Not too late to drop Alastair Cook as ODI captain, says Nasser Hussain
Not too late to drop Alastair Cook as ODI captain, says Nasser Hussain

England's embattled skipper Alastair Cook received yet another sacking call. Joining this ever growing list of dissenters is former England captain Nasser Hussain.

Ex-cricket chief rues Pakistan`s chucking negligence
Ex-cricket chief rues Pakistan`s chucking negligence

Former Pakistan cricket chief Nasim Ashraf said on Wednesday he regretted that a failure to deal with bowlers with suspect actions had resulted in the loss of ace spinner Saeed Ajmal and all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez.

Ranji Trophy: UP pacers check MP surge on Day 1
Ranji Trophy: UP pacers check MP surge on Day 1

Uttar Pradesh medium-pacers continuously came back to check Madhya Pradesh on the opening day of the Group A Ranji Trophy cricket match, here on Sunday.

Alastair Cook's World Cup captaincy in doubt
Alastair Cook's World Cup captaincy in doubt

Alastair Cook`s role as England captain for next year`s World Cup was cast into doubt when head coach Peter Moores said his position would be reviewed after the team`s current one-day series in Sri Lanka.

Perveez Rasool should be in World Cup squad: Bishan Singh Bedi
Perveez Rasool should be in World Cup squad: Bishan Singh Bedi

Proud of seeing Jammu and Kashimir cricket getting noticed after its historic win the Ranji Trophy opener against Mumbai, former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi said that the side boasts of many talented players and singled out Perveez Rasool for a World Cup berth.

England call up Sam Billings to Cricket World Cup squad
England call up Sam Billings to Cricket World Cup squad

England have added wicketkeeper Sam Billings to their provisional squad for next year`s World Cup in place of the injured Craig Kieswetter.

Waqar Younis believes Pakistan  possess potential to win 2015 World Cup
Waqar Younis believes Pakistan possess potential to win 2015 World Cup

Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis said that the team have the potential and talent to lift the coveted World Cup trophy in 2015, admitting that the team would need to cope with the towering pressure.

ICC World Cup trophy preview ceremony held in Bhubaneswar
ICC World Cup trophy preview ceremony held in Bhubaneswar

The ICC World Cup trophy preview ceremony was held here on Thursday.

India beat arch-rivals Pakistan to win Blind Cricket World Cup
India beat arch-rivals Pakistan to win Blind Cricket World Cup

India beat two-time winner and defending champions Pakistan in the summit clash to win the Blind Cricket World Cup (BCWC) on Sunday at Wally Wilson Cricket Ground in Cape Town .

Younis Khan happy to be back in one-day fold
Younis Khan happy to be back in one-day fold

 Veteran Pakistan batsman Younis Khan on Sunday expressed his delight at being recalled to the one-day team which raised hopes of a final campaign in next year`s World Cup being co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand.

New Zealand determined to dictate Pakistan from first ODI, says Jimmy Neesham
New Zealand determined to dictate Pakistan from first ODI, says Jimmy Neesham

New Zealand all rounder Jimmy Neesham believes that after suffering early hiccups in the first matches of the Test and Twenty20 series against Pakistan, he hopes his side can come out in the first ODI and put a 'stronger performance' and then move forward from their.

New Zealand to get "once in a generation" USD 20m bonus from Cricket World Cup
New Zealand to get "once in a generation" USD 20m bonus from Cricket World Cup

In what has been dubbed as a once in a million chance to boost cricket in New Zealand, the country's cricket board is reportedly expected to get a 20 million dollar bonus from next year's World Cup.

World Cup selection won't be in mind when I play Ranji Trophy: Ashok Dinda
World Cup selection won't be in mind when I play Ranji Trophy: Ashok Dinda

His inclusion in the 30-member probables list has come as a whiff of fresh air for Ashok Dinda, who was in the wilderness for nearly 22 months, after he had played his 13th one day international for India.

Viru's shot breaks window pane, Gauti puts up brave front
Viru's shot breaks window pane, Gauti puts up brave front

Their cricketing epitaph has been written by all and sundry but a day after being omitted from the World Cup probables' list, it was business as usual for Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir as they trained at the Delhi team's nets with deadpan expressions on their faces.

Sydney Cricket Ground's pitch No.7 on which Phillip Hughes fell retired
Sydney Cricket Ground's pitch No.7 on which Phillip Hughes fell retired

Sydney Cricket Ground's Pitch No.7, the 22-yard strip on which Phillip Hughes fell after being fatally struck by a bouncer on head, has been retired.

30-man World Cup probables: In defence of infusing young blood in Indian team
30-man World Cup probables: In defence of infusing young blood in Indian team

In their bid to defend the World Cup title in 2015, Sandeep Patil-led Indian selectors infused young blood and ignored Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh, Zaheer Khan, Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir. Inclusion of unheralded players like Axar Patel, Kedar Jadhav, Manoj Tiwary, Sanju Samson, Karn Sharma, etc in the 30-man short-list certainly reflects a new intent.

ICC World Cup Trophy showcased in Hyderabad
ICC World Cup Trophy showcased in Hyderabad

On a six-city India tour courtesy MoneyGram, a leading money transfer and payment services company, the 2015 ICC World Cup trophy reached here on Wednesday as thousands of fans caught a glimpse of cricket's most coveted prize.

South Africa name preliminary World Cup squad
South Africa name preliminary World Cup squad

AB de Villiers was confirmed as South Africa`s captain for the Cricket World Cup when Cricket South Africa announced a 30-man preliminary squad for the global event on Wednesday.

ICC 2015 World Cup: Australia to face India in first warm-up match
ICC 2015 World Cup: Australia to face India in first warm-up match

Co-host and four-time World champion Australia will take on reigning champions India in the first warm-up match, scheduled prior to the start of the 2015 World Cup in February-March.

Fit-again Umar Gul, in-form Younis Khan back in Pakistan limited overs squads
Fit-again Umar Gul, in-form Younis Khan back in Pakistan limited overs squads

The national selection committee has recalled experienced speedster Umar Gul for the two T20 matches and first two ODIs against New Zealand, here on Sunday.