterTeam USA are preparing for World Cup in ChinaAs Team USA prepare to represent their country at the Fiba World Cup, their coach, Gregg Popovich, has given his thoughts on patriotism and how some have twisted the concept for their own ends. He a...
14:13 2019-08-14

"Apt As Party President": Shatrughan Sinha Praises Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, who last week sat in protest when she was stopped from meeting the families of tribals killed in UP's Sonbhadra over a land dispute, has received......
21:00 2019-07-22

Trump sings praises of American exceptionalism in elaborate July 4 salute With the Lincoln Memorial in the background and flanked on both sides by camouflaged Bradley fighting vehicles, President Trump used his “Salute to America” speech Thursday evening to praise the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces....
04:39 2019-07-05

Booker praises protesters who interrupted his remarks to chant, 'Fire Pantaleo' New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker praised a group of protesters who interrupted his opening statement Wednesday during the second round of Democratic debates to call for the arrest of a New York City police officer accused of using a fatal chokehold on Eric Garner. ...
05:26 2019-08-01

Greenwood the real deal? Rashford praises United’s ‘frightening’ 17-year-old "Is Mason Greenwood set for a breakthrough season at Manchester United? Marcus Rashford labelled the 17-year-old as “frightening” after he scored against Leeds United in a friendly."...
12:13 2019-07-18

Chrystia Freeland praises ‘two brave Canadians’ detained in China since December "They are two brave Canadians who are facing a difficult situation through no fault of their own and they are conducting themselves with incredible grace and tenacity," Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said of Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor....
02:00 2019-08-10

Khloe Kardashian Praises Ex Lamar Odom for Sharing the Depths of His Addiction Khloe Kardashian has no problem with Lamar Odom telling his truth. In this clip from Keeping Up With the Kardashians' upcoming 17th season, premiering Sunday, Sept. 8, the Good......
21:52 2019-08-25

Trump Praises US Women's Soccer Team On Win, Days After Spat With Captain U.S. President Donald Trump praised the women's national soccer team in the wake of their World Cup triumph on Sunday and said he would look into inviting them to the White House, just days after a......
08:00 2019-07-08

Trump praises Boris Johnson, but insists Theresa May could have cut Brexit deal President Trump on Monday praised ex-UK Prime Minister Theresa May — but also repeated his contention that if she had only taken his advice, she would have been able to cut a Brexit deal with the EU. “Theresa was unable to do the deal. I gave her my ideas as to doing the deal very......
02:00 2019-08-27

Mike Pence praises West Point cadets, Trump at ceremony Vice President Mike Pence praised West Point’s 985 graduating cadets – along with his boss – at their commencement ceremony Saturday. “This is a class full of amazing Americans,” he said. “You are, as the president likes to say, the best of the best.” Pence also gave a shout-out to Presi...
22:26 2019-05-25

Trump praises Johnson and Hunt in race to be British prime minister U.S. President Donald Trump said Boris Johnson and British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt were both strong candidates to become prime minister, when he was asked about the race to succeed Theresa May....
16:39 2019-06-04

Donald Trump praises U.S. democracy, scorns slavery at Williamsburg, Va., event President Donald Trump exalted U.S. democracy at an event Tuesday commemorating the 400th anniversary of the First Representative Legislative Assembly in Williamsburg, Va....
21:39 2019-07-31

Stormzy praises Brampton Manor Academy after terrific A-level results day UK Grime star Stormzy has lauded a London school on Twitter, following reports a huge number of successful students from the school scored highly in their A-Levels....
20:39 2019-09-02

‘He’s not controversial, he’s truthful’: Trump praises far-right voices at ‘social media summit’ President Donald Trump used a White House conference Thursday to applaud far-right social media provocateurs even as he conceded that some of them are extreme in their views....
18:52 2019-07-12

In Tanzania, UN refugee chief praises ‘regional peacemaker’ role, and efforts to welcome neighbours on the run The head of the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has praised Tanzania for the long-standing welcome it offers hundreds of thousands of refugees, describing it as a “regional peacemaker” in an unstable part of Africa, that deserves more international support....
16:00 2019-05-21

Trump praises Saudi crown prince as a 'friend,' declines say if he will discuss Khashoggi President Trump praised Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and called him a "friend of mine" during a meeting Friday at the Grup of 20 summit in Osaka, Japan. ...
06:52 2019-06-29

"Big Move": Trump Praises China Tariff Exemptions As Trade Talks Approach US President Donald Trump on Wednesday welcomed an apparent olive branch from Beijing in the grinding trade war between the two nations, which came weeks before negotiations are due to resume....
03:13 2019-09-12

Nadia Comaneci Praises School Kids Performing Gymnastics Moves On Street A video that is currently going viral online shows two schoolchildren performing tough gymnastics moves with apparent ease. It has been viewed over 5 lakh times on Twitter, and has even caught the......
20:39 2019-08-30

President Trump praises reusable rockets, omits Moon in space remarks Enlarge / President Donald Trump speaks to supporters at a rally in Manchester on August 15, 2019 in Manchester, New Hampshire. On Thursday evening, President Donald Trump spoke at a MAGA rally in New Hampshire. The president touched on his usual themes, such as immigration and guns, but he also ...
05:52 2019-08-17

Trump praises Labor Department secretary as criticism mounts over Epstein controversy President Trump on Tuesday defended Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, who is under fire for his role in negotiating a lenient plea deal in 2008 for sex offender and wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein....
03:52 2019-07-10

Trump praises ex-adviser Flynn, offers 'good luck' as sentencing nears U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday praised his former adviser Michael Flynn, who had pleaded guilty as part of the federal Russia investigation, and offered him "good luck" one day before an update was due in the case ahead of sentencing....
16:13 2019-06-13

Trump praises Russia-Ukraine prisoner swap as ‘first giant step to peace’ President Trump tweeted praise to Russia and Ukraine for Saturday’s prisoner swap that could herald an easing of tensions between the neighboring nations. “Perhaps a first giant step to peace,” Trump posted. “Congratulations to both countries!” Each country released 35 detainees in the exchange, the...
21:26 2019-09-07

Magic Johnson praises Los Angeles Lakers on reported Anthony Davis trade: 'Job well done' Magic Johnson appeared to try and bury the hatchet with the Los Angeles Lakers front office after the team reportedly acquired Anthony Davis in a trade with the New Orleans Pelicans....
22:39 2019-06-17

Arvind Kejriwal Praises Arun Jaitley In Tweet Wishing Him Speedy Recovery Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal wished a speedy recovery and a healthy life to senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley, who on Wednesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to excuse himself from being......
03:52 2019-05-30

Pence praises courage of Polish people on 80th anniversary of start of World War II Leaders from Germany, Ukraine and other countries joined the vice president at the commemoration. Russia’s Vladimir Putin was not invited following tensions with Polish leaders....
01:00 2019-09-02

Barack Obama Praises Sikh Man Who Wore Rainbow Turban At Pride March A San Diego-based neuroscientist who is celebrating this year's Pride Month with a rainbow turban has found support from former US President Barack Obama....
11:26 2019-06-05

Watch" Donald Trump praises 'integrity,' 'devotion' of Air Force Academy graduates President Donald Trump praised nearly 1,000 Air Force cadets for their "integrity, devotion and commitment" during their commencement ceremony Thursday in Colorado Springs....
22:39 2019-05-30

Scarborough says Trump 'knows he's slipping' mentally, Brzezinski praises Pelosi: She's 'sharp as a tack' Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski agreed Friday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is "sharp as a tack" while President Trump's mental capacity has "completely changed."...
19:39 2019-05-24

National Weather Service director praises Birmingham staff who contradicted Trump The top official at the National Weather Service broke ranks and praised the Birmingham office for accurately forecasting Hurricane Dorian in the face of President Trump inaccurately warning Alabama could get hit hard by the storm....
23:39 2019-09-09

Akshay Kumar Praises Mumbai Civic Body, Trolled For Canada Citizenship Twitter users and online trolls raked up Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar's Canadian citizenship after he tweeted today saying Mumbai's municipal body would accept suggestions and grievances on the......
05:52 2019-07-08

'Viva Colombia!': Brailsford praises Egan Bernal after Tour de France win – video Team Ineos general manager Dave Brailsford chose a very specific shade of yellow to celebrate his team's latest Tour de France victory as he sported a Colombia football shirt in honour of Egan Bernal's win. Brailsford has become accustomed to toasting victory on the Champs-Élysées but his team's sev...
18:13 2019-07-31

Acting DHS secretary says AOC's border facility statements 'not accurate,' praises agents' work Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's, D-N.Y., claim migrants being held at a Texas border facility had to drink from a toilet is inaccurate, according to acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan....
03:52 2019-07-04

Dia Mirza Praises Congress Lawmaker For Raising Assam's Coal Mining Issue Actress Dia Mirza is all praises for Congress lawmaker Pradyut Bordoloi who represents Nowgong in Assam after he raised the issue of illegal coal mining in the Lok Sabha during zero hour....
19:13 2019-07-04

Trump praises U.S. economy amid China spat, vows to back farmers U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday dismissed concerns over a protracted trade war with China, saying the United States was "in a very strong position," a day after his administration ratcheted up tensions by labeling Beijing a currency manipulator....
18:39 2019-08-06

George Soros Praises President Trump's Action Against Huawei Which Will Definitely Confuse MAGAholes George Soros praised President Donald Trump’s strong stance against China and the telecom giant Huawei late Monday in a new op-ed for the Wall Street Journal. And it’s a safe bet that this will confuse a lot of Trump supporters. Read more......
14:13 2019-09-10

Pope praises Trump-Kim meeting as significant gesture, raises hopes for peace Pope Francis praised on Sunday the meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and said he hoped it would lead to peace....
13:39 2019-06-30

Taylor Swift Has the ''Biggest Smile'' After Demi Lovato Praises Her Lover Album There's no bad blood here. Demi Lovato is celebrating Labor Day (and the end of summer) on a high note. Taking to Instagram Stories on Monday morning, the 27-year-old shared the......
21:52 2019-09-02

Trump Praises Military In Fourth Of July Speech As Tanks, Jets Assemble It was a setting tailor-made for President Donald Trump to launch into a partisan address, with a VIP crowd in front of him that included Republican donors and a display of military armor and aircraft......
03:26 2019-07-05

Henry Kissinger assesses Trump's 'Deal of the Century' for Mideast, praises Israeli PM Famed former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger will mark his 96th birthday Monday, but he hasn't retired from sharing his insights on global affairs....
15:39 2019-05-24

Fox News host Tucker Carlson praises Elizabeth Warren's economic policies Conservative news show anchor praises the Democratic 2020 election candidate for promoting ‘economic patriotism’ Conservative news show anchor Tucker Carlson has praised Democratic 2020 presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren’s economic policy plan, which Warren has called a proposal for “economic p...
05:13 2019-06-07

Elijah Cummings draws red line on impeachment, praises 'phenomenal' Pelosi's handling House Oversight Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings, D-Md., maintained his hesitation towards impeaching the president on Wednesday -- but said that he would pursue proceedings if his administration disobeys a court order....
02:00 2019-08-08

Trump renews attack on Ilhan Omar, praises crowd at North Carolina rally President Trump on Friday appeared to walk back regrets he’d expressed a day earlier over the “Send her back!” chants at his North Carolina MAGA rally aimed at Somali-born Rep. Ilhan Omar. “No,” Trump replied in the Oval Office when asked by reporters if he was unhappy with the chanting. “You know w...
21:52 2019-07-19

UN chief praises impact of Palestine refugee agency as ‘our common success’, at key pledging conference The work of the UN body responsible for assisting Palestine refugees, UNRWA, which has allowed millions of children to receive an education that promotes UN values of human rights and tolerance, as well as democracy and conflict resolution, should be viewed “not only as our common responsibility, bu...
18:39 2019-06-27

US Open: Phil Mickelson belts 370-yard drive, posts third-round 75, praises USGA Phil Mickelson had some impressive shots in third round of US Open at Pebble Beach, but his back nine was littered with bogeys.        ...
03:52 2019-06-16

Pledging ongoing UN support during visit to cyclone-hit areas, Guterres praises resilience of Mozambicans Determined children learning in classes without roofs, resilient women farming without tools or much land, and grateful people who survived a cyclone that destroyed their livelihoods; on is final day in cyclone-hit Mozambique, UN chief António Guterres witnessed a show of people’s strength....
23:39 2019-07-12

Netanyahu slams 'vicious terrorists' over murder of soldier, 19; Hamas praises 'heroic operation' Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu denounced the killing of a 19-year-old soldier in West Bank as a terror attack as Palestinian terror groups praised the “heroic and bold” killing....
08:26 2019-08-09

Megan Rapinoe praises England while teammate supports Trump criticism | Suzanne Wrack USA star wary of ‘super-clinical’ Lionesses as Ali Krieger says Rapinoe doesn’t stand alone in stance on Donald TrumpPhil Neville’s “Are you ready to win the World Cup?” challenge to his players does not rile Megan Rapinoe. “If you’re at this stage of the tournament and you’re not trying to win the ...
03:13 2019-06-30

George Soros praises Trump's China policy but urges hard line on Huawei Liberal donor George Soros praised President Trump's policy on China Tuesday and warned against backtracking on it by granting Beijing concessions relating to the telecom company Huawei. Soros urged lawmakers to prevent Trump from using Huawei as a bargaining chip in upcoming trade negotiations....
15:00 2019-09-10

Kim Jong Un praises Trump for being first US president to visit North Korea, calls it ‘courageous and determined act’ PANMUNJOM, Korea (AP) — Kim Jong Un praises Trump for being first US president to visit North Korea, calls it ‘courageous and determined act’ The post Kim Jong Un praises Trump for being first US president to visit North Korea, calls it ‘courageous and determined act’ appeare...
14:13 2019-06-30

Bernie Sanders accuses Walmart of paying 'starvation wages,' attacks the CEO's pay, and praises Amazon (WMT) Reuters Sen. Bernie Sanders accused Walmart on Wednesday of paying "starvation wages" and urged the company to increase its starting wages to $15 an hour from $11 an hour. "Walmart can afford to pay its employees a living wage of at least $15 an hour," he said at the company's shareholders meeting...
01:00 2019-06-06

Portugal’s Bernardo Silva eyes Nations League glory and praises João Félix • Portugal face Switzerland in first semi-final on Wednesday• Teenager Félix is being tracked by Silva’s Manchester CityManchester City’s Bernardo Silva wants to end a memorable season with a bang by helping Portugal win the Nations League final.The 24-year-old shone during his second season at the ...
00:39 2019-06-05

Chicago FOP president praises officers who gave up holiday time to patrol streets, stem gun violence The president of Chicago's Fraternal Order of Police praised the 1,500 officers who gave up their holiday to patrol the streets and help lower the number of shootings. ...
20:39 2019-07-08

Lisa Rinna praises daughter Delilah Belle Hamlin for revealing mental health struggles "Thankfully we found the appropriate therapies and overtime she is doing much much better," Lisa Rinna said of daughter Delilah Belle Hamlin.        ...
20:00 2019-07-23

Verizon Media Group CEO Praises Yahoo Sports' Important Coverage, Like This Syndicated Wire Story Verizon Media Group CEO K. Guru Gowrappan began his memo to staff today by praising Yahoo Sports for writing a story on the theme of the Women’s World Cup: equity. It was a nice thought, but Yahoo Sports didn’t even write that story....
03:00 2019-06-22

Trump praises N.J. lawmakers for balking at a tax increase on millionaires, complains of ‘ridiculously high’ taxes in New York In tweets, the president weighed in the New Jersey budget process and complained that Democratic politicians are hurting his children and businesses in Manhattan....
20:26 2019-07-01

Venus Williams Reacts to Stunning Wimbledon Loss as 15-Year-Old Coco Gauff Praises Her ''Idol'' Venus Williams is reacting to her shocking loss in the first round at Wimbledon. Following the match in which she lost to Cori "Coco" Gauff, the five-time Wimbledon champ sat......
00:39 2019-07-02

Obama Praises Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens for ‘Fidelity to Our Highest Ideals’ Former President Barack Obama has praised retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, who died Tuesday, saying that the late jurist “heard cases with a level of grace, humility and fidelity to our highest ideals that we should hope all our public servants strive for.” Stevens was th...
01:26 2019-07-18

Trump praises G20 successes, blasts Jimmy Carter, Kamala Harris in wide-ranging remarks An upbeat but tired-seeming President Trump wrapped up his two days of whirlwind diplomacy at the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan on Saturday with a press conference praising his “tremendous” meetings with world leaders. “We put together a lot of ideas and a lot of challenges in the fut...
14:39 2019-06-29

Whoopi Goldberg praises George Bush on immigration efforts after 'View' co-hosts bash Trump Co-hosts on "The View" were irate on Thursday as they reacted to news that the Trump administration had decided to cut English classes and other services for migrant children in U.S. custody....
23:39 2019-06-06

Rep. Ayanna Pressley praises UMass Boston graduates as ‘Trump’s worst nightmare’ at commencement ceremony Freshmen Rep. Ayanna Presley, D-Mass., praised University of Massachusetts Boston graduates as being “President Trump’s worst nightmare” during her commencement address on Friday....
00:26 2019-06-03

Acting DHS secretary praises White House deal with Mexico on immigration, defends Trump's tariff threat Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan on Sunday praised the recent deal reached by the United States and Mexico to handle the migration situation along the two countries’ shared border, while downplaying the criticism of President Trump for threatening to impose tariffs on...
18:00 2019-06-09

Hannity praises Trump's 'genius setup' against Dems, claims president setting trap with 'nonstory' about foreign info Fox News' Sean Hannity supported President Trump's comments Wednesday that he would be willing to listen to a foreign government if they approached him with information on a political opponent, calling it a "genius setup" by the president....
04:39 2019-06-13

"Great, Great Woman": Trump Praises Queen Elizabeth During UK Visit Donald Trump hailed Queen Elizabeth II as a "great, great woman" as the British monarch threw a lavish banquet for the US president on Monday to kick off his three-day state visit....
06:26 2019-06-04

See Scott Disick Sing "Sister" Khloe Kardashian's Praises: "Khloe's Been Through a Lot!" Khloe Kardashian is all about keeping it real for reality TV. The Revenge Body star expressed this sentiment while speaking with E! News' own Justin Sylvester. As Keeping Up With the......
12:13 2019-06-28

Kirron Kher Praises Rohit Sharma With "Sharma Ji Ka Beta" Post Rohit Sharma has found himself many admirers after smashing a record five centuries in a single World Cup. The long list also includes actress and parliamentarian Kirron Kher, who took to Instagram on......
23:26 2019-07-09

Meghan McCain praises UK protesters' attempt to troll Trump with giant 'USS John McCain' stunt "View" host Meghan McCain and her mother Cindy both appreciated British protesters' attempts to bother the president by projecting an image of a massive red hat that bore the name of the USS John S. McCain -- a subject of tension between McCain and the president....
19:00 2019-06-05

Katherine Schwarzenegger praises 'strong family' after funeral of Saoirse Kennedy Hill Katherine Schwarzenegger is expressing gratitude for her family, shortly after the funeral of kin Saoirse Kennedy Hill.        ...
16:00 2019-08-07

Favreau praises 'wonderful' Beyonce performance Director Jon Favreau praised Beyonce's performance in his remake of "The Lion King" at the film's London premiere. Other stars in attendance included Elton John, Pharrell Williams and Billy Eichner. (July 15)        ...
19:39 2019-07-15

Trump praises military: 'The future belongs to us' President Donald Trump celebrated America as "the most exceptional nation in the history of the world" in a Fourth of July commemoration before a soggy, cheering crowd of spectators. He spoke on the grounds of the Lincoln Memorial Thursday. (July 4)        ...
10:13 2019-07-05

A dad prayed his daughter would be healed or die. Now he praises a 'third option' A Texas father said a doctor told him his daughter with Alobar Holoprosencephaly had "no chance" of a "meaningful life." This set him on a journey.        ...
18:26 2019-06-28

Bolton praises 'pressure campaign against Iran' The U.S. will not waver from its course of maximum pressure against Iran, White House national security adviser John Bolton said Monday, as the nuclear deal between Iran and world powers appears unraveling with the Trump administration's pullout. (July 8)        ...
04:52 2019-07-09

Gwen Stefani praises boyfriend and 'favorite human' Blake Shelton on his 43rd birthday Shelton celebrated his 43rd birthday Tuesday with an aquarium date in Chicago with Stefani, who shouted him out in a birthday post on Instagram.        ...
20:13 2019-06-19

Walmart CEO praises Amazon and reveals what he admires most about the tech giant as the companies go head-to-head with Prime Day sales (WMT) Gareth Patterson / AP Images Walmart CEO Doug McMillon on Monday praised Amazon as the companies battle over competing sales on Prime Day. McMillon also admitted that Walmart "fell behind" on e-commerce and has been "playing catch-up." Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Walmart CE...
16:00 2019-07-16

| Jose Mourinho sings the praises of Bafana Bafana Legendary former Chelsea and Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho has praised Bafana Bafana for their performance in beating Egypt at the Africa Cup of Nations....
15:00 2019-07-08

Robert Griffin III praises Andrew Luck's 'courage' to go out on his own terms Robert Griffin III, who is now a backup with the Baltimore Ravens, praised Andrew Luck for leaving the Colts and the NFL on his own terms.       ...
22:13 2019-08-25

Justin Bieber's longtime manager Scooter Braun praises his 'courage,' slams media coverage Justin Bieber received an outpouring of support from friends, including manager Scooter Braun, after a post about his ongoing battle for mental health        ...
09:52 2019-09-04

'A cricket machine with a human interior' Steve Smith may seem like a cricketing machine, but there is an entirely human interior to arguably the best player since Donald Bradman, says Australian commentator Geoff Lemon....
10:13 2019-08-12

How cricket in India became one of the most valuable opportunities in sports The Indian Premier League, or IPL, is a relatively new league, but it is already one of the richest cricket tournaments on the planet. In 2018, the IPL was valued at $6.3 billion, according to financial advisory firm Duff & Phelps....
18:52 2019-07-13

Why we flew a blimp during the finals of the ICC Cricket World Cup Freshwork's #Cricket4Life campaign was an opportunity to support two causes their employees & customers are passionate about -- cricket and fighting hunger.Read More...
17:52 2019-08-01

| Stokes is the 'Special One' for England cricket, says Botham After Ben Stokes' astonishing match-winning innings in the third Ashes Test against Australia, Ian Botham has anoited him English cricket's 'Special One'....
22:52 2019-08-27

County cricket: Yorkshire v Hampshire and more – live! Live updates from day one of the latest round of gamesJason Holder: ‘We can bring people of West Indies closer’And get in touch BTL, via email or tweet @tjaldred 11.10am BST A hundred first-class wickets for Harry Podmore! Porter lbw 1 and Essex on the edge of all out - 303/9. 11.05am BST There’s a ...
12:26 2019-05-28

McCullum Announces Retirement From All Forms Of Cricket Brendon McCullum has spent the past few years playing in T20 competitions across the globe, his final stint coming with the Toronto Nationals in GT20 Canada....
21:26 2019-08-05

England v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup – live! Cricket World Cup updates from Old TraffordCheck out the latest Cricket World Cup standingsAnd you can email Tim here or tweet him here 9.38am BST Morning everyone and welcome to the 24th match in a World Cup group stage that is like Celine Dion’s heart: it will go on. Today England face Afghanistan...
10:52 2019-06-18

Kiran More Appointed Interim USA Cricket Coach The USA Cricket has also appointed former India spinner Sunil Joshi as spin bowling advisor, and Pravin Amre and Kieran Powell as advisors for the batting department....
00:39 2019-07-14

Just not cricket: Australian charged $68,000 for a beer in Britain An Australian cricket journalist in Britain for the Ashes test series is claiming to have drunk "the most expensive beer in history" after being charged nearly A$100,000 ($68,120) for the tipple....
14:26 2019-09-06

Trump "Fan" In Telangana Credits Him For India's Win Over Pak In Cricket A young man from Telangana's Konnea village, who unveiled a six-feet statue of US President Donald Trump last week, said on Wednesday that he believes Donald Trump had something to do with India's win......
06:13 2019-06-20

County cricket: Sussex bowl out Middlesex for just 75 Warwickshire’s Rob Yates and Durham’s Alex Lees racked up big scores while Middlesex were skittled for 75 at Hove 8.16pm BST County Championship cricket returned for a one-off August special, and strained every sinew to grab a little attention from Lord’s. In the crucial second division game at Hove...
22:26 2019-08-18

Scooter Braun praises Taylor Swift’s new album 'Lover' as 'brilliant' following feud No "Bad Blood" between Scooter Braun and Taylor Swift? The music mogul took to Twitter to congratulate the "Lover" singer on her new album.        ...
18:52 2019-08-23

Head Of Cricket Rahul Dravid To Take Charge At NCA On July 1 Rahul Dravid will move to a bigger cricketing role on Monday when he takes charge of the National Cricket Academy in Bangalore on a two-year contract....
16:26 2019-06-29

India v Pakistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Keep up with all the action from Old TraffordListen to the latest Spin podcastFeel free to email Tim or to tweet @TimdeLisle 10.43am BST 2nd over: India 9-0 (Rahul 0, Sharma 9) Runs! Off the inside edge. Hassan Ali’s nip-backer defeats Rohit Sharma, but he manages a Harrow prod. When Hassan strays ...
11:52 2019-06-16

Australia v Bangladesh: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at Trent BridgeTalking points after the first half of the tournamentAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 1.12pm BST 39th over: Australia 237-1 (Warner 123, Khawaja 52) Warner thinks that it’s go time against Mustafizur. He backs away and tries to sla...
14:26 2019-06-20

Pro athlete trades cricket for a life in India's wilderness It's been 30 years since Saad Bin Jung traded his career as a first-class cricket player for a life in the wilderness. Today, he spends his days photographing wildlife at The Bison, a luxurious ecotourism resort....
08:39 2019-06-10

Bangladesh Doctor Says He Was Moved After Criticising Cricket Captain Mohsin Uddin, a deputy secretary of the country's health ministry who signed the transfer order, said it was "only an administrative decision", and rejected any suggestion it was a punishment....
16:39 2019-06-30

India v Australia: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the game at the OvalListen to the Spin podcast | World Cup tableAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 11.21am BST 11th over: India 44-0 (Rohit 13, Dhawan 28) First look at spin-ish with Finch turning to Glenn Maxwell for some variety and he’s rewarded with a very tidy over. There’s s...
12:26 2019-06-09

Pakistan v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at HeadingleyHow they stand: the latest World Cup tableAnd you can email Tom here or tweet him here 11.19am BST 11th over: Afghanistan 51-2 (Rahmat 30, Ikram 2) More spin, Mohammad Hafeez replacing Shaheen. The 18-year-old Ikram finally gets off the mark with...
12:39 2019-06-29

England v Sri Lanka: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at HeadingleyTatenda Taibu: ‘I should have been Zimbabwe’s poster boy’And send your thoughts to rob.smyth@theguardian.com 1.21pm BST 43rd over: Sri Lanka 188-5 (Mathews 55, de Silva 28) Root off, Wood on. Mathews inside edges a swipe just past his leg stump a...
14:39 2019-06-21

Cricket World Cup: Even players are struggling to watch the tournament on TV It was a terrific weekend in the Cricket World Cup. England were brilliant in brushing Bangladesh aside, then The Oval — the tournament's beating heart — hosted the first meeting between two of the superpowers....
14:13 2019-06-10

County cricket: Yorkshire v Hampshire final day and more – live! Updates from Headingley and around the groundsGet in touch below the line or tweet @tykestravels 11.22am BST Worcestershire have lost their first wicket at New Road - Tom Fell nibbling at a delivery from Tim Murtagh and edging to Sam Robson at slip, leaving them at 5-1 in pursuit of 353. We are due ...
12:39 2019-05-30

Man Files Petition To Ban Pak Cricket Team After Defeat To India A dejected Pakistani fan has filed a petition in the Gujranwala Civil Court against Pakistan's cricket team, seeking a ban on the squad as well as the sacking of the selection committee following the......
20:39 2019-06-18

Will England's World Cup Run Inspire A New Generation Of Cricket Fans? According to the England and Wales Cricket Board's own research, just 5 per cent of British children aged six to 15 list cricket in their top two favourite sports....
00:39 2019-07-14

England v India: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from Edgbaston, 10.30am (BST) startKohli says England are struggling to handle tournament pressureFeel free to email Rob your thoughts 9.59am BST Always with the Smiths“Last night I watched Johnny Marr play This Charming Man at Glastonbury,” says Phil Smith. “This morning all I have on ...
11:13 2019-06-30

County cricket: Essex win after bowling out Kent for 40 – as it happened Sam Cook took seven for 23 as Kent posted their lowest total at the St Lawrence ground but Essex only claimed victory by the skin of their teeth 8.45pm BST A ridiculous match at Canterbury finished with Essex winning by three wickets to extend their lead at the top of Division One. Twenty-six wicket...
05:52 2019-08-21

India v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Over-by-over coverage of the match played at SouthamptonEngland’s Headingley horror show – The Spin PodcastAny thoughts? You can email Tim | Tweet @TimdeLisle 10.41am BST 3rd over: India 7-0 (Rahul 6, Sharma 1) An even thriftier over and another moral victory for Mujeeb as Rahul plays a curious shot...
11:52 2019-06-22

England win Cricket World Cup after super-over drama against New Zealand • New Zealand 241-8; England 241 all out• England win super over to claim World Cup for first time• Latest reaction to England winning the World Cup This was the most astonishing, fortuitous, preposterous climax to any cricket match I’ve witnessed, let alone a World Cup final. Only the Kiwis could h...
21:39 2019-07-14

"From Economy To Cricket, It Is All Depressing": Pakistan Chief Justice Pakistan's chief justice Asif Saeed Khosa Wednesday lamented that Pakistanis were only hearing "depressing" news these days -- on the state of the economy, politics and even from the cricket field....
22:26 2019-06-19

Cricket World Cup: England's Jason Roy to miss next two matches Opener Jason Roy will miss England's next two World Cup matches, with captain Eoin Morgan not ruling out calling up Alex Hales later in the tournament....
03:52 2019-06-18

W2W4 this week: Top teams in action at ICC Cricket World Cup Ten teams. Forty-eight matches. Forty-six days. The 12th ICC Cricket World Cup kicks off this week. Here's what you should be paying attention to in Week 1....
22:39 2019-05-27

England’s Mark Wood confident he will be fit for Cricket World Cup • Fast bowler left the field early on Saturday• Initial results of scan on left foot were positiveThe England fast bowler Mark Wood is confident he will be fit to take part in the Cricket World Cup after an anxious weekend. Wood pulled up sore after one ball of his fourth over during the warm-up mat...
22:52 2019-05-26

Australia v Pakistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the game at the County Ground, TauntonKeep up with all the County Championship actionAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 11.10am BST 9th over: Australia 49-0 (Finch 22, Warner 24) Wahab Riaz is the fourth Pakistan quick to try to exploit what should be favourable conditions but he ...
12:13 2019-06-12

Cricket World Cup final will be on free-to-air TV if England qualify - Sky The Cricket World Cup final at Lord's on July 14 will be shown on free-to-air television in England if the hosts reach the final, Sky has said, after widespread criticism over the lack of free-to-air coverage of the sport's biggest event....
15:39 2019-07-05

England the ‘benchmark’ in one-day cricket, says Australia’s Justin Langer • Coach Langer: ‘England are going to be really hard to beat’• Australia’s Peter Handscomb in for World Cup semi-finalJustin Langer, the Australia head coach, has lavished England with praise before their World Cup semi-final, describing them as the “benchmark” side in one-day cricket. Related: Aust...
20:39 2019-07-09

India-New Zealand 3rd match abandoned at Cricket World Cup NOTTINGHAM, England (AP) — India and New Zealand came to Nottingham unbeaten and will leave unbeaten after their Cricket World Cup group match was abandoned on Thursday because of persistent showers. Organizers finally gave up while it was raining at 3 p.m., 4 1/2 hours after the scheduled start at ...
17:13 2019-06-13

Joe Root must give up T20 cricket if he is to stand tall again for England The easy response to England's Ashes surrender would be to sack the captain. After all, this was Joe Root's second defeat to Australia in two attempts since taking over 32 Tests ago....
18:13 2019-09-10

Cricket World Cup win ‘is huge chance’ to get more children playing Governing body ECB urged to address ‘struggling’ state of grassroots gameEnglish cricket’s governing body has been urged to capitalise on the national team’s dramatic World Cup victory to increase the number of children playing the game.A lack of playing spaces in cities and cricket being confined t...
22:26 2019-07-15

Ex-UK PM May prompts storm over knighthood for cricket hero Boycott Former British Prime Minister Theresa May has chosen Geoffrey Boycott, one of her cricket heroes, for a knighthood, attracting criticism from domestic abuse charities....
06:00 2019-09-11

Cricket 19 review – exemplary sports sim steps up to the crease PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC; Big Ant Studios/Maximum GamesDelivering all the funky play any bowler or batsman could desire, this virtual leather-on-willow is the best cricket game yetGamers rarely get to hear the thwack of virtual leather on willow these days. But in the midst of a huge summer for c...
13:13 2019-06-13

New Zealand v Australia: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at Lord’sPakistan v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup – live!Any thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 1.09pm BST Two changes for the Kiwis, with pacer Matt Henry making way for leg-spinner Ish Sodhi, and opening bat Colin Munro dropped for Henry Nicholls af...
14:13 2019-06-29

Afghanistan set New Zealand 173 to win: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at TauntonEngland beat Bangladesh by 106 runs in CardiffAnd feel free to email Tanya or tweet @tjaldred 7.36pm BST 21st over: New Zealand 97-2 (Williamson 40, Taylor 26) Gulbadin bowls a no ball because there aren’t enough fielders in the circle and to make i...
20:39 2019-06-08

Bangladesh v India: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at EdgbastonCounty cricket: the action from around the grounds – live!And you can email Daniel here or tweet @DanielHarris 1.24pm BST Yep, this new one works well! Mustafizur rolls his fingers over one, it sticks in the pitch a little, and Pandya guides expe...
14:26 2019-07-02

How hard would it be to correct the slope of Lord’s cricket ground? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsDuring the incredible Cricket World Cup final on Sunday, TV commentators repeatedly referred to the slope of the Lord’s ground. Why don’t they jus...
18:13 2019-07-16

The colour and drama of the Cricket World Cup – photo essay Guardian and Observer photographer Tom Jenkins spent seven weeks working on the Cricket World Cup from the first game between South Africa and England at the Oval to the dramatic finale at Lord’s. His images here focus on the friendly and colourful tournament that showcased the country’s multicultur...
22:52 2019-07-16

England v New Zealand: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the crunch game at Chester-le-StreetMorgan tells England to focus on vital victory The Women’s Ashes and Steve Smith’s neck – The Spin podcastEmail rob.smyth@theguardian.com with any thoughts 10.42am BST 3rd over: England 25-0 (Roy 11, Bairstow 10) Tim Southee, whose swing bowling ...
11:52 2019-07-03

England v Pakistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from Trent Bridge, 10.30am (BST) startEngland ready to exploit Pakistan’s fragilityFeel free to email Tim to tweet @TimdeLisle your thoughts 10.18am BST “I know it’s early days,” says Bob O’Hara, “but I think the ICC should be congratulated for deciding to only have 10 teams, ensuring t...
11:26 2019-06-03

England's Moeen Ali Takes Break From Cricket After Ashes Axe Moeen Ali struggled with his off-spin, taking three wickets for 172 runs across Australia's two innings, failing to take advantage of a pitch that ought to have suited him....
19:00 2019-08-13

'This is England': nation unites to rejoice in Cricket World Cup win Outpouring of euphoria across England after unprecedented victory against New Zealand at Lord’s“Incredible … Indescribable … You couldn’t make it up.”England’s cricket players and fans have been struggling to sum up their emotions after the team won an extraordinary World Cup final against New Zeala...
06:00 2019-07-15

Cricket World Cup final could yet be shown on free-to-air platform • Sky executives understood to be considering one-off move• Options include online streaming of Lord’s final on 14 JulyThe Cricket World Cup final could yet be shown on a free-to-air platform in the UK, with the rights holder, Sky, understood to be considering making the match available to non-subsc...
00:13 2019-06-14

Cricket World Cup 2019: Afghanistan v Australia – live! Updates from the match at BristolNew Zealand chasing 137 to beat Sri LankaListen to the Spin podcast | World Cup tableAny thoughts? Email or tweet @sjjperry 2.24pm BST 11th over: Afghanistan 45-2 (Rahmat 26, Shahidi 14)Shahidi breaks the 140kph-imposed shackles, and biffs Coulter-Nile for four throu...
15:39 2019-06-01

Kamal Nath's Dig At BJP's Akash Vijayvargiya Involves A Cricket Bat Days after BJP legislator Akash Vijayvargiya thrashed a municipal officer with a cricket bat, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath took an apparent dig at him by saying, "Cricket bat should be......
21:26 2019-06-28

Cricket World Cup: Why the India-Pakistan contest is more than just sport More than a billion people followed the India-Pakistan Cricket World Cup match in Manchester, England on TV, radio and online. What makes the cricketing rivalry between the two South Asian neighbors so exciting?...
23:39 2019-06-16

| Ponting calls for cricket to ditch neutral umpires Ricky Ponting called for cricket to ditch its requirement to have neutral umpires after a number of incorrect decisions in the first Test of the Ashes....
12:26 2019-08-03

British PM May hosts victorious England cricket team British Prime Minister Theresa May hosted the World Cup-winning England cricket team in the garden of her Downing Street residence on Monday, after a "brilliant performance" that her spokesman said would live forever in the country's sporting history....
21:00 2019-07-15

Bangladesh v New Zealand: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup action from the Oval, 1.30pm BST startSouth Africa v India – live! Follow it on our OBO reportEmail your thoughts to Nick here or tweet @NickMiller79 3.18pm BST We’re into the guts of the World Cup now. After a few initial games that were troublingly one-sided, we’ve now enjoyed so...
14:00 2019-06-05

‘I was the naked cricket model who posed for Francis Bacon’ The artist’s friend Barry Joule says it was his physique that helped inspire a 1980s series of cricket nudesThey were some of the most arresting images Francis Bacon created: a series of paintings mainly featuring a male torso and legs, naked except for sports shoes and cricket pads.The model for th...
20:39 2019-09-14

England v Australia: Cricket World Cup warmup – live! Listen to the new episode of our podcast, The SpinFear and loathing in English cricket’s fraying heartlandAnd you can email Rob here with your thoughts 10.09am BST Australia (11 bat, 11 bowl) Finch (c), Khawaja, Warner, Smith, Marsh, Stoinis, Carey (wk), Coulter-Nile, Lyon, Zampa, Richardson, Behren...
11:13 2019-05-25

South Africa v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the game in CardiffSri Lanka v Australia – live! Follow the OBO report nowEngland win, rain delays and autocorrect – The Spin podcastAnd feel free to email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 1.58pm BST Apparently this rain is not expected to linger long, so this will be but...
15:13 2019-06-15

Sri Lanka v Australia: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at the OvalListen to our new podcast, The Spin, and a new episodeAny thoughts? Email Jonathan or tweet @JPHowcroft 12.11pm BST 25th over: Australia 110-2 (Finch 67, Smith 2) Any thoughts of that mighty hit breaking the shackles are quickly dashed by de Silva’...
13:26 2019-06-15

Cricket World Cup 2019: Guardian writers’ predictions Victory for England, fireworks from Chris Gayle and a Sri Lankan meltdown: our pundits set out their forecasts for a month and a half of ODIsVic Marks Australia. England may have the batsmen but Australia, if they’re fit and firing, have the bowlers in Starc and Cummins, plus a highly motivated Warn...
13:52 2019-05-29

Prithvi Shaw banned from cricket after doping violation Prithvi Shaw, one of India's most promising cricket stars, has been banned from the sport until the middle of November after testing positive for a prohibited substance....
18:26 2019-07-31

India is already the big winner from the Cricket World Cup even before a ball has been bowled The Cricket World Cup is one of the biggest sporting events this year. Host nation England start the tournament as favorites, but India is hoping to not only take home the trophy, but a big share of the returns....
15:00 2019-05-29

Why India vs Pakistan at the World Cup is the hottest ticket in cricket India and Pakistan have a fraught relationship at the best of times, but when it comes to cricket, the competition takes on a whole different agenda....
10:13 2019-06-14

India v Sri Lanka: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from Headingley, 10.30am (BST) startEngland’s action plan for World Cup gloryGet in touch! Email Tim with your thoughts 10.47am BST Boom boom Bumrah! After nine dots, even Karunaratne gets frustrated and has a waft outside off. A bottom edge and Dhoni barely has to move. 10.43am BST 3rd over...
12:00 2019-07-06

The Latest: Cricket abuzz as bees swarm game in Durham LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Day 30 of the Cricket World Cup (all times local): 8 p.m. South Africa captain Faf du Plessis joined his teammates lying face down on the ground as a swarm of bees descended on Chester-le-Street and briefly halted their game against Sri Lanka. It was an odd sight, with al...
22:39 2019-06-28

Zimbabwe Cricket Board Suspended, Interim Panel Formed An interim committee to run cricket has been announced and will have David Ellman-Brown, Ahmed Ibrahim, Charlie Robertson, Cyprian Mandenge as its members....
09:13 2019-06-22

Cricket: Busy bees interrupt South Africa and Sri Lanka … again A swarm of bees forced the players of South Africa and Sri Lanka to dive onto the ground during their Cricket World Cup clash at the Riverside Stadium on Friday -- but for many on the pitch there was a sense of deja vu....
03:52 2019-06-29

Sri Lanka v South Africa: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from Chester-le-StreetBairstow blasts critics ‘waiting for England to fail’And you can drop Adam an email or tweet @collinsadam 2.13pm BST 49th over: Sri Lanka 198-9 (Lakmal 3, Malinga 0) Well, it should have been two-in-two to finish and complete the innings, Lakmal giving...
15:26 2019-06-28

Boring and lifeless: Cricket NSW slams plans for drop-in pitch at the SCG SCG Trust is considering a drop-in pitch at the behest of the AFLCricket NSW is strongly opposed to the changeCricket NSW is opposing moves to use drop-in pitches at the SCG, fearing it will result in boring cricket which will turn off spectators.The Sydney Cricket Ground Trust, at the behest of the...
03:52 2019-07-02

British PM Theresa May To Host Victorious Cricket Team Of England British Prime Minister Theresa May will host the victorious England cricket team at her Downing Street office later on Monday, after a "brilliant performance" that will live forever in the country's......
17:00 2019-07-15

County cricket: Yorkshire v Surrey, Somerset v Hampshire and more – live! County Championship updates from around the groundsSri Lanka v West Indies: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live!And you can get in touch BTL or tweet @tykestravels 12.48pm BST Keshav Maharaj, Yorkshire’s new short-term overseas, is into the attack as Surrey advance to 139-2. Maharaj, the South African lef...
14:13 2019-07-01

"Grandmother India": Amul's Tribute To Viral 87-Year-Old Cricket Fan Amul India has paid tribute to the viral 87-year-old cricket fan Charulata Patel, who was seen cheering for India against Bangladesh in the ongoing ICC Men's Cricket World Cup 2019....
13:26 2019-07-04

County cricket: Lancs v Leicestershire, Surrey v Somerset and more – live! Live coverage from around the county groundsEmail, tweet or get in touch below the line 2.47pm BST Mullaney gets a couple and Warwickshire reach 311 for seven before the rain falls again. Only Durham v Derby ploughs on. Derby 109-2, trail Durham by 184. Godleman 60 not out. Oh the glamour! pic.twitt...
15:52 2019-06-04

England thrashes New Zealand to make Cricket World Cup semifinals Jonny Bairstow's stylish century inspired England to a 119-run victory over New Zealand at the Cricket World Cup as the host nation booked its place in the semifinals....
00:26 2019-07-04

England reach Cricket World Cup semi-finals with 119-run win over New Zealand England – finally, thrillingly, agonisingly – have secured their first Cricket World Cup semi-final spot since 1992. It will be at Edgbaston, where they have won their last 10 matches, next Thursday. Their most likely opponents are India but it could still be Australia. They must surely beat both to...
00:00 2019-07-04

Pavel Florin: cricket's newest hero in action – video Pavel Florin, a professional bodyguard by day and player-president of Romania’s Cluj cricket club in his spare time, became an overnight sensation after a video emerged of him bowling against French club Dreux in the European Cricket League, a tournament held at La Manga in Spain. The 40-year-old al...
18:13 2019-07-31

England v Australia eclipses World Cup at pinnacle of women’s cricket • Ashes series consists of three T20s, three ODIs and one Test• Australia begin their defence in first ODI at Leicester on TuesdayThe last time England women won the Ashes was in 2014: Charlotte Edwards was still the captain, neither side were professional, and the majority of the series was not eve...
21:13 2019-07-01

County cricket: Yorkshire v Somerset, Essex v Warwickshire and more – live! Updates from around the county groundsSurrey’s Virdi sends Notts spinning to another defeatHunt for legacy continues in wake of World Cup triumphYou can get in touch with Tanya by email, twitter or BTL 10.32am BST And the latest from Moeen Ali yesterday, in case you missed it. “Morgs was dead right ...
12:13 2019-07-16

England beat Bangladesh by 106 runs at Cricket World Cup – as it happened Jason Roy top-scored with 153 as England gained revenge for their 2015 World Cup defeat to Bangladesh 7.23pm BST Vic Marks’ match report is here. Related: Jason Roy century sets up comfortable World Cup victory for England 6.59pm BST Here’s Ali Martin’s thoughts on Jofra Archer from Cardiff. Relat...
20:39 2019-06-08

County cricket: Yorkshire v Essex, Lancs v Leicestershire and more – live! County Championship updates from around the groundsEngland v Pakistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live!Email Tanya here, tweet @tjaldred or join the discussion below 12.09pm BST Cameron Bancroft gone for 18, another for Rampaul at Chester-le-Street. Wonder how he feels, captaining struggling Durham as...
13:26 2019-06-03

Sri Lanka v West Indies: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the Riverside in DurhamCounty cricket – live! Follow all the action around the groundsAnd feel free to email rob.smyth@theguardian.com 1.06pm BST 34th over: Sri Lanka 201-3 (Fernando 56, Mathews 0) Avishka Fernando continues to charm the cognoscenti, and the OBO commun...
14:13 2019-07-01

Steve Smith says after Ashes century: ‘I didn’t know if I’d play cricket again’ • Australia batsman reveals he lost love for sport during ban• Smith’s 144 against England was more than half his side’s runsSteve Smith shrugged off the boos to score a masterful comeback century that, combined with a series-threatening injury to Jimmy Anderson, leaves England battling for control ...
02:13 2019-08-02

Cricket World Cup: England stars must show they can shine when the heat is on It was defeat to Bangladesh in Adelaide four years ago that flicked a switch and convinced England to radically alter their approach to one-day cricket. And it was at Cardiff two years on, this time against Pakistan, that their brave new white-ball strategy failed to cope with the pressure of a glob...
13:39 2019-06-07

Prince Harry Opens Cricket World Cup With a Few Adorable Fans Prince Harry attended the opening match of the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup on Thursday. To kick off the event, the Duke of Sussex took to the pitch at The Oval in London and welcomed fans......
18:39 2019-05-30

| Cricket SA pushing full steam ahead with domestic restructure Cricket South Africa is pushing full steam ahead with plans for a domestic restructure that will see the number of professional sides increase from six to 12....
10:39 2019-08-08

ICC Should Focus On Cricket: Gautam Gambhir Amid Row Over MS Dhoni Gloves Former India batsman and now BJP lawmaker Gautam Gambhir has come out in support of MS Dhoni in the gloves controversy, saying the International Cricket Council's (ICC) job is not to look at who is......
15:26 2019-06-08

"God Help Indian Cricket": BCCI's Notice To Dravid Upsets Ganguly Rahul Dravid is allegedly conflicted as he is the NCA Director and also employed as vice-president of India Cements group, which owns IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings....
18:26 2019-08-07

Cricket World Cup 2019 leading run scorers: Top batsmen standings The world's finest one-day batsmen are battling it out to be named top run scorer at this summer's 2019 Cricket World Cup, a tournament that looks blessed with some of the most powerful hitters the sport has ever produced....
21:00 2019-05-30

| India, Pakistan ex-cricket stars in Twitter spat over Kashmir Former stars of fierce cricket rivals India and Pakistan traded online barbs over New Delhi's explosive decision to strip restive Kashmir of its autonomous status....
16:26 2019-08-06

County cricket: Somerset v Hampshire, Yorkshire v Surrey and more – live! Day one updates from around the groundsEngland v India – live with Rob Smyth!Email, tweet or comment below the line 11.39am BST They’re back on at Sedbergh. 11.36am BST I think there is a mouse under the piano. Help!!!Blimey, Kent are giving it some welly at Canterbury - 43/0 after eight overs. That...
13:00 2019-06-30

Liam Plunkett wants Cricket World Cup final on free-to-air television • England bowler wants ‘as many people to watch it as possible’• Sky viewing figures dwarfed by Women’s football World CupLiam Plunkett has thrown his support behind the idea of the Cricket World Cup final being screened on a free-to-air platform, saying England’s players want as many people watchin...
18:26 2019-07-04

West Indies v Pakistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from Trent Bridge, 10.30am start Joy of Six: Cricket World Cup calamitiesCricket World Cup – the latest standingsEmail Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 10.56am BST 5th over: Pakistan 33-1 (Fakhar 21, Babar 9) Cottrell’s wide full toss is hammered to the rope by Babar, a filthy start to the over...
12:13 2019-05-31

Cricket World Cup Final Umpire Admits "Error": Report The umpire who awarded England six runs from a freak overthrow in the last over of the World Cup final has admitted he made an "error" and should have given one run fewer....
10:52 2019-07-21

County cricket: Wickets tumble on opening day of fixtures – as it happened The ball dominated the bat as 103 wickets fell across the two divisions of the County Championship 7.28pm BST One hundred and three wickets fell on the first September day of this year’s Championship, and yet neither the Division One leaders nor their chasing tail had a good day. Essex spent eight h...
00:13 2019-09-11

Women's World Cup match attracts bigger TV audience than cricket England’s victory over Scotland attracted average audience of 4.6 million, compared with 550,000 for men’s cricketWomen’s football is now more popular than cricket – at least when it comes to TV ratings.England’s victory over Scotland in the Women’s World Cup attracted an average audience of 4.6 mil...
21:39 2019-06-10

County cricket: Kent v Notts, Yorkshire v Warwickshire and more – live! Updates from the around the county groundsRoundup of Monday’s County Championship actionYou can email Graham here, tweet him here or get in touch BTLThe Spin: Listen to our latest World Cup podcast 10.10am BST Good morning from Clifton Park.Monday proved to be a historic day for York CC as county c...
11:39 2019-06-18

County cricket: Yorkshire v Somerset, Essex v Warwicks and more – live! Follow the action from seven County Championship matchesEngland aim to inspire youth in manner of 2005 AshesAnd you can tweet Graham or comment below the line 11.09am BST Play at Old Trafford was preceded by a minute’s silence in memory of former Lancashire captain Jack Bond, who died on Friday aged...
12:26 2019-07-13

County cricket: Somerset's Leach and Bess rip through Notts – as it happened Dom Bess took his first five-fer of 2019 for Somerset against Notts, while Toby Roland-Jones recorded career-best figures for Middlesex 8.10pm BST At Taunton, Dom Bess and Jack Leach whistled through what had seemed a promising Nottinghamshire batting performance in the battle between Division One’s...
07:39 2019-07-09

Google Assistant, Search Get New Features for 2019 Cricket World Cup ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 action, Google on Wednesday introduced special features to its Search, Assistant to help people get all the important match updates....
15:26 2019-06-05

Rohit A "Big Match Winner" Should Play In Test Cricket: Akhtar Shoaib Akhtar also feels that Rohit Sharma should be included in the playing XI for the opening Test against the West Indies and not picking him will be "wrong"....
14:52 2019-08-22

Rahul Dravid Appointed Head Of National Cricket Academy Rahul Dravid will look after all cricket related activities at the NCA and will be involved in mentoring, coaching, training and motivating players, coaches and the support staff at the academy....
19:26 2019-07-08

County cricket: Somerset v Yorkshire, Warwickshire v Essex and more – live! Updates from around the county groundsEngland v Australia: fifth Ashes Test – live!And you can email Tanya, tweet her or comment BTL 11.25am BST I just thought I’d post this of a Notts batsman playing well.UPDATE | Ben Duckett has hit three boundaries in his 14*, with this off Podmore being the pick...
12:52 2019-09-12

New Zealand v South Africa: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at EdgbastonThe Spin podcast: join the team for the latest showAnd you can email Daniel here or tweet @DanielHarris 9.42am BST Psst … psst … are we ... are we ... back? After a riveting start which suggested this strange format was to all our benefits becaus...
10:52 2019-06-19

County cricket: Kent v Notts, Yorkshire v Warwickshire and more – live! County Championship updates from around the groundsNew Zealand v South Africa: Cricket World Cup – live!And feel free to post BTL or tweet @tykestravels 10.50am BST It seems like we should be getting under way around the country pretty swiftly this morning after all, including here at York, where a ...
12:26 2019-06-19

India face Pakistan in 'mother of all matches' at Cricket World Cup Billions of eyes will be fixed on one of the biggest sporting fixtures in the world as neighbouring countries and arch rivals, India and Pakistan, go head to head in what is expected to be a thrilling Cricket World Cup showdown in Manchester on Sunday. ...
11:26 2019-06-16

South Africa v India: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! World Cup updates from Southampton, 10.30am BST startCounty cricket – live! Join Tanya Aldred for the latestListen to the latest edition of our podcast, The SpinAnd you can mail Adam or tweet @collinsadam 11.42am BST 15th over: South Africa 56-2 (du Plessis 26, van der Dussen 13) With eight off it,...
13:00 2019-06-05

County cricket: Essex v Yorkshire, Somerset v Notts and more – live! Updates from around the county groundsMonday roundup: Leach and Bess rip through NottsYou can email Tanya here, tweet her here or comment BTL 12.57pm BST Warwickshire and Yorkshire are mapping each other’s progress today. Warwickshire 106 for six, in the hopeless chase of another 298. Yorkshire 110 ...
14:13 2019-07-09

Bowled out by Brexit, former UK PM May honors cricket hero Geoffrey Boycott Former British Prime Minister Theresa May has chosen former cricketer Geoffrey Boycott for a knighthood, honoring her hero whose persistent style she had vowed to emulate in her ultimately failed efforts to deliver Brexit....
08:39 2019-09-10

Mexico women's cricket team takes shot at success You'd be hard-pressed to trace cricket's history south of the border, but a group of Mexican women in the country's capital have patched together a revival in the hopes of writing the next chapter....
18:26 2019-05-23

County cricket: Warwickshire v Essex, Somerset v Yorkshire and more – live! Updates from around the county groundsDay one: wickets tumble as title contenders struggleGet in touch with Tanya by email, Twitter or BTL 10.39am BST And in other news, James Anderson is considering following Peter Siddle and turning to veganism to prolong his career. "Australia bowler Peter Siddle...
12:00 2019-09-11

The Englishman looking to make football bigger than cricket in Bangladesh | Ben Fisher Jamie Day, a former Arsenal trainee, goes into World Cup qualifiers aiming high as manager of BangladeshSouth Korea, Indonesia, Cambodia and then Thailand, for a training camp. The past 12 months read like a backpacker’s paradise but, for Jamie Day, those Asian countries equate to business, pit stop...
14:00 2019-06-05

County cricket: Surrey v Yorkshire hampered by rain once more - as it happened Rain was an issue across the country as play was curtailed a numerous county matches 7.36pm BST Heavy rain again sabotaged much of the day’s cricket, once again.At Guildford, where a session’s play was possible, Yorkshire made quick work of Surrey’s first innings, taking the remaining two wickets i...
02:26 2019-06-13

County cricket: Surrey v Yorkshire, Kent v Somerset and more – as it happened Steve Patterson took three wickets in six balls for Yorkshire at Surrey while Will Beer made a career-best 76 not out for Sussex 7.22pm BST At Guildford a golden over by Steve Patterson kept Yorkshire in the hunt after a day dominated by Surrey’s batsmen. Running in from the pavilion end, Patterson ...
02:52 2019-06-12

England v West Indies: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match in SouthamptonRobin Smith: ‘I drank vodka from the bottle; no half measures’And you can email Tim here or tweet him here 1.30pm BST Two in two balls for Archer, who is the kind of Archer you’d have wanted on your side at Agincourt. 1.28pm BST This looks so p...
14:39 2019-06-14

India and Pakistan in social media dogfight before cricket clash Pakistani channel releases spoof video of shot-down pilot, prompting outrage in IndiaIndia and Pakistan have had tempestuous relations since their birth as independent states. There have been wars, skirmishes, bad-natured exchanges, and prolonged diplomatic standoffs.Before their clash this weekend ...
14:39 2019-06-14

Fear and loathing in cricket's fraying heartland | Andy Bull There is a cost to tinkering with formats and selling the game to Sky – cricket’s very life is at stakeThe barman at the Bat and Ball isn’t sure whether or not he likes cricket. “Never seen it,” he says, “never played it.” It’s a pity, because the game grew up by his pub. It’s a hook over the road f...
22:13 2019-05-24

India and Pakistan prepare to renew cricket rivalry at World Cup • ‘Electric’ atmosphere anticipated at Old Trafford on Sunday• Some 800,000 fans applied for 26,000-capacity matchIt is a match that – on the surface at least – is just one of 48 at this rain-splattered Cricket World Cup. But when India and Pakistan face off in Manchester on Sunday the sporting cont...
20:00 2019-06-14

County cricket: Kent v Essex, Surrey v Hampshire and more – live! Updates from the latest round of Championship matchesStokes warns Australia to expect more Archer barragesGet in touch with Tanya by email, Twitter or BTL 5.33pm BST I must go and write up but don’t take your eyes off Canterbury, Hove and Scarborough! 5.32pm BST Ah, the old saying :when the sun come...
19:52 2019-08-20

Jimmy Neesham: New Zealand all-rounder on cricket, politics and cattle New Zealand all-rounder Jimmy Neesham reveals how he nearly quit cricket to sell electronic collars for cows, his views on politics and his career post-cricket....
12:00 2019-07-08

New Zealand v England: Cricket World Cup final 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup final updates from the match at Lord’sCounty cricket: Yorks v Somerset, Lancs v Sussex – live!And feel free to email Tim or tweet @TimdeLisle 10.57am BST It was a great ball, except that it was going over middle and off. What a good review. 10.56am BST To Woakes. Straight enough, b...
12:00 2019-07-14

Cricket World Cup 2019 schedule: Full fixtures and results The 2019 Cricket World Cup takes place in England and Wales this summer, with the ten finest one-day sides on the planet battling it out to be crowned champions....
15:26 2019-05-28

New Zealand v West Indies: Cricket World Cup 2019 - live! Over-by-over coverage of the Cricket World Cup contest at Old TraffordEngland’s Headingley horror show – The Spin PodcastAny thoughts? You can email Simon | Tweet @Simon_Burnton 1.29pm BST Anthems sung, preamble complete, the batsmen head to the middle. Lovely little fluffy clouds decorate a blue sk...
14:39 2019-06-22

England's 'rollercoaster' journey to Cricket World Cup glory – video England have won their first ever World Cup, overcoming New Zealand at Lord’s in extraordinary fashion. Watch the video to relive their ‘rollercoaster’ journey through the tournament to ultimate triumphEngland win Cricket World Cup after super-over drama against New Zealand – live reaction!England w...
03:52 2019-07-15

County cricket: Yorkshire v Hampshire, Essex v Kent and more – live! Live updates from day one of the latest round of gamesEngland v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup warmup – live!And get in touch BTL, via email or tweet @tjaldred 5.27pm BST Six fours so far in David Willeys 28 not out and very stylish they’ve looked too - time for me to write up. Just time to mention ...
18:52 2019-05-27

Pakistan v South Africa: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Over-by-over updates from Lord’s, 10.30am BST startBrathwaite blast in vain as New Zealand foil WindiesGet in touch! Email Adam or tweet @collinsadam 11.57am BST 17th over: Pakistan 89-1 (Imam 42, Babar 1) Great start this from Tahir, Imam showing complete respect for the man who now has 39 World Cu...
13:13 2019-06-23

County cricket live: Sussex v Middlesex, Yorkshire v Notts and more! Live updates from around the county groundsThe Ashes: follow the final day’s play at Lord’sEmail Tanya, tweet or comment below the line 12.20pm BST Tom Lace and Leus Du Ploy have put on 20 at The County Ground against Gloucs. Currently 54 for three, a couple of wickets for Higgins. And Durham are ba...
13:26 2019-08-18

India set West Indies 269 to win: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the match at Old TraffordCounty cricket live! The latest from the ChampionshipHow they stand: the latest World Cup tableEmail tim.delisle.casual@theguardian.com | Tweet @TimdeLisle 5.27pm BST 30th over: West Indies 124-9 (Roach 1, Thomas 0) Cottrell plumped for do-or-die, as advoca...
18:39 2019-06-27

County cricket: Yorkshire v Hants, frustration at Cheltenham – live! Updates from the latest round of Championship matchesThe Spin podcast: boos, hairbands and World Cup predictionsYou can email Graham, tweet him here or get in touch BTL 11.34am BST A second wicket at Headingley, with Adam Lyth also falling caught at second by Weatherley off Barker for nine. Yorkshir...
13:00 2019-05-29

Marcus Trescothick to retire at end of season: county cricket – as it happened Stalwart batsman announced his imminent retirement, Ben Raine bowled Durham to victory over Sussex at Hove, while Northants and Leicestershire drew at Wantage Road 5.15pm BST Here’s a summary of the day’s action:One of the great county careers is to come to an end after Marcus Trescothick announced ...
20:26 2019-06-27

Supporters angry over delays in receiving Cricket World Cup tickets • Organisers play down fears• Dozens of fans vent their furyCricket World Cup organisers have played down complaints from fans who have failed to receive their match tickets, saying the problem is “absolutely normal” for major events and would be addressed.Fans were told to expect delivery six weeks...
00:39 2019-05-30

International Cricket Chiefs Deny World Cup TV 'Gagging' Order Michael Holding criticised umpires Ruchira Palliyaguruge and Chris Gaffaney in the group game in Nottingham for caving in to pressure created by constant appealing by the Australians....
18:52 2019-06-13

David Warner is quietly doing the business at the Cricket World Cup after ban and boos It's an ominous sign for Australia's World Cup rivals that David Warner is sitting top of the scoring charts — and the batsman has not really clicked yet....
13:39 2019-06-21

County cricket: Yorkshire v Warwickshire, Kent v Notts and more – live! Live updates from the final day’s play at York and elsewhereDenly boosts Ashes hopes with centurySend Tanya an email | Tweet @tjaldred 5.08pm BST Sussex dribble into the lead at Kidderminster, lead of 11 with six wickets in hand. A invaluable partnership of 106 between Laurie Evans and that man aga...
18:39 2019-06-20

County cricket: Surrey v Yorkshire, Kent v Somerset and more – live! Keep up with all the action from around the county groundsFollow South Africa v West Indies at the Cricket World CupFeel free to email Tanya or to tweet: @tjaldred 11.39am BST There will be no play before lunch at Canterbury.Close your eyes Durham fans.4.5 | And again! Away away away IN! @sando567 i...
12:52 2019-06-10

County cricket: Essex at Kent, Somerset at Warwickshire and more – live! All the latest from day 2 of the latest round of matchesCounty cricket talking points: it’s all to play for in the T20 BlastEmail Tanya your thoughts | or tweet @tjaldred 5.19pm BST And 200! What an innings from the big man. Lancs 455 for seven. 5.15pm BST Vilas in the nervous 199s... Continue read...
18:39 2019-08-19

Cricket World Cup: David Warner Reveals New Nickname Given By Teammates David Warner played a majestic 166-run knock, the highest individual score of World Cup 2019, which helped Australia reach a massive total of 381 in 50 overs....
10:52 2019-06-21

County cricket: Yorkshire v Somerset, Lancashire v Sussex – live! Follow the action from seven County Championship matchesCricket’s quieter soap opera still enthrals amid World CupAnd you can mail Tanya, tweet her or post below the line 10.56am BST In Division One, it is even stevens at Chelmsford with five wickets for Will Rhodes. Young Felix Organ made his maide...
12:00 2019-07-14

County cricket: Lancs v Leicestershire, Surrey v Somerset and more – live! Live coverage from around the county groundsEmail, tweet or get in touch below the line 11.44am BST Oh no! Ben Curran felled - at least he made fifty, Northants 89 for two, 249 behind Glamorgan.Surrey collapsing! Joverton 5-38, Surrey 223-9, though Patel still there on 55. 11.36am BST Oh my, Leicest...
13:00 2019-06-05

County cricket: Essex v Yorkshire, Somerset v Notts and more – live! Updates from the latest round of Championship matchesEngland v Australia: Women’s Ashes, third ODI – live!And you can email Graham here or tweet him here 10.29am BST Good morning from a warm and muggy Chelmsford, where we are set for the feature fixture of the round between Essex and Yorkshire, two ...
11:39 2019-07-07

Frank Lampard proud of Chelsea, praises 'machine' N'Golo Kante after 'unlucky' Super Cup loss to Liverpool Frank Lampard believes Chelsea are on the right track despite losing their first two games this season, and has backed N'Golo Kante to be a key player for the Blues this year....
02:39 2019-08-15

AB de Villiers has no regrets over controversial retirement U-turn ahead of Cricket World Cup South African legend AB de Villiers says he has no regrets over his controversial offer to come out of international retirement for this summer's World Cup, insisting: "it was something I had to get off my chest"....
19:26 2019-07-17

Pakistan v Sri Lanka: Cricket World Cup match abandoned – as it didn't happen Heavy rain in Bristol meant that no play was possible, with both sides picking up a point each 3.58pm BST Related: Cricket World Cup 2019: latest standings Both sides take a point each from the washout – which moves them both into the top four in the nascent Cricket World Cup table. 3.48pm BST The ...
17:13 2019-06-07

'Incredible comeback': Cricket World Cup victory prompts outpouring of joy in New Zealand Key runout against India described as ‘one of the most iconic sporting moments in New Zealand folklore’In the early hours of Thursday morning, New Zealanders collectively rubbed their tired eyes. On the other side of the world, something miraculous was happening. They could scarcely believe what the...
07:39 2019-07-11

Hamilton vexed home race clashes with cricket, tennis finals Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton isn't happy that the British Grand Prix has to compete for attention with two other big sporting events in England on Sunday        ...
14:00 2019-07-12

New Zealand Stonewall India In Thrilling Cricket World Cup Semifinal Upset Statisticians have to take all sorts of factors into account when calculating live win probabilities for a cricket match: run rates, the remaining number of overs, the recent and historical performances of the players, the condition of the pitch, and more. Even so, after the rain forced officials to...
23:13 2019-07-10

Sharing Cricket World Cup should be considered after tie, says New Zealand coach Gary Stead New Zealand coach Gary Stead believes sharing the World Cup in the event of a tie in the final should come under consideration after his side were denied the title in agonising fashion....
14:13 2019-07-16

England thrash Australia to reach their fourth Cricket World Cup final • England hammer Australia by eight wickets• Australia reduced to 14-3 at one point as England dominate• Latest reaction as England go into Cricket World Cup finalEngland’s passage to the World Cup final was faintly ridiculous. Semi‑finals are supposed to be gritty affairs with runs dourly chiselle...
20:52 2019-07-11

Cricket fans warned over World Cup final tickets as prices reach £16,000 • Tickets from unofficial sites may not be valid, say organisers• India fans bought 41% of tickets for Lord’s finalEngland fans have been told not to risk purchasing exorbitantly priced World Cup final tickets from unofficial resale sites as they are likely to be cancelled – leaving them out of pock...
19:13 2019-07-12

County cricket: Kent beat Surrey, Northants v Lancs and more – live! County Championship updates from around the groundsEssex thrash Yorkshire, Somerset beat NottsEmail Tanya here, tweet @tjaldred or discuss below the line 5.26pm BST Just popped back to say nothing doing at Wantage Road. Bohannon and Vilas still there 231-4. Here’s the Hass wicket mentioned BTL. The ...
18:52 2019-07-10

Revealed: England star Chris Woakes nearly picked football over cricket England's World Cup hero Chris Woakes was ready to drop cricket as a teenager and instead pursue a football career with his beloved Aston Villa, the Standard has learned....
17:52 2019-07-12

England World Cup triumph draws TV audience of 8m as country goes cricket crazy Cricket enjoyed its largest audience since the iconic Ashes of 2005 as nearly eight million people tuned in to watch the climax of England's first men's cricket World Cup triumph at Lord's on Sunday....
01:26 2019-07-16

Fans and players react to the momentous Cricket World Cup final – video ‘I’ve hugged and kissed people I have never met before today,’ one jubilant fan says after the dramatic World Cup final in which England tied with New Zealand in the regular game and the super over, winning only through virtue of having more boundaries. ‘You know I thought we were dead and buried,’ ...
06:00 2019-07-15

Bangladesh vs Pakistan live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup 2019 from anywhere With a win margin of over 300 runs needed to leapfrog New Zealand and take the last remaining  2019 Cricket World Cup semi-final spot, Pakistan's target today appears almost insurmountable. Follow our Bangladesh vs Pakistan live stream guide and you won't miss a ball of the actio...
13:26 2019-07-05

Cricket World Cup: Pakistan need a miracle to reach semi-finals - Sarfaraz Pakistan will give it their all against Bangladesh despite needing "a miracle" to qualify for the World Cup semi-finals, says captain Sarfaraz Ahmed....
04:52 2019-07-05

Port To Cricket Stadium: PM's Likely Gifts On First Post-Poll Trip Abroad From ferry services and port terminals to a new national cricket stadium, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to come bearing gifts on his visit to neighbours Sri Lanka and the Maldives this......
09:26 2019-06-07

Pakistan beat Bangladesh by 94 runs at Cricket World Cup 2019 – as it happened Pakistan thrashed Bangladesh at Lord’s but are still on their way home after failing to overcome the odds that were stacked against them 6.27pm BST Goodnight to Pakistan and Bangladesh. Both sides have given us plenty of enjoyment over the last six weeks, despite missing the final four. And goodnigh...
23:52 2019-07-05

"Dropped Catches, No Balls": Shashi Tharoor's Cricket Analogy For Budget As World Cup fever grips the nation, Shashi Tharoor today reverted to cricket lexicon in the Parliament to criticize the Union Budget which was presented on Friday....
17:13 2019-07-08

New Zealand’s cricket fans also know the pain of seizing defeat from the jaws of victory Kiwis hope a win for the Black Caps will exorcise the demons of their 1992 defeat by PakistanSimon Day can still remember the feeling of nausea and utter helplessness that can only be brought about by a crushing cricketing defeat. Day, now 34, was then just a six-year-old boy standing with his grand...
00:13 2019-07-14

New Zealand fans agonize after defeat in thrilling Cricket world cup final With the match tied after England were bowled out for 241 with the last ball of the 50th over, both teams scored 15 runs in a nerve-jangling Super Over. But England won because they had hit more boundaries in the match....
06:39 2019-07-15

'An all-time-classic': England celebrates Cricket World Cup victory – as it happened All the reaction, celebration and commiserations after Sunday’s incredible Cricket World Cup final• Barney Ronay: England win a World Cup and the nation was watching• Andy Bull: Lord’s the perfect venue for greatest one-day game• Match report from an unforgettable match | Relive the drama 4.03pm BST...
18:26 2019-07-15

India v New Zealand: Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final – live! Updates from the first semi-final, at Old TraffordVic Marks: Williamson plots passage past IndiaIndia have two games to focus on, says KohliThe Spin: listen to the latest edition of our podcastAnd you can email Rob here with your thoughts 10.08am BST “Whilst NZ’s slump in the past couple of weeks, t...
11:26 2019-07-09

Cricket World Cup 2019: Afghanistan v Sri Lanka hit by rain delay – live! Cricket World Cup updates from Cardiff, 10.30am BST startCounty cricket – live! Follow all the latest with Tanya AldredAnd why not email Rob? 2.35pm BST No news from Cardiff, which in this case is bad news. If you want some actual cricket, Tanya Aldred is in cracking form over on our county cricket ...
15:52 2019-06-04

Cricket World Cup: Eoin Morgan escapes potential England vs Bangladesh ban Eoin Morgan is available for England's crucial Cricket World Cup clash against Bangladesh on Saturday after being cleared of over-rate offences in yesterday's 14-run defeat to Pakistan, but team-mates Jason Roy and Jofra Archer were fined for code of conduct breaches....
12:39 2019-06-04

County cricket: Brooks' swing keeps Somerset flying high – as it happened Jack Brooks three wickets in seven balls to spark a Surrey collapse and boost Somerset’s hopes of winning the title 10.12pm BST Somerset shot back to the top of the Championship thanks to a sensational morning’s work at Guildford. An evening of stoical attack on Wednesday had left them needing eight...
23:26 2019-06-06

India vs Sri Lanka live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup 2019 from anywhere Aside from their impressive win against England, Sri Lanka will head home after today's game feeling somewhat disappointed with their performance at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. This final group match against does at least give them an opportunity to go out on a high and prove their worth agains...
03:52 2019-07-06

County cricket: Somerset beat Yorkshire, Lancashire promoted – as it happened Somerset returned to the Division One summit with victory over title rivals Yorkshire, while Lancashire sealed an immediate escape from Division Two 8.02pm BST It was the afternoon someone put a rocket-booster up county cricket, six games finishing with a day still to go. At Taunton, Somerset traced...
08:52 2019-09-13

Steve Smith's concussion raises troubling memories for Aussie cricket The ball crunched against the Australian cricketer's forearm. Soon after, another rocketed into Steve Smith's neck -- just below his left ear -- poleaxing the Aussie batsman....
20:00 2019-08-19

Kohli Reflects On 11-Year International Cricket Journey With Special Post Virat Kohli, who made his international debut in an ODI match against Sri Lanka in Dambulla on August 18, 2008, took to social media to celebrate his journey so far....
14:52 2019-08-19

I have decided to embrace my family’s traditions and go to a cricket match | Coco Khan I finally understand the appeal – it’s the pleasure of slowness, of enjoying the heat of the sun, the sound of leather on willowI have a complex relationship with cricket. For years I associated it with tortuous summers in which male relatives commandeered the front room for days on end so they coul...
16:13 2019-06-21

India vs Afghanistan live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup 2019 from anywhere Having won all three of their completed games in progressively impressive fashion, India's reputation as Cricket World Cup 2019's best bet is growing. You'll be able to watch all the action from their next clash no matter where you are in the world by using our India vs Afghanistan li...
02:00 2019-06-22

How to Watch India vs Afghanistan Cricket Match Live Online Around the World India vs Afghanistan game is the first match of the day, which also sees New Zealand take on West Indies in the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Here's how to watch live stream telecast of both......
13:39 2019-06-22

Cricket World Cup 2019 schedule and fixtures: ICC match dates and times The 2019 Cricket World Cup takes place in England and Wales this summer, with the ten finest one-day sides on the planet battling it out to be crowned champions....
15:26 2019-05-28

Amit Shah Seeks Report After BJP Lawmaker Hits Official With Cricket Bat BJP chief Amit Shah has sought a report from the Madhya Pradesh BJP on the assault on a municipal officialin Indore by the son of senior BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya, an incident that was shared......
11:26 2019-06-28

England vs Australia 2nd Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere Australia really picked off in the 2nd Ashes Test at Lord's where they left off at Edgbaston. They appear to have England right where they want them...for now, at least. It's easy to keep track with the next twists and turns of the cricket by following this guide to watching an England vs ...
13:00 2019-08-16

Cricket World Cup 2019: a quick guide to this year's tournament – video Eoin Morgan's England side go into the 2019 Cricket World Cup as favourites and are hoping to fend off the other nine teams looking to be crowned champions. Here's a quick video guide to this year's tournamentCricket World Cup 2019: Guardian writers’ predictionsBoos, hairbands and Cricket World Cup ...
00:39 2019-05-30

England v South Africa: Cricket World Cup 2019 opener – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the opening game at the OvalListen and subscribe to our new podcast … The SpinAnd feel free to email rob.smyth@theguardian.com 9.18am BST Breakfast readingThere’s all kinds of content on our dedicated World Cup site: team guides predictions, history, news, all the old ...
10:39 2019-05-30

West Indies vs India live stream: how to watch ODI cricket series from anywhere An opportunity for both teams to regroup after a World Cup where they disappointed, India are in the West Indies for a full tour. The visitors have already won a three-match T20 series and now the action continues with a trio of one day internationals. Check out our guide below on how to live s...
18:52 2019-08-11

"Cricket World Cup, Maybe": Tejashwi Yadav Goes Missing Amid Bihar Crisis Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav may be Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's sharpest critic, but curiously enough, he's nowhere to be seen at a time when the ruling coalition is on the......
18:26 2019-06-19

Shikhar Dhawan ruled out of Cricket World Cup as Rishabh Pant gets call-up Shikhar Dhawan has been ruled out of the remainder of the World Cup after it was revealed a thumb fracture would leave the India opener in a cast until the middle of July....
17:00 2019-06-19

India suffer blow as Shikhar Dhawan ruled out of Cricket World Cup • India ask ICC to allow Dhawan to be replaced by Rishabh Pant• Afghanistan coach Simmons’s rift with chief selector deepensIndia’s World Cup prospects have suffered a setback with the news that opener Shikhar Dhawan has been ruled out for the rest of the tournament with a thumb injury.Dhawan was in...
16:13 2019-06-19

England vs Australia 5th Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere Australia's win at Old Trafford in the fourth Test match saw them retain the Ashes and go 2-1 up in the series ahead of this final Test. That means either misery or joy, depending on which side of the globe you're on. There's still plenty for England to play for, however, as they can ...
12:00 2019-09-12

India vs New Zealand could provide all the answers we need about the Cricket World Cup's unbeaten two If – and it looks a rather large if – the weather decides to play ball, we could be in for the most informative match of this Cricket World Cup so far, at Trent Bridge on Thursday....
23:39 2019-06-12

Received Terror Attack Warning Ahead Of Pak Tour, Says Sri Lanka Cricket Sri Lanka's cricket board said Wednesday it had received warnings its national team could be the target of a terror attack during an upcoming tour of Pakistan....
03:13 2019-09-12

India v New Zealand: rain delay at Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup 2019 updates from Trent BridgeCounty cricket – live! Follow all the latest newsFeel free to email Adam or to tweet: @collinsadam 11.09am BST “Good to meet you today morning Adam!” writes member of the OBO fam, Gaurav Jindal. It just happened to be that we met at breakfast at the Ai...
12:26 2019-06-13

| India court stays arrest warrant for cricket star Shami An Indian court has ordered an interim stay on an arrest warrant against fast bowler Mohammed Shami after his estranged wife accused him of various crimes....
01:13 2019-09-10

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka delayed by rain: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the game in BristolCounty cricket – live! Latest from around the groundsThe Spin: remembering the first truly modern ODISend your thoughts to rob.smyth@theguardian.com 11.16am BST “Sir,” says Sanjay Pareek, who could TEACH THE REST OF YOU A THING OR TWO ABOUT SALUTATIO...
12:39 2019-06-11

England vs Australia 3rd Test live stream: how to watch Ashes Day 4 cricket from anywhere Wow! We did NOT expect there to be Ashes cricket today, but Joe Root's innings has brought England right back into the 3rd Test and, possibly, the series. You don't want to miss today's cricket where the result is there for the taking at Headingley. If you've been completely bowl...
13:52 2019-08-25

England vs Australia 3rd Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere England and Australia are battling things out in the bright Yorkshire sunshine of in the 3rd Ashes Test in 2019. Having gained some momentum at Lord's, the hosts are back on the back foot with Ashes glory now looking a long way away. If you've been completely bowled over (sorry!) by this c...
19:39 2019-08-23

County cricket: Harmer takes 12 as Essex sink Hampshire – as it happened Simon Harmer took seven for 38 to add to his five first-innings wickets as Hampshire subsided to 88 all out and an innings defeat by Essex 8.55pm BST It was day two, over and out at Chelmsford after Hampshire’s batting subsided to 88 all out and defeat by an innings and eight runs against Essex. Eig...
00:00 2019-06-18

Cricket World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch every game online from anywhere The 2019 Cricket World Cup is nearly here, with nine of the world's elite cricket-playing countries descending upon the hosts England for the international limited overs cricket tournament. Expect big hitting, athletic fielding and one team left standing by the end on July 14 - you've come...
13:52 2019-05-28

How Afghanistan cricket team went from refugee camps to competing with the world's best There has been a sense, through the first half of a disappointing second World Cup campaign for Afghanistan, that an early chapter of their cricketing history is closing....
19:13 2019-06-18

Afghanistan vs Pakistan live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup 2019 from anywhere A resurgence from Pakistan has handily coincided with England's form falling off a cliff, opening up the tournament for the Men in Green. Struggling minnows Afghanistan have a reluctant grip on the unwanted Cricket World Cup 2019 wooden spoon, but have won fans with their spirited showings...
23:39 2019-06-28

Back from cricket, Australia's Barty now French Open champ Ash Barty certainly did not think her best chance of winning a Grand Slam title would be at the French Open        ...
09:26 2019-06-09

Bangladesh vs India live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup 2019 from anywhere Having failed to seal their place in the semi-finals on Sunday after suffering their first defeat of the 2019 Cricket World Cup to England, India will be hoping to wrap things up at Edgbaston against Bangladesh. It's all set to be another absorbing World Cup clash - read below to make sure you ...
05:26 2019-07-02

Cricket Australia unveils family-friendly Big Bash finals revamp Shorter season announced to bid to win back crowdsTeams finishing first and second get double chance Five teams will face off in a revamped Big Bash finals format aimed at rewarding the top finishers and adding intrigue to the end of the season. Cricket Australia has unveiled fixtures for the 2019-2...
04:26 2019-07-25

New Zealand chasing 137 to beat Sri Lanka: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Sri Lanka 136 all out in Cardiff | World Cup tableAustralia v Afghanistan live! | The Spin podcastGet in touch! Email Tim here, or tweet him @TimdeLisle 2.25pm BST 12th over: NZ 91-0 (Guptill 41, Munro 47) Another edge, as Munro wafts at Perera, but he gets away with it again because Karunaratne is ...
15:39 2019-06-01

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka: live stream Cricket World Cup 2019 match from anywhere New Zealand, beaten finalists in 2015, kick off their Cricket World Cup 2019 campaign today in Cardiff against the unfancied, yet unpredictable Sri Lanka. The game signals the start of a weekend of exciting matches, with cricket World Cup fever now in full flow. No matter where you are in the world ...
12:13 2019-06-01

County cricket: Essex put squeeze on Notts, Anderson injured, and more – live! Rolling updates from around the grounds in Div 1 and Div 2Geoff Lemon: Strange start to Women’s Ashes buried by World CupEmail tanya.aldred.freelance@theguardian.com | Email @tjaldred 10.42am BST Some good news from Sedbergh.Breath everyone....here's a picture of Jimmy Anderson with a bat. He won't ...
11:52 2019-07-03

England's Ben Stokes Makes An Absurd Catch In Cricket World Cup Opener This year’s Cricket World Cup opened in London on Thursday, with hosts England facing off against South Africa. That’s where England all-rounder Ben Stokes made this spectacular backwards catch while running toward the boundary to dismiss batsman Andile Phehlukwayo, which the commentator described a...
22:52 2019-05-31

Watch: Manchester United Manager Solskjaer Plays Cricket At WACA Manchester United who finished sixth in the Premier League last season have bolstered both attack and defence with the signing of two young talents Daniel James and Aaron Wan-Bissaka....
16:26 2019-07-19

County cricket: Jimmy Anderson injured, Yorkshire v Surrey and more – live! County Championship updates from around the groundsAnd you can post BTL, email Tanya or tweet @tjaldred 1.00pm BST Yorkshire and Somerset’s opening partnerships have both passed a hundred this morning undisturbed. Mull over that with your lunch, hot or cold. And consider a quick ten minute appointme...
14:26 2019-07-02

West Indies vs India live stream: how to watch T20 cricket 2019 from anywhere Having doth fallen short at the World Cup in England this summer, both India and the West Indies are now focusing preparations for the forthcoming World T20 in Australia next year with this series. Florida will host the first two T20Is between the two sides before it moves to the Carribean, and...
14:52 2019-08-03

Afghanistan vs Pakistan live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup 2019 from anywhere right now It's another must-win game for Pakistan at the Cricket World Cup. They'll be pleased to see last-placed Afghanistan in front of them, but this is no done-and-dusted result in the waiting - struggling minnows Afghanistan will be desperate to avoid the Cricket World Cup 2019 wooden spoon. Yo...
12:00 2019-06-29

Sri Lankan cricket board warned over terrorist threat to Pakistan tour • 10 Sri Lankan players have pulled out over security concerns • Pakistan has not hosted Test since Sri Lanka bus attack in 2009The Sri Lankan cricket board says it has been warned about a possible terrorist threat during its planned tour of Pakistan and called for a reassessment of the security sit...
08:00 2019-09-12

Cricket Committee Member Defends Kohli On "His Opinion" About India Coach Virat Kohli had said during the press conference before the team's departure for the West Indies that he and the team would be happy if Ravi Shastri is retained as head coach....
15:52 2019-08-01

| Indian cricket board to comply with national anti-doping agency India's cricket board has agreed to have their players tested by the country's anti-doping agency, an top government official said Friday, ending years of defiance....
16:26 2019-08-09

England vs Australia: Cricket World Cup hosts suffer injury scares in warm-up England's Cricket World Cup warm-up against Australia got off to a concerning start, with pacemen Mark Wood and Jofra Archer suffering injury scares and assistant coach Paul Collingwood forced into action as an emergency fielder....
15:13 2019-05-25

ECB transgender policy: England and Wales Cricket Board not expecting to make significant changes The England and Wales Cricket Board will conduct a "business as usual" review into its transgender policy but the governing body is not expecting to announce significant changes....
16:13 2019-09-02

Ashes 2019 live stream: how to watch the last England vs Australia cricket Test from anywhere While we already know where the Ashes urn will spend the next two-and-a-bit years (OK, so it will stay at Lord's, but you get what we mean), you better believe that England and Australia will still be desperate to win at the Oval. And you can watch all of the action from the last England vs Aus...
17:39 2019-09-09

Jofra Archer named in England’s Cricket World Cup squad as Willey misses out • Pace bowler has made rapid rise since qualifying for selection• Dawson makes squad as back-up spinner in preference to DenlyJofra Archer’s rapid rise was cemented on Tuesday morning when England’s selectors named the Barbados-born fast bowler in the 15-man squad for the Cricket World Cup.Archer’s ...
14:52 2019-05-21

BCCI GM Saba Karim Gets Legal Notice From Bihar Cricket Association Chief The BCA chief has pulled up Saba Karim for interfering in the process of the AVP (age verification programme) Medical Examination of the players selected for the U-16 age group by the committee of BCA......
13:13 2019-09-02

Cricket World Cup Final 2019: Never-say-die New Zealand show rivals the true value of teamwork To call New Zealand dark horses has moved beyond cliché. Every tournament they show up, revel in the condescension and the absent expectation and perform well. For the second time in as many World Cups, they are finalists, following a semi-final for the ages. This time India, the behemoth's behemoth...
16:13 2019-07-11

Cricket World Cup 2019: Ed Smith explains England's squad selection – video Jofra Archer, Tom Curran and Liam Dawson have been named in England's 15-man squad for the Cricket World Cup, announced on Tuesday. Surrey's Curran edged out the left-armer David Willey in the pace-bowling selection, while Dawson's specialist spin was chosen ahead of the all-round option of Joe Denl...
17:26 2019-05-21

Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Having only a win against Scotland four years ago to their name, today is Afghanistan's big chance to record their first ever Cricket World Cup victory against a major cricketing nation. For Sri Lanka, it's an opportunity for the former champions to springboard their 2019 tournament. And n...
09:39 2019-06-04

| Sri Lanka cricket says received terror attack warning ahead of Pakistan tour Sri Lanka's cricket board says it had received warnings its national team could be the target of a terror attack during an upcoming tour of Pakistan....
02:00 2019-09-12

England thrash Australia to reach Cricket World Cup 2019 final vs New Zealand It is England who will face New Zealand in Sunday's Cricket World Cup final at Lord's, thus guaranteeing the tournament its sixth different winner, and first new one since 1996. As sweetly for England, Australia are out – and with a bang. Their 223 was chased down with just two wickets lost and 107 ...
04:52 2019-07-12

Archer called up, Willey left out of England's final 15-man squad for Cricket World Cup "David Willey has missed out on a place in England\u0027s 15-man squad for the ICC Men\u0027s Cricket World Cup, but there is a space for Sussex bowler Jofra Archer."...
15:52 2019-05-21

Pakistan stun hosts England with 14-run victory in thrilling Cricket World Cup clash England beat Pakistan four times in four matches over nine days just before this World Cup began. They then lived up to their status as tournament favourites by comfortably beating South Africa in the opener....
20:00 2019-06-03

Cricket World Cup: Buttler and Root tons in vain as Pakistan stun England • Pakistan 348-8; England 334-9. Pakistan win by 14 runs• Wahab Riaz grabs three wickets as run chase falls shortSo they cannot chase absolutely anything. Even after an immaculate hundred from Joe Root and a typically majestic one from Jos Buttler, England were beaten by a wonderfully tenacious Paki...
23:26 2019-06-03

Cricket World Cup: England dropping the ball so early is a powerful reality check One of the many excellent things about England's opening Cricket World Cup win against South Africa on Thursday was that it took the game to cricket's much-vaunted wider audience. Ben Stokes' catch gave a fine England win on a sunny day the 10 o'clock news moment it needed....
16:13 2019-06-04

Bangladesh beat South Africa in Cricket World Cup shock – live reaction! Live updates from from The Oval, 10.30am (BST) startTanya Aldred: World Cup is perfect fit for summer’s lazy days You can email Geoff here or tweet him here 6.28pm BST Cue pandemonium at The Oval. The first big upset of this World Cup, but Bangladesh never looked like underdogs all day long. They we...
20:00 2019-06-02

England make light work of Afghanistan in final warm-up before Cricket World Cup England's final assignment before a World Cup they have been preparing for four years was the softest of victories over Afghanistan at The Oval. The intensity was low and the outcome clear inside 20 overs, but England got the job done clinically for a nine-wicket win with a remarkable 195 balls spar...
17:26 2019-05-27

Rampant England beat Afghanistan by nine wickets: Cricket World Cup warmup – as it happened Jason Roy smashed 89 not out as England thrashed Afghanistan with more than 30 overs to spare in the final World Cup warm-up match 3.18pm BST That’s it for today’s blog. I’ll leave you with a match report from the Oval. Thanks for your company and emails, and please join us on Thursday morning - for...
18:52 2019-05-27