Cricket World cup 2011
India first team to win world cup in front of home crowd
beating Sri Lanka by 6 wickets, scripting the biggest chase in world cup finals history.
India beat Pakistan
5th time in world cup, winning by 29 run margin at Mohali. Tendulkar top scored with 85, riding on luck but plotting India's march into final
Sri Lanka beat NZ, reach final
by 5 wickets. Captain Kumar Sangakkara was named man of the match while Tillakaratne Dilshan top scored.
Sri Lanka strom past England
by all 10 wickets, chasing 230 in last quarterfinal. Both openers made century and got upto 6th best world cup partnership.
South Africa choke again
as New Zealand win by 49 runs, defending moderate target. Jacob Oram shines.
India knock Australia out
of world cup 2011. Yuvraj Singh played a vital innings while Gautam Gambhir, Sachin Tendulkar and Zaheer Khan made important contributions.
Pakistan blast Windies apart
in first quarterfinal, bowling them out for 112 and then winning the game by all 10 wickets. Very impressive..
India clear Windies challenge
and set up quarterfinal clash with Australia. Yuvraj Singh scored a century and took couple of wickets as India defended 268.
Zimbabwe wipe out Kenya
in their last league match, by 161 runs. Both teams are now out of world cup 2011.
Pakistan end Aussie unbeaten run
in world cup, winning by 4 wickets at Colombo. This was Australia's first defeat in world cup in over a decade, after 34 matches.
SA put Bangladesh out of world cup
by beating them by 206 runs at Mirpur. Bangladesh 78 all out. Lonwabo Tsotsobe was named man of the match.
Sri Lanka destroy New Zealand
at Wankhede stadium by 112 runs. Kumar Sangakkara made superb century while Muralitharan took 4 wickets.
Ireland chase 306 vs Netherlands
thanks to 4th fastest world cup century by Paul Stirling. Ryan ten Doeschate's century wasn't enough.
England stay alive, beat Windies
in a sea-saw game, by 18 runs. Andre Russell's allround role went wasted. James Tredwell was man of the match.
Aussies into quarterfinals
as they beat Canada by 7 wickets. Shane Watson and Brad Haddin put together a long opening stand.
Duminy drives SA over Ireland
in the first match of the tournament at Eden Gardens which Proteas won by 131 runs and booked their quarterfinals seat.
Pakistan brush Zimbabwe a side
at Pellekele as they chase down D/L target of 162 with 7 wickets remaining. Pakistan are now in quarterfinals.
Bangladesh keep QF hopes alive
by beating Netherlands at Chittagong, by 6 wickets. Imrul Kayes man of the match for his 73.
Aussies now 33 WC games unbeaten
with their victory over minnows Kenya. Michael Clarke celebrated his return to Bengaluru with a handsome 93.
Kiwis teach Canada a lesson
as Brendon McCullum scores a blazing century and seniors won by 97 runs, comfortably, entering quarterfinals.
South Africa overhaul India
at Nagpur as they chase down 296 after Indians lost 9 wkts for 29 runs. Sachin Tendulkar's 48th ODI century went wasted.
Bangladesh edge out England
in a nailbiting finish at Dhaka as home team recovered from 169/8 chasing 226. Shafiul Islam & Mahmudullah were the stars.
Windies clear Ireland hurdle
thanks to maiden ODI century by Devon Smith and then 94 off 55 balls by Kieron Pollard.
India earn win over Netherlands
after visitors managed to total up 189 on board having electing to bat. Yuvraj Singh scored 3rd consecutive half century.
Dropped chances cost Pakistan dearly
as Ross Taylor become first man to score a century on B'day in world cup and New Zealand reached 302 that Pakistan were never in hunt for.
Canada cruise over Kenya
in this battle of minnows. Henry Osinde took 4 wkts while Bagai and Hansra scored half centuries.
India struggle pass Ireland
as talented minnows put up another fine performance. Yuvraj Singh bacame first man to take 5 wkts & score a fifty in world cup.
England pull skin off African teeth
as they defend 171 at Bengaluru. This win now keeps England in hunt for quarter-final berth.
Rain eats up keen contest in making
between Australia and Sri Lanka. Visitors & defending champions are now 32 world cup matches unbeaten consecutively.
Windies bowl out Bangla for 58.
which is now the lowest total by a full ICC member in world cup history. Benn took 4 wkts while Sammy & Roach shared 3 each.
Kiwis thrash Zimbabwe by 10 wkts.
at Motera. African side could make just 163 and New Zealand openers made sure they stayed till the end.
Pakistan escape Canadian fear.
after green team were bowled out for just 184 having elected to bat. Shahid Afridi took his 3rd consecutive four wkt haul.
South Africa squeeze Netherland.
by 231 runs at Mohali. The 4th biggest win in world cup ever. AB de Villiers & Hashim Amla scored centuries.
Ireland edge out England.
as Kevin O'Brien scores the fastest world cup century, off 50 balls. Ireland scripted the biggest chase in WC ever.
Malinga hattrick york Kenyans.
at RPS ground. Lasith registered his best ODI bowling figures. Home team won by 9 wickets, 188 balls remaining.
Roach hattrick humiliate Holland.
as minnows fell to 215 run defeat in this groub B encounter at Feroz Shah Kotla ground in Delhi. Kieron Pollard made 23 ball half century.
Zimbabwe too good for Canadians.
at VCA stadium in Nagpur. Tatenda Taibu and Sean Ervine played crucial roles before spinners did the damage.
India & England tie at Bengaluru.
in a nailbiting finish. Sachin Tendulkar scored his 47th ODI century but Andrew Strauss' ton exceed the exellence.
Pakistan still unbeaten to Sri Lanka.
in world cups. Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan played crucial knocks while Shahid Afridi took 4 wkts, completed 300 wkts in ODIs and was man of the match at Premadasa as hosts flattered.
Bangladesh escape Ireland scare.
as they defended mediocre total of 205. Shafiul Islam recorded the best bowling figures by a Bangladesh bowler in world cup to script the win.
Aussies teach Kiwis a lesson.
by beating them by 7 wickets. Mitchell Johnson took 4 wkts. This win now also gives Australia the Chappell-Hadlee trophy for one more year.
South Africa defeat West Indies.
by 7 wickets at Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi. AB de Villiers scored an unbeaten century while debutant Imran Tahir took 4 wickets.
Pakistan demolish Kenya.
by 205 runs at Hambantota. As man as 4 batters scored half centuries, a world cup record, but Umar Akmal was man of match.
England survive Netherlands scare.
Ryan ten Doeschate scored megnificent century but England avoided upset by chasing down 3rd biggest total in world cup ever.
Australia beat Zimbabwe by 91 runs.
in 3rd game of Group A. This was Australia's 24th consecutive and 30th match in world cup without a defeat!
Sri Lanka beat Canada by 210 runs.
Mahela Jayawardene scored the fastest world cup century by a Sri Lankan and 4th fastest ever in history of tournament.
Kiwis kill Kenya for 69 in 23.5 ovs.
in first game of group A at Chepauk in Chennai. Hamish Bennett took 4 wkts and Kiwis won in 8 overs.
India beat Bangladesh in Game 1.
India made 370/4 after being invited in to bat, thanks to Virendra Sehwag's 175 off 140 balls and Bangladesh finished 283/9.
Megnificent opening ceremony kicks off the 10th world cup
Bangabandhu stadium errupts welcoming all 14 teams. Bryan Adams & performers from India, Sri Lanka & Bangladesh entertain crowd.