New Delhi, February 2, 2011
Yahoo! India and the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced the launch of the official ICC World Cup 2011 website - iccevents.yahoo.com today. This website will be the official ICC World Cup online destination for cricket enthusiasts from around the world who are following the ICC Cricket World Cup frenzy.
• Live scorecard interaction: Enjoy a more visual and captivating experience when following the World Cup online with the help of filter commentary options to check out what you want (e.g. 4's / 6's / wickets filters). You can also interact with other fans and Yahoo! Cricket experts through the Live Cricket Chat widget.
• Commentweeter: Get a consolidated view of Twitter updates directly from cricket fans and the top cricketers of the world in one single view.
• Yahoo! Face in the crowd -Yahoo! photographers will be doing rounds clicking pictures of fans in the stadiums during the World Cup matches. Unique and cool fan photographs will be selected for display on the stadium's big screen. Fans featured in the best photographs win cool Yahoo! goodie bags. You can also take your own 'Face in the crowd' pictures and upload them on Flickr.
Yahoo! Cricket keeps fans up to date with all the cricketing action around the world. From the latest cricket news, live ball by ball updates, match schedules, team & player profiles, cricket photos & videos, cricket interviews to columns - Yahoo! Cricket offers cricket fans with an enthralling and exciting experience that keeps cricket buffs as close to the 22 yards as possible.
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