ICC World Cup trophy arrives in South Australia
ICC World Cup trophy arrives in South Australia

The International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cup trophy Wednesday arrived in Port Lincoln, Australia, as part of its visit to countries which will compete in next year's extravaganza Feb 14-March 29.

Adam Gilchrist to reunite with Shane Warne in MCC vs Rest of World match

Australia`s most successful wicketkeeper-batsman of all time, Adam Gilchrist, is the latest name to be added to the growing list of stars taking part in the MCC v Rest of the World match at Lord`s on July 5.

Bell says will be no shortage of fight from England in Perth Test

England cricketer Ian Bell has said that he knows his team has let themselves down so far in the Ashes but there will be no shortage of fight from them in the Perth Test.

Learnt a lot from Pietersen, Sehwag during IPL, says Unmukt Chand

Young Indian batsman Unmukt Chand, who led the Under-19 team to World Cup victory last year, today said he has learnt a lot from the likes of Kevin Pietersen and Virender Sehwag while sharing the dressing room with them during the Indian Premier League.

Shaun Tait not in favour of two new ball rule

Australian tearaway pacer Shaun Tait today ridiculed the two new ball rule as it takes reverse swing out of the equation and hoped the ICC would reintroduce the old regulations.

Tait rates Tendulkar above Ponting, Lara

Former Australia pacer Shaun Tait today rated batting great Sachin Tendulkar higher than compatriot Ricky Ponting and West Indian legend Brian Lara.

Aussie Tait takes hat-trick in English T20

Australian pace bowler Shaun Tait took a hat-trick to help Essex defeat Nottinghamshire by 47 runs in the Twenty20 quarter-finals.

`Wild Thing` Tait tells Oz players to be more aggressive `and behave less like robots` to win Ashes

Former Australian Test cricketer Shaun Tait has said that the country`s cricketers needed to behave more like aggressive players and less like robots if they want have a chance of winning in the Ashes.

Bewildered that my name came up in IPL spot-fixing: Tait

Bewildered at his name being dragged into the IPL spot-fixing scandal, Australian pacer Shaun Tait said his legal representatives will examine how the "false" suggestions, which have already been dismissed by the Delhi Police, started.

Warriors haven`t done well in powerplays, feels Donald

Pune Warriors head coach Allan Donald said on Wednesday that it might be the fear of failure that has resulted in openers Robin Uthappa and Manish Pandey failing to take advantage of field restrictions at the beginning of their innings, during the team`s first two Pepsi IPL games.

English county cricket to see Australian influx this season

England`s County Championship cricket will have an Australian influence this season as 18 of the total 28 overseas players announced by the county sides are from Down Under.

Experienced players being pushed out too soon: Shaun Tait

Former Australia pacer Shaun Tait feels that seasoned players like Shane Warne, Matthew Hayden, Jason Gillespie shouldn`t have hurried retired which would have enabled a smooth transition for the next generation.

Dravid to play T20 tournament for MCC in Dubai in March

Former Indian captain Rahul Dravid will feature in a Twenty20 tournament in Dubai in March as a member of the Marylebone Cricket

Sachin`s call when to retire: Shaun Tait

Despite several cricketing superstars arguing in favour of Sachin Tendulkar`s retirement from international cricket, Australian pacer Shaun Tait Monday said nobody has the right to dictate a legend like Tendulkar on the issue.

Shaun Tait goes slow on the ramp

He has scared many a batsman with express deliveries on the cricket pitch, but Australian bowler Shaun Tait was a bundle of nerves as he walked the ramp here.

Australian bowler Shaun Tait likely to act in `Kai Po Che`

Australian cricketer Shaun Tait is likely to be make a special appearance in `Kai Po Che`.

Cricketer Shaun Tait to make Bollywood debut?

Australian cricketer Shaun Tait has been approached to step into the acting pitch in Bollywood with Abhishek Kapoor`s directorial "Kai Po Che!" He is expected to play a prominent part in the movie.

Ultratech Cement is team sponsor of Rajasthan Royals

Rajasthan Royals on Monday unveiled their team jersey for IPL-5, with main sponsor Ultratech Cement`s logo on the shirt front, worn by this season`s captain Rahul Dravid and team mates S Sreesanth and Shaun Tait at a function.

South Australia banking on Shaun Tait`s pace

Having lost out in the semi-finals last year, South Australia Redbacks are banking largely on Shaun Tait`s scorching pace in the upcoming Champions League Twenty20.

Playing alongside Dravid in IPL was learning experience: Tait

Australian fast bowler Shaun Tait who shared the Rajasthan Royals dressing room with Rahul Dravid in the last edition of IPL stated that he was one of the toughest to bowl at.