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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Amid semi-final confusion, England and Australia are exactly where they are supposed to be
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Amid semi-final confusion, England and Australia are exactly where they are supposed to be

Edgbaston will start to fill, and another important chapter in Australia-England rivalry will be written. One that England need to win to avoid being haunted by it.

India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Agony to ecstasy, Martin Guptill travels emotional roller-coaster in space of 24 hours
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India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Agony to ecstasy, Martin Guptill travels emotional roller-coaster in space of 24 hours

24 hours ago, Guptill had scrapped around for a 14-ball one, trudged up the stairs of the dressing room, stomped his bat in anger and sat alone in the viewing area of the Old Trafford despondent and depressed staring through the glass window into oblivion. And here he was, providing one of the most decisive moments of the match a day later with the run out of Dhoni, to propel the Kiwis into their second straight World Cup final.

India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Former batsmen Graeme Fowler, Mark Butcher slam 'awful' Manchester pitch for semi-final clash
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India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Former batsmen Graeme Fowler, Mark Butcher slam 'awful' Manchester pitch for semi-final clash

Former England batsmen Graeme Fowler and Mark Butcher both took to Twitter to condemn the "awful" pitch used for the World Cup semi-final between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford on Tuesday

India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: All you need to know about semis and final Reserve Days
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India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: All you need to know about semis and final Reserve Days

The ICC Cricket World Cup semi-final between India and New Zealand will head into the Reserve Day after rain prevented the match finishing as scheduled at Old Trafford on Tuesday. Here's all you need to know about the Reserve Day.

Highlights, India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Semi final Match at Manchester, full cricket score: Kiwis qualify for final
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Highlights, India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Semi final Match at Manchester, full cricket score: Kiwis qualify for final

India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 LIVE Updates: New Zealand win by 18 runs to knock India out of the World Cup 2019 ALL OUT! Chahal becomes the final man to be dismissed and New Zealand are through to the second ICC World Cup final in a row! Slower ball outside off and Chahal finds an edge to Latham. It was the leg-cutter from Neesham, slightly back in length and Chahal swings across, gets an edge to the keeper.

India vs New Zealand, weather update in Manchester and what happens if semi-final is washed out: Showers expected till 10 pm local time
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India vs New Zealand, weather update in Manchester and what happens if semi-final is washed out: Showers expected till 10 pm local time

If there is still no result by close of play on Tuesday, play will continue on Wednesday — the designated reserve day for the first semifinal. The reserve day is a continuation of the game, not a restart.

India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Kiwis 211/5 in 46.1 overs as rain stops play in Manchester
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India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Kiwis 211/5 in 46.1 overs as rain stops play in Manchester

Indian bowlers maintained their stranglehold on the opposition with another splendid performance, restricting New Zealand to a sub-par 211 for five when rain stopped play in the first semi-final of the World Cup in Manchester.

Highlights, India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup Semifinal Match, Cricket Score: Play called off, will resume at 3 pm IST on Wednesday
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Highlights, India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup Semifinal Match, Cricket Score: Play called off, will resume at 3 pm IST on Wednesday

India vs New Zealand, LIVE SCORE, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Match Live Updates: The match has been called off for today due to rain. New Zealand will resume their innings tomorrow on 211/5 with 3.5 overs to bat.

India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Batting holds key as Virat Kohli, Kane Williamson gear up for their tryst with destiny
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India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Batting holds key as Virat Kohli, Kane Williamson gear up for their tryst with destiny

Kane Williamson's boys need to derive inspiration from Brendon McCullum's army of 2015 to spark resurgence and not get entangled into the same semi-final loop again. India, on the other hand, will be looking to bury the ghosts of MCG and flip the emotions from four years ago.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Close encounters with kind people of Manchester – India's home away from home
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Close encounters with kind people of Manchester – India's home away from home

It is to be hoped no hack who arrives at Manchester's Old Trafford is ever hungover or cynical enough to do something so heartless. We live in such a cold world that any warmth we can find is to be cherished.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, Tour Diary: Manchester nights, humid days, the Red Rose of Lancashire, and a day out at Lord's
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, Tour Diary: Manchester nights, humid days, the Red Rose of Lancashire, and a day out at Lord's

Journalist Geoff Lemon pens down his experiences of Australia-England clash at the Home of Cricket before gushing to Manchester in the super fast train, where he is perplexed to see an artillery cannon being towed in middle of the town and more from his latest tour diary.

India vs West Indies, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Indian pacers mastering the art of asphyxiating and striking when it matters
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India vs West Indies, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Indian pacers mastering the art of asphyxiating and striking when it matters

In this World Cup, the Indian pacers have played a vital role. They have set the tone, suffocated the batsmen into frustration, kept striking when it mattered the most, at crucial stages and then delivered the knockout blow as well.

Highlights, India vs West Indies, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Match, Full Cricket Score: India win by 125 runs
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Highlights, India vs West Indies, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Match, Full Cricket Score: India win by 125 runs

India vs West Indies LIVE SCORE, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Match Live Updates: Shami runs in hard and bangs it short, it hits Thomas gloves, ball goes to first slip where Rohit takes a good catch. This time ball was well above the ground.

Manchester City veteran David Silva set to leave after upcoming season, will complete a decade at the English club
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Manchester City veteran David Silva set to leave after upcoming season, will complete a decade at the English club

Spain midfielder David Silva will call time on his Manchester City career after completing 10 years at the club after the end of the upcoming season

West Indies vs New Zealand Match, weather update at Old Trafford today: Cloudy skies with minimal chance of rain in Manchester
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West Indies vs New Zealand Match, weather update at Old Trafford today: Cloudy skies with minimal chance of rain in Manchester

New Zealand will look to remain unbeaten in the World Cup when they take on West Indies at Old Trafford with cloudy conditions expected to aid the seam bowlers.

Highlights, England vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, Full Cricket Score: Eoin Morgan's men clinch 150-run victory
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Highlights, England vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, Full Cricket Score: Eoin Morgan's men clinch 150-run victory

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Match 24 England vs Afghanistan Live Updates: ENGLAND WIN BY 150 RUNS. They go to top of the points table. Afghanistan batted all the overs, which is a moral victory for them. It was the day of batters as Morgan, Root, Bairstow had fun in the middle. Then Shahidi and Asghar gave a little to cheer to the Afghan fans in the middle. It was never a contest from the start, to be honest.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Jason Roy to miss next two World Cup games; Eoin Morgan in doubt for Afghanistan clash
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Jason Roy to miss next two World Cup games; Eoin Morgan in doubt for Afghanistan clash

England opener Jason Roy will miss the hosts' next two World Cup matches with a torn left hamstring, the England and Wales Cricket Board said on Monday

India vs Pakistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Rohit Sharma says idea was not to lose wickets at start, feels team in right direction
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India vs Pakistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Rohit Sharma says idea was not to lose wickets at start, feels team in right direction

Rohit Sharma revealed his new-born daughter has put him in a 'great space' after the opener scored his second century of the World Cup to set up India's big win over Pakistan

India vs Pakistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Virat Kohli 'walks' himself out on instinct, replays suggests he was not out
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India vs Pakistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Virat Kohli 'walks' himself out on instinct, replays suggests he was not out

Virat Kohli 'walked' himself out in the World Cup game against arch-rivals Pakistan but television replays suggested he was not out

India vs Pakistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Traditional rivalry gets ready for another chapter as rain threat looms
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India vs Pakistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Traditional rivalry gets ready for another chapter as rain threat looms

While Pakistan will seek to find new heroes, India will breathe hard in their own dressing room. They know a repeat of Champions Trophy final could happen — all the chatter stops outside the boundary ropes, no equations, no past records, nothing else matters, and Kohli — as captain — only realised it all too well in 2017.