The stage is set for Twenty 20 cricket’s biggest spectacle! The much-awaited ICC World T20 is finally here and the mega event will see 10 teams battle hard to lay their hands on the biggest prize of T20 international cricket. The top eight teams, namely India, West Indies, South Africa, New Zealand, Australia, England, Pakistan
Rajasthan Royals skipper Steven Smith came up with a superlative batting performance to take his team to victory against the Mumbai Indians. Smith’s sparkling knock of 79 off 53 balls was instrumental in helping the Royals chase down a target of 165, with 5 balls to spare. Earlier, Mumbai Indians rode on Kieron Pollard’s 34
The opening match of the eighth edition of the Indian Premier League saw reigning champions Kolkata Knight Riders triumph against Mumbai Indians. Kolkata won the match by seven wickets thanks to a fiery spell by Morne Morkel earlier in the innings and a combined effort by the batsmen, who chased down a competitive target of
A virtuoso innings of 128* from the Bangladeshi middle order batsman Mahmudullah went in vain as New Zealand clinched a narrow three wicket win at Seddon Park, Hamilton. Martin Guptill’s 105 and useful knocks from Ross Taylor, Corey Anderson and Grant Elliot ensured that the Kiwi juggernaut rolled on with a 100% record in the
Corey Anderson hit a quick-fire 75 off 46 balls as New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by 98 runs in their first fixture of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015.
Part 1 of this article on Cricket World Cup 2015 had pointed out the strengths and weaknesses of the two leading contenders of the Cup. In this article, we take a look at some of the other formidable teams who are likely to have a serious impact on proceedings of the next two months. New