2015 World Cup

  • IPL ideal platform to stage India comeback, says Irfan Pathan 09-04-2014 04:45 PM

    New Delhi: Irfan Pathan, who will be representing the Sunrisers Hyderabad in upcoming seventh edition of the Indian Premier League, said his aim is to play the 2015 World Cup. In his bit to get back that elusive seamer allrounder's slot, Irfan is expecting that Sunrisers' think-tank will make him...
  • ICC World Cup 2015: Schedule and format 30-07-2013 01:16 PM

    India will launch their title defence against traditional rivals Pakistan in Adelaide on February 15, while New Zealand face Sri Lanka in Christchurch and Australia meet England in Melbourne on the opening day of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 to be jointly hosted by Australia and New Zealand from...
  • ICC congratulates Ireland on 2015 WC qualification 10-07-2013 04:56 PM

    Dubai: The ICC on Wednesday congratulated Ireland for becoming the first associate team to qualify for the 2015 Cricket World Cup, saying they played "extremely well" and hoped the side will repeat their giant-killing performances of the 2007 and 2011 edition. Ireland became the first Affiliate side to qualify for...
  • Ireland tie with Netherlands, earn 2015 World Cup spot 10-07-2013 12:05 AM

    Amsterdam: Ireland became the first team to qualify for the 2015 Cricket World Cup on Tuesday after a thrilling tie with the Netherlands in Amsterdam. Ed Joyce top-scored for Ireland with an unbeaten 96 in a competitive total of 268 for 5. But South African-born Michael Rippon, playing only his...
  • Pakistan allrounder Shahid Afridi eyes 2015 World Cup 14-04-2013 06:18 PM

    Karachi: Veteran allrounder Shahid Afridi said Thursday he is targeting the 2015 World Cup after returning to the Pakistan side, but vowed to quit if he became a burden on the team. The 33-year-old was left out of the squad for the one-day series against India in December before staging...
  • With 2015 in mind, India need genuine allrounders

    Cricket Bytes |  E R Ramachandran
    Kris Srikkanth, the chairman of the BCCI's selection committee, was gracious enough to own up responsibility for India's failure in England and Australia on national...