England win Cricket World Cup in dramatic fashion

England’s conquering cricket heroes have celebrated all night after their team’s epic World Cup final victory. Led by batting hero Ben Stokes, the squad won the trophy for the first time after a breathless final over New Zealand in what’s being called the greatest game ever. England won the title on the technicality of scoring more […]

WATCH: Rihanna turns up at the Cricket World Cup

Rihanna has made a surprise appearance in the north-east of England to cheer on the West Indies at the Cricket World Cup. The Umbrella singer was spotted by Sky Sports cameras in the crowd as she watched the West Indies against Sri Lanka. Rihanna’s at the cricket in Durham lol pic.twitter.com/hxerFT8l8H — RIP my ubermenschies […]

Prince Harry opens Cricket World Cup at The Oval

Prince Harry has opened the Cricket World Cup at the Oval in London. The Duke of Sussex took to the pitch to launch the tournament and predicted ‘World Cup fever’ would sweep the Commonwealth over the coming weeks. With the exception of Afghanistan, the other nine nations taking part in the World Cup are all […]

England cricketer Alex Hales dropped from World Cup squad

Alex Hales will not play for England at the Cricket World Cup this summer. He has been dropped from the squad following his involvement in a street fight. The batsman was originally named in the 15-man squad but it emerged that he has been sanctioned by the England and Wales Cricket Board for the disciplinary […]

West Indies bowler Gabriel banned for four matches

West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel has been banned for four one-day international matches. Gabriel, 30, was accused of making an alleged homophobic slur during his team’s Test match defeat by England. He accepted an International Cricket Council charge over comments he made to Joe Root during the third Test in St Lucia. Television footage […]