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ICC World Cup: AB de Villiers 'best of century', says Imran Tahir
ICC World Cup: AB de Villiers 'best of century', says Imran Tahir

South Africa leg-spinner Imran Tahir described captain AB de Villiers as "the best player of the century" after the skipper smashed a whirlwind, undefeated 162 against the West Indies at the World Cup.

ICC World Cup: Jason Holder promises Windies revival after Proteas` pounding
ICC World Cup: Jason Holder promises Windies revival after Proteas` pounding

West Indies captain Jason Holder insisted both he and his side could bounce back at the World Cup following their 257-run pool thrashing by South Africa at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Friday.

AB de Villiers shows stomach for record-breaking
AB de Villiers shows stomach for record-breaking

South Africa captain AB de Villiers was laid low by illness which gave him a sleepless night before he found the perfect cure by hitting a breathtaking 162 not out in Friday`s 257-run World Cup rout of the West Indies.

ICC World Cup 2015: Record breaking AB de Villiers' love for West Indies continues
ICC World Cup 2015: Record breaking AB de Villiers' love for West Indies continues

AB de Villiers showed why he is the best batsman in modern day cricket after plundering timid West Indies with a breathtaking 162-run knock off just 66 balls. The South African skipper ensured his side register a mammoth 257-run victory over the Islanders in a Pool B encounter on Friday in the ongoing ICC 2015 Cricket World Cup.

Umar Akmal, Ahmed Shehzad don't have Virat Kohli's class: Mudassar Nazar
Umar Akmal, Ahmed Shehzad don't have Virat Kohli's class: Mudassar Nazar

Pakistan cricket fraternity might rate Umar Akmal very highly but none among country's current batsmen can be "even distantly compared" with India's premier batsman Virat Kohli, feels former Pakistan all-rounder Mudassar Nazar.

ICC World Cup 2015: 5 interesting facts about AB de Villiers' 162-run knock
ICC World Cup 2015: 5 interesting facts about AB de Villiers' 162-run knock

South African skipper AB de Villiers set the ICC World Cup 2015 on fire with an incredible 162-run knock against West Indies in the 19th Match of the tournament.

Cricket World Cup: South Africa vs West Indies - As it happened...
Cricket World Cup: South Africa vs West Indies - As it happened...

Welcome to our live cricket blog for this Pool B clash between South Africa v West Indies. Follow live score and all the latest updates here:

Cricket World Cup: AB De Villiers thwarted in World Cup over-rate plan
Cricket World Cup: AB De Villiers thwarted in World Cup over-rate plan

South Africa skipper AB de Villiers admitted Thursday he was so concerned about a possible World Cup suspension for slow over-rates that he considered handing over the captain`s armband to a team-mate.

Cricket World cup 2015: JP Duminy now a key cog for South Africa in World Cup tilt
Cricket World cup 2015: JP Duminy now a key cog for South Africa in World Cup tilt

When JP Duminy finally made his test debut the first question many people asked was, "How good is South Africa`s top six if this guy can`t make it?"

ICC World Cup: Vernon Philander absence may test depth, balance but not result
ICC World Cup: Vernon Philander absence may test depth, balance but not result

Vernon Philander`s hamstring injury will not only upset the balance of South Africa`s attack against West Indies but also test their pace bowling depth when the two sides clash in their World Cup Pool B match in Sydney on Friday.

ICC World Cup: South Africa say West Indies will blink first in must-win game
ICC World Cup: South Africa say West Indies will blink first in must-win game

Skipper AB de Villiers says the West Indies will crumble if South Africa apply the right pressure in their crunch World Cup Pool B game at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Friday.

ICC Cricket World Cup, South Africa vs West Indies: Preview
ICC Cricket World Cup, South Africa vs West Indies: Preview

South Africa face a revitalised West Indies at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Friday in a match they need to win to breathe life back into their faltering World Cup campaign.

ICC Cricket World Cup: Dale Steyn v Chris Gayle with reputations at stake
ICC Cricket World Cup: Dale Steyn v Chris Gayle with reputations at stake

Struggling South African fast bowler Dale Steyn must find a way to contain record-breaking West Indian batsman Chris Gayle in Friday`s crunch World Cup clash.

World Cup 2015: Chris Gayle eyes another post-300 total against South Africa
World Cup 2015: Chris Gayle eyes another post-300 total against South Africa

Record-breaking Chris Gayle says the West Indies will be looking to post their fourth total above 300 in Friday`s crunch World Cup game with South Africa at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

Barry Richards hails Virat Kohli, but says he can't be compared with Sachin Tendulkar
Barry Richards hails Virat Kohli, but says he can't be compared with Sachin Tendulkar

Legendary South African batsman Barry Richards feels Virat Kohli is a few notches above his contemporaries in the Indian team but still has some way to go before one can compare him with the iconic Sachin Tendulkar.

ICC World Cup: Ten highest individual scores
ICC World Cup: Ten highest individual scores

West Indies opener Chris Gayle created history as he became the first cricketer to score a double ton in World Cup matches which was also the highest individual score in the history of the prestigious event.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Globetrotting coaches make World Cup impact
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Globetrotting coaches make World Cup impact

Most of the teams competing at the World Cup have travelled a long way to reach Australia and New Zealand but that`s nothing to the journeys made by some of their coaches.

South Africa fined for slow over-rate against India
South Africa fined for slow over-rate against India

As if not enough with their embarrassing 130-run loss to India, South Africa were on Monday fined for maintaining a slow over-rate during their World Cup group match against Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his men at the MCG here.

It's embarrassing, I want to feel sad about it: AB de Villiers
It's embarrassing, I want to feel sad about it: AB de Villiers

A dejected South Africa captain AB de Villiers said the "embarrassing" 130-run defeat against India was a severe dent to their confidence and the team will have to lick its wounds for a while now.