Australia

Batsman to blame for loss against New Zealand - Steven Smith

Australian captain Steven Smith has laid the blame on the batting line-up for the eight-run defeat they suffered in the hands of New Zealand in the Group 2 encounter of the 2016 ICC World Twenty20.
19 March 2016

India-Pakistan rivalry bigger than the Ashes - Ashwin

Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin reckons that the India-Pakistan cricket rivalry is bigger than the rivalry between England and Australia in the Ashes.
19 March 2016

Blackwell, Lanning lead Australia to six-wicket victory

Alex Blackwell and Meg Lanning shared an unbeaten 52-run stand as Australia survived a top-order collapse to chase down a target of 103 runs and secured a six-wicket victory over South Africa Women in the Group A encounter in the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 in Nagpur.
18 March 2016

Bowlers deliver New Zealand victory over Australia

Mitchell McClenaghan, Corey Anderson and Mitchell Santner shared seven wickets as New Zealand pegged an eight-run win over Australia in their ICC World Twenty20 Group 2 Super 10 encounter in Dharamsala.
18 March 2016

ICC WT20 previews - Aus v NZ, Eng v SA, Ind v Pak - Cricket World TV

In our latest ICC World Twenty20 TV video piece from India, Chetan Narula previews three matches - Australia v New Zealand, England v South Africa and India v Pakistan.
18 March 2016

Shane Watson hopes Glenn Maxwell can fire in World T20

Australian all-rounder Shane Watson has praised his fellow teammate Glenn Maxwell and is hoping that the 27-year-old can fire up their campaign in the ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
17 March 2016

Graeme Swann tips Australia to win 2016 World T20

Former England off-spinner Graeme Swann has selected Australia as the leading contender to win the ongoing edition of the ICC World Twenty20 tournament, which is being played in India.
14 March 2016

John Hastings puts shoulder surgery on hold to cement his spot

Australian fast bowler John Hastings has delayed his shoulder surgery in order to take part in the ICC World Twenty20 and also to secure a place in the limited overs squads.
14 March 2016

Darren Sammy hails brilliant West Indies comeback against Australia

West Indies Twenty20 International captain Darren Sammy lauded his team's fight back as they came from behind to register a three-wicket win against Australia in the warm-up match of the ICC World T20 in Kolkata.
13 March 2016

Sammy counter-attack sinks Australia in practice match

After Josh Hazlewood wrecked West Indies with a hat-trick, skipper Darren Sammy played a captain’s knock by scoring a 28-ball fifty and led his team to a three-wicket win over Australia in a chase of 162 runs in the warm-up match of the ICC World Twenty20 in Kolkata.
13 March 2016

Matthew Hoggard picks India as ICC WT20 favourites

Former England fast bowler Matthew Hoggard has picked tournament hosts India as the favourites to win the 2016 ICC World Twenty20.
12 March 2016

Grace Harris ruled out of ICC Women's World T20 with deep vein thrombosis

Australia Women all-rounder Grace Harris has been diagnosed with Deep Vein Thrombosis and has been ruled out of the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 tournament.
11 March 2016

Usman Khawaja expects Aaron Finch to be selected ahead of him

Australian batsman Usman Khawaja expects that former Twenty20 International captain Aaron Finch will be given priority in the playing XI in the ICC World T20.
10 March 2016

Australia complete series victory despite Amla's brilliance

Hashim Amla's unbeaten knock of 97 went in vain for South Africa as Australia chased down 179 in the final over with six wickets in hand in the third Twenty20 International in Cape Town to wrap up the series 2-1.
9 March 2016

Unibet boost India's ICC WT20 price

Three of Unibet’s core markets are playing in this year’s Twenty20 World Cup in India: England, Australia and the Netherlands while they are offering a price boost on the hosts winning on home soil.
7 March 2016

World T20 - India favourites despite being in group of death

Three of the five World Cups have been won by sub-continental teams. There is a good chance the sixth edition of the tournament that goes underway from 8th March will also be won by a sub-continental team, hosts India.
7 March 2016

Australia level the series in thrilling last-ball finish after Maxwell, Warner blitz

David Warner and Glenn Maxwell posted record 161-run stand for the fourth wicket as Australia chased down a target of 205 runs to level the three-match series by sealing a five-wicket win in a thrilling last ball finish in the second Twenty20 International in Johannesburg.
6 March 2016

Josh Hazlewood ready for T20 Challenge

Australian fast bowler Josh Hazlewood, who has not played a Twenty20 International in over two years, is ready to take up the challenge of playing in the shortest format ahead of the ICC World T20.
6 March 2016

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

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