Outsiders determined to stay in ICC World Cup club
Outsiders determined to stay in ICC World Cup club

Afghanistan coach Andy Moles has no doubts over the thorny issue of the 2019 World Cup and the controversial plan to cut the number of teams from 14 to just 10.

William Porterfield condemns ICC's plan to axe non-Tests teams from Cricket World Cup
William Porterfield condemns ICC's plan to axe non-Tests teams from Cricket World Cup

Ireland captain William Porterfield on Sunday questioned the International Cricket Council`s vision for the sport after the non-Test nation faced the axe from the World Cup.

Misbah-ul-Haq senses World Cup within Pakistan`s reach
Misbah-ul-Haq senses World Cup within Pakistan`s reach

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq insisted Sunday there was no reason why his team could not be crowned World Cup champions after they saw off Ireland by seven wickets to qualify for the quarter-finals.

Cricket World cup 2015: Super Sunday to decide World Cup quarter-final line-up
Cricket World cup 2015: Super Sunday to decide World Cup quarter-final line-up

The World Cup`s marathon group stage finally comes to an end on Sunday with the last two quarter-final places still up for grabs.

ICC World Cup 2015: Pakistan vs Ireland - As it happened...
ICC World Cup 2015: Pakistan vs Ireland - As it happened...

Sarfraz Ahmed led Pakistan's charge with a ton as the Asian giants beat Ireland by seven wickets. Wahab Riaz earlier bowled well and claimed three wickets.

World Cup 2015: Associates have justified World Cup spot, says Irish skipper
World Cup 2015: Associates have justified World Cup spot, says Irish skipper

Even if Ireland fail to make the quarter-finals of the cricket World Cup they and the other associate members have shown enough promise to warrant inclusion in future tournaments, skipper William Porterfield said on Saturday.

Cricket World cup 2015: Pakistan `just another game`, says Ireland`s William Porterfield
Cricket World cup 2015: Pakistan `just another game`, says Ireland`s William Porterfield

Ireland captain William Porterfield is confident his side has prepared well for Sunday`s must-win World Cup match against Pakistan at the Adelaide Oval, but insisted it was just another game.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Bob Woolmer evoked as Pakistan face Ireland
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Bob Woolmer evoked as Pakistan face Ireland

Pakistan and Ireland will relive nightmarish memories of the World Cup`s most tragic moment eight years ago when they clash at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday.

World Cup 2015: Pakistan's Younis Khan wants to honour Bob Woolmer with win
World Cup 2015: Pakistan's Younis Khan wants to honour Bob Woolmer with win

Senior Pakistan batsman Younis Khan hopes his side will defeat Ireland in Sunday`s must-win World Cup clash as a tribute to their late former coach Bob Woolmer.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Shikhar Dhawan most popular Indian cricketer on Twitter
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Shikhar Dhawan most popular Indian cricketer on Twitter

Prolific left-handed opener Shikhar Dhawan was once again the most talked about Indian cricketer on Twitter, as his ton on Tuesday helped the dedending champions beat Ireland in a World Cup Pool B encounter at the Seddon Park.

ICC World Cup: Ireland draw consolation from crushing India defeat
ICC World Cup: Ireland draw consolation from crushing India defeat

Ireland captain William Porterfield drew consolation from posting the highest total against defending champions India in the cricket World Cup so far despite a crushing defeat on Tuesday.

World Cup 2015: Ravichandran Ashwin varied his pace well, says William Porterfield
World Cup 2015: Ravichandran Ashwin varied his pace well, says William Porterfield

Ireland captain William Porterfield was all praise for Ravichandran Ashwin, saying the Indian off-spinner varied his pace well which eventually proved to be decisive in restricting his side to 259 in an ICC Cricket World Cup match, here today.

ICC Cricket World Cup: MS Dhoni lauds Indian bowlers for good show
ICC Cricket World Cup: MS Dhoni lauds Indian bowlers for good show

Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday heaped praise on his bowlers for bundling out every team that India have played so far in the ongoing cricket World Cup, saying they have stepped up to the challenge nicely and are doing a "really good job".

ICC World Cup 2015: India continue winning streak, crush Ireland by 8 wickets
ICC World Cup 2015: India continue winning streak, crush Ireland by 8 wickets

India beat Ireland by eight wickets to record their fifth win in as many World Cup Pool B matches in Hamilton on Tuesday.

WC 2015: Best chance of beating India is to restrict them, says William Porterfield
WC 2015: Best chance of beating India is to restrict them, says William Porterfield

 Ireland captain William Porterfield feels that the best chance for his team to beat India in the ICC Cricket World Cup group league encounter will be to restrict them to a reasonable total by taking wickets.

Cricket World Cup 2015: Ireland captain William Porterfield blasts Associate tag
Cricket World Cup 2015: Ireland captain William Porterfield blasts Associate tag

Ireland captain William Porterfield insisted Monday his side belonged among the world`s elite and said he despised the tag of "Associate" which virtually brands a host of teams as second-class citizens.

ICC World Cup: India vs Ireland - Preview
ICC World Cup: India vs Ireland - Preview

Ireland face defending champions India on Tuesday where a shock victory would put them into the World Cup quarter-finals and leave either Pakistan or West Indies facing elimination.

 

Don't think India would their guard down: William Porterfield
Don't think India would their guard down: William Porterfield

Fighting to stay in contention for the World Cup quarterfinals, Ireland cricket captain William Porterfield said his giant-slaying team does not expect to be taken lightly by India despite the buzz that the already through defending champions might rest key players.

Cricket World Cup: Zimbabwe fume over controversial John Mooney catch
Cricket World Cup: Zimbabwe fume over controversial John Mooney catch

Zimbabwe captain Brendan Taylor insisted his team had been victims of a World Cup miscarriage of justice on Saturday when Ireland fielder John Mooney held a crucial catch despite indications he had touched the boundary with his foot.

ICC World Cup 2015: Ireland vs Zimbabwe - As it happened...
ICC World Cup 2015: Ireland vs Zimbabwe - As it happened...

Ireland won the match after beating Zimbabwe by five runs. Taylor and Williams (121 and 96) respectively led the chase but Ireland went passed the line. Ed Joyce earlier starred for the Irish with a fluent 112 runs.