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Bangladesh slip to 8th spot in ICC T20 rankings

Bangladesh T20 cricket team dropped two places to eighth in the latest MRF Tyres ICC Men’s T20 Rankings following their two defeats among four matches in the ongoing ICC T20 World Cup in Oman, UAE. Bangladesh are now at number eight with 236 rating points followed by Sri Lanka and West Indies at number nine and ten respectively in the ...

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England defeat Bangladesh by 8 wickets

Jason Roy’s 61 from 38 balls featured three sixes and five fours before he fell with 14 runs required. Photograph: Hamad I Mohammed/Reuters Jason Roy’s 61 from 38 balls featured three sixes and five fours before he fell with 14 runs required. Photograph: Hamad I Mohammed/Reuters England chased down the 125-run target to win by eight wickets vs Bangladesh in ...

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Pakistan down New Zealand for second win in T20 WC

Pakistan underlined their credentials as early Twenty20 World Cup favourites when they held their nerve to beat New Zealand by five wickets in Sharjah on Tuesday and secure a second straight victory in the tournament. Chasing a modest 135 for victory after pace bowler Haris Rauf choked out New Zealand with four wickets, Pakistan were in trouble at 69-4 but ...

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SA defeat WI by 8 wickets

Defending champions West Indies have lost their second consecutive match of the ongoing T20 World Cup as Aiden Markram and Rassie van der Dussen starred for South Africa’s 8 wicket win vs Kieron Pollard-led side on Tuesday in Dubai. Chasing the target of 144 runs, Portrias lost the wicket of their skipper Temba Bavuma in the first over but later ...

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Messi muted as 10-man PSG draw with Marseille

The meeting of French football’s biggest rivals was briefly held up on more than one occasion as objects were thrown from the stands when PSG players went to take corner kicks. There was another interruption in the second half when one young man invaded the pitch and approached Messi before being escorted off by a legion of security staff. It ...

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Asalanka, Rajapaksa lead Lanka to victory

With terrific batting from Charith Asalanka and Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Sri Lanka have defeated Bangladesh by 5 wickets in their first Super 12s fixture of T20 World Cup 2021 in Sharjah. Asalanka and Rajapaksa added 76 runs for the fifth wicket after Sri Lanka were reduced 79/4 in the 10th over of the match. Earlier, Asalanka stitched for a 69-run partnership ...

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Pakistan look to end India losing streak in T20 WC blockbuster

India and Pakistan renew their high-profile but one-sided cricket rivalry on Sunday in a T20 World Cup blockbuster watched by hundreds of millions of fans across the globe. Virat Kohli’s India have beaten Pakistan in all of their 12 matches at the T20 and 50-over World Cups. Pakistan, however, go into the contest with 10 wins in a row in ...

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England bowl out West Indies for 55, win by 6 wkts

England won by six wickets against West Indies in the Super 12 game in the T20 World Cup at the Dubai International Stadium on Saturday. England openers Jason Roy and Jos Buttler started well in their chase of the 56-run target against West Indies. England looked on course for a win despite losing Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow early to ...

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T20 WC: Super 12 stage begins today

The Super 12 stage of the ongoing ICC T20 World Cup is set to begin on Saturday, with a match between Australia and South Africa in Abu Dhabi. Eight teams have qualified to this stage directly while four, including Bangladesh and Sri Lanka, progressed from Round of this edition of the T20 World Cup. Bangladesh and Scotland marched to the ...

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Warner backed to fire as Windies seek World Cup revival

Australia will look for misfiring David Warner to rediscover his form against South Africa in the opening second round game of the T20 World Cup on Saturday. Australia and South Africa, who are both chasing their first T20 world title, get the Super 12 stage underway at Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Defending champions West Indies then face England ...

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