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world cup T20


T20 WC: Hasaranga stars in Sri Lanka's massive 70-run win over Ireland

October 21, 2021 8:19 am

Asked to bat first, Sri Lanka recovered from 8 for 3 to make 171 for 7 in 20 overs and then returned to dismiss Ireland for 101 in 18.3 overs to grab the top position in Group A with four points from two matches.

New Lankan mystery: Maheesh Theekshana all set to carry Mendis’ legacy of unconventional spin forward

October 22, 2021 9:03 am

Like Mendis, Theekshana's non-bowling hand reaches upwards just before delivery, the index finger on that hand points skywards as if in premonition that the umpire is about to give the batsman out.

T20 WC: Wiese's knock helps Namibia beat Netherlands

October 20, 2021 7:56 pm

Wiese's maiden international half-century changed the pace of the game in matter of minutes as runs flew thick and fast after he took charge at the crease.

Ind-Aus World T20 warm up: Rohit leads, top scores and gets Kohli to bowl

October 21, 2021 8:15 am

Rohit Sharma led the team and Virat Kohli played under him. As regards to the near future, it pointed towards a seamless transition after the T20 World Cup.

T20 WC: Scrappy Bangladesh stay alive with 26-run win over Oman

October 20, 2021 3:05 pm

Both Oman and Bangladesh now have one win each, and will be vying for the only remaining spot to qualify for the Super 12 stage.

Haider Ali: Pakistan's Rohit Sharma, and a courageous adventure-seeker

October 20, 2021 3:03 pm

Young Haider Ali comes from a place known for daredevil tent-peggers, and is expected to bring the same jazbaa & dileri to the T20 World Cup

England's Liam Livingstone overcomes finger injury before T20 World Cup

October 19, 2021 8:39 pm

Livingstone left the field with the little finger on his left hand swollen after he dropped a catch at deep midwicket during England's seven-wicket defeat by India on Monday.

T20 WC: Berrington, Davey guide Scotland to 17-run win over PNG

October 19, 2021 7:53 pm

Scotland grabbed the top position in Group B with two wins having shocked Bangladesh in their opening game.

T20 WC: Sri Lanka trump spirited Namibia by seven wickets to make winning start

October 19, 2021 7:57 am

The Sri Lankan bowlers dominated the inexperienced Namibian line-up to bundle them out for a paltry 96 after inviting them to bat and then overhauled the target with 6.3 overs to spare

Hazlewood says IPL was "perfect" preparation for T20 World Cup

October 18, 2021 4:08 pm

The 30-year-old returned to the IPL even as pace colleagues Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc and Kane Richardson opted out of the second leg of the lucrative league and remained at home.