cricket world cup

Ind vs Aus: Anushka’s hug, Ritika’s tears mark shift in cricket’s emotional paradigm

NEW DELHI: In the aftermath of India’s heartbreaking defeat against Australia in the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, emotions ran high at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. The defeat not only brought tears on and off the field but also showcased a poignant moment that highlighted the evolving dynamics of cricketers’ emotional expression. The […]

India vs Australia: Pro-Palestine Australian national invades pitch during World Cup Finals

NEW DELHI: In a security breach during the World Cup finals at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, a pitch invader donning a white ‘Free Palestine’ t-shirt and red shorts, could be seen trying to hug Indian cricketer Virat Kohli on Sunday. The incident occurred during the 14th over when Kohli was sharing a partnership […]

Cricket diplomacy cannot resolve India-Pakistan relations

In a region marked by a long history of political tensions and conflicts, due to cross border terrorism by Pakistan, the invitation by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to our neighbour’s cricket team for a series in India sparked controversy and divided opinions.  Some opposed the move, arguing that cricket relations […]

Hardik Pandya ruled out of World Cup 2023; Prasidh Krishna steps in

NEW DELHI: In a significant setback for the Indian cricket team, all-rounder Hardik Pandya has been declared unfit to participate in the remainder of the World Cup 2023. The International Cricket Council (ICC) issued this update early on Saturday, and announced that fast bowler Prasidh Krishna would replace him in the squad. “India’s unbeaten start to […]

‘Giant’ Pant Emerges Out Of Sydney Harbour In World T20 Promo Video

BENGALURU: The World T20 is scheduled to take place later this year in Australia and the preparations for the mega event are in full swing. On Sunday, the official handle of the World T20 unveiled the first promotional video in which a giant avatar of Indian wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant is emerging out of Sydney Harbour. […]

Alyssa Healy Smashes Ton As Australia Rout England To Win Women’s World Cup

CHRISTCHURCH: Riding on Alyssa Healy’s dazzling hundred, Australia routed England by 71 runs to win their seventh one-day World Cup title. England’s decision to field first after winning the toss backfired horribly as Australia scored 356-5 in overs. Healy was the main architect of Australia’s mammoth total as she smashed 170 runs off just 138 balls, […]