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03 October 201404:43

ICC Cricket World Cup Weekly News Wrap 2

Find all of your ICC Cricket World Cup news from all over the globe during the past week right here.

ICC Cricket World Cup Weekly News Wrap 2 - Cricket News
Scotland clinches thriller against Tasmania
Cricketworldcup.com wraps up the latest fixtures from the ICC High Performance Programme Tour of Australia and New Zealand. Scotland and Ireland were in action in Australia while Afghanistan played its first match in New Zealand.

Volunteer Profile: Garth Weyer
The 4,000 strong volunteer workforce for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 is coming together, and here is your chance to learn more about one of our dedicated volunteers with this month’s volunteer profile from cricketworldcup.com

Afghanistan – New Zealand's second team for the ICC Cricket World Cup?
TVNZ goes on the hunt for a second team for Kiwis to support and meets Afghanistan in Mount Maunganui. New Zealanders are given a chance to hear why they should support the team and where they have come from. The Afghan team is also given the chance to experience a very different style of cricket, taking part in some beach cricket.

ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy visits Zimbabwe
Newsday.co.za reports on the Zimbabwe leg of the ICC Cricket World Cup trophy tour which included stops at Harare Sports Club, Harare Central Business District and Victoria Falls. This was the first time the ICC Cricket World Cup trophy has visited Zimbabwe.

Afghan journey to the World Cup fit for a film
On the eve of Afghanistan's first match in New Zealand, nzherald.co.nz reports on the rapid growth of cricket of cricket in Afghanistan.

World Cup adds extra domestic edge
Cricket.com.au reports that the Australia domestic one-day competition, the Matador Cup, will provide the perfect opportunity for players to press for a spot in the Australia ICC Cricket World Cup squad.

The return of the 1992 World Cup shirts
Cricinfo blogger Russell Jackson shares his thoughts on the return of the ICC Cricket World Cup 1992 shirts as a must have item for fans. Check out the full range of retro shirts at the ICC Cricket World Cup shop.

Watch the Ireland Squad's Visit to Dreamworld
Ireland took in a visit to the Dreamworld theme park on the Gold Coast as they settled into life down under on the HPP tour of Australia and New Zealand.