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3 hrs ago | Cricket World
Jack Vittles says that Pakistan contain the most match-winners in their ICC World Twenty20 2014 squad and that is why he makes them his favourites to win in Bangladesh.
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That inaugural tournament is perhaps best remembered for Yuvraj Singh smashing England's Stuart Broad for six sixes in one over, enroute the final.
11 hrs ago | The Indian Express
Misbah continues to play in domestic T20, he quit T20 internationals in 2012 and was replaced by Hafeez as captain.
15 hrs ago | DFW Catholic
Colombo, Sri Lanka, Mar 11, 2014 / 02:05 am .- The 80th annual "Battle of the Saints", a cricket match between rival schools in Sri Lanka's Colombo archdiocese, ended in a draw this weekend.
Originating from England several hundred years ago, Cricket has been gaining popularity in several other countries as well.
Mitchell Guy Johnson, now the world's best fast bowler and a nightmare for all batsmen has already seen many ups and downs in his nine years of international cricket.
Their chastening 27-run defeat in the first of three Twenty20 internationals against West Indies on Sunday was a distinctly unpromising performance, particularly because England were undone by spin - sure to be a potent weapon again for all contenders at the forthcoming tournament in Bangladesh.
Seven years, and what seems like a lifetime ago, Zimbabwe delivered one of the most memorable performances in a twenty-over match .
Pakistan's experienced slow left-armer Abdur Rehman came on for the 11th over of the match against Bangladesh - and bowled three high full tosses.
Touring the sub-continent was a mission to be endured with gritted teeth. A loss was usually attributed to biased umpiring, doctored pitches, and foreign food , writes Michael Jeh Brisbane: Born in Sri Lanka, senior education in Australia, professional cricket career in England, played cricket all over the world.
West Indies returned to winning ways in the shortest variety, defeating England by 27 runs in the first T20 International of a three-match series at Kensington Oval in Bridgetown on Sunday.
Opener Lahiru Thirimanne hit a magnificent century to help Sri Lanka thump Pakistan by five wickets to regain the Asia Cup one-day cricket title in Dhaka on Saturday.The left-hander notched 101 for his third one-day hundred to anchor Sri Lanka's successful chase of a 261-run target in 46.2 overs for his country's fifth Asia Cup at Dhaka's Shere ... (more)
Sri Lankan opening batsman Lahiru Thirimanne hammered Pakistan's bowlers at will, hitting 13 boundaries to score a magnificent century at the Asia Cup final Saturday in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
India's stand-in captain for the Asia Cup has reclaimed the No 1 position in the latest ICC Player Rankings for ODI Batsmen, which were released on Sunday after the conclusion of the Asia Cup.
Proteas T20 captain Faf Du Plessis s Test leadership audition gets under way in the three match T20 series against Australia.
Sri Lanka have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Afghanistan Cricket Board to support the development of cricket in Afghanistan.