Jason Roy scored a belligerent knock of 78 runs as England chased down 154 against New Zealand with ease in the 18th over with seven wickets in hand to reach the final of the ICC World Twenty20 tournament for the second time.
England limited overs captain Eoin Morgan revealed that the team has adapted their style of play in the ongoing ICC World T20 inspired by the performance of Australia and New Zealand in the ICC Cricket World Cup in 2015.
South Africa Women's campaign in the ICC World Twenty20 was brought to an end by an all-round display from Sophie Devine and a three-wicket haul from Leigh Kasperek which secured a seven-wicket win for New Zealand Women in the Group A encounter of the tournament in Bangalore.
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.
Although New Zealand have already qualified from Group 2 for the ICC World Twenty20 2016 semi-finals, Australia, India and Pakistan are battling to join them, as Chetan Narula explains in his latest video report.
New Zealand became the first team to qualify for the semi-finals of the 2016 World T20 after they beat Pakistan - who cracked under pressure after a good start - by 22 runs, writes Chetan Narula in Mohali.
After a boundary studded 80 from Martin Guptill, New Zealand managed to restrict Pakistan to 158 for five in a chase of 181 runs to complete a 22-run victory in the Super 10 Group 2 encounter in Mohali and qualified for the semi-finals of the ICC World Twenty20.
Usman Khawaja struck a fluent fifty while Glenn Maxwell played a critical cameo as Australia defeated Bangladesh by three wickets in a chase of 157 runs in the Super 10 Group 2 encounter of the ICC World Twenty20 in Bangalore.
Leigh Kasperek's three-wicket haul triggered a top-order collapse after which Australia Women were reduced to 103 for eight, a total which New Zealand Women chased down in 16.2 overs to claim a comfortable six-wicket victory in the Group A encounter of the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 in Nagpur.
Suzie Bates led New Zealand from the front with a 60-ball knock of 82 as the White Ferns secured a massive 93-run victory after posting a total of 177 for three against Ireland Women in the fifth match in Group A of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 in Mohali.
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.