Sir Richard Hadlee, legendary New Zealand all-rounder, says Test cricket must for T20's existence

New Zealand pace great Sir Richard Hadlee is a purist at heart and no fan of cricket's shortest international format - T20. Hadlee, who once held the world record of taking most Test wickets with his 431 scalps, has no qualms in asserting that the shortest format will not survive if Tests are not taken care of.

Feb 28, 2020, 14:53 PM IST

South Africa stroll to 9-wicket win over India in 3rd T20I, level series 1-1

South Africa beat India by nine wickets in the third T20I to level the three-match series 1-1, here on Sunday.

Sep 23, 2019, 00:23 AM IST

Melbourne Stars batsman Seb Gotch confident yet cautious ahead of BBL|08 final

The 25-year-old cricketer smashed a six to help his side emerge victorious, after the Stars needed three runs from eight deliveries against the Hurricanes.  

Feb 15, 2019, 17:57 PM IST

Won't pick up bat again after retirement: Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli shares retirement plans ahead of the opening ODI of the three-match series against Australia in Sydney on Saturday. 

Jan 11, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

Harmanpreet Kaur named ICC Women's T20I 2018 team captain

Smriti Mandhana and Poonam Yadav are the two India girls who feature in both the ODI and T20I squads.

Dec 31, 2018, 16:16 PM IST

Indian women beat Australia by 48 runs in WT20

India beat Australia by 48 runs in a group B match of the ICC Women's World T20 on Saturday.

Nov 17, 2018, 23:54 PM IST

India vs West Indies 1st T20: India beat West Indies by 5 wickets to take 1-0 series lead

The first T20 at Kolkata turned out to be a thriller after the West Indies were dismissed for a score of just 109. India recorded a nervy five-wicket win on the back of a 34 ball 31 by Dinesh Karthik. 

Nov 04, 2018, 18:30 PM IST

Why Dhoni was dropped from T20 should stay within team, selectors: Sachin Tendulkar

At present, India yet to play three ODIs and three T20Is against West Indies.

Nov 01, 2018, 21:38 PM IST

Cricket: Afghanistan's Zazai smashes six sixes in an over

Afghan 20-year-old Hazratullah Zazai joined a select group of cricketers on Sunday by smashing six sixes in an over in a domestic tournament.

Oct 15, 2018, 13:10 PM IST

Justin Langer to head selection panel for Australia's T20 side

Australia's next Twenty20 series is away against world number one Pakistan in October. 


Jul 27, 2018, 11:12 AM IST

Joe Root will come out all guns blazing after T20 axe, hopes coach Paul Farbrace

Paul Farbrace says he still thinks that if England are to be successful in T20 cricket over the next couple of years, Joe Root will play a big part in that.

Jul 10, 2018, 12:26 PM IST

Hardik Pandya credits Rohit Sharma's 'special' century for India's T20I series win against England

Rohit Sharma did not have the best of outings with the bat in the first two T20s against England, scoring 32 and 5. But he got back his mojo on Sunday night and smashed an unbeaten 100 off just 56 balls with the help of 11 boundaries and five sixes to steer India home.

Jul 09, 2018, 10:56 AM IST

England's Stuart Broad aims to return for England-India Tests

Broad is eager to return for Nottinghamshire when they take on Surrey in the County Championship, starting on July 22.



Jul 06, 2018, 14:38 PM IST

T20 tri-series: Pakistan thrashes Australia by 45 runs in dress rehearsal

In their second encounter in the T20 tri-series in Zimbabwe, Pakistan defeated Australia by 45 runs on Thursday. With this, Australia’s long wait to climb on the top of the ICC’s T20I rankings went in the back burner.

Jul 06, 2018, 00:18 AM IST

ECB proposes new 100-ball format of cricket

The new domestic competition, which will start in the summer of 2020, will see each side face 15 six-ball overs and another 10 deliveries in one over to make up a total of 100 balls.

Apr 20, 2018, 14:29 PM IST

Longer format losing significance among youngsters, says England captain Eoin Morgan

The longer format - Tests or County - have become irrelevant to young players, he said.

Apr 12, 2018, 17:29 PM IST

JIO to deploy pre-5G high-speed system in Delhi, Mumbai stadiums this T20 season

JI0 will deploy 4G advanced Massive MIMO to provide high-speed user experience during April and May's T20 matches in Delhi and Mumbai stadiums.

Apr 07, 2018, 10:46 AM IST

New Zealand all-rounder Corey Anderson returning to Somerset for T20 season

Anderson, who has featured in 13 Tests, 49 one-day matches and 29 Twenty20 internationals for the Black Caps, made his presence felt in last year`s competition when he bludgeoned 81 from 45 balls on his Somerset bow against Surrey.

Feb 28, 2018, 18:53 PM IST

I could hit Yuzvendra Chahal because I love playing leg-spinners: Heinrich Klaasen

Much like at the Wanderers, Klaasen was harsh on Chahal and took him for 23 runs in the 13th over to turn the match on its head. The wrist spin duo of Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav have been largely successful against Proteas but have been taken to the cleaners by Klaasen.

Feb 22, 2018, 13:39 PM IST

Heinrich Klaasen credits JP Duminy for taking fear out of him during Centurion T20

Klaasen smashed 69 off 30 balls as the Proteas won by six wickets last night to level the three-match series 1-1. The big-hitting batsman said that Duminy, who put on 97 runs off 49 balls for the third wicket with Klaasen, told him to go big.

Feb 22, 2018, 13:27 PM IST