World Cup

England Have A Chance Of Winning World Cup - Harmison

Former Durham and England fast bowler Steve Harmison believes England do have a chance of winning next year's World Cup although he expects Australia, India and South Africa to be the favourites.
14 November 2014

ICC Confirms 10-Team World Cup In 2019

The ICC Board met in Dubai on 9th and 10th November, taking a number of decisions including confirming that the 2019 World Cup in England and Wales will comprise 10 participating teams.
10 November 2014

New Heights for Trans-Tasman Cricket Rivalry On Auckland Harbour Bridge

Former Australia and New Zealand internationals marked 100 days to go until the 2015 World Cup by playing an early-morning game of cricket atop Auckland's iconic Harbour Bridge.
6 November 2014

Colingwood To Work With Scotland At World Cup

Former England captain Paul Collingwood will rejoin Scotland and work as part of their coaching staff during next year's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
3 November 2014

Rewind...To The Great Calcutta Cricket Riot

India and Sri Lanka prepare to take each other on in a five-match One-Day International series beginning this weekend. Ken Jackson remembers being at Eden Gardens when they met in the 1996 World Cup semi-final.
1 November 2014

Five New Zealand-South Africa Talking Points

As the build-up to next year's World Cup intensifies, Matt Carter begins a review of selected One-Day International series with a look back on South Africa's 2-0 win in New Zealand.
30 October 2014

Five Reasons Why New Zealand Can Win The World Cup

Plenty of teams are in contention to win next year's Cricket World Cup, and here Bimal Mirwani gives his view on why New Zealand should definitely be in the running.
30 October 2014

Maynard To Assist Scotland

Newly-appointed Somerset coach Matt Maynard will link up with Scotland and provide specialist coaching support as part of their 2015 Cricket World Cup preparations.
14 October 2014

Need To Keep Improving - McCullum

Brendon McCullum may be happy with the cricket New Zealand are playing as the build-up to next year's World Cup intensifies, but he says there is still room for improvement.
13 October 2014

Ravi Shastri Appointed Team Director Until World Cup 2015

Former Indian cricketer Ravi Shastri has been appointed as team director of the Indian cricket team until the ICC World Cup 2015.
26 September 2014

Hopkinson, Mott Join Ireland Coaching Staff

Carl Hopkinson and Matthew Mott will head to Australia and New Zealand as part of Ireland's coaching team as they continue their preparations for next year's Cricket World Cup.
26 September 2014

Pakistan Fine Players For Failing Fitness Standards

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), taking a new approach to getting their players ready for the ICC World Cup 2015, have fined 12 cricketers for failing to achieve the required fitness level as per their contracts.
24 September 2014

Cook To Captain England In Cricket World Cup 2015

According to early reports in the UK media on Tuesday morning, current England captain Alastair Cook is set to be retained to lead his team in upcoming 2015 Cricket World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
23 September 2014

Qualifiers Step Up World Cup Preparations

The build-up to the 2015 World Cup is already well underway for qualifiers Afghanistan, Ireland, Scotland and the United Arab Emirates.
22 September 2014

Ajmal Not Vital For Pakistan World Cup Chances - Miandad

Former Pakistan captain Javed Miandad is confident of Pakistan's chances at the ICC 2015 World Cup even without their ace spinner Saeed Ajmal, who has been suspended from bowling.
19 September 2014

Flexing Bowling Rules - ICC's Crackdown On Bowlers With Suspect Actions

It is funny how times change, how priorities shift, how committees collapse and then new committees arise with a new agenda, a new mission statement, a new goal.
15 September 2014

Authorities Warn Players Of World Cup 'Honey Traps'

New Zealand law enforcement authorities have issued precautionary warnings to players about sex being used as a weapon to blackmail during the upcoming 2015 Cricket World Cup.
10 September 2014

Pakistan Bowling Is 'Finished' Without Ajmal - Rashid Latif

Former Pakistan captain and wicket keeper Rashid Latif believes that Pakistan bowling is ‘finished’ without Saeed Ajmal.
9 September 2014

Andy Moles Takes Over As Afghanistan Coach

The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) have moved swiftly to install Andy Moles as head coach to replace Kabir Khan, who resigned earlier this week.
4 September 2014

Kabir Khan Steps Down As Afghanistan Coach

In a huge blow to Afghanistan ahead of Cricket World Cup 2015, long-time coach Kabir Khan has stepped down from his position.
3 September 2014