International Cricket Council (ICC) on Tuesday announced the venues for the men's and women's World T20I tournaments in 2020. The event will be played in Australia with Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Geelong, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney as host cities. The ICC announced that the 2020 event will, for the first time, see women’s and men’s competitions held as stand alone events in the same host country and in the same year. The aim is to give the best female and male cricketers respective opportunities to capture…
LONDON: Lord's Cricket Stadium presented tribute to Pakistan's star all-rounder Shahid Khan Afridi with a video of his 2009 World T20 winning performance. The stadium dubbed as 'Home of Cricket' runs a proper social media account and tweets interesting stuff about game. A number of international players have also chosen their 'All-Time XI' teams by talking to the social media team of the ground. A fond farewell to international cricket to @SAfridiOfficial. Worth watching his 2009 World T20 winning…
BENGALURU: India won the Blind Cricket World T20 after defeating Pakistan by nine wickets in the final played at the at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat against arch-rivals and defending champions India. The team scored 197 runs for eight wickets in the allotted twenty overs. Badar Munir remains the top scorer with 57 runs from 37 balls, while India's KetanPatel and Jaffar Iqbal took a couple of wickets each. India chased the target in the eighteenth over. Opener …
LAHORE: Chairman Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Shaharyar Khan said on Tuesday he was not in favour of the next World T20 tournament to take place in 2018 and asserted that cricket bodies should pay more attention towards Test format calling it ‘real face of the sport’.
ANTIGUA: Legend cricketer Sir Vivian Richards has said that International Cricket Council (ICC) had different rules for its member countries.
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council has criticised West Indies for using their victory speech at the World Twenty20 tournament to complain about their cricket board after a long drawn-out pay dispute.
LONDON: England all-rounder Ben Stokes says he was left devastated by his last over horror show in the World Twenty20 final against West Indies and has yet to watch a re-run of Carlos Brathwaite hitting him for four straight sixes.
ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Inter-Provincial Coordination Riaz Pirzada has said that bad captaincy is the main reason for the national cricket team's dismal performance, ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistani legend cricketer Imran Khan has said that the current situation of the team would have been different if test captain Misbah-ul-Haq was leading the Twenty20 side, ARY News reported.
Carlos Brathwaite's four consecutive sixes that carried West Indies victory over England in the World Twenty20 final capped what former players and journalists described as one of the sport's greatest matches on Monday.