India wins 5th straight, continues World Cup transformation

HAMILTON, New Zealand (AP) — India’s remarkable turnaround at the Cricket World Cup continued on Tuesday with a fifth consecutive win ensuring the defending champion will top its pool heading into the quarterfinals. India beat Ireland by eight wickets to remain unbeaten, a dramatic change after it entered the World Cup without a win in[…]

Ireland win toss and bat against India at World Cup

Ireland captain William Porterfield won the toss and opted to bat in the World Cup Pool B match against defending champions India in Napier on Tuesday. India, who have already qualified for the quarter-finals after four wins in as many matches, kept the same team which beat the West Indies in Perth last week. Ireland,[…]