• Opening woes continue to haunt Pakistan at World Cup

    March 06, 2015, 1:51 pm , By Reuters

    Sydney- A pair of comfortable wins after two losses to start the World Cup have given a more settled look to Pakistan but the 1992 champions still seem to have no clue as to how to solve their opener problem. Pakistan's troubles started when all-rounder and regular opener Mohammad Hafeez was ruled out with a calf muscle injury a week before the ...

  • Zimbabwe target 'crunch' clash with Ireland

    March 06, 2015, 1:33 pm , By Reuters

    Sydney- Zimbabwe are convinced their clash with Ireland in Hobart on Saturday is the "crunch" game of their World Cup campaign. The Africans have won just one of their four games and are sixth in Pool B, but victory against William Porterfield's side will put them back in the hunt for a quarter-final place. "It's a crunch game for us, and it is ...

  • Sri Lanka batsman Karunaratne out of World Cup

    March 06, 2015, 1:29 pm , By Reuters

    Sydney- Sri Lanka have suffered a double injury blow with batsman Dimuth Karunaratne ruled out of the World Cup and spinner Rangana Herath likely to miss at least a week of action, Mahela Jayawardene said today. Finalists at the last two World Cups, the Sri Lankans are second in Pool A behind New Zealand heading into Sunday's crunch match at the ...