James Faulkner registered a maiden five-wicket haul in Twenty20 Internationals as Australia limited Pakistan to 172 for eight in a chase of 194 runs, thereby securing a crucial 21-run win in the Super 10 Group 2 encounter of the ICC World Twenty20 in Mohali.
Sidra Ameen struck a fluent fifty and shared a record 99-run unbeaten stand with Bismah Maroof as Pakistan secured a nine-wicket win against Bangladesh Women in Group B of the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 in Delhi.
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.
The International Cricketers Association is keen to help cricketers past and present. One way it can assist the first group is to find them work once the cricket has waned, usually with TV and media companies.
Having restricted India Women to 96 for seven in 20 overs, Pakistan Women secured a nervous two-run victory by Duckworth/Lewis method after a rain interruption halted their innings at 77 for six after 16 overs in the Group B encounter of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 in Delhi.