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Fletcher shines as W Indies down S Lanka without Gayle

Posted by on 20/03/2016
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Fletcher shines as W Indies down S Lanka without Gayle

Fletcher shines as W Indies down S Lanka without Gayle

BANGALORE: Andre Fletcher powered the West Indies to a comprehensive seven-wicket victory against Sri Lanka in their World Twenty20 match in Bangalore yesterday, even without destructive opener Chris Gayle. The 28-year-old smashed an unbeaten 84, including five sixes and six fours, as the Windies successfully chased down Sri Lanka’s paltry score of 122 for nine. […]

Kohli anchors India to six-wicket cruise past Pakistan

Posted by on 19/03/2016
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Bangladesh Cricket players Arafat Sunny and Taskin Ahmed suspended for illegal action

Posted by on 19/03/2016
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Boubyan Bank lifts prestigious AUB Cup

Posted by on 19/03/2016
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Boubyan Bank lifts prestigious AUB Cup

Boubyan Bank lifts prestigious AUB Cup

KUWAIT: Abid Mustaq once again came to the rescue of Boubyan Bank as he struck a vital 36 runs to guide Boubyan Bank to successfully chase a target of 86 runs in the Cup finals of the Ahli United Bank trophy against National Bank of Kuwait at Kuwait Cricket’s Sulaibiya turf ground. Kuwait Cricket, the […]

Gayle-force blows away England at World T20

Posted by on 16/03/2016
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Gayle-force blows away England at World T20

Gayle-force blows away England at World T20

MUMBAI: Chris Gayle blasted a scintillating century to propel the West Indies to a stunning six-wicket win against England in their World Twenty20 opener in Mumbai yesterday. The powerful left-hander smashed 11 sixes and five fours as the Windies successfully chased down England’s score of 182 for six at the Wankhede Stadium. Destructive opener Gayle […]

Afridi powers Pakistan to big opening win

Posted by on 16/03/2016
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Spin gamble pays off as New Zealand spank India – Santner leads India’s rout

Posted by on 15/03/2016
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Bangladesh bowlers reported for action

Posted by on 10/03/2016
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Bangladesh bowlers reported for action

Bangladesh bowlers reported for action

NEW DELHI: Bangladesh bowlers Arafat Sunny and Taskin Ahmed have been reported for suspect bowling actions during their side’s opening match in the World Twenty20, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said yesterday. Off-spinner Sunny, 29, and paceman Ahmed, 20, turned out for Bangladesh in a qualifying match against the Netherlands in Dharamsala on Wednesday. Bangladesh […]

Zimbabwe eliminate Scotland from World T20, win by 11 runs

Posted by on 10/03/2016
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Oman stun Ireland at World Twenty20 – Tamim heroics guides Bangladesh to win

Posted by on 09/03/2016
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Afghans hope for T20 glory in adopted homeland

Posted by on 08/03/2016
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Afghans hope for T20 glory in adopted homeland

Afghans hope for T20 glory in adopted homeland

NEW DELHI: Afghanistan, whose cricketing fairytale has captured the hearts of fans around the world, hope to do their own supporters proud in their adopted Indian homeland with the start of the World Twenty20. Since overcoming the odds to compete in the 2010 World T20 in England, the Afghan team has managed to qualify for […]

India eye World T20 crown

Posted by on 07/03/2016
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India eye World T20 crown

India eye World T20 crown

NEW DELHI: Hosts India are favourites to clinch the sixth edition of the World Twenty20 in what could be a fairytale ending to the glittering career of captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. India, ranked number one in the world, will seek to become the first side to win the International Cricket Council (ICC) title on home […]