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South Africa crush West Indies by 257 runs

AB de Villiers’ incredible century and a superb bowling effort has seen South Africa beat the West Indies by a mammoth 257 runs in the World Cup Pool B match at the SCG. De Villiers (162 off 66) clubbed the ...

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Bangladesh suffer heavy defeat against Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka veterans Tillakaratne Dilshan and Kumar Sangakkara smashed imperious centuries to punish Bangladesh and set up an emphatic 92-run win in their World Cup clash in Melbourne on Thursday. Dilshan blasted 161 and Sangakkara 105 as the evergreen pair ...

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Ireland seal second win beating UAE in thriller

Gary Wilson and Kevin O’Brien struck brisk half-centuries as Ireland held their nerve to clinch a thrilling two-wicket victory in their World Cup Pool B match against United Arab Emirates in Brisbane on Wednesday. Wilson hit 80 off 69 balls ...

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Cricket World Cup 2015: Chris Gayle 215 sets up West Indies win

Chris Gayle hit the first double century in World Cup history as West Indies beat Zimbabwe by 73 runs under the Duckworth-Lewis method. The left-hander smashed 215 off 147 balls, including 16 sixes and 10 fours, in West Indies’ 372-2 ...

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‘Al Amin has no bookie links’

Bangladesh on Tuesday rubbished media reports back home that seamer Al-Amin Hossain had been sent home from the World Cup for reportedly confessing to meeting an illegal Indian bookmaker. The official statement issued on Sunday by the team management had ...

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England crush Scotland for first win

England have overpowered Scotland in their Cricket World Cup pool match, the 119-run win their first of the tournament, reports Sydney Morning Herald. Chasing 304 to win, Scotland never threatened and were dismissed for 184 in the 43rd over in ...

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Qatar 2022: No Christmas Day World Cup final

The 2022 World Cup should be played in November and December, but don’t worry — the final won’t ruin your Christmas holidays. A FIFA task force has recommended that the tournament in Qatar be moved from its traditional June and ...

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Gayle makes history in WC

West Indian power house Chris Gayle has made history by becoming the first man to score a double ton in the history of world cup cricket. He reached the milestone in just 138 balls en route to demolish the ZImbabwean ...

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Shafiul to replace Al-Amin

Pacer Shafiul Islam will join the Bangladesh’s World Cup squad as a replacement for Al-Amin Hossain, who has been sent back home on disciplinary ground. The Event Technical Committee of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 has approved the replacement, ...

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Mashrafe eyes Sri Lanka

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe bin Mortaza is focussed only on Sri Lanka, their next opponents in the World Cup Pool A. The Tigers will take on the former champions in Melbourne on Thursday. “We have to look at the next match ...

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