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Dav Whatmore`s inside knowledge key for Zimbabwe, says captain
Dav Whatmore`s inside knowledge key for Zimbabwe, says captain

Zimbabwe are pinning their hopes on coach Dav Whatmore`s inside knowledge of Pakistan`s talent and well-known frailties when the teams meet in the World Cup on Sunday.

Cricket World Cup: AB de Villiers' sensational batting sinks West Indies
Cricket World Cup: AB de Villiers' sensational batting sinks West Indies

Skipper A B de Villiers hammered the fastest 150 in ODI history as he led South Africa to a record-equalling 257-run win over the West Indies in a Pool B cricket World Cup match, here on Friday.

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:

Marlon Samuels escapes sanction over 'throat-slit' gesture
Marlon Samuels escapes sanction over 'throat-slit' gesture

West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels will not be sanctioned over a "throat-slitting" gesture he made in his team's World Cup win over Zimbabwe.

Cricket World cup 2015 : Chris Gayle backs out of training but no problem, say West Indies
Cricket World cup 2015 : Chris Gayle backs out of training but no problem, say West Indies

West Indies captain Jason Holder Thursday played down Chris Gayle`s absence from training on the eve of the team`s crunch World Cup Pool B match with South Africa at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

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.

Cricket World Cup 2015: South Africa won`t panic, says Hashim Amla
Cricket World Cup 2015: South Africa won`t panic, says Hashim Amla

South Africa batsman Hashim Amla insisted his team won`t panic despite their 130-run World Cup loss to defending champions India, while Friday`s clash against a rejuvenated West Indies can`t come round soon enough.

Happy to see Chris Gayle back in form: VVS Laxman
Happy to see Chris Gayle back in form: VVS Laxman

Former Indian batsman V.V.S. Laxman on Tuesday expressed his delight after West Indian Chris Gayle bludgeoned 215 runs against Zimbabwe to return to form during a World Cup Pool B game.

ICC Cricket World Cup: Tendai Chatara reprimanded for bowling two beamers at Chris Gayle
ICC Cricket World Cup: Tendai Chatara reprimanded for bowling two beamers at Chris Gayle

Zimbabwe seamer Tendai Chatara was reprimanded by the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday for bowling two successive dangerous deliveries at West Indies record breaker Chris Gayle in their World Cup clash.

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.

ICC World Cup: Elton Chigumbura bemoans Zimbabwe 'death' bowling
ICC World Cup: Elton Chigumbura bemoans Zimbabwe 'death' bowling

Zimbabwe skipper Elton Chigumbura has implored his team to improve their bowling at the 'death' in their World Cup matches.

ICC World Cup 2015: India's 'all-round' show impresses Brian Lara
ICC World Cup 2015: India's 'all-round' show impresses Brian Lara

Being a former captain himself, Lara is also closely following West Indies performance in the World Cup and feels Chris Gayle's return to form with a blistering double century against Zimbabwe in Canberra on Tuesday augurs well for the Caribbean side ahead of tough clashes against South Africa an

ICC World Cup: I never felt so much pressure, says double-ton Chris Gayle
ICC World Cup: I never felt so much pressure, says double-ton Chris Gayle

West Indies opener Chris Gayle became the first batsman to score a World Cup double century on Tuesday and admitted he had never felt such pressure to perform.

West Indies' Chris Gayle creates history, hits first-ever World Cup double century
West Indies' Chris Gayle creates history, hits first-ever World Cup double century

Chris Gayle smashed the highest ever individual World Cup score of 215 and his first century in 20 months as the West Indies flattened Zimbabwe on a record-shattering day in Canberra on Tuesday.

Chris Gayle, Sachin Tendulkar and their historic February 24 connection!
Chris Gayle, Sachin Tendulkar and their historic February 24 connection!

West Indies opener Chris Gayle's blistering knock of 215 against Zimbabwe on Tuesday shattered several cricket records.

Rohit Sharma's two double-hundreds inspired me, says Chris Gayle
Rohit Sharma's two double-hundreds inspired me, says Chris Gayle

West Indies opener Chris Gayle, who smashed the first World Cup double-century here Tuesday, said he wanted to get it ever since India's Rohit Sharma scored two of them in ODIs.