MIRPUR: Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Sunday attributed the team’s loss against Sri Lanka in the ICC World T20 final to his batsmen’s failure to convert the starts and the islanders’ “brilliant” bowling at the death.
Aiming to become the first-ever [...]
MIRPUR: In their bid to reach their second successive World T20 final, defending champions West Indies will be looking to put up another clinical performance when they take on a gutsy Sri Lanka, who in turn would be hoping to avenge their loss in the last edition’s summit clash.
One can expect [...]
MIRPUR: Battered and bruised in the first quarter of 2014, India will aim to take fresh guard when they open their World Twenty20 campaign against traditional foes Pakistan on Friday in what promises to be a cracker of a contest.
While form favours Pakistan even though they were battered by South Africa [...]
DHAKA: The World Twenty20 steps up a gear on Friday as cricket’s top eight sides enter the fray, with India looking to maintain their all-win record against Pakistan in the second round’s standout clash.
Minnows of international cricket have been slogging it out in the expanded 16-nation tournament so far with two qualifying [...]
CHENNAI: The seventh edition of the IPL will be flagged off in the UAE, which will host the first 20 matches, but the tournament is likely to come back to India from May 1.
In Wednesday’s IPL governing council meeting, six affiliated units – Karnataka, Gujarat, Kochi, Hyderabad, Orissa and Jharkhand – assured [...]
KOLKATA: Veteran batsman Yuvraj Singh today defended the poor show of the Indian bowlers in the Asia Cup, citing new field restrictions as one of the reasons, but hoped for a triumphant return to form in the upcoming ICC World T20 in Bangladesh.
“Our bowlers have had a problem of [...]
BRIDGETOWN (Barbados): West Indies captain Darren Sammy says that it will be a challenging task to defend their World Twenty20 title but they are prepared to work hard for it later this month.
Sammy, who was at the helm when the West Indies beat hosts Sri Lanka in the final two [...]
NEW DELHI: Former captain Sunil Gavaskar on Monday lashed out at chief coach Duncan Fletcher and called for his immediate ouster while suggesting the name of Rahul Dravid as the next coach of the Indian cricket team.
“For me, Duncan Fletcher would get 1.5 in a scale of 10 [...]
MUMBAI: The 2011 ICC World Cup was a high point in Yuvraj Singh’s chequered career. It was his all-round performances in crunch situations (362 runs and 15 wickets) which took India into the final at the Wankhede from where MS Dhoni took over. Since then a lot of water has flown under the bridge.
DUBAI: India’s Virat Kohli has reclaimed the number one position in the latest ICC Player Rankings for ODI Batsmen, which were released on Sunday after the conclusion of the Asia Cup.
Kohli had [...]
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