World Cup

World Cup Trophy To Visit Papua New Guinea

The World Cup trophy will visit a non-Test playing nation in the East-Asia-East Pacific region for the first time when it touches down in Papua New Guinea next month.
25 July 2014

Sir Richard Hadlee, An Inflatable Ball & World Cup 2015

With almost 200 days to go until the start of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 in Australia and New Zealand, Sir Richard Hadlee has gone in to bat with an inflatable ball at Lord's
25 July 2014

Afghanistan Are Minnows No More

Writing from Afghanistan, Anthony Pearson says it is time to drop the 'minnows' tag that has so often been associated with the likes of Afghanistan, Ireland and other emerging teams.
18 June 2014

Afghanistan Add Moles To Coaching Team

Afghanistan have added the vastly experienced Andy Moles to their coaching team, appointing him as batting coach.
12 June 2014

Whatmore To Assist World Cup Qualifiers

Former Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka coach Dav Whatmore will help Afghanistan, Ireland, Scotland and the United Arab Emirates prepare for the 2015 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
8 May 2014

Video - William & Kate Hit Out In New Zealand

Watch as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, better known as Prince William and wife Kate, play cricket in Christchurch, New Zealand.
14 April 2014

Comment - What India Must Do Before 2015 World Cup

Debashish Das assesses what he sees as the key areas that India need to address in the build-up to the 2015 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
11 April 2014

Australia Name Contracted Player List

Cricket Australia have confirmed the list of 18 players that have been given central contracts for the 2014-15 season.
31 March 2014

Afghanistan Appoint Peter Anderson As Academy Coach

Afghanistan have appointed Peter Anderson, the Australian former head coach of Papua New Guinea, as their Academy Head Coach.
11 March 2014

South Africa Confirm 2014-15 Schedule

South Africa will travel to Sri Lanka, Zimbabwe, New Zealand and Australia later this year before hosting the West Indies as they step up preparations for the 2015 World Cup.
24 February 2014

Video - One Year To Go Until 2015 World Cup

Watch as Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott talks about his country co-hosting the 2015 World Cup, which begins in one year's time, with New Zealand.
14 February 2014

Dhoni Hopeful India Can Emulate Australia, West Indies

The 2015 World Cup gets underway in one year from today and Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni believes his side can emulate Australia and the West Indies and retain their title.
14 February 2014

Scotland, UAE Qualify For World Cup

Scotland and the United Arab Emirates have qualified for the 2015 World Cup after winning their final Super Six matches at the World Cup Qualifier in New Zealand.
30 January 2014

2015 World Cup Travel & Ticket Packages Announced

Travel packages and ticket prices for the 2015 World Cup, which will be co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand, have been announced by the International Cricket Council (ICC).
19 November 2013

Video - Afghanistan Heroes Welcomed Home

Afghanistan's cricketers returned home following their qualification for the 2015 World Cup and a huge crowd turned out to salute their efforts.
14 October 2013

World Cup Qualification To Give Afghanistan Financial Boost

Afghanistan's qualification for the 2015 World Cup will earn them a financial boost to the tune of at least $US 1 million.
6 October 2013

Video - Afghanistan Players React To World Cup Qualification

Watch as Afghanistan players Hamid Hassan and Mohammad Nabi as well as coach Kabir Khan give their reaction to qualifying for the 2015 World Cup.
5 October 2013

Afghanistan Beat Kenya To Reach 2015 World Cup

Afghanistan delivered another comprehensive performance to beat Kenya by seven wickets in Sharjah and qualify for the 2015 World Cup.
4 October 2013

England Keen To Go One Step Further - Cook

After finishing as runners-up to India in the 2013 Champions Trophy, England captain Alastair Cook says his team will be doing everything possible to go one better at the 2015 World Cup.
3 October 2013

Tendulkar Predicts Another Asian World Cup Win

Sachin Tendulkar believes that an Asian team will win the World Cup for the fifth time when it is held in Australia and New Zealand in 2015.
2 October 2013

 
 
 
 

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