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Australia vs Sri Lanka 2015 World Cup Betting Preview

Australia vs Sri Lanka 2015 World Cup Betting Preview

Australia and Sri Lanka will clash at the SCG on Sunday in what shapes as a key match in the 2015 Cricket World Cup. New Zealand is set to finish on top of Pool A and this game will likely decide who finishes the pool in second position and avoids playing India or South Africa…

Australian Return To Winning World Cup Form

Australian Return To Winning World Cup Form

Australia returned to winning form at the 2015 Cricket World Cup with a big victory over Afghanistan in Perth yesterday. The build-up to the clash was dominated by speculation about the future of Australian number three Shane Watson and the Australian selectors made the surprise call to omit Watson from the side to make space…

Australia vs Bangladesh 2015 Cricket World Cup Betting Preview

Australia vs Bangladesh 2015 Cricket World Cup Betting Preview

Australia are set to be back in action at the 2015 Cricket World Cup tomorrow against Bangladesh at the Gabba in Brisbane, but there is every chance that the game will not go ahead. A cyclone off the Queensland coast means that Brisbane has been hit by a deluge of rain in the past 24…

Bangladesh Too Strong For Afghanistan At 2015 World Cup

Bangladesh Too Strong For Afghanistan At 2015 World Cup

Afghanistan’s hopes of a fairytale start to the 2015 Cricket World Cup were ended by Bangladesh in Canberra yesterday, but the Afghanis were far from disgraced in their first ever World Cup appearance. Bangladesh won the toss and elected to bat, but were unable to take advantage of the powerplay in the first 15 overs…

England Flog West Indies In World Cup Warm-Up

England Flog West Indies In World Cup Warm-Up

England have received a confidence boost ahead of their 2015 World Cup opener against Australia on Saturday after they scored a big win over the West Indies in a warm-up game at the SCG yesterday.  The West Indies won the toss and elected to bat, but they were in immediate trouble when English fast-bowler Chris…

Scotland Not Just Making Up The Numbers At Cricket World Cup

Scotland Not Just Making Up The Numbers At Cricket World Cup

Preston Mommsen will captain Scotland at the 2015 Cricket World Cup and the talented all-rounder is confident that his side will not just be making up the numbers in the tournament that begins in Australia and New Zealand next weekend. Scotland qualified for the 2015 World Cup after defeating the United Arab Emirates in the…

Faulkner To Miss 2015 World Cup Opener

Faulkner To Miss 2015 World Cup Opener

Australian team physiotherapist Alex Kountoruis has confirmed that all-rounder James Faulkner will miss Australia’s opening 2015 World Cup clash against England on Friday February 13. Faulkner suffered an abdominal injury during Australia’s comfortable Carlton Mid ODI Tri-Series victory over England in Perth last Sunday and he underwent scans in Melbourne yesterday to assess the seriousness…

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…