Cricket-Red-hot Taylor could outshine Williamson at World Cup

WELLINGTON, May 24 (Reuters) - New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor enters his fourth, and almost certainly last, World Cup in the form of his life, raising the prospect he might even outshine Kane Williamson in England and Wales.

Smith ready to pick up where he left off at World Cup

Before his dramatic fall from grace, Steve Smith was drawing comparisons with Australian batting icon Donald Bradman, and there are signs he is ready to pick up where he left off.

Cricket World Cup: ‘Australia has trademarks of the great sides I was a part...

After just a few short days with the current team he can already see it has the “trademark” of the iconic outfits he was a part of.

Kumar Sangakkara says Sri Lanka will make England tour safe next year

Kumar Sangakkara is confident Sri Lanka will be able to host England's scheduled tour next year despite security concerns raised by the recent Easter Sunday terrorist bombings.

Noise proves positive

SOUTHAMPTON RICKY Ponting has a simple guide to gauging a cricket team’s confidence levels — volume.

Awkward photo should scare Australia

Supplied video obtained May 23, 2019 of Assistant Coach, Ricky Ponting, speaking to the media following Australia's seven wicket win over the West Indies in a practice match in Hampshire.

Century on debut: How Gautam Gambhir remained unbeaten in his first political battle

Unlike his international cricket debut in which he could only score 11, former cricketer Gautam Gambhir made a spectacular debut into his political career after winning the East Delhi Lok Sabha constituency with a margin of over 6 lakh votes.

Big Ed bashes Hemel with a brutal knock in Reed victory

Reed were able to claim win number two in the Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket League Championship thanks to the bludgeoning bat of Ed Wharton.

Fans bid farewell as Team India leaves for World Cup 2019

Team India departed from Mumbai on Tuesday night for 2019 Cricket World Cup, which will be held in England and Wales.

Cricket World Cup team-by-team guide: Pakistan

In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup.