newscricket2 months ago

Report | Jasprit Bumrah's recovery going well, will be fit for T20 World Cup

According to a report by a Times of India journalist, Jasprit Bumrah is well on track to feature for India at the ICC T20 World Cup next month despite speculations of him having a back stress fracture. The pacer was recently replaced in the squad for the T20I series against South Africa.
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newscricket2 months ago

World T20 2022 | ICC announces prize pool of USD 5.6 million, winners to get USD 1.6 million

The International Cricket Council has revealed the prizes that will be on offer for teams at the T20 World Cup next month, with the champions set to earn a whopping USD 1.6 million. The rewards will depend on how far a team progresses in the tournament as well as how many wins they accumulate.
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newscricketa year ago

USA co-hosts for 2024 T20 WC, Pakistan to stage 2025 Champions Trophy

The ICC has confirmed hosts for eight global tournaments to be played between 2024 and 2031. USA will co-host the T20 World Cup 2024 alongside West Indies, while the Champions Trophy 2025 will be played in Pakistan - their first global event as host since the 1996 World Cup in the subcontinent.
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newscricketa year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Varun Chakravarthy is still untested at international level, says Dilip Doshi

Former India cricketer Dilip Doshi has stated that Varun Chakravarthy is still untested at the international level, and he should be rested for the team’s upcoming crucial matches. He further added that Yuzvendra Chahal has been a proven performer, and he should have been included in the squad.
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newscricketa year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | 'Win it for Virat Kohli' – Suresh Raina's message for team India ahead of T20 WC

Suresh Raina has asked for team India to win the T20 World Cup 2021 for Virat Kohli, as it will be his last T20I tournament as the team's captain. Raina added that the recently concluded IPL will give India an edge over other teams in the competition, which has gotten underway on Sunday, October 17.
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newscricketa year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Hardik Pandya should get into playing XI only if he does proper bowling in warm-up matches, states Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir has stated that Hardik Pandya’s inclusion in India's XI at the T20 World Cup will depend on his bowling returns in warm-up matches. Hardik didn't bowl a single over for Mumbai Indians in the recently concluded IPL, and has done little bowling ever since returning from back injury.
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newscricketa year ago

West Indies are favorites to win T20 WC in UAE, declares Daren Sammy

Daren Sammy stated that West Indies are the favorites to win their third title in the shortest format in this year's T20 World Cup. He also added that the Windies have players with caliber who can attack and claim victory over any team in the upcoming T20 WC in UAE which begins on October 17.
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newscricketa year ago

Did pretty much everything I could've done in T20 Blast for World Cup selection, believes Marnus Labuschagne

Following his incredible performance in the T20 Blast, Marnus Labuschagne has asserted that he has done everything he can to justify his selection for the upcoming T20 World Cup. The Aussie added that his ability to counter spin could work in his favour with the World Cup being played in the UAE.
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newscricket2 years ago

India to host 2021 T20 World Cup, Australia to get 2022 hosting rights

After an ICC Video conference on Friday, it was confirmed that India will have the hosting rights for the 2021 ICC T20 World Cup while Australia will host the next edition in 2022. Meanwhile, it was also decided that the next 50-over Women’s World Cup has been postponed until 2022.
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newscricket2 years ago

Optus Stadium set to be allowed to host full-house crowd for events from July 18

After Australian PM Scott Morrison’s announcement earlier this month, Optus Stadium’s Chief Executive, Mike McKenna has confirmed that the stadium is now set to be open to house a full-crowded event with 60,000 fans. The announcement comes in as a boost before the T20 World Cup in Australia.
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