World Cup 2015

Two years ago, Martin Guptill hit the biggest six in 2015 World Cup en route to his 237 – Watch Video

Two years ago, Martin Guptill hit the biggest six in 2015 World Cup en route to his 237 – Watch Video

Guptill scored his runs off 163 balls, becoming the first New Zealander to post a double century in ODIs and the fifth in the world.

Mar 21, 2017, 23:13 PM IST
BCCI likely to allot World T20 matches to Chepauk: Sources

BCCI likely to allot World T20 matches to Chepauk: Sources

According to CMDA norms, the gap between two stands should be eight metres, which currently is 5.4 metres.

Dec 08, 2015, 20:49 PM IST
Pair avoid jail time over Jesse Ryder assault

Pair avoid jail time over Jesse Ryder assault

Two New Zealand men who were involved in a bar fight that left former Black Cap Jesse Ryder in an induced coma were handed non-custodial sentences on Wednesday, reports said.

May 06, 2015, 10:11 AM IST
"Hurt" Virat Kohli says fans should be "ashamed" for blaming him, Anushka Sharma for India's ousting from World Cup

"Hurt" Virat Kohli says fans should be "ashamed" for blaming him, Anushka Sharma for India's ousting from World Cup

India's Test captain Virat Kohli on Friday lashed out at critics, who blamed his girlfriend Anushkha Sharma for the team's exit from ICC Cricket World Cup, stating that they "should be ashamed of themselves" as "no one has won more matches" than him in the last five years.

Apr 10, 2015, 14:35 PM IST
ICC World Cup: New Zealand need Brendon McCullum at helm to keep winning, says Stephen Fleming

ICC World Cup: New Zealand need Brendon McCullum at helm to keep winning, says Stephen Fleming

Brendon McCullum`s inspirational captaincy has lifted New Zealand and the flamboyant batsman should continue leading the side in all three formats at least until next year`s World Twenty20, former

Apr 02, 2015, 13:50 PM IST
When four years ago, MS Dhoni won the World Cup with a Six!

When four years ago, MS Dhoni won the World Cup with a Six!

Four years ago, the right-hander smashed Nuwan Kulasekara over long-on for a memorable huge six which won India their second World Cup title.

Apr 02, 2015, 13:41 PM IST
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Brendon McCullum receives Sir Richard Hadlee Medal

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Brendon McCullum receives Sir Richard Hadlee Medal

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum has been awarded Sir Richard Hadlee medal, the country's highest cricketing honour, for his inspirational leadership and exemplary batting at a glittering ceremony, here.

Apr 02, 2015, 12:51 PM IST
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Australia coach Darren Lehmann defends Brad Haddin, aggression

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Australia coach Darren Lehmann defends Brad Haddin, aggression

Australia cricket coach Darren Lehmann has defended wicketkeeper Brad Haddin and the team`s vocal aggression during their World Cup final win over New Zealand.

Apr 02, 2015, 09:17 AM IST
Mitchell Starc to miss start of IPL 2015 due to knee strain

Mitchell Starc to miss start of IPL 2015 due to knee strain

Australian speedster Mitchell Starc has been ruled out of the initial few weeks of the forthcoming Indian Premier League due to a knee niggle.

Apr 01, 2015, 11:30 AM IST
Anshuman Gaekwad wants selectors to persist with current Indian team for next World Cup

Anshuman Gaekwad wants selectors to persist with current Indian team for next World Cup

Impressed by India's good showing in the cricket World Cup, former India coach Anshuman Gaekwad believes the current lot of players should be persisted with and they will deliver in the next 50-over showpiece event in England.

Apr 01, 2015, 10:31 AM IST
Australian keeper Brad Haddin apologises for radio comments

Australian keeper Brad Haddin apologises for radio comments

Australian wicket keeper Brad Haddin has said it was never his intention to offend anyone during a radio interview after Sunday's World Cup victory.

Mar 31, 2015, 17:12 PM IST
India need a bigger pool of fast bowlers: Erapalli Prasanna

India need a bigger pool of fast bowlers: Erapalli Prasanna

The Indian bowling was a pleasant surprise in the recent cricket World Cup but a bigger pool of genuine fast bowlers and spinners needs to be created for the team to be a consistent force in the fu

Mar 31, 2015, 14:01 PM IST
Ravi Shastri defends Virat Kohli, says his work ethic as good as any

Ravi Shastri defends Virat Kohli, says his work ethic as good as any

Defending an under-fire Virat Kohli, Indian cricket Team Director Ravi Shastri on monday said the swashbuckling batsman's ordinary run in the World Cup had nothing to do with his actress-girlfriend Anushka Sharma's presence and to call it that is "utter nonsense".

Mar 31, 2015, 13:36 PM IST
Australia seeking momentum for Ashes on Caribbean tour

Australia seeking momentum for Ashes on Caribbean tour

Australia will resist the temptation to tinker with their team on tour against West Indies and plan to field their best 11 in a bid to sweep the two-test series and build momentum for the Ashes, selector Rod Marsh has said.

Mar 31, 2015, 12:27 PM IST
Vernon Philander selection not race-based, says CSA

Vernon Philander selection not race-based, says CSA

Cricket South Africa (CSA) has denied reports that the selection of pacer Vernon Philander ahead of fast bowler Kyle Abbott for their team's World Cup semi-final against New Zealand was racially motivated.

Mar 31, 2015, 11:06 AM IST
Daniel Vettori announces retirement from international cricket

Daniel Vettori announces retirement from international cricket

A day after his team ended up being the runners-up in ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, Kiwi legend Daniel Vettori announced his retirement from international cricket.

Mar 31, 2015, 09:32 AM IST
Perform or perish, says PCB's new chief selector

Perform or perish, says PCB's new chief selector

Pakistan's new chief selector Haroon Rasheed on Monday issued a warning to the members of the national team that they had to either perform consistently or the selectors would look for replacements.

Mar 30, 2015, 21:19 PM IST
Virat Kohli the leader must play more responsibly: Erapalli Prasanna

Virat Kohli the leader must play more responsibly: Erapalli Prasanna

Virat Kohli is expected to captain India in all formats at some point but before that happens the star batsmen must start taking more responsibility towards his team, says spin great Erapalli Prasanna.

Mar 30, 2015, 20:04 PM IST
We need to focus on domestic cricket: Shahid Afridi

We need to focus on domestic cricket: Shahid Afridi

Flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi has said that Pakistan need to focus and invest a lot in its domestic cricket in order to be able to compete in a rapidly changing game at the global level.

Mar 30, 2015, 20:02 PM IST
Spot and groom young bowlers to regain World Cup glory: Dilip Vengsarkar

Spot and groom young bowlers to regain World Cup glory: Dilip Vengsarkar

Providing a roadmap to win the next World Cup, scheduled in England in 2019, ex-India skipper Dilip Vengsarkar on Monday suggested that cricket authorities should spot a handful of young pace and spin bowlers and make them play in county cricket during the off season here.

Mar 30, 2015, 19:59 PM IST