The numbers tell the story. In the last 10 matches (including the two World Cup warm-up games), the highest score put up by a batting line-up against South Africa was 254.
Yuvraj Singh was pleased as a punch after his superb all-round show that carried India to a victory over Ireland on Sunday. The southpaw took five wickets and then followed it up with fifty runs against a disciplined Ireland attack.
After extending their unbeaten run in the World Cup with a win over Ireland, India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Sundau said his side is improving with every single match and also praised the Irish players for their fighting spirit and outstanding fielding.
Kenya and Canada will clash in a Group A match at the Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi today with both teams knowing that it will be their best chance to post a win in the World Cup.
Mike Hussey is back in contention to bat in the World Cup after earning a call up to Australia's 15-man squad as a replacement for injured fast bowler Doug Bollinger.
Cricket's controversial Decision Review System (DRS) has improved correct umpiring verdicts by more than seven percent in the World Cup, the game's governing body said on today
India might have been made to toil hard by Ireland but coach Gary Kirsten is happy that his side has not got any "easy matches" so far in the World Cup as this has helped Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men get a hang of different situations.
Kemar Roach may be short for a fast bowler but he does pack a punch. At 22, he is already leading the West Indies bowling attack and his hat-trick against the Netherlands, the first of this World Cup, has become the talking point of the tournament.
In-form Pakistan will have to guard against complacency and their tendency to implode when they take on New Zealand in a World Cup Group A match in Kandy on Tuesday.
Resurgent England need to find a new opening partnership for Friday's World Cup clash against Bangladesh after Kevin Pietersen's exit, but coach Andy Flower isn't giving the game away.
India will look to wrap up a convincing victory over rock-bottom Netherlands in the World Cup on Wednesday and virtually make sure of their quarter-final berth.
England suffered another blow on Tuesday when medium-pacer Stuart Broad was ruled out for the rest of the World Cup. Nilankur Das reports.
Ireland teenager George Dockrell said it had been a "dream come true" for him to dismiss Sachin Tendulkar after the underdogs gave World Cup co-hosts India a fright.
Star New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor on Tuesday said that his captain Daniel Vettori did not suffer a serious injury during the World Cup match against Pakistan and is expected to be fit quickly to lead the side.
Given that it's the Netherlands up next, it was not unusual to see the Indians in a completely relaxed mood on Tuesday.