newscricket11 days ago

ICC World T20 | Nicholas Pooran resigns as West Indies white-ball captain

Nicholas Pooran has stepped down as the white-ball captain for West Indies after their first-round exit from the T20 World Cup 2022. West Indies managed to win just a single game against Zimbabwe in the tournament but were stunned by Scotland which led to elimination from the showpiece event.
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newscricket16 days ago

ICC World T20 | Lot of question have probably been left unanswered about South Africa’s performance, admits Wayne Parnell

Wayne Parnell has claimed that a lot of questions regarding South Africa’s performance in the T20 World Cup 2022 have been left unanswered after their group stage exit. Parnell further stated that he has at least two more years in him to serve the national side in the next two global events.
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newscricket18 days ago

Didn’t understand why Babar Azam showed no trust in Mohammad Nawaz since defeat to India, remarks Mohammad Amir

Mohammad Amir has slammed Babar Azam for his decisions regarding Mohammad Nawaz at the World T20, where Pakistan finished as runners-up following a defeat to England. The former Pakistani pacer mentioned how Babar did not use Nawaz at all since he was hammered against India in the tournament opener.
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newscricket18 days ago

New Zealand youngsters must take the mantle in this aging team, reckons Ross Taylor

Ross Taylor has highlighted New Zealand’s current side have a lot of guys who are veterans, and youngsters such as Finn Allen and Glenn Philips need to perform consistently to help them improve. Taylor’s comments came after New Zealand’s semi-final loss against Pakistan at the T20 World Cup.
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newscricket19 days ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as Sam Curran, Ben Stokes guide England to double World Cup triumph

England have inked their name in the history book winning their second World T20 title by outplaying Pakistan by five wickets. Sam Curran was the most impressive bowler for the Three Lions with three wickets while Ben Stokes anchored a successful chase with a knock of unbeaten 52 runs.
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newscricket19 days ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as Shaheen Shah Afridi produces Wasim Akram-esque inswing to outfox Alex Hales

Shaheen Shah Afridi is one the most fearsome fast bowlers in world cricket because of his ability to trouble the best batters by swinging the ball both ways. The 22-year-old displayed his brilliance in the T20 World Cup final once again by bowling a superb swinging delivery to dismiss Alex Hales.
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newscricket19 days ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as England turn into Pakistan with combination of catch drop, missed run out and overthrow

England’s fielding standards are usually quite high and they rarely commit mistakes on the field but crunch matches can also shake their nerves sometimes. The team matched Pakistan's fielding standards as they awarded two extra runs to the opposition with an overthrow after dropping a catch.
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newscricket19 days ago

ICC World T20 | England will have to work hard to win, they won’t get a walkover, opines Shoaib Akhtar

Shoaib Akhtar is of the opinion that it won’t be an easy task for England in the final against Pakistan and they will have to work hard to lift the silverware. Akhtar also remarked that the strike rate of Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan would be very crucial in the final at the Melbourne.
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newscricket20 days ago

T20 Cricket is not Ravichandran Ashwin’s cup of tea, remarks Danish Kaneria

Danish Kaneria has stated that Ravichandran Ashwin is not suited to T20 cricket and so he shouldn’t have played in the World Cup for India. He further stated that it was an appropriate move from Virat Kohli to reserve Ashwin for the longer format while he was the skipper of the Indian team.
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newscricket20 days ago

ICC World T20 | Don’t see Pakistan chasing down anything around 200 or more, reckons Eoin Morgan

Eoin Morgan has predicted that if England reach 200 or more in the T20 World Cup final on Sunday, Pakistan won’t be able to chase down the target. However, Morgan also praised Pakistan’s pace trio of Haris Rauf, Shaheen Shah Afridi, and Naseem Shah as well as Shadab Khan for their consistency.
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