2015 World Cup

'I love every second of it', MS Dhoni's brilliant answer to AB de Villiers' question on how long he is going to play

'I love every second of it', MS Dhoni's brilliant answer to AB de Villiers' question on how long he is going to play

De Villiers opened about a conversation he had with Dhoni during the 2015 World Cup after India defeated South Africa by 130 runs in a group stage encounter betwen the two sides.

Sep 03, 2017, 17:45 PM IST
ICC CT 2017, IND vs BAN: 2015 World Cup quarter-final memories still haunt Bangladesh supporters

ICC CT 2017, IND vs BAN: 2015 World Cup quarter-final memories still haunt Bangladesh supporters

According to a report in Bangladesh`s vernacular daily `Jugantor` published on Tuesday, a section of Bangladesh supporters have the 2015 World Cup quarter-final in mind where two decisions went against them.

Jun 14, 2017, 13:27 PM IST
CT 2017, Ind vs Ban: Mental strength will be key against India, feels ex-Bangladesh skipper

CT 2017, Ind vs Ban: Mental strength will be key against India, feels ex-Bangladesh skipper

Bangladesh have so far rode their experienced players` performances to book a semi-final berth albeit some assistance from rain in the game against Australia where they were down in the dumps when the skies opened up and points were split.

Jun 13, 2017, 12:37 PM IST
New Zealand's World Cup hero Grant Elliott confirms retirement from international cricket

New Zealand's World Cup hero Grant Elliott confirms retirement from international cricket

The South Africa-born 38-year-old confirmed his retirement from the Black Caps after an awards night on Thursday.

Mar 31, 2017, 09:56 AM IST
Chappell-Hadlee series: Mitchell Starc eager to repeat 2015 world cup mayhem against New Zealand

Chappell-Hadlee series: Mitchell Starc eager to repeat 2015 world cup mayhem against New Zealand

Starc, who celebrates his 27th birthday on Monday is hopeful that similar conditions would be on offer at Eden Park.

Jan 29, 2017, 14:56 PM IST
When Daniel Vettori appeared on online dating site!

When Daniel Vettori appeared on online dating site!

Vettori, 37, retired last year from all form of international cricket after the 2015 World Cup, and is a happily married man.

Mar 10, 2016, 14:43 PM IST
Chris Gayle: Embattled left-hander denies fresh charges of misconduct

Chris Gayle: Embattled left-hander denies fresh charges of misconduct

Gayle's agent Simon Auteri has reportedly threatened Fairfax of legal action for labelling false accusation.

Jan 06, 2016, 17:12 PM IST
BCCI pays ICC Rs 2-cr for extra squad member at 2015 World Cup

BCCI pays ICC Rs 2-cr for extra squad member at 2015 World Cup

ICC rules allow only 15 members to be registered as players in the World Cup tournament.

Dec 16, 2015, 16:05 PM IST
Ahmed Shehzad claims he has utmost respect for Waqar Younis

Ahmed Shehzad claims he has utmost respect for Waqar Younis

Ahmed Shehzad tweeted claiming everyone witnessed how he respected former Pakistan coach Waqar Younis.

Oct 14, 2015, 17:12 PM IST
Insulted by Ahmed Shehzad, Waqar Younis had resigned before WC

Insulted by Ahmed Shehzad, Waqar Younis had resigned before WC

Former PCB Chairman Ijaz Butt has set off another controversy by claiming that the national team's head coach Waqar Younis had resigned before the 2015 World Cup after being insulted by Ahmed Shehzad.

Oct 13, 2015, 10:44 AM IST
Narendra Modi lauds Sania Mirza, Saina Nehwal; supports cricket team

Narendra Modi lauds Sania Mirza, Saina Nehwal; supports cricket team

 Lavishing praise on Sania Mirza and Saina Nehwal for climbing to number one in world rankings, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday also offered words of support to the country's cricketers, who were heavily criticised after their World Cup ouster last month.

Apr 26, 2015, 14:53 PM IST
Sri Lanka accuses ICC of grave disruption

Sri Lanka accuses ICC of grave disruption

Sri Lanka`s cricket board Monday accused the world governing body of "gravely" disrupting the sport in the island by withholding its share of proceeds from World Cup tournaments.

Apr 20, 2015, 20:59 PM IST
Ayushmann Khurrana says “root word of Guptill is Gupta”!

Ayushmann Khurrana says “root word of Guptill is Gupta”!

Ayushmann Khurrana seems to have found the ancestry behind the surname- Guptill! Interestingly, a “fake” post by a website too states that Martin Guptill’s real name is Maruti Gupta, “who was born in India, raised by a Hindu family”!

Mar 23, 2015, 12:52 PM IST
Cricket fans given chance to bid for World Cup history

Cricket fans given chance to bid for World Cup history

The ICC is giving cricket fans across the world an opportunity to bid for an official piece of the 2015 World Cup history in the form of the toss coins from each of the 49 matches during the prestigious tournament which is being co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand.

Mar 22, 2015, 11:20 AM IST

Manavjit Sandhu wins bronze, but misses out on Olympic quota

Former world champion Manavjit Singh Sandhu won the bronze medal at the 2015 World Cup in Acapulco, Mexico, but still missed out on an Olympic quota as the ace Indian trap shooter failed to finish within the top two positions.

Mar 04, 2015, 15:50 PM IST

Wellington mayor in `Eoin Rogers` England gaffe

Eoin Morgan`s form has deserted him and now so has his name after the England captain was introduced as `Eoin Rogers` by the mayor of Wellington.

Feb 18, 2015, 06:39 AM IST
"Difficult" to guarantee Ireland games for 2019 bid: ICC

"Difficult" to guarantee Ireland games for 2019 bid: ICC

The International Cricket Council hopes associate members Ireland and Afghanistan can play 10 one-day international matches a year to prepare for qualification for the 2019 World Cup but says it will be "difficult" to give them any guarantees.

Feb 10, 2015, 13:29 PM IST
Misbah-ul-Haq to retire from ODIs after World Cup

Misbah-ul-Haq to retire from ODIs after World Cup

Pakistan's Test and ODI captain Misbah-ul-Haq has formally informed the PCB that he will stop playing the 50-over format after the 2015 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.

Jan 11, 2015, 19:18 PM IST
Yuvraj Singh is not someone who will melt like snow, says Yograj Singh

Yuvraj Singh is not someone who will melt like snow, says Yograj Singh

His son and hero of the 2011 cricket World Cup may have been ignored for the next month's mega event, but cricketer-turned-actor Yograj Singh on Wednesday said the development has not affected Yuvraj Singh's spirits as he is a tough guy who does not melt like snow and exuded confidence that he will bounce back soon.

Jan 07, 2015, 19:05 PM IST
Shoaib Malik, Kamran Akmal ignored in Pakistan's World Cup 2015 squad

Shoaib Malik, Kamran Akmal ignored in Pakistan's World Cup 2015 squad

Senior players Shoaib Malik and Kamran Akmal were ignored while fast bowler Sohail Khan made a comeback after nearly three years in wilderness in Pakistan's 15-member squad for the ODI cricket World Cup in Australia and New Zealand starting February 14.

Jan 07, 2015, 16:27 PM IST