ICC World Twenty20 2016
ICC WT20 2016 group 2 semi-final permutations - Cricket World TV
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.
Nasir Hossain returns to Bangladesh World T20 squad
Bangladesh selectors have recalled all-rounder Nasir Hossain in the 15-man squad for the World Twenty20 tournament scheduled to be played in India in March.
India-West Indies ICC WT20 2016 semi-final preview - Cricket World TV
Chetan Narula previews the second ICC World Twenty20 2016 semi-final between India and West Indies in Mumbai.
ICC World T20 2016 England v West Indies final preview - Cricket World TV
From a hot and humid Kolkata, Chetan Narula previews the ICC World Twenty20 2016 final between England and West Indies.
Ashwin, Bravo, Jadeja among Hoggard's ICC WT20 bowling picks
Matthew Hoggard was prepared to stick his neck out before the tournament began, picking Ravichandran Ashwin, Dwayne Bravo and Ravi Jadeja among his bowlers to look out for.
That's not cricket...Jason Roy reveals rugby background
England batsman and man of the moment Jason Roy reveals that rugby rather than cricket was his favourite sport growing up.
England-New Zealand ICC WT20 2016 semi-final preview - Cricket World TV
England take on New Zealand in the first ICC World T20 semi-final in Delhi, from where Chetan Narula previews the match at the Feroz Shah Kotla.
The Cricket World team make their ICC WT20 2016 predictions
On the eve of the ICC World Twenty20 2016 getting underway, we thought we ought to make our own predictions.
'Captain Cool' Dhoni the key for India - Hoggard
As India prepare for their ICC World T20 showdown against Australia, former England international Matthew Hoggard thinks that the influence of "Captain Cool" MS Dhoni will help them prevail and reach the semi-finals.
India, New Zealand prepare for ICC WT20 2016 opener
Chetan Narula reports from Nagpur where India and New Zealand are deep into their preparations for the opening game of the ICC World Twenty20 2016, previewing the match and Group 2 of the competition.
Matthew Hoggard picks India as ICC WT20 favourites
Former England fast bowler Matthew Hoggard has picked tournament hosts India as the favourites to win the 2016 ICC World Twenty20.
West Indies to play Zimbabwe and Warwickshire prior to ICC World T20
West Indies will play Twenty20 warm up matches against Zimbabwe and Warwickshire in the United Arab Emirates prior to the upcoming 2016 ICC World Twenty tournament.
Why leading with the 'wrong' hand could be the 'right' way to bat
New research published in the Sports Medicine journal concludes that batsmen are at an advantage if they bat with their "wrong", or weaker, hand.
ICC mulling additional World T20 tournaments
The International Cricket Council is considering organising additional World Twenty20 tournaments in the year 2018 and 2022 according to reports.
Hit big, develop tactics, be lucky - a blueprint for T20 success
In Donovan Miller's latest article for Cricket World, he focusses on Twenty20 cricket, how it has changed the game, the coaching world and how you can succeed at it...
'If both sides are at their best, West Indies will win'
After correctly predicting England and West Indies would win through to the ICC World T20 final, Chris Gayle Academy director Donovan Miller thinks the side from the Caribbean are favourites to win overall - but only just.
Pakistan include Nawaz, Raees for Asia Cup and ICC World T20 tournaments
The Pakistan selectors have included all-rounder Mohammad Nawaz and fast bowler Rumman Raees in the squad for the Asia Cup and ICC World Twenty20 tournaments after their impressive performance in the ongoing Pakistan Super League.
ICC WT20 2016 group 1 preview - Cricket World TV
In his latest video news report from India, Chetan Narula takes a look through each of the five teams battling to get out of group 1 of the ICC World Twenty20 2016.
We will put our best performance in World T20 - Mohammad Hafeez
Pakistan batsman Mohammad Hafeez is confident that his team will be able to deliver their best performance in the upcoming ICC World T20 tournament.
Joe Root credits Trevor Bayliss for England's success in ICC World T20
England batsman Joe Root has hailed the contribution of Trevor Bayliss in the team's success after having reached the finals of the ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
An intense, interesting ICC WT20 week ahead - Cricket World TV
As the group stages move closer to their conclusion, Chetan Narula previews what he predicts will be an intense and interesting week at the ICC World Twenty20 2016.
A great day for West Indies cricket
Donovan Miller, director of the Chris Gayle Academy, gives us his reaction to what he calls a great day for West Indies cricket, after they picked up two global titles on Sunday.
Hot Spot - ICC WT20 Super 10 stage preview
The Super 10 stage of the ICC World Twenty20 2016 is upon us, so Chetan Narula and John Pennington guide you through both groups in their latest Hot Spot discussion show.
'Afghanistan result will spur the West Indies on'
With Chris Gayle delighting the crowds in India, we thought it appropriate to get Donovan Miller, who directs the Chris Gayle Academy, to give us his thoughts on the ICC World T20 2016.
Hot Spot - Who will make it through to the ICC WT20 2016 Super 10s?
Join John Pennington and Chetan Narula as they preview the first stage of the ICC World T20 2016, where eight teams battle to qualify for the Super 10s.
ICC WT20 2016 group 1 semi-final permutations - Cricket World TV
Ahead of the start of the final ICC World T20 2016 Super 10 group games, Chetan Narula reports from Delhi where he takes us through the semi-final permutations from Group 1.
Cricket must keep expanding - Gary Wilson
We caught up with Surrey and Ireland wicket-keeper batsman Gary Wilson, who took time out from Ireland's tour of Australia, to chat with us about all things cricket as well as golf and his partnership with SF Stanford.
ICC WT20 previews - Aus v NZ, Eng v SA, Ind v Pak
In our latest ICC World Twenty20 TV video piece from India, Chetan Narula previews three matches - Australia v New Zealand, England v South Africa and India v Pakistan.
Afghanistan, Oman book ticket to India for World T20
Afghanistan and Oman managed to win their play-off games over Papua New Guinea and Namibia respectively in the 19th over to book a spot in the ICC World Twenty20 tournament to be held in India in 2016.
'I owe Chris Jordan an apology'
Rob Johnston admits that Chris Jordan has proved him wrong during the ICC World T20 2016 by becoming England's go-to man when the going gets tough.
Pakistan pumped up to face India - Shahid Afridi
Pakistan Twenty20 International captain Shahid Afridi admitted that his team is pumped up to play the arch-rivals India in the upcoming 2016 World T20 encounter in Dharamsala.
Chatara, Panyangara return to Zimbabwe World T20 squad
Zimbabwe have included the experienced fast bowling duo of Tendai Chatara and Tinashe Panyangara in the squad for the ICC World Twenty20 tournament to be played in India.
Mohammad Amir - making up for lost time, bowling as well as ever
In 2010, Mohammad Amir bowled two deliberate no-balls in a Test match against England at Lord’s and was banned. Now, still only 23 years of age, he is back and bowling as well as ever.
Pakistan players need to play for the team and not for themselves - Mahmood
Former Pakistan cricketer Azhar Mahmood, who was the bowling coach for the national team in the Asia Cup and the ICC World Twenty20 tournaments has lamented the players' attitude towards the game which led to their downfall.
Hong Kong, Netherlands manage to qualify for ICC World Twenty20 2016
Hong Kong and Netherlands managed to sneak past Afghanistan and Namibia respectively in the play-offs of the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier to make it to the main tournament to be held in India.
Shane Watson retires as top-ranked T20I all-rounder
Australian Shane Watson's last game of international cricket saw his side exit the ICC World T20 but ended up with him leading the ICC player rankings for all-rounders in Twenty20 International cricket.
Dale Steyn returns to South Africa World T20 squad
Cricket South Africa have named an experienced squad for the ICC World Twenty20 tournament to be held in India with Dale Steyn making a return.
India 11-0 Pakistan - World Cup dominance extended
India roared back into contention for the ICC World T20 semi-finals with a calm six-wicket win over arch rivals Pakistan in Kolkata. Chetan Narula reviews the action.
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.
India defeat Pakistan, England down South Africa - Cricket World TV
The last two matches Chetan Narula took in at the ICC World Twenty20 2016 saw England break records to beat South Africa in Mumbai and India overcome Pakistan in Kolkata.
Aamer Sohail mystified by lack of quality spinners in Pakistan World T20 squad
Former Pakistan captain Aamer Sohail expressed his surprise at the lack of quality spinners in the Pakistan squad which was selected for the 2016 World Twenty20 tournament.
How do you bowl at Kane Williamson?
Kane Williamson has a strike rate of 127.68 from 30 T20Is, higher than MS Dhoni, Tillakaratne Dilshan and Ross Taylor. In those 30 games he has cleared the rope only 10 times.
Virat Kohli guides India to crucial win over Pakistan
Virat Kohli's unbeaten half-century guided India to a crucial Super 10 Group 2 six-wicket win over Pakistan in Kolkata to get their ICC World T20 campaign back on track.
Mohammad Zahid slams Pakistan's performance in World T20
Former Pakistan pacer Mohammad Zahid has come down heavily on Pakistan's performance in the recently concluded ICC World Twenty20, where the team won just one out of the four games in the Super 10 stage.
Preview: India favourites, but Gayle always a danger
The second ICC World T20 2016 semi-final pits hosts and favourites India against 2012 champions West Indies in a fascinating match-up to decide who will play England in Sunday's final.
India, England already under ICC WT20 pressure
Chetan Narula reports from Mumbai, reflecting on the first two games of the ICC World Twenty20 that he watched - wins for New Zealand and the West Indies over India and England respectively.
OPPO F1 #WorldT20SelfieExpert blog: West Indies shock a billion
Returning to the scene of their 2011 ODI World Cup win, there were a lot of hopes riding on the Indian team to me another dream come true, but it was not to be.
Sami, Sharjeel added to Pakistan squad for Asia Cup, ICC World T20
The Pakistan selectors have called up Sharjeel Khan and Mohammad Sami to replace the injured Babar Azam and Rumman Raees for the 2016 Asia Cup and the upcoming ICC World Twenty tournaments.
Tom Cooper added to Netherlands ICC World T20 Squad
Netherlands batsman Tom Cooper has been included in the squad for the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 tournament in the place of Sikander Zulfiqar.
ICC lauds Netherlands, Scotland for World Twenty20 Qualifier win
The International Cricket Council heaped praises on Netherlands and Scotland for winning the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier after the final was washed out due to incessant rain on Sunday.
Mahela Jayawardene disappointed with comments of SLC president
Former Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene expressed his disappointment at the comments of the president of Sri Lanka Cricket, who was unhappy with the 38-year-old for accepting a consulting role with England in the upcoming ICC World Twenty20.
Curtly Ambrose happy with West Indies preparation for ICC World T20
West Indies bowling coach Sir Curtly Ambrose expressed his satisfaction with the way the team is shaping up in the build up to the ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
ICC WT20 final preview: Is this one too close to call?
Not many people will have predicted an England-West Indies final, particularly after Chris Gayle took England apart in their group game, but that is what we have to look forward to at Eden Gardens on Sunday.
Pakistan wait for government approval for ICC World T20 participation
Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan revealed that the board is awaiting the decision of the central government for the participation of the Pakistan team in the matches to be held in India during the upcoming International Cricket Council World Twenty20 tournament.
ICC announces 2016 World Twenty20 fixtures
The International Cricket Council on Friday announced the schedule for the upcoming men's and women's 2016 World Twenty20 tournaments to be played in India.
Williamson admits spin will play a significant role in ICC World T20
New Zealand Twenty20 International captain Kane Williamson has acknowledged the fact that spin will play a big part in the ongoing ICC World T20 tournament.
A whirlwind start, a fightback, and a Kohli special
India beat Australia by six wickets in Mohali to storm into the semi-finals of the 2016 ICC World T20, riding on a superlative innings from Virat Kohli, watched by Chetan Narula.
Scotland announce 15-man squad for 2016 World T20
The Scotland selectors on Monday have announced a 15-man squad which will compete in the upcoming 2016 World Twenty20 tournament scheduled to be played in the months of March and April in India.
ICC WT20 2016 - the tournament that had everything
Rounding off our coverage of the ICC World T20 2016 before attentions turn to the Indian Premier League, Anmol Chandan reviews the competition team by team.
I don't need to be provoked to be motivated to win matches - Virat Kohli
Indian star batsman Virat Kohli has stated that he does not need on-field altercations in order to remain motivated to win games for his country.
South Africa appoint Neil McKenzie as batting coach
Cricket South Africa has confirmed the appointment of Neil McKenzie as the batting coach of the South African team till the end of the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 tournament in India.
Bravo comes out in support of Sammy's comments
West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has stated that he supports Darren Sammy for the comments made during the post-match presentation of the final of the recently concluded ICC World Twenty20.
India's gamble, unbeatable Simmons, Wankhede silenced
Some poor bowling and fielding, plus a lot of luck for Lendl Simmons, made sure that the West Indies will now play England in the final in Kolkata on Sunday. Chetan Narula reflects on the second ICC WT20 semi-final.
talkSPORT 2 launches with live ICC WT20 coverage
Launching tomorrow as the Cheltenham Festival gets underway, talkSPORT2 has secured live broadcast rights for the ICC World Twenty20 2016 in India.
BCCI announces venues for ICC World Twenty20 2016 tournament
The Board of Control for Cricket in India, on Tuesday, has announced the venues, which will host the 2016 Men and Women International Cricket Council World Twenty20 tournaments.
England's World T20 - so near, yet so far
The World T20 has finally come to a close, and what a fantastic competition we have witnessed. Few people predicted an England vs West Indies final, and even fewer predicted what would happen in the final over.
Pakistan open WT20 campaign with convincing win
Pakistan opened their ICC World Twenty20 2016 campaign with a convincing 55-run win over Bangladesh in Group 2 of the Super 10 stage at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
Ross Taylor confident of full fitness for ICC World T20
New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor stated that he is confident of being fully fit in time for the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 tournament which will be played in India.
Shane Watson confident of being fit in time for ICC World T20
Australian all-rounder Shane Watson, who is currently recovering from an abdominal strain stated that he is very confident of being fit for the upcoming World Twenty20 tournament.
England hold on to see off Sri Lanka, South Africa
By beating Sri Lanka by 10 runs, England knocked out both Sri Lanka and South Africa, and qualified for the ICC World T20 semi-finals, watched by Chetan Narula, to set up a likely clash with New Zealand on Wednesday.
Pakistan crack under pressure, New Zealand go through
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.
From Dane Road to Delhi - Sale's WT20 connection
Local amateur photographer George Franks has recently been snapping England on their way to the T20 Cricket World Cup final - quite a change from covering Sale Cricket Club.
Nathan McCullum, Southee return to World T20 squad
New Zealand have included off-spinner Nathan McCullum and fast bowler Tim Southee in the 15-man squad for the ICC World Twenty20 tournament to be held in India.
Liam Dawson makes it to England ICC World T20 squad
Hampshire all-rounder Liam Dawson has been included in the 15-man England squad that will take part in the ICC World Twenty20 tournament scheduled to be played in India in March.
Experienced players return for Sri Lanka World T20 campaign
Premier fast bowler Lasith Malinga and all-rounder Angelo Mathews have been named in the Sri Lankan squad for the Asia Cup and ICC World Twenty20 campaigns which are scheduled to be played in Bangladesh and India respectively.
Test captain will be decided after ICC World T20 - Mike Hesson
New Zealand coach Mike Hesson revealed that the team management will take a call on the appointment of the captain of the Test side only after the completion of the ICC World Twenty20.
West Indies announce World Twenty20 squad
West Indies on Friday have announced a 15-man squad that will take part in the World Twenty20 tournament which is scheduled to be played in India in March.
Collapses, recoveries and a final heist
West Indies stole victory from the jaws of defeat as they beat England in an intense ICC World T20 final in Kolkata, where Chetan Narula watched both sides collapse and recover before West Indies finally prevailed.
Pakistan out, Australia set up shootout with India
Australia beat Pakistan in Mohali to set up a virtual quarter-final with India for the second semi-final spot from Group Two of the ICC World T20. Chetan Narula reports.
Pakistan receive government clearance for ICC World T20
The Pakistan government has given consent to its national cricket team to tour India in order to participate in the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
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.
Narine, Pollard pull out from ICC World T20
West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard and spinner Sunil Narine have withdrawn their names from the 15-man squad named for the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 tournament in India.
West Indies players sign contracts ahead of World T20
The West Indies Cricket Board has confirmed that 12 players out of the 15-man squad originally named for the 2016 World Twenty20 tournament have submitted signed contracts.
Shami, Negi included in India World T20 squad
The Indian selectors on Friday announced the squad for the Asia Cup and World Twenty20 tournaments with fast bowler Mohammad Shami making a comeback after almost a year.
England stun New Zealand to guarantee a repeat winner
Chetan Narula reports from the Feroz Shah Kotla, where England stunned New Zealand to enter the final of the ICC World T20 2016 and leave their opponents as bridesmaids - once again.
Steven Finn replaced by Liam Plunkett in England World T20 squad
England fast bowler Liam Plunkett has been selected to replace Steven Finn, who has been ruled out of the ICC World Twenty20 tournament with a calf strain.
Mitchell Starc unlikely to participate in World Twenty20
Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc expressed that he is unlikely to recover in time to take part in the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
Gayle storm blows England away
Chris Gayle struck a 47-ball hundred, his second T20I century, as England’s bowling attack was shredded down in Mumbai, with West Indies comfortably chasing down a tall order of 183 runs as Chetan Narula looked on.
Twenty20 - the format that is here to stay
Nowhere has the phenomenon of Twenty20 cricket resonated more than in India. The game could have been made in the image of the country: a bustling and frantic place enjoying a bustling and frantic game.
Ireland count on experience for World T20 campaign
Fast bowler Boyd Rankin has been named in the 15-man Ireland squad to take part in the 2016 World Twenty20 with William Porterfield leading an experienced side.
Stunning Indian collapse sets up tournament
New Zealand’s spinners took nine wickets to trigger a stunning Indian collapse as the hosts were bowled out for just 79 runs in Nagpur. Chetan Narula witnessed it first hand at the VCA Stadium.
Hussey to join Australia coaching staff for World Twenty20
Former Australian batsman Michael Hussey will join the coaching staff of the national Twenty20 International team as a consultant for the 2016 World T20 in India.
West Indies players given ultimatum to accept contract terms
The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has given the West Indies players time until 14th February to accept the terms of their contracts after a fresh issue over payments surfaced earlier this week.
Lendl Simmons ruled out of ICC World T20 with back injury
West Indies batsman Lendl Simmons is set to miss the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 after suffering a back injury which has ruled him out of the tournament.
Steven Smith to lead Australia in World T20
Australian Test and One-Day International captain Steven Smith is all set to take over from Aaron Finch as the captain in the shortest form of the game for the upcoming World Twenty20 tournament.
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.
Fit again Steyn desperate to do well says Russell Domingo
South Africa head coach Russell Domingo revealed that the Proteas pace spearhead Dale Steyn is raring to perform well after returning from a lengthy injury lay-off.
International team under investigation for corruption - Sir Ronnie Flanagan
The chairman of the International Cricket Council's Anti-Corruption Unit , Sir Ronnie Flanagan revealed that an international team was under investigation for attempting “manipulate” games in the upcoming ICC World Twenty20.
Russell likely to participate in ICC World T20 despite doping code violation
West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell is all set to retain his place in the squad for the ICC World Twenty20 after the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission opted not to hand him a provisional suspension.