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'Mentor' Akram hails 'special' KKR ahead of IPL clash against Delhi Daredevils   Apr 19, 11:32 am
Karachi, Apr 19 (ANI): Pakistani pace bowling legend Wasim Akram has hailed the Kolkata Knight Riders team, which he is mentoring, and said that they do not have a 'run-of-the-mill' attack.
Rahane's half-ton boosts Rajasthan Royals to 4-wicket IPL win over Sunrisers Hyderabad  Apr 19, 9:05 am
Manama, Apr 19 (ANI): Indian batting star Ajinkya Rahane has scored an impressive half-century to send his Indian Premier League (IPL) side Rajasthan Royals to a four-wicket victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad on Friday in a low-scoring game at Abu Dhabi.
'Icon' Sachin likely to 'mentor' Mumbai Indians players during IPL-7  Apr 16, 10:59 am
Manama, Apr 16 (ANI): Retired Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar may reportedly act as a mentor for the Mumbai Indians players during the seventh season of the Indian Premier League, set to begin in the UAE from April 16.
Shikhar Dhawan among Wisden's Five Cricketers of the Year  Apr 10, 8:29 am
New Delhi, Apr 10 (ANI): Indian batting star Shikhar Dhawan has earned top honours by being named in the prestigious Wisden's list of Five Cricketers of the Year, an honour dating back to 1889, for his 2013 performance.
Twenty20 WC final: Dhoni says Lanka executed plans well, India lost in middle overs  Apr 7, 8:53 am
Dhaka, Apr.7 (ANI): Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said on Sunday night that his team lost the Twenty20 World Cup final to Sri Lanka in the middle overs during their batting, and added that Sri Lanka executed their plans very well, especially during the death overs.
Dhoni hails 'consistent' Kohli's efforts in sending India to World T20 finals  Apr 5, 8:43 am
Johannesburg, Apr 5 (ANI): Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has hailed batting star Virat Kohli's consistency for helping India clinch a slot in the World Twenty20 finals following their six-wicket win over South Africa in the semi-finals at Dhaka on Friday.
Latif says picking senior's over young players 'backfired' following Pak's World T20 fallout  Apr 3, 4:23 pm
Karachi, Apr. 03 (ANI): Pakistan's new cricket chief selector Rashid Latif has said that relying on senior players backfired following the team's batting collapse against the West Indies, which saw Pakistan crash out from the World Twenty20 tournament.
Owais Shah reveals batting tricks to triumph against 'death bowlers' in T20s   Apr 3, 1:53 pm
London, Apr 3 (ANI): English Twenty20 specialist batsman Owais Shah has revealed the tricks a batsman can use to make sure he triumphs against 'death bowlers' in the shortest format of the game.
Rameez Raja blames nerves, poor batting display for Pak's T20 'humiliation'   Apr 3, 1:39 pm
Karachi, Apr 3 (ANI): Former Pakistani captain Rameez Raja has blamed the lack of a 'sound batting cupboard' and nerves for Pakistan's poor World Twenty20 display against West Indies, which saw them out of the tournament without qualifying for the semi-finals.
Amla says opener's strategy to be guided by Proteas' 'needs' in T20 semis with India  Apr 3, 10:27 am
Johannesburg, Apr 3 (ANI): Veteran South African opener Hashim Amla has said that his batting strategy will be guided by 'what the team needs' in their World Twenty20 semi-final against India in Dhaka on Friday.
Inverarity says Doolan still preferred option for No.3 spot despite CA contract omission  Apr 1, 2:00 pm
Sydney, Apr 1 (ANI): Australian chairman of selector John Inverarity has revealed that even though Alex Doolan has been omitted in favour of Phillip Hughes and Shaun Marsh for a Cricket Australia (CA) contract, he is still the preferred option for the No.3 batting spot.
McCullum admits still trying to 'work out what went wrong' in T20 loss to Sri Lanka  Apr 1, 11:42 am
Wellington, Apr 1 (ANI): New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum has admitted he is still trying to 'work out' what went wrong after his team limped out of the World Twenty20 tournament following a 59-run thrashing by Sri Lanka on Monday.
Broad admits 'no excuses' from England for 'humiliating' World T20 thrashing by Netherlands  Apr 1, 9:33 am
Sydney, Apr 1 (ANI): England Twenty20 captain Stuart Broad has admitted that there are 'no excuses' from his team for letting down their supporters with their humiliating defeat to minnows the Netherlands in the World Twenty20.
World Twenty20: McCullum helps New Zealand beat Netherland by six wickets   Mar 29, 7:31 pm
Chhittagong, Mar.29 (ANI): Riding on Brendon McCullum's impressive batting, New Zealand registered a six wicket win over Netherland in the ICC World Twenty20 tournament at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong on Saturday.
Miandad calls on Pak to 'relive' 1992 WC 'winning spirit' in World T20  Mar 27, 12:53 pm
Karachi, Mar 27 (ANI): Former Pakistani captain Javed Miandad has urged the current national squad to develop a winning spirit by 'reliving' the 1992 World Cup spirit.
Finch planning to replicate T20 form in first-class cricket to stake Test claim for Oz  Mar 26, 3:23 pm
Sydney, Mar 26 (ANI): Australian batsman Aaron Finch is reportedly planning to replicate his devastating Twenty20 form in the first-class format to stake a claim for a Test spot in the future.
Guptill says Kiwis need to improve batting, bowling 'at death' to save World T20 campaign  Mar 26, 2:26 pm
Sydney, Mar 26 (ANI): New Zealand opener Martin Guptill has said that his team must improve both its batting and bowling at the death in order to reach the semi-finals of the World Twenty20 tournament.
Younis advises Hafeez to utilise 'in zone' Akmal's 'services' up T20 batting order  Mar 26, 12:06 pm
Karachi, Mar 26 (ANI): Pakistani fast bowling great and former coach Waqar Younis has advised Twenty20 captain Mohammad Hafeez to utilise the services of young batsman Umar Akmal up the order, saying that Akmal is in his 'zone' at the moment.
Moeen Ali in 'upbeat mood' despite England's poor form ahead of World T20 opener  Mar 21, 3:06 pm
London, Mar 21 (ANI): England newcomer Moeen Ali has said that he believes he can make an instant mark on international cricket despite England's disastrous form going into their World Twenty20 opener against New Zealand on Saturday.
'Cocky' Gayle helped Sohag Gazi etch name on Test records!  Mar 20, 3:38 pm
Sydney, Mar 20 (ANI): West Indian batting star Chris Gayle has reportedly poked fun at young Bangladeshi all-rounder Sohag Gazi, first asking who Gazi is and then saying that he made the player famous.
Mickey Arthur signed to coach in Caribbean Premier League   Mar 20, 12:07 pm
Sydney, Mar 20 (ANI): Sacked former Australian coach Mickey Arthur will reportedly form an unlikely alliance with West Indies batting star Chris Gayle following his joining the Caribbean Premier League Twenty20 tournament as a coach.
Zaheer Abbas backs 'great' Kohli to 'break all records in international cricket'  Mar 18, 10:31 am
Karachi, Mar 18 (ANI): Pakistani batting legend Zaheer Abbas has backed Indian batting ace Virat Kohli to break all the records in international cricket and said that the premier Indian batter is destined for greatness.
Yasir Hameed can help Pak resolve batting woes: Report  Mar 16, 12:29 pm
Karachi, Mar 16 (ANI): Veteran Pakistani batsman Yasir Hameed, who hit a record two centuries on his Test debut against Bangladesh, can help resolve the batting woes of the national team, according to a report.
Du Plessis fears 'powerhouse' Oz will be 'dangerous' opponents in World T20  Mar 16, 8:51 am
Johannesburg, Mar 16 (ANI): South African Twenty20 captain Faf du Plessis has admitted that Australia will be a formidable opponent in the World T20 boosted by their strong batting line-up.
Nasir Jamshed says 'over-eagerness' to improve fitness led to decline in batting form  Mar 15, 2:09 pm
Karachi, Mar 15 (ANI): Pakistani batsman Nasir Jamshed has said that his 'over-eagerness' to improve his fitness is responsible for the decline of his batting form and consequently, his dropping from the Pakistan squad.