T20 WC: Win against Oman will calm our nerves, says Bangladesh’s Shakibo

Needing 84 runs to win the last four, the co-hosts stumbled at a crucial juncture in the game and were eventually reduced to 26 runs as the Tigers put their first point on the board. Shakib Al Hasan said a win against Oman in Group B of the ongoing ICC Men’s T20 World Cup at …

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‘Dhoni was probably on phone with Virat, Ravi was talking about him’: Vaughan finds India player ‘similar to Ian Botham’

The current Indian cricket team is full of match winners from top to bottom. In fact, their bench strength is so strong that the current Indian team has been able to beat top teams even with a second-row playing XI. Even the 15 teams that India have selected for the T20 World Cup do not …

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‘I would pick him purely on his batting’: Steyn on India’s XI for T20 World Cup match vs Pakistan, names ‘gamechanger’

Former South African Dale Steyn has named an XI he wants India to field against Pakistan during their T20 World Cup opening match in Dubai on October 24. Steyn, along with VVS Laxman on Star Sports, before the start of India’s practice match against England, was asked to name India’s XI for the competition against …

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‘Warm welcome to Raja’: MS Dhoni joins Team India’s camp for T20 World Cup

Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Sunday joined the Indian camp for the upcoming T20 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates. Dhoni, who recently led Chennai Super Kings to their fourth Indian Premier League title with a win over Kolkata Knight Riders in the final, has been appointed as the team’s mentor during …

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ICC T20 WC: No team can count in T20s, says Scotland captain Coetzer

Scotland captain Kyle Coetzer said no team can be taken out of the equation in the T20 format after beating Bangladesh by six runs in a Group B match of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup. ) on Sunday. Playing in his second international, 31-year-old Chris Greaves was the star of the show with bat …

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‘Don’t think Pak will present a huge challenge’: Agarkar says India has a hand, but ‘neighbors should not be taken lightly’

The much-awaited India-Pakistan T20 World Cup clash is just a week away but the match has been in the news ever since the schedule was announced. Jumping on the bandwagon is former cricketer Ajit Agarkar, who has predicted the outcome of this blockbuster match. Speaking during the ‘Class of 2007’ show on Star Sports, former …

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T20 World Cup, Oman vs Papua New Guinea: Live Scores & Updates

Oman vs Papua New Guinea, T20 World Cup: The stage is set for the first match of the T20 World Cup as two newly minted Omans face Papua New Guinea at Al Amarat Cricket Ground (Ministry Turf 1), Al Amarat. Both the teams will be eyeing a win to make it to the Super 12. …

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‘You don’t become champion easily’: BCCI President Sourav Ganguly’s advice to Indian team ahead of T20 World Cup

Former India captain and current BCCI President Sourav Ganguly has advised the Indian team ahead of the T20 World Cup and said that they should focus on the process and take the competition one match at a time. Under Virat Kohli, India would like to win their first T20 World Cup trophy since 2007. Ganguly …

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T20 World Cup: #noexcuses to make PNG appearance for the first time. showing

For all practical purposes, the Super 12 starting October 23 would make a fair start to the T20 World Cup. But for the five associate nations who want to enter the major leagues, their tournament starts a week earlier with Round 1. It is the only window in which he has to showcase his progress …

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Hardik Pandya’s bowling dashed Axar Patel’s World Cup dreams

Indian selectors expressed concern over Hardik Pandya’s inability to bowl for over a month before forcibly changing his squad of 15 for the upcoming T20 World Cup, drafting Shardul Thakur in place of Axar Patel. While Patel considers himself extremely unlucky to miss, Thakur with his diverse range of T20 bowling skills and batting utility …

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