World Cup

World Cup Fever Sweeps Middlesex Cricket

At the London derby at a full Lord’s Cricket Ground last night, Middlesex Cricketers got right into the spirit of the FIFA World Cup as they embraced the feeling of the nation, donning England’s new Nike kit for their pre-match football warm-ups.
6 July 2018

Pakistan desperate to avoid World Cup 2019 qualifiers

World Cup 1992 champions Pakistan are desperately hoping for direct qualification for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 when they take on the in-form reigning world champion and number-one ranked Australia in the forthcoming five-match One Day Internationals series beginning Friday at the Gabba, Brisbane.
11 January 2017

ICC, ECB pick Steve Elworthy as managing director for 2019 Cricket World Cup

The International Cricket Council and the England and Wales Cricket Board confirmed the appointment of the former South African fast bowler Steve Elworthy as the managing director for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.
20 July 2016

ECB announce North v South series in UAE with an eye on 2019 World Cup

The England and Wales Cricket Board has announced a three-match domestic North v South series to be played in March 2017 in the United Arab Emirates with an eye on the 2019 Cricket World Cup.
9 May 2016

One-sided ODI contests result in poor attendance says research

A research undertaken at the Nottingham University Business School and the University of Sheffield has indicated that one-sided contests in One-Day Internationals are a primary reason behind the diminishing spectator interest in the format.
3 March 2016

The Cricket World TV review of the year

Cricket World's Alastair Symondson and John Pennington take a look back at 2015, focussing on the players and performances that made the year so memorable.
17 December 2015

Talking Point - #changecricket - what can be done? Cricket World TV

As a silent protest is held at The Oval to try to bring the #changecricket campaign to a wider audience, in our latest Talking Point we discuss some of the issues that are behind the movement.
20 August 2015

Game in India just "took off" after 1983 World Cup win - Sunil Gavaskar - Cricket World TV

Former Indian captain and opening batsman Sunil Gavaskar recalls how India's 1983 World Cup gave the game in his home country a huge boost.
21 July 2015

ICC makes major changes to ODI rules

In a bid to restore balance between bat and ball, the International Cricket Council has made some important changes to the One-Day International playing conditions during its Annual Conference in Barbados.
27 June 2015

Ireland hopeful of ICC scrapping 10-team policy for 2019 World Cup

Having put up an impressive show in the 2015 Cricket World Cup, Ireland hopes that the International Cricket Council reconsiders the decision to restrict the next edition to 10 teams.
20 June 2015

ICC Chairman Lauds Cricket Australia And New Zealand Cricket

International Cricket Council Chairman Narayanaswami Srinivasan lauded the efforts of Cricket Australia and New Zealand Cricket for their impeccable hosting of the 2015 World Cup.
16 April 2015

Taylor Backs Associate Nations In The World Cup

England and Nottinghamshire batsman James Taylor has expressed his backing for the participation of associate nations in the World Cup.
10 April 2015

Time To Redress Balance Between Bat And Ball?

Rohit Ranjan reflects on the Cricket World Cup and asks whether the time is now right to consider redressing the balance between bat and ball in ODI cricket.
9 April 2015

World Cup 2015 Top 10...Best Bowling

In one more top 10 countdown from the 2015 World Cup, we focus on the best individual bowling performances in a tournament that was often dominated by batsmen.
4 April 2015

Hot Spot - Our World Cup 2015 Highlights

Chetan Narula brings to an end his sojourn in Australia and New Zealand following India and the World Cup by chatting to John Pennington about some of his favourite moments from the summer.
4 April 2015

World Cup 2015 Top 10...Highest Innings

Watch as we count down the leading individual innings from the Cricket World Cup 2015, which Australia won by beating New Zealand in Melbourne.
3 April 2015

World Cup 2015 Top 10...Wicket-Takers

Watch as we count down the leading wicket-takers from the Cricket World Cup 2015, which Australia won by beating New Zealand in Melbourne.
1 April 2015

Sachin Tendulkar Terms 2015 World Cup A Special One

Indian batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar who was appointed as the ambassador for the 2015 World Cup termed the tournament as a special one.
31 March 2015

World Cup 2015 Top 10...Run-Scorers

Watch as we count down the leading run-scorers from the Cricket World Cup 2015, which Australia won by beating New Zealand in Melbourne.
31 March 2015

Bob Willis Wants England To Undergo A Major Revamp

Former England pace legend Bob Willis has called for a total revamp of the national side in the aftermath of their disastrous World Cup campaign.
30 March 2015