World Cup

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

Ireland-Scotland ODIs Preview

Scotland will get the opportunity to bounce back from their comprehensive and humiliating defeat to Australia when they face Ireland in their final set of ICC World Cricket League fixtures.
5 September 2013

Tendulkar Recalls 1992 World Cup

Sachin Tendulkar's World Cup story as a player began in 1992 when he was man of the match in the only two matches that India won in Australia and New Zealand.
3 August 2013

Botham Recalls 1992 World Cup Disappointment

Former England international Sir Ian Botham says that losing the 1992 World Cup final to Pakistan in Melbourne remains one of his biggest disappointments in the game.
2 August 2013

Captains Remember 1992 World Cup

As part of the launch of the 2015 World Cup, the captains of the teams that reached the semi-finals when the tournament was last hosted in Australia and New Zealand, look back.
31 July 2013

Melbourne To Host 2015 World Cup Final

The fixtures for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 have been announced and the Melbourne Cricket Ground will host the final on 29th March.
30 July 2013

Video - Netherlands Clinch Last-Ball Tie Against Ireland

There was a dramatic end to the second One-Day International between Netherlands and Ireland in Amstelveen as the match was tied.
9 July 2013

Ireland Book 2015 World Cup Place

There was high drama in Amstelveen as Ireland booked their place in the 2015 World Cup by earning a tie in their final World Cricket League Championship match against the Netherlands.
9 July 2013

Netherlands Win WCL Championship Thriller

Contrasting fifties from Wesley Barresi and Daan van Bunge helped the Netherlands win the second World Cricket League Championship fixture by just one wicket against Namibia. The two points from the win puts the visitors three points clear in the automatic qualification places for the 2015 World Cup, while Namibia can no longer make the top two.
18 April 2013

Netherlands Move Closer To 2015 World Cup Place

The Netherlands avenged their ICC Intercontinental Cup defeat to Namibia at the weekend by beating them in the first of two World Cricket League Championship matches in Windhoek. A century from Namibia's Craig Williams wasn't enough to help them recover from a poor start to their run chase as they were finally bowled out for 237 in pursuit of the visitors' 268 for nine. Timm van der Gugten transferred his form from the first-class fixture into limited-overs cricket and ended with three for 37.
16 April 2013

Waters Named As New 2015 World Cup Chairman

Cricket Australia (CA) and New Zealand Cricket (NZC) have confirmed the appointment of Ralph Waters as the new Chairman of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 local organising committee. Waters was previously Deputy Chairman to James Strong, who passed away last week.
13 March 2013

World Cup 2015 Chairman James Strong Passes Away

Chairman of the ICC World Cup 2015 local organising committee (LOC) James Strong has passed away aged 68 in North Sydney, New South Wales. Strong had been appointed Chairman in August 2011 due to his experience as Chairman of Woolworths Ltd, non-executive director of Qantas Airways Ltd, Chairman of Kathmandu Holdings and a board member of the Australian Grand Prix Corporation.
4 March 2013

Cricket Video - Samuels Supreme As West Indies Win ICC WT20 2012 - Cricket World TV

A cricket video for Cricket World TV about the latest cricket news as we look back at the final of the ICC World Twenty20 2012 in Colombo. A remarkable match was dominated by the performance of West Indian all-rounder Marlon Samuels. He struck a magnificent 78 in 56 balls, including three fours and five sixes to hand his side a winning target, which hardly looked likely as they slumped to 32 for two in the tenth over.
7 October 2012

Cricket Video - Chris Gayle Sixes Smash West Indies Into ICC WT20 2012 Final - Cricket World TV

A cricket video for Cricket World TV about the latest cricket news as we look back at the second semi-final of the ICC World Twenty20 2012 in Colombo. A flurry of Chris Gayle sixes helped the West Indies reach the final as they beat Australia by 74 runs. Gayle smashed the ball to all parts, aided by Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard and the West Indian bowlers played their part, Ravi Rampaul taking three wickets.
5 October 2012

Cricket Video - ICC Women's World Twenty20 Final Preview - Australia v England - Cricket World TV

A cricket video for Cricket World TV about the latest cricket news as we look ahead to the ICC Women's World Twenty20 Final in Colombo. The two teams met in the group stage when England won, and they are fully deserving of their favourites tag given that they are the only unbeaten team left in the tournament. Both of these teams have tasted victory once before, England winning on home soil in 2009 and Australia beating New Zealand in the Caribbean in 2010.
5 October 2012