England name Gary Ballance in 2015 Cricket World Cup squad
England name Gary Ballance in 2015 Cricket World Cup squad

England named Gary Ballance in their 15-man squad for next year`s Tri-Series against Australia and India and the World Cup, the England and Wales Cricket Board said on Saturday.

Cricket Australia swaps first two games of ODI tri-series
Cricket Australia swaps first two games of ODI tri-series

India will now take on Australia in the second ODI of the tri-series, also involving England, on January 18 after Cricket Australia decided to swap the first two matches to give appropriate recovery time to the Indian players following the rescheduling of the four-Test series.

Faf Du Plessis fills Jacques Kallis void, says can get even better
Faf Du Plessis fills Jacques Kallis void, says can get even better

Faf du Plessis has cemented his number three position in South Africa`s one-day international (ODI) lineup with successive centuries against Australia but the batsmen believes he can get even better before next year`s World Cup.

Hamstrung Michael Clarke doubtful for Pakistan series
Hamstrung Michael Clarke doubtful for Pakistan series

Australia captain Michael Clarke is doubtful for next month`s series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates after scans confirmed an injury to his left hamstring.

Injured Michael Clarke returns home after Zimbabwe loss
Injured Michael Clarke returns home after Zimbabwe loss

Captain Michael Clarke will return home on Tuesday after aggravating a hamstring injury during Australia`s embarrassing one-day international loss to Zimbabwe in Harare, Cricket Australia said.

Hamstrung Michael Clarke doubtful for Australia`s Zimbabwe opener

Australia captain Michael Clarke has suffered a hamstring injury during Friday`s training in Harare and is doubtful for their first one-day international against Zimbabwe on Monday.

Zimbabwe offer reformed batsman Mark Vermeulen unlikely lifeline

Mark Vermeulen, who admitted burning down Zimbabwe`s cricket academy in 2006 but was acquitted on the grounds of mental illness, has been named in the country`s training squad for matches against South Africa and Australia this month.

Nathan Lyon gets one-day call up for tri-series against Zimbabwe, South Africa

Spinner Nathan Lyon was Monday called up to Australia`s one-day squad for their tri-series against Zimbabwe and South Africa, with Ben Cutting, Kane Richardson and Mitchell Marsh also getting the nod.

Australia`s Coulter-Nile to miss Zimbabwe tour

Paceman Nathan Coulter-Nile is set to miss Australia`s upcoming limited overs tri-series in Zimbabwe as he recovers from a hamstring injury.

5th ODI between Lanka, Windies pushed to reserve day due to rain

Rain played spoilsport as the crucial ODI match between Sri Lanka and West Indies in the tri-nation series was pushed to the reserve day tomorrow, at the Queen's park oval here on Sunday.

Tri-series: Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja clash over dropped catch

Team India’s Ravindra Jadeja and Suresh Raina were involved in an unpleasant on-field exchange during the ODI match against West Indies at Port of Spain on Friday.

The defeat is a reality check: Virat Kohli

The punishing 161-run defeat at the hands of Sri Lanka was difficult to digest and a "reality check" for his side, stand-in skipper Virat Kohli said as India suffered its second successive defeat in the cricket tri-series, here.

Under pressure, you tend to miss Dhoni, says Kohli

Stand-in captain Virat Kohli admitted that he missed the vast experience of Mahendra Singh Dhoni during pressure situation against West Indies as India lost a close encounter by one wicket in their first match of the Tri-Series.

West Indies, Sri Lanka lock horns in tri-series opener

Eager to leave their Champions Trophy eliminations behind, hosts West Indies and Sri Lanka will square off here on Friday in the opening match of a Tri-nation One-Day series, which also features an in-form India.

Indian squad for West Indies tri-series remains unchanged

The national selectors on Monday decided to retain the Indian squad that is currently taking part in the Champions Trophy for the upcoming tri-series in West Indies starting June 28.

Australia captain Clarke to miss West Indies one-dayers

Australia captain Michael Clarke will miss the first part of the upcoming tour of West Indies because of a hamstring injury, Cricket Australia said on Thursday.

Clarke likely to sit out of MCG ODI

Australia captain Michael Clarke is set to miss out the final group game Friday against Sri Lanka in the Commonwealth Bank tri-series ODI cricket tournament, the national selectors said Wednesday.

India vs Sri Lanka: Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of the One-day international between India and Sri Lanka at Bellerive Oval, on Tuesday.

Tendulkar brand value remains intact despite retirement call

The clamour for his retirement from at least one form of the game will not in any way impact the brand value of Sachin Tendulkar.

All powerful teams go through transition: Srinivasan

"All powerful teams go through a period of transition" - this was BCCI President N Srinivasan`s take on the future of Indian cricket team but he gave no indication as to when the much-talked about phaseout of seniors will happen.