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Karachi, Mar 02 (ANI): Former Pakistan batsman Basit Ali has claimed that though Pakistan won the match against Zimbabwe, it was not a great performance from the squad.
England return might be on the cards for KP Mar 2, 12:42 pm
London, Mar 02 (ANI): Sacked England batsman Kevin Pietersen might return to the squad after all, as incoming England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) chairman Colin Graves has refused to rule out a return for the South-Africa born cricketer.
Johannesburg, Feb 28 (ANI): South Africa's swashbuckling skipper AB de Villiers' blitzkrieg with the bat during his side's 257-run win over the West Indies, saw Twitter getting flooded with praise for the star batsman.
Darren Bravo ruled out of CWC with hamstring injury Feb 28, 10:19 am
Johannesburg, Feb 28 (ANI): West Indies batsman Darren Bravo has been ruled out of the remaining World Cup matches following his failure to recover from a hamstring injury, confirmed the squad's players' association.
Dubai, Feb 27 (ANI): The United Arab Emirates top-order batsman Shaiman Anwar has admitted that he is overwhelmed with the response to his maiden World Cup ton, describing the feat against Ireland as 'special' ahead of next tie against India on Saturday.
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.
Johannesburg, Feb 26 (ANI): South African opening batsman Hashim Amla has warned his side to be wary of a rejuvenated West Indies squad, labeling them as an explosive team ahead of their crucial World Cup encounter on Friday in Sydney.
Afghanistan make history with first ever WC win post defeating Scotland in pulsating WC tie Feb 26, 1:14 pm
London, Feb 26 (ANI): Batsman Samiullah Shenwari struck a brilliant 96-run knock to steer Afghanistan to their first World Cup win by defeating a battling Scotland by one wicket in their pulsating group stage thriller at Dunedin.
Sydney, Feb 25 (ANI): In a gripping encounter between Ireland and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the former registered a last minute two-wicket win against the latter at the Brisbane Cricket Ground on Wednesday, thanks to a brisk half-ton from all-rounder Kevin O'Brien and wicketkeeper batsman Gary Wilson's 80-run knock.
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.
Richards brands Gayle's WC double-ton 'stuff of champions' Feb 25, 2:07 pm
London, Feb 25 (ANI): Legendary West Indies batsman Sir Viv Richards has lavished praise on swashbuckling batsman Chris Gayle for his blistering first World Cup double-ton against Zimbabwe, describing his knock as the 'stuff champions are made of'.
Johannesburg, Feb 25 (ANI): West Indies opener Christ Gayle has claimed that age is definitely catching up on him, after he became the first batsman to score a World Cup double ton in their clash against Zimbabwe on Tuesday.
Karachi, Feb 25 (ANI): Former Pakistan Test skipper Rameez Raja has requested veteran batsman Younis Khan to leave Misbah-ul-Haq's beleaguered World Cup side following back-to-back debacles against India and West Indies.
Amla claims Proteas have 'moved on' from India loss to focus on 'important' Windies tie Feb 25, 11:05 am
Johannesburg, Feb 25 (ANI): South Africa batsman Hashim Amla has claimed that they have moved on from the disappointing loss to India in Melbourne last Sunday, and insisted that they are looking ahead to the important match against the West Indies in Sydney on Friday.
Sydney, Feb 24 (ANI): West Indies swashbuckling batsman Chris Gayle struck a blistering double century and captured two wickets to anchor his side to a 73-run victory over a spirited Zimbabwe at Canberra on Tuesday.
Johannesburg, Feb 24 (ANI): Former South Africa cricket team captain Graeme Smith might reportedly well be ready to play again, merely a week after the batsman announced his divorce from his wife of four years, Irish singer Morgan Deane.
Sydney, Feb 24 (ANI): West Indies swashbuckling batsman Chris Gayle has become the first cricketer ever to score a double-ton in a World Cup after smacking a staggering 215 runs in their group stage tie against Zimbabwe at Canberra on Tuesday.
Boycott says 'finisher' Morgan reminds him of Michael Bevan Feb 24, 1:31 pm
London, Feb 24 (ANI): Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott believes that skipper Eoin Morgan reminds him of former Australian cricketer Michael Bevan due to his ultimate finishing abilities.
Sydney, Feb 23 (ANI): Australian wicketkeeper-batsman Brad Haddin has said that the extra time-off their team has got ahead of their high-voltage World Cup clash against New Zealand on Saturday would not affect the team in any way, claiming that their pacemen are better when they are fresh.
Melbourne, Feb 22 (ANI): Opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan struck a blistering century to steer defending champions India to finally break the World Cup jinx against South Africa by trouncing AB de Villiers' men by 130 runs in their group stage tie in front of a jam-packed crowd at Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Wellington, Feb 22 (ANI): Australian batsman Steven Smith has shrugged off Shane Warne's criticism of Darren Lehmann after the spin legend claimed that the coach is overstepping the mark of his duties.
London, Feb 22 (ANI): Former England batsman Paul Collingwood believes that Scotland could pose a significant threat to Eoin Morgan's men in their World Cup group stage tie on Monday in Christchurch.
Johannesburg, Feb 22 (ANI): Pakistan legendary batsman Javed Miandad has slammed Misbah-ul-Haq's team for displaying a shambolic performance during their 150-run humiliating defeat against the West Indies in the World Cup Pool B tie in Christchurch.
London, Feb 21 (ANI): Former England batsman Paul Collingwood has conceded that Eoin Morgan-led side doesn't seem to be advancing to the World Cup knock-out stages in the aftermath of two back-to-back debacles against Australia and New Zealand respectively.
Sir Geoffrey Boycott's had enough of 'hopeless' England losers Feb 21, 12:02 pm
Wellington, Feb 21 (ANI): Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott launched a series of scathing remarks over England's abysmal performance in Friday's humiliating eight-wicket defeat by New Zealand in Wellington.
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