Category: T20 Cricket

Todd Astle called up for T20s against Pakistan – New Zealand vs Pakistan 2016

Todd Astle called up for T20s against Pakistan – New Zealand vs Pakistan 2016

New Zealand have made a change to their T20 squad, with leg-spinning all-rounder Todd Astle called to the side for the first time since 2012. Astle’s last appearance for the Black Caps came on his debut Test match against Sri Lanka in November 2012, which means the 29 year is set to kick off his limited overs career from Friday. […]

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World T20 trophy unveiled at APS, Peshawar

World T20 trophy unveiled at APS, Peshawar

Peshawar: The ICC World T20 trophy has reached Pakistan today. The unveiling ceremony of the World T20 trophy took place at the terror-hit Army Public School (APS) in Peshawar. ODI captain Azhar Ali was present to honor the ceremony. The ICC World T20 trophy is continuing its journey to all parts of the world and at the moment, it is […]

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Afghanistan sign off with another thumping win – Afg vs Zim 2nd T20, Full Match report

Afghanistan sign off with another thumping win – Afg vs Zim 2nd T20, Full Match report

Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe 2nd T20 at Sharjah: Afghanistan 215 for 6 (Shahzad 118*) beat Zimbabwe 134 (Masakadza 63, Moor 35, Hamza 2-15) by 81 runs Mohammad Shahzad was the star of the show yet again, as his incredible power-hitting cemented a thumping 81 run win over Afghanistan. With that, the Afghans have successfully completed a 2-0 whitewash of Zimbabwe in […]

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Zimbabwe squad for Bangladesh series – Zimbabwe in Bangladesh 2016

Zimbabwe squad for Bangladesh series – Zimbabwe in Bangladesh 2016

Following the the UAE tour where Zimbabwe are currently playing Afghanistan, the men in orange would travel to Bangladesh for a 4 match T20 series which kicks off from January 15. The Zimbabwe squad for the Bangladesh T20 series has been announced. Sean Williams missed the Afghanistan series due to a groin injury, he makes a comeback to the squad. […]

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Tim Southee out of Pakistan series

Tim Southee out of Pakistan series

Auckland: Tim Southee’s left foot scares seem to remain persistent and now the paceman is set to miss the 3 match T20 series against Pakistan. New Zealand cricket confirmed on Sunday that CT scans conducted on Southee’s left foot reveal severe bruises, which would take him more time then first assumed. Southee was expected to be fit after the Sri […]

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Guptill makes fastest 50, Munro breaks the record half hour later – New Zealand kill Sri Lanka, 2nd T20

Guptill makes fastest 50, Munro breaks the record half hour later – New Zealand kill Sri Lanka, 2nd T20

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I at Auckland: New Zealand 147 for 1 (Guptill 63, Munro 50) beat Sri Lanka 142 for 8 (Mathews 81*, Elliott 4-22) by nine wickets The Sri Lankan’s signed off from their tour of New Zealand in the worst possible fashion, arguably their most humiliating defeat in T20 history, lets see what happened. An […]

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“Ross Taylor will fill the void left by McCullum” – Mike Hesson

“Ross Taylor will fill the void left by McCullum” – Mike Hesson

New Zealand head coach Mike Hesson has said that he expects Ross Taylor to fill the void left by the retiring Brendon McCullum, and believes that he is the man who can play a very important role for the Blackcaps in the upcoming World T20 in India. New Zealand’s T20 system has experienced a total transformation in the last year […]

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Australia vs India 2016 – Full Schedule / Series Preview

Australia vs India 2016 – Full Schedule / Series Preview

2015 was an eventful year for both Australia and India. While Australia in addition to their dominant World Cup triumph at home, emerged the better team against both New Zealand and the West Indies. Although, the fell short 2-3 in the Ashes against a young England side, the Australians would feel 2015 was a highly productive year for them, despite […]

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Afghanistan looking to impress in the T20 series, following top 10 entrance

Afghanistan looking to impress in the T20 series, following top 10 entrance

Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe, 1st T20I Friday, January 8, 2016, 16 00 GMT Since Afghanistan began the tour of Zimbabwe in October, they have written new and improved history in their troubled cricket books. The Afghan men now hold one home and one away series win against a Test playing nation. Moreover they are now ranked in the Top 10 of […]

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New Zealand snatches a three-run win over Srilanka

New Zealand snatches a three-run win over Srilanka

Kane Williamson is an intelligent cricketer but when it comes to leading his side, he has to learn a few tricks immediately. He ran out of his front line bowling attack and had to rely on the gentle medium pace bowling of Grant Elliot in the final over of the first T20 game. Srilanka required 13 runs to win the […]

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