Cricket http://au.rd.yahoo.com/news/rss/top_stories/*http://au.news.yahoo.com/top/ en-au Copyright (c) 2015 Yahoo New Zealand. All rights reserved. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:50:28 +1300 Yahoo New Zealand Sport https://s.yimg.com/ao/i/hp/nz2/test/ynz.gif 144 36 Cricket selectors mull XI for WACA clash (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26470996

Australia will have it easy against Afghanistan, but selectors face a tough ask picking their pace aces and dealing with James Faulkner's imminent return.

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 18:01:14 +1300
England on brink of CWC exit (Newstalk ZB) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26470819

England are teetering on the brink of a Cricket World Cup exit.

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:46:10 +1300
Afghanistan familiar foes for Hesson (NZ Newswire) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26470654

Afghanistan won't be a surprise package for New Zealand cricket coach Mike Hesson, who has coached against them and seen them in other action.

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 15:03:12 +1300
Afghanistan familiar foes for Hesson (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26470638

Afghanistan won't be a surprise package for New Zealand cricket coach Mike Hesson, who has coached against them and seen them in other action.

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 15:02:11 +1300
England admit third World Cup loss stings (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26470640

Letting Sri Lanka stroll to victory in Wellington rocks England skipper Eoin Morgan more than their other World Cup losses.

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 15:01:24 +1300
Andrew Flintoff opens up about depression (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26470404

Former English cricket captain Andrew "Freddie" Flintoff opens up about his battle with depression on I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here!

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:44:10 +1300
Pakistan keep World Cup hopes alive (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26470548

Giant quick Mohammad Irfan ensured Pakistan stands tall when they need to at the World Cup.

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:30:02 +1300
Pakistan seal 20-run Cup win at Gabba (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26469050

Pakistan have kept their World Cup finals hopes alive with a plucky 20-run win over Zimbabwe at the Gabba on Sunday night.

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:07:06 +1300
Sri Lankan bowler fined for beamers (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26470353

Sri Lankan fast bowler Suranga Lakmal has copped a fine for bowling two consecutive beamers at England's Jos Buttler.

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 11:05:10 +1300
Sri Lanka's Herath doubtful for Australia clash (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26470171

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Sri Lanka spinner Rangana Herath is doubtful for next weekend's World Cup Pool A clash against Australia after hurting his spinning hand while bowling against England at Welling...

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:23:44 +1300