Nasir Jamshed speaks to coach Waqar Younis

Pakistan v South Africa, World Cup 2015, Group B, Auckland

South Africa bowl, Duminy back

With JP Duminy's fit again and Kyle Abbott bowling well, South Africa finally fielded their best XI and chose to bowl against Pakistan in Auckland

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Chris Gayle gives it his all while playing a pull shot

India v West Indies, World Cup 2015, Group B, Perth

Holding slams 'irresponsible' WI batting

Former fast bowler Michael Holding was scathing in his criticism of West Indies, calling the team's batting against India "reckless and irresponsible"

James Anderson will hope to swing England to a surprise against Australia

England news

England urged to get in the swing

England must keep faith in their ability to swing the Kookaburra ball and risk a fuller, attacking length against Bangladesh, according to two coaches not involved with the set-up

Mitchell Johnson picks up Lahiru Thirimanne

World Cup 2015: Sri Lanka

Jayawardene unfazed by Australia's pace attack

Sri Lanka's away matches against Australia have always loomed as a trial-by-pace for the top order, but although the opposition bowlers are quick, that does not necessarily make them menacing, according to Mahela Jayawardene

AB de Villers steers the ball into the off side

Pakistan v South Africa, Group B, Auckland

Pakistan target runs, de Villiers

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has admitted that his team will need to get rid of AB de Villiers early if they are to triumph against South Africa in Auckland

Aaron Finch walks off after being dismissed for 4

World Cup 2015: Australia

Finch batting from memory

If it has only been three matches since Aaron Finch made a compelling century against England in the World Cup opener at the MCG, it has also been three weeks

MS Dhoni struck an unbeaten 56-ball 45 to guide India home

India v West Indies, Group B, Perth

Dhoni, bowlers extend World Cup streak

India were given their first scare of the World Cup when West Indies reduced them to 78 for 4 and 134 for 6 in a chase of 183, but MS Dhoni shepherded them through to an eventually comfortable win with four wickets in hand and 10.5 overs to spare

Brendan Taylor drills one through the off side

Ireland v Zimbabwe, World Cup 2015, Group B, Hobart

Eyes on the knockouts for Ireland

Ireland will know that victory against Zimbabwe would give them a good chance of progressing to the knockouts; Zimbabwe's chances are much slimmer even if they win this encounter, but that will not stop them from trying