The Cricket World Cup


The occasionally thrilling, often interminable Cricket World Cup concluded on March 29th in the manner that was fitting, with its best team winning the trophy. As in four of the five previous tournaments, that team was Australia. For all that India

"Basically the white ball's been put down and we're into red ball cricket," National Selector Rod Marsh said. "We're not playing it at home, and obviously we've been a powerhouse at home in recent series, but we haven't done 

Daniel Vettori has confirmed his retirement from international cricket, declaring that the World Cup final against Australia was his last game for New Zealand. The New Zealand players landed in Auckland on Tuesday after 

The 36-year-old former captain had been widely expected to retire from international cricket at the conclusion of New Zealand's involvement in the tournament. New Zealand were beaten by seven wickets by co-hosts Australia in the final at the Melbourne 

Secretary-general Gwede Mantashe, speaking after the National Executive Committee meeting, “heartily congratulated” the Proteas, but added: “Cricket South Africa must, however, urgently address the issue of transformation. The only African in the squad