Yarn bombers have festooned Octagon trees with flags of Cricket World Cup teams coming to Dunedin as part of final preparations for the city's hosting of the tournament.
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New Zealand need only refer to their most recent match at a Cricket World Cup to realise the threat posed by Sri Lankan pace bowler Lasith Malinga.
Years of scientific research will lie hidden behind every Black Caps ball sent hurtling down the pitch at Christchurch's Hagley Oval tomorrow.
The Black Caps launch their World Cup campaign against Sri Lanka at Hagley Oval tomorrow. Cricket writerAdrian Seconi gauges the mood of some Otago fans before the tournament.
Michael Clarke has been ruled out of Australia's World Cup opening match on Saturday.
New Zealand out and out World Cup favourites? That might be pushing it a bit, according to wicketkeeper Luke Ronchi.
Thousands of Cantabrians are expected to flock to tonight's opening ceremony for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 tournament, which will include a starring role for All Blacks captain Richie McCaw.
The Cricket World Cup is just two days away and excitement is nearing fever pitch. The Black Caps can win this thing, right? Robert van Royen has no doubt, but Adrian Seconi is worried the party may be spoiled.
New Zealand gave South Africa a serious spanking in their final World Cup warmup at Hagley Oval today.
Glenn Maxwell and David Warner have blasted explosive centuries as Australia extended India's winless tour with a 106-run belting in a World Cup warm-up match in Adelaide.
Australia win the final easily and lift cricket's World Cup.
It's time to apply some rugby terminology to the cricket World Cup preparations, like thinking in terms of a first XV rather than first XI.
Picture if you will - and it's hard at the moment - a rainy day at the bach.
New Zealand's opening World Cup game potentially just got several degrees tougher with the news that Sri Lanka's star bowler Lasith Malinga will be fit for the match at Hagley Oval this Saturday.
Alarm bells sounded after Monday's cricket World Cup practice match at the SCG, but they were ringing long before the end for the West Indies, as they suffered a humiliating nine-wicket loss to England.
Cricket fans have a nervous wait ahead of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 opening game in Christchurch on Saturday, with early weather forecasts predicting dark clouds ahead.
Martin Guptill provided the sole ray of sunshine on a bitterly cold, gloomy day at Lincoln yesterday.
Today can't come and go quickly enough for Faf du Plessis.
Bosses of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 are confident the "sickness" of match-fixing won't play a part in the showcase tournament starting on Saturday.
New Zealand cricketing great Martin Crowe selflessly described Kane Williamson's form this summer as the "dawn of probably our greatest ever batsman".