Top Stories: Things that made news in the cricket world today

Top Stories: Things that made news in the cricket world today

All the news stories that hogged the headlines today.

Mohammed Shami
Mohammed Shami. (Photo Source: Twitter)

World Cup 2019: Sheldon Cottrell responds to Mohammed Shami imitating his salute celebration

  • Sheldon Cottrell’s salute celebration has been trending in the ongoing World Cup. It is the left-arm pacer’s way to pay tribute to the Jamaican Defence Force (JDF).
  • Rather, many of the youngsters have been imitating the celebration to leave the Cottrell delighted.
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Rohit Sharma shares evidence showing he was not out against West Indies

  • He was back with his willow at the ground where he had pulverized arch-rivals Pakistan just 11 days ago.
  • On a sunny day and a dry wicket, everything was in order for Rohit Sharma to pick his third hundred of the tournament.
  • (Read more about the story)

Michael Vaughan responds to Jonny Bairstow allegations; says it’s ‘negative, pathetic, mindset’

  • England were cruising on the path to the semi-finals of the Cricket World Cup till their fifth game.
  • With four wins out of five, their only loss against Pakistan in the second match looked more of an aberration.
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World Cup 2019: Australia rope-in Nick Winter at nets with a plan to nullify Kiwis’ spearhead Trent Boult

  • They might have been the only team to have qualified for the semi-finals of the ICC World Cup 2019 so far.
  • But defending champions Australia are in no mood to let go the momentum they have in the tournament.
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Virat Kohli has to score runs for India, I will try to get him out: Moeen Ali

  • The sun started setting on the British empire early and abruptly, at least in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.
  • After having started as hot favourites to win the tournament for the first time, thanks to their form and home advantages, England slipped at a vital time in the competition by losing two consecutive matches against Sri Lanka and Australia.
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World Cup 2019: West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite fined for showing dissent against umpire

  • The cricket World Cup 2109 has been a tournament less marred by controversies.
  • Especially when it comes to players’ conduct on the ground, this World Cup has been one of the best in history.
  • (Read more about the story)

World Cup 2019: MS Dhoni’s knock against West Indies a top-rated one, feels Jasprit Bumrah

  • India wicketkeeper-batsman MS Dhoni had mixed reaction over his batting in the match against the West Indies at Old Trafford on Thursday.
  • India won the toss and elected to bat. Rohit Sharma had a controversial dismissal and Vijay Shankar and Kedar Jadhav did not last too long.
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World Cup 2019: Kris Srikkanth wants Rishabh Pant to bat at number 4 for India

  • A century from Lokesh Rahul in the warm-up game against Bangladesh meant India went into the World Cup with every batting position sorted out.
  • Moreover, the top order being in sublime touch with the bat meant that the middle order was unexposed in the initial games.
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