Asia Cup-2016

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Pakistan legend Waqar Younis suffered financially after stepping down as head coach: PCB source
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Pakistan legend Waqar Younis suffered financially after stepping down as head coach: PCB source

Former Pakistan head coach Waqar Younis had to suffer monetary loss after he resigned from his post in April and did not wait for the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to release him from his two-year contract before the tour to England.

Ready to help Pakistan cricket, but some PCB officials don't want that: Wasim Akram
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Ready to help Pakistan cricket, but some PCB officials don't want that: Wasim Akram

Wasim Akram added that Pakistan cricket needed to upgrade and modernise itself as it was 10 years behind other big nations.

Sound that came from Dhoni's bat in Asia Cup is good news for India before ICC WT20: Sachin Tendulkar
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Sound that came from Dhoni's bat in Asia Cup is good news for India before ICC WT20: Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar says the "sound" that came off skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni's bat during the recent Asia Cup was a reflection of his positive mindset and it was a good news for already "favourites" India in the World Twenty20.

I suggested Dhoni to promote himself up the order in Asia Cup final: Harbhajan Singh
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I suggested Dhoni to promote himself up the order in Asia Cup final: Harbhajan Singh

Veteran spinner Harbhajan Singh also laid special emphasis on his fitness for retaining his place in the team, especially when competing against youngsters.

ICC World T20 2016: If India look to be favourites, thank our underrated bowlers for it
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ICC World T20 2016: If India look to be favourites, thank our underrated bowlers for it

The selectors went to work after India lost 0-2 against South Africa in T20s and the changes they have wrought have transformed the side, especially the bowling. The introduction of Ashish Nehra and Jasprit Bumrah has ignited the bowling attack.

Takeaways for India from Asia Cup: Kohli's consistency, Yuvraj's grit and clarity over each player's role
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Takeaways for India from Asia Cup: Kohli's consistency, Yuvraj's grit and clarity over each player's role

One-trick ponies aren’t going to be enough even in the blink and miss version of cricket. This is where India were clearly head and shoulders ahead of their competition in the Asia Cup

Ignore the Dhoni-Taskin morphed graphic: Violent imagery has been part of cricket for a while now
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Ignore the Dhoni-Taskin morphed graphic: Violent imagery has been part of cricket for a while now

Violent imagery isn't new in sport, stop running around like headless chickens over it

High praise: Dhoni knows his job better than anyone else, says Kohli
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High praise: Dhoni knows his job better than anyone else, says Kohli

Virat Kohli was all praise for India limited-overs skipper MS Dhoni after the latter's six-ball 20 helped finish the game for India in the Asia Cup final.

Asia Cup 2016: First the storm, then the calm as Kohli, Dhawan and Dhoni script the perfect chase
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Asia Cup 2016: First the storm, then the calm as Kohli, Dhawan and Dhoni script the perfect chase

The sixth Asia Cup title and Dhoni's fourth multi-national tournament win ensured India's warm-up to the ICC World T20 has been near-flawless.

Bangladesh's effort on the field left a lot to be desired but they will take heart from Asia Cup campaign
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Bangladesh's effort on the field left a lot to be desired but they will take heart from Asia Cup campaign

In the end, home conditions ironically seemed to conspire against Bangladesh. First the rain shortened the game, thus stacking the odds even more in favour of India’s power-based batting.

Cricket looks a bit easier on television than when we play it at the ground: MS Dhoni
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Cricket looks a bit easier on television than when we play it at the ground: MS Dhoni

Exactly eight months after his cricketing epitaph was written by all and sundry following a series loss to Bangladesh, Mahendra Singh Dhoni took a jibe at his detractors saying that "freedom of expression" in India is used liberally by people when it comes to having an opinion on cricket.

We are on track for World T20, says MS Dhoni after Asia Cup triumph
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We are on track for World T20, says MS Dhoni after Asia Cup triumph

As India lifted the Asia Cup trophy without losing a single match in the tournament, skipper MS Dhoni said they were well on track for the World Twenty20, beginning in two days time.

'Return of Dhoni's powerful finishing': Twitter reacts to India's thumping Asia Cup win over Bangladesh
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'Return of Dhoni's powerful finishing': Twitter reacts to India's thumping Asia Cup win over Bangladesh

India thrashed Bangladesh in thumping style with eight wickets and seven balls to spare, lifting the Asia Cup for the sixth time in the tournament's history.

Hope Asia Cup final defeat doesn’t affect us in World T20, says Bangladesh captain Mortaza
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Hope Asia Cup final defeat doesn’t affect us in World T20, says Bangladesh captain Mortaza

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza is dejected that his team was not able to gift the cricket crazy home fans a victory which would have been "huge" for them but at the same time wants to quickly shrug off the disappointment ahead of their ICC World T20 campaign.

Champions! India clinch record sixth Asia Cup title after a comprehensive win over Bangladesh
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Champions! India clinch record sixth Asia Cup title after a comprehensive win over Bangladesh

ndia clinched the Asia Cup trophy for a record sixth time after beating hosts Bangladesh by eight wickets, riding on Shikhar Dhawan's scintillating 44- ball-60 in a rain-truncated final

Complete domination: Kohli, Dhawan power India past Bangladesh for sixth Asia Cup trophy
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Complete domination: Kohli, Dhawan power India past Bangladesh for sixth Asia Cup trophy

India clinched the Asia Cup trophy for a record sixth time after beating hosts Bangladesh by eight wickets, riding on Shikhar Dhawan's scintillating 44- ball-60 in a rain-truncated final.

Asia Cup 2016: The Taskin-Dhoni morphed image isn’t hype; it’s just bad taste and pure madness
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Asia Cup 2016: The Taskin-Dhoni morphed image isn’t hype; it’s just bad taste and pure madness

When the morphed image of Taskin-Dhoni -- exactly replicating a beheading replete with rage -- popped up on my FB screen, my first reaction was one of nausea and anger.

Asia Cup 2016 Final: Can Bangladesh's tigerish aggression halt India's excellent winning run?
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Asia Cup 2016 Final: Can Bangladesh's tigerish aggression halt India's excellent winning run?

Unstoppable so far with clinical performances, a formidable India will square off against a passionate and sprightly Bangladesh in their quest for continental supremacy in the final of the Asia Cup Twenty20