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24 January 201509:12

ICC Cricket World Cup Weekly Wrap: Volume 18

With plenty of ODI cricket happening around the world and less than three weeks until #cwc15 begins - the countdown is well and truly on! Catch up on all the week's news in our Weekly Wrap!

ICC Cricket World Cup Weekly Wrap: Volume 18  - Cricket News

AB de Villiers broke the record for the fastest ODI century - off just 31 balls.

AB de Villiers hits fastest ODI century
Now that AB de Villiers has broken the record for the fastest ODI century off just 31 balls, the record breakers will be on display at #cwc15 with previous holders Corey Anderson and Shahid Afridi lined up to play along with the holder of the fastest World Cup century - Kevin O'Brien. Read on cricketworldcup.com

Ronchi and Elliott combine for world record stand
In the fifth ODI between New Zealand and Sri Lanka, Luke Ronchi and Grant Elliott shared a blistering world record sixth-wicket stand of 267, reports cricketworldcup.com

ICC Cricket World Cup Quiz: POWERPLAY mode launches
The ultimate test of cricket fans' knowledge launched this week with the 'Powerplay' mode of the official CWC Quiz going live on cricketworldcup.com

World Cup Form Guide: Volume One
There is plenty of ODI cricket happening around the world as teams fine-tune their line-ups for the tournament. Cricketworldcup.com casts its eye over who is looking in good form for #cwc15


David Richardson says ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 will be "bigger and better" than ever
ICC Chief Executive David Richardson believes that “there has been no stone left unturned” as preparations continue ahead of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, reports cricketworldcup.com

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Warm Up Matches
A series of warm up matches in the second week of February will provide a chance for fans away from the tournament venues to see some of the stars of the game in action, reports cricketworldcup.com

100 Greatest Moments Countdown
The 100 greatest moments countdown continues with an amazing bowling display by Shane Bond, Adam Gilchrist's sportsmanship, a Sri Lankan World Cup title and much more being featured this week. Make sure you follow cricketworldcup.com for a new moment every day and VOTE to help us find the greatest moment ever!


Exclusive columns from World Cup legends
Catch up on the latest columns on cricketworldcup.com from Sir Vivian RIchards, Paul Collingwood, Andy Bichel and Javagal Srinath.


Saxton Oval a winner
The cricketing world had its eyes on Saxton Oval this week as New Zealand played Sri Lanka in just the second ever ODI played on the ground ahead of #cwc15, reports stuff.co.nz

Peter Anderson on coaching the Afghanistan cricket team to #cwc15
Former Queensland wicketkeeper Peter Anderson talks to foxsports.com.au about what it is like to coach and live in Afghanistan, and what to expect from the associate team at #cwc15.