Chloe Saltau Afghanistan's cricketers had a reality check this week when they saw Mitchell Johnson, with his rippling muscles and tough-guy sleeve tattoo, get out of his car at their training ground in Perth.
Suspended Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal is hoping to compete in next year's World Cup, after completing a rehabilitation program at the National Cricket Academy.
Ben Horne Michael Clarke says even if South Africa steal the No.1 ranking from his team this week in Harare, they'll need to put up at the World Cup to prove they're the best team in one-day cricket.
Jesse Hogan This summer's World Cup should be Michael Clarke's limited-overs swansong.
England captain Alastair Cook insists he still wants to lead the side at the World Cup despite conceding the team's chances of triumphing at next year's tournament were "far-fetched" following...
Jesse Hogan The MCG will use its month-long break after the AFL grand final to undertake its biggest turf overhaul in a decade, ahead of hosting next year's cricket World Cup final.
Jesse Hogan Test aspirants who have established themselves in Australia's limited-overs teams, such as James Faulkner and Glenn Maxwell, are set to play only one or two Sheffield Shield matches this summer,...
Chris Dutton Cricket minnows Bangladesh and Afghanistan are more popular than two of the world's best teams and World Cup officials are convinced three games at Manuka Oval can attract almost 50,000 people next...
England pace bowler Stuart Broad will undergo knee surgery on September 4 as he targets full fitness in time for the 2015 World Cup.
Afghanistan's cricket coach says the team are on course for next year's World Cup and looking forward to touring Australia and New Zealand next month.
He's flirted with the international scene in the past, but rising cricket star Mitch Marsh feels he's now mature enough to make a permanent thing of it.
ACT Rockets players Vinesh Bennett and Matthew Floros in Australian indoor cricket team for World Cup
Lee Gaskin ACT's Vinesh Bennett and Matthew Floros selected in Australian men's indoor cricket team for World Cup.
Gerald Imray South Africa’s Jacques Kallis has retired from all international cricket, as one of the game’s greatest all-rounders admitted that a swansong at the World Cup next year was...
Former Black Caps skipper Dan Vettori remains in the frame for next year's cricket World Cup.
Dwayne Smith smashed 72 off 43 balls before spinner Samuel Badree claimed 4-15 as the West Indies thrashed hosts Bangladesh by 73 runs in a Twenty20 World Cup match in Dhaka on Tuesday.
Having lost to New Zealand, all of Australia's remaining group fixtures effectively became 'must win' matches.
Lee Gaskin ACT Meteors fast bowler Rene Farrell is relishing the pressure of bowling the final over for Australia.
Chloe Saltau Ryan Harris' ambition to play at next year's World Cup has received a boost, with coach and selector Darren Lehmann indicating the warrior-like fast bowler's mastery of home conditions would make him...
Jesse Hogan The 2015 World Cup is likely out of sight for cricket fans still basking in Australia's Ashes victory - but Darren Lehmann and co cannot afford to let it be out of mind.
Captain Preston Mommsen leads from the front as Scotland beats the UAE by 41 runs.