World Cup

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

Unbelievably Disappointing To Be Out Of World Cup - Morgan

England captain Eoin Morgan expressed his utter disappointment after his team's premature exit from the World Cup following the 15-run defeat against Bangladesh on Monday.
9 March 2015

Bangladesh Tigers Knock England Out Of World Cup

It was joy for Asian underachievers and agony for the traditional bigwigs at the Adelaide Oval as Bangladesh, on the back of a Mahmudullah century, knocked England out of the World Cup, winning a fiercely contested game by 15 runs.
9 March 2015

Smith Concerned About South Africa's Ability To Chase

Former cricket captain Graeme Smith expressed concerns over South Africa’s inability to consistently chase down targets after their World Cup defeat to Pakistan in Auckland.
9 March 2015

Mohit Sharma Wary Of Death Bowling Challenge

Indian fast bowler Mohit Sharma reckons that the real challenge for his side’s bowlers in the World Cup will come during the end overs of a high pressure match.
9 March 2015

Sarfraz Ahmed Denies Differences With Coach Waqar Younis

Pakistan wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed, who played an important role in his team's World Cup victory over South Africa on Saturday, has shrugged off reported differences with head coach Waqar Younis.
8 March 2015

Maxwell Ton Helps Australia Overcome Sri Lanka On Batting Beauty

Glenn Maxwell blazed away to his first century as Australia deposited enough in the bank to defeat Sri Lanka by 64 runs in the Pool A World Cup game at the Sydney Cricket Ground, in spite of a scintillating chase led by Kumar Sangakkara.
8 March 2015

Unbeaten New Zealand Made To Work Hard By Afghanistan

Spectacular bowling from Daniel Vettori followed by a calm and composed half-century from Martin Guptill helped New Zealand chase down a modest Afghanistan target of 187, winning their World Cup game by six wickets at McLean Park.
8 March 2015

Daniel Vettori Joins The 300 Club

New Zealand left-arm spinner Daniel Vettori became a part of the elite 300-wicket club of One-Day International bowlers during his side’s World Cup match against Afghanistan in Napier on Sunday.
8 March 2015

Eoin Morgan Stresses On Positives Ahead Of Bangladesh Tie

England captain Eoin Morgan has urged his side to take inspiration from the positives in previous games ahead of their crucial Pool A World Cup encounter against Bangladesh in Adelaide on Monday.
8 March 2015

AB de Villiers Urges His Team To Show More Intent

South African captain AB de Villiers has blamed his side's lack of intent for the 29-run World Cup loss to Pakistan in Auckland on Saturday.
7 March 2015

William Porterfield Confident About Ireland's Quarterfinal Chances

Ireland captain William Porterfield sounded upbeat about his team’s chances of booking a berth in the quarterfinals of the World Cup after their thrilling five-run win over Zimbabwe in Hobart on Saturday.
7 March 2015

Farokh Engineer: India On A Roll Now

After yesterday's win over West Indies, India are really on a roll and they are not just going to the quarter-finals - there is a strong case of getting to the semi-finals as well now, says Farokh Engineer.
7 March 2015

Ireland Hand Zimbabwe Heartbreak In An Epic Thriller

Ed Joyce's flamboyant century helped Ireland script another memorable World Cup win edging Zimbabwe out by just five runs at Bellerive Oval in probably the thriller of the tournament so far, letting valiant knocks from Brendan Taylor and Sean Williams go waste.
7 March 2015

Follow Through - Pakistan Punch Above Their Weight

Pakistan completed a rousing 30-run win over South Africa in their Pool B match in Auckland on Saturday, taking control of their destiny in qualifying for the quarter-finals of the 2015 One-Day International World Cup.
7 March 2015

Predictably Unpredictable Pakistan Expose South Africa Again

Pakistan gave a glimpse of their mercurial nature at Eden Park, Auckland, to win their third successive World Cup game, toppling South Africa by 29 runs on the Duckworth/Lewis method in a thriller.
7 March 2015

Ricky Ponting Critical Of Shane Watson's Omission

Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting sounded critical of the team management’s decision to drop out-of-form all-rounder Shane Watson for the World Cup game against Afghanistan on Wednesday.
7 March 2015


Hot Spot - #PakvEng Tests preview

(Almost) all smiles for Pakistan