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Miller fifty guide South Africa to thrilling three-wicket win

After losing five wickets inside the first 10 overs, South Africa were rescued by David Miller who smashed an unbeaten fifty in a chase of 158 runs to give the Proteas a three-wicket win over Australia in the first Twenty20 International in Durban.
4 March 2016

Ismail takes three as South Africa Women take early 1-0 lead

Shabnim Ismail stunned the West Indies Women top order by taking three quick wickets as South Africa Women restricted the opposition to 114 for six in a chase of 126 runs to complete a 11-run win in the first Twenty20 International in Durban which gave them a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.
4 March 2016

Disciplined batting effort help Pakistan to consolation victory

Crucial knocks from Sharjeel Khan, Sarfraz Ahmed and Umar Akmal saw Pakistan chase down Sri Lanka’s total of 151 runs in 19.2 overs with six wickets in hand in the 10th match of the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
4 March 2016

All-round effort from Perry helps Australia Women avoid whitewash

Ellyse Perry followed a run-a-ball knock of 43 runs with a two-wicket haul to help Australia Women complete a 17-run victory in the third Twenty20 International in New Plymouth and avoid a series whitewash.
4 March 2016

Pakistan's performance was painful to watch - Shahryar Khan

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan stated that it was a painful experience to see Pakistan underperform in the 2016 Asia Cup where they have failed to qualify for the final.
4 March 2016

England will surprise at ICC World T20 - Alex Hales

England opening batsman Alex Hales is confident that his team will be able to win the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 and will surprise a few teams with their strong squad.
4 March 2016

Rohit Sharma says Sachin Tendulkar is the perfect role model

Indian batsman Rohit Sharma has praised the legendary Sachin Tendulkar by terming him as the perfect role model for everybody in the country.
3 March 2016

UAE capitulate as India register massive win

After restricting United Arab Emirates to 81 for nine in 20 overs, India made short work of the target by chasing it down in 10.1 overs, securing a massive nine wicket victory in the ninth match of the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
3 March 2016

One-sided ODI contests result in poor attendance says research

A research undertaken at the Nottingham University Business School and the University of Sheffield has indicated that one-sided contests in One-Day Internationals are a primary reason behind the diminishing spectator interest in the format.
3 March 2016

ICC reprimands Shakib Al Hasan for on-field conduct

The International Cricket Council has reprimanded Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan for hitting the stumps at the striker's end after being dismissed in the game against Pakistan in the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
3 March 2016

Sussex sign Mustafizur Rahman for limited overs matches

Bangladesh fast bowler Mustafizur Rahman has been signed up by the English county side Sussex to take part in the NatWest Twenty20 Blast and the Royal London One-Day tournament.
3 March 2016

Andre Russell faces two-year ban due to doping code violation

West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell is currently facing a possible two-year ban after violating the anti-doping whereabouts clause according to the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission.
3 March 2016

New Zealand great Martin Crowe passes away after battle with cancer

Former New Zealand captain and batting great Martin Crowe has passed away in Auckland aged 53 after a lengthy battle with cancer.
3 March 2016

Fit again Steyn desperate to do well says Russell Domingo

South Africa head coach Russell Domingo revealed that the Proteas pace spearhead Dale Steyn is raring to perform well after returning from a lengthy injury lay-off.
2 March 2016

Bangladesh hold nerve to defeat Pakistan and cruise into Asia Cup final

Bangladesh progressed into the final of the 2016 Asia Cup, riding on a patient knock from Soumya Sarkar and unbeaten cameos from Mahmudullah and Mashrafe Mortaza as they chased down a target of 130 runs in 19.1 overs to complete a five-wicket win in the eighth match of the tournament in Mirpur.
2 March 2016

Shashank Manohar assures security to Pakistan team in Dharamsala

The president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), Shashank Manohar has assured adequate security for the Pakistan team in Dharamsala during their match against India in the ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
2 March 2016

Derbyshire sign James Neesham for NatWest T20 Blast

Derbyshire have added New Zealand all-rounder James Neesham to their squad for the upcoming season of the NatWest Twenty20 Blast as their second overseas player.
2 March 2016

Madziva, Cremer and Jongwe set to miss ICC World T20 with injuries

Zimbabwe have been dealt a blow to their ICC World Twenty20 campaign as Neville Madziva, Graeme Cremer and Luke Jongwe have all been ruled out of the mega-event with injuries.
2 March 2016

Delhi Daredevils rope in Rahul Dravid and Paddy Upton

The Delhi Daredevils franchise in the Indian Premier League has appointed Rahul Dravid and Paddy Upton as mentor and head coach respectively for the upcoming season of the tournament.
2 March 2016