All about recording podcasts in cemeteries and being mistaken for a taxi driver, of course, Their fans will feel good - they had not won a knock-out game in 27 years, but now history beckons, Maybe England have finally understood the thing about legspinners, ancient or modern, is that you have to be patient with them, Maybe winning World Cups isn't in Australia's DNA, perhaps believing they will is in ours, England won by 8 wickets (with 107 balls remaining), England banished the angst and restored the roar that had carried the side to the top of the world ODI rankings, You could have scrolled through Jofra Archer's Twitter feed from between 2013-2016 and you would have known everything about the tournament from there, All tournament long, India's top three had piled up the runs; yet, just as in the 2015 World Cup, they collectively failed at the first knockout hurdle, India captain heartbroken but wants to look at positives from their campaign, Captain defends middle-order but there's no way back following aggressive New Zealand onslaught, The match spilling into a second day made the New Zealander lose sleep, but he remained confident about the total they got given the conditions on offer, When the ball didn't swing, he leapt like superman to pluck catches, when it did, he prised out the world's best, New Zealand got to 2 for 1 after four overs, while India had 5 for 3; it wasn't the prediction at all, They have waited a long time for this, and made it through to the pointy end after a few wake-up calls. To continue enjoying Sportstar, you can turn off your adblocker or subscribe to Sportstar Plus. De Villiers confirmed he had spoken to Faf du Plessis two days before South Africa picked their squad but was not trying to 'force' his way, What's a touring writer's life like? I hate World Cup finals and I know exactly why, Nine better ways of deciding the World Cup winner, Final tied, Super Over tied, England win on boundaries, Kimber: Nerve, skill, errors. Previous Matches. Has Rohit Sharma broken the record for most runs in a single World Cup? Underdogs? South Africa … It is possible, Gollapudi: Dot-ball devil Santner is up for the Lord's challenge, 'Needed a solid batsman out there in middle order' - Shastri, Dhoni should have come in to bat earlier - Gavaskar. The former India captain said there had been a lot of "baffling" decisions by the team management, including how Rayudu and Rahane had been handled. Anantha Narayanan lists the best batting, bowling and all-round performances from the World Cup, New Zealand captain Kane Williamson says the reality of losing the World Cup in a such a tight game hit him "in waves", A few hours of sleep did not make things any easier for New Zealand, but their grace and dignity remained one of the overriding images, Kane Williamson says it was "a real shame that the tournament was decided in the way it was" after defeat on boundary countback, It is shameful that an all-time classic final left a sour taste in viewers' mouths because of the way the winner was determined. Never have they had a team better equipped to achieve glory. Langer aims to nullify Bairstow-Roy threat, Lyon jokes that Warner needs to have another baby, Andrew Fidel Fernando in Chester-le-Street, Andrew Fidel Fernando at Chester-le-Street, Match tied (Kings XI Punjab won the one-over eliminator), Match tied (Kolkata Knight Riders won the one-over eliminator), 'I thought I'd never play white-ball again' - Plunkett on his England rise, 'What happens if it goes wrong?'
Tactics Board: Where the semi-final could be won and lost, The bat-first advantage at this World Cup, 'We have same opportunity as anyone' - Williamson, It's been the World Cup of the yorker, and we love it. Thursday 30 May.
I did not demand to be included in World Cup squad - de Villiers, Fernando's World Cup diary: Ethiopian delights and Colombo evenings. Do you agree with the Monga-Kimber World Cup XI? Ben Stokes nominated for New Zealander of the Year. World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan after England beat New Zealand in the final of the 2019 ODI World Cup to lift its maiden title. 2019-07-26T03:29:19Z. And then it hits you' - Williamson, Swann: England won two massive games with aplomb. 09:30 …
And who has scored the most runs in ODIs without ever appearing in the World Cup? Plunkett clarifies free-to-air access remarks, Afghanistan find accidental hero in Ikram Alikhil, Report - WI and Gayle sign off with a win, As it happened - Afghanistan v West Indies, Nerve-shredders, no-contests, and a night in Newcastle, Bairstow-Roy union moves into special territory, Report - Bairstow, Wood put England in semi-finals, Williamson unlucky, I have 'smallest' hands - Wood, Fernando: Fashioned in Williamson's spirit - not McCullum's image, Bal: Not a must-win, but NZ must win their momentum back, Rohit ton, Bumrah four-for put India in semi-finals, Isam: Mustafizur Rahman - all fizz, no fuss, 'Maybe we'll be the people's team' - B'desh coach, Do right-left pairs at the crease work?
02:30 (PDT) (YOUR TIME) England 311/8 Ov: 50/50. According to Geoff Allardice, the ICC's general manager of cricket, the playing conditions did not allow the third umpire or match referee to intervene, The fast bowler talks about his reinvention as a middle-overs wicket-taker and the pressure of the World Cup roller-coaster, The England wicketkeeper has revealed that a chat with the team psychologist helped him overcome his fear of failure ahead of the World Cup final, The decision to award England six runs in the final over of the World Cup final was made in consultation with all match officials, says umpire, The balance between bat and ball is vital; and the DRS needs to be wholly in the hands of the umpires, The England captain says the sides were so evenly matched there wasn't a defining moment, Opening batsman says New Zealand were "right in the box seat" until his throw deflected for four off Ben Stokes' bat, New Zealand captain Kane Williamson is also in contention for the award, From the pitches to the commentary booth to Twitter memes and press conference gems, a look at the highs and lows of the World Cup, Our writers and reporters pick their standout moments of the World Cup, Our reporters try to nurse their World Cup hangover, marvel at Williamson, and much more, Three players apiece from New Zealand and England, and two each from India and Australia.