To improve game, Pakistan need to play at home, claims Waqar Younis
To improve game, Pakistan need to play at home, claims Waqar Younis

Pakistan coach Waqar Younis has urged the International Cricket Council and other cricketing countries to return to playing matches in the strife-torn nation.

Australian women's cricket team to tour Dubai
Australian women's cricket team to tour Dubai

Cricket Australia's (CA) Women’s National Selection Panel (WNSP) on Tuesday announced its squad for the tour of Dubai from March 30 to April 13.

ICC World Cup: Afghanistan `not scared` of Australia, says skipper
ICC World Cup: Afghanistan `not scared` of Australia, says skipper

Afghanistan captain Mohammad Nabi has insisted his side are "not scared" of Australia heading into Wednesday`s World Cup clash in Perth.

Those who expelled me are now cheering for me, says Jagmohan Dalmiya
Those who expelled me are now cheering for me, says Jagmohan Dalmiya

 Having got the backing of both the N.Srinivasan and Sharad Pawar factions of the BCCI, the newly-elected cricket board chief Jagmohan Dalmiya said on Monday night that those who had once expelled him were now cheering for him.

ICC World Cup 2015: Ireland won`t be intimidated by South Africa, says captain
ICC World Cup 2015: Ireland won`t be intimidated by South Africa, says captain

Ireland captain William Porterfield is confident his team will not be overawed by the mighty South Africans in Canberra on Tuesday, saying they had made good plans to contain AB de Villiers` side.

ICC World Cup: `No remorse` Suranga Lakmal fined for bowling beamers
ICC World Cup: `No remorse` Suranga Lakmal fined for bowling beamers

Sri Lanka fast bowler Suranga Lakmal was fined Sunday for firing two successive beamers at England`s Jos Buttler, an action for which he showed "no remorse", the International Cricket Council said.

Terminally ill Martin Crowe `honoured` by Hall of Fame award
Terminally ill Martin Crowe `honoured` by Hall of Fame award

New Zealand great Martin Crowe was inducted into Cricket`s Hall of Fame on Saturday, the terminally ill former batsman describing it as a "great honour" and prompting a standing ovation from 40,000 fans at Eden Park.

ICC World Cup 2015: West Indies batsman Darren Bravo out of World Cup
ICC World Cup 2015: West Indies batsman Darren Bravo out of World Cup

West Indies batsman Darren Bravo was ruled out of the rest of the World Cup on Friday after failing to recover from a hamstring injury, the squad`s players` association said.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Scotland fined for slow over-rate in Afghanistan loss
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Scotland fined for slow over-rate in Afghanistan loss

Scotland`s misery over their one-wicket loss to Afghanistan at the World Cup was compounded on Friday when they were fined for a slow over rate, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced.

ICC World Cup 2015: Ireland`s Kevin O`Brien fined for dissent
ICC World Cup 2015: Ireland`s Kevin O`Brien fined for dissent

Kevin O`Brien has been fined 30 percent of his match fee for disputing an umpire`s decision during Ireland`s thrilling World Cup win over the United Arab Emirates in Brisbane on Wednesday.

Shafiqullah Shafiq replaces injured Mirwais Ashraf in Afghanistan squad
Shafiqullah Shafiq replaces injured Mirwais Ashraf in Afghanistan squad

Afghanistan all-rounder Mirwais Ashraf is suffering from a side strain he picked up in the match against Sri Lanka and has been replaced by Shafiqullah Shafiq in the World Cup squad, the International Cricket Council said on Wednesday.

World Cup 2015: Pakistan fret over non-performing asset Younus Khan
World Cup 2015: Pakistan fret over non-performing asset Younus Khan

Speculation is rife that Younus Khan will quit one-day cricket after the World Cup and chances are it would be far from a fairytale farewell for one of Pakistan`s modern batting greats.

ICC World Cup 2015: Khurram Khan eyes UAE success against Ireland
ICC World Cup 2015: Khurram Khan eyes UAE success against Ireland

The United Arab Emirates believe their Pool B match against Ireland in Brisbane on Wednesday offers them a "wonderful opportunity" of a World Cup win, according to batsman Khurram Khan.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Ireland vs UAE - Preview
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Ireland vs UAE - Preview

Ireland`s Kevin O`Brien has warned his side their World Cup win over the West Indies will "mean nothing" if they don`t see off the United Arab Emirates in Brisbane on Wednesday.

More quality cricket in offing in World Cup: Sachin Tendulkar
More quality cricket in offing in World Cup: Sachin Tendulkar

Cricket World Cup 2015 brand ambassador Sachin Tendulkar Monday predicted that the 14-nation tournament will be even more competitive as it progresses after the first 10 days produced exciting and entertaining cricket.

England remain vulnerable, says Scotland skipper Preston Mommsen
England remain vulnerable, says Scotland skipper Preston Mommsen

Scotland were beaten but now bowed following their 119-run World Cup loss to England in Christchurch on Monday, with captain Preston Mommsen saying the result did not reflect the game.

Anil Kumble inducted into ICC Hall of Fame
Anil Kumble inducted into ICC Hall of Fame

Former India captain Anil Kumble was on Sunday inducted into the International Cricket Council Hall of Fame at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Criticism against Pakistan team unfair, says PCB official
Criticism against Pakistan team unfair, says PCB official

A senior official of the Pakistan Cricket Board has lamented that the culture of criticism and scorn being directed at the national team after a bad performance is not visible in any other cricket playing nation.

Hall of Fame entrant Anil Kumble relishes honour
Hall of Fame entrant Anil Kumble relishes honour

Former India captain Anil Kumble enters cricket`s Hall of Fame on Sunday, saying he was honoured to become only the fourth player from his country to join the elite club.

Indian bowler Mohammed Shami undergoes doping test in Australia
Indian bowler Mohammed Shami undergoes doping test in Australia

Indian pace bowler Mohammed Shami on Friday underwent a doping test in Melbourne. The International Cricket Council will conduct random testing of players during the quadrennial tournament Down Under.