EXCLUSIVE

  • World Cup Exclusive: Bring back the old ODI rules March 31, 2015

    (Former India captain and chief selector Kris Srikkanth, IBN World Cup Cricket Expert, is contributing exclusively for IBNLive Sports. Catch him Live in pre- and post-match shows throughout the ICC World Cup 2015 only on CNN-IBN and IBN7) On papers Australia were the best team and they won the World...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Five-time World Cup winners Australia lift trophy at the Melbourne Federation Square March 30, 2015

    Australia lifted their fifth World Cup title, crushing traditional rivals New Zealand by seven wickets in the final at the majestic Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Fans greet world champions Australia at the Federation Square March 30, 2015

    Thousands of cricket fans have flooded Federation Square in Melbourne to celebrate Australia's World Cup victory. ...
  • Australia Tour Diary: MCG takes your breath away March 29, 2015

    Australia win. New Zealand lose. The World Cup is over, so is Cricketnext's biggest assignment till date. And only if you were in Melbourne on Sunday the 29th of March, 2015, could you understand why MCG is the perfect setting for cricket's biggest finale. To put it in as many words...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Brendon McCullum's wicket was turning point March 29, 2015

    (Legendary New Zealand allrounder Chris Harris, IBN World Cup Cricket Expert, is contributing exclusively for Cricketnext. Catch him Live in pre- and post-match shows throughout the ICC World Cup 2015 only on CNN-IBN and IBN7) Honestly I didn't expect the defeat. I was so disappointed because they played so well...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Pakistan fan shouts 'Sachin, Sachin' at MCG March 29, 2015

    Even Pakistan fans forget their bitter rivalry with India when it comes to shouting 'Sachin, Sachin' and similar scenes were seen outside the MCG after the World Cup final. ...
  • India vs Pakistan outside MCG: Fans take pot shots at each other March 29, 2015

    Fans from India and Pakistan took part in a celebratory tussle outside the Melbourne Cricket Ground soon after Australia's victory in the World Cup final. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: India, Pakistan, Australia fans burst in celebrations March 29, 2015

    Fans from Australia, India and Pakistan joined hands and danced to the beats of dhol outside the MCG to celebrate Australia's victory against New Zealand in the World Cup final. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Pakistan fans dance to 'mauka mauka' at MCG March 29, 2015

    Despite of their team's loss in the quarter-finals, Pakistan fans were found dancing outside the MCG after the final of the ICC World Cup 2015. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: New Zealand fans disappointed but proud March 29, 2015

    New Zealand fans are disappointed of their team's loss in the 2015 World Cup final but they are equally proud of the way the players have performed in the tournament. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Australian fans erupt in jubilant celebrations March 29, 2015

    Scores of Australian fans erupted in joyous celebrations outside the Melbourne Cricket Ground after their team won the final of the World Cup 2015 against New Zealand. ...
  • World Cup Final: Aussie fans take on Kiwi fans ahead of final March 29, 2015

    Australia and New Zealand fans were seen supporting their respective teams ahead of the big World Cup final at Melbourne Cricket Ground. ...
  • World Cup Final: Batman, Superman show their support to Australia March 29, 2015

    CricketNext deputy editor caught up with fans who were dressed as Batman and Superman and were at MCG showing their support to Australia. ...
  • Exclusive: Fans pour in at the MCG for World Cup final March 29, 2015

    A huge number of fans started pouring into the Melbourne Cricket Ground hours ahead of the summit clash as Australia take on New Zealand for the World Cup trophy on Sunday. On Sunday morning, fans started pouring in at huge number at the MCG arena to show their support to...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Time for the world to get a new champion March 28, 2015

    (Legendary New Zealand allrounder Chris Harris, IBN World Cup Cricket Expert, is contributing exclusively for Cricketnext. Catch him Live in pre- and post-match shows throughout the ICC World Cup 2015 only on CNN-IBN and IBN7) Being a Kiwi, it's a fantastic thing for New Zealand to reach the final. I sort...
  • World Cup: Bangladeshi fans continue their protest over Rohit Sharma no-ball March 28, 2015

    A day ahead of the big final between Australia and New Zealand, the Bangladeshi fans are still furious after a controversial decision by umpire Aleem Dar ruled Rohit Sharma not out in the quarter-final clash between India and Bangladesh. The Bangladeshi fans refuse to accept the defeat and have taken extraordinary...
  • Exclusive: Peter Siddle expects Australia to win World Cup March 28, 2015

    Peter Siddle is expecting a record crowd at the Melbourne Cricket Ground for the final between Australia and New Zealand. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: New Zealand fans cheer for their team ahead of final March 28, 2015

    CricketNext deputy editor caught up with few New Zealand fans who were pretty confident of their team's win against Australia. ...
  • Exclusive: What Cricket Australia Development Programme athletes do March 28, 2015

    CricketNext deputy editor caught up guys from Cricket Australia Development Programme and talks to them about the big World Cup final. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Australia team practice ahead of World Cup final March 28, 2015

    Australia team was in full flow one day ahead of the big World Cup final against New Zealand. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: What Australian papers have to say ahead of World Cup final March 28, 2015

    Australian media puts up pressure on New Zealand ahead of the all important World Cup final between Aussies and Kiwis. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Fans and media watch New Zealand during net session March 28, 2015

    Fans and media gathered outside Melbourne Cricket Ground to watch Kiwi team practice ahead of the final. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: New Zealand team practice ahead of World Cup final March 28, 2015

    New Zealand team was in full flow one day ahead of the big World Cup final against Australia. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Restaurants in Melbourne still buzzing with Indians March 27, 2015

    Despite India's ouster from the World Cup 2015, restaurants in Melbourne - the city which will host the final on Sunday - are still buzzing with Indian fans. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Disappointed Indian fan sells tickets ahead of final March 27, 2015

    CricketNext deputy editor caught up with and an Indian fan who has sold his ticket because India failed to reach the finals but on the other hand there was another fan who is looking forward to the game. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Deserving teams have reached the final, says Aussie fan March 27, 2015

    CricketNext deputy editor caught up with an Aussie fan outside the MCG, who feels that MCG effect might come to play and NZ can have a problem in the finals. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Deserted MCG box office ahead of Australia, New Zealand final March 27, 2015

    Melbourne Cricket Ground had a deserted look two days ahead of the most important game of this World Cup. ...
  • Australia Tour Diary: India lost on my best day March 27, 2015

    What do you want from life? Money, satisfaction, content, good health, the best for yourself. The answer may vary individually, but none would mind all, and almost no one knows how to get all of that. I had a clue but wasn't sure. A Thursday in Sydney finally confirmed it....
  • Australia Tour Diary: Two nutri-bars that saved my life March 27, 2015

    Never thought it would happen to me. I wasn't in a jungle. It's Sydney, city area, nestled in a cozy hotel, lots of eating joints around; but as fate turned out, I was starving that night. After moving to and fro between Darling Harbor in search of some information for a...