Ten players, Fabian Allen, Carlos Brathwaite, Sheldon Cottrell, Shannon Gabriel, Shimron Hetmyer, Shai Hope, Evin Lewis, Ashley Nurse, Nicholas Pooran and Oshane Thomas are participating in the World Cup for the first time
Seven players, Dhananjaya de Silva, Nuwan Pradeep, Avishka Fernando, Kusal Mendis, Milinda Siriwardana, Isuru Udana and Jeffrey Vandersay participating in the World Cup for the first time
Eight players, Aiden Markram, Chris Morris, Lungi Ngidi, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dwaine Pretorius, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi and Rassie van der Dussen are participating in the ICC Cricket World Cup for the first time.
Ten players, Asif Ali, Babar Azam, Fakhar Zaman, Hasan Ali, Imdad Wasim, Imam-ul-Haq, Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Hasnain, Shadab Khan and Shaheen Shah Afridi are participating in the ICC Cricket World Cup for the first time.
Nine players, Tom Blundell, Colin de Grandhomme, Lockie Ferguson, Tom Latham, Colin Munro, James Neesham, Henry Nicholls, Mitchell Santner and Ish Sodhi are participating in the World Cup for the first time
Nine players – Jonathan Bairstow, Tom Curran, Jofra Archer, Liam Dawson, Adil Rasheed, Jason Roy, Ben Stokes, James Vince and Mark Wood – are participating in the ICC Cricket World Cup for the first time
Seven players, Abu Jayed Chowdhury, Liton Das, Mehidy Hasan, Mohammed Mithun, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mosaddek Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman are participating in the ICC Cricket World Cup for the first time
Nine players, Jason Behrendorff, Alex Carey, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Usman Khawaja, Nathan Lyon, Shaun Marsh, Kane Richardson, Marcus Stoinis and Adam Zampa are participating in the ICC Cricket World Cup for the first time
Afghanistan are competing in the ICC Cricket World Cup for the second successive edition after making debut in 2015. They have played six World Cup matches, winning one -- against Scotland
Skipper Virat Kohli and his predecessor Mahendra Singh Dhoni are the only two surviving members of the 2011 World Cup-winning squad. Six others have previous World Cup experience, but there are as many as seven first-timers
Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) workers clear a water logged road after heavy rainfall due to Cyclone Jawad, in Kolkata.PTI Photo
A health worker checks details for COVID-19 tests of the passengers arriving from Rishikesh at the Bikaner railway station.PTI Photo
Shops at a Muslim-dominated area of Dalmandi remain closed on the anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition, in Varanasi.PTI Photo
Resident doctors of Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital raise slogans during a protest in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Ravi Choudhary
An elderly beneficiary reacts as she receives a Covid-19 vaccine dose amid fear of spreading of a new variant of the virus (Omicron), at a government hospital in Jalandhar.PTI Photo
Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.
Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.
Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.
On BR Ambedkar's death anniversary, a look at the 'invisible' history of Dalit Bahujan women in Indian politics.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.