Irish move on from win over Windies

Kevin O’Brien and John Mooney will be back in action for Ireland against the United Arab Emirates on Wednesday in Brisbane 20 February 2015 Last updated at 17:39 Ireland all-rounder Kevin O’Brien says the team have “almost forgotten” their opening World Cup win over the West Indies as they focus on their next game against

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England will not panic, says Morgan

England captain Eoin Morgan was brilliantly caught at long-on by Adam Milne off Daniel Vettori for 17 off 41 balls 20 February 2015 Last updated at 10:47 England will not make wholesale changes to the team despite Friday’s chastening eight-wicket defeat by New Zealand in Wellington, says captain Eoin Morgan. Black Caps skipper Brendon McCullum

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FACTBOX-Cricket-World Cup match between Australia and Bangladesh

Fri Feb 20, 2015 5:24am GMT <span class="focusParagraph articleLocation”>Feb 20 (Reuters) – Factbox on Saturday’s World Cup match between Australia and Bangladesh at the Brisbane Cricket Ground: AUSTRALIA Captain: Michael Clarke Coach: Darren Lehmann Squad: Michael Clarke, George Bailey, Aaron Finch, Steve Smith, David Warner, Shane Watson, Pat Cummins, Xavier Doherty, James Faulkner, Brad Haddin,

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Cricket-New Zealand v England highlights

WELLINGTON Fri Feb 20, 2015 4:46am GMT WELLINGTON Feb 20 (Reuters) – Latest from the World Cup Pool A match between New Zealand and England at Wellington Regional Stadium on Friday. England were bowled out for 123. – – New Zealand innings 1st over – England make an ominous start to the innings with James

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Cricket-West Indies won't let defeats get them down

Fri Feb 20, 2015 4:00am GMT <span class="focusParagraph articleLocation”>Feb 20 (Reuters) – West Indies skipper Jason Holder is expecting plenty of entertainment against Pakistan when the two most mercurial sides in international cricket face off in the World Cup in Christchurch on Saturday. Pakistan and West Indies are both former world champions, both lost their

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