Champions Trophy

South Africa favourites against depleted Sri Lanka side - Match Preview

Both Sri Lanka and South Africa will hope to begin their 2017 Champions Trophy campaign with a win as they lock horns with each other in the Group B encounter at Kennington Oval on Saturday.
3 June 2017

Rain leaves Australia-New Zealand game without result

Heavy rain lashed out at Edgbaston as the second game of the Champions Trophy between Australia and New Zealand was abandoned without a result, forcing both the teams to share the points between them equally.
2 June 2017

Chris Woakes ruled out of Champions Trophy

As a big blow to England's ongoing Champions Trophy campaign, all-rounder Chris Woakes has been ruled out of the tournament after suffering a calf injury during the recently concluded encounter against Bangladesh at The Oval.
2 June 2017

Angelo Mathews to miss Sri Lanka's Champions Trophy opener against South Africa

As a big blow to Sri Lanka's chances in the ongoing Champions Trophy campaign, their skipper Angelo Mathews is set to be ruled out of the opening game against South Africa on Saturday with a calf injury.
2 June 2017

England concerned by Chris Woakes' side strain

England skipper Eoin Morgan admitted that he is concerned by the side strain to all-rounder Chirs Woakes following their eight-wicket victory against Bangladesh in the ICC Champions Trophy opener at The Oval on Thursday.
2 June 2017

Focus shifts to Trans-Tasman battle - Australia v New Zealand - Match Preview

The Champions Trophy 2017 edition is all set to witness Trans-Tasman rivalry with the finalists of 2015 World Cup locking horns with each other in Birmingham.
2 June 2017

Root, Hales get England off to a winning start in Champions Trophy opener

Tamim Iqbal's century went in vain for Bangladesh as England chased down 306 runs in 47.2 overs with eight wickets in hand riding on an unbeaten 133 from Joe Root and a fluent 95-run knock from Alex Hales to begin their ICC Champions Trophy campaign with a win at Kennington Oval.
1 June 2017

Two most improved teams seek winning start - England v Bangladesh - Match Preview

The Champions Trophy 2017 will get underway on Thursday with hosts England taking on Bangladesh at Kennington Oval.
1 June 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - Sri Lanka seek redemption

Sri Lanka will have a chance to make amends for their downslide with a convincing performance in the upcoming Champions Trophy 2017 tournament.
31 May 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - Unpredictable Pakistan aim for maiden title

A formidable pace attack will keep Pakistan in contention in English conditions which is expected to aid pace and movement as they head into the ICC Champions Trophy after managing to edge out West Indies in the ODI rankings.
31 May 2017

Guptill century help New Zealand chase down 357 runs against Sri Lanka

Martin Guptill played a 76-ball 116 run knock while Kane Williamson supported him with 88 runs as New Zealand managed to chase down 357 runs against Sri Lanka with six wickets in hand in their warm-up game in Birmingham.
31 May 2017

Indian pacers wreck Bangladesh to complete 240-run victory

Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Umesh Yadav shared six wickets between them equally as India went on to dismiss Bangladesh for just 84 runs to complete a massive 240-run victory in their warm-up game of ICC Champions Trophy at Kennington Oval on Tuesday.
31 May 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - Desperate South Africa seek second ICC title

Another ICC tournament, another star studded South Africa line-up. But, will they be able to cross their hurdle of not winning a major ICC tournament since 1998 in the upcoming Champions Trophy?
30 May 2017

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