Australia won the 2023 Cricket World Cup, defeating India by 5 wickets in the final. This was Australia’s fifth World Cup title, tying them with India for the most titles of any team.
Pakistan cricket captain Babar Azam has sparked controversy after opting to play golf instead of watching the high-voltage India vs Australia match at the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2023. Azam’s decision has drawn criticism from fans and pundits alike, who question his priorities and commitment to the team.
Sleepless India fans were ready for the World Cup title clash on Sunday, November 19, 2023. Thousands of fans sporting blue India jerseys clogged roads outside the world’s biggest cricket stadium in Ahmedabad, India. They were too excited to sleep as excitement built ahead of the game against Australia.
Pakistan’s recently named T20I captain, Shaheen Shah Afridi, expressed his commitment to upholding the team’s strong spirit on Thursday.
On November 7, 2023, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) appointed former Test off-spinner Tauseef Ahmed as the interim head of the national selection committee. This comes after the resignation of Inzamam-ul-Haq, who was facing an inquiry by the PCB for his alleged affiliation with a UK-based player agency.
On Sunday, November 5, 2023, Indian batter Virat Kohli equalled Sachin Tendulkar’s record for most centuries in One-Day Internationals (ODIs)—49. He achieved this feat on his 35th birthday in India’s World Cup match against South Africa at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
Fastest century by a Pakistani batter in CWC 23.Fakhar zaman remarkable hundred against new Zealand
Pakistan have made a terrific start to the search for 402 to win, with Fakhar Zaman and Babar Azam putting together a century partnership to give their side hope of one of the format’s all-time great run-chases.
Pakistan’s former all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez has criticized former England captain Michael Vaughan in a tweet critical of Pakistan’s performance in the 2023 World Cup.