ICC Champions Trophy 2017
Cricket World TV - India-Pakistan set to resume their rivalry
Chetan Narula previews us the most awaited sub-continent clash of ICC Champions Trophy between India and Pakistan at Edgbaston on Sunday exclusively for Cricket World TV.
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.
Bangladesh, Pakistan make to ICC Champions Trophy
Bangladesh and Pakistan along with the top six ranked teams in the International Cricket Council One-Day Internationals rankings as on 30th September 2015 have made it to the Champions Trophy 2017 to be held in England.
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.
Virat Kohli wants India to be ruthless in finishing games
India skipper Virat Kohli urged the team to adopt a ruthless approach in finishing games ahead of the Champions Trophy clash against Sri Lanka at The Oval on Thursday.
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.
India's Champions Trophy Squad Questions
India’s Champions Trophy Squad Questions. With the Champions Trophy squad to be named soon, here is look at the some of the questions that the selectors need think about
Bangladesh, New Zealand hope to remain alive - Match Preview
New Zealand and Bangladesh will face each other in their final group encounter in Cardiff on Friday with the winner remaining alive in the tournament and the loser heading back home.
Australia, Bangladesh desperate for a win in a must win game - Match Preview
Both Australia and Bangladesh will be in a desperate search of a win when they take on each other in the fifth game of Champions Trophy at Kennington Oval on Monday.
Cricket World TV - Big game for both Pakistan and India
Chetan Narula previews the Champions Trophy 2017 final between India and Pakistan to be played at Kennington Oval on Sunday exclusively for Cricket World TV.
Old foes resume rivalry - India v Pakistan - Match Preview
In what will be one of the most awaited contest of the tournament, both India and Pakistan are set to resume their rivalry when they meet each other in the Group B clash of the ICC Champions Trophy at Edgbaston on Sunday.
Bangladesh need big match mentality to win tournaments - Mashrafe Mortaza
Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza stated that his team needs to be at their peak in all attributes of the game, if they are to emerge victorious a highly competitive tournament like the Champions Trophy.
Cricket World TV - Exciting game on the cards at The Oval
As India and South Africa face each other at The Oval on Sunday in what will be a virtual quarter-final, Chetan Narula previews us the encounter exclusively for Cricket World TV.
Cricket World Player of the Week - Tamim Iqbal
Bangladesh opening batsman Tamim Iqbal is the Cricket World Player of the Week for his knocks of 128 and 95 in the ongoing Champions Trophy tournament.
Pakistan end England's dominance, becomes first team to reach final of CT2017
After a spirited bowling performance led by Hasan Ali's three-wicket haul restricted England to 211, fifties from Azhar Ali and Fakhar Zaman set the chase for Pakistan which they completed in the 38th over with eight wickets in hand in Cardiff to reach the final of the ICC 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.
Teams look to seize initiative in Cardiff - England v New Zealand - Match Preview
New Zealand will take on host England in what will be an intriguing Champions Trophy encounter in Cardiff on Tuesday with weather permitting.
Cricket World TV - What to expect in the semi-finals of Champions Trophy
Chetan Narula is reporting from Edgbaston for Cricket World TV as he gives a summary of last week's ICC Champions Trophy matches along with a preview on the two semi-finals lined up between England and Pakistan followed by India and Bangladesh.
Can Bangladesh overhaul Indian challenge? - Match Preview
A confident Bangladesh unit will be up against the defending champions India in the second semi-final of the ICC Champions Trophy at Edgbaston on Thursday.
India aim qualification, Sri Lanka battle survival - Match Preview
The action in the ICC Champions Trophy shifts to Kennington Oval where Sri Lanka will take on the defending champions India in a Group B encounter on Thursday.
Mohammad Amir declared fit to play final against India
Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur has confirmed that pace spearhead Mohammad Amir will feature in the final of the Champions Trophy final against India at Kennington Oval on Sunday.
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.
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.
Cricket World Player of the Week - Fakhar Zaman
For his consistent performance over the week and leading Pakistan to their maiden ICC Champions Trophy triumph, Pakistan opening batsman Fakhar Zaman is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
Julian Wood to aid Australia in Champions Trophy preparations
Australia have acquired the services of former Hampshire batsman Julian Wood to help in their preparations for the upcoming Champions Trophy in June.
Dhawan, Kohli lead dominant India into semis after spectacular South African collapse
Shikhar Dhawan continued to impress with the bat as he along with Virat Kohli steered India to a comfortable win after a spectacular South African collapse to secure a semi-final berth in the Champions Trophy on Sunday.
All to play for in battle of nerves - India v Pakistan - Match Preview
The ICC Champions Trophy tournament has reached its pinnacle with arch-rivals India and Pakistan locking horns with each other at Kennington Oval on Sunday in what will be a high octane clash.
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.
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.
Can Pakistan surprise England with their unpredictability - Match Preview
The first semi-final of the ICC Champions Trophy tournament will see the unpredictable Pakistan taking on hosts England in Cardiff on Wednesday.
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.
Sarfraz Ahmed pleased with progress made by youngsters
Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed said he was pleased with the progress made by the team after they reached their first final in the history of Champions Trophy.
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.
Shakib, Mahmudullah masterclass knock out New Zealand
Shakib Al Hasan and Mahmudullah came to Bangladesh's rescue with masterful tons to knock New Zealand out of the Champions Trophy 2017 by winning the game at Cardiff by five wickets on Friday.
Mathews set to play as batsman against India
Sri Lanka have received a much needed boost ahead of their must-win clash against India on Thursday with skipper Angelo Mathews declared fit to play as a batsman.
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.
Virat Kohli proud of India's performance in Champions Trophy despite losing final
India captain Virat Kohli stated that he is proud of his team's performance in the recently concluded Champions Trophy 2017 tournament despite losing the final to Pakistan on Sunday.
Zaman, Amir rip India to win maiden Champions Trophy title for Pakistan
Fakhar Zaman scored his maiden century while Mohammad Amir ripped the Indian top order as Pakistan completed a massive 180 run victory in the final at Kennington Oval on Sunday to win their maiden ICC Champions Trophy tournament.
Sarfraz, Amir guide Pakistan to semi-finals
Sarfraz Ahmed and Mohammad Amir shared an unbeaten 75 run stand for the eighth wicket as Pakistan chased down 237 against Sri Lanka in the 45th over with three wickets in hand at Sophia Gardens to make it to the semi-final of the ICC Champions Trophy tournament.
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.
We are neither intimidated nor arrogant - India
India captain Virat Kohli said his team is upbeat on facing Pakistan in the final of the Champions Trophy 2017 tournament at Kennington Oval on Sunday.
Bangladesh announce squad for Champions Trophy
Bangladesh selectors have recalled fast bowler Shafiul Islam in the 15-man squad for the upcoming Champions Trophy tournament to be played in England and Wales.
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.
Jadhav credits Dhoni for his game-changing spell against Bangladesh
India's Kedar Jadhav credited former captain MS Dhoni for his game changing spell against Bangladesh in the recently concluded Champions Trophy game at Edgbaston.
Cricket World TV - Champions Trophy scenarios explained
As the Champions Trophy is at half-way stage, Chetan Narula, who is in Birmingham discusses the possible scenarios needed for the teams to qualify to the semi-finals for Cricket World TV.
Rumman Raees replaces Wahab Riaz in Pakistan squad
Pakistan have drafted in uncapped Karachi seamer Rumman Raees as a replacement for Wahab Riaz, who has been ruled out of the ICC Champions Trophy tournament due to ankle injury.
Hasan Ali, spinners keep Pakistan alive after rain-affected game
A spirited unbeaten 75 run knock from David Miller went in vain for South Africa as Pakistan completed a 19-run victory by Duckworth-Lewis method riding on a strong bowling performance from Hasan Ali and the spinners in the seventh match of ICC Champions Trophy in Birmingham.
Injured Mitchell Starc targets Champions Trophy return
Australia pace spearhead Mitchell Starc revealed that he is targetting a return to international cricket in the upcoming Champions Trophy tournament scheduled in June.
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.
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.
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.
Upul Tharanga suspended for two matches due to slow over-rate
Sri Lanka will miss the services of stand-in captain Upul Tharanga after he was handed a two-match suspension by the International Cricket Council following the recently concluded Champions Trophy game against South Africa at The Oval.
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.
Chamara Kapugedara ruled out of Champions Trophy with knee injury
Sri Lanka middle order batsman Chamara Kapugedara has been ruled out of the remainder of the Champions Trophy tournament after sustaining a knee injury.
Sarfraz Ahmed named captain of Champions Trophy team of tournament
International Cricket Council on Monday announced Champions Trophy's team of the tournament with the victorious skipper of Pakistan named the captain.
Injured Kusal Perera out of Champions Trophy
Sri Lanka wicket-keeper batsman Kusal Perera has been ruled out of the ongoing ICC Champions Trophy following a hamstring injury that he sustained during the recently concluded game against India at Kennington Oval .
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.
Pakistan progress to sixth position in ICC Rankings after Champions Trophy success
Pakistan have climbed to the sixth position in the ICC Rankings for One-Day Internationals following their maiden Champions Trophy triumph which they achieved by beating India by 180 runs in the final on Sunday at Kennington Oval.
Chance for England to eliminate their Ashes rival - Match Preview
The Ashes might be due to begin later this year but the rivalry between both England and Australia is set to resume in Birmingham on Saturday when they meet each other in the 10th game of the ICC Champions Trophy.
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.
Playing with aggression is only chance for Sri Lanka to beat India - Kumar Sangakkara
Former captain Kumar Sangakkara has urged the Sri Lankan team to play with aggression, if they are to have any chance of defeating India in what will be a do or die encounter for them.
Desperate Pakistan take on in-form South Africa - Match Preview
In a desperate attempt to stay alive in the tournament, Pakistan will be locking horns with South Africa in the Group B clash of ICC Champions Trophy at Edgbaston on Wednesday.
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.
Shaun Tait answers questions on his career and Champions Trophy
Shaun Tait caught up with James Alder last week whilst commentating in India. Here he is, giving his take on his 15 year long career, the changes he saw in the game as well as taking a look at Australia's chances in the upcoming Champions Trophy.
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.
Write off Pakistan at your own peril - Shahid Afridi
Former captain Shahid Afridi has issued a warning not to write-off Pakistan after their victory over South Africa in the seventh game of the ongoing ICC Champions Trophy in Birmingham.
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.
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.
Sri Lanka falter in chase of 300 despite brisk start
Hashim Amla became the fastest to 25th ODI century while Imran Tahir picked a four-wicket haul as South Africa completed a 96-run victory against Sri Lanka in their ICC Champions Trophy opening game at Kennington Oval.
Rain denies Australia a win against Bangladesh
Heavy and continuous rain for 150 minutes ended Australia's hopes of registering their maiden victory in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 tournament as only 16 overs were possible in the second innings of the fifth game against Bangladesh at The Oval.
Dominant India cakewalks into final with a stunning nine-wicket win over Bangladesh
The dominant Indian team barely flinched a muscle as they cake-walked into the Champions Trophy finals after defeated Bangladesh by nine wickets and 59 balls to spare.
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.
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.
India crush Pakistan by 124 runs to begin title defence with win
A scintillating batting display followed by a dominating bowling performance saw India complete a 124 run win by DLS method against their arch-rivals Pakistan in the fourth match of ICC Champions Trophy in Birmingham.
Sri Lanka outplay India as contest in Group B widens
Shikhar Dhawan's 125-run knock went in vain for India as Sri Lanka chased down 322 runs in 48.4 overs with seven wickets in hand in the eighth game of the ICC Champions Trophy at Kennington Oval.
Morne Morkel included in South Africa's Champions Trophy squad
Titans fast bowler Morne Morkel has been recalled into the South African squad for the upcoming Champions Trophy 2017 tournament that kicks-off in June.
ICC fines New Zealand for slow over-rate
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has docked a percentage of match fees of New Zealand players following their recently concluded Champions Trophy encounter against England at Sophia Gardens on Tuesday.
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.
England book semi-final berth with 87-run win over New Zealand
A collective bowling effort led by Jake Ball and Liam Plunkett helped England restrict New Zealand to 223 runs in a chase of 311 to win the sixth game of the ICC Champions Trophy in Cardiff by 87 runs and thereby becoming the first team to reach to the semi-finals.
ICC announces ambassadors for Champions Trophy
The International Cricket Council has announced an ambassador each from eight of the participating countries in the Champions Trophy tournament to be played in June.
Defending champions to take on number one ranked team in knock-out game - Match Preview
The focus now shifts to Kennington Oval where India and South Africa will lock horns with each other on what will be a virtual quarter-final clash from Group B of the ICC Champions Trophy.
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.
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.
Stokes, Morgan end Australia's Champions Trophy campaign
Extraordinary batting performance from Ben Stokes and Eoin Morgan helped England get out of a sticky situation while chasing 278 as the Champions Trophy hosts won the game by 40 runs (D/L Method) much to the joy of Bangladesh, who now have progressed to the second semi finals spot from Group A.
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.
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.
Lokesh Rahul unlikely for India's Champions Trophy defence
India opening batsman Lokesh Rahul is in line to miss the upcoming Champions Trophy to be played in England and Wales after being sidelined with a shoulder surgery.
James Faulkner left out of Champions Trophy squad for Australia
Australian selectors have left out all-rounder James Faulkner from the One-Day International squad for the Champions Trophy tournament to be played in England and Wales in June.
Kingfisher Beer Launches Dream Summer Secondment For Cricket Crazy Fans
Kingfisher, the No. 1 Indian beer brand, today announced it is searching the country for a new cricket correspondent to tour the country and report live from the ICC Champions Trophy.
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.