Daily Archives: June 22, 2019

New Zealand edge West Indies in a nail-biter

Carlos Brathwaite (101) sensational ton went in vain as New Zealand registered a five-run win over West Indies in a thrilling contest in Manchester on Saturday. Kane Williamson (148) led the team from the front as the Kiwis grabbed the pole position in the points table.

Brazil crush Peru 5-0 to reach Copa America last eight

Brazil overwhelmed Peru with three goals in a superb first half to set up a crushing 5-0 victory on Saturday and cruise into the Copa America quarter-finals.

The hard-fought win was important for us, says Virat Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli Saturday said the hard-fought win over Afghanistan in the World Cup was much-needed as it helped the two-time champions to show their character and clinch a victory from the jaws of defeat.

Big sports events today

Here are the big sports events lined up for Sunday (June 23) that comprise the ICC World Cup 2019 match between Pakistan and South Africa.

India become third team to record 50 World Cup victories

Shami’s last-over heroics also saw India record their 50th victory at the World Cup that made them the third team to achieve the landmark after Australia and New Zealand. Of the 79 World Cup matches, India have lost on 27 occasions while two games turned out to be tied and no result affairs.

India become third team to record 50th World Cup victory

Shami’s last-over heroics also saw India record their 50th victory at the World Cup that made them the third team to achieve the landmark after Australia and New Zealand. Of the 79 World Cup matches, India have lost on 27 occasions while two games turned out to be tied and no result affairs.

Shami claims hat-trick as India beat Afghanistan in a last-over thriller

Mohammed Shami’s last-over hat-trick saved India from a mighty scare as they managed to pip Afghanistan by 11 runs to inch closer towards World Cup semi-finals. Shami (9.5-1-40-4) not only successfully defended 16 runs off the last over but also dismissed the dangerous Nabi ( 52), Alam (0) and Rahman (0) off successive deliveries to complete the rare feat

Malinga is a legend, says Lankan captain Karunaratne

Malinga is a legend, says Lankan captain Karunaratne

Federer to meet Goffin in 13th Halle final after beating Herbert

Roger Federer’s Wimbledon preparations continue to run smoothly after he reached the final of the ATP event in Halle for a 13th time with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Andy Murray’s new doubles partner Pierre-Hugues Herbert on Saturday.

Will not let Nawaz Sharif become ‘Morsi’ of Pakistan: Maryam Nawaz

Claiming that there was a serious threat to the life of jailed former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif due to lack of medical care, his daughter Maryam Nawaz on Saturday said that her Pakistan Muslim League (N) party will not let him become the “Morsi” of Pakistan