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.

India to host Twenty20 World Cup in March-April 2016
India to host Twenty20 World Cup in March-April 2016

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday released schedule for period 2015-19 thus confirming India as the venue for ICC World Twenty20 2016.

Pakistan's Mohammad Amir cleared to play domestic cricket
Pakistan's Mohammad Amir cleared to play domestic cricket

After months of speculation, Mohammad Amir has been cleared to play domestic cricket in Pakistan. The Pakistan fast bowler's ban for spot fixing was cut short for cooperation with anti-corruption officials, the International Cricket Council said on Thursday.

Controversial DRS to be used in 2015 ICC World Cup
Controversial DRS to be used in 2015 ICC World Cup

Cricket's world governing body, International Cricket Council (ICC) confirmed that the controversial Decision Review System (DRS) will be used during the ICC World Cup 2015.

ICC launches official ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 App
ICC launches official ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 App

 The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday launched the official ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 app.

ICC Board's first round meetings on 28, 29 January in Dubai
ICC Board's first round meetings on 28, 29 January in Dubai

The International Cricket Council (ICC) Board would gather at the ICC Headquarters in Dubai on 28 and 29 January for the first round of meetings of the year.

Saeed Ajmal, Sohag Gazi undergo bowling test in Chennai
Saeed Ajmal, Sohag Gazi undergo bowling test in Chennai

 Suspended Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal was on Saturday put through an official ICC bowling test at the apex cricket body's accredited laboratory here under the supervision of two technical experts from Dubai.

ICC World Cup: Is trophy sharing rule in case of a tie in final weird?
ICC World Cup: Is trophy sharing rule in case of a tie in final weird?

How would you feel if the forthcoming ICC World Cup trophy in Australia and New Zealand will be shared between two teams? And it's no joke, this is possible.

It'll be tough to fix any World Cup matches: ICC chief
It'll be tough to fix any World Cup matches: ICC chief

 The chief executive of cricket`s governing body believes it will be tough for anyone outside the game to fix matches during next month`s 50-over World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.

Australia`s David Warner defends `speak English` sledge
Australia`s David Warner defends `speak English` sledge

Explosive Australian opener David Warner on Monday defended a heated on-field exchange with Indian batsman Rohit Sharma in which he demanded the Indian cricketer "speak English".

Saeed Ajmal clears unofficial bowling action test
Saeed Ajmal clears unofficial bowling action test

Suspended Pakistan spinner Saeed Ajmal on Wednesday claimed to have cleared a private bowling action test, but it remains uncertain whether he will feature in next year`s World Cup.

PCB to seek help from Aleem Dar to improve umpire standards
PCB to seek help from Aleem Dar to improve umpire standards

 In a bid to improve the umpiring standards here, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) have decided to seek the help of the country's most celebrated Test umpire, Aleem Dar.

PCB to have six-month assessment process for Mohammad Aamer
PCB to have six-month assessment process for Mohammad Aamer

The Pakistan Cricket Board will adopt a six-month assessment process to decide whether left- arm pacer Mohammad Aamer can be included again in the national team after the completion of his five-year ban period for spot-fixing.

ICC announces 2015 associate and affiliate panel of umpires
ICC announces 2015 associate and affiliate panel of umpires

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday announced the 11-member associate and affiliate panel of umpires for this year.

Hashim Amla looks ahead to tougher challenges
Hashim Amla looks ahead to tougher challenges

South African captain Hashim Amla hit the winning runs on the fifth day of the third and final Test against the West Indies at Newlands on Tuesday, collected the International Cricket Council mace and a $500 000 cheque for the world champion Test team, then looked ahead to what he expects to be a challenging year.

Pakistan spinner Mohammed Hafeez fails second bowling test
Pakistan spinner Mohammed Hafeez fails second bowling test

 Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez has failed an unofficial test to rectify his bowling action in a bio-mechanics test in Chennai, according to media reports in Pakistan.

Crunch time for Mohammad Hafeez as bowling action gets scrutinised
Crunch time for Mohammad Hafeez as bowling action gets scrutinised

 In a surprising development, experienced all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez appeared for the informal bio-mechanic test on his bowling action in Chennai Wednesday, and the off-spinner is about to return to Pakistan shortly.

2nd Test: New Zealand seek to continue success in Wellington against Sri Lanka
2nd Test: New Zealand seek to continue success in Wellington against Sri Lanka

New Zealand`s eight-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in the first test of their two-match series has given them an opportunity to start next year as they did this, with a series triumph over a higher-ranked opponent.

Malcolm Waller's bowling action found to be illegal
Malcolm Waller's bowling action found to be illegal

 Zimbabwe off-spinner Malcolm Waller was today suspended from bowling in international cricket after his action was found illegal following an analysis by the International Cricket Council (ICC).

Zimbabwe all-rounder Malcolm Waller banned from bowling
Zimbabwe all-rounder Malcolm Waller banned from bowling

Zimbabwe all-rounder Malcolm Waller has been suspended from bowling just seven weeks out from the World Cup, the International Cricket Council said on Tuesday.