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Rashid, Archer, Wood lead line with the ball as England chase 48 in 19 balls

45 min 30 sec

The group stage of the Men's T20 World Cup is reaching its halfway point as the 20 teams battle to qualify for the Super 8s - here's what each side needs to progress.

45 min 30 sec

With the T20 World Cup in the West Indies and United States in full swing, BBC Sport looks at how each group is shaping up and who is leading the race to be top run-scorer and wicket-taker.

1 hour 7 min

Fazalhaq Farooqi and Naveen-ul-Haq set up the win by helping bundle out PNG for 95

1 hour 21 min

Australia's Pat Cummins said they never considered going easy on Scotland in their final group match to eliminate England from the Twenty20 World Cup.

1 hour 27 min

Farooqi has led Afghanistan's charge in the T20 World Cup, moving the ball both ways to have the batters in trouble

2 hours 21 min

Watch as Adil Rashid takes four wickets to help England to a ruthless eight-wicket victory over Oman in their T20 World Cup match in Antigua.

2 hours 21 min

Captain Jos Buttler finishes 24 not out from just eight balls to complete the quickest run chase in T20 World Cup history, as England beat Oman.

2 hours 38 min

Afghanistan beat Papua New Guinea by seven wickets to qualify for the T20 World Cup Super 8s and eliminate New Zealand.

2 hours 38 min

Bangladesh take a big step towards qualification for the T20 World Cup Super 8s as they beat the Netherlands by 25 runs in St Vincent.

10 hours 27 min

Essex beat Middlesex by 16 runs at Lord's while the match between Glamorgan and Hampshire is abandoned.

10 hours 27 min

Lancashire batter Rocky Flintoff, the 16-year-old son of former England captain Andrew, signs his first professional contract.

10 hours 38 min

Watch as Phil Salt smashes back-to-back sixes before being bowled out to leave England on 12-1 in their T20 World Cup match against Oman in North Sound.

10 hours 38 min

Watch highlights as Sherfane Rutherford hits a sublime unbeaten 68 as West Indies fightt back to beat New Zealand by 13 runs to book their place in the T20 World Cup Super 8s.

10 hours 45 min

Arshdeep Singh shines as he takes four wickets from nine balls to help India secure a place in the T20 World Cup Super 8s after beating USA by seven wickets in New York.

11 hours 7 min

England give their hopes of progressing in the T20 World Cup a major boost with an emphatic thrashing of Oman in Antigua.

12 hours 45 min

England's Chris Woakes is set to play his first senior game since February for Birmingham Bears on Friday.

12 hours 45 min

England coach Matthew Mott hopes Josh Hazlewood’s comments about possibly manipulating net run-rate to knock England out of the T20 World Cup were in jest.

13 hours 3 min

Watch as Sybrand Engelbrecht's "wonderful blow" hits the roof of the stadium to move Netherlands up to 99-3 in their T20 World Cup match against Bangladesh in Kingstown.

13 hours 3 min

Watch as USA's Saurabh Netravalkar drops the ball and misses a great opportunity to remove India's Suryakumar Yadav in the T20 World Cup in New York.

27 min 30 sec

Pakistan Cricket Board and Cricket Australia today announced the revised itinerary of the 2022 Australia men’s cricket team’s tour of Pakistan for three Tests, three ODIs and one T20I. The tour will now start and end in Rawalpindi with the opening Test to be played from 4-8 March and the four white-ball matches to be played from 29 March to 5 April. The change in the first Test venue means that the second Test will be played in Karachi from 12-16 March and the third in Lahore from 21-25 March.

Also See: Pakistan vs Australia Schedule 2022 (All Match Dates, Venues & Time Table)

PCB Chief Executive Faisal Hasnain: “We are pleased that the Cricket Australia Board has formally approved their side’s five-week tour itinerary and...

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New Zealand Cricket (NZC) has confirmed it will tour Pakistan for two Tests and three ODIs in December/January 2022-23 as part of the Future Tours Programme and will return in April 2023 for 10 white-ball matches to make-up for the September 2021 abandoned tour, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced on Monday. PCB said the arrangement was finalized following meetings and discussions between the PCB and NZC Chairpersons Ramiz Raja and Martin Snedden, respectively. The two Tests and three ODIs will be part of the ICC World Test Championship and ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Super League, respectively, while the second visit will include two additional ODIs and will now comprise five ODIs and five T20Is that will count towards the ICC Rankings.

“I am pleased with the outcomes of our discussions and negotiations and thank Martin Snedden and his board for their understanding and support. This reflects the strong, cordial, and historic relations the two boards have and...

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Pakistan pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi on Monday was named as ICC’s Men Cricketer of the Year.

Shaheen took 78 wickets in 36 internationals at an average of 22.20 with best bowling figures of 6/51.
The tall Pakistani quick was on fire throughout 2021, knocking some of the best batters over across all three formats of the game. He especially had a year to remember in Tests and T20Is, reaching his peak during the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in UAE where he impressed one and all with his sheer speed and skills.

He would take seven wickets in six matches during the tournament in Pakistan’s run to the semi-final. He ruled the shortest format throughout the calendar year, scalping 23 wickets in 21 matches with his death bowling improving by leaps and bounds.

After a slow start to the year in Test cricket in New Zealand, Afridi burst to life during the home series against South Africa. He continued his brilliant form throughout the rest of the year in...

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The Pakistan Super League, also known as the PSL, is an entertaining T20 competition that is Pakistan’s equivalent to the Indian Premier League, although it is nowhere near as big and nowhere near as lucrative. It was established back in 2015, and the seventh edition is ongoing now and nearing its conclusion. In this article, we are going to take a look at what has been happening in this tournament and then give our prediction as to who will win the final.

Pakistan Super League 2022: What Has Happened So Far?

In the Group Stage of the competition, the standout team was the Multan Sultans by quite a distance. Each team played ten matches in the Group Stage, playing the...

27 min 30 sec

The former Pakistan cricketer, Mohsin Khan has come down hard on the Pakistan cricket team claiming that eight of their top eleven cricketers don’t meet the fitness standards.

Mohsin, who has played 48 Tests and 75 ODIs for the country, has suggested the name of Sharjeel Khan for the opening slot citing that he is a talented player and his below-par fitness levels won’t matter much as there are already a lot of players in the Pakistan squad who do not match the required fitness standards of international cricket.

READ: World Cup organisers unfazed by potential code clash

He told Daily Express, “Opening has always been an issue for Pakistan. Sharjeel Khan is a talented player. His fitness should not be a major concern because I think eight players in Pakistan’s playing eleven don’t meet the required standards so it does not make much of a...

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Organisers of the ICC Twenty20 World Cup are confident the men’s tournament will thrive even if it is directly competing with Australia’s football codes, as they consider COVID-19 contingency plans they hope will never be needed.

The world’s health crisis has cast doubt over the men’s T20 World Cup, slated to run from October 18 until November 15 in Australia.

Uncertainty clouds so many elements of life and limitations on international travel loom as a particularly big challenge for the 16-team event, depending on how much the coronavirus continues to spread.

Speculation is rife in India the T20 World Cup could be postponed or cancelled, but at this stage the International Cricket Council (ICC) have instead said they are in a holding pattern.

Watch : Full List of Top 15 T20I Batsmen by ICC Rankings (2004 – 2020) – A Graphical Representation

As with the Olympic...

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Pakistan is currently in England for the tour England where they will play three One-Day Internationals (ODIs) and three Twenty-20 Internationals (T20Is) in July. While Pakistani players may already be in the swing of things because to the PSL, England’s match against Sri Lanka could serve as a warm-up for their match against Pakistan.


Where will England vs Pakistan ODI Series be held?...

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Pakistan’s best T20 cricketers will be back in action as the much-awaited National T20 Cup First XI tournament kicks off on Wednesday at the Multan Cricket Stadium. The 33-match tournament, which will be broadcast live in its entirety in High Definition on PTV Sports, marks the beginning of competitive cricket in the country after more than six months and, as such, serves as the curtain-raiser for the 2020-21 domestic season.

As per the overhauled structure, six teams will take part in the competition, with each team playing 10 games in the double round-robin leg.

With no international cricket going on for Pakistan currently, until the series against Zimbabwe, some of the top players of the country will be available, which will make the tournament ever more competitive.

These include the likes of Haris Sohail, Babar Azam, Kamran Akmal, Naseem Shah, Mohammad Rizwan, Junaid Khan, Fakhar Zaman, Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Hafeez,...

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A record second-wicket partnership between Zeeshan Malik and Haider Ali orchestrated a 79-run win for Northern against Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in the opening match of the National T20 Cup First XI tournament at the Multan Cricket Stadium.


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Breaking: Umar Akmal has been suspended by PCB under Anti-Corruption Code. The Pakistan Cricket Board Thursday suspended Umar Akmal with immediate effect under Article 4.7.1 of the PCB Anti-Corruption Code, which means he cannot take part in any cricket-related activity pending the investigation being carried out by PCB’s Anti-Corruption Unit. The PCB has decided not make any further comments due to the ongoing investigation. However, sources privy to the matter told Dunya News that Umar Akmal has...

17 hours 21 min

Match abandoned without a ball bowled to dent teams' qualification prospects

21 hours 21 min

Teenage batter following in footsteps of father Andrew, who spent his career at Lancs

22 hours 15 min

WI lost four powerplay wickets in the first innings, but Rutherford stepped up to rescue their batting innings

23 hours 57 min

The club will hope for a better outcome than last season when their platinum selection Harry Brook withdrew

1 day 8 hours

The wicketkeeper-batter has signed a three-year deal and will be available for the entirety of every season

1 day 9 hours

They need to win their remaining games, and for Australia to beat Scotland to have a chance of making the next round

1 day 10 hours

Josh Hazlewood hinted his team would rather see Scotland through at defending champions' expense

1 day 11 hours

"We had a few warnings in earlier games, and it's something we do talk about." USA coach Stuart Law says

1 day 11 hours

Undulating match falls Leicestershire's way after Durham recover from 19 for 3 in the chase

1 day 12 hours

"All I want is to have options moving forward," Rohit says on Shivam Dube the bowler

23 hours 38 min

USA became the first team to be penalised five runs under the game's stop-clock rules.

23 hours 38 min

'USA Cricket continues its instrumental work in supporting our national players and equipping youth and local communities with the tools they need to succeed in this sport.'

1 day 27 min

Virat Kohli was dismissed for a golden duck against USA, extending his poor run after being promoted as an opener in the T20 World Cup.

1 day 1 hour

India pacer Arshdeep Singh wants to become a reliable lower-order batter.

1 day 2 hours

Images from the T20 World Cup Group C match between the West Indies and New Zealand in Trinidad on Thursday.

1 day 2 hours

USA are the first team under ICC's new ruling to receive a run penalty in T20 Internationals for the stop clock violation.

1 day 11 hours

Images from the ICC T20 World Cup match between India and the United States at the Nassau County Cricket Ground, in New York, on Wednesday.

1 day 12 hours

India skipper Rohit Sharma admitted it wasn't easy playing on a two-paced newly-laid drop-in pitch at the Nassau County ground in New York and the team had to battle it out till the end to win each of their three matches in the ongoing T20 World Cup.

1 day 16 hours

The value of the Indian Premier League went up 6.5 per cent to USD 16.4 billion (around Rs 134,858 crore) in 2024, according to a report by American investment bank Houlihan Lokey.

1 day 18 hours

The 32-year-old shared a post-surgery photo on his Instagram page.