Archive for April 14th, 2007

World Cup: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand Match Review

In the world cup 2007, another potential sensational match went straight down the drain. The show…

Ruthless Australia charge to nine-wicket win

With the ruthlessness that everyone has come to expect from the Australians they overwhelmed Irel…

South Africa look to avoid net run-rate hassles

New Zealand’s defeat on Thursday was an exercise in damage limitation. Stephen Fleming saw the wr…

Lara defends controversial changes

West Indies skipper Brian Lara was forced to defend the controversial three changes made to the t…

Younis turns down captaincy

Veteran batsman Younis Khan said on Friday he had rejected an offer to become Pakistan captain, s…

Kallis is a throwback to cricket’s more sedate age

In an era of fast scoring and high-octane entertainment, Jacques Kallis is a throwback â�� and an…

Entire team responsible for Cup exit, says Sami

Fast bowler Mohammad Sami said here on Friday that poor performance from all the World Cup team m…

To bat or not to bat, that’s South Africa and Kiwis’ question

Rival captains Stephen Fleming and Graeme Smith will face a dilemma if they win the toss when New…

Ponting calls for shortened World Cup

Australia captain Ricky Ponting has added his voice to those demanding that the World Cup be shor…

Spin trio help Bangladesh find their World Cup feet

Bangladesh are enjoying a breakthrough World Cup with the unusual support of three left-arm spinn…