De Villiers smashes 162 as South Africa crush Windies

De Villiers smashes 162 as South Africa crush Windies

🕔19:22, 27.Feb 2015

AB de Villiers confirmed his status as the most destructive batsman in cricket with a magnificent unbeaten 162 from just 66 balls to lead South Africa to a record 257-run victory over West Indies in the World Cup on Friday.

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Sri Lanka thrash wasteful Bangladesh

Sri Lanka thrash wasteful Bangladesh

🕔17:41, 26.Feb 2015

Tillakaratne Dilshan and Kumar Sangakkara scored hundreds as Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 92 runs in their World Cup Pool A clash in Melbourne. Dilshan (161 not out) and Sangakkara (105 not out) shared a partnership of 210 as Sri

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Ireland hold nerve to edge past UAE

Ireland hold nerve to edge past UAE

🕔20:55, 25.Feb 2015

Ireland were bailed out by a giant slice of fortune and big innings from Gary Wilson and Kevin O’Brien as they beat the United Arab Emirates in a thriller at the Gabba. After their stunning opening win over the West

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Arjuna may contest cricket board polls

Arjuna may contest cricket board polls

🕔16:20, 25.Feb 2015

Former captain Arjuna Ranatunga today said that he may consider contesting the elections for the national cricket board if the need arises. The Minister for Ports, Shipping and Aviation who was a national cricket captain when Sri Lanka won the World

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Chris Gayle blows Zimbabwe away

Chris Gayle blows Zimbabwe away

🕔19:03, 24.Feb 2015

Chris Gayle bludgeoned his way into the World Cup record books to hand his side a comfortable win over Zimbabwe. The Windies posted 2-372 at Manuka Oval in front of 5544 spectators to record the highest one-day international score on

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Upul Tharanga to replace Jeevan Mendis

Upul Tharanga to replace Jeevan Mendis

🕔13:58, 24.Feb 2015

The Sri Lanka Cricket Board said that Upul Tharanga is to replace injured Jeevan Mendis in the Sri Lanka world cup team. Mendis had sustained the injury at practices and is presently awaiting the ICC’s doctors to visit and asses his condition. His

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England defeats Scotland

England defeats Scotland

🕔20:51, 23.Feb 2015

After getting trounced in its first two Pool A matches at the Cricket World Cup, England bounced back against Scotland in Christchurch, New Zealand. England got off to a hot start and cruised, 303-8. Meanwhile, Scotland was bowled out, 184-10.

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India crush South Africa in Melbourne

India crush South Africa in Melbourne

🕔23:32, 22.Feb 2015

Shikhar Dhawan hit a superb century as defending champions India maintained their unbeaten start to the World Cup with a 130-run win over South Africa. India’s 307-7 was built around Dhawan’s 137, while Ajinkya Rahane made 79 off 60 balls

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Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan after early scare

Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan after early scare

🕔11:40, 22.Feb 2015

Sri Lanka have beaten Afghanistan by four wickets with 10 balls to spare after chasing down 233 for victory in their cricket World Cup pool match against Afghanistan in Dunedin. A century from Mahela Jayawardene gave the Sri Lankans the

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West Indies beat Pakistan by 150 runs

West Indies beat Pakistan by 150 runs

🕔13:05, 21.Feb 2015

West Indies reduced Pakistan to 1-4 as they secured a crushing 150-run victory and their first win of the World Cup. Jerome Taylor dismissed three batsmen for ducks and captain Jason Holder also struck in Pakistan’s first 19 balls. It

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England suffer humiliation as New Zealand romp to World Cup win

England suffer humiliation as New Zealand romp to World Cup win

🕔16:01, 20.Feb 2015

England cricketing disasters can come with the bar set very high, but even by their lofty standards this was par excellence. The defeat, at the hands of an urgent New Zealand superbly led by Brendon McCullum, went beyond the realms

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Don’t underestimate Sri Lanka, says Muttiah Muralitharan

Don’t underestimate Sri Lanka, says Muttiah Muralitharan

🕔07:49, 20.Feb 2015

Muttiah Muralitharan has been a part of three World Cup finals in five attempts. But hasn’t tasted success since the Arjuna Ranatunga led Sri Lankan team won it for the first time in 1996. Ricky Ponting’s Australia took it far

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Sri Lanka Cricket AGM and election on April 30

Sri Lanka Cricket AGM and election on April 30

🕔07:24, 19.Feb 2015

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) announced that on a request made by the Executive Committee the Minister of Sports and Tourism has given his concurrence to have the Annual General Meeting and the election of the new office bearers of SLC on

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New Zealand limp to victory over Scotland

New Zealand limp to victory over Scotland

🕔14:45, 17.Feb 2015

New Zealand almost wasted a superb bowling effort to bumble their way to a three-wicket victory over Scotland in their cricket World Cup Pool A match in Dunedin. The co-hosts finished on 146 for seven, although they made it harder

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Mathews sold in IPL; Sangakkara among unsold

Mathews sold in IPL; Sangakkara among unsold

🕔20:37, 16.Feb 2015

Bengaluru: Indian all-rounder Yuvraj Singh set a new record as he emerged as the costliest-ever buy in the Indian Premier League by going for a whopping Rs 16 crore to Delhi Daredevils while an unheralded K C Cariappa was a

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Ireland stun the West Indies

Ireland stun the West Indies

🕔12:17, 16.Feb 2015

Ireland caused the first upset of the World Cup when an audacious 92 by Paul Stirling paved the way for a four-wicket win over the West Indies at Nelson’s Saxton Oval today. Stirling stood in a match-defining 106-run stand with

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South Africa beat Zimbabwe after record stand

South Africa beat Zimbabwe after record stand

🕔18:23, 15.Feb 2015

David Miller and JP Duminy made a record one-day international fifth-wicket stand of 256 as South Africa recovered to beat Zimbabwe in their World Cup opener in Hamilton. After a shaky start, Miller (138 not out off 92 balls) and

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India beats Pakistan by 76 runs

India beats Pakistan by 76 runs

🕔18:20, 15.Feb 2015

Virat Kohli scored an imperious century as India opened their World Cup defence in convincing fashion with a 76-run victory over Pakistan in a frenzied atmosphere at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday. The much-anticipated Pool B grudge match, the latest

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Brilliant fielding gives Australia’s campaign flying start

Brilliant fielding gives Australia’s campaign flying start

🕔19:00, 14.Feb 2015

Three days before Australia’s World Cup opener against England, coach Darren Lehmann noted that the teams who fielded the best had invariably claimed the trophy in past tournaments. The observation certainly rang true in Australia’s run to their four world

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New Zealand beat Sri Lanka in world cup opener

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka in world cup opener

🕔12:09, 14.Feb 2015

New Zealand recorded an authoritative 98-run win over Sri Lanka in the World Cup’s opening game Saturday, with Brendon McCullum and Corey Anderson producing the destructive batting the co—hosts hope will carry them to the title. Sri Lanka sent New

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