World Cup

Majid Haq Removed From Scotland World Cup Squad

Scotland off-spinner Majid Haq has been removed from the World Cup squad for posting a tweet with racial undertone after being axed for his side’s Pool A match against Sri Lanka in Hobart on Wednesday.
11 March 2015

Tauqir Wants More Exposure Against Test Playing Nations

United Arab Emirates captain Mohammad Tauqir stressed on the need for more exposure against Test playing nations ahead of his side’s World Cup encounter against South Africa on Thursday.
11 March 2015

It Is Must Win Game For Us - AB de Villiers

South African captain AB de Villiers termed his side’s World Cup Pool B clash against the United Arab Emirates in Wellington on Thursday as a “must win game”.
11 March 2015

Sangakkara's Fourth Successive Ton Shatters Scotland

Almost done to the perfect script Kumar Sangakkara and Tillakaratne Dilshan scored centuries again as Sri Lanka continued to peak at the right time defeating Scotland in their World Cup Pool A game at Bellerive Oval by 148 runs.
11 March 2015

Mark Butcher Foresees Awful Season For England

Former England batsman Mark Butcher expects the first-round exit from the 2015 World Cup as the beginning of what he feels would be an awful season ahead for his team.
11 March 2015

Chris Woakes, Moeen Ali To Miss Afghanistan Tie

England are set to miss the services of all-rounder Chris Woakes and opening batsman Moeen Ali for their side's inconsequential World Cup match against Afghanistan on Friday.
11 March 2015

AB De Villiers Calls South Africa the 'Best Team In The World Cup'

Unfazed by his side's mixed World Cup campaign so far, South African captain AB De Villiers termed his side as ‘the best team in the tournament’.
11 March 2015

Gavin Larsen Reflects On His New 'Big Role' As An Administrator

After the India-Ireland clash in Hamilton Cricket World’s Chetan Narula caught up with former New Zealand seamer Gavin Larsen who is now a part of the World Cup administration team.
10 March 2015

Sangakkara Wears New Masuri Stemguard

As well as making World Cup history with three consecutive centuries, Kumar Sangakkara has become the first player to wear the new Masuri Stemguard clip-on safety attachment during an international match.
10 March 2015

Our Confidence Not Dented - William Porterfield

Ireland captain William Porterfield denied the notion that his side's confidence was dented following the eight-wicket World Cup defeat to the defending champions India in Hamilton on Tuesday.
10 March 2015

Follow Through - India's Winning Run Deflates Ireland

India cruised to a comfortable eight-wicket win over Ireland in their fifth Pool B match of the 2015 One-Day International World Cup in Hamilton on Tuesday.
10 March 2015

Bowlers Are Doing The Job For Us - MS Dhoni

Indian captain MS Dhoni was full of praise for his bowlers after a convincing eight-wicket win over Ireland in their World Cup Pool B game in Hamilton on Tuesday.
10 March 2015

Confident India Make Ireland Look Ordinary

India made short-work of Ireland’s hopes on the back of a sparkling century from Shikhar Dhawan that helped the defending champions chase down 259 at Seddon Park, winning the Pool B World Cup game by eight wickets and 79 balls to spare.
10 March 2015

Follow Through - A Rousing Finish To Group Stage

England are out of the 2015 One-Day International World Cup. Bangladesh delivered the knock-out blow, after they lost to Australia, New Zealand and Sri Lanka.
10 March 2015

England Not Good Enough - Andrew Strauss

Former England captain Andrew Strauss minced no words after his side's shocking first-round exit from the 2015 World Cup stating that they just weren't good enough.
10 March 2015

Dinesh Chandimal Ruled Out Of World Cup

Sri Lankan batsman Dinesh Chandimal is set to miss the remainder of the World Cup following a hamstring injury that he sustained during the match against Australia in Sydney on Sunday.
10 March 2015

World Cup Exit Leaves Moores Dejected

England coach Peter Moores appeared a depressed man at the post-match press conference following his side’s first-round exit from the 2015 World Cup.
10 March 2015

Not Expecting Any Favors From India - William Porterfield

Ireland skipper William Porterfield has stated that his side is ready to battle India on Tuesday when the two teams clash in Hamilton for their World Cup league match.
9 March 2015

Around The Grounds: New Signings, Events & #ENGvBAN

England and Bangladesh was all our Twitter followers were talking about today, with our timeline exploding with jokes, suggestions and images when Bangladesh took the final wicket.
9 March 2015

Your Reaction To England's World Cup Exit

England and Bangladesh went down to the wire, with Bangladesh holding on to advance, leaving England and their fans to wonder what went wrong. I put it to our Twitter followers to come up with their thoughts on the situation, using three words or less.
9 March 2015

 
 
 
 
 
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