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Smith Confident South Africa Can Make History At 2015 World Cup

Smith Confident South Africa Can Make History At 2015 World Cup

Former captain Graeme Smith is confident that the South African 2015 Cricket World Cup squad is good enough to make history and bring the World Cup back to South Africa for the first time. South Africa made their World Cup debut in the 1992 tournament in Australia, after being welcomed back into the ICC following…

Malinga On Track For 2015 World Cup

Malinga On Track For 2015 World Cup

Sri Lankan officials are confident that enigmatic fast bowler Lasith Malinga will be fit to take his place in the Sri Lankan squad for the 2015 Cricket World Cup. Malinga has not played for Sri Lanka since he underwent surgery on his left ankle in September last year and he missed One Day International (ODI)…

Hayden Critical Of Australia’s World Cup Selectors

Hayden Critical Of Australia’s World Cup Selectors

Australian legend Matthew Hayden has criticised Australia’s selectors for not picking fast bowler Ryan Harris in the squad for the 2015 Cricket World Cup. Harris has performed extremely well in his 21 One Day International (ODI) matches for Australia, taking 44 wickets at an average of less than 20, but the veteran bowler has been…

Home Soil An Advantage For Australia In 2015 World Cup

Home Soil An Advantage For Australia In 2015 World Cup

Explosive opener David Warner expects Australia will be suited by the conditions on home soil in the 2015 Cricket World Cup that begins next month. Warner was one of five representatives that was present at the official announcement of Australia’s 2015 Cricket World Cup squad and he used the opportunity to indicate that he believes…

Australia Name 2015 World Cup Squad

Australia Name 2015 World Cup Squad

Australia have named injured skipper Michael Clarke in their squad for the 2015 Cricket World Cup that begins in Australia and New Zealand in March. There were very few surprises in the squad picked by Australian selections and the majority of speculation ahead of the side being released centered around the fitness of Clarke, who…

New Zealand Name Provisional 30-man Squad for 2015 Cricket World Cup

New Zealand Name Provisional 30-man Squad for 2015 Cricket World Cup

Co-hosts for the event alongside fierce trans-Tasman rivals and current World Number 1 Australia, New Zealand have announced their provisional 30-man squad for the 2015 Cricket World Cup. A relatively even mix of players from all corners of the country, the Blackcaps’ 30-man squad is most heavily bolstered by the in-form Northern Knights team, who…

Singh Eyeing Return to Indian Team for 2015 Cricket World Cup

Singh Eyeing Return to Indian Team for 2015 Cricket World Cup

Unlucky not to play a part in his nation consolidating the world’s top ranking in the 50-over format of the game following a series clean sweep over fellow sub-continent strength Sri Lanka, Indian all-rounder Yuvraj Singh has revealed he is working hard towards selection for the 2015 Cricket World Cup. Struggling to secure consistent top-level…

Afghanistan Begin Preparations for 2015 Cricket World Cup

Afghanistan Begin Preparations for 2015 Cricket World Cup

Experiencing something of a meteoric rise to prominence amongst competitive minnow nations in recent years, Afghanistan have commenced early preparations ahead of the 2015 Cricket World Cup to be held in Australia and New Zealand. Largely stifled throughout the late 90’s and early 00’s as various rebel regimes ruled their homeland, cricket had exploded in…