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Windies all-rounder Andre Russell backs team to win Cricket WC   Jan 27, 3:23 pm
Johannesburg, Jan 27 (ANI): West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell has backed his side to win the Cricket World Cup, and believes that the squad has the firepower to bag the coveted trophy, for which the tournament gets underway in Australia and New Zealand next month.
Pak cricket authorities, players working at resolving contract rows ahead of WC  Jan 27, 12:44 pm
Karachi, Jan 27 (ANI): With just weeks left for the World Cup to get underway, Pakistan cricket authorities and players have revealed that they are working at resolving a potentially destabilizing contract row.
ICC launches 'most detailed' ever Fantasy League for Cricket WC 2015  Jan 26, 2:57 pm
Dubai, Jan 26 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the launch of the most detailed ever Fantasy League game for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, with multiple game modes and chances to bag exclusive tournament merchandise and other prizes.
Vettori 'very satisfied, pleased' post becoming Kiwi's most-capped Test, ODI player  Jan 26, 1:29 pm
Wellington, Jan 26 (ANI): Veteran New Zealand bowler Daniel Vettori has claimed that the presentation when he became the nation's most-capped Test and ODI player was very pleasing, and said that to be able to hold the record for Test matches and one-dayers as a spinner is very satisfying.
Kiwi batsman Ryder warned against boxing in charity event due to existing head injury  Jan 26, 1:03 pm
Wellington, Jan 26 (ANI): A neuropsychologist has warned big-hitting New Zealand batsman Jesse Ryder not to box in a charity event because of his existing head injury.
Anderson shines as Kiwis clinch series win over Lanka at Dunedin   Jan 25, 1:01 pm
Wellington, Jan 25 (ANI): Kumar Sangakkara's resilient knock of 81 couldn't rescue his side from crumbling to 195 all-out against an impressive New Zealand bowling attack as the hosts clinch the seven match ODI series with a 120 runs win over Sri Lanka in the sixth match at the University Oval at Dunedin.
Doull brands 'match winner' Williamson Kiwis' 'glue'   Jan 25, 10:24 am
Wellington, Jan 25 (ANI): Former New Zealand cricketer Simon Doull has branded big-hitting batsman Kane Williamson as the glue that allows the squad to do what they want to do, and allows everyone to bat around him while winning matches for the team.
Vettori becomes Kiwis' most capped player in sixth ODI against Lanka  Jan 25, 10:00 am
Wellington, Jan 25 (ANI): Veteran left-arm spinner Daniel Vettori became New Zealand's most capped ODI cricketer as the hosts went in to bat first in the sixth one-day against Sri Lanka in Dunedin.
Bari believes adapting to conditions holds key to Pak's success in WC  Jan 24, 5:59 pm
Karachi, Jan 24 (ANI): Former Pakistan captain Wasim Bari believes that adapting to the oversees conditions quickly would ensure the green-shirts to perform well in the upcoming World Cup, which gets underway from February 14 in Australia and New Zealand.
Morgan says blackmail attempt hasn't distracted him ahead of WC   Jan 24, 4:42 pm
London, Jan 24 (ANI): England skipper Eoin Morgan said that the recent blackmailing attempt by an Australian man over an alleged affair with a woman hasn't distracted him ahead of the upcoming World Cup, which gets underway from February 14 in Australia and New Zealand.
Domingo says sledging not Proteas' style of play   Jan 24, 1:07 pm
Johannesburg, Jan 24 (ANI): South Africa coach Russell Domingo has said that his side doesn't believe in sledging their opponents, adding that the ICC's warning would not affect his team in the upcoming World Cup, which gets underway from February 14 in Australia and New Zealand.
Ronchi's unbeaten 170, Boult's four-wicket haul guide Kiwis to 108-run win over Lanka  Jan 23, 2:38 pm
Wellington, Jan 23 (ANI): New Zealand wicketkeeper batsman Luke Ronchi's unbeaten 170 and fast bowler Trent Boult's four-wicket haul guided the hosts to a 108-run win over Sri Lanka in the fifth ODI of the seven-match series at the University Oval in Dunedin.
Albie Morkel brands Proteas, Oz favourites to win WC  Jan 23, 1:01 pm
Johannesburg, Jan 23 (ANI): Veteran all-rounder Albie Morkel has tipped South Africa as one of the two favourites to win the upcoming World Cup, which gets underway from February 14 in Australia and New Zealand.
Dravid brands injured Clarke's inclusion in Oz's WC squad very 'un-Australian'  Jan 23, 11:42 am
Sydney, Jan 23 (ANI): India Test cricket great Rahul Dravid has described Michael Clarke's inclusion in Australia's World Cup squad as a very 'un-Australian' decision.
Fleming predicts Kiwis-Oz WC final  Jan 23, 11:42 am
Wellington, Jan 23 (ANI): Exhibiting optimism ahead of the upcoming World Cup, former New Zealand skipper Stephen Fleming believes that Black Caps and Australia would make the final to contest for the coveted trophy.
Lawson expects Afridi to finish illustrious career with 'big' WC   Jan 22, 3:08 pm
Karachi, Jan 22 (ANI): Former Pakistan coach Geoff Lawson is expecting flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi to finish off his illustrious career on a high note in the upcoming World Cup, which gets underway from February 14 in Australia and New Zealand.
India bans WAGs, Pak calls for no social media use in bid to minimise distractions at WC  Jan 22, 11:55 am
Wellington, Jan 22 (ANI): In an attempt to minimise distractions at the Cricket World Cup that starts newt month, defending champions India have banned WAGs, while Pakistan has called for no social media for their players.
ICC boss says 'best prepared' to deal with corruption issues during WC  Jan 21, 11:43 am
Wellington, Jan 21 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) is best prepared to deal with corruption issues than ever been during the upcoming World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, said chief executive David Richardson.
Junaid Khan fails to recover in time for Pak's tour of NZ ahead of WC   Jan 20, 3:56 pm
Karachi, Jan 20 (ANI): In what was another setback for Pakistan's bowling attack for the World Cup, fast-bowler Junaid Khan has failed to recover in time to travel to New Zealand for a short series as a warm up for the elite tournament.
Root backs Martin Crowe's call for soccer-like card system in cricket to curb tempers  Jan 20, 1:55 pm
Johannesburg, Jan 20 (ANI): England batsman Joe Root is in support of New Zealand great Martin Crowe's call for a football-like card system to curb misbehaviour in cricket on field.
Corey Anderson salutes De Villiers for 'hell of an innings' post record-breaking ton  Jan 20, 1:05 pm
Johannesburg, Jan 20 (ANI): AB de Villiers' brilliant 31-ball ton earned him a salute from Corey Anderson for a 'hell of an innings' after the South African skipper broke the New Zealand all-rounder's record for the fastest hundred in an ODI.
Injured Clarke well `on course` for WC return   Jan 20, 11:58 am
Johannesburg, Jan 20 (ANI): Australian injured skipper Michael Clarke is on course to recover from a hamstring injury in order to play a part in the upcoming World Cup, which gets underway from February 14 in Australia and New Zealand.
WC 2015 quarterfinals venue allocation criteria announced by ICC  Jan 19, 5:09 pm
Dubai, Jan 19 (ANI): The venue allocation criteria for the quarterfinals of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, which would be held from 14 February to 29 March, has been announced by the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday.
Inzamam-ul Haq advises Pak to not take pressure against India during WC opener  Jan 19, 2:26 pm
Karachi, Jan 19 (ANI): Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul Haq has advised the national squad not to take pressure against arch-rivals India during their first match of the World Cup, which starts on February 14 and would be jointly hosted by Australia and New Zealand.
De Villiers claims has 'hit the ball better' before despite posting fastest ODI ton against Windies  Jan 19, 11:48 am
Johannesburg, Jan 19 (ANI): South Africa ODI skipper AB de Villiers has claimed that he has hit the ball better before, despite scoring the fastest ton in the history of ODI cricket in his side's 148-run victory over the West Indies at the Wanderers on Sunday.