ICC World T20

Ireland bow out of ICC World T20 after rain ensures washout

Bangladesh scored 94 for two in the eight overs that were possible following which a steady rain forced the abandonment of the eighth match of the first round in Group A in the ICC World Twenty20 in Dharamsala, which knocked Ireland out of the tournament.
11 March 2016

Pakistan government issues clearance for ICC World Twenty20 participation

The Pakistan men's and women's teams have been issued clearance by the interior ministry for travelling to India for the ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
11 March 2016

Incessant rain ends Netherlands hopes, Oman go top of Group A

Oman have moved to the top of Group A while Netherlands’s chances for qualification were ended due to continuous and heavy rain which led to the abandonment of seventh match of the first round in the ICC World Twenty20 in Nagpur.
11 March 2016

Zimbabwe, Afghanistan aim qualification in knock-out encounter - Ninth match preview

After winning both their group encounters, Afghanistan and Zimbabwe will be locking horns in a do-or-die encounter of Group B in the ICC World T20.
11 March 2016

Jerome Taylor confident West Indies will bounce back

West Indies fast bowler Jerome Taylor feels that West Indies will bounce back from the defeat they suffered against India in the warm-up game of the ICC World Twenty20.
11 March 2016

Pakistan wants Indian government assurance for ICC World T20

The Pakistan Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has stated that the Pakistan national team will not be given clearance to depart for India until the Indian government gives a public assurance of safety in the ICC World Twenty20.
10 March 2016

Mohammad Nabi spins Afghanistan to top of Group B

Mohammad Nabi's four-wicket haul restricted Hong Kong to 116 for six following which Afghanistan chased the target down in 18 overs to secure a six-wicket win in the sixth match of the first round in Group B in the ICC World Twenty20 in Nagpur and climbed to the top of Group B.
10 March 2016

Wellington Masakadza takes four as Scotland crash out

Wellington Masakadza starred with a four wicket haul while Sean Williams hit a fluent fifty as Zimbabwe sent Scotland out of the tournament by handing them a 11-run defeat in a chase of 148 runs in the fifth match of the first round in Group B in the ICC World Twenty20 in Nagpur.
10 March 2016

Arafat Sunny, Taskin Ahmed reported for suspect bowling action

Bangladesh bowlers Arafat Sunny and Taskin Ahmed have been reported for having suspect bowling actions after their game against Netherlands in the group stage of the ICC World Twenty20.
10 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

Oman seal thrilling two-wicket win over Ireland with Amir Ali cameo

Amir Ali played a blistering 17-ball knock of 32 runs and shared a crucial 47-run stand with Jatinder Singh as Oman managed to sneak a thrilling two-wicket win over Ireland in a chase of 155 runs in the fourth match of the first round in Group A of the ICC World Twenty20 in Dharamsala.
9 March 2016

Bangladesh prevail over Netherlands after Tamim Iqbal heroics

An aggressive 58-ball knock of 83 runs from Tamim Iqbal pushed Bangladesh 153 for seven before they went on to restrict Netherlands to 145 for seven to claim a close eight-run victory in the third match of the first round in Group A in the ICC World Twenty20 in Dharamsala.
9 March 2016

India-Pakistan World T20 game shifted to Kolkata

The International Cricket Council has announced on Wednesday that the venue for the India-Pakistan match in the World Twenty20 has been moved to Kolkata from Dharamsala due to security concerns.
9 March 2016

Pakistan need to play fearless cricket - Azhar Mahmood

Pakistan interim bowling coach, Azhar Mahmood reckons that Pakistan need to play fearless cricket if they are to win the 2016 ICC World Twenty20.
9 March 2016

Pakistan declines playing in Dharamsala

Pakistan have ruled out playing their ICC World Twenty20 match against India in Dharamsala on 19th March after a three-man security team expressed their dissatisfaction with the security arrangements at the venue.
8 March 2016

Afghanistan cruise to comfortable win riding on fifties from Shahzad, Stanikzai

On the back of a flamboyant 39-ball 61 from Mohammad Shahzad and an unbeaten fifty from Asghar Stanikzai, Afghanistan posted a target of 171 runs and went on to defeat Scotland by 14 runs in in the second match of the first round in Group B in the ICC World Twenty20 in Nagpur.
8 March 2016

Sibanda, Chigumbura get Zimbabwe off to a winning start

A maiden fifty from Vusi Sibanda and a 13-ball cameo from Elton Chigumbura helped Zimbabwe set up a target of 159 runs before going on to secure a 14-run victory against Hong Kong in the first match of the first round in Group B in the ICC World Twenty20 in Nagpur.
8 March 2016

Evin Lewis picked to replace Lendl Simmons in ICC World T20 squad

The West Indies selectors have included Evin Lewis to replace the injured Lendl Simmons in the squad for the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
8 March 2016

Angelo Mathews named Sri Lankan captain after Lasith Malinga steps down

Fast bowler Lasith Malinga has decided to step down as the captain of the Sri Lanka Twenty20 International team and Angelo Mathews has been named as his replacement ahead of the ICC World T20.
8 March 2016

Dave Richardson confident of Pakistan's participation in ICC World T20

The chief executive of the International Cricket Council, Dave Richardson has assured that Pakistan will not pull out of the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 tournament due to security concerns.
8 March 2016