S. Africa wins World Cup group stage over Afghanistan
South Africa saw off a spirited fightback from Afghanistan to win by five wickets with 15 balls to spare in their final World Cup group game and consolidate second place in the standings.
November 11, 2023 6:38 am
New Zealand's Boult excited by prospect of facing India in World Cup semis
New Zealand will relish a semi-final clash with India after they thumped 1996 champions Sri Lanka by five wickets to put one foot in the knockout stage of the World Cup, seamer Trent Boult said.
November 10, 2023 6:07 am
Stokes' ton ends England's World Cup losing streak
England snapped their five-match losing streak at the World Cup, as a century by Ben Stokes set the tone for a 160-run victory over the Netherlands that kept his team’s Champions Trophy qualification hopes alive.
November 9, 2023 5:53 am
Maxwell's heroics propel Australia to World Cup semis
Glenn Maxwell fought through cramps to smash an unbeaten 201 off 128 balls, single-handedly guiding Australia to an improbable three-wicket win over Afghanistan in a World Cup match and sealing the team’s spot in the semi-finals.
November 8, 2023 5:53 am
Teams ready for inaugural T-40 clash
Cricket Fiji and the Suva Cricket Association, in collaboration with Sports World, are set to host the eagerly awaited finals of the inaugural T-40 Super League 2023 this Saturday.
November 7, 2023 3:58 pm
Shakib leads Bangladesh to win after 'time out' drama
Bangladesh skipper Shakib Al Hasan triggered a debate on the spirit of cricket before smashing a rapid 82 in their three-wicket victory against 1996 champions Sri Lanka, who were eliminated from the 50-overs World Cup.
November 7, 2023 6:14 am
Sri Lanka sacks board, appoints interim committee
Sri Lanka has dismissed the board of its cricket governing body and replaced it with an interim committee, the ministry of sport said on Monday, after a disappointing World Cup campaign.
November 6, 2023 3:46 pm
India blow away South Africa to raise hopes of third World Cup triumph
It was meant to be a battle between the two World Cup heavyweights but the manner in which South Africa were blown away by India illustrated the gulf between the hosts and the rest of the teams competing at the 2023 tournament.
November 6, 2023 6:28 am
Fakhar Zaman century leads Pakistan to crucial win over New Zealand
An astonishing batting display kept Pakistan’s World Cup semi-final hopes alive in a rain-affected encounter against New Zealand in Bengaluru.
November 5, 2023 7:08 am
England's defence ended by Australia defeat
England’s World Cup defence is over after old rivals Australia added the final nail with a 33-run victory in Ahmedabad.
November 5, 2023 6:59 am
India's Pandya ruled out of World Cup, Krishna joins squad
India vice-captain Hardik Pandya has been ruled out of the rest of the World Cup after the all-rounder sustained an ankle injury last month, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced as it approved Prasidh Krishna as his replacement.
November 4, 2023 4:25 pm
Pakistan opt to bowl in crucial World Cup clash with New Zealand
Pakistan skipper Babar Azam won the toss and elected to bowl in their high-stakes World Cup match with New Zealand, who welcomed back fit-again captain Kane Williamson.