March 3, 2015
March 3, 2015

Hosts look to inject momentum into slow campaign

One win. One washout. One loss. Australia wouldn't have thought that the first half of their World Cup group matches would pan out this way. But you cannot control the weather, which was...

February 28, 2015
February 28, 2015

England seek surge against rallying Sri Lanka

If social media is to be believed, England's players have been enjoying themselves in Wellington. Several have been spotted in bars and restaurants.

February 27, 2015
February 27, 2015

Clash of the trans-Tasman Titans

When good neighbours become good friends. Perhaps not on Saturday at Eden Park when New Zealand and Australia renew a rivalry which, in one-day cricket, has been in hibernation apart from at global...

February 26, 2015
February 26, 2015

South Africa need to make statement

West Indies played the role of punching bags for AB de Villiers and his team during their recent bilateral series in South Africa

February 25, 2015
February 25, 2015

Fortunes of well-matched teams to diverge

There is a remarkable similarity in the route Afghanistan and Scotland have taken in this tournament so far. They registered big wins against each other in the two games they played in the UAE this...

February 24, 2015
February 24, 2015

Ireland, UAE seek to keep shop window open

Ireland and the UAE represent two sides of the Associate coin. The Irish have emerged as the tightest unit outside the Full Members, many of their players fully professional via the English system,...

February 22, 2015
February 22, 2015

Shaken England an opportunity for Scotland

Scotland face England in the 14th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 at Christchurch.

February 21, 2015
February 21, 2015

Sri Lanka aim to get campaign on track

Much talk before the opening World Cup game was of how Sri Lanka lift themselves for global tournaments

February 20, 2015
February 20, 2015

Batting reshuffle a needless complication

The 10,000-plus people who turned up to create a raucous atmosphere in Canberra gave Bangladesh a little taste of home. But the players were far from known conditions against Afghanistan and will...

February 19, 2015
February 19, 2015

England to face another host

If England thought life would be any easier once they left Melbourne, they had best think again. The Westpac Stadium - The Cake Tin, as it is known to locals - may not have the capacity of the MCG,...