Retiring Brendon McCullum becomes 3rd New Zealand player to score 6000 runs in ODI

Retiring Brendon McCullum becomes 3rd New Zealand player to score 6000 runs in ODI

After 226 innings in 258 matches, McCullum has 6008 runs with five centuries, at an average of 30.34.

List of fastest international Twenty20 fifties as Colin Munro almost broke Yuvraj Singh's record

List of fastest international Twenty20 fifties as Colin Munro almost broke Yuvraj Singh's record

India's Yuvraj Singh has the record of the fastest T20 fifty (12 balls).

World Cup final could be last match I watch: Martin Crowe

World Cup final could be last match I watch: Martin Crowe

Not in the best health condition, New Zealand legend and former skipper Martin Crowe on Saturday said that the cricket World Cup final on Sunday could be the last cricket match he watches.

Defeat to New Zealand galvanised Australia: Michael Clarke

Defeat to New Zealand galvanised Australia: Michael Clarke

Losing to New Zealand in the World Cup pool stage was the kick up the backside Australia needed and the subsequent improvement was on show in their semi-final victory over India on Thursday, captain Michael Clarke said.

ICC World Cup 2015: 'Proteas will have to wait for 4 more years'

ICC World Cup 2015: 'Proteas will have to wait for 4 more years'

Former South Africa captain Graeme Smith said on Wednesday that the Proteas will have to wait for another four years to lift their first cricket World Cup trophy following their defeat to New Zealand in the semifinal on Tuesday.

ICC World Cup 2015: No idea what to do from here, says AB De Villiers

ICC World Cup 2015: No idea what to do from here, says AB De Villiers

A dejected South Africa captain AB de Villiers on Tuesday said he has no clue what he and his team will do here on after they were knocked out of the cricket World Cup by New Zealand in the first semi-final at the Eden Park here.

ICC World Cup: Big six a dream come true for Grant Elliott

ICC World Cup: Big six a dream come true for Grant Elliott

New Zealand`s Grant Elliott realised a childhood dream when he belted South African speedster Dale Steyn into the stand for six at Eden Park on Tuesday to get his adopted homeland into the World Cup final.

ICC World Cup: Three key errors that made South Africa suffer

ICC World Cup: Three key errors that made South Africa suffer

South Africa suffered yet more World Cup semi-final misery as they lost by four wickets to New Zealand in a thrilling clash at Auckland`s Eden Park on Tuesday.

ICC Cricket World Cup: South Africa did not choke, says Kevin Pietersen

ICC Cricket World Cup: South Africa did not choke, says Kevin Pietersen

A masterful piece of batting from Grant Elliott saw off a valiant South African side who crashed out of the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. Elliott helped New Zealand win the semi-final encounter at Eden Park in Auckland on Tuesday.

Cricket World Cup: New Zealand coach predicts exciting match against Proteas

Cricket World Cup: New Zealand coach predicts exciting match against Proteas

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson said on Sunday that their cricket World Cup semifinal match against South Africa at the Eden Park here on Tuesday will be an exciting affair for the spectators.

Cricket World Cup: India vs Zimbabwe - Statistical highlights

Cricket World Cup: India vs Zimbabwe - Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of the ICC Cricket World Cup match between India and Zimbabwe here on Saturday.

India vs Zimbabwe: Dropping Suresh Raina's catch was turning point, says Brendan Taylor

India vs Zimbabwe: Dropping Suresh Raina's catch was turning point, says Brendan Taylor

Zimbabwean stand-in skipper Brendan Taylor on Saturday rued dropping the catch of Suresh Raina, as it turned out to be the game changer against India in their last World Cup Pool B game at the Eden Park here.

I will miss wearing this red shirt of mine: Brendan Taylor

I will miss wearing this red shirt of mine: Brendan Taylor

Brendan Taylor's voice wasn't choked with emotion but the Zimbabwean was in a pensive mood after playing in his last match as an international cricketer, admitting that he would miss the "red jersey and the camaraderie" that he enjoyed over the years at the top level.

Taking chances: Suresh Raina's explosive innings highlights his importance

Taking chances: Suresh Raina's explosive innings highlights his importance

Giving all the actors their desired roles is simply not possible in any stage. However, there are some who exist to take their chanches, cease the moment and script their own stories. Indian cricketer Suresh Raina is one of those fastidious actors, who knows what to do, and when.

MS Dhoni's imperious India continue to build cricketing legacy

MS Dhoni's imperious India continue to build cricketing legacy

Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday helped India record their highest successful run chase in a World Cup match. He stitched an unbeaten 196-run partnership for the fifth wicket with Man of the Match Suresh Raina to bail out Men in Blue against a spirited Zimbabwean side at Auckland.

Cricket World Cup: Zimbabwe captain Brendan Taylor praises Indian bowlers

Cricket World Cup: Zimbabwe captain Brendan Taylor praises Indian bowlers

Zimbabwe stand-in captain Brendan Taylor has heaped praise on the Indian bowling line-up ahead of their World Cup Pool B clash at the Eden Park here on Saturday.

ICC World Cup: Reactions to Pakistan's thrilling win against South Africa

ICC World Cup: Reactions to Pakistan's thrilling win against South Africa

Pakistan got themselves back in contention for a place in the quarter-finals and notched up a big win against South Africa in the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup. The Pool B encounter held at at the Eden Park in Auckland saw a clash of 'greens' and finally the lighter outfit coloured team rode on a fine bowling performance to get past the line.

World Cup 2015: Pakistan and South African fans turn `garden of Eden` green

World Cup 2015: Pakistan and South African fans turn `garden of Eden` green

 Green was the colour at Auckland`s Eden Park on Saturday as fans from Pakistan and South Africa created a festive mood while their teams locked horns in the World Cup. 

Cricket World Cup: Pakistan vs South Africa - Preview

Cricket World Cup: Pakistan vs South Africa - Preview

Having beaten two minnow teams after a disastrous start in the tournament, an unpredictable but dangerous Pakistan take on formidable South Africa in their crucial cricket World Cup match here on Saturday, knowing fully well that a loss could put them on the brink.

ICC World Cup: Dale Steyn confident World Cup luck will turn

ICC World Cup: Dale Steyn confident World Cup luck will turn

South African spearhead Dale Steyn said Friday he believed a good personal return in a World Cup match was just around the corner.