Stafanie Taylor led the way with a knock of 40 runs while Anisa Mohammed took three wickets as West Indies Women held their nerve to clinch a four-run victory against Pakistan Women in the third match in Group B of the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 in Chennai.
Pakistan wicket-keeper batsman Mohammad Rizwan has admitted that he did not deserve a place in the squad for the ICC World Twenty20 tournament on the back of his lacklustre performance with the bat in recent times.
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.
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.
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.
Crucial knocks from Sharjeel Khan, Sarfraz Ahmed and Umar Akmal saw Pakistan chase down Sri Lanka’s total of 151 runs in 19.2 overs with six wickets in hand in the 10th match of the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
The International Cricket Council has reprimanded Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan for hitting the stumps at the striker's end after being dismissed in the game against Pakistan in the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.