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Sri Lanka crush Netherlands

CHITTAGONG: Sri Lanka crushed minnows The Netherlands by nine wickets after bowling their opponents out for the lowest-ever Twenty20 international total of 39 in Chittagong yesterday. Ajantha Mendis took 3-12,…

Duminy, Steyn star in SA win over New Zealand

CHITTAGONG: Jean-Paul Duminy hit a fighting half-century and Dale Steyn took four wickets as South Africa recorded a thrilling two-run win over New Zealand at the World Twenty20 in Chittagong…

India whip West Indies

DHAKA: India’s spinners wreaked havoc on the West Indies batting to rout the defending champions by seven wickets in the World Twenty20 Super-10 group two match in Dhaka yesterday. The…

Fired-up Pakistan beat Australia in World T20

DHAKA: Umar Akmal smashed 94 off 54 balls as Pakistan bounced back after a morale-sapping loss against India to defeat Australia by 16 runs in the World Twenty20 in Dhaka…

India maintain WCup record, beat Pakistan

MIRPUR: India maintained their impeccable World Cup record against Pakistan after Virat Kohli’s fluent 36 not out powered them to a seven-wicket victory against the arch-rivals in a group two…

Zimbabwe alive in World T20 with last-ball victory

SYLHET: Skipper Brendan Taylor and Hamilton Masakadza kept Zimbabwe’s hopes alive in the World Twenty20 tournament yesterday with a hard-fought five-wicket win over the Netherlands in Sylhet. Taylor hit a…

Kuwait welcomes Indian Master Blaster Sehwag

KUWAIT: Kuwait extends its open arms in welcoming the legendry Virendra Sehwag, the charismatic cricketer from India who is on a private visit to Kuwait. This mega event sponsored by…

Bangladesh thrash Afghanistan

DHAKA: Hosts Bangladesh made an impressive start in the World Twenty20 with a nine-wicket demolition of Afghanistan in the tournament opener in Dhaka yesterday. Left-arm spinner Shakib Al Hasan grabbed…

Sri Lanka thump Pakistan – Lift Asia Cup

DHAKA: Opener Lahiru Thirimanne hit a magnificent century to help Sri Lanka thump Pakistan by five wickets to regain the Asia Cup title in Dhaka yesterday. The left-hander notched 101…

Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh, gear up for Asia Cup final

DHAKA: Sri Lanka fought hard to beat hosts Bangladesh by three wickets in the last league match of the Asia Cup in Dhaka yesterday, gearing up for the final with…

60 Indian students to face sedition charges – Students accused of cheering Pakistan’s victory over India

LUCKNOW: Some 60 students from Indian administered Kashmir may face sedition charges for cheering Pakistan’s victory over India in a recent cricket match, police said yesterday. Police were investigating the…

Vincent found guilty of match fixing charge

DHAKA: Former New Zealand batsman Lou Vincent has pleaded guilty to not reporting an approach by a bookmaker while playing in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) last year. The 35-year-old…