1st ODI : De Villiers & Duminy outclass Luke Ronchi's heroics.

1st ODI : De Villiers & Duminy outclass Luke Ronchi's heroics.

Ronchi's 99 off 83 and his record 74 runs last wicket partnership with Trent Boult had pushed New Zealand to an ambitious 230 but South African AB de Villiers finished the chase trouble-free with JP Duminy.
Schedule : 2nd ODI on Friday, 24th October.

West Indies players boycott Indian tour mid-way on salary disputes.

West Indies players boycott Indian tour mid-way on salary disputes.

The dispute between WICA and WIPA has curtailed this series. Sri Lankans will now be coming for 5 ODIs early next month.

4th ODI : Kohli's 20th century arrests the series for Indians.

4th ODI : Kohli's 20th century arrests the series for Indians.

Marlon Samuels too scored a century, and a superb one at that, but lack of support from other end always kept huge target out of range. Indians took series 3-1.

3rd ODI : Aussies pull skin off Pakistan teeth, won by one run.

3rd ODI : Aussies pull skin off Pakistan teeth, won by one run.

Two runs required off last over, Glenn Maxwell bowled double wicket maiden to pull off shocking win for Aussies, giving them series 3-0.
Schedule : 1st test starts 22nd October | Australia squads | How to buy tickets?

India in Australia 2014-15

India in Australia 2014-15

Indians are lucky to tour Australia just before revisiting to defend their World cup in same conditions couple of months later. Last time in 2011, they lost all four tests. Can 2014 be any better? Also, traditional tri-series in Australia returns with England being the third team.
Schedule : Two tour matches before 1st test at Brisbane from 4th December.

World Cup 2015.

World Cup 2015.

1975 = West Indies, 1979 = West Indies, 1983 = India, 1987 = Australia, 1992 = Pakistan, 1996 = Sri Lanka, 1999 = Australia, 2003 = Australia, 2007 = Australia, 2011 = India. Will we see a new winner in 2015? South Africans, Englishmen and Kiwis will surely be hoping so. World cup returns to Trans-tasman countries Australia and New Zealand after over two long decades.
Format : Same as last time with 14 teams broken into two groups of seven each with top four qualifying for the quarter finals.
Group A = Australia, England, Sri Lanka, New Zealand, Afghanistan and Scotland.
Group B = India, South Africa, Pakistan, West Indies, Zimbabwe, Ireland and United Arab Emirates.
Schedule : Starts on 14 February with New Zealand facing Sri Lanka.