1st ODI : England fall 25 short of tough Sri Lankan target of 317

1st ODI : England fall 25 short of tough Sri Lankan target of 317

Moeen Ali made a masterful maiden ton, the 3rd fastest century in ODI by an Englishmen but visitor's middle order didn't gave him the support required. Schedule : 2nd ODI on Saturday.

Warm-up : Indians make a promising start to the tough tour.

Warm-up : Indians make a promising start to the tough tour.

Varun Aaron bowled quick, grabbing 3 wickets to restrict Cricket Australia XI to 219 while five Indian batsmen scored half centuries before match was called off as a draw. Full scorecard | Schedule : 1st test starts 4th November | India test squad | Australia test squad | Ind v Aus test head to head.

2nd test : Pakistan earn draw on last day.

2nd test : Pakistan earn draw on last day.

After convincing win in 1st test, Pakistan were made to play their own game as New Zealand won important toss but host nation earned draw confidently on last day. Full schedule.

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.