Craig McDermott wants Mitchell Starc to bowl with consistency during World Cup 2015
Craig McDermott wants Mitchell Starc to bowl with consistency during World Cup 2015

Australia's bowling coach Craig McDermott says in-form pacer Mitchell Starc must be consistent throughout the 44-day long Cricket World Cup to give co-hosts the best chance of winning the coveted title.

Michael Clarke to play first competitive match after surgery
Michael Clarke to play first competitive match after surgery

Three weeks in advance of his World Cup fitness deadline, Australian captain Michael Clarke will make his eagerly anticipated comeback from hamstring surgery in a Sydney local cricket match on Saturday.

IPL 2015: Brad Hogg likely to sign for Kolkata Knight Riders
IPL 2015: Brad Hogg likely to sign for Kolkata Knight Riders

Veteran Australian spinner Brad Hogg said that he is likely to play in the upcoming Indian Premier League in April-May as the Kolkata Knight Riders team was looking to get him on board.

Bank stops transactions of account allegedly opened by Chetan Chauhan
Bank stops transactions of account allegedly opened by Chetan Chauhan

The account at a Central Bank of India branch here opened by an official of the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) allegedly in contravention of rules has been made inoperational after complaints from the other faction.

Inzamam asks Pakistani players to play fearless cricket in World Cup
Inzamam asks Pakistani players to play fearless cricket in World Cup

Former captain Inzamam-ul-Haq has advised the Pakistan World Cup squad to shed the fear of defeat and play with an open and positive mindset in the mega event in Australia and New Zealand.

Yuvraj Singh to play for MCC in Emirates T20 tournament
Yuvraj Singh to play for MCC in Emirates T20 tournament

India discard Yuvraj Singh will play for Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) in the Emirates Twenty20 tournament in Dubai on March 20.

I will come back as a better cricketer, person: Muhammad Aamir
I will come back as a better cricketer, person: Muhammad Aamir

Pakistan's banned paceman, Muhammad Aamir, who was today allowed to play domestic cricket by the ICC, has promised to return to the cricket field as a better human being and player.

India need to identify frontline pace attack: Javagal Srinath
India need to identify frontline pace attack: Javagal Srinath

Former fast bowler Javagal Srinath believes India need to identify its frontline pace attack who can take wickets upfront during their title defence at the ICC Cricket World Cup starting next month.

Arun Jaitley urged not to back N Srinivasan in BCCI
Arun Jaitley urged not to back N Srinivasan in BCCI

Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) secretary Aditya Verma Thursday requested former Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) vice-president and union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley not to support sidelined president N. Srinivasan.

Biggest disappointment was losing 1983 World Cup: Joel Garner
Biggest disappointment was losing 1983 World Cup: Joel Garner

Former West Indies fast bowler Joel Garner said that the biggest disappointment of his cricketing career was to lose the 1983 World Cup final against India at Lord's.

Record-breaker Sangakkara sets up Sri Lanka win against New Zealand
Record-breaker Sangakkara sets up Sri Lanka win against New Zealand

Kumar Sangakkara scored an unbeaten 113 and then returned to break the world record for the most dismissals by a wicketkeeper in one-day internationals as Sri Lanka beat New Zealand by 34 runs in the seventh and final match in Wellington on Thursday.

South Africa comfortable to be among 2015 World Cup favourites
South Africa comfortable to be among 2015 World Cup favourites

South Africa will go into next month`s World Cup comfortable with their status as one of the favourites to lift the trophy.

Returning Mohammad Amir promises to be `better human`
Returning Mohammad Amir promises to be `better human`

Banned Pakistan paceman Mohammad Amir vowed Thursday to prove himself as a "better player and better human being" after his spot-fixing ban was relaxed by the cricket world governing body.

UAE golden generation Asian Cup eye bronze, World Cup
UAE golden generation Asian Cup eye bronze, World Cup

United Arab Emirates coach Mahdi Ali Thursday said his team were hopeful of ending a nearly 30-year absence from the World Cup after their run to the Asian Cup`s last four.

Important to identify first playing eleven for World Cup: MS Dhoni
Important to identify first playing eleven for World Cup: MS Dhoni

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Thursday said that it's imperative to win every match in order to identify the team's first playing XI ahead of the cricket World Cup.

IPL is the best thing for me, says Eoin Morgan
IPL is the best thing for me, says Eoin Morgan

Putting his Test ambitions on hold, England ODI skipper Eoin Morgan has decided to make himself available for selection in the 2015 Indian Premier League Player Auction likely to be held in Bangalore on February 16.

Win tomorrow will build momentum ahead of World Cup: Eoin Morgan
Win tomorrow will build momentum ahead of World Cup: Eoin Morgan

England captain Eoin Morgan upped the ante ahead of his side's tri-series clash with India, saying a win in tomorrow's virtual semifinal will build up momentum ahead of the World Cup.

Steve Smith credits IPL for success
Steve Smith credits IPL for success

Going through the form of his life, Australian batsman Steven Smith said his participation in the Indian Premier League has helped him improve his game and taught him to adapt to different situations.

WICB proposes 'cricketing solutions' in letter to BCCI
WICB proposes 'cricketing solutions' in letter to BCCI

The embattled West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has insisted on a "cricketing solution" to the current impasse with the Board of Control for Cricket in India and has called for a meeting within the next two months as it battles to stave off the $42 million pay-out demanded by the BCCI.

Super Over to decide 2015 World Cup winner in case of tie
Super Over to decide 2015 World Cup winner in case of tie

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday announced that Super Over will be used in the event of a tie in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 final. During the ICC Board meeting at Dubai, cricket's global governing body also made amendments to the rules regarding the slow-over rate.