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Chennai, India - Leading cricket stars have revealed their favourite books on the day that the International Cricket Council (ICC) and Room to Read announced a partnership to promote literacy and access to books at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011.
 
A player from each of the 14 competing teams at the tournament has contributed to the ultimate World Cup reading list as part of a...

Delhi, India – West Indies batting stalwart Shiv Chanderpaul is quietly confident of getting “it all together” when the West Indies open their ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 campaign against South Africa next week.

The 36-year-old left-hander who is entering his fifth World Cup said he is doing fine in the build-up to the most anticipated event in the game’s history.

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Bridgetown, Barbados – The West Indies team’s upcoming tour of Sri Lanka is being seen as “good preparation” for next month International Cricket Council’s World Cup to be played in Asia. Speaking before the team departed from the Caribbean, Head Coach Ottis Gibson said the three matches in Sri Lanka will give the team a chance to get acclimatized to the conditions, where the 10th...

Dhaka, Bangladesh – South Africa secured top spot in Group B of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 and sent Bangladesh to the brink of elimination with a comprehensive 206-run thrashing of the co-hosts on Saturday.

South Africa’s win means India and England are also assured of quarter-final places. West Indies are also expected to secure a spot in the final eight as well. The Windies will play...

Gros Islet, St Lucia – A five-wicket haul by left arm spinner Gary Mathurin and an unbroken, third wicket partnership of 48 between Keddy Lesporis and Johnson Charles steered Windward Islands to an easy eight-wicket win over Leeward Islands on Monday.

Set 99 to win the final round encounter of the WICB First Class Championship, the Windwards coasted to their target with no worries at the...

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