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Watch: T20 World Cup 2024: What went wrong in the matches held in USA

The use of untested drop-in pitches which produced very low-scoring games especially in New York, and inadequate facilities to counter rain delays was a let down for cricket fans in USA

20 Jun 2024 6:39 pm
T20 World Cup: South Africa clinch 18-run win over spirited U.S.A. in Super Eight clash

South Africa-born Andries Gous led a stunning fightback for USA with a 47-ball 80 not out but the team could not chase down the target of 195

20 Jun 2024 8:27 am
IND vs SA Womens ODI | Smriti Mandhanas all-round show helps India squeaks home in a humdinger

After Smritis career-best and Harmanpreets belligerent tons power the host to 325, Wolvaardt and Kapp notch up centuries and put on 184 runs to propel South Africas spirited chase before Poojas impactful final over sees the visitor fall short by four runs

20 Jun 2024 12:49 am
Afghanistans coming-of-age story: no longer a shock or upset

Head coach Trott has played a key role in making his players believe that they are far better than just blazing cameos or the occasional spell of brilliance with the ball; the teams boldness with the bat has been complemented by a greater maturity, and game and situational awareness

20 Jun 2024 12:45 am
Hayden backs Kohli; Bishop calls Bumrah once in a generation bowler

Kohli, who was the highest run-getter at this years IPL with 741 runs, is yet to make a significant contribution in the tournament;

19 Jun 2024 11:28 pm
T20 World Cup 2024: Bangladesh bowler Tanzim fined 15% of match fee for violation of ICC Code of Conduct

The incident took place in the third over of the Nepal chase on Sunday when Tanzim had a verbal spat with Nepal skipper Rohit Paudel amidst a spirited spell at Arnos Vale Ground in Kingstown

19 Jun 2024 11:57 am
If you are number one, you should be able to bat in different conditions: Suryakumar

On the 'spicy' wickets of New York, Suryakumar Yadav had to play the waiting game, especially playing strokes behind the wicket

19 Jun 2024 8:30 am
Kane Williamson steps down as New Zealand captain after T20 World Cup debacle

One of the world's top batsmen and a campaigner of more than 350 internationals in Tests, one-day and T20 cricket, Williamson will continue to play for New Zealand in all three formats.

19 Jun 2024 7:34 am
Emotional Boult calls T20 World Cup exit his last day for New Zealand

Trent Boult 13-year stint in international cricket appeared to have ended in the downbeat setting of a dead T20 World Cup game.

18 Jun 2024 9:50 pm
T20 World Cup: ICC warns associate nations against potential corrupt approach from Kenya international

Associate nations are soft targets for corruption, but in this case, the player who was approached did the needful by informing the ICC at the earliest, a source told PTI.

18 Jun 2024 10:40 am
T20 World Cup: West Indies beats Afghanistan by 104 runs

With both teams assured of a Super 8 berth, it was the two-time champions West Indies who displayed their batting might against Afghanistan, amassing a formidable 218 for five, with Poorans powerful 53-ball 98 knock.

18 Jun 2024 9:57 am
A brilliant change of pace: how India went from twisting and turning to giving it unforgivingly straight

Not until Kapil made telling statements with his debut in Pakistan in the late 70s did a growing tribe of young aspirants harbour ambitions of running in hard, attacking the bowling crease and giving the batters a serious work-over

17 Jun 2024 11:43 pm
Thrust into the Bengaluru limelight, Smriti and Asha sparkle at home

On June 16 at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, a section of supporters burst into the same chorus, during India womens thumping 143-run ODI victory over South Africa, but for once it didnt feel totally out of place.

17 Jun 2024 9:49 pm
T20 World Cup 2024: Rishabh Pant the breath of fresh air India needed at No. 3

His simplistic approach to batting makes him the X-factor in the Super 8s and is the most successful among his teammates

17 Jun 2024 8:32 pm
T20 World Cup 2024: West Indies and Afghanistan to engage in battle for supremacy

Gaining momentum is the only thing at stake in the final Group C clash with both teams having qualified for the Super Eights.

17 Jun 2024 3:45 pm
Sri Lanka save their best for last, beat Netherlands by 83 runs

The Sri Lankans left it too late while bringing their A game to the fore as all three units fired in unison but the horse has already bolted as they were out of reckoning for the Super Eights

17 Jun 2024 10:41 am