“There is a theory in our camp that Dhoni’s way of playing has always been the same. Even if India can’t win the game, he takes it right to the end to try to make sure that India’s run-rate stays relatively healthy,” Stokes wrote. … [Read more...] about Ben Stokes Questions India’s Intent During World Cup 2019 Game vs England at Edgbaston, Says There Was No Intent From MS Dhoni And Kedar Jadhav
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“As chairman of the committee (FMCA) and as chairman of a board (PCB) who has to run a T20 league (Pakistan Super League) back in his country, it’s a practical call he had to take and it’s not wrong because it’s plain business. What’s worrisome is that those backed by India in the past, who went on to occupy exalted positions in the ICC have failed to protect their own country’s interests. Why? Because of a vote?” the report further quoted sources as saying. … [Read more...] about 2021 T20 World Cup to Stay in India, Australia May Host in 2022: Report
"It (ICC Cricket World Cup final match) should be (between) England and India. But, you know, Australia and New Zealand, these are all very, very good teams," Pichai told a Washington audience that included US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and top corporate executives from India and the US during the India Ideas Summit of USIBC wherein he received the Global Leadership Award on Wednesday. … [Read more...] about World Cup: Google’s Pichai predicts India vs England final
1) Fortress Windsor Park to inspire Northern Ireland again Northern Ireland and Switzerland last met in a competitive fixture in Belfast in 1964, when a home team featuring Pat Jennings, Terry Neill and George Best triumphed 1-0 in a World Cup qualifier at Windsor Park. The current Northern Ireland side boast no players of such high quality, but the indomitable team spirit forged by the manager, Michael O’Neill, in recent years makes them an extremely tough nut to crack at the best of times, particularly when playing in Belfast. Fortress Windsor Park is once again the venue as Northern Ireland resume hostilities with the Swiss in the first leg of a far more significant qualifier on Thursday. For all their delight at being pitted against Switzerland, Northern Ireland fans will be aware their Swiss counterparts will also have been yodelling with delight at the draw. The Swiss boasted a 100% record in their qualifying group until being consigned to the play-offs on goal difference … [Read more...] about World Cup play-offs, final qualifiers and friendlies: 10 things to look out for
Italy will miss the World Cup finals for the first time since 1958 after a 1-0 aggregate loss to Sweden. The azzurri slumped to a one-goal defeat in Stockholm and could not find a way through at the San Siro. Switzerland also held onto a one-goal lead in their second leg with Northern Ireland after winning 1-0 in Belfast thanks to a highly controversial penalty. … [Read more...] about World Cup 2018: which teams have made it to Russia?