Jofra Archer reveals playing in 'excruciating' pain during England's successful ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 campaign
Paceman Jofra Archer has revealed that he played with excruciating pain during England's successful World Cup campaign, taking painkillers after sustaining an injury midway into the tournament.
Ben Stokes turns down nomination for New Zealander of the Year, supports Kane Williamson for the award
Ben Stokes scored 465 runs and took seven wickets in the World Cup as England edged out New Zealand in a thriller at Lords on 14 July to clinch their first title.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, Tour diary: It's time to make sense of New Zealand's pain, England's joy, and the greatest final of them all
Australian journalist Geoff Lemon takes us on the roller-coaster ride with stories of covering the last few days of the World Cup which include the semis and the manic final between England and New Zealand that will go down as the best ODI in history of cricket
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: 'Nothing will faze me again,' says England's Jos Buttler after dramatic final win
Buttler was in the thick of things on Sunday as England's 44-year wait for the sport's biggest trophy ended in the most dramatic way imaginable against New Zealand
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: James Anderson says Ben Stokes asked umpires to withdraw four overthrows during England's chase in final
If Stokes had his way, the match might have never reached a tie and gone to a Super Over, where both teams scored 15 runs and England eventually won the World Cup on boundary count.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Shared trophy would have been a fair reflection of both teams' tenacity to win, believes Dav Whatmore
Former Sri Lanka coach Dav Whatmore thinks a shared trophy would have been a fairer outcome of the World Cup after England and New Zealand could not be separated after 100 overs and a Super Over.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Former captain Andrew Strauss urges England all-rounder Ben Stokes to stay grounded post finale heroics
Stokes scored 84 not out against New Zealand at Lord's on Sunday to force a Super Over in which he and Jos Buttler pushed England towards their first World Cup crown.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Former all-rounder Daniel Vettori optimistic of New Zealand's chances in 2023 in spite of heart-breaking finale
Spin great Daniel Vettori is optimistic of New Zealand competing for title in the 2023 World Cup, preferring to look ahead instead of brooding over the gut-wrenching defeat to England in Sunday's final.
Jofra Archer's cousin Ashantio Blackman, 24, was shot dead outside his home in St Philip the day after England's World Cup campaign started with a win over South Africa in May.
Firstpost's ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Best XI: Jason Roy, Rohit Sharma make the cut, New Zealand ace misses out
As usual, the World Cup XI has a few obvious names and not-so-obvious ones. A batsman who scored 600 plus runs in the tournament misses out along with the best cricketer in the current generation.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: New Zealand team's homecoming ceremony put on hold due to logistical issues
The homecoming ceremony for New Zealand cricket team has been put on hold as players are arriving in batches at different times.
Eoin Morgan, Jos Buttler and other England players meet Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May after winning World Cup
Here are the best photos as England players met Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May after winning the Cricket World Cup by beating New Zealand in a thriller.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: No one lost final but there was crowned winner, says Kane Williamson after epic clash
England clinched ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 trophy on boundary count rule after their final against New Zealand and the Super Over finished in ties.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Joe Root says England's triumph in showpiece tournament will be a confidence-booster for players ahead of Ashes
Shifting focus to the five-match Ashes series, which begins on 1 August, Root said England were full of confidence as they bid to reclaim the urn having already achieved one of their targets.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: England's director of cricket Ashley Giles dismisses 'extra run' row during final at Lord's
England director of cricket Ashley Giles has insisted he had no qualms about keeping the World Cup trophy after former leading umpire Simon Taufel said the hosts were mistakenly awarded an extra run during their nail-biting win over New Zealand in the final at Lord's.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Pressure, what pressure? England's self-belief and mental strength propelled them to historic first title
England dreamt. England believed. England won. And it's their self-belief and mental strength that propelled them to the historic first title.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: New Zealand coach Gary Stead calls for review of rules after team's defeat in final
New Zealand coach Gary Stead has called for the Cricket World Cup's rules to be overhauled, labelling the showpiece final "hollow" after England defeated the Black Caps on a technicality.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Ben Stokes sets sights on Ashes after starring in dramatic final at Lord's
Ben Stokes has already started turning his attention to the Ashes just a day after starring for England in their dramatic World Cup final win against New Zealand.
England vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup final: When agony of not losing is greater than pain of losing
The joy of victory and the agony of defeat are an essential part of sport. But the agony of not losing the match is greater than the agony of losing could have ever been.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: 'We have no control over rules' says Eoin Morgan after boundary count rule helps England clinch title
England were adjudged the winners of the World Cup on the basis of their superior boundary count — 22 fours and two sixes — to New Zealand's 17 after the epic final, and the ensuing Super Over, ended in a tie