South Africa confident of taking on Indian spinners

South Africa feel they have the batting to take on what they expect to be a barrage of spin from India when they meet in the World Twenty20 semi-finals in Bangladesh on Friday.

Pak cricketers likely to get pay hikes in new central contract

Pakistani cricketers are expected to get handsome pay hikes in their new central contracts, a Pakistan Cricket Board official said.

Indian pacers do not `warm up` to Dawes` `Mannequin Training`

India`s bowling coach Joe Dawes has been under-fire for quite sometime as his `out of the box` coaching methods are simply not working and there was a distinct lack of energy evident among the Indian players ahead of their opening warm-up tie against Sri Lanka tomorrow.

Zaheer`s fitness key to India`s success, feels Akram

Pace spearhead Zaheer Khan quickly needs to regroup his resources and improve his fitness level if India are to fancy their chances of winning the World Cup Twenty20 again, feels former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram.

Afghanistan want more top games after T20 qualification

Afghanistan captain Nawroz Mangal led his side to a place in the ICC Twenty20 world cup and then said he wanted the team to be given the chance to compete against the top cricketing nations on a regular basis.