Pakistan players shake hands with Australian players after their World Cup quarter-final match at Adelaide Oval. Photograph: Morne de Klerk/Getty Images For a team that started off disastrously, entering the quarter-finals of the World Cup is quite an achievement. Pakistan’s campaign in the ICC’s 50-overs-a-side showpiece event began with a 76-run defeat to arch-rivals India at the Adelaide Oval. The West Indies then handed them an even bigger thrashing, bundling them out for ... Rediff.com, 1 week ago
A selection of musings from around the cricket World Cup Eoin Morgan looks during England's ICC World Cup match. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images When Eoin Morgan, the England cricket captain, failed to sing God Save The Queen at the World Cup, questions were asked. - The World Cup, as never before on Rediff.com - VOTE: Who will win the 2015 World Cup? Morgan is Irish, switching allegiance to England in 2009 in order to play Test cricket. Was his decision a political ...Rediff.com, 4 weeks ago
‘It’s the pressure of an India match that hurts us' ‘I think we have to bowl well against India because they are a good batting side’ Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq tells Chandresh Narayanan that his team will break the jinx that has haunted them in five of the last six editions when they take on India in their World Cup opener on February 15. Pakistan players celebrate after the fall of a wicket. Photograph: Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images There is a sense of desire, ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
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