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Afghanistan v Bangladesh

World Cup 2019

Shakib fifty and five-for knock over Afghanistan

The allrounder's effort helped Bangladesh get in the top half of the points table

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Isam: Bangladesh's batting plans lacked flexibility, ruthlessness

If their ambition is to be a top side, even in this World Cup, they have to press the accelerator harder at times

Stats - Shakib emulates Yuvraj Singh

The Bangladesh allrounder became only the second player to score a fifty and take a five-wicket haul in a World Cup match

Shakib 'very satisfied' with his form in World Cup

The Bangladesh allrounder says this kind of a performance - from him and the team - was needed


Hussey: Shakib is Player of the Tournament so far

Michael Hussey and Murali Kartik discuss whether Shakib Al Hasan is among the greatest allrounders of all time



World Cup 2019, Lord's

Morgan won't do a Kohli if fans heckle Smith, Warner

It will take time for the Australian duo to be accepted back into the cricket community, says the England captain

Ashes can wait as England, Australia gear up for mega World Cup clash

England are under the pump since the shock defeat to Sri Lanka

Expecting England to come out 'ultra-hard' - Finch


Hussey, Swann have a go at each other ahead of big clash


Swann: Archer must go hard at Finch early

Graeme Swann previews England's XI for the match against Australia


Hussey: Prefer Lyon over Zampa against England

Michael Hussey previews Australia's XI for the encounter with England


Arjun Tendulkar helps England at nets


When Australia were searching for Gilly

Hussey spills the beans on why the Australia Team was in a tizzy before the 2007 WC Final


The World Cup's unlikeliest safe hands

World Cup 2019


West Indies news

World Cup 2019

Injured Andre Russell out of the World Cup

Top-order batsman Sunil Ambris has been approved as the allrounder's replacement

Kimber: West Indies gambled on Russell's knees, and it didn't work

The idea was to use him as a wicket-taking force, in short, sharp bursts, and as a demonic hitter. It hasn't quite panned out that way

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Afghanistan v Bangladesh

World Cup 2019, Southampton

Because of misfielding we missed the opportunity again - Gulbadin

Afghanistan's captain blamed a shoddy fielding performance for his side's failure to claim their first scalp of the World Cup

Miller: Shakib's brilliance, Mashrafe's mental strength come to the fore

From suffering miserable defeats, Bangladesh have become a strong force with the two seniors leading the way

South Africa crash out

World Cup 2019

'Tried to prevent Rabada from going to the IPL' - Faf du Plessis

Kagiso Rabada struggled to find form all tournament as South Africa crashed out of the World Cup

Philosophical Rabada takes in the lessons of a chastening World Cup

The fast bowler did not think the early exit was his lowest point, but admitted that he had slipped up with his execution


World Cup 2019, Lord's

Hussey: Prefer Lyon over Zampa against England


Kimber: The magic World Cup-winning DNA

Australia have lost ten of their 11 previous ODIs against England, but none of them were at the World Cup

Morgan plays down England's pressure fears

The England captain believes nerves played no part in the team's defeats at the hands of Pakistan and Sri Lanka

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New Zealand news

Slow over rate leaves Kane Williamson on thin ice

New Zealand have been fined for not completing their overs in time against West Indies, and a second offence could earn their captain a suspension

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