Steve Smith is now only cricketer to score century in both test and ODI captaincy debut, ushering Aussies to formidable chase over England and booking spot in the final.. Schedule : India v Australia on Monday | Points table | Test series : Australia won 2-0.
Corey Anderson scored quick fire 40 and took 4 after wickets Ross Taylor and Kane Williamson set the platform. Sri Lankans fell 120 runs short, conceding 4-1 lead to the home team.. Schedule : 7th ODI on Thursday | NZ won test series 2-0.
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.