MS Dhoni functioned quietly, Virat Kohli loves to lead by example: Darren Sammy
MS Dhoni functioned quietly, Virat Kohli loves to lead by example: Darren Sammy

Having watched Virat Kohli lead Royal Challengers Bangalore from close quarters, West Indies' T20 captain Darren Sammy feels that the dashing batsman "loves to lead by example" which is in contrast to his predecessor Mahendra Singh Dhoni's "quiet way" of functioning.

Australian batsman George Bailey to play for Hobart Hurricanes
Australian batsman George Bailey to play for Hobart Hurricanes

Australia middle-order batsman George Bailey has confirmed that he has signed a two-year deal with Hobart Hurricanes in the T20 Big Bash League.

We will look to play fearless cricket, says Darren Sammy
We will look to play fearless cricket, says Darren Sammy

Mumbai Indians might be low in confidence after their four successive defeats but RCB allrounder Darren Sammy said they are not going to take their rivals lightly and will look to play fearless cricket when they clash in an IPL-8 match here on Sunday.

RCB will do better with AB de Villiers, Chris Gayle in IPL 8: Virat Kohli
RCB will do better with AB de Villiers, Chris Gayle in IPL 8: Virat Kohli

Captain Virat Kohli said Royal Challengers Bangalore's star-studded batting line-up will be able to express itself better in IPL-8 with the arrival of players such as Darren Sammy and S Badrinath in the team. 

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: `No fear` Brendon Mc Cullum believes he`s backing a winner
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: `No fear` Brendon Mc Cullum believes he`s backing a winner

New Zealand captain Brendon Mc Cullum believes he`s backing a winning horse with his all-out attack approach to Saturday`s World Cup quarter-final against the West Indies despite the high stakes involved.

ICC World Cup 2015: Win over favourites New Zealand would be huge, says Jason Holder
ICC World Cup 2015: Win over favourites New Zealand would be huge, says Jason Holder

A victory for West Indies against New Zealand in their cricket World Cup quarter-final on Saturday would be "huge" for fans back in the Caribbean eager to put months of controversy behind them, according to captain Jason Holder.

ICC World Cup: Chris Gayle could blow away New Zealand's chances in windy Wellington
ICC World Cup: Chris Gayle could blow away New Zealand's chances in windy Wellington

Strong southerly winds have buffeted New Zealand`s capital this week as the remnants of Cyclone Pam moved south-east of the country but cricket fans are questioning whether a Gayle will strike Wellington Regional Stadium on Saturday.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: West Indies Darren Sammy recalls Buster Douglas-Mike Tyson contest
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: West Indies Darren Sammy recalls Buster Douglas-Mike Tyson contest

Former captain Darren Sammy perhaps put it best when he likened the West Indies’ quarter-final against joint hosts New Zealand to a boxing match of Buster Douglas against the once feared Mike Tyson.

Cricket World Cup: New Zealand downplay South Africa win
Cricket World Cup: New Zealand downplay South Africa win

New Zealand all-rounder Grant Elliott said they had paid little notice to South Africa's overwhelming victory against Sri Lanka as they prepared for their own World Cup quarter-final against the West Indies.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Players to watch out for in knockout stages

Though cricket is a team sport, ahead of the knockout stages of the ICC's marquee event, starting from March 18, we are picking up one player from each (quarter-finalist) team, who can play a crucial role from here on to make his side the world champions.

Cricket World Cup: Jason Holder looks to wipe out WACA misery
Cricket World Cup: Jason Holder looks to wipe out WACA misery

West Indies captain Jason Holder on Friday returns to Perth`s WACA ground, the place where he made his one-day international debut in 2013 and the scene of one of his team`s greatest humiliations.

ICC World Cup: We have to play our 'A' game to beat India, says Darren Sammy
ICC World Cup: We have to play our 'A' game to beat India, says Darren Sammy

Senior West Indies all-rounder Darren Sammy said his team would really need to perform out of their skins to beat India in the group league encounter of the ICC Cricket World Cup at WACA on Friday.

West Indies touch down in Canberra for Zimbabwe assignment
West Indies touch down in Canberra for Zimbabwe assignment

A buoyant West Indies arrived here to begin final preparations for their third game of the cricket World Cup against Zimbabwe Tuesday.

ICC World Cup: West Indies won't let defeats get them down
ICC World Cup: West Indies won't let defeats get them down

West Indies skipper Jason Holder is expecting plenty of entertainment against Pakistan when the two most mercurial sides in international cricket face off in the World Cup in Christchurch on Saturday.

ICC World Cup: Pakistan, West Indies in fight for survival
ICC World Cup: Pakistan, West Indies in fight for survival

The 44-day World Cup is barely a week old and Pakistan and the West Indies are already viewing their second match as crucial to morale and potentially to their survival.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Pakistan vs West Indies - Preview
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Pakistan vs West Indies - Preview

The 44-day World Cup is barely a week old and Pakistan and the West Indies are already viewing their second match as crucial to morale and potentially to their survival.

Teammates need to rally around Jason Holder, advises Darren Sammy
Teammates need to rally around Jason Holder, advises Darren Sammy

All-rounder Darren Sammy believes embattled West Indies captain Jason Holder needs the unbridled support of his teammates to navigate the current turmoil surrounding the team’s poor form.

ICC World Cup: Windies must buckle down or face early exit, warns Darren Sammy
ICC World Cup: Windies must buckle down or face early exit, warns Darren Sammy

Former one-day captain Darren Sammy has warned his teammates that their campaign in the ICC World Cup will be short lived unless they begin to execute properly in all three aspects of the game.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Michael Holding slams 'pathetic' West Indies
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Michael Holding slams 'pathetic' West Indies

West Indies great Michael Holding has slammed the side's four-wicket loss to Ireland in their World Cup opener as a "little bit pathetic".

ICC World Cup 2015: Gritty Ireland shock West Indies by four wickets
ICC World Cup 2015: Gritty Ireland shock West Indies by four wickets

Ireland justified their giant-killer tag by creating the first major upset of the cricket World Cup, shocking West Indies by four wickets in their opening encounter at Saxton Oval, here today.