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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

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

Fifty from Suzie Bates drives New Zealand Women to series victory

New Zealand Women chased down a target of 117 runs in 19.3 overs with the aid of a calculated fifty from their skipper Suzie Bates to complete a five-wicket victory over Australia Women in the second Twenty20 International in Wellington and thereby secured an unbeatable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
1 March 2016

Smith feels India will be tough to beat in ICC World T20

Australian captain Steven Smith reckons that India will be a tough team to beat in the ICC World Twenty20 tournament, especially considering that they will be playing in their home conditions.
1 March 2016

Sports Activists want ECB to support ICC governance reforms

Sports activists Damian Collins MP and Jaimie Fuller of SKINS along with Sam Collins and Jarrod Kimber, who are the directors of the investigative documentary “Death of a Gentleman” have urged the England and Wales Cricket Board to push for governance reforms in the International Cricket Council.
29 February 2016

Steven Smith wants spinning wickets in South Africa

Australian captain Steven Smith is hoping that the pitches in South Africa during the upcoming tour will aid spin so as to help the teams prepare for the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
29 February 2016

Steyn confident of fitness after successful domestic return

South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn is confident that he has put his injury troubles behind him after having made a successful return to domestic cricket for the Western Province Cricket Club.
28 February 2016

Kasperek takes four as New Zealand take 1-0 lead

A four-wicket haul from Leigh Kasperek helped New Zealand Women restrict Australia Women to 113 for seven before Suzie Bates, Sara McGlashan and Amy Satterthwaite played crucial knocks to complete a four-wicket win in the first Twenty20 International in Wellington, setting up 1-0 lead in the three match series.
28 February 2016

Warner upset with crowd abuse in New Zealand

Australian opening batsman David Warner has accused New Zealand fans of crossing a line with vulgar abuses during the recently concluded two-test series.
26 February 2016

Peter Siddle faces lengthy layoff due to back injury

Australian fast bowler Peter Siddle, who suffered back spasms during the first Test against New Zealand in Wellington is set to be out of action for a lengthy period of time after scans revealed a stress fracture.
25 February 2016

Mitchell Starc targets Sri Lanka tour for return from injury

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc, who is currently recovering from an ankle surgery is targeting the tour of Sri Lanka in July for staging a return to international cricket.
25 February 2016