ICC World Twenty20

Virat Kohli reclaims top spot in ICC T20 rankings, India still No. 1

Powered by his brilliant knocks in the ICC World T20 so far, Indian batsman Virat Kohli became the top-ranked batsman in the ICC rankings, while India remained static at the No.1 spot in the team list. Kohli, who averages 92 after scoring 184 runs in four matches at a strike-rate of over 132, had entered the tournament 24 points behind Aaron Finch, but has now opened up a 68-point advantage

Pakistan star Shoaib Malik not scared of Indian batsmen

Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik is pumped up about the upcoming clash against arch-rivals India in the ongoing Asia Cup T20. The two countries have not played each other since the 2015 Word Cup, which India won convincingly thanks to Virat Kohli’s hundred and heroics from the bowlers. Pakistan were scheduled to ‘host’ India in a bilateral limited-overs series late last year but the BCCI was not keen on traveling to

Aaron Finch dumped, Steve Smith to lead Australia in World T20

Aaron Finch has been dumped as Australia’s captain in the shortest form of the game and replaced by test skipper Steve Smith just a month before the start of the World Twenty20. Selectors also axed wicketkeeper Matthew Wade from the 15-man squad for the tournament in India. Test gloveman Peter Nevill, who has never played a limited overs international, was picked instead. Opener Finch, who has been struggling with a

Yuvraj Singh will feel less pressure as he plays more games: MS Dhoni

Yuvraj Singh’s cameo in the Sydney Twenty seems to have impressed India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. He expects that the veteran left-hander would only get better as he plays more and more matches in the lead up to the ICC World Twenty20. The skipper also termed the team combination as the right mix of players going into marquee event. “I think we have the right mix. Also, Yuvraj can just go

MS Dhoni can win another World T20 for India, claims Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina claimed that India’s most successful captain, Mahendra Singh Dhoni can win another World T20 trophy for India. The 29-year-old, said, “Right now, he [MS Dhoni] needs support. If he gets a bit of support, you never know. The next World Cup (World T20) is in India.” MS Dhoni is still the only captain to have lead India to multiple world titles. India won the inaugural ICC World Twenty20 in

IPL 2014: Chennai Super Kings - Team Preview

Despite the recent controversy about the team and its management, Chennai Super Kings are once again the favorites to win the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League. Led by captain cool MS Dhoni, Chennai have played five finals in the six editions so far, where they emerged victorious twice – in 2010 and 2011. Such was their dominance, that after they had retained their five key players – MS

ICC World T20: Clinical India cruise home by 7 wickets

India put up a thoroughly professional performance to thrash arch-rivals Pakistan by seven wickets in a one-sided opening group league encounter to launch their ICC World Twenty20 campaign in style, here on Friday. At a packed Sher-e-Bangla Stadium, the Indian spinners did a commendable job in restricting Pakistan to a modest 130 for seven after electing to bowl. Chasing the target, the Indian batsmen sent the opposition bowlers on a

MS Dhoni Slaps Rs 100-Crore Suit On Private Television Network

Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni) has moved the Madras High Court seeking Rs 100 crore as damages from a private television network. Dhoni today won an interim order from the Madras HC, restraining the private TV network from telecasting interviews or any news that talks about the match-fixing allegations levelled against him. Dhoni said his hard-earned reputation was under stake and his name was dragged in the