Articles relating to India

India reward CWC heroes

2011-04-05 10:17

India's CWC-winning heroes have been showered with gifts ranging from plots of land and free train tickets to luxury cars.


India's form in the 2007 World Cup was terrible - they will look to make amends in 2011 as they bring some of the most feared batsmen into the fray.
Cricket World Cup 2011

India eye new golden age

2011-04-03 14:15

India plotted a new era of cricket domination after their CWC win, while the Sri Lankan press slammed poor team selections.

Cricket World Cup 2011

'We will miss Kirsten'

2011-04-04 14:13

Indian batting superstar Sachin Tendulkar says the team will miss outgoing CWC-winning coach Gary Kirsten.

Cricket World Cup 2011

Afridi hammers Indian press

2011-04-04 16:48

Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has lambasted the Indian media by accusing them of worsening political ties between the countries.

Cricket World Cup 2011

Toss row just a simple mix-up

2011-04-03 20:17

Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara insisted the toss mix-up before the CWC final was just a simple misunderstanding.

Star Player

Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag in full flow is without doubt the world's most destructive batsman, and will take apart any bowling attack under any circumstances.
Cricket World Cup 2011

Steady SL make progress

2011-04-02 13:54

Sri Lanka moved on to 146/3 after 33 overs during their innings against India in the Cricket World Cup final in Mumbai.

Cricket World Cup 2011

'Made by God to play cricket'

2011-04-02 09:30

Sachin Tendulkar was "made by God just to play cricket" said captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni ahead of the Cricket World Cup final.

Cricket World Cup 2011

Destiny on Sri Lanka's side?

2011-04-01 19:35

Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara believes winning the CWC will inspire a whole new generation, as was the case in 1996.

Cricket World Cup 2011

Toss controversy at CWC final

2011-04-02 11:41

Cricket World Cup match referee Jeff Crowe found himself involved in more final controversy as confusion reigned at the toss.

Cricket World Cup 2011

All set for World Cup final

2011-04-02 06:59

Frenzied fans, ticket touts and paramilitary police promised a heady mix of carnival and caution for the CWC final in Mumbai.

Cricket World Cup 2011

Mathews, Nehra out CWC final

2011-04-01 11:01

Sri Lankan all-rounder Angelo Mathews and Indian seamer Ashish Nehra have both been ruled out of the Cricket World Cup final.

Cricket World Cup 2011

Sri Lanka bat first in final

2011-04-02 10:33

Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara won the toss and elected to bat first in the Cricket World Cup final against India in Mumbai.

Cricket World Cup 2011

CWC final: Sachin-Murali show

2011-04-01 14:53

Praise and admiration rained down on Sachin Tendulkar and Muttiah Muralitharan, as these two legends prepare for one last hurrah.

Cricket World Cup 2011

Murali remains King of Spin

2011-04-01 10:28

Record-breaking Muttiah Muralitharan will leave a legacy of epic performances and bitter controversy over his action.

Featured Blog

Proteas the 'Team of the Decade'

South Africa's cricketers have done themselves proud, writes Fidel Castro, culminating in a prestigious ICC award for being the Associate Member Team of the Decade for services rendered to World Cricket...starting with Basil D'Oliveira's rescuing of a shocking England attack...

Featured Team

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka are a dominant force in the shorter formats, and they will look to go one better than their 2007 runners-up spot in the 2011 World Cup.


Featured Player

Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Indian skipper MS Dhoni is not only an outstanding wicketkeeper and an astute captain, but also one of India's many extremely destructive batsmen.


Featured Venue


Mumbai houses India's Hindi and Marathi film and TV industry, known as Bollywood and is a potpourri of many communities and cultures.

Latest Multimedia

VIDEO: WATCH: Documentary on Australian cricket's sandpaper scandal

Relive the controversial 2018 Australian cricket tour to South Africa, which rocked the game and resulted in various consequences.

More Multimedia

Cricket World Cup 2011

The day Aussies went 'soft'?

2011-04-01 07:37

Newly appointed Michael Clarke seems to represent a seismic change to Australian cricket captaincy characteristics. Read More


Who would you like to see named as the next Proteas' coach?

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.