T20

Windies Final Triumph Hailed As ‘One of The Best Ever’

LONDON, April 4  – Carlos Brathwaite‘s four consecutive sixes that carried West Indies victory over England in the World Twenty20 final capped what former players and journalists described as one of the sport’s greatest matches on Monday. With the West Indies requiring 19 runs for victory off the last over, the Barbadian needed just four

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Pakistan Cricket: The Way Forward

By Razia Desai Aiming for the boundary but landing far short of a length. This would be an appropriate description of what ails Pakistani cricket at the moment. The national team’s hasty exit from the World T20 tournament has, in recent weeks, led to intense criticism from former players, followed by media reports of the

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Pakistan’s World T20 Match Against India Moved To Kolkata

NEW DELHI, March 9  – Pakistan’s concerns over security at Dharamsala have led to shifting of their March 19 World Twenty20 match against hosts India to Kolkata, organizers said on Wednesday. “Safety and security of the event is of paramount importance to ICC,” International Cricket Council Chief Executive David Richardson told reporters. Pakistan had sent

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Cricket: ICC Launches Corruption Probe on Hong Kong Team

By Amlan Chakraborty NEW DELHI, March 7 – Cricket’s world governing body (ICC) said on Monday that its anti-corruption unit was probing the Hong Kong team but ruled out any match-fixing angle to its investigation. A day after ICC anti-corruption unit head Ronnie Flanagan revealed the case in Mumbai, the ruling body’s chief executive Dave

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