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|Sep 16, 2014||
Northern Districts almost through to the main draw
Some great new ball bowling by Trent Boult and Tim Southee, who also share the new ball attack for the New Zealand national team, saw Northern Districts defeating Lahore Lions by as many as 72 runs and almost ensuring their qualification to the main draw of the Champions League T20 2014. The New...
|Mar 11, 2014||
TUCC stars listed for IPL Auction
Five youngsters who had played for different teams during the inaugural edition of the Toyota University Cricket Championship have been included in the IPL Auction Player List. All of them will be put on sale in Bangalore where the IPL Auction 2014 will be taking place at the end of the next...
|Sep 26, 2013||
Rain washes out crucial Group A ties in 2013 CLT20
Like its previous editions, the 2013 Champions League is proving to be a healthy contest with every team battling tooth and nail with their opponent in order to be crowned as the Champion of Champions. However, some of this fierce competition was doused by rain. Matches scheduled on at Motera...
|Sep 23, 2013||
Rajasthan Royals tame IPL champs Mumbai Indians in CLT20
After qualifying stages of the 2013 Champions League, the league got on its way from 21st September. The 2013 Champions League has been once again hosted by India and the first match was scheduled to happen between current IPL Champions, Mumbai Indians, and Rajasthan Royals, team placed third in...
|Sep 21, 2013||
SH rolls over Kandurata, Qualify for CLT20
Sunrisers Hyderabad made their debut in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League. While there were plenty of other things which have made the sixth IPL reach headlines for all the wrong reasons like spot fixing and betting, the performance of Sunrisers Hyderabad in their maiden IPL outing...
|Sep 5, 2013||
Zimbabwe bowlers shine during 1st Day
After handing over India’s first 5-0 whitewash on foreign soil, it seemed that the Pakistan tour would be no different for the home side of Zimbabwe. However, the Zimbabwe cricketers have shown some grit and recorded some fight against the other sub-continental team, Pakistan, after their...
|Sep 5, 2013||
England win with 6 wickets in hand against Ireland
English cricket has had a golden 2013 summer, with the exception of the double ‘Peegate’ incidents. However, on the field, England has shown why they are considered as one of the best sides of the current times. Before going into the coveted Ashes series against Australia, England...
|Sep 5, 2013||
Australia registers 200-runs victory over Scotland
The summer of 2013 has not been kind for Australia. After getting ousted from final edition of the ICC Champions Trophy despite being defending champions, Australia was facing the prospect of first of the back to back Ashes series of 2013. The 5 match test series hardly hand handful number of...
|May 3, 2013||
ICC announces 3 CSRs for Champions Trophy 2013
The ICC Champions Trophy is to take place this year in England and Wales during the end of the first half of this year. After the ICC Cricket World Cup, the Champions Trophy is the most anticipated cricketing congregation of all the top cricket playing nations arranged by the ICC. Hence, it is...
|Apr 29, 2013||
KKR Falls Short To Chase CSK Massive 200
CSK gave KKR a taste of their own medicine a year after their title win at the same ground. CSK outplayed KKR in both their encounters in this season to finally avenge their defeat last year. After winning a crucial toss surprisingly Gambhir put CSK to bat first which backfired thanks to some...
|Apr 29, 2013||
Watson Faulkner effort thrash Hyderabad
A terrific innings by Watson coupled with some gruesome bowling attack by Faulkner drove RR to a much needed victory against the in-form Hyderabad. Having put up a score of 144 for the loss of 9 wickets the target seemed easier than it is once Watson started hitting the ball all over the park....
|Apr 27, 2013||
Dropped Catches Cost 2 Points To The Kings XI As KKR Sail Through
The Kolkata Knight Riders finally got their much awaited victory at the Eden Gardens on Friday. Punjab winning the toss and coming down to bat first maintained a healthy run rate till the 16th over before Kallis-Narine action brought their run rate down; but thanks to Balaji’s expensive 18...
|Apr 26, 2013||
CSKs winning run in their fortress continues
CSK did it with the bat again at their home ground to chase down 160 with 4 balls and 5 wickets remaining, thanks to some gruesome batting by the in-form Mike Hussey followed by captain cool Dhoni. The bowlers did little to stop the batting line up of CSK and they were half way there almost when...
|Apr 26, 2013||
Mumbai Indians thrashed KKR by 5 wickets
Mumbai Indians thrashed KKR for a 5 wicket victory at the Eden Gardens on Wednesday. After a bit of delay due to rain KKR put down a decent effort with the bat to set a target of 160 for the visitors. Mumbai Indian had their regular skipper Ponting dropping himself out of the side as Rohit Sharma...
|Apr 24, 2013||
Gayle inning helps RCB to top points table
Chris Gayle set a new record in T20 cricket by scoring the fastest century of 30 balls getting past Yusuf Pathan’s 37 ball century, highest score of 175 not out in 66 balls getting past Brendon McCullum’s 158 not out with 17 huge sixes as RCB set the highest run target in T20 of 263...
|Apr 24, 2013||
Delhi Back Being Pointless Punjab Steal A Win
Kings XI Punjab continued their good run in IPL 6 by crushing Delhi Daredevils by 5 wickets in a feeble run chase of only 121 runs. Delhi’s batsmen faltered again on good batting conditions and despite having enormous fan support at the Kotla who just thought their bad days are over; Delhi...
|Apr 23, 2013||
Runs rain as Kings XI Punjab chase down Pune Warriors India mammoth 185 in ipl 6
The Sunday night T-20 contest of the sixth edition of Indian Premier League, which was between Kings XI Punjab and Pune Warriors India, proved to be yet another edge-of-the-seat match for the cricket admirers. Prior to the match both the teams were considered to be minnows, though capable of...
|Apr 23, 2013||
CSK hands over sixth loss for Delhi
Delhi Daredevils are going through one of the most woeful forms in the Indian Premier League. The team were one of the most formidable force during the last ipl schedule; however their forms in the ongoing season has been far from replicating what they did last summer. Delhi Daredevils came...
|Apr 15, 2013||
Sunrisers Falter At KKR Fortress
Finally a much needed win for KKR arrived in the form of some batting brilliance by captain Gambhir followed by Morgan and Kallis. Their efforts made it possible for KKR to put up a target of 181 for Hyderabad which definitely looked difficult considering the bowling unit KKR has. Apart from a...
|Apr 7, 2013||
DRI probe begins along with IPL 2013
The cricketing world is witnessing the razzmatazz filled T20 tournament, Indian Premier League’s sixth season. As much as the league has been followed for the edge-of-the-seat cricket encounters, it has been followed equally and avidly for controversies. With the beginning of the...
|Feb 22, 2013||
IPL 2013 only millionaire Maxwell eyeing Sachin wicket
It seems that nothing can go wrong for Glenn Maxwell at the moment. The Australian all rounder became the top gainer in this year’s player auction for sixth Indian Premier League. The 24 year old has been awarded 1 million US Dollars for donning Mumbai Indian’s jersey in the...
|Oct 6, 2012||
West Indies decimate Australians in Semi Final
West Indies decimated the Australians in a clinical display of ruthlessness and aggression. So resounding was the dominance of the West Indies that the Australians were never in the match after the fifth over during the chase. Bailey was the lone man from the Australian side who could offer...
|Oct 5, 2012||
Pakistan vs Sri Lanka ICC World Cup T20
Mahela Jaywardena rose to the occasion in the semi finals of the World Cup T20 to carve out a talismanic 42 off 36 balls on a pitch that was turning square to script a 16 run victory over Pakistan. His counterpart Hafeez overcame another horrendously slow start to compile a well made 42 but...
|Oct 3, 2012||
Equations for India to Qualify Semi Finals
If India wants to enter Semi Finals than you can assume its tough call. Not only they would need to win the game but ensure they won it by high margin. Pakistan's win against Australia, has given India nightmare. Currently India are behind 2 points in points table. For equations to work for...
|Oct 2, 2012||
Sri Lanka and West Indies enters semi finals
With only 2 matches left to decide the fate of the teams in Group 2 of the super eights. Things seen to be pretty decent in the first group as the first 2 teams have qualified for the semi finals. Sri Lanka and West Indies are the 2 teams from Group 1 who have qualified for the semis after...
|Oct 1, 2012||
Points Table before last matches of Super Eight
Only 4 games left to be played in the super eights and the various permutations and combinations have started to predict which 4 teams will move on to the semi finals of the T20 World Cup. Group 1 has Sri Lanka on the top of the table with 4 points after beating both New Zealand and West...
|Sep 30, 2012||
Update Points table as on September 29
With the super eights of the T20 World Cup already under way it is rather tough to decide which 4 teams will qualify for the semi finals because at present everything seems to be evenly poised in both the groups. Starting with Group 1 Sri Lanka is not top of the tree winning both their matches...
|Sep 29, 2012||
Australia destroy India and win by 9 wickets
In the 4 th match of the super eights India went down very poorly to Australia losing by 9 wickets. Batting first India suffered an early set back after Gautam Gambhir was dismissed by a cheeky run out. India never really recovered from that blow and the inform Virat Kohli was almost dismissed...
|Sep 29, 2012||
Pakistan wins over South Africa, tops table
Pakistan started their super eights campaign of the T20 world cup with a victory over South Africa. According to the high scoring standards so far in this tournament this match did not see such big hitting and neither were too many runs scored. After winning the toss South Africa elected to bat...
|Sep 28, 2012||
West Indies tops beating England in Super Eight
West Indies registered their first victory of the T20 World Cup and it came at a time when they needed the most. After winning the toss West Indies elected to bat first and it was a good decision in the end because their opening pair got them off to a flier scoring almost 9.5 runs per over....
|Sep 28, 2012||
Nail biting finish to the first match of the super eights between Sri Lanka and New Zealand
The first match of the super eights gave a slight hint at what was coming in the next matches of the T20 World Cup. This is the first match of the tournament that has gone to the super over. Electing to bat first after winning the toss New Zealand went off to a flier scoring almost 8 runs per...
|Sep 26, 2012||
Points Table at the end of group stage format
The group matches are over and the points table is set. Group A sees India as the winner of the group and England will enter the super eights as the runners up. In Group B Australia and West Indies have qualified for the super eights. Australia won both their group matches and as a result they...
|Sep 25, 2012||
A close picture after an week of T20 World Cup 2012
As the super eights are closing up the points table has had a big turnaround in the last couple of days. With South Africa beating Sri Lanka earlier and Pakistan beating New Zealand things have all become pretty balanced. Most recently India had beaten England in a one sided match which took...
|Sep 24, 2012||
Update At the end of 6th day of World Twenty20 2012
The group matches are almost over and teams from group A and C have already made it to the super eights. The match between Pakistan and Bangladesh is yet to be played and that will decide who will be the topper in Group D. Similarly Group B is still in search of the runner up team who will...
|Sep 23, 2012||
Update At the end of 5th day of World Twenty20
The points table of the T20 World Cup has changed with the recent ups and downs in the matches. Group A saw the massive defeat of Afghanistan in the hands of England and the 116 runs victory has kept the English team on top of the group because of a superior run rate. India who had beaten...
|Sep 22, 2012||
Points table after the fourth day of the T20 World Cup
The fourth day of the T20 world cup lots of ups and downs in the points table with England going to the top of the table in Group A leaving India in the second spot. England was up against Afghanistan and the 116 run victory helped England with the run rate and eventually they made it to the...
|Sep 21, 2012||
Points table as it stands after the 3rd day
With only 3 days into the T20 World Cup the points table looks just what it was expected at the start of the tournament. Except for Group D all the other groups have opened their points table. In Group A, India is on top after beating Afghanistan in their first match. It was an easy victory for...
|Sep 20, 2012||
Update At the end of 2nd day of World Twenty20 2012
With just three games played and into the third day of the T20 World Cup the points table looks as they should have when the pre match predictions were made. Six teams have already played their first respective group match namely A, B and C. Sri Lanka started off the tournament with a...
|Sep 14, 2012||
The Points Table For ICC T20 World Cup 2012
One of the biggest events in cricket is round the corner. It is agreed by all that the shortest version of cricket is the most exciting version and there is nothing like it when there is a world championship of the t20 matches. The ICC World T20 championship tournament will be starting from...