About US | Contact Us
West Bengal: Agitating junior doctors agree to meet CM Mamata Banerjee..
Monsoon expected to advance further in next 36 hours..
Fatherhood makes me feel good about myself: Tusshar Kapoor..
Vedanta lost USD 200 mn in profits in one year of Tuticorin plant shutdown: Agarwal..
Election Commission announces by-polls to six Rajya Sabha seats..
Death toll mounts to 83 due to Encephalitis in Bihar..
All-party meeting held in New Delhi ahead of Parliament session..
All-party meet: Opposition demands debate on unemployment, farm distress..
Saudi crown prince says kingdom isn't seeking war in region..
BJP President Amit Shah holds meeting with senior officials of party in New Delhi..
64 Children died due to Encephalitis in Bihar during last 12 days..
I get scared when critics give good reviews to my films, says Salman Khan..
PM Modi leaves for Bishkek to attend SCO summit..
Trump says would take foreign info on 2020 presidential opponent..
 
Opinion Poll

Loading...

 
ICC World Cup: England beat South Africa by 104 runs in opening match

Hosts England have defeated South Africa by 104 runs in the opening match of the World Cup at the Oval in London yesterday.

Ben Stokes starred in all departments as England began their  World Cup campaign with a 104-run thrashing of South Africa.

The all-rounder top-scored with 89 in England's 311 for eight, held a brilliant catch in the outfield and took two for 12 as the hosts won with 61 balls left. Jofra Archer did the early damage with the ball taking three for 27 in seven overs.

Quinton de Kock was the highest scorer for South Africa with 68 runs. The African side could not match the performance and managed to put up 207 runs in reply in 39.5 overs.

In the second fixture, Pakistan to take on West Indies in Nottingham today.

India will begin its campaign against South Africa on Wednesday at Southampton.

S - AIR

 
 
           
 
Copyright © 2016. nwztoday, Bhubaneswar, Odisha. All rights reserved.   Powered by: nwztoday