Cricket

Abdul Qadir: Former Pakistan cricketer dies aged 63

Leg-spinner, who played 67 Tests and 104 ODIs for Pakistan, died in Lahore of cardiac arrest.

Abdul Qadir: Former Pakistan cricketer dies aged 63

REWIND

Proud to be an Afghan: Cricket in the Shadow of War

From refugee camps to global fame - the rise of Afghan cricket and how it helped unify and redefine a war-torn nation.

Europe

Cricket in Sweden: Afghan refugees boost player numbers

For the players, it is also a chance to break through social boundaries and speak their already-fluent Swedish.

Sport

Zimbabwe cricket suspended over 'political interference'

ICC freezes funding and bans Zimbabwean teams from competing after government commission installs temporary leadership.

Zimbabwe cricket suspended over 'political interference'

Cricket World Cup

Cricket World Cup: England beat New Zealand to lift trophy

Hosts England edge past New Zealand in a nerve-wracking final to win the World Cup for the first time.

Cricket World Cup: England beat New Zealand to lift trophy

Cricket World Cup

'Party poopers' New Zealand, hosts England eye World Cup glory

Favourites England take on Black Caps in the final at Lord's with both sides aiming for a first World Cup title.

'Party poopers' New Zealand, hosts England eye World Cup glory

Cricket World Cup

Hosts England beat Australia to reach World Cup final

Century stand by England openers carried on the bowlers' good work to seal a spot in Sunday's final against New Zealand.

England trounce Australia to reach Cricket World Cup final

Cricket World Cup

New Zealand stun India to reach ICC World Cup final

Black Caps upset cricketing powerhouse India in dramatic two-day contest to reach their second consecutive final.

Cricket World Cup: New Zealand stun India to reach final

Cricket

Mexican women cricketers pushing boundaries... and scoring them

Lack of players, facilities and funding has not stopped interested individuals from taking up an 'alien' sport.

Mexican women cricketers pushing boundaries... and scoring them

Cricket World Cup

Pakistan out of Cricket World Cup despite beating Bangladesh

Former champions faced a near-impossible task of securing a win by more than 300 runs to reach the semi-finals.

Pakistan out of Cricket World Cup despite beating Bangladesh

Cricket World Cup

'Make that 7': Indian fans rejoice cricket win over Pakistan

India beat Pakistan in a rain-affected Cricket World Cup match.