South African Twenty20 International captain Faf du Plessis has copped a 50 per cent fine of his match fee from the International Cricket Council after showing dissent at an umpiring decision during his dismissal in the ICC World T20 encounter against Sri Lanka.
A clinical bowling performance from South Africa bowled Sri Lanka out for 120 runs following which a calm fifty from Hashim Amla helped set up an eight-wicket consolation win in their final Super 10 Group 1 encounter of the ICC World Twenty20 in Delhi.
The International Cricket Council has fined England cricketers David Willey and Jason Roy for breaching the code of conduct during their match against Sri Lanka in the ongoing ICC World Twenty20 in Delhi.
A belligerent unbeaten knock of 82 from Virat Kohli helped India chase down a target of 161 runs to secure a semi-final berth in the ICC World Twenty20 with a crucial six-wicket win over Australia in the Super 10 Group 2 encounter of the tournament in Mohali.
An unbeaten 48-run knock from Najibullah Zadran pushed Afghanistan to 123 for seven following which they stunned West Indies with a disciplined bowling performance and registered a six-run win in their final Super 10 Group 1 encounter in the ICC World Twenty20 in Nagpur to end their campaign on a high.
England all-rounder Ben Stokes expressed that his efforts to bowl more yorkers at the death paid off against Sri Lanka where he defended 15 runs from the final over to help his team qualify for the semi-finals of the ICC World Twenty20.
By beating Sri Lanka by 10 runs, England knocked out both Sri Lanka and South Africa, and qualified for the ICC World T20 semi-finals, watched by Chetan Narula, to set up a likely clash with New Zealand on Wednesday.
As India prepare for their ICC World T20 showdown against Australia, former England international Matthew Hoggard thinks that the influence of "Captain Cool" MS Dhoni will help them prevail and reach the semi-finals.
Chris Jordan’s four-wicket haul and Jos Buttler’s blistering 37-ball 66 helped England secure a semi-final berth with a hard-fought 10-run win against Sri Lanka in the Super 10 Group 1 encounter of the ICC World Twenty20 in Delhi despite an unbeaten knock of 74 runs from Angelo Mathews.
After a five-fer from Mustafizur Rahman limited New Zealand to 145 for eight, Grant Elliott and Ish Sodhi shared six wickets between them as Bangladesh collapsed spectacularly to be bowled out for 70 runs, handing the Black Caps a 75-run win in the Super 10 Group 2 encounter in the ICC World Twenty20 in Kolkata.
Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has stated that his team will look to target the Indian spinners and play positive cricket in their must-win encounter against the hosts in the ICC World Twenty20 tournament.