Champions Trophy

Australia-Pakistan warm-up game spoiled by rain

The preparations of Pakistan and Australia for the upcoming Champions Trophy was dampened by rain as only 62 deliveries were possible during their final warm-up game in Birmingham on Monday.
30 May 2017
 

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - Balanced combination keeps India in good stead

The defending champions India will once again head into ICC Champions Trophy as one of the top contender but this time with a much more balanced squad to combat English conditions.
29 May 2017

India outplay New Zealand in rain-affected warm-up game

Mohammad Shami and Bhuvneshwar Kumar shared six wickets between them equally as India bowled out New Zealand for 189 runs and later managed to be 45 runs ahead of D/L target when rain arrived after 26 overs in the second innings during their ICC Champions Trophy warm-up game at Kennington Oval.
29 May 2017

Ashraf's blinder helps Pakistan chase down 342 in final over against Bangladesh

A blistering unbeaten 30-ball knock of 64 from uncapped Fahim Ashraf and a 15-ball 27 from Hasan Ali proved vital as they shared 93 runs off just 41 deliveries for the ninth wicket to help Pakistan seal a thrilling two wicket win in a chase of 342 against Bangladesh in the ICC Champions Trophy warm-up game in Birmingham.
28 May 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - Improved Bangladesh raise high expectation

Bangladesh have improved vastly over the years in the limited overs format and will be a force to reckon when they take the field in the upcoming Champions Trophy campaign next month.
27 May 2017

Finch, Head guide Australia to tense last over finish against Sri Lanka

A blistering century from Aaron Finch followed by an unbeaten 85 from Travis Head proved enough as Australia managed to chase down 319 against Sri Lanka in the final over with two wickets in hand in the ICC Champions Trophy warm-up game at Kennington Oval.
27 May 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - New Zealand pin hopes on all-round strength

A combination of power hitters, ruthless swing bowlers and the solidity of Kane Williamson makes New Zealand one of the top contenders in the upcoming Champions Trophy tournament.
26 May 2017

India confident of defending title - Virat Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli is confident that his team is well equipped to defend the title in the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy to be played in England and Wales.
26 May 2017

Sri Lanka happy to enter Champions Trophy as 'underdogs' - Angelo Mathews

Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews said the tag of being 'underdog' will help his team in the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy tournament that kicks-off on 3rd June.
26 May 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - Australia aim for double glory amid pay dispute

Having won two titles in the last three editions, Australia have a golden opportunity to create history in the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy that kicks off on 3rd June.
25 May 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - England look to wipe out scar from 2015 World Cup

England will be among of the front-runners to clinch the ICC Champions Trophy this year after vastly improving their outfit in the limited overs format under skipper Eoin Morgan.
24 May 2017

Umar Akmal withdrawn from Pakistan's Champions Trophy squad

Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal has been withdrawn from the squad for the Champions Trophy tournament after failing fitness two fitness tests in as many days.
23 May 2017

Manish Pandey injury presents Dinesh Karthik another India chance at Champions Trophy

India have named wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik as a replacement for injured Manish Pandey for the upcoming Champions Trophy tournament to be played in England in June.
19 May 2017

Marcus Stoinis declared fit for Australia's Champions Trophy campaign

Victoria all-rounder Marcus Stoinis has been cleared to play the upcoming Champions Trophy campaign for Australia after he was declared fit following the shoulder injury that he sustained while playing in Indian Premier League.
18 May 2017

Rohit Sharma, Shami recalled for India's Champions Trophy campaign

India have finally named their 15-member squad for the upcoming Champions Trophy title defence with Rohit Sharma and Mohammad Shami earning a recall.
8 May 2017

India postpone Champions Trophy squad announcement

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has delayed the squad announcement for the upcoming Champions Trophy in a bid for a favourable revenue outcome from International Cricket Council.
27 April 2017

Kamran Akmal dropped from Pakistan's Champions Trophy squad

Wicket-keeper batsman Kamran Akmal has been overlooked by the Pakistan selectors for the upcoming Champions Trophy campaign scheduled to be played in England and Wales.
26 April 2017

Mark Wood returns to England squad for Champions Trophy

Durham speedster Mark Wood has been named in the England squad for the upcoming One-Day International series against Ireland and South Africa followed by the Champions Trophy to be played in June and July.
25 April 2017

McClengahan, Milne, Anderson recalled in New Zealand's Champions Trophy squad

New Zealand selectors have recalled fast bowlers Mitchell McClenaghan and Adam Milne along with all-rounder Corey Anderson in the 15-man squad for the upcoming Champions Trophy tournament.
25 April 2017

Lasith Malinga returns for Sri Lanka's Champions Trophy campaign

Sri Lanka speedster Lasith Malinga has returned for the 15-man squad for the upcoming Champions Trophy to be played in June and July in England and Wales.
24 April 2017