ICC Cricket World Cup: Spirited Ireland Shock Two-Time West Indies in Nelson

Nelson: Half-centuries by Paul Stirling (92), Ed Joyce (84) and Niall O’Brien (79 not out) helped Ireland stun two-time world champions West Indies in their opening Pool B match of the World Cupon Monday. This was Ireland’s third act of giant-slaying in as many World Cups. Back in 2007, the Irish had defeated 1992 world […]

India vs Pakistan World Cup 2003 Clash Best Game of my Life, says Sachin Tendulkar

A veteran of six World Cups, cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on Saturday said the semifinal against Pakistan in 2011 was the most high-pressure game he has played but his best match remains the clash with the arch-rivals in 2003 edition of the marquee tournament. (Complete World Cup 2015 coverage | Fixtures | Teams | Players […]

ICC Cricket World Cup: Shoaib Akhtar Questions Misbah-ul-Haq’s Captaincy, Slams Pakistan Players

Karachi: Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has advised captain Misbah-ul-Haq to become more stern and be strong with the players if the team harbours hopes of doing well in the cricket World Cup. (India Hammer Pakistan to Maintain Unbeaten Streak) “I am totally disappointed at the way some of our batsmen played rash strokes […]

ICC Admits Umpiring Error Cost James Taylor World Cup Ton

Melbourne: ICC on Saturday acknowledged that the cricket World Cup match between Australia and England ended “incorrectly” after English pacer James Anderson was given run out controversially.(Australia Crush England) Following Australia’s 111-run win over England in the Group A World Cup clash at Melbourne Cricket Ground on Saturday, the Playing Control Team (PCT) reviewed the […]

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Pakistan Like Maturity Unlike India and MS Dhoni, Says Kapil Dev

New Delhi: Crediting India’s emphatic win over arch-rivals Pakistan in the World Cup to Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s mature captaincy, cricket legend Kapil Dev on Sunday said the Indian skipper used his experience really well and was spot on with field placements. (India Hammer Pakistan to Maintain Unbeaten Streak) “This Pakistan team lacks maturity but we […]

World Cup 2015 Live Cricket Score: Zimbabwe Lose Raza Early vs South Africa

Can Zimbabwe pull-off a major upset or will South Africa muscle their way through their neighbours. Catch all live updates here (Live Scorecard | Complete World Cup coverage | Fixtures | Teams | Players | History | Schedule) 11:48 AM IST: Fifty partnership between Chibhabha and Masakadza. Zimbabwe taking on the South Africans. 11:44 AM […]

ICC Cricket World Cup: Saeed Ajmal Hints at Conspiracy Theory After India Thrash Pakistan

Karachi: Pakistan off-spinner, Saeed Ajmal on Sunday alleged that ICC umpire, Steve Davis had victimised Pakistan after he ruled Umar Akmal caught behind on a referral decision during their high-octane World Cup opener against India in Adelaide. (Full World Cup Coverage) “Steve Davis never upheld any appeal when I bowled and I had to always […]

Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf Wishes Indian Team Luck for Pakistan Clash

Karachi: Pervez Musharraf, former President of Pakistan, wished the Indian cricket team luck ahead of its much-anticipated clash against the arch-rivals at Adelaide Oval on Sunday.(Complete World Cup coverage | Fixtures | Teams | Players | History | Schedule) He heaped praise on the Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni.(India vs Pakistan: A Final Before the […]