T20 World Cup

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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.

DD Sports to air highlights of India's cricket matches

06 Apr 2020

DD Sports to air highlights of India's cricket matches

Sports fans, across the nation, will relive the golden era of Indian cricket as DD Sports is set to broadcast Men In Blue's memorable matches from the 2000s, amid the lockdown.

#ThisDayThatYear: Sri Lanka outclass India to win World T20 title

06 Apr 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Sri Lanka outclass India to win World T20 title

On April 6, 2014, Sri Lanka became the fifth nation to win the World T20.

Over 9 million in India watched Women's T20 WC final

02 Apr 2020

Over 9 million in India watched Women's T20 WC final

The ICC Women's T20 World Cup finale between Australia and India was watched by a record 9.02 million fans in India.

No salaries for players if IPL gets called-off: BCCI official

31 Mar 2020

No salaries for players if IPL gets called-off: BCCI official

The players who were signed up for the upcoming IPL edition, may be deprived of the salaries if season gets redundant.

IPL could be pushed to October-November, says a BCCI official

31 Mar 2020

IPL could be pushed to October-November, says a BCCI official

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic may compel the Board of Control for Cricket (BCCI) to stage the upcoming IPL edition around October-November.

ICC board discusses contingency plan for upcoming tournaments

28 Mar 2020

ICC board discusses contingency plan for upcoming tournaments

The ICC board members had a formal discussion about the impact of coronavirus pandemic on some of the marquee tournaments, in a meeting on Friday.

Dhoni will play T20 World Cup, says his childhood coach

27 Mar 2020

Dhoni will play T20 World Cup, says his childhood coach

MS Dhoni's childhood coach Keshav Ranjan Banerjee believes the former Indian captain will feature in the T20 World Cup later this year, even if the Indian Premier league gets redundant.

Langer terms IPL best platform to prepare for T20 WC

27 Mar 2020

Langer terms IPL best platform to prepare for T20 WC

Australian head coach Justin langer stated that Indian Premier League is the best tournament as lead-up to the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup.

ICC to mull contingency plans for T20 World Cup

25 Mar 2020

ICC to mull contingency plans for T20 World Cup

The International Cricket Council (ICC) will hold a video conference with member nations to discuss the plight of T20 World Cup and Test Championship.

AB de Villiers might soon play for South Africa again

04 Mar 2020

AB de Villiers might soon play for South Africa again

The Proteas head coach Mark Boucher has time and again talked about the possibility of AB de Villiers scripting a comeback, ever since he has taken over the post.

29 balls, 10 wickets: Kashvee scripts history in domestic tournament

25 Feb 2020

29 balls, 10 wickets: Kashvee scripts history in domestic tournament

Chandigarh U-19 team captain Kashvee Gautam entered the record books as she picked up all 10 wickets in a Women's Under-19 One-Day Trophy match against Arunachal Pradesh at KSRM College Ground, Kadapa on Tuesday.

Rohit Sharma has his say on India's World T20 squad

09 Jan 2020

Rohit Sharma has his say on India's World T20 squad

Indian opener Rohit Sharma might have been rested for the ongoing T20Is against Sri Lanka.

This is what Shikhar Dhawan wants to achieve in 2020

06 Jan 2020

This is what Shikhar Dhawan wants to achieve in 2020

Ever since making his debut, opener Shikhar Dhawan has been one of the pillars of India's white-ball squad.

Sporting events you should not miss in 2020

02 Jan 2020

Sporting events you should not miss in 2020

A new year has kicked in and the sporting world is all set to witness another action-packed and eventful 12-months ahead.

Pakistan need to improve their performance in white-ball cricket: Misbah-ul-Haq

01 Jan 2020

Pakistan need to improve their performance in white-ball cricket: Misbah-ul-Haq

As Pakistan ended 2019 on a good note, beating Sri Lanka 1-0 in a two-Test series, head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has a new resolution for 2020.

Conversations have taken place: du Plessis on ABD's international return

17 Dec 2019

Conversations have taken place: du Plessis on ABD's international return

South African cricket team captain Faf du Plessis had revealed on Monday that talks are going on between the country's cricket board (CSA) and AB de Villiers regarding the latter's return to the team before the ICC T20 World Cup in Australia next year.

Hardik Pandya reveals comeback date following back surgery

10 Dec 2019

Hardik Pandya reveals comeback date following back surgery

Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya has been out of action ever since the conclusion of the T20I series against South Africa in September, as he underwent back surgery.

Ravichandran Ashwin looking to make white-ball return, eyes World T20

05 Dec 2019

Ravichandran Ashwin looking to make white-ball return, eyes World T20

Veteran off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin is looking to make his white-ball return, as he aims to represent India in the ICC World T20 2020 in Australia.

Facebook acquires sub-continental digital rights for ICC events: Details here

27 Sep 2019

Facebook acquires sub-continental digital rights for ICC events: Details here

Social media giant Facebook has acquired the digital content rights of the International Cricket Council (ICC) for the sub-continent region.

2020 World T20 might be my last: Faf du Plessis

17 Nov 2018

2020 World T20 might be my last: Faf du Plessis

South Africa cricket team skipper, Faf du Plessis has revealed that he will be drawing curtains on his T20I career after the ICC World Twenty20 in 2020.

T20 WC for the Blind: India retain the cup

12 Feb 2017

T20 WC for the Blind: India retain the cup

India defeated Pakistan in the finals of T20 Blind Cricket World Cup to lift the coveted trophy for the second time.