World Cup

Michael Clarke Hails Team Effort After Semi-Final Win

Australian captain Michael Clarke was all praise for his team's collective performance after their 95-run win over India in the World Cup semi-final in Sydney.
26 March 2015

Intimidating Australia End India's Unbeaten Run

Steve Smith scored a sublime century as Australia proved too strong for the Indian outfit one last time on their prolonged tour, winning the semi-final by 95 runs at the Sydney Cricket Ground, to book a place in their seventh World Cup finals.
26 March 2015

Michael Clarke Credits MS Dhoni For India's Resurgence

Australian captain Michael Clarke was all praise for his Indian counterpart MS Dhoni ahead of their World Cup semi-final on Thursday terming the latter as the reason behind the defending champion’s resurgence in the tournament.
25 March 2015

India To Beat Australia, But Only Just - Farokh Engineer

Farokh Engineer tells us at the Kia Oval that he thinks India will beat Australia by "a narrow margin" in the second World Cup semi-final, although New Zealand remain the team to beat overall.
25 March 2015

Michael Clarke Confident Of Handling Semi-Final Expectations

Australian captain Michael Clarke is confident of handling the expectation when the tournament co-hosts take on the reigning champions India in the World Cup semi-final in Sydney on Thursday.
25 March 2015

Rohit Sharma Confident Of India's Big-Match Skills

India's opening batsman Rohit Sharma believes that the defending champions' ability to raise their game in crunch matches will give them confidence going into Thursday’s World Cup semi-final against Australia.
25 March 2015

Cricket Betting: Money Pours In For Australia

Bookmakers William Hill are reporting three times as much money being placed on Australia as India ahead of the two sides' World Cup semi-final clash in Sydney.
24 March 2015

Cricket Betting: New Zealand Cut For World Cup

Bookmakers Paddy Power have responded to New Zealand's thrilling four-wicket win over South Africa in the World Cup semi-final by trimming their tournament odds to 6/5 from 7/2.
24 March 2015

Grant Elliott Feels Numb After New Zealand's Historic Win

New Zealand batsman Grant Elliott expressed a feeling of numbness after leading his side to a historic four-wicket win against South Africa at Eden Park in the World Cup semi-final.
24 March 2015

Ideal Time To Defeat Australia - Virat Kohli

Indian vice-captain Virat Kohli opines that his side’s World Cup semi-final clash on Thursday in Sydney will be the ideal opportunity to defeat Australia and make a resounding statement in the tournament.
24 March 2015

Rewind To...When Sachin Tendulkar Got The World Cup Semi-Finalists Spot On

Watch this clip from November 2014 when Sachin Tendulkar correctly predicted that Australia, India, New Zealand and South Africa would make it through to the quarter-finals of the Cricket World Cup.
24 March 2015

Follow Through - New Zealand Canter To Final

South Africa (281 for five in 43 overs) were outdone by four wickets in a keen contested first semi-final of the 2015 One-Day International World Cup, with New Zealand (299 for six in 42.5 overs) winning with one-ball to spare.
24 March 2015

Elliott Plays Ice-Man As New Zealand Thwart South Africa

Grant Elliott played the innings of this World Cup to ensure New Zealand broke their semi-final jinx with a four-wicket win over South Africa at Eden Park, Auckland, the win coming off the penultimate ball.
24 March 2015

Aaron Finch Unfazed About Personal Form

Australian opening batsman Aaron Finch appeared a relaxed man ahead of his side’s World Cup semi-final against India on Thursday despite being short of runs in the tournament.
24 March 2015

Darren Lehmann Predicts Run-Fest In Semi-Final

Australian coach Darren Lehmann expects his side's World Cup semi-final against India at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) on Thursday to be a run-fest.
24 March 2015

Peter Fulton Tips Matt Henry To Perform In World Cup Semi-Final

Canterbury captain Peter Fulton dismissed speculations that teammate Matt Henry will be under pressure during New Zealand’s World Cup semi-final against South Africa in Auckland on Tuesday.
23 March 2015

Hot Spot - World Cup Semi-Final Previews

Having arrived in Auckland ahead of New Zealand taking on South Africa, Chetan Narula joins John Pennington to look ahead to the World Cup semi-finals.
23 March 2015

Mr Predictor - World Cup Semi-Final Predictions

Join JP and Al as they look ahead to the semi-finals of the World Cup and make their predictions ahead of New Zealand playing South Africa and Australia hosting India.
23 March 2015

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Martin Guptill

For scoring the highest individual score in the World Cup of an unbeaten 237 in 163 balls, and that too in a knock-out game, Martin Guptill is our Cricket World Player of the Week.
23 March 2015

Hot Spot - World Cup Quarter-Final Reviews

John Pennington and Chetan Narula review the quarter-finals of the Cricket World Cup 2015 in their latest Hot Spot video as Australia, India, New Zealand and South Africa made it through.
23 March 2015