Tag: Cricket World Cup
Tickets for the launch party for the tournament will be allocated in a free ballot which opens on Thursday.
While driving under the influence of liquor, Karunaratne went through a red light and hit a taxi on Sunday.
Wrist spinners have taken the limited-overs formats by storm and banished their finger spin cousins to the fringes.
Several Aussie team members are also dealing with injuries, and have missed training sessions.
Usman Khawaja struck 383 runs in Australia's series win over India earlier this month and former Aussie captain Ricky Ponting feels he has earned his place at the World Cup.
Following Adam Zampa's strong performance against India, teammates believe he has improved drastically compared to his previous plays.
The England and Wales Cricket Board will host the World Cup from May 30 to July 14.
With India racing to a 2-0 lead, defeat seemed imminent for Australia before Aaron Finch and his men turned the tables to win a 3-2 series victory.
Peter Handscomb says it was shattering to be dropped from the test squad but he is now pumped to be in an Australian team.
Once called 'The Wall' for his sturdy defence and relentless attitude, Rahul Dravid is now acting as a mentor to a new generation of Indian cricketers.
Tahir has taken 156 wickets in 95 ODI matches with an economy rate of 4.65.
South Africa have picked a 14-man squad packed with bowlers for the first three internationals while Sri Lanka have a squad of 17 players.
West Indies' confidence has been boosted by the return of veteran player Chris Gayle.
Cricket Australia has informed players they will have to miss part of next year's Indian Premier League if they are selected in the squad for the World Cup.
With the World Cup less than a year away, India have proven themselves to be the strongest team in Asia.
The captains of four teams taking part in the Asia Cup all agreed that the tournament would be an important stepping stone on their teams' path to the 2019 Cricket World Cup.
Dale Steyn, who will play in his last Cricket World Cup next year, is also concerned about the state of South Africa's bowling.
The Afghanistan cricket team, who qualified for the Cricket World Cup by beating the West Indies, were showered with plaudits upon their return.
Two-time Cricket World Cup winner Viv Richards said that the West Indies cricket team will benefit from playing in the 2019 World Cup.
The plucky Dutch are in Zimbabwe for the World Cup qualifying event starting Sunday -- which will give two teams who did not automatically make it like cricket giants Australia, India and South Africa, the chance to compete in the 2019 showpiece.