Mohammed Shami reveals he played ICC World Cup 2015 with knee injury
Mohammed Shami reveals he played ICC World Cup 2015 with knee injury

Indian pace spearhead Mohammed Shami has said that he played with his knee injury during the World Cup as the team's chief wicket-taker did not want to disturb the winning momentum in the final stages of the showpiece event.

Vivian Richards relives World Cup triumph on 40th anniversary

Cricket legend Vivian Richards recalled the epic day 40 years ago when he was a member of the West Indies team which won the first ever World Cup staged in England.

New Zealand `perfect` opponents for England , says Paul Farbrace
New Zealand `perfect` opponents for England , says Paul Farbrace

England caretaker coach Paul Farbrace has said New Zealand are the ideal opponents for his side as they look to bounce back from an embarrassing first-round exit at this year`s World Cup.

Ravi Shastri-led support staff should be given a one-year run: Arshad Ayub
Ravi Shastri-led support staff should be given a one-year run: Arshad Ayub

Having seen the Indian cricket team set-up from close quarters as manager in Australia, former spinner Arshad Ayub says the players are responding well to Team Director Ravi Shastri and the current support staff should be given a one-year run to make a difference.

I won't be Australia coach forever: Darren Lehmann
I won't be Australia coach forever: Darren Lehmann

Australia's World Cup-winning coach Darren Lehmann has hinted that he may not continue at the helm of affairs for an extended period, saying his role has a shelf life due to hectic international schedule and players' need also change.

Steve Smith confident of delivering in later stages of IPL
Steve Smith confident of delivering in later stages of IPL

By his lofty batting standards in recent Tests as well as in the World Cup, Steve Smith has succeeded only moderately in the IPL cricket tournament for Rajasthan Royals this season, but he is optimistic that he would deliver big in the coming games.

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.

Shahid Afridi to quit international cricket after T20 WC next year
Shahid Afridi to quit international cricket after T20 WC next year

 Flamboyant Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi today announced that he will retire from international cricket after the T20 World Cup to be held in India next year.

Zimbabwe appoint Dav Whatmore as new coach
Zimbabwe appoint Dav Whatmore as new coach

 Dav Whatmore has signed a four-year contract to coach Zimbabwe, the country’s cricket board said on Thursday.

Narendra Modi lauds Sania Mirza, Saina Nehwal; supports cricket team
Narendra Modi lauds Sania Mirza, Saina Nehwal; supports cricket team

 Lavishing praise on Sania Mirza and Saina Nehwal for climbing to number one in world rankings, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday also offered words of support to the country's cricketers, who were heavily criticised after their World Cup ouster last month.

Australian summer continues in Indian Premier League 2015

It's probably the best time to be an Australian cricketer. After lifting the World Cup trophy in their own backyard, many of them are leading the charge of their respective franchises in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Test snubbed Glenn Maxwell eyes county cricket to fuel test bid
Test snubbed Glenn Maxwell eyes county cricket to fuel test bid

Explosive Australia batsman Glenn Maxwell is eyeing a stint in English county cricket to further his test ambitions after missing out on a place in the tour squads for the Caribbean and England.

The comeback conundrum for cricketing legends

In the recently concluded Cricket World Cup, while we witnessed some of the most outstanding performances from different cricketers, one which overshadowed the rest was of Kumar Sangakkara hitting four consecutive centuries. That the veteran was playing in his last World Cup, made the feat all the more special. While most of his contemporaries found it difficult to shine in cricket's biggest extravaganza, Sanga, who is one of the most underrated cricketer in world cricket, showed yet again why he deserves to go down as one of the finest cricketers to have played the game.

Give new team, Saeed Ajmal some time to settle: Misbah-ul-Haq
Give new team, Saeed Ajmal some time to settle: Misbah-ul-Haq

Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq Wednesday urged fans to have patience with the struggling one-day team and returning off-spinner Saeed Ajmal, following below-par performances in Bangladesh.

Mohammad Nabi steps down as Afghanistan skipper
Mohammad Nabi steps down as Afghanistan skipper

Mohammad Nabi has stepped down as captain of the Afghanistan national cricket team after more than two years in the job, citing his own poor form and the team`s performance.

PCB sacked Moin Khan to keep his prestige intact: Shaharyar Khan
PCB sacked Moin Khan to keep his prestige intact: Shaharyar Khan

The chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board Shaharyar Khan has said that the decision to call back Moin Khan from the World Cup and later sack him as chief selector was taken to keep his prestige and reputation intact after the Casino incident.

Fast bowling dying due to cricket overkill: Michael Holding
Fast bowling dying due to cricket overkill: Michael Holding

West Indian legend Michael Holding has has been impressed with the growth of fast bowling India but rued the decline of the art in world cricket due to an overkill of the game.

Virat Kohli needs to learn from MS Dhoni: Steve Waugh
Virat Kohli needs to learn from MS Dhoni: Steve Waugh

Australia's World Cup winning captain Steve Waugh feels Indian star Virat Kohli should learn from Mahendra Singh Dhoni to keep his emotions in check and mature as a captain.

Allan Donald steps down as Proteas bowling coach
Allan Donald steps down as Proteas bowling coach

Allan Donald has stepped down as bowling coach of South Africa, confirming his departure on Tuesday after four years in the role.

"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.