ICC World Cup 2007 Cricket Logo, MascotThe ICC Cricket World Cup 2007 is bigger than ever, with a total of 16 teams contesting 51 matches, over a period of 47 days.

Millions of cricket fans worldwide are hooked to internet for free match video recordings on YouTube, live cricket scores, ball by ball news updates and streaming audio commentary / podcasts on cricket websites.

Google is also trying to cash in on the cricket fever that has gripped the whole world. It is however very unlikely that you will get to watch live video of World Cup cricket matches on Google Video or Youtube since Indya is the official online partner.

Google Cricket Logo» Google launched an official Cricket Blog authored by veteran cricket star Kris Srikkanth. [Another legend, Sunil Gavaskar is already doing Cricket podcasts for Yahoo!]

» If you are writing a cricket blog on Blogger, share you blog with Google and the winner will be on TV with Kris Srikkanth - Google Cricket Blog Contest.

» Google has released new cricket gadgets for Google Desktop users that allows them to get the latest news / cricket scores / match video recordings right in their desktop sidebars.

Related IPL Cricket content:
Cricket Scores - This displays the live scores of current cricket matches on your desktop. You can also view the full detailed scorecards for a match and also check the world cup 2007 cricket schedule.

Google Cricket VideosCricket Videos - The widget fetches the latest World Cup Cricket videos from YouTube.com and plays them on your desktop.

Cricket Images and News - Displays the latest cricket news headlines and pictures related to cricket as a slideshow on your desktop.

Some extra Cricket World Cup 2007 resources:

» You can download the time table for World Cup 2007 matches at MatchSchedulePrinter.pdf. [print version]

» The Official Website of Cricket World Cup 2007 is located at indya.com, a News Corporation internet property.

» World Cup Anthem - Download the official song of Cricket World Cup 2007 ("The Game of Love and Unity") from indya.com or search on the YouTube India site.

» The Cricket World Cup 2007 Logo displays a Caribbean setting with a palm tree, a red human figure, and a bat and ball forming the trunk and fruit. The logo of 2007 Cricket World Cup depicts the passion for the game of cricket in Caribbean.



» The tickets of World Cup 2007 Cricket Matches can be purchased online from the official website here. You must have a valid email address and an international Visa or Mastercard.

» The Official Mascot of ICC Cricket World Cup 2007 is Mello, a teenager. Because Mello is conscious of the growing HIV problem around the world he wears a red ribbon to show his support for the ICC and United Nations AIDS initiative.

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