Cricket World Cup

January 27, 2016
January 27, 2016

U-19 Cricket World Cup begins today

The ICC Under-19 World Cup, which is described as an early taste of international cricket for the talented youngsters, kicks off today at

July 12, 2015
July 12, 2015

Star of 1998 cricket WC, blind cricketer grazes cattle

Bhalaji Damor, man of the series in the first cricket world cup for the blind, life has bowled a googly, reports The Times of India.

March 28, 2015
March 28, 2015

Indian cricket board disconnects phone after 'mauka mauka' phone calls

The calm at the BCCI office was shattered by the constant ringing of the landlines as fans from Pakistan and Bangladesh calls after team India lost in the quarterfinals against Australia, reports Indian Express.

March 21, 2015
March 21, 2015

Cheers to our national cricket team!

WHEN Bangladesh graduated to the quarter-finals, it raised the expectation that the contest would be highly competitive and that Bangladesh was to give a fight.

March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015

A Break in hartal for cricket?

THE BNP- led 20 party alliance's announcement of a 12 hour 'break' in hartal to allow for people to celebrate the Bangladesh Cricket team's victory over England for the World Cup quarterfinals is a contrived attempt to gain public sympathy.

March 10, 2015
March 10, 2015

Well done Bangladesh!

CRICKET in Bangladesh has indeed come of age. Gone are the days when Bangladesh buckled at the crunch time, miserably failing to live up to the expectations of its millions of fans who stay glued to the television to get a chance of seeing their team play well.

March 4, 2015
March 4, 2015

Injured Zimbabwe captain Chigumbura to miss World Cup match

Zimbabwe captain Elton Chigumbura has a left leg injury and won't play in his team's next Cricket World Cup match against Ireland at Bellerive Oval.

February 20, 2015
February 20, 2015

The times, they are a changin'?

WHEN Nuwan Kulasekara sent down the first ball of the 2015 World Cup in Christchurch on Saturday, it marked the World Cup's return to Trans-Tasmania after nearly a quarter of a century.

February 16, 2015
February 16, 2015

Scotland's bumpy road to the World Cup

Over the last four years, they have had upheavals and transitions on and off the field, but now they have their best chance of winning their first game in a World Cup

February 16, 2015
February 16, 2015

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

The ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 has started in New Zealand and Austarlia. Australia, co-hosts and the current number one team in the ICC ODI Rankings, are the favourites just ahead of South Africa. Co-hosts New Zealand are going into the tournament as most pundits' and bookmakers' 'dark horses'.