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ICC Cricket World Cup

Papua New Guinea thrash Oman to secure ODI status

PNG needed to beat Oman and prey results elsewhere went their way and they held up their end of the bargain with a 145-run victory.

Apr 27, 2019, 13:52 PM IST

Martin Guptill eyes 'Net Gains': Facing Rashid Khan at training to prepare for Afghanistan World Cup clash

With David Warner, Jonny Bairstow, Rashid Khan and Shakib Al Hasan being the first choice foreigners and regular captain Kane Williamson waiting to get fit, Guptill will have to bide his time but he wants to make optimal use of it.

Mar 28, 2019, 19:08 PM IST

South Africa's Imran Tahir to bid adieu to ODI career after World Cup

Tahir has taken 156 wickets in 95 ODI matches with an economy rate of 4.65. 

Mar 05, 2019, 13:35 PM IST

Ashley Giles backs England for World Cup, Ashes in 2019

England, who crashed out in the pool stage after a loss to Bangladesh at the last World Cup, are currently at the top of ODI world rankings

Jan 10, 2019, 12:18 PM IST

West Indies, 9 others ready to slog for ICC World Cup berth

Zimbabwe will host the qualifiers from March 4 to 25.

Jan 15, 2018, 17:29 PM IST

When Glenn Maxwell left an interview midway to hug Sachin Tendulkar – WATCH

The swashbuckling right-hander was giving an interview, when he saw Tendulkar pass by. 

Nov 07, 2016, 13:35 PM IST

Kane Williamson crowned sportsman of the year, Brendon McCullum gets leadership honour in Halberg Awards

With this award, Williamson will look to build on his performances against Australia in the second Test.

Feb 18, 2016, 16:28 PM IST

Roshan Mahanama to step down from ICC match Referee's position

The ICC on Tuesday announced that former Sri Lanka batsman Roshan Mahanama will step down from the Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees at the end of the year.

Sep 15, 2015, 13:14 PM IST

I have become a better batsman in last eight months: Shikhar Dhawan

Having scored consistently since the last ICC Cricket World Cup, Shikhar Dhawan believes that he has "become a better batsman" in the past eight months compared to what he was when he made his Test debut against Australia back in 2013.

Sep 13, 2015, 19:10 PM IST

South Australian cricketers to train Indian youngsters

The Adelaide-based Darren Lehmann Cricket Academy is targeting young Indian cricketers with a proposal to establish a centre of excellence in India.

Aug 14, 2015, 18:23 PM IST

Shahid Afridi rules out going back on ODI retirement

Pakistan's flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi has ruled out any chance of making a comeback to One-day International cricket, insisting the new players needed proper time to settle down in the national team.

Apr 21, 2015, 10:43 AM IST

Steven Smith attributes patience and preparations for rich run

 Australia's captain-in-waiting, Steve Smith, attributes calm demeanour and the repetitive process of getting ready for the on-field battle as mantras for his highly successful run over the last few years.

Apr 20, 2015, 16:36 PM IST

India remain No 2 in ODI rankings

The Indian team has retained its second position in the One-day Internationals rankings list after finishing as semifinalists in the recently-concluded ICC Cricket World Cup.

Apr 15, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

People should be 'ashamed' for blaming me and Anushka for WC defeat: Virat Kohli

India's Test captain Virat Kohli on Friday lashed out at critics, who blamed his girlfriend Anushkha Sharma for the team's exit from ICC Cricket World Cup, stating that they "should be ashamed of t

Apr 10, 2015, 20:19 PM IST

Mustafa Kamal was removed from ceremony after refusing to apologise

Mustafa Kamal was part of the presentation ceremony of the ICC Cricket World Cup but it was only after his allegations on the integrity of the match officials and his subsequent decision not to retract his comments which resulted in his removal from the presentation party.

Apr 02, 2015, 22:21 PM IST

ICC World Cup is biggest ever on Indian television

With 635 million viewers, the ICC Cricket World Cup turned out to be the most watched event in the history of Indian television.

Apr 02, 2015, 19:30 PM IST

When four years ago, MS Dhoni won the World Cup with a Six!

Four years ago, the right-hander smashed Nuwan Kulasekara over long-on for a memorable huge six which won India their second World Cup title.

Apr 02, 2015, 13:41 PM IST

Mitchell Starc to miss start of IPL 2015 due to knee strain

Australian speedster Mitchell Starc has been ruled out of the initial few weeks of the forthcoming Indian Premier League due to a knee niggle.

Apr 01, 2015, 11:30 AM IST

Daniel Vettori announces retirement from international cricket

A day after his team ended up being the runners-up in ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, Kiwi legend Daniel Vettori announced his retirement from international cricket.

Mar 31, 2015, 09:32 AM IST

N Srinivasan hails ICC World Cup 2015 as most popular ever

Hailing the just-concluded World cup as the most popular in cricket's history, ICC Chairman N Srinivasan on Monday said the event's success has proved that the ODI format is in good health.

Mar 30, 2015, 10:31 AM IST