Tuesday, February 7, 2023

T20

3rd T20: India’s top order in focus in series decider

India’s young top order will be under pressure to deliver in the series-deciding third T20 International against New Zealand here on Wednesday.It would be fair to say the trio of Shubman Gill, Ishan Kishan and Rahul Tripathi has not...

Suryakumar wins ICC Men’s T20 Cricketer of Year; Renuka wins Emerging Cricketer

Swashbuckling Indian batter Suryakumar Yadav was on Wednesday named the ICC Men’s T20 Cricketer of the Year for his ridiculously good run in the shortest format of the game.Surya had a stellar 2022, breaking an array of records and...

ICC recommends 6-team T20 events for 2028 Olympics

The International Cricket Council is still hopeful of the sport’s inclusion in Los Angeles 2028 Olympics and has “recommended” six-team T20 events for both men and women to the Games’ organising committee.A final decision on the inclusion of cricket...

T20 cricket tourney in Zunheboto

3rd open T20 cricket tournament, organised by Trojans XX Club, commenced at public ground Zunheboto on December 8, 2022 with advisor school education and SCERT, KT Sukhalu as special guest.Addressing the opening programme, Sukhalu reiterated that employment in government...

Mandhana, Deepti attain career-best T20 rankings

India opener Smriti Mandhana and off-spinning all-rounder Deepti Sharma are within striking distance of the top spot for batters and bowlers, respectively, after the latest weekly update to the ICC Women’s T20I Player Rankings on Tuesday.Mandhana, who has been...

Women’s Asia Cup: India beat B’desh by 59 runs

Shafali Verma once again showed her match-winning prowess with an attractive 55 off 44 balls as India out-batted Bangladesh by 59 runs to win their fourth match and clinch a semi-final spot in the Women’s Asia Cup T20 here...

Kohli, Rahul rested for third T20 against South Africa

In-form batsmen KL Rahul and Virat Kohli have been given a break ahead of the team’s departure for the T20 World Cup and will not play the third T20 International against South Africa in Indore on Tuesday. An eight-wicket...

West Indies beat NZ by 8 wkts to consolation win in final T20

Half-centuries from West Indies openers Brandon King and Shamarh Brooks helped the hosts defeat New Zealand by eight wickets and avoid a series sweep by the visitors in the third and final T20 International at Sabina Park on Monday...

India thrash WI in final T20 win series 4-1

Indian spinners took all ten wickets as they thrashed West Indies in the fifth and final T20I of the series here to complete a 4-1 series victory.Ravi Bishnoi took four wickets while Axar Patel and Kuldeep Yadav shared three...

India thrash West Indies by 59 runs in 4th T20

Young India pacers, Avesh Khan and Arshdeep Singh, bowled with discipline as the visitors thrashed West Indies by 59 runs to take an unassailable 3-1 lead in the five-match T20I series here on Sunday.On a day when wicketkeeper-batter Rishabh...