India

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

India favourites for £6.5m World T20

India are the 2/1 favourites to win the ICC T20 World Cup with William Hill ahead of the tournament kicking off on Tuesday.
7 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

Shikhar Dhawan fifty sets up India's sixth Asia Cup title

A solid knock of 60 runs from Shikhar Dhawan and a fluent 28-ball 41 from Virat Kohli set up India's chase of 121 runs before MS Dhoni finished the rain-curtailed 15-over game in style to seal an eight-wicket win against Bangladesh in the final of the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur and secure their sixth title.
6 March 2016

Pakistan to send three-man security team to India ahead of World T20

The Pakistan government is set to send a three-man security team to India in order to assess the security arrangements in the country for the ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
6 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

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

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

Kohli, Yuvraj rattle Sri Lanka as India storm into Asia Cup final

Riding on the back of a flamboyant fifty from Virat Kohli and a boundary studded cameo from Yuvraj Singh, India chased down Sri Lanka's target of 139 runs in 19.2 overs to secure a five-wicket in the seventh match of the 2016 Asia Cup which helped them secure a place in the final of the tournament.
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

Virat Kohli lands 30 percent fine for showing dissent

Indian batsman Virat Kohli has been fined 30 percent of his match fee for showing dissent against the decision of the on-field umpire during the Asia Cup encounter against Pakistan on Saturday.
28 February 2016

Bowlers, Kohli flatten Pakistan on seaming track

A stern 49 scored by Virat Kohli helped India chase down 84 in 15.3 overs with five wickets in hand after the Indian bowlers restricted Pakistan to their second lowest score in T20Is in the fourth game of the Asia Cup in Mirpur.
27 February 2016

India complete clean sweep with comprehensive win in third T20I

Led by impressive bowling spells from Anuja Patil and Ekta Bisht, India Women restricted Sri Lanka Women to 89 for nine in 20 overs following which a run-a-ball knock of 43 runs from Smriti Mandhana helped seal a nine-wicket win which completed a 3-0 clean sweep in the series.
27 February 2016

Rohit, Nehra set up easy win for India in Asia Cup opener

A blistering knock of 83 runs from Rohit Sharma and a three-wicket haul from Ashish Nehra helped India defeat Bangladesh by 45 runs after restricting the hosts to 121 for seven in a chase of 167 runs in the first match of the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
24 February 2016

Mithali Raj guide India to series victory in low-scoring encounter

Mithali Raj led from the front with an unbeaten 51 and added 77 runs with Anuja Patil to guide India Women to a five-wicket win chasing a total of 108 against Sri Lanka Women in the second Twenty20 International in Ranchi taking an unassailable lead of 2-0 in the series.
24 February 2016

Parthiv Patel called up as cover after MS Dhoni suffers back spasms

India received an injury scare ahead of the upcoming 2016 Asia Cup after their captain MS Dhoni suffered from a back spasm prompting the selectors to name Parthiv Patel as the backup.
23 February 2016

India beat Sri Lanka by 34 runs in T20I opener

India Women won the first Twenty20 International against Sri Lanka Women by 34 runs in Ranchi to take a 1-0 lead in their three-match series.
22 February 2016