Afghanistan batsman Shapoor Zadran celebrates with teammate Hamid Hassan after hitting the winning runs to defeat Sco

Scotland denied as Afghanistan squeak first victory

Match Report Thu 26 Feb, AT 10:45

With just three balls to spare, Afghan cricketers record their first World Cup win

Chris Gayle of West Indies celebrates his double century during the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup match between the West Indies

Chris Gayle storms to World Cup double-century

One-Minute Read Tue 24 Feb, AT 11:52

After calls for him to be dropped, Chris Gayle hit 16 sixes on his way to a score of 215

Moeen Ali with his England teammates

Wobbly win for England against toothless Scots

Match Report Mon 23 Feb, AT 11:37

After two humiliating defeats, England's cricketers recorded their first win of the World Cup – in unconvincing style

England captain Eoin Morgan

England bottom of the group after New Zealand thrashing

Match Report Fri 20 Feb, AT 09:36

The Kiwis reached the paltry target of 123 in just 13 overs, humiliating a gutless England team

Indian cricket team

Who will win the cricket World Cup? Robot picks Afghanistan

Preview Thu 12 Feb, AT 14:12

Cricket is still looking for its own Paul the Octopus after Kiwi robot makes bizarre choice of World Cup winner

Steve Harmison

Ashes hero Harmison becomes non-league football manager

One-Minute Read Tue 10 Feb, AT 09:44

Former cricketer is offered help from Newcastle United as he takes over at lowly Ashington

Kevin Pietersen

Pietersen's England career over as Surrey ditch batsman

One-Minute Read Mon 26 Jan, AT 12:40

The controversial cricketer is unlikely to play in England this summer after failing to find a county

Funeral service for Phillip Hughes

Michael Clarke leads tributes to Phillip Hughes at funeral

First Reaction Wed 3 Dec, AT 12:26

Australian skipper breaks down as nation comes to a standstill for service

Phil Hughes of Australia

Cricket pays tribute to Phillip Hughes with #putoutyourbats

First Reaction Fri 28 Nov, AT 12:03

Twitter unites to remember Australian star as fans and players post images of their bats