Pakistan's Saeed Ajmal withdraws from World Cup
Pakistan's Saeed Ajmal withdraws from World Cup

Ace Pakistan spinner Saeed Ajmal announced he will not feature in next year`s World Cup after he failed to completely correct his bowling action which led to his suspension three months ago, an official said Saturday.

Pakistan replace Moin Khan as World Cup manager
Pakistan replace Moin Khan as World Cup manager

Pakistan on Saturday appointed retired top military officer Naveed Cheema as manager for next year`s cricket World Cup, replacing former captain Moin Khan.

Manuel Neuer cautious over Ballon d`Or prospects
Manuel Neuer cautious over Ballon d`Or prospects

Germany`s World Cup winning goalkeeper Manuel Neuer on Friday played down his prospects of securing the World Player of the Year award over holder Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

Pakistan World Cup hopeful Yasir Shah inspired by Shane Warne
Pakistan World Cup hopeful Yasir Shah inspired by Shane Warne

Pakistan leg spinner Yasir Shah is determined to make an impact at next year`s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand having been inspired by the great Shane Warne.

Tillakaratne Dilshan backs Mahinda Rajapaksa in Lanka Presidential poll

Sri Lankan cricketer Tillakaratne Dilshan has opted to support Mahinda Rajapaksa in the January 8 presidential election.

Keylor Navas, Abby Wambach win CONCACAF Players of Year awards
Keylor Navas, Abby Wambach win CONCACAF Players of Year awards

Costa Rica`s World Cup goalkeeper Keylor Navas and United States women`s team striker Abby Wambach were named CONCACAF`s Players of the Year for 2014 on Tuesday.

Vicente Del Bosque upbeat despite year to forget for Spain
Vicente Del Bosque upbeat despite year to forget for Spain

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque is feeling positive about 2015 despite the shock of failure at this year`s World Cup and is confident he can successfully shepherd the team through qualification for Euro 2016.

Robin Uthappa hopes he has done enough for World Cup selection
Robin Uthappa hopes he has done enough for World Cup selection

Robin Uthappa has carried his rich vein of form into the Ranji Trophy, something he hopes will be enough to land him a spot in India's 15-member Cricket World Cup squad.

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.

Pakistan, New Zealand were reluctant to play 4th ODI: Younis Khan
Pakistan, New Zealand were reluctant to play 4th ODI: Younis Khan

Former captain, Younis Khan has said that both the Pakistan and New Zealand teams were reluctant to play the fourth one-day international in Abu Dhabi following the terrorist attack on Army Public High School in Peshawar on December 16.

Sri Lanka begin Word Cup tune-up in New Zealand
Sri Lanka begin Word Cup tune-up in New Zealand

Sri Lanka will open hostilities against the Black Caps in their first tour of New Zealand for eight years on Friday, looking to acclimatise to local conditions for the upcoming World Cup.

Zee Media 2015 Cricket World Cup Coverage launch

Watch Zee Media 2015 Cricket World Cup Coverage launch. Meet the expert panelists along with the star anchor Gaurav Kapur who will be anchoring the show.

Luis Suarez opens Barcelona league account
Luis Suarez opens Barcelona league account

Luis Suarez celebrated Barcelona`s final La Liga game of 2014 with his first league goal for the club in their 5-0 win over Cordoba at the Camp Nou on Saturday.

Cricket World Cup 2015 countdown begins on Zee News

Zee News starts its new show 'World War 2015' on the upcoming Cricket World Cup with experts of the game on the panel.

Ashley Giles says Alastair Cook's form big worry ahead of WC
Ashley Giles says Alastair Cook's form big worry ahead of WC

England's former coach Ashley Giles has said that current captain Alastair Cook's form is a big worry ahead of the World Cup, that would be hosted jointly by Australia and New Zealand next year.

Replace Alastair Cook to improve England's WC chances: Ian Botham
Replace Alastair Cook to improve England's WC chances: Ian Botham

Former England all-rounder Ian Botham has stated that replacing under fire captain Alastair Cook would improve England's chances of performing better in the World Cup, although it won't automatically mean they would win it.

Shane Warne says Michael Clarke`s surgery a success
Shane Warne says Michael Clarke`s surgery a success

Michael Clarke`s hamstring surgery had given "the best result" possible, former great Shane Warne said Wednesday, raising hopes the Australian skipper will make the upcoming World Cup.

Steve Hansen wins unprecedented new All Blacks contract
Steve Hansen wins unprecedented new All Blacks contract

The New Zealand Rugby Union said Tuesday that coach Steve Hansen had been reappointed to the end of 2017, with administrators vowing to stick with him regardless of results at next year`s World Cup.

Germany end Australia's Champions Trophy reign
Germany end Australia's Champions Trophy reign

Olympic gold medallists Germany quashed Australia`s bid to win a sixth successive Champions Trophy field hockey title, ousting the side 3-2 in the semi-final on Saturday.

Tina Maze maintains women's World Cup giant slalom lead
Tina Maze maintains women's World Cup giant slalom lead

Olympic champion Tina Maze consolidated her overall World Cup lead on Friday when she produced a stunning second giant slalom run to clinch an impressive victory.