Category: T20 Cricket

Asia Cup Qualifiers: Confident UAE knock Hong Kong out

Asia Cup Qualifiers: Confident UAE knock Hong Kong out

Asia Cup Qualifiers, 4th Match, Hong Kong vs UAE: UAE 147/4 (18.3/20 ov) beat Hong Kong 146/7 (20/20 ov) by 6 wickets (with 9 balls remaining) The United Arab Emirates have ended the hopes of a Hong Kong side dreaming for qualification to the main stages of the first ever Asia Cup edition using the T20 format. Hong Kong were […]

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Charles replaces Bravo in WI World T20 squad

Charles replaces Bravo in WI World T20 squad

St Lucia: After West Indies batsman Darren Bravo decided to dedicate more of his attention to the Test format, his name has been replaced by Johnson Charles in the squad for the 6th edition of the ICC World T20 which is all set to start in India next month. The news of Charles’ addition was confirmed by the West Indies […]

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Asia Cup Qualifiers: Zadrans steers Afghanistan to maiden win

Asia Cup Qualifiers: Zadrans steers Afghanistan to maiden win

Asia Cup Qualifiers: Afghanistan 168 for 7 (Noor Ali 63, Mehran 3-18, Bilal 3-33) beat Oman 165 for 4 (Ilyas 54, Maqsood 52, Naib 2-24) by three wickets Following their disappointing loss in the opener to the UAE, Afghanistan have reignited their hopes of making it to the main stages of the Asia Cup 2016 with a gutsy 3 wicket […]

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SA vs Eng: Morgan impressed with bowlers despite loss

SA vs Eng: Morgan impressed with bowlers despite loss

Cape Town: England T20 skipper Eoin Morgan is satisfied with the performance of his bowlers following his side’s narrow loss to homesdie South Africa in the first fame of the two match bout. “We created chances and opportunities to win the game. It’s a huge credit to our bowling unit. We came very close to defending that score. Looking at […]

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Dhoni: “No plans of retirement, India have a balanced side”

Dhoni: “No plans of retirement, India have a balanced side”

New Delhi: The most successful captain in Indian cricket history Mahendra Singh Dhoni has said that his team is well balanced in every department and things are looking perfect heading into the World t20 at home. India whitewashed Australia in the 3 match T20 series down-under and then outlasted Sri Lanka 2-1 at home. Apart from that loss to Sri […]

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SA vs Eng 1st T20: Tahir 4-for helps Proteans edge Eng in thriller

SA vs Eng 1st T20: Tahir 4-for helps Proteans edge Eng in thriller

SA vs Eng 1st T20: South Africa 135/7 (20.0/20 ov) beat England 134/8 (20/20 ov) by 3 wickets (with 0 balls remaining) What a first T20 between South Africa and England at Cape Town. The preparations for the ICC World T20 could not have gotten off to a more thrilling start than a low scoring phenomena between two of the […]

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India’s Mohammad Shami ruled out of Asia Cup

India’s Mohammad Shami ruled out of Asia Cup

Indian seamer Mohammad Shami has been ruled out of this month’s Asia Cup after the bowler failed to recover in time from the hamstring injury that ruled him out the two limited overs series against Australia last month. Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who featured in place of Shami down-under, has now been comfirmed in the Asia Cup squad as well. Shami travelled […]

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Asia Cup Qualifiers: UAE shock Afghanistan with Mustafa’s heroics

Asia Cup Qualifiers: UAE shock Afghanistan with Mustafa’s heroics

Asia Cup Qualifier, UAE vs Afghanistan: United Arab Emirates 176 for 4 (Mustafa 77, Shahzad 25, Rashid Khann 3-25) beat Afghanistan 160 (Sadiq 72; Naveed 2-23, Ahmed 2-28) by 16 runs The United Arab Emirates have stunningly opened the Asia Cup Qualifying stage with a surprise win over the highly rated Afghanistan in a thrilling high scoring contest on Friday. […]

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SA vs Eng 1st T20: Three Lions, Proteans battle for momentum before WT20

SA vs Eng 1st T20: Three Lions, Proteans battle for momentum before WT20

SA vs Eng 1st T20 at Cape Town Match Date: February 19, 2016 Start Time: 18 00 Local, 16 00 GMT With the ICC World T20 2016 looming around the corner, the star studded lineups of South Africa and England face-off in what promises to be not just an intense battle in the shortest version of the game, but also […]

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Afridi: “Changes in World T20 squad could be made”

Afridi: “Changes in World T20 squad could be made”

Dubai: Pakistan T20 skipper Shahid Khan Afridi has not ruled out the possibility of the management making some last gasp changes in the current World T20 squad for next month’s mega event in India. Although, the Pakistan Board and selection committee have already announced the 15 man squad for both the World T20, Afridi believes that nothing is final yet […]

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