Pakistan eves defeat India by 2 runs

Pakistan eves defeat India by 2 runs

Srinagar: Indian women’s team on Saturday lost to arch rivals Pakistan by two runs via Duckworth-Lewis method in a rain-affected group league encounter of the ICC World T20, here this evening. Batting first, India managed a paltry 96 for seven in 20 overs with Veda Krishnamurthy making 24. In reply, Pakistan were 77 for six […]

ICC suspends Taskin, Sunny from bowling

NEW DELHI: Bangladesh pace sensation Taskin Ahmed and left-arm spinner Arafat Sunny were Saturday suspended for bowling with an illegal action by the ICC, dealing a massive blow to the team’s campaign in the ongoing World Twenty20. “The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced that independent assessments have found the bowling actions of Bangladesh’s Arafat […]

There is no favorite team in a T-20 match: Bedi

There is no favorite team in a T-20 match: Bedi

By Rafiq A Wani Srinagar: India-Pakistan is always a pressure game, and Saturday’s encounter won’t be any different. For India, it is almost a must win game and the stage is all set for a high voltage encounter of the World T-20 tournament at Eden Gardens Kolkata. Former India skipper and legendary left arm spinner […]

The way boys did not give up, speaks a lot, says Inzamam

KOLKATA: Pakistan great Inzamam-ul-Haq, who is now the coach of Afghanistan, was all praise for his team’s gritty performance against Sri Lanka during their narrow six-wicket loss in a World T20 match in Kolkata. Afghanistan had rode on their skipper Asghar Stanikzai’s 62 to post a challenging 153/7 but it was Tillakaratne Dilshan who steered […]

England face must-win situation against South Africa

Mumbai: Bruised and battered by the Chris Gayle mauling, England are faced with a must-win situation as they look ways to contain South Africa in their ICC World Twenty20 match here on Friday. Shell-shocked by Gayle’s record 47-ball century, England are required to win against the Proteas, to whom they lost 0-2 in the tune-up […]

RCB intimates BCCI about Mallya resignation, Adams new boss

New Delhi: IPL franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore has written to the Indian cricket board (BCCI), intimating them about Vijay Mallya’s resignation from the post of Director of Royal Challengers Sports Private Limited (RCSPL). According to reliable sources, the top BCCI officials in the IPL governing council received an e-mail on March 7 from franchise official […]

It was selectors decision to play three spinners, says Santner

NAGPUR: Hero of New Zealand’s thumping win over India, Mitchell Santner said they vindicated the selectors’ decision to play three spinners in their World T20 opener, here. Santner, whose international cricket can still be called nascent, returned four for 11 to help shoot out India for their second-lowest ever score of 79. “It was selectors […]