Tag: World Twenty20

West Indies uproot champion England

West Indies edged out defending champions England by 15 runs in an exciting finish to the World Twenty20 Super Eight group one match at...

Rivals wary of ‘group of death’ in World T20

Four top contenders for the World Twenty20 title resume battle on Friday, looking for ways to emerge unscathed from the tougher of the two...

Big guns set to boom in T20 semi-final race

The World Twenty20 shifts to a higher gear in Sri Lanka on Thursday when the hot favourites begin an intriguing race for the semi-finals...

Bangladesh heartened by ‘best ever’ Hasan

Bangladesh took consolation from batsman Shakib Al Hasan after his sizzling 84 ensured they bowed out of the World Twenty20 with their heads held...

Pakistan reach the Super Eights

Pakistan bludgeoned Bangladesh out of the World Twenty20 and successfully reached the Super Eights round with a ruthless batting display on Tuesday. Imran Nazir's...

Back in nets for bamboozled England

A chastened England will resume their faltering defence of the World Twenty20 later this week desperate to find a way to tackle spin after...

West Indies move up in World Twenty20

The West Indies qualified for the Super Eights stage of the World Twenty20 after their Group B match against Ireland was abandoned due to...

World T20 gets new water to stop stomach bug

World Twenty20 organisers have changed the bottled water supplier and called in food inspectors to check the spread of suspected gastro virus at the...

India’s Dhoni happy with ‘problem of plenty’

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni heads into the Super Eights stage of the World Twenty20 this week delighted to have the enviable problem of...

Sri Lanka steps up security after clashes

World Twenty20 hosts Sri Lanka are to beef up security after angry fans clashed with baton wielding police in Hambantota where the home side...

Match-winner Ajmal has New Zealand in a spin

Off-spinner Saeed Ajmal took four wickets as Pakistan kept their nerve to pull off an exciting 13-run win over New Zealand in the World...

Teams and fans under surveillance for T20

Sri Lanka launched an unprecedented security operation for cricket's World Twenty20 tournament starting Tuesday, with the players also under intense surveillance over match-fixing fears....

Sri Lanka out for fast start at World T20

Hosts Sri Lanka will hope to make a brisk start to the World Twenty20 Tuesday as they open the country's biggest ever sports event...

World Twenty20 winner is anyone’s guess

The World Twenty20 explodes into action this week in tropical Sri Lanka with no runaway favourite and upsets likely in cricket's shortest and least...

Pakistan, Australia change gear for World Twenty20

Pakistan and Australia will be looking to tune up for this month's World Twenty20 championship in a three-match series which starts here on Wednesday. The...

Pietersen to be TV pundit for World T20

Axed England batsman Kevin Pietersen will work as a television pundit during next month's World Twenty20, raising the prospect of him commenting on his...

Experienced Australian squad for world T20

Australia Thursday named an experienced squad for the World Twenty20 tournament in Sri Lanka, which selectors said had an explosive batting line-up and depth...