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Morgan hails brilliant England bowlers

England dominated with both bat and ball to defeat New Zealand by 87 runs at the Cardiff Wales Stadium here on Tuesday. Guptill (26) combined with Luke Ronchi (65 off 43) to kickstart the New Zealand innings against Australia last week, with skipper Kane Williamson's 97-ball 100 anchoring the Black Caps to 291 off 45 overs.


Ireland and Afghanistan awarded Test status by ICC

Ireland and Afghanistan awarded Test status by ICC

The two nations to play Test cricket were Australia and England, who played the first Test match at Melbourne in 1877, and since then South Africa, New Zealand , West Indies, India , Pakistan , Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe have entered. Ireland global Gary Wilson welcomed the news by posting a statement on his own Twitter account. Good men no longer with us like John Wright and John Caldwell, no doubt there are others.



AC Milan still interested in Manchester United target Morata

Apparently, it's Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata . "I have a special affection for him and I always wish him the best". In case you didn't know. . How would Manchester United look if they signed Alvaro Morata? United have released Zlatan Ibrahimovic and could lose Wayne Rooney this summer, making the signing of centre forward a priority for the English giants.


Pakistan's BAT attack in JK: Two Indian soldiers and one attacker killed

Pakistan's BAT attack in JK: Two Indian soldiers and one attacker killed

One of the attackers was injured in the Indian retaliatory action and his body was extricated under the cover of heavy firing by the Pakistani troops from their posts across the LoC, an Army official said. Simultaneously, a BAT action was launched on a patrol operating in between the two posts. "Pakistan's BAT team was 600 metres within the Indian side of the LoC and 200 metres from the Indian posts", the official said.


Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain while at Real Madrid

Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain while at Real Madrid

And the Portugal forward, who is now away on worldwide duty at the Confederations Cup, maintains a good relationship with PSG chairman Nasser Al-Khelaifi. Perez assured the fans that the Portugal global would be honouring his contract with Real Madrid while insisting that he would contact the star striker only after the conclusion of Portugal's Confederations Cup campaign.



Problems? What problems? Ronaldo on target in Portugal win

Ronaldo scored the only goal of the game with a first-half header to send the European champions to the top of Group A and all but secure a place in next week's semifinals. Their final group A game is on Saturday, while a draw will be enough to see them through, Russian Federation will be going all out to beat them as they bid to qualify.