The Argentine has been a saviour for Barcelona many a time, and that is the sole reason which is disquieting and unsettling for FC Barcelona who enter a tougher season from here on.
As Ravi Shastri prepares for a second stint with the Indian team, take a look at what challenges lie ahead for him.
On being dismissed after scoring a blistering 72 off 41 deliveries, Gayle walked back to the pavilion with his bat and helmet raised in the air after being congratulated by Team India players on field.
In a two-day semi-final in Manchester, India at one point saw the road to the final clearer, but what hit them the other day, was unexpected. New Zealand were able to defend 239/8, beating India by 18 runs.
Out of a total of 31 centuries being scored in this edition, we have picked out the top five centuries, which have stood out.
Rohit Sharma scored 648 runs in nine matches played in the 2019 World Cup -- a run more than second-placed David Warner, who finished a run short on 647 from 10 games.
Australia peaked at the right time and came into the 2019 World Cup as a hungry side and with the addition of David Warner and Steve Smith, the Aussies swept aside most of the teams on their way to the semis.
Having played three heartbreaking finals - 1979, 1987 and 1992, England have a real chance at hand to silence their critics as this squad boasts of domination.
The target of 240 did not seem challenging at the time, but what followed next for India, was not according to the expected script.
Rohit Sharma has surpassed Kumar Sangakkara's record to now become the only batsman to score a record five centuries in a single edition of the World Cup.
It seemed the 1992 champions are resigned to the fact that such a victory would remain out of their reach and it was business as usual for them.
Morgan, who had been a doubtful starter because of a back problem, raised his half-century from 36 balls, then went on to smash a 57-ball ton and hammered 148 in 71 balls before being removed.
As India lock horns with arch-rivals Pakistan for the 7th time in a World Cup, here some key battles to look out for in Manchester.
The 2017 Champions Trophy loss to Pakistan has taken its toll on the Indian cricket team, but the disappointment has so far made the Men in Blue stronger, better, fitter and aggressive.
Yuvraj Singh's journey has been nothing short of riveting and valiant. A timeline of events.
India caused a major upset in world cricket when they defeated a West Indies side that had won the two previous editions and featured Viv Richards, Clive Lloyd and Desmond Haynes.
Since India's tour of England in July 2018, MS Dhoni's transition has been nothing short of awe-inspiring and as India gear up for the 2019 ICC World Cup, Dhoni has some unfinished business to take care of.
Kuldeep Yadav said that his IPL performance won't affect his World Cup form and he is back on track on getting his basics right.
MS Dhoni was bought by Chennai in 2008 and he has led the team to three IPL and two Champions League T20 titles.
From doing a triple over defending champions in the 12th edition of the cash-rich league and to now facing their arch-rivals for the fourth time in the finals, CSK and MI are a match made in heaven.
No Salah, no Firminho, Virgil van Dijk starting not fully fit but yet somehow, Liverpool booked their ticket to the finals in Madrid as the Reds outclassed FC Barcelona.
Delhi Capitals and Sunrisers Hyderabad have faced each other twice this season and it's even stevens, however, there can be only one team which will advance to the second Qualifier and face Chennai Super Kings.
Depending on the games in hand, points accumulated and the net run-rate as well, the four remaining teams do have a certain advantage in each way but will have to make the most of it in every way.
Dhoni stumped Delhi's Chris Morris and Shreyas Iyer in a span of three balls. What is even more gobsmacking, is that he stumped the two batsmen MID-AIR.
On April 24, we celebrate the birthday of India's Master Blaster, Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar. A giant of the game who stood at 5 feet 5 inches, took the cricketing world by storm with a certain finesse that left millions awestruck.
With India's 15-member World Cup squad announced, get to know all the players who can lead India to their third World Cup trophy this year.
While there are a few common names out there with Kohli, Rohit, Dhawan, Bumrah and Pandya making the cut with ease, Ganguly made an interesting disclosure, which is likely to leave Indian fans stunned.
Dravid was left mesmerised after watching Messi guide Barca to a critical win with a clinical performance and was all praise for the Argentine match winner.
Joseph made all the difference in the bowling department, ending with sensational figures of six for 12 in 3.4 overs to help Mumbai Indians beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 40 runs.
Ahead of the high-octane clash between Delhi Capitals and Sunrisers Hyderabad, DC advisor Ganguly and SRH mentor Laxman, go head to head as to which franchise will come out on top.
In an exclusive interview with IndiaTV, Ganguly opens up on Pant as a match winner, MS Dhoni's presence in CSK, Mumbai's Yuvraj Singh stilling hammering sixes and much more.
While Warner celebrated with glee on scoring his 4th IPL century, Jonny Bairstow smashed his maiden IPL ton in his first season in the cash-rich league.
On this day 15 years ago, Sehwag scripted history as he smashed 309 runs off 375 balls in Multan, Pakistan.
Right from the birth of the MCU and the IPL - in 2008 - we take a look at the cricketers who are worthy of being compared to some of the superheroes that we know in the Marvel universe.
As the new season dawns this summer, the IPL has become more diverse and the competition has surely heated up and this summer, the battle for the coveted title gets only more exciting.
India had a mixed season in the last 12 months with a few results not going their way, however, Kohli and his boys seem to have an idea of what to expect in England.