South Africa captain Faf du Plessis says the team’s record of repeated World Cup woes will have no bearing on a largely youthful squad at the 2019 tournament. Since making their World Cup debut in 1992 after decades of apartheid-enforced isolation, South Africa
India head coach Ravi Shastri believes the team have got all bases covered going into the World Cup slated to be held in England and Wales from May 30. In an interview with Cricketnext, Shastri said India have a flexible team and have players who can play at any position at any given point of time.
Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur praised his team's resolve after a "shocking" defeat in their tournament opener.
Former captain Waqar Younis says it is becoming "impossible to ignore" the parallels between Pakistan's World Cup resurgence and their 1992 triumph.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had defended Dhoni after he sported a dagger logo on his green gloves in India's win over South Africa on Wednesday.
West Indies recalled veteran batsman Chris Gayle on Thursday for the first two one-day internationals (ODI) against England in preparation for this year’s World Cup.
After the 80-run hammering on Wednesday, a desperate India will be eyeing for a strong comeback against New Zealand in the second contest of the three-match Twenty20 rubber at Eden Park Auckland on Friday.
Mohammad Amir took a one-day international best five for 30 as Pakistan bowled Australia out for 307 in a World Cup match in Taunton on Wednesday.
The ugly scenes at Headingley were sparked by the flying of a banner over the ground reading: "Justice for Balochistan."