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CWC: Root calls on England's senior bowlers to put pressure on opposition to win post Lanka thumping  Mar 3, 10:55 am
London, Mar 03 (ANI): England batsman Joe Root has called on the squad's bowlers to put pressure on other teams' batsmen after they failed to defend a respectable total of 309 against Sri Lanka in Wellington.
'Red hot' Starc insists Johnson still Oz's 'pace spearhead'  Mar 2, 1:56 pm
Sydney, Mar 02 (ANI): Fast bowler Mitchell Starc might have proven himself as the World Cup's most crucial bowler, but he doesn't believe that he is Australia's pace 'spearhead' yet and insists that Mitch Johnson is definitely the leader.
Finn says 'swashbuckling' McCullum made him 'feel like a wally' during Wellington thrashing  Feb 27, 11:53 am
Wellington, Feb 27 (ANI): England pace bowler Steven Finn has revealed that swashbuckling batsman Brendon McCullum made him 'feel like a wally' during the Eoin Morgan-led side's embarrassing eight wicket defeat to New Zealand in their World Cup group stage tie in Wellington.
Martin Crowe says opening bowling can help 'struggling' Parnell boost his confidence  Feb 26, 3:09 pm
Johannesburg, Feb 26 (ANI): Legendary New Zealand cricketer Martin Crowe has advised South African skipper AB de Villiers that pace bowler Wayne Parnell should be given the new-ball, in order to boost his confidence and maximize his ability to swing deliveries in the ongoing World Cup.
Aaqib Javed says exclusion from Pak's WC XI would've 'badly shaken' Sarfraz's confidence   Feb 25, 4:55 pm
Karachi, Feb 25 (ANI): Former Pakistan pace bowler Aaqib Javed believes that exclusion of specialist wicketkeeper-batsman Sarfraz Ahmed from the playing XI in the first two World Cup ties would have shaken his confidence.
Finch says negating Southee's outstanding swing key to success against Kiwis   Feb 24, 12:16 pm
Wellington, Feb 24 (ANI): Australian opener Aaron Finch has claimed that he and David Warner are going to have to play as well as they can to try and negate the outstanding New Zealand swing bowlers Tim Southee and Trent Boult, when the two sides lock horns at the Eden Park on Saturday.
De Villiers fears 'slow' MCG pitch will neutralise Proteas' pace advantage against India   Feb 21, 12:55 pm
Karachi, Feb 21 (ANI): South Africa cricket team captain AB de Villiers has asked his batsmen to revel on the pitch at the Melbourne Cricket Ground for Sunday's World Cup clash against defending champions India as he fears that it would not favour his fast bowlers.
`Green smoothies` is the secret behind Morne Morkel's improved fitness   Feb 20, 11:41 am
Johannesburg, Feb 20 (ANI): South Africa fast bowler Morne Morkel has revealed that a lot of green smoothies have helped him improve his fitness.
Johnson tips Starc to be next Oz's pace spearhead  Feb 18, 5:46 pm
Sydney, Feb 18 (ANI): Australian pace bowler Mitchell Johnson has tipped Mitchell Starc as the next pace spearhead of the team in view of his stunning one-day bowling figures.
Holding bats for Ireland to be granted 'Test' status   Feb 18, 11:55 am
London, Feb 18 (ANI): Legendary West Indies bowler Michael Holding has staunchly supported that Ireland should be granted Test-playing nation status in the wake of team's four-wicket win over Jason Holder's side in their World Cup opener in Nelson.
Mooney, Sammy found guilty of Level 1 offences in Windies-Ireland CWC match   Feb 16, 4:44 pm
Dubai, Feb 16 (ANI): West Indies batsman Darren Sammy and Ireland bowler John Mooney have both been fined 30 percent of their match fees after they were found guilty of Level One offences in their ICC Cricket World Cup opener on Monday.
Muralitharan claims struggling Malinga will eventually get back to best form at CWC  Feb 16, 2:42 pm
Johannesburg, Feb 16 (ANI): Sri Lanka spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan has claimed that paceman Lasith Malinga would take some time to get back to his best form at the World Cup, as the sling-arm fast bowler is enduring a nightmare return to the pitch after a six-month gap.
Anderson believes is very `different` bowler now than on England debut   Feb 14, 10:38 am
London, Feb 14 (ANI): England pace spearhead James Anderson believes that he has come of age and is a completely different bowler to the one on his debut in Melbourne as a rookie 20-year-old seamer.
Scathing Boycott says misfiring Morgan not as 'good as he thinks'  Feb 13, 10:39 am
London, Feb 13 (ANI): Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott has slammed skipper Eoin Morgan, calling him as a player who lacks cleverness while facing top-class bowlers of the World.
Maxwell believes 'bluffing' integral part of his bowling strategy  Feb 11, 6:38 pm
Sydney, Feb 11 (ANI): Australian swashbuckling all-rounder Glenn Maxwell believes that bluffing forms an integral part of his success as a spin bowler, saying that he hopes to continue performing well for his team during the World Cup, which starts on Saturday.
Hazlewood lauds 'experienced' Johnson for mentoring Oz's next set of quicks   Feb 11, 5:41 pm
Sydney, Feb 11 (ANI): Australian fast bowler Josh Hazlewood has lavished praise on pace spearhead Mitchell Johnson, describing him as a senior player who leads by his actions and playing the role of mentor for the emerging pace bowlers.
Hazlewood claims just matter of time until 'dangerous' India's batting order clicks  Feb 10, 3:46 pm
Karachi, Feb 10 (ANI): Australian right-arm fast-medium bowler Josh Hazlewood has claimed that India is a very dangerous side, insisting that it is just a matter of time until their batting order clicks.
Woakes eager to continue with new-ball role for England at WC  Feb 10, 2:00 pm
London, Feb 10 (ANI): England fast bowler Chris Woakes has expressed that he is eager to carry on taking the new-ball role in the upcoming World Cup, which starts on Saturday.
Wedding bells ring for 'injured' Pak WC squad exclusion Junaid Khan   Feb 10, 12:20 pm
Karachi, Feb 10 (ANI): Pakistan's left-arm fast-bowler Junaid Khan might not be playing in the Cricket World Cup 2015 due to an injury, but he is still having an exciting life off the pitch, as wedding bells rang for the cricketer on Monday.
Pak's 'surprise' WC squad inclusion Rahat Ali pledges to make his mark in ODI game  Feb 9, 1:27 pm
Karachi, Feb 09 (ANI): Pakistan's rookie pace bowler Rahat Ali, who branded his sudden inclusion in the World Cup squad as a 'pleasant' surprise, has pledged that he would make his mark in the one-day game and is looking forward to play alongside his close friend Mohammad Irfan.
Broad brands McCullum Kiwis' 'danger man' to watch out for at WC   Feb 9, 12:19 pm
Wellington, Feb 09 (ANI): England pace bowler Stuart Broad has branded New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum as the 'danger man' to watch out for at the World Cup.
Tainted Amir given 'frosty' reception by Misbah-ul-Haq over ICC's clearance   Feb 9, 11:59 am
Wellington, Feb 09 (ANI): Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul-Haq gave a frosty reception to Mohammad Amir after the ICC cleared the tainted bowler to play domestic matches before the end of his ban.
Akram says 'rare talent' Amir should be 'forgiven' and allowed to play cricket   Feb 7, 2:38 pm
London, Feb 07 (ANI): Former Pakistan pace spearhead Wasim Akram believes that tainted bowler Mohammad Amir should be forgiven and allowed to play cricket in view of realizing and learning from his mistakes.
No Indian, Pakistani bowlers in Walsh's top 11 paceman list  Feb 7, 12:00 pm
Johannesburg, Feb 07 (ANI): Former West Indies great Courtney Walsh has listed 11 bowlers to watch out for at the Cricket World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, but the list does not include any Indian or Pakistani bowler.
'Rookie' Rahat Ali replaces injured Junaid in Pak's WC squad   Feb 5, 3:15 pm
Karachi, Feb 05 (ANI): Left-arm fast-medium bowler Rahat Ali has been roped into Pakistan's squad for the upcoming World Cup in place of injured Junaid Khan.