Kamal quits as ICC president over trophy-giving row

Kamal earlier voiced his dissatisfaction, saying the ICC had denied him of his right to hand out the trophy to the champions

Dhaka: Bangladesh’s Mustafa Kamal said on Wednesday he is resigning from the post of president of the International Cricket Council (ICC) over who should have given away the World Cup trophy to the fifth-time winners Australia on Sunday. Kamal earlier voiced his dissatisfaction, saying the ICC had denied him of his right to hand out the trophy More...

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The 36-year-old bowed out of cricket on a high, capturing 15 wickets in the World Cup
By IANS On Tuesday, March 31st, 2015
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Daniel Vettori quits cricket

Auckland: Veteran New Zealand spinner Daniel Vettori on Tuesday announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. The 36-year-old bowed out of cricket on a high, capturing 15 wickets in the World Cup Vettori arrived More...

Previously, Saina's best performance at her home Super Series was a quarterfinal finish last year
By Agencies On Sunday, March 29th, 2015
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Saina clinches maiden India Open crown

New Delhi: Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal won her maiden $275,000 India Open Superseries crown here on Sunday defeating former World Champion Ratchanok Intanon in straight games in the women’s singles final. Previously, More...

Johnson dealt another blow to New Zealand as vice-captain Williamson offered a return catch to the left-arm fast bowler
By IANS On Sunday, March 29th, 2015
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Australia crush New Zealand, claim historic fifth Cup title

Melbourne: Australia became the first team to clinch five cricket World Cup titles crushing traditional rivals New Zealand by seven wickets in the final of the 11th quadrennial tournament at the majestic Melbourne More...

It is only a formality for the 25-year-old Saina who will overtake reigning Olympic champion Xuerui on Thursday
By Agencies On Saturday, March 28th, 2015
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Saina to become World No 1

New Delhi: Come Thursday when the Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings are revised, Saina Nehwal will become the first Indian woman to be ranked No 1 in singles. It is only a formality for the 25-year-old Saina More...

I don't think it's realistic that I'll be fit and healthy and available to play the next World Cup
By IANS On Saturday, March 28th, 2015
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Clarke to retire from ODIs after World Cup

Melbourne: Australia skipper Michael Clarke on Saturday announced that he will quit One-Day Internationals (ODI) after the cricket World Cup final against New Zealand here on Sunday. I don’t think it’s More...

Co-hosts Australia beat India to make their seventh appearance in the final where they will meet New Zealand on Sunday
By IANS On Friday, March 27th, 2015
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Criticism continues but BCCI defends Indian team

Mumbai: A day after India bowed out of the 2015 cricket World Cup losing the semi-finals, criticism continued to flow in even as BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya defended the team’s performance by saying the More...

But you get pressure chasing 300 plus, makes you do things you don't want to do
By Agencies On Thursday, March 26th, 2015
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Dhawan’s dismissal was the turning point, says Dhoni

Sydney: A crestfallen Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said opener Shikhar Dhawan’s dismissal was the turning point in the cricket World Cup semi-final against Australia, which his team lost by 95 runs More...

The Australian pacers exerted their supremacy by scalping the last four wickets for just two runs
By IANS On Thursday, March 26th, 2015
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Australia send India packing from World Cup

Sydney: Steven Smith’s 105 put Australia in the final of the cricket World Cup as they defeated defending champions India by 95 runs in the second semi-final at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) here on Thursday. The More...

Rohit Sharma was himself involved in an altercation with left-handed batsman David Warner during the series
By IANS On Wednesday, March 25th, 2015
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Hope Australia don’t cross the line while sledging: Rohit

Sydney: India’s batting mainstay Rohit Sharma said on Wednesday that Australian cricketers might use sledging as a weapon during their high-voltage cricket World Cup semi-final match on Thursday but hoped More...