ICC launches World Cup website

Mumbai: The International Cricket Council and Yahoo!India today announced the launch of the official website of the ICC World Cup 2011 -- iccevents.yahoo.com, the online destination to follow the happenings of the sporting extravaganza, starting from February 19.

The website would have live match updates, detailed match analysis, exclusive video content, engaging games and rewarding contests, an ICC release said.

Fans can also purchase ICC merchandise through the website, the release informed.

ICC General Manager (Commercial) Campbell Jamieson said he and other members of the world governing body of the game were "thrilled to be working with Yahoo! to launch an online destination that offers the exclusive ICC Cricket World Cup content in an innovative and engaging way."

Among the content will be "Commentweeter" to get a consolidated view of Twitter updates directly from cricket fans and the top cricketers of the world in one single view, the release added.