T20 World Cup

Timelines
India could play three T20Is against SA ahead of IPL

22 Jul 2020

India could play three T20Is against SA ahead of IPL

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is likely to explore the possibility of a three-match T20I series against South Africa in the UAE.

#IPL2020: BCCI responds as broadcasters express reservations about schedule

20 Jul 2020

#IPL2020: BCCI responds as broadcasters express reservations about schedule

The BCCI Apex Council members, on Friday, had revealed the provisional schedule for the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League.

ICC postpones Men's T20 World Cup to 2021

20 Jul 2020

ICC postpones Men's T20 World Cup to 2021

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has officially postponed the Men's T20 World Cup by a year due to coronavirus pandemic.

#NewsBytesExplainer: What lies ahead for AB de Villiers?

19 Jul 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: What lies ahead for AB de Villiers?

South African superstar AB de Villiers made a blistering return to professional cricket in the recently concluded 3TC Solidarity Cup.

BCCI expects ICC to announce T20 World Cup postponement

19 Jul 2020

BCCI expects ICC to announce T20 World Cup postponement

The fate of this year's Indian Premier League could be decided on Monday when the International Cricket Council (ICC) meets virtually.

Apex Council meeting: IPL 2020 could be held in UAE

18 Jul 2020

Apex Council meeting: IPL 2020 could be held in UAE

The Indian Premier League is likely to be held in the UAE between September 26 and November 7, subject to government clearance.

Big Bash League to commence on December 3

15 Jul 2020

Big Bash League to commence on December 3

Cricket Australia (CA) announced the provisional schedule of the upcoming Big Bash League, on Wednesday.

Asia Cup gets called-off, confirms Sourav Ganguly

08 Jul 2020

Asia Cup gets called-off, confirms Sourav Ganguly

The upcoming edition of the Asia Cup has been canceled due to coronavirus pandemic.

ICC set to discuss nomination process for next chairman

24 Jun 2020

ICC set to discuss nomination process for next chairman

The International Cricket Council (ICC) board members are set to discuss nomination process for its next chairman, via a video-conference on Thursday.

CPL 2020: Chris Gayle opts out due to personal reasons

23 Jun 2020

CPL 2020: Chris Gayle opts out due to personal reasons

West Indian opener Chris Gayle has pulled out of the Caribbean Premier League 2020, citing personal reasons.

Australian cricketers could play IPL if T20 WC gets called-off

21 Jun 2020

Australian cricketers could play IPL if T20 WC gets called-off

David Warner said that Australian players will likely feature in the Indian Premier League, if the T20 World Cup gets canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic.

Cricket Australia set to appoint first woman CEO

19 Jun 2020

Cricket Australia set to appoint first woman CEO

Cricket Australia (CA) is all set to appoint a woman as CEO for the first time in history.

Nick Hockley replaces Kevin Roberts as interim CA chief executive

16 Jun 2020

Nick Hockley replaces Kevin Roberts as interim CA chief executive

Cricket Australia (CA) announced the departure of Kevin Roberts from its chief executive's role following an emergency board meeting, on Monday.

Staging T20 World Cup unrealistic amid COVID-19 pandemic: Cricket Australia

16 Jun 2020

Staging T20 World Cup unrealistic amid COVID-19 pandemic: Cricket Australia

Cricket Australia chairman Earl Eddings has said this year's ICC T20 World Cup amid the coronavirus pandemic seems "unrealistic" as it will be difficult to fly in 16 teams to the country.

No decision on Asia Cup yet: BCCI

15 Jun 2020

No decision on Asia Cup yet: BCCI

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has expressed discontent with reports about Sri Lanka hosting the impending Asia Cup edition.

'Playing without fans will be tough', says Sachin Tendulkar

14 Jun 2020

'Playing without fans will be tough', says Sachin Tendulkar

Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar believes players will find it difficult to play without the presence of spectators.

Australia's Sports Minister hopeful of conducting T20 WC this year

12 Jun 2020

Australia's Sports Minister hopeful of conducting T20 WC this year

Australia's Sports Minister Richard Colbeck, on Friday, said that the country is still hopeful of hosting the impending T20 World Cup.

BCCI working on all options to stage IPL 2020: Ganguly

11 Jun 2020

BCCI working on all options to stage IPL 2020: Ganguly

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is hoping to host the Indian Premier League (IPL) behind closed doors this year.

ICC defers decision on T20 World Cup

10 Jun 2020

ICC defers decision on T20 World Cup

The International Cricket Council (ICC) will continue to explore a number of contingency plans regarding the future of Men's T20 World Cup 2020 and ICC Women's Cricket World Cup 2021, until next month.

Ian Chappell advocates Hardik Pandya's inclusion for Australia Test series

07 Jun 2020

Ian Chappell advocates Hardik Pandya's inclusion for Australia Test series

Australian veteran Ian Chappell believes India should include Hardik Pandya in the roaster for the impending Test series Down Under.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why West Indies could retain T20 WC title

06 Jun 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why West Indies could retain T20 WC title

West Indies are never bereft of talent when it comes to the shortest format.

ICC shouldn't stage T20 WC without spectators: Wasim Akram

05 Jun 2020

ICC shouldn't stage T20 WC without spectators: Wasim Akram

Bowling legend Wasim Akram believes the International Cricket Council (ICC) shouldn't conduct the impending T20 World Cup sans spectators.

Smith wants to play IPL if World T20 gets postponed

01 Jun 2020

Smith wants to play IPL if World T20 gets postponed

Australian batsman Steve Smith expressed his interest in playing the Indian Premier League if the impending T20 World Cup gets deferred.

T20 World Cup could be postponed: Kumar Sangakkara

30 May 2020

T20 World Cup could be postponed: Kumar Sangakkara

Former Sri Lankan skipper Kumar Sangakkara voiced his opinion on the fate of ICC T20 World Cup.

T20 World Cup schedule under high risk: Kevin Roberts

29 May 2020

T20 World Cup schedule under high risk: Kevin Roberts

Cricket Australia CEO Kevin Roberts believes the upcoming T20 World Cup is unlikely to be held this year, owing to the coronavirus pandemic.

ICC to shift T20 World Cup from India?

27 May 2020

ICC to shift T20 World Cup from India?

The ongoing battle between International Cricket Council (ICC) and Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) seems to have taken an ugly turn.

Cricket Australia hopeful of hosting India later in the year

22 May 2020

Cricket Australia hopeful of hosting India later in the year

Cricket Australia chief executive Kevin Roberts revealed the plans to host India for a Test series, are on.

ICC T20 World Cup 2020: Records that can be broken

20 May 2020

ICC T20 World Cup 2020: Records that can be broken

T20 cricket has seen several highs and lows ever since the inaugural World T20 edition, wherein India clinched the title.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Importance of bouncers in T20 cricket

18 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Importance of bouncers in T20 cricket

A bouncer is the most common, yet profound weapon in the arsenal of fast bowlers.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why Ashwin could make a comeback in T20Is

08 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why Ashwin could make a comeback in T20Is

Ravichandran Ashwin has been the mainstay spinner for India in the longest format since 2014.

Will be disappointing if India don't tour us: Marnus Labuschagne

04 May 2020

Will be disappointing if India don't tour us: Marnus Labuschagne

Australian middle-order batsman Marnus Labuschagne stated the entire team would be disappointed if India don't tour Australia, due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus outbreak: BCCI to prioritize future bilateral series

26 Apr 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: BCCI to prioritize future bilateral series

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is reportedly devising a plan to help financially-hit cricket nations in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

#CoronavirusOutbreak: ICC T20 World Cup may be postponed, feels Finch

23 Apr 2020

#CoronavirusOutbreak: ICC T20 World Cup may be postponed, feels Finch

Australia's limited-overs captain Aaron Finch feels the ICC T20 World Cup 2020 could be postponed by 2-3 months in wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Mitchell Starc's rise to prominence in international cricket

21 Apr 2020

Mitchell Starc's rise to prominence in international cricket

Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc is one of the fastest bowlers in world cricket among active cricketers.

'India could hold T20 World Cup 2020', Sunil Gavaskar suggests

21 Apr 2020

'India could hold T20 World Cup 2020', Sunil Gavaskar suggests

Former Indian opener Sunil Gavaskar believes India and Australia could swap the T20 World Cup in order to host the tournaments in two consecutive years.

No decision on T20 World Cup till August: Sources

20 Apr 2020

No decision on T20 World Cup till August: Sources

The entire sports community is facing the wrath of coronavirus outburst, with IPL being the latest one to be impacted.

Pakistan will not cancel Asia Cup to accommodate IPL 2020

15 Apr 2020

Pakistan will not cancel Asia Cup to accommodate IPL 2020

PCB chairman Ehsan Mani stated that Pakistan do not intend to cancel the upcoming Asia Cup for accommodating the Indian Premier League.

AB de Villiers uncertain about playing in T20 WC

13 Apr 2020

AB de Villiers uncertain about playing in T20 WC

South African batsman AB de Villiers opened up on his prospect of playing the T20 World Cup later this year.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Australian Cricketers' Association announces relief fund for players

08 Apr 2020

Coronavirus Outbreak: Australian Cricketers' Association announces relief fund for players

An Emergency Assistance Fund of $250,000 was launched by the Australian Cricketers' Association (ACA) for former and incumbent players.

T20 World Cup 2020: Organizers looking at different scenarios

06 Apr 2020

T20 World Cup 2020: Organizers looking at different scenarios

While the coronavirus pandemic has disarrayed the sports community globally, the T20 World Cup organizing committee remains optimistic about the upcoming tournament.