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T20 World Cup: Afghanistan beat PNG to reach Super Eight

T20 World Cup: Afghanistan beat PNG to reach Super Eight

Afghanistan beat Papua New Guinea by seven wickets in Trinidad on Thursday to reach the Super Eight stage of the Twenty20 World Cup with a game to spare and end New Zealand's slim hopes of progressing. The Afghans had already effectively eliminated New Zealand after defeating them by 84 runs in Ge

Bangladesh one step closer to Super Eight

Bangladesh one step closer to Super Eight

Bangladesh took a big step towards qualification for the T20 World Cup Super 8s stage as they beat the Netherlands by 25 runs in St Vincent. Shakib Al Hasan struck an unbeaten 64 from 46 balls to guide his side to 159, rebuilding the innings after they lost two early wickets to the bowling of Arya

T20 World Cup: India reach Super Eight

T20 World Cup: India reach Super Eight

India qualified for the Super Eight stage of the T20 World Cup with a seven-wicket win over the United States on Wednesday, with a fifty by Suryakumar Yadav and Arshdeep Singh's four-wicket haul helping them clinch their third win in a row. The US, second in Group A with four points after sufferin

T20 World Cup: West Indies into Super Eight

T20 World Cup: West Indies into Super Eight

West Indies batsman Sherfane Rutherford transformed a match his team appeared doomed to lose to New Zealand on Wednesday with a scintillating unbeaten 68 from 39 balls to propel the home side into the T20 World Cup Super Eight stage. The co-hosts recovered from 30 for five in the seventh over at t

Australia romp into Super Eights at T20 World Cup

Australia romp into Super Eights at T20 World Cup

Adam Zampa took four for 12 from four overs as unbeaten Australia stormed into the Super Eights at the Twenty20 World Cup with one Group B match to spare after hammering Namibia by nine wickets in Antigua on Tuesday. Leg spinner Zampa picked up where he left off in last weekend's win over reigning

Tigers out to beat South Africa to bolster T20 WC Super 8 hopes

Tigers out to beat South Africa to bolster T20 WC Super 8 hopes

Bangladesh hope to put up a tough fight when they will take on South Africa in their second game of the T20 World Cup at the scenic Nassau County International Cricket Stadium in New York at 8.30 pm on Monday (Bangladesh Time). The Tigers kicked off the event with winning note, edging past Sri Lan

Afghanistan crush New Zealand by 84 runs in T20 World Cup

Afghanistan crush New Zealand by 84 runs in T20 World Cup

Afghanistan's bowlers exploited to the full a pitch assisting both pace and spin at the Providence Stadium on Friday as they skittled New Zealand for just 75 from 15.2 overs and bowled their team to a 84-run run victory in the T20 World Cup. Afghanistan captain and spin bowler Rashid Khan took fou

T20 World Cup: US beat Pakistan in super over

T20 World Cup: US beat Pakistan in super over

The United States beat Pakistan in a Super Over in Dallas on Thursday to achieve one of the biggest upsets in Twenty20 World Cup history and secure their second win of the tournament. Pakistan, the 2009 champions, recovered from a poor start to score 159-7 but the US plundered 14 runs from their f

T20 World Cup: South Africa beat Sri Lanka by six wickets

T20 World Cup: South Africa beat Sri Lanka by six wickets

South Africa defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets in their opening T20 World Cup group match on Monday after dismissing their Asian opponents for their lowest ever score of 77 on a lively drop-in pitch at the temporary Nassau County stadium in Eisenhower Park. The South Africans also struggled on a p

West Indies rally to win opening World Cup match

West Indies rally to win opening World Cup match

Twice world champions West Indies plundered 52 from their final five overs to complete a five-wicket victory over Papua New Guinea with an over to spare in their opening match at the T20 World Cup at the Providence Stadium on Sunday. Roston Chase struck an unbeaten 42 from 27 deliveries and the po

United States beat Canada in World Cup opener

United States beat Canada in World Cup opener

The United States destroyed Canada's bowling after a slow start to overpower their neighbours by seven wickets in the opening match of the Twenty20 World Cup in Dallas on Saturday. Aaron Jones muscled 10 sixes in an unbeaten 94 from 40 balls to propel his team to 197 for three from 17.4 overs in r

Bangladesh set to take on India in final warm-up match

Bangladesh set to take on India in final warm-up match

Bangladesh will take on India in their final warm-up match ahead of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup on Saturday at Nassau County International Cricket Stadium in New York. The newly-constructed Nassau County International Cricket Stadium is using drop-in pitches for World Cup matches. These pitc