World Cup

Thigh Injury Rules Chigumbura Out Of Ireland Game

Zimbabwe captain Elton Chigumbura, who sustained a thigh injury during the match against Pakistan, has been ruled out of his side’s crucial encounter against Ireland on Saturday.
4 March 2015

Stuart Broad Slams Timing Of Kevin Pietersen Debate

England pacer Stuart Broad reckons that restarting the debate on former teammate Kevin Pietersen is a distraction to his team as they prepare for their upcoming World Cup matches.
4 March 2015

Mohammad Shami Declared Fit For West Indies Clash

Indian fast bowler Mohammed Shami has recovered from his knee injury and will be available for selection ahead of his side’s clash against West Indies on Friday in Perth.
3 March 2015

'Beating Australia Psychological Advantage for New Zealand'

Former New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming feels that the one-wicket win over Australia on Saturday in Auckland has given his side a psychological advantage for the rest of the World Cup.
3 March 2015

We Have To Be At Our Best Against India - Darren Sammy

West Indies all-rounder, Darren Sammy believes his team needs to put their best foot forward when they take on the defending champions India on Friday in Perth.
3 March 2015

Hot Spot - World Cup Half-Time Review

In their latest World Cup Hot Spot, Chetan Narula and John Pennington look back at an action-packed weekend of action which saw important wins for India, New Zealand, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
3 March 2015

Confident Michael Clarke Denies Distractions In His Team

Australian captain Michael Clarke refuses to entertain the notion that his team are distracted, making it clear that the players are extremely focused ahead of the game against Afghanistan in Perth on Wednesday.
3 March 2015

South Africa End Ireland's Good Phase With All-Round Show

Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis cracked excellent tons as South Africa became the first team to post two consecutive totals of 400 in a World Cup, defeating Ireland by 201 runs in Canberra.
3 March 2015

Cause For Concern For New Zealand?

As impressive as New Zealand's win over Australia on Saturday evening was, there is an argument that it also served as a vehicle to highlight numerous flaws, argues Matt Carter.
3 March 2015

Misbah-Ul-Haq Worried About Constant Travelling

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq hopes that the constant travelling between matches will not affect his team's performances ahead of his side’s clash against the United Arab Emirates on Wednesday.
3 March 2015

Seekkuge Prasanna To Cover For Injured Herath

Sri Lankan leg-spinner Seekkuge Prasanna is all set to fly to Australia as a World Cup standby for left-arm spinner Rangana Herath, who sustained a finger injury during the clash against England on Sunday.
3 March 2015

United Arab Emirates Not Scared Of Mohammad Irfan - Amjad Javed

United Arab Emirates all-rounder Amjad Javed says that his team will not be intimidated by Pakistan pacer Mohammad Irfan when the two sides meet each other on Wednesday in Napier.
3 March 2015

Clive Lloyd Backs West Indies To Fight Back Against India

West Indies batting great Clive Lloyd expressed confidence on his team’s ability to bounce back ahead of their league match against India on Friday in Perth.
2 March 2015

India Starting To Become Favourites Of This World Cup - Brad Hogg

Former Australian spinner and double World Cup winner, Brad Hogg is very impressed with India’s performance in the showpiece event and thinks the defending champions are now the favourites to lift the cup.
2 March 2015

Around The Grounds: Season Countdown And World Cup

Our Top Tweets contain a variety of images this week including fans meeting their idols, one club member throwing a 180 and Liverpool beating Man City.
2 March 2015

Week In Review - Pools Begin To Take Shape

The second week of action in the 2015 One-Day International World Cup saw a continuation of the thrilling action from the first seven days.
2 March 2015

Enjoy The Experience Of Playing In The World Cup - Steve Waugh

Two-time World Cup winning captain Steve Waugh has recommended that players try to enjoy the experience of playing the World Cup while stressing the importance of being relaxed under pressure.
2 March 2015

James Faulkner Nearing Australia Return

Australia's World Cup campaign has received a huge boost as all-rounder James Faulkner has recovered from a side strain and is available for selection against Afghanistan on Wednesday in Perth.
2 March 2015

Suranga Lakmal Fined By ICC For Bowling Beamers

Sri Lankan fast bowler Suranga Lakmal has been fined by the International Cricket Council for bowling two beamers at England’s Jos Buttler during their World Cup Pool A clash on Sunday in Wellington.
2 March 2015

Mike Hesson Wary Of Afghanistan Threat

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson has stated that his team will give due respect to Afghanistan ahead of their World Cup clash on Sunday in Napier.
2 March 2015