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Sarfraz vows to arrest Pakistan's T20 downslide  Apr 6, 6:11 pm
Karachi, Apr 06 (ANI): Newly-appointed Pakistan T20 captain Sarfraz Ahmed has stressed that his primary objective will be to improve his side's position on the ICC rankings, where they are languishing at seventh spot following a disappointing outing in the Asia Cup and World T20.
Malinga ruled out of World T20 with knee niggle  Mar 18, 5:18 pm
Bengaluru, Mar 18 (ANI): Sri Lankan pace spearhead Lasith Malinga has been ruled of the ongoing World Twenty20 after failing to recover substantially from a knee injury that has plagued him since November.
India fail to decode Kiwi puzzle in World T20 opener  Mar 15, 11:23 pm
Nagpur (Maharashtra), Mar.15 (ANI): India failed to maintain their Asia Cup winning streak as they suffered a humiliating 47-run defeat at the hands of New Zealand in their opening match of the World T20 at Vidarbha Cricket Stadium here on Tuesday.
Mathews asks struggling Lanka to play with freedom in World T20  Mar 10, 12:25 pm
Johannesburg, Mar.10 (ANI): Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews, who has recently replaced injured Lasith Malinga as the T20 skipper, believes that the World T20 would allow his side to get free from the burden of expectation.
Pakistan can still beat any team in world: Yasir Arafat  Mar 10, 11:14 am
Karachi, Mar.10 (ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Yasir Arafat believes that his side can beat any team in the world even with average batting performance as they head into their World T20 campaign beginning on March 16 in Kolkata.
Dispute among Waqar, Afridi clouds Pak's World T20 hopes  Mar 9, 10:43 am
Karachi, March.9 (ANI): Pressure on Pakistan continues to mount as there have been reports of a rift between head coach Waqar Younis and skipper Shahid Afridi as well as the differences between the top officials among the country's cricket board.
Kohli praises Dhawan after steering India to sixth Asia Cup title  Mar 7, 4:36 pm
Mirpur, Mar 07 (ANI): Star batsman Virat Kohli has heaped praise on Shikhar Dhawan after the left-hand opener came back to his prime form with a match-winning innings that guided India to their sixth Asia Cup title on Sunday.
India to enter World T20 as world number one   Mar 7, 2:42 pm
New Delhi, March.7 (ANI): India, which have lifted the Asia Cup title for the sixth time, have strengthen their reputation as a strong title contender for the ICC World T20 as they will enter the tournament as the number-one ranked side.
Cricket fraternity congratulates India post Asia Cup triumph  Mar 7, 2:09 pm
New Delhi, March.7 (ANI): The Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led side received a flurry of wishes from the cricketing fraternity after they thrashed Bangladesh by eight-wickets to seal the Asia Cup Trophy on Sunday.
Shehzad replaces Khurram in Pak squad for World T20  Mar 7, 1:04 pm
Karachi, March.7 (ANI): Pakistan opening batsman Ahmed Shehzad has been called in the World T20 squad as a replacement for Khurram Manzoor.
Delighted Dhoni insists India upbeat for World T20 post `special` Asia Cup victory  Mar 7, 10:14 am
Mirpur, March.7 (ANI): After lifting the Asia Cup trophy without losing a single match in the tournament, India's limited-over's skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has described the victory as 'special' and admitted that it will boost his side's confidence ahead of the upcoming World T20.
Dhawan guides India to sixth Asia Cup title  Mar 7, 12:13 am
Mirpur, Mar.6 (ANI): Shikhar Dhawan, who had not been among runs in the recent past, produced a scintillating 60-run knock to guide India to their sixth Asia Cup title win defeating Bangladesh by eights wicket in the final played at the Shere-E-Bangla Stadium here on Sunday.
Mahmudullah, Sabbir muscle Bangladesh to 120 in Asia Cup final  Mar 6, 10:31 pm
Mirpur, Mar.6 (ANI): A 45-run partnership off just 20 balls between Mahmudullah and Sabbir Rahman helped Bangladesh set a competitive 121-run target for India in the 15-over Asia Cup final here at the Shere-e-Bangla Stadium in Mirpur on Sunday.
India opt to bowl in 15-over Asia Cup final  Mar 6, 8:58 pm
Mirpur, Mar.6 (ANI): India has won the toss and elected to field in the Asia Cup final here at the Shere-e-Bangla Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka.
Asia Cup final: Toss delayed as heavy downpour plays spoilsport  Mar 6, 7:28 pm
Mirpur, Mar.6 (ANI): Heavy downpour accompanied by thundershowers threatened to play spoilsport in the final of the Asia Cup T20 between India and Bangladesh here at the Shere-e-Bangla Stadium at Mirpur in Dhaka on Sunday.
Asia Cup final: Delayed start expected due to thunderstorm  Mar 6, 6:27 pm
Mirpur, Mar.6 (ANI): The start of the Asia Cup final between India and Bangladesh is likely to be delayed as heavy rain is currently pouring in here in Dhaka on Sunday.
India takes on Bangladesh in Asia Cup final today  Mar 6, 9:50 am
New Delhi, Mar. 6 (ANI): India will take on hosts Bangladesh today in the final of the Asia Cup Twenty20 cricket tournament in Mirpur.
Bangladesh fans clash with police over tickets for Asia Cup final  Mar 5, 4:25 pm
Dhaka, Mar.05 (ANI): A clash erupted between desperate ticket seekers in Bangladesh and police due to shortage of tickets for Sunday's Asia Cup final against India in Mirpur.
Shastri backs India to display fearless cricket against Bangladesh  Mar 5, 3:18 pm
Mirpur, Mar.05 (ANI): Team Director Ravi Shastri has expressed that he hoped to see India continue their fearless brand of cricket in the Asia Cup final here against hosts Bangladesh on Sunday.
Dhoni wary of buoyant Bangladesh ahead of Asia Cup final  Mar 5, 12:54 pm
Mirpur, Mar.05 (ANI): India's limited-overs skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni believes that Asia Cup finalists Bangladesh have improved as a side over the years, insisting that defeating a home side is always difficult.
Asia Cup: Akmal's fireworks helps Pak thrash Lanka in dead rubber  Mar 4, 10:41 pm
Mirpur, March.4 (ANI): Umar Akmal produced a brilliant batting display to help Pakistan sweep aside Sri Lanka by six wickets in the inconsequential tenth Asia Cup T20 clash here at the Shere Bangla National Stadium on Friday.
PCB constitutes `special committee` to investigate Pak's Asia Cup drubbing  Mar 4, 5:23 pm
Karachi, March.4 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has constituted a special committee in a bid to examine Pakistan's disappointing display in the ongoing Asia Cup T20 and will also keep a close eye on the national side's performance in the upcoming World T20 in India.
PCB chief slams Pak's `painful` performance in Asia Cup   Mar 4, 3:26 pm
Johannesburg, March.4 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan has slammed his side's disappointing performance in the ongoing Asia Cup T20 and also hinted at making sweeping changes in the management system ahead of the World T20 in India.
Negi credits `Captain Cool` Dhoni for easing pressure on debut  Mar 4, 2:33 pm
Mirpur, Mar.04 (ANI): Indian spinning all-rounder Pawan Negi, who made his first international appearance against the United Arab Emirates in the Asia Cup on Thursday, revealed that he overcame a nervous shaky start after receiving a sense of calm from skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
India crush UAE in low-scoring Asia Cup dead-rubber  Mar 3, 10:34 pm
Mirpur, March.3 (ANI): India continued their dominating performance in the shortest format of the game as they claimed a comfortable nine-wicket win over minnows UAE in the inconsequential ninth Asia Cup T20 clash here at the Shere Bangla National Stadium on Thursday.