Ahmed Shehzad fit for New Zealand ODIs, Sohaib Maqsood out
Ahmed Shehzad fit for New Zealand ODIs, Sohaib Maqsood out

Pakistan received some good news on their injured key players Saturday with opener Ahmed Shehzad set to return for the limited over series against New Zealand.

1st ODI: Shakib Al Hasan leads Bangladesh to crushing win over Zimbabwe
1st ODI: Shakib Al Hasan leads Bangladesh to crushing win over Zimbabwe

 Shakib Al Hasan starred with bat and ball to lead Bangladesh to a crushing 87-run victory in their first one-day international against Zimbabwe in Chittagong on Friday.

Chat with Clive Lloyd, Viv Richards gave me confidence: Marlon Samuels
Chat with Clive Lloyd, Viv Richards gave me confidence: Marlon Samuels

All-rounder Marlon Samuels, who smashed a match-winning century against India in the first ODI, said a chat with legendary Clive Lloyd and Viv Richards a day before the match gave him confidence and helped him to score his career-best equalling unbeaten 126-run knock here.

1st ODI: MS Dhoni rues batting failure on good pitch
1st ODI: MS Dhoni rues batting failure on good pitch

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Wednesday rued his team's batting failure on a good wicket to lose the first one-dayer against the West Indies by 124 runs here but said that the visiting side were a tough team to beat.

1st ODI: Crisis-hit West Indies crush India by 124 runs
1st ODI: Crisis-hit West Indies crush India by 124 runs

West Indies put behind an acrimonious pay dispute with their Board to spank number one ranked India by a huge margin of 124 runs in the first one-dayer to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series here on Wednesday.

1st ODI: India vs West Indies - As it happened...
1st ODI: India vs West Indies - As it happened...

Live updates from the first ODI match between India and West Indies being played at Nehru Stadium, Kochi.

West Indies players threaten strike, India ODI series in doubt
West Indies players threaten strike, India ODI series in doubt

A cloud of doubt hung over the series between India and the West Indies after the visiting team threatened to go on strike over an acrimonious pay dispute, which has prompted the aggrieved players to take "appropriate action" if needed.

West Indies threaten to boycott India series opener
West Indies threaten to boycott India series opener

A strike could hit West Indies' tour opener against India on Wednesday due to a row between leading West Indies players and their own union.

West Indies looking toothless without Chris Gayle, Sunil Narine
West Indies looking toothless without Chris Gayle, Sunil Narine

The touring side West Indies will kick-off their campaign from Wednesday when they play the first ODI against MS Dhoni & Co at Nehru Stadium, Kochi.

West Indies team skips practice, pre-match briefing
West Indies team skips practice, pre-match briefing

The West Indies cricket team on Tuesday skipped its final pre-match practice session and the press conference that was to follow, creating quite a stir ahead of the first One-day International against India here on Wednesday.

1st ODI: India vs West Indies - Preview
1st ODI: India vs West Indies - Preview

 India will seek to reaffirm their supremacy in the shorter version of the game as they go into a five-match ODI series against an under-strength West Indies here on Wednesday with the prime focus of preparing for the upcoming cricket World Cup.

1st ODI: Kieron Pollard, Denesh Ramdin rescue troubled Windies against Bangladesh

Kieron Pollard and Denesh Ramdin saved the West Indies from a humiliating defeat and engineered a three-wicket victory over Bangladesh in the first one-day international at the National Stadium in Grenada.

West Indies look to prolong Bangladesh`s woeful run

West Indies and Bangladesh commence a three-match One-Day International series at the Queen`s Park Stadium in Grenada on Wednesday with the home side heavily favoured to extend the tourists` miserable record in 2014.

England lose to West Indies despite Lumb century

Opener Michael Lumb top-scored with a fluent 106 on his debut but was unable to prevent England from slipping to a 15-run defeat by West Indies in the first one-day international (ODI) in North Sound, Antigua on Friday.

New Zeland tour: MS Dhoni wants more consistency from Indian batsmen

India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni today said his team`s failure to build partnerships after losing early wicket was the cause of the defeat against New Zealand in the first one-dayer and asked his batsmen to step-up with more consistent performances.

Brendon McCullum elated after defeating India in 1st ODI

New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum today termed his team`s victory in the first ODI against world No. 1 team, India as "huge" and said the fact that the Kiwis came out on top despite Virat Kohli`s century is a good sign.

Unstoppable Virat Kohli continues to excel under pressure

Hailed as `the next big thing in Indian cricket`, stylish Indian right-hander Virat Kohli has made it a habit to break new records with every new series. His ton in the first ODI against New Zealand was again a testament of the fact that he is likely to become one of the greatest batsman the game has ever seen.

England look to salvage some pride in one-dayers against Australia

England go into the opening one-day international in Melbourne on Sunday desperate to salvage some pride, but face a torrid task with a fired-up Australia vowing no let-up after dominating the Ashes.

Hafeez says first-ever Proteas win gave Pak confidence to beat SL in ODIs

In-form Pakistani batsman and Twenty20 captain Mohammad Hafeez has said that Pakistan`s first-ever win in South Africa raised the confidence of the team which helped them beat Sri Lanka in the ongoing five-match series.

Hafeez`s ton boosts Pak`s victory in first ODI against Sri Lanka

Pakistan has pulled of an impressive 11-run win in the first one-day international against Sri Lanka in Sharjah on Wednesday to go 1-0 up in the five-match series.