Shane Warne ribbed for `thirsty` World Cup questions
Shane Warne ribbed for `thirsty` World Cup questions

Cricket legend Shane Warne has come under fire for questioning Australian players on whether they were "thirsty" and how long their celebratory drinking session would last after they won the World Cup.

Melbourne Cricket Ground - fascinating history and cricketing folklore
Melbourne Cricket Ground - fascinating history and cricketing folklore

The Melbourne Cricket Ground's (MCG) hallowed surface will add another feather to its cap when it hosts the final of the 11th World Cup between tournament co-hosts Australia and New Zealand on Sunday.

Cricket World Cup: Former greats attribute India's loss to missed opportunities
Cricket World Cup: Former greats attribute India's loss to missed opportunities

Attributing India's ouster from the World Cup to crucial missed opportunities, former cricketers on Thursday said the team needed a big knock from a top-order batsman to have a shot at overhauling the mammoth Australian total.

Cricket World cup 2015: Who`s saying what at the World Cup semi-final
Cricket World cup 2015: Who`s saying what at the World Cup semi-final

Who`s saying what on Twitter about the World Cup semi-final between Australia and India at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Thursday:

ICC Cricket World Cup: To counter spinners, Michael Clarke summons Shane Warne at nets
ICC Cricket World Cup: To counter spinners, Michael Clarke summons Shane Warne at nets

With the threat of in-form off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin looming large, Australian captain Michael Clarke today summoned Shane Warne at the team's nets ahead of their ICC Cricket World Cup semi-final clash against India, here on Thursday.

ICC Cricket World Cup: South Africa did not choke, says Kevin Pietersen
ICC Cricket World Cup: South Africa did not choke, says Kevin Pietersen

A masterful piece of batting from Grant Elliott saw off a valiant South African side who crashed out of the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. Elliott helped New Zealand win the semi-final encounter at Eden Park in Auckland on Tuesday.

ICC World Cup 2015: Spin king Shane Warne picks his four semi-finalists
ICC World Cup 2015: Spin king Shane Warne picks his four semi-finalists

Former Australia captain Shane Warne on Monday picked his four semi-finalists for the ICC World Cup 2015.

World Cup 2015: Mitchell Starc difference in Australia's World Cup campaign
World Cup 2015: Mitchell Starc difference in Australia's World Cup campaign

Publicly labelled "soft" by former test bowler Shane Warne only a few months ago, paceman Mitchell Starc has come of age at the cricket World Cup and could prove key to Australia`s hopes of winning a fourth trophy.

Shane Warne still spinning Cricket World Cup headlines
Shane Warne still spinning Cricket World Cup headlines

From blokeish TV commentary to controversial jibes at the present day Australian team to flogging boxer shorts on his Instagram account, it`s hard to ignore Shane Warne at the World Cup.

Wish I had skills of Murali, Warne: Anil Kumble
Wish I had skills of Murali, Warne: Anil Kumble

Being the third highest wicket-taker in history of Test cricket is no mean achievement but former India captain Anil Kumble wishes he had the skills of his two greatest contemporaries -- Shane Warne and Muttiah Muralitharan.

Hall of Fame entrant Anil Kumble relishes honour
Hall of Fame entrant Anil Kumble relishes honour

Former India captain Anil Kumble enters cricket`s Hall of Fame on Sunday, saying he was honoured to become only the fourth player from his country to join the elite club.

Indian bowler Mohammed Shami undergoes doping test in Australia
Indian bowler Mohammed Shami undergoes doping test in Australia

Indian pace bowler Mohammed Shami on Friday underwent a doping test in Melbourne. The International Cricket Council will conduct random testing of players during the quadrennial tournament Down Under.

Anil Kumble to be inducted into ICC Cricket Hall of Fame
Anil Kumble to be inducted into ICC Cricket Hall of Fame

Former Indian captain Anil Kumble is all set to become the 77th member of the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame after his name is inducted in the prestigious list during India's World Cup match against South Africa here on Sunday.

Boys are ready to rock, says Michael Clarke
Boys are ready to rock, says Michael Clarke

Australian captain Michael Clarke has signalled the intent of his team ahead of their World Cup on Thursday.

Michael Clarke could have played World Cup opener, says Shane Warne
Michael Clarke could have played World Cup opener, says Shane Warne

Legendary leg-spinner Shane Warne Friday said Australian captain Michael Clarke is fitter than he has been in the last five years and should have been picked for Australia's World Cup opener against England Saturday.

Shane Warne to appear in Bollywood film
Shane Warne to appear in Bollywood film

After a successful cricket career, the Spin King Shane Warne will be seen trying his luck in Bollywood later this year.

Senior players' performance will be key in Indo-Pak clash: Shane Warne
Senior players' performance will be key in Indo-Pak clash: Shane Warne

Two days ahead of the awaited India-Pakistan World Cup clash at the Adelaide Oval, spin wizard Shane Warne has said the twice defending champion's fortune in the match and the tournament will largely depend on the senior players' performance.

Pallavi Sharda, Shane Warne named Moomba monarchs
Pallavi Sharda, Shane Warne named Moomba monarchs

Bollywood actress Pallavi Sharda and former cricket star Shane Warne were today crowned this year's monarchs of the famous Moomba, an annual festival to be held next month here.

Minnows take heart from shock-laden Cricket World Cup
Minnows take heart from shock-laden Cricket World Cup

8.2-6-7-3. Those were not the World Cup bowling figures of Australian leg-spin wizard Shane Warne or Pakistani fast bowling great Wasim Akram, but of a one-time tennis player.

Australia need 'Michael Clarke to win World Cup: Shane Warne
Australia need 'Michael Clarke to win World Cup: Shane Warne

Australia need skipper Michael Clarke to be fully fit if they are going to win the ICC Cricket World Cup on home soil, legendary spinner Shane Warne has said.