Thursday, 12 December, 2019


England face day of destiny in World Cup final against New Zealand

England face day of destiny in World Cup final against New Zealand England face day of destiny in World Cup final against New Zealand
Noah Ferguson | 14 July, 2019, 09:00

England captain Morgan: "I think in general throughout the tournament the scores have been a lot lower than they have previously here in the last three or four years".

Eoin Morgan's England can cap a stunning white-ball transformation in Sunday's Cricket World Cup final but awaiting them at Lord's will be a New Zealand side chasing their own slice of history.

England head coach Trevor Bayliss has said he will step down from his position regardless of how the team fares in the Cricket World Cup final against New Zealand on Sunday and the Ashes test series against Australia in August and September.

"Us, as a team, we have learned to enjoy ourselves, particularly days like this, even if they don't go well".

The worth of all that work showed when Morgan's men, now top of the one-day worldwide rankings, thrashed reigning champions Australia by eight wickets in the semi-final at Edgbaston on Thursday.

The hosts saw off Australia in emphatic fashion on Thursday to reach their first World Cup final since 1992.

It was noticeable that in the immediate aftermath of the win over Australia at Edgbaston, Morgan, who had struck the winning runs and ended unbeaten on 45, was quick to acknowledge the role that his backroom staff had played.

"Morgs is as cool as ice with everything he does", England allrounder Chris Woakes said.

England completed a stunning victory over Australia on Thursday to set up a decider against 2015 runners-up New Zealand at Lord's.

"I think it would be really important for someone like New Zealand", he said.

On Friday, ICC named the match officials for World Cup final and once again fans took to Twitter to express their displeasure.

Waugh, an International Cricket Council World Cup ambassador, was speaking at an event in Trafalgar Square, central London, to promote the Criiio Cup. Roy had signalled for a review after being dismissed, before realising that his opening partner, Jonny Bairstow, had already unsuccessfully utilised England's solitary challenge.

"That has worked out extremely well for us and given the support that we've had throughout, the ECB (England and Wales Cricket Board), the backroom staff, as players we have taken that as far as we can so far".

"I'd be lying if I said we weren't a bit overawed by the change of scenery", said Taylor as he looked back to New Zealand's first and only match on Australian soil in that tournament.

Recommended

loading...
...

China Imports From US Plunge In June Amid Tariff War China Imports From US Plunge In June Amid Tariff War In subsequent remarks, USA officials said that China had reneged on commitments it made during previous rounds of negotiations. Trade weakness has added to pressure on Xi's government to shore up economic growth and avoid politically risky job losses.

Boris Johnson denies accusations he failed to support ambassador in transatlantic row Boris Johnson denies accusations he failed to support ambassador in transatlantic row A No.10 spokeswoman said: "The prime minister has always been clear that leaving without a deal would be disruptive". But she was sorry about having to leave when "there was more that I wanted to do".

New York City Power Outage: What We Know So Far New York City Power Outage: What We Know So Far The New York Fire Department has said it has been responding to numerous calls of people trapped in elevators. The outage appears to run from Times Square and Hell's Kitchen to Columbus Circle and the Upper West Side.

Marcus Morris plans to sign with Knicks after originally agreeing with Spurs Marcus Morris plans to sign with Knicks after originally agreeing with Spurs The former University of Kentucky Wildcat was a first round pick in the 2015 NBA Draft (12th overall) by the Utah Jazz . The report comes two days after Morris was re-considering his two-year, $20 million deal with the Spurs.

Blackout NYC 2019: Scenes from power outage on anniversary of 1977 blackout The Metropolitan Transportation Authority tweeted that there were outages at various underground stations. All trains have made it to stations, New York Police Department spokesman George Tsourovakas said.

Trump puts social media on notice after summit Trump puts social media on notice after summit Singer Joy Villa, who describes herself as a conservative activist, wore a flamboyant stars-and-stripes formal gown. The letter said such demands would violate the US Constitution's First Amendment on free expression.

'Star Trek' and 'Everwood' actor Stephanie Niznik has died 'Star Trek' and 'Everwood' actor Stephanie Niznik has died She was born in Bangor, Maine and graduated from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina with her Master's degree in Fine Arts. She is survived by her mother, stepfather, brother, extended family and her two dogs, Nucleus and Jake, Variety reported.

Dwight Gooden arrested, charged with cocaine possession, report says Dwight Gooden arrested, charged with cocaine possession, report says Gooden was charged with 3rd-degree possession, possession of drug paraphernalia and being under the influence. In 2006, Gooden did an 8-month stint in jail after showing up to a probation hearing high on cocaine.

Google’s taking another crack at building a social network Google’s taking another crack at building a social network Fresh on the heels of the Google + shutdown in April , the company is at it again with another idea for a social networking app . Why it matters: Google + might have closed down, but it seems Google isn't giving up on creating a social media platform.

'I'm Not A Fan Of Bitcoin And Other Cryptocurrencies' 'I'm Not A Fan Of Bitcoin And Other Cryptocurrencies' His American counterpart at the Federal Reserve also broached the topic Wednesday and Thursday when testifying before Congress. In June, Facebook announced its next attempt at expanding outside social media platforms: the Libra cryptocurrency .

Heidi Klum has been secretly married to Tom Kaulitz since February Heidi Klum has been secretly married to Tom Kaulitz since February Congrats to the happy couple! After she split with Briatore, Heidi began dating the British singer-songwriter Seal . She had three marriages including this one and four kids from these marriages. "I would have married him that day".

Magnitude 4.6 natural disaster hits just outside Seattle Magnitude 4.6 natural disaster  hits just outside Seattle Approximately seven minutes after the initial quake, a 3.5 magnitude aftershock occured in the Monroe area of Washington state. No significant damages or injuries were reported to city infrastructure, according to Tacoma and Pierce County officials.

Angels Pay Tribute to Pitcher Tyler Skaggs During Friday’s Game Angels Pay Tribute to Pitcher Tyler Skaggs During Friday’s Game The news was jarring, and L.A. still had to finish the trip through the Lone Star State before the All-Star break hit. On the first pitch Trout saw while wearing Skaggs' jersey, he launched a 454-foot bomb to left-center.

Barca sign Griezmann Atletico dispute fee Barca sign Griezmann Atletico dispute fee During five years with Atletico, Griezmann, a World Cup victor with France last summer, scored 133 goals in 257 appearances. The French forward and Atletico finished as runners up in Champions League in 2016 and was the team's top-scoring player.

Apollo 11 Moon Landing 50th Anniversary: Everything that happened in 1969 Apollo 11 Moon Landing 50th Anniversary: Everything that happened in 1969 Kendra Horn (D-OK), chair of the House subcommittee on space and aeronautics; criticized the decision to reassign Gerstenmaier. Ken Bowersox, a former NASA astronaut and agency official, will take Gerstenmaier's place as the head of human exploration.