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The youngest, the most capped, and the most prolific

World Cup 2015<p>A look at the World Cup squads' numbers, and how they stack up against each other<p>World Cup 2015 squads: average ages<p>Only two squads' …

Life as a World Cup Invincible

My First World Cup<p>Shaun Tait looks back at the almost inevitable win Australia's powerhouse side achieved in 2007<p>The 2007 World Cup was the pinnacle …

Team India go through the grind at net session in Adelaide

<b>Virat Kohli hits the ball in the nets during an India training session at the Adelaide Oval on Monday. Photograph: Michael Dodge/Getty Images</b><p>Team …

Thyagarajan retires from USA duty

USA news<p>Batsman Aditya Thyagarajan has announced his retirement from international cricket following USA's fifth place finish at ICC WCL Division …

Clarke, selectors at odds over Gabba

India in Australia 2014-15<p>Play 01:19<p>Clarke fitness still a mystery<p>Smith battling quadriceps injury<p>Steven Smith has been withdrawn from this week's …

'Team India not among front-runners for 2015 World Cup'

<b>Virat Kohli (left) with Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Photograph: Reuters</b><p>Title holders India are not among the front-runners to win the 2015 World Cup in …

When Laxman was bowled at MCG by Modi's speech

<b>VVS Laxman, Sunil Gavaskar, PM Narendra Modi, Kapil Dev and Australian PM Tony Abbot . Photograph: PTI</b><p>The Australians found it difficult to breach …

I am financing Verma's petition against Srinivasan: Modi

Suspended IPL commissioner Lalit Modi has created a flutter by claiming that he was financing Aditya Verma's petition against BCCI President-in-exile …

ICC lauds Harbhajan for 'adapting action and bowling legally'

<b>Harbhajan Singh traps Hashim Amla of South Africa leg before on Day 2 of the second Test between South Africa and India at the Sahara Stadium,</b> …

Australia v South Africa: Steve Smith has been dropped in favour of George Bailey

STEVE Smith has been dropped from the Australian team for the series-opening one-dayer against South Africa tomorrow, despite being named …

Rohit Sharma: India batsman hits 264, the highest ODI score

'Rohit could be our X-factor' - Kohli

India v Sri Lanka, 4th ODI, Kolkata<p>Play 04:35<p>India's stand-in captain Virat Kohli believes that Rohit Sharma's dynamism and capacity to build big …

Virat Kohli

Kapil ducks Tendulkar's 'disappointing coach' claims

Cricket legend Kapil Dev refused to comment on Sachin Tendulkar's claim that despite being one of the finest Indian all-rounders of all time, the …

Amre to be Kirsten's deputy at Delhi Daredevils

Former India batsman and Mumbai Ranji Trophy coach Praveen Amre has been roped in by Delhi Daredevils as assistant coach for the upcoming Indian …

Colour-blind Chris Rogers forced to pull out of pink ball trial match

The Australia Test opener Chris Rogers was forced on Friday to withdraw from a day-night first-class match which will trial the use of a pink ball, because he is colour blind.<p>Rogers’ Victoria state and Tasmania were due to participate in the four-day Sheffield Shield match which will be used as a …

Mark Ramprakash will help players scale the Test peaks that eluded him

When, for the next year anyway, Mark Ramprakash signs up as the England batting coach across all formats, as seems likely to happen in the very near future, the team will be gaining the wisdom of 25 years in the game. They will learn from someone who has experienced the highs and, more pertinently, …

Huge Indian contingent expected in Adelaide for Indo-Pak WC clash

The South Australian government is expecting around 20,000 Indian travellers for the marquee clash of the 2015 World Cup between India and Pakistan …

Dhoni suffered a 'hairline crack' in thumb

India news<p>The injury that has forced the Indian selectors to rest MS Dhoni for the remainder of the ODI series against Sri Lanka and, more …

Is Michael Clarke really the best cricket captain in the world?

It’s been tough work being Michael Clarke the last few weeks, but help is never too far away. Busying himself with a staunch defence of his friend on Monday, Shane Warne unwittingly hit upon a reasonable point for cricket fans to ponder. “We’ve got the best captain in the world,” Warne gushed to …

Cricket Cooler

The Cricket Cooler® is a 33 Litre Cooler that has a set of stumps which rotate upwards at the front to form a target for the game of beach, backyard …

Steve Smith protests he was sledging Pakistan batsman when given spray by Michael Clarke

AUSTRALIAN batsman Steve Smith admits he was surprised as anyone when he copped a rocket from skipper Michael Clarke for being too friendly in the …

Shehzad suffers minor skull fracture

Pakistan v NZ, 1st Test, Abu Dhabi, 2nd day<p>Ahmed Shehzad, Pakistan's opening batsman, has been diagnosed with a minor skull fracture after being hit …

Tendulkar has earned the right to voice his opinions: Gilchrist

Former Australia wicketkeeper and legendary cricketer Adam Gilchrist has said that India's batting legend Sachin Tendulkar has earned the right to …

Surprised why no Indians in ICC's Test Team of the Year?

<b>Image: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images</b><p><b>India registered just three victories in 11 Tests, worse than even</b> …

Kohli and Dhawan break milestone records

India v Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI, Hyderabad<p>Stats highlights from the third ODI between India and Sri Lanka, in Hyderabad<p>136 Number of innings in which …

Rahul, Karn, Raina in Test squad for Australia

India news<p>Play 02:12<p>India bring in new faces for Australia Tests<p>Karnataka batsman KL Rahul and Railways legspinner Karn Sharma have been picked in …

Virat Kohli to captain India for first Test against Australia

Virat Kohli will lead India for the first time in five-day cricket after being named captain for the opening Test against Australia in December.<p>Kohli on Sunday led India to a 3-0 one-day international series win against Sri Lanka with two games to spare, with MS Dhoni currently taking a break from …

Neutral umpires

No. 40<p>They made their first appearance when a Pakistan captain invited two Indian umpires to stand in a Test against West Indies<p><b>1992</b><p>Cricket's first …

Richie Benaud announces he has skin cancer

"I'm going along slowly. The cancers need to be treated."<p>Benaud urged people to take precautions to protect themselves in the sun.<p>"I recommend to …

Cancer