ICC World Cup

ICC World Cup: 541 games to be livestreamed across three tournaments

The live streaming deal, which is up until April 2023, will enable fans to watch all qualifying matches to three World Cups: men’s T20 World Cup 2022, men’s World Cup 2023 and women’s T20 World Cup 2023. The coverage will capture performance of new teams including Hungary, Romania and Serbia.

Feb 25, 2021, 15:38 PM IST

ICC reveals altered points system for World Test Championship

As of now, Australia are standing at the top spot in the ICC World Test Championship points table with seven wins from three series, followed by India and England.

Nov 19, 2020, 22:40 PM IST

On this day: India’s Chetan Sharma picked up the first-ever World Cup hat-trick

On October 31, 1987, Chetan Sharma had clean bowled New Zealand's Ken Rutherford, Ian Smith and Ewen Chatfield to etch his name in the history books. This was also the first ever hat-trick by an Indian bowler in international cricket.

Oct 31, 2020, 20:49 PM IST

Dean Jones was an advocate for development of cricket: ICC condoles demise of Australian legend

Jones was also part of Australia's winning team in the 1987 ICC Men's Cricket World Cup and remains number five on the all-time ICC Men’s Batting Rankings in the format.

Sep 25, 2020, 18:03 PM IST

Former South African cricketer Jonty Rhodes named Sweden's head coach

Former South African all-rounder Jonty Rhodes has been roped in as the new head coach of the Sweden national cricket team.

Sep 11, 2020, 13:37 PM IST

Team India needs better planning going into ICC events: Irfan Pathan

India last won an ICC event in 2013 when M.S. Dhoni led the side to win the Champions Trophy in England.

Jun 14, 2020, 17:46 PM IST

Michael Clarke appointed officer in Order of Australia

Clarke, who retired from international cricket following the World Cup triumph in 2015, played 115 Tests, 245 ODIs and 34 T20Is, scoring 8643, 7981 and 488 runs respectively.

Jun 08, 2020, 18:00 PM IST

On this day in 1975: First-ever World Cup match was played between India, England

England had scored 334/4 in 60 overs and in reply, India could only manage 132/3 as batsmen like Sunil Gavaskar and Gundappa Viswanath failed to get going.
 

Jun 07, 2020, 17:45 PM IST

On this day in 1999, Sachin Tendulkar's 140 helped India beat Kenya in ICC World Cup clash

Dravid and Tendulkar not only scored a century each but also stitched a huge partnership of 237 runs for the third wicket to guide India to a score of 329 for two.

May 23, 2020, 12:58 PM IST

Gautam Gambhir, MSK Prasad engage in heated argument over Ambati Rayudu's World Cup omission

All-rounder Vijay Shankar was given the nod ahead of middle-order specialist Rayudu by the then selection committee, led by Prasad. 

May 23, 2020, 10:48 AM IST

Virat Kohli and company ready to be in two-week quarantine to save Australia series

India are scheduled to play four-match Test series, three ODIs and a Twenty20I tri-series against Australia from October to December this year.

May 09, 2020, 14:13 PM IST

PCB releases detailed judgement on Umar Akmal's 3-year suspension

Chairman of the Independent Disciplinary Panel, Justice (retired) Fazal-e-Miran Chauhan, submitted the detailed judgement on Akmal case to the PCB.

May 08, 2020, 15:30 PM IST

I feel scared too like everyone else: MS Dhoni opens up on mental health

His ice cool demeanour is the stuff of legends but former India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has no qualms conceding that he is not immune to pressure and fear.

May 07, 2020, 17:52 PM IST

Born May 7, 1972: Upul Chandana, former Sri Lankan leg-spinner

Chandana began his career for Sri Lanka during a One-Day International (ODI) clash against Australia at Sharjah in April 1994. 

May 07, 2020, 14:00 PM IST

Mohammed Shami says he thought of committing suicide thrice due to personal problems

Indain pace spearhead Mohammed Shami revealed that he struggled to maintain focus after the 2015 World Cup when he was recuperating from his injuries and dealing with personal issues.

May 03, 2020, 09:46 AM IST

Sana Mir retirement: ICC congratulates former Pakistan women's captain for a remarkable career

Sana made her international debut with an ODI clash against Sri Lanka in Karachi in December 2005 and finished her career on Saturday after playing 226 international matches.

Apr 26, 2020, 13:40 PM IST

Happy Birthday Sachin Tendulkar: A look at his world records

Regarded as one of the most complete batsman in the history of the game, Tendulkar holds almost all batting records which exists in the game at the moment. 

Apr 24, 2020, 11:17 AM IST

Born April 24, 1973: Sachin Tendulkar, legendary Indian cricketer

On this day in 1973, legendary Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, who made a total of 664 appearances for the national side, was born.

Apr 24, 2020, 08:59 AM IST

KL Rahul donates 2019 World Cup bat for auction

Last year, Rahul also paid for the treatment of a child suffering from cancer, who has fully recovered from the disease.

Apr 20, 2020, 18:11 PM IST

Mohammed Shami reveals he played 2015 World Cup with fractured knee

Shami last featured in the two-match Test series against New Zealand, part of the ICC World Test Championship, which India lost by 0-2.

Apr 16, 2020, 09:18 AM IST