Thursday 13 December 2018

All posts in World Cup 2011

Spin-heavy New Zealand bat first

Toss New Zealand chose to bat v South Africa On a slow Mirpur pitch, where batsmen have found it hard to get going, Daniel Vettori had no hesitation in batting first in the quarter-final against South Africa. “It’s hard for …

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‘I am playing this tournament for a special person’

"For the first time in my life there have been claps in a press conference. I am sure this is a special moment for me, guys." Yuvraj Singh

We were 20 runs short – Ponting

Ricky Ponting arrived in India in early February, confident that his team could win a fourth consecutive World Cup. Less than a week ago, Australia remained the only

Bresnan undergoes scan on calf

Tim Bresnan has had a scan on his calf after experiencing discomfort as England prepare for their World Cup quarter-final against Sri Lanka in Colombo, but is expected

New Zealand banish bad memories

On Friday, New Zealand return to the scene of their worst recent result to play one of their most important recent games. In October last year, the Kiwis

Top-order batting key – Vettori

What holds the greater weight of argument: that New Zealand do well enough to even have a side that, for the most part, plays consistently competitive cricket despite

Transformed South Africa aim for semis

Match Facts March 25, Dhaka Start time 1430 hours (0830 GMT) The Big Picture Like the ghost of World Cups past, New Zealand have visited South Africa's campaigns in every tournament since

South Africa bank on successful strategy

South Africa will approach their quarter-final match against New Zealand in much the same way as each of their group games - by playing to plans and laying

Yuvraj sets up Pakistan showdown

India 261 for 5 (Yuvraj 57*, Tendulkar 53, Gambhir 50) beat Australia 260 (Ponting 104, Haddin 53, Ashwin 2-52, Yuvraj 2-44) by 5 wickets An awe-inspiring Ricky Ponting

Yardy withdrawn from World Cup

Michael Yardy, the England allrounder, has been withdrawn from England's World Cup squad after suffering from depression. He returned to the UK ahead of England's quarter-final against Sri for Live cricket updates, Sports Highlights, Cricket Videos, Online Schedule & Scorecard